Athletic fields within the Downers Grove Park District are available to rent for baseball, football, lacrosse, soccer and softball.

A synthetic turf field is available at Doerhoefer Park for games, practices or tournaments.

Field Reservations

Reserve a field today by completing the Field Permit Application and submitting it to the Recreation Manager - Community Services, 2455 Warrenville Road, Downers Grove, IL 60515 or email at akish@dgparks.org

Beginning April 15, permit requests are accepted for dates between April 20 and August 31. Please complete the Athletics Rental Request form and email to akish@dgparks.org. Please note, the Park District reserves the right to cancel reservations due to concerns with COVID-19. Reservations are subject to field and weather conditions.

Athletics rental manual

athletic field rental application

LIGHTNING SAFETY TIPS


Advanced Athletic Fields

Rental Fees

Resident
Hourly Rate
Non-Resident
Hourly Rate
Doerhoefer Synthetic Turf Field $130 $180
Diamond (80' or 90') $43 $53
Diamond (70' or smaller) $38 $48
Full Size Field (11 v 11) $43 $53
Youth Field $38 $48
Lights (per hour) $45 $45

Outdoor Facilities

Memorial Park Doerhoefer Park
  • North Baseball Diamond #1 (60', 70' bases)
  • South Baseball Diamond #2 (90' bases)
  • North Baseball Diamond #1
    (60', 70' bases)
  • Central Baseball Diamond #2
    (60', 65', 70' bases)
  • South Baseball Diamond #3
    (60', 65', 70' bases)
Gilbert Randall Park
  • 1 Baseball Diamond
    (80' bases)
  • 1 Baseball Diamond
    (60' bases)
O'Brien Park Washington Park
  • Backstop only
  • 1 Baseball Diamond
    (60' bases)
McCollum Park Whitlock Park
  • #1 Northwest Diamond (290' to fence)
  • #2 Northeast Diamond (210' to fence)
  • #3 Southeast Diamond (290' to fence)
  • #4 Southwest Diamond (290' to fence)
  • West Diamond #1
    (80', 90' bases)
  • East Diamond #3
    (90' bases)
Ruth K. Powers Park
  • Northeast Baseball Diamond (60' bases)
  • Southwest Baseball Diamond (60' bases)

Batting Cages

Recreation Center

Cages can be reserved for 30-minute time blocks for up to one hour. Pitching machine must be operated by the participant, and batters must supply a helmet and bat.

  • Pitching machine and balls provided
  • reservations must be made 24-hours in advance
  • Reservation available on Sundays

Fee (Per 1/2 Hour)

Resident Non-Resident
$15 $20