Drinking Fountain and Restroom Winterization

October 11, 2019

As cooler weather approaches, the Northbrook Park District is beginning its annual shutdown and winterization of park restrooms and drinking fountains. Winterization will start October 21. The shutdown is expected to be completed by November 11. “There are more than 18 sites in the parks system where the water supply needs to be shut off …

Fall into Fun at Northbrook Autumnfest

October 4, 2019

Celebrate the season of pumpkin spice and everything nice with an afternoon of hayrides, entertainment and a variety of awesome autumn activities! Set for 2-6pm Saturday, October 12 at Meadowhill Park, 1479 Maple Avenue, the free Northbrook Autumnfest features hayrides, face painting, crafts, a pumpkin patch and pumpkin decorating contest. Other activities include a bonfire …

Bond with Dad at Father-Son Sports Night

September 6, 2019

Score some points for great memories at Northbrook Park District’s new Father-Son Sports Night! Open to ages 4-9, the event is set for 6:30-8:30pm, Saturday, September 21 at Greenbriar Gym, 1225 Greenbriar Lane. Activities include basketball, floor hockey and soccer. Pizza and soft drinks will be served after the games. “We’ve had so much success …

National Park and Recreation Month

Get Your Game On in July!

July 9, 2019

Head out and play in July with the Northbrook Park District and the National Recreation and Park Association. July is National Park and Recreation Month and we have plenty of ways to enjoy active fun at our parks and facilities. With “Game On!” as the theme for 2019, the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) …

Northbrook Dog Park

Fetch Fitness and Friendship at Northbrook Dog Park

June 7, 2019

Enjoy the outdoors with your four-legged friend! Northbrook Dog Park offers the only park area where dogs can run and play off-leash. Located at Coast Guard Park, 2490 Dundee Road, the park features an enclosed 2-acre area for all dogs, an enclosed .5-acre area for small dogs under 26 pounds, shelter, tables and benches and …

Tuesdays in the Park

Savor Summer at Tuesdays in the Park

June 3, 2019

Join friends in the heart of Northbrook on Tuesday Nights! Northbrook Park District’s Tuesdays in the Park Summer Concert series kicks off June 11 at 6:30pm at Village Green Park, located at Shermer and Meadow Roads. The first event features a preview performance from Northbrook Theatre’s Community Musical Newsies, followed by the band Soda performing …

Celebrate Cycling with the Northbrook Park District

May 10, 2019

Grab a helmet, hop on your bike and pedal your way through the Northbrook Park District! May is National Bike Month and a great time to celebrate the many bicycle-friendly amenities and activities offered throughout the Park District. The District’s Ed Rudolph Velodrome—a unique cycling track featuring steeply banked curves— is located at Meadowhill Park, …

Jump into Spring with the Northbrook Park District

Jump into Spring with the Northbrook Park District

March 11, 2019

An active lifestyle is a healthy one and the Northbrook Park District has so many ways to boost your well-being this spring. Resident and non-resident registration for Spring Guide activities is underway. Make this the spring you try something new! Join the Park District’s Adult Softball Leagues starting in April or take up pickleball. The …

Now Accepting Hall of Fame Nominations!

February 27, 2019

The Northbrook Park District is now accepting Hall of Fame nominations through April 12, 2019. The Northbrook Park District honors athletes and volunteers with its Sports Hall of Fame and Hall of Fame. The District recognizes the accomplishments of athletes who are from Northbrook or who have utilized Northbrook Park District facilities as their primary …

Northbrook Park District Skaters are International Champions

February 18, 2019

Teams Elite Junior skaters are returning from Italy with the ultimate souvenir. The Northbrook Park District synchronized skaters are the 2019 Spring Cup champions, placing first in the Junior division in Milan, Italy and taking home the cup for Team USA. Teams Elite Junior scored a total of 160.85 points, coming out ahead of Russia …