Lacrosse Players on the Field

Kick It and Stick It with Northbrook Park District This Spring

March 2, 2022

Team up with the Northbrook Park District! The deadline for registration for the Youth Spring Lacrosse League is sneaking up, and early registration for soccer starts soon. As a young athlete with the Northbrook Park District, the emphasis is on the development of the child as an individual and an athlete, rather than the competitive …

Cosmic Skating Offers Ice Skating Fun for All Ages

January 15, 2022

Monthly Cosmic Skating events are scheduled at the Northbrook Sports Center. These fun family nights include ice skating, DJ music, games and activities for all ages. Cosmic Skating continues in 2022 on January 22, February 19 and March 12 from 7-9pm at the Northbrook Sports Center, 1730 Pfingsten Road. The fee is $7 per person …

Northbrook Brewfest 2021

Northbrook Brewfest Coming to Village Green Park October 16

September 17, 2021

Update: As of October 6, Brewfest tickets are sold out. Access only tickets are available on a limited basis but do not include tasting tickets. Northbrook Brewfest, a craft beer tasting event, will be held in downtown Northbrook on Saturday, October 16 from 2-6pm in Village Green Park. Presented by the Northbrook Park District and …

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Celebrate Independence Day Weekend in Northbrook

June 25, 2021

Make memories this 4th of July weekend with a fun mix of community traditions and new activities! All ages are sure to enjoy a robust lineup of festivities, while connecting with friends, family and neighbors. The schedule includes: Saturday, July 3 Dawn-Dusk – Pop-Up Pickleball in downtown Northbrook; visit for more details 7:30am – …

Summer Concert Series Returns to Village Green Park

June 22, 2021

Grab your blankets, picnic baskets and dancing shoes! Tuesdays in the Park is back at Village Green Park. Set for Tuesday nights June 29, July 6, 13 and 20, the free concerts take place from 6:30-8pm in the center of the park on the pathway. Registration is not required. Face coverings are optional if you …

Photo: Runner races in Liberty Loop in 2019

Start the Holiday Weekend with Liberty Loop 5K and Kids Fun Run

June 11, 2021

Make the Northbrook Park District’s Liberty Loop 5K and Liberty Lap Fun Run part of your 4th of July weekend festivities. The race begins at 7:30am Saturday, July 3 at Techny Prairie Park and Fields, 1750 Techny Road. The Liberty Loop offers participants a scenic walk or run on a certified 5K course. Medals will …

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Distinguished Northbrook Park District Commissioner Leaves Lasting Impact

May 28, 2021

With a 28-year legacy of leadership, conservation and a commitment to improving her community through recreation, Northbrook Park District Commissioner Penelope Randel has retired. A Northbrook resident since 1979, Randel was elected to the board in 1993 and served twice as vice president from 1994-1997 and 2015-2017. She also served twice as president from 1997-1998 …

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Updates to 2021 Northbrook 4th of July Events

May 20, 2021

With expanded capacity limits under the Bridge Phase of the Restore Illinois Reopening Plan, the Village of Northbrook and the Northbrook Park District have made the joint decision to hold fireworks on the 4th of July at the traditional location of Meadowhill Park and Techny Prairie Park and Fields. Additional new activities are also taking …

Photo: Group Fitness Class at Techny Prairie Activity Center

Celebrate National Senior Health and Fitness Day with the Northbrook Park District

May 19, 2021

Seniors are invited to enjoy a day of fitness and fun at Northbrook Park District’s New Techny Prairie Activity Center! A National Senior Health and Fitness Day Celebration is set for Wednesday, May 26 from 10am-5pm, featuring fitness classes, health seminars, giveaways and a raffle for a free Northbrook Park District Senior Center membership. Open …

Photo: Patron wearing a face covering while using the strength equipment on the fitness floor at Techny Prairie Activity Center

Stay Fit with Techny Prairie Activity Center’s College Student Summer Special

May 12, 2021

Home for the summer? Make time for fitness during time off school! Now through July 1, Northbrook Park District is offering a College Student Summer Special at TPAC. This three-month membership includes access to the fitness floor with cardio, strength and functional fitness equipment, group fitness classes, indoor track and open gym activities. “We know …