Community Events

  • Free Family Open Swim

    February 26, 2017 -
    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Bring your family for a fun-filled time at York High School's swimming pools on select Sundays. This free program is part of a cooperative agreement between Elmhurst School District 205 and the Elmhurst Park District. Lap swimming, open swim and diving boards will be available. Open to all Elmhurst residents. Free to all Elmhurst residents.

  • Vision 2020: Public Open House

    March 01, 2017 -
    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Join us at a Public Open House at The Abbey (407 St. Charles Rd.) to discuss Vision 2020, the in-depth comprehensive and strategic planning process that Elmhurst Park District is conducting. Learn the findings of our recently completed State of the District report, including survey results. Visitors will also have a chance to provide input on preliminary vision strategies for the future of the Park District.

  • Free Family Open Swim

    March 12, 2017 -
    1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Bring your family for a fun-filled time at York High School's swimming pools on select Sundays. This free program is part of a cooperative agreement between Elmhurst School District 205 and the Elmhurst Park District. Lap swimming, open swim and diving boards will be available. Open to all Elmhurst residents. Free to all Elmhurst residents.

  • Bridal Show at Wilder Mansion

    March 19, 2017 -
    11:00am to 3:00pm

    You are cordially invited to the Wilder Mansion Bridal Show. Find everything you need to plan your perfect wedding - taste and sip decadent offerings from our preferred caterers, get exclusive deals and individual consultations from some of the best wedding vendors in Chicagoland, and sample salon stylings from the pros. From stationary to make-up artists, fine art photographers to models in designer wedding gowns, there is something for every style and budget.

  • Teen Job & Volunteer Fair

    March 22, 2017 -
    3:00pm to 6:00pm

    Teens in grades 6-12: stop by York High School Commons to learn about volunteer and paid opportunities with local organizations. We'll have information on obtaining work permits for those under age 16. No registration required. 

  • Annual Decor Swap

    April 08, 2017 -
    10:00am to 1:00pm

    Find slightly used & unused wedding decor items perfect for your upcoming wedding or event at the Annual Decor Swap at Wilder Mansion! Browse items such as vases, candles, centerpieces, shoes, guest books and more.

    Want to host a table? If you're looking to sell your gently-used items, you can obtain a table for just $20. Contact Meagan by email or at (630) 993-8186.

  • Flashlight Egg Hunt in Wilder Park

    April 13, 2017 - 8:00pm

    Teens, grab your flashlights and join us on Thursday, April 13 at 8 p.m. for the teens only Flashlight Egg Hunt in Wilder Park. Join your friends in the frenzy as you search for prize eggs filled with candy, gift certificates and other great prizes. This event is free and ages 11-16 are welcome.

  • Egg Hunt in Wilder Park

    April 15, 2017 - 10:00am

    Celebrate spring with the whole family, including the four-legged ones. Hop down to Wilder Park for our annual Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15 at 10 a.m. Visit with the Easter Bunny and be ready for the hunt at 10 a.m. sharp. The egg hunt will be followed by our Doggie Eggstravaganza at 10:30 a.m., when the fun goes to the dogs. Prizes will be awarded for best doggie costume, so make sure to dress for the occasion.  The Egg Hunt and Doggie Eggstravaganza are free of charge and no pre-registration is required.

  • Doggie EGGstravaganza

    April 15, 2017 - 10:30am

    Celebrate spring with your four-legged friend at our Doggie EGGstravaganza, Saturday, April 15 at 10:30 a.m. Prizes will be awarded for best doggie costume, so make sure to dress for the occasion. The Doggie EGGstravaganza follows the Egg Hunt in Wilder Park at 10 a.m. Both are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Presented by Edward-Elmhurst Health. 

  • Mother Son Dance

    April 21, 2017 -
    6:00pm to 9:00pm

    Calling all moms! It's your turn to have a special night with your favorite guy! Come join us at the Diplomat West for an evening of dinner and dancing. A photo of you and "your guy" is included. Registration is not taken at the door, so register early. Please note any special dietary needs at the time of registration. Make sure to register both adult and child for event. Visit our registration page to register, registration opens February 18 for residents. Fee is $30 residents/$38 non-residents per person.

  • Health & Wellness Fair

    April 22, 2017 -
    9:00am to 12:00pm

    Jump start your fitness goals and visit with health vendors and representatives at the Courts Plus Health & Wellness Fair. Meet with a personal trainer, receive free samples and free giveaways and be entered into raffle prizes and giveaways. Those who stop in will receive a free 2 week trial membership to Courts Plus.

  • Spring Fling Scramble

    May 06, 2017 - 9:00am

    If you participated in our Annual Fall Classic held on Saturday, October 29, you will not be disappointed with our Annual Spring Fling! The four-player scramble/best ball event includes a tee gift, prizes and buffet dinner for all participants! Fee is $160/foursome. Visit Sugar Creek Golf Course for more information or call (630) 834-3325.

  • Concerts in the Park Elmhurst Summer Community Band

    July 13, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Pack a  blanket or lawn chair and relax in Wilder Park while listening to local musical talent at this free concert. The Elmhurst Summer Community Band will be performing. 

  • Concerts in the Park Elmhurst Summer Community Jazz Band

    July 20, 2017 - 7:00pm

    Pack a  blanket or lawn chair and relax in Wilder Park while listening to local musical talent at this free concert. The Elmhurst Summer Community Jazz Band will be performing.