• harvest fest &
    DG 5 & 8 MILER ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

    Our annual race will now kick off Harvest Fest! 40 years of race tradition - NEW 8-mile option! After the race, enjoy delicious food, beer garden, live music, chili cook-off, bags tournament, craft fair, children's activities and a pie eating contest!

    CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

  • focus forward

    The Downers Grove Park District is seeking resident input as part of its initiative to develop a 10-year master plan to lay out a vibrant future for the Park District and the community it serves.

    Community Open House
    September 6 from 5-8 pm at the Recreation Center

    join the journey & take the survey


  • COME PLAY THE 1892 OPEN!

    Attention all 1892 Club Members! Play the ultimate close-out event of the golf season on Saturday, October 7 from 2 to 7pm at the Downers Grove Golf Club. REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS SEPTEMBER 25!

    REGISTER TODAY!

  • will you get out alive?

    Mind games, physical challenges, series of clues...register today for Trapped in a Room with a Zombie for an unforgettable experience! Various times available.

    REGISTER TODAY!

  • 2017 FALL RECREATION GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE

    Resident Registration Currently Underway
    Non-Resident Registration Begins Aug. 7


    CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE GUIDE!

  • FREE movies in the park

    Remember the Titans (PG) - August 25 at 8PM
    ALL AGES WELCOME
    Fishel Park (Rain location: Lincoln Center)

    Friday the 13th (R) - October 13 at 7PM
    AGES 21+ ONLY
    Downers Grove Golf Club

  • BLODGETT: 100 YEARS OF FAMILY HISTORY

    Celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Victorian Blodgett House! This exhibit explores the history of the Blodgett family and their significant impact on Downers Grove and the United States in the 19th century.

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