The Chicago Park District offers numerous indoor & outdoor spaces to host your next event. Whether it’s a grand gala under the stars, a race with a purpose for 30,000 people, a simple garden soiree, or the perfect birthday party for your four year-old, you can find the ideal space within the Chicago Park District’s 7,300 acres of parkland.
Additionally, permits are required for many activities that take place on Chicago Park District property.
Planning now for a 2018 event in a Chicago park?
Applications will be taken beginning Friday, November 3, 2017 at 9 a.m.
For a 2017 event - Start the special event permit application now.
Ready to learn more? Get started below.
Other Permit Types
Dog Friendly Area Tags, Parking Lot Rental,
Installation & Construction Access, Promotions,