Welcome to the DeKalb Park District. We invite you to explore the wide variety of recreation opportunities on our website. Take a look at the current program brochure, find a park in your neighborhood or learn about the DeKalb Park District facilities. There is something for everyone! We encourage you to visit the site often to learn about upcoming activities and events.


General Announcements

An event to create special memories for Daddy’s little girl. This red-carpet event includes music, refreshments, dancing, and games. Come dressed to impress and make some memories.

Saturday, February 7th 6:30-8:30pm

Age: 3 yrs & up

Location: Hopkins Park Terrace Room, 1403 Sycamore Rd., DeKalb

Tickets: $25rs/$30nr per couple *$10 per extra child

Registration available at all Park District office locations.


If you are looking to get in a workout, have a little basketball scrimmage or play some pick-up soccer, we have places for you to play over the holidays. Open gym and open field house hours are free to Active!Pass Holders or $5 per person per visit.


Winter 2015 Program Guide!


  • Family Friendly Open Gyms...pg 16
  • School Days Off Programs...pg 18
  • Daddy Daughter Dance...pg 20
  • POLAR-palooza in the Park... pg 21
  • Active! Pass Membership...pg 26


DeKalb Park District Mission...

To provide diverse, high quality, active and passive recreational facilities and services to all residents of DeKalb.

Our Goals….
  • To offer quality recreation programs and facilities
  • Provide a comprehensive park system
  • To care for the facilities, parks and trails
  • To strengthen our operations and increase visibility in the community