Picnic Areas and Shelters
ATTN: The Governor of Illinois has issued a Stay in Place order for all Illinois residents to help protect the public from the spread of Covid-19 disease. At this time all Park District rentals are cancelled through April 3. We are still accepting permit and rental applications however if restrictions are extended to the date of your event, it will be cancelled or postponed. If you have any question, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 708.725.2000.
The Park District of Oak Park has a number of picnic areas available for rental. Picnic patio & shelter reservations allow permitted groups exclusive access to the designated cement pads, and adjoining grills (where available). Users should note that other groups may be permitted for other areas of the park, such as athletic fields, and that the playgrounds, restrooms, and other features in the park must be shared with the public. Any groups whose number of guests exceed the maximum for the picnic site or who infringe on other's permitted use of the athletic fields or on the public's use of other park amenities may be asked to leave and no refund will be issued. We appreciate your cooperation with this so that everyone has the chance to enjoy our parks. Users are required to clean up after their use and should be considerate of those who may be using the park after your group and do not stay longer than your permit allows. Please note that grilling in only allowed at designated locations and with the use of Park District supplied grills. No personal grills may be brought into Park District of Oak Park parks at any locations. No alcoholic beverages, no sound amplifiers are allowed in any Park District of Oak Park open spaces, parking lots, parks, or courts at any time. Reservations will be accepted starting March 15th for months April 15 - October 31 of 2018.
Download the rental application.
Submit a reservation request.