Special Events

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_text_separator title=”SUMMER EVENTS” title_align=”separator_align_center” border=”no” background_color=”#8c8c8c”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes target1=”_self” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” read_more_button_style=”no” image2=”17619″ title2=”MOVIES & CONCERTS” image3=”17621″ title3=”FOOTGOLF FRENZY” text2=”Enjoy free Wednesday evenings in Lilacia Park throughout the summer with family and friends! Bring blankets, chairs, and a picnic!” text3=”Play 18-holes of glow-in-the-dark FootGolf with family and friends! “][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes target1=”_self” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” read_more_button_style=”no” image2=”17616″ title2=”FISHING DERBY” image3=”17617″ text2=”Bring your coffee and picnic basket to Four Seasons and enjoy a full morning of fishing. Trophies are awarded for Biggest, Smallest, and Most Caught in both youth and adult age groups. This event occurs during the Illinois Free Fishing Day and it is legal to fish without a license at this event. ” title3=”TOUCH-A-TRUCK” text3=”This event puts your kids in the driver’s seat of Lombard’s biggest heavy-duty rigs. Climb on trucks and cars, take photos, and learn about what different trucks can do—dump trucks, Lombard Police and Fire Department vehicles, and more.”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_text_separator title=”AUTUMN EVENTS” title_align=”separator_align_center” border=”no” background_color=”#8c8c8c”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes title1=”FAMILY CAMP OUT” text1=”Dust off the camping gear and spend a fun-filled evening at the rustic Four Seasons. Activities for the entire family will be planned including crafts at the Log Cabin, outdoor games, a flashlight hunt, late night S’mores, and a continental breakfast in the morning. ” target1=”_self” title2=”COMMUNITY PLAY DAY” text2=”Join us for this free event with outdoor family games, a dog performance, onsite pet rescue groups, fitness activities, and local businesses providing activities.” target2=”_self” title3=”BEERS & BIRDIES” text3=”Enjoy a summer evening of craft beer tastings and nine holes of golf at Western Acres Golf Course. Players will also be challenged to contests such as closest to the pin and longest drive.” target3=”_self” image1=”17622″ image2=”16280″ image3=”17623″ read_more_button_style=”no”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes target1=”_self” title2=”FALL FEST” text2=”Pumpkin patch, decorating, games, a DJ, face painting, and more!” target2=”_self” title3=”TRICK OR TREAT FOOD DRIVE” text3=”Volunteer to collect bags of canned foods around Lombard!” target3=”_self” image2=”16114″ image3=”16117″ read_more_button_style=”no”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes title1=”MONSTER BASH” target1=”_blank” title2=”TURKEY SHOOT” text2=”Enter this pre-Thanksgiving free throw contest for the chance to win a turkey! Prizes are handed out within age divisions and baskets are tailored to the correct age level.” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” image1=”17624″ image2=”17626″ read_more_button_style=”no” text1=”Preschool aged kids and parents are invited to dress up in their Halloween costume, play some spooky games, and eat ghoulish treats!”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_separator type=”transparent” position=”center”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_text_separator title=”WINTER EVENTS” title_align=”separator_align_center” border=”no” background_color=”#8c8c8c”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes title1=”DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE” target1=”_self” title2=”HOLIDAY LIGHTS” text2=”Visit Lilacia Park for a charming holiday display and magical array of animated light shows. Ride the Gold Medal Express and enjoy visits with Santa!” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” image1=”16112″ image2=”16119″ read_more_button_style=”no” image3=”17627″ title3=”POLAR EXPRESS STORYTIME TRAIN” text1=”Dress your best, grab your dad, and head to this popular dance! Don’t be surprised if a jolly guest makes a special appearance.” text3=”On our journey to the North Pole we will read stories, do a holiday themed activity, and meet Santa. Each rider receives a cookie and bell to take home. Hot chocolate is served when we arrive back at the Lombard Train Station.”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes title1=”WINTER CARNIVAL” target1=”_self” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” image1=”17628″ read_more_button_style=”no” text1=”Bundle up for this event full of indoor and outdoor fun! Enjoy hot cocoa, Gold Medal Express train rides, carnival games, crafts, sledding, and more!”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_text_separator title=”SPRING EVENTS” title_align=”separator_align_center” border=”no” background_color=”#8c8c8c”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes target1=”_self” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” read_more_button_style=”no” image2=”16130″ title2=”TAKE TIME FOR TOTS DAY” image3=”16113″ title3=”EGG HUNT” text2=”Enjoy a morning of free arts & crafts, safety, storytelling, pony rides, bounce houses, balloon animals, and more!” text3=”Hop into spring with a free egg hunt! Bring a basket and get ready to find eggs, prizes, and candy. Mr. Bunny may even make a guest appearance. ” image1=”17625″ title1=”WINE TASTING IN LILACIA PARK” text1=”Enjoy an evening in Lilacia Park tasting a variety of white, red, and dessert wines. Learn what makes each one unique. Participate in contests to win prizes.”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes title1=”LUNCH WITH THE BUNNY” target1=”_self” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” image1=”16122″ read_more_button_style=”no” image2=”16123″ title2=”MOMMY AND ME TEA PARTY” text1=”Mr. Bunny is very hungry after the Egg Hunt, so join him for lunch. Mr. Bunny will be posing for photos with each child for a complimentary keepsake.” text2=”Dress in your tea party finest and enjoy tea and mini sandwiches. There will be a craft and glamorous runway.” image3=”17618″ title3=”MUTT STRUT” text3=”Participate with or without your dog in the 5K Mutt Strut or the 1-Mile Puppy Path. All registrations include a Pancake Breakfast ticket. The start of the race is held at Maple Street and Park Avenue.”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” padding_bottom=”20″][vc_column width=”1/1″][cover_boxes title1=”LILAC TIME” target1=”_self” target2=”_self” target3=”_self” image1=”16121″ read_more_button_style=”no” image2=”16120″ title2=”LITTLE LADY LILAC BALL” image3=”16109″ title3=”BEER TASTING” text1=”The Lombard Park District’s Lilacia Park is an 8.5-acre horticultural showcase featuring 700 lilacs and 25,000 tulips! All ages will enjoy a stroll through the park or one of our many special events. From tastings to tours and concerts to coronation, there is something for everyone.” text2=”Dads and daughters will dance, play games, and enjoy a dessert table. The Lilac Princesses will make a special appearance!” text3=”Enjoy an evening of food, friends, and of course beer in Lilacia Park. Participants sample a wide variety of craft beers. The evening includes contests and prizes.”][/vc_column][/vc_row]