Special Events

Special Events

Information below is the most recent updated event information

This year, we will be offering 50 special events to say “Thank You” to all of our supporters. Information for Fall and Winter/Spring events will be detailed when those brochures are printed. This is the preliminary list:

Summer 2024

  • Thursday, June 6th, 50th Anniversary Celebration
  • Wednesday, June 12th – Senior Event: Paint and Plant Online Registration
  • Saturday, June 15th – Outdoor Flea Market
  • Thursday, June 20th – Movie #1: Wish at Hinsbrook Park
  • Thursday, June 27th – Book Club Online Registration
  • Thursday, June 27th – Darien Rocks the Greens Concert Series #1 – The Mix at Westwood Park
  • Wednesday, July 10th – Senior Craft Corner: Sailboat Art Online Registration
  • Thursday, July 11th – Movie #2: Wonka at Birchwood Park
  • Thursday, July 25th – Movie #3: Migration at Smart Oaks Park
  • Thursday, July 25th – Darien Rocks the Greens Concert Series #2 – Cadillac Grove at Westwood Park
  • Friday, July 26th – Camp Kids Olympic Games Event
  • Thursday, August 1st – End of Summer Movie Celebration – Movie #4: Trolls at the Community Center
  • Tuesday, August 6th – National Night Out at Westwood Park
  • Friday-Sunday, August 9th-11th Darien Fest at Westwood Park
  • Friday, August 16th – BINGO Online Registration
  • Thursday, August 22nd – Back to School Bash for Preschoolers’ Families Online Registration
  • Thursday, August 29th – Book Club Online Registration
  • Thursday, August 29th – Darien Rocks the Greens Concert Series #3 – Reckless at Westwood Park

Fall 2024

  • Book Club
  • Lions Club Oktoberfest
  • Parent and Tot one day party
  • Hoe-Down
  • Children’s Book Swap
  • Pumpkin Carving Contest
  • Trunk or Treat
  • Ghouls and Goblins
  • Lions Club Halloween Party
  • Candy Collection Event
  • Holiday Craft Show
  • Fitness members’ brunch

Winter/Spring 2025

  • Elf in Training
  • Holiday celebration in the Park
  • Holiday Senior Luncheon
  • Pizza with Santa
  • Gingerbread parent and tot event
  • Grandma and me tea
  • Senior Karaoke Party
  • Princess Party
  • Daddy Daughter Dance
  • Canvas Painting
  • Indoor Movie
  • Senior Mardi Gras Party
  • Spring Craft Show
  • Family Skate Night
  • Egg Hunt
  • Bunny Bash
  • Parent and Tot Teddy
  • Bear Tea Party
  • Celebrate Earth Day
  • Family Fun Night
  • Senior Prom

Registration Methods:


If you have registered programs at the Darien Park District or Darien Sportsplex before:
– Need your userID to set up your online account, please email info@darienparks.com
– Forgot your password, click here to Re-set Your Password

If this is your first time to register programs, more information


Mail completed, signed registration forms along with payment to:
Darien Park District
7301 Fairview Ave., Darien, IL 60561


Drop off completed Park District registration forms along with payment at the Darien Park District Community Center, 7301 Fairview Ave. A drop-box is located outside the main entrance.


Send your registration form to info@darienparks.com

If you have program questions, please contact Jen Kranz at jkranz@darienparks.com, or by phone at (630) 968-6400 ext. 121.

Registration form Online Registration