Fox Valley Park District

Blackberry Farm Reservations & Parties

100 S. Barnes Road, Aurora, Illinois ● 630-892-1550      Directions

Blackberry Farm offers several scenic sites that can accommodate large- and small-scale outings and events. Whether you are looking for a large group experience or an intimate gathering, we will help to make your event a success. Daytime and after-hour reservations are available for all locations.

Create a memorable birthday party for your little one at Blackberry Farm! Two party packages are offered from May to October and December.

After-hour and daytime reservations are available for celebrations of all kinds!

Weddings • Receptions • Family Reunions • Graduation Parties • Baby Showers • Meetings • Retreats • Company Picnics • Special Events

Questions? E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Reservations

Daytime reservations:

  • Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime Reservation Rates and Request Form

After-hour reservations:

  • Monday to Friday from 3:30 to 10 p.m.
  • Saturday to Sunday from 5 to 10 p.m.

After-hour reservation rates and request form

After-hour packages rates and request form

Reservation Guideline Agreement– Must be signed for all reservations

Questions? E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Wedding Reservations
Performance Pavilion

 

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Performance Pavilion

  • Seats up to 100
  • Impressive 2,500-square-foot pavilion
  • Features a stunning terraced stairway overlooking Lake Gregory
  • Gorgeous 3-foot round wrought iron patio tables
  • Luminous overhead lighting provides evening ambiance
  • Full electrical capabilities and suited for live entertainment

Questions?
E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Event Plaza

 

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Event Plaza

  • Seats up to 40
  • Spectacular patio nestled in a semi-private setting
  • Fabulous potted trees and surrounding floral displays
  • Ornate, vintage lighting illuminates evening gatherings
  • Portable café tables with optional umbrellas

Questions?
E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Boat House Shelter

 

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Boat House Shelter

  • Seats up to 40
  • Delivers a spectacular view of Lake Gregory
  • Nautical-themed shelter
  • Easy access to the train depot and paddle boat deck
  • Additional adjacent picnic areas are available

Questions?
E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Picnic Areas

 

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Picnic Areas

  • Accommodate groups of 10 to 500 or more
  • 7 spacious lawn areas for large or small celebrations
  • Areas available for reservation on their own or as additional space to the Performance Pavilion or Boat House Shelter
  • Gazebos and tents are available through preferred vendor

Questions?
E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Birthday Party Packages

Experience Blackberry Party Package:
$150 resident / $180 non-resident

  • All-day admission for 15 guests
  • 1 hour in reserved party area with a birthday party attendant
  • Pizza, drinks and white paper products
  • Commemorative party gift for each guest
  • Birthday child and two adults per party are free
  • Additional child: $10 resident / $12 non-resident; Additional adult: $4.50
  • Extra pizzas available for small fee

Premium Experience Blackberry Party Package:
$180 resident / $210 non-resident

  • All-day admission for 15 guests
  • 90 minutes in reserved party area with a birthday party attendant
  • Pizza, drinks and white paper products
  • Commemorative party gift for each guest
  • Birthday child and two adults per party are free
  • Additional child: $10 resident / $12 non-resident; Additional adult: $4.50
  • Extra pizzas available for small fee

Blackberry Farm Birthday Party Request Form and Guidelines

Printable Birthday Party Invitations – Fill Out by Hand & Send

Fillable Birthday Party Invitations – Fill Out Online & Send

Further questions? E-mail Blackberryreservations@fvpd.net

Programs At-A-Glance
  • Outdoor Facilities
  • Ages 0-2
  • Ages 3-5
  • Ages 6-8
  • Ages 9-12
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Active Adults
  • Leagues
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