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Popular Pumpkin Weekends Return to Blackberry Farm in October

Press Release - September 16, 2019 AURORA – Blackberry Farm will celebrate the fall season throughout October with the return of its popular Pumpkin Weekends, beginning Saturday, Oct. 5. Each weekend in October, including Columbus Day (Monday, Oct. 14), residents are invited to enjoy family-friendly, pumpkin-themed festivities from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Blackberry Farm… Read More

Princess Event at Blackberry Farm

Due to inclement weather Blackberry Farm’s Princess VIP Event has been rescheduled to Sunday, September 22, 9:00am-11:00am. We apologize for any inconvenience. Ticket holders who are unable to attend the rescheduled date can submit a refund request by sending your sales receipt to rharling@fvpd.net. Ariel, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, Rapunzel & Moana look forward to meeting all… Read More

Back to Cool!

So long, summer, see ya next year! It’s time for the temps to drop, the leaves to change, and to get out (or in) to enjoy the “cool” programs offered by the Fox Valley Park District. For a full lineup of fall adventures, visit our calendar pages. For starters, consider these 10 events when filling… Read More

It’s Park and Recreation Month!

July means we’re smack dab in the middle of summer, so what better way to celebrate than through Park and Recreation Month? Since it was proclaimed by the National Park and Recreation Association in 1985, Americans have celebrated Park and Recreation Month each July to promote the importance of health and wellness, conservation and social… Read More

Park Mowing Notice

NOTICE TO PARK VISITORS: Historic rainfall in May has limited our mowing capabilities. If you notice higher grass in areas that otherwise are cut regularly, please know that we’re waiting on a little more sunshine and wind before we can get our equipment on the sodden turf. We’ll tend to these areas as soon as… Read More