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Explore the Interactive Playbook Features

The Fox Valley Park District’s Playbook is now interactive! Take advantage of new quick links – great for quick and easy registration. Guests will now be able to click various features throughout the Adventure Playbook to quickly access online registration, information on our website and more! See below for the types of interactive features we… Read More

MVP Sports - Youth Sports Get the MVP Treatment!

What has changed with Fox Valley Park District Youth Sports programs? We've transitioned from contracted sports offerings to our own in-house brand - MVP Sports Academy. We won't be using third-party coaches - we're hiring and training our own talent to ensure they provide your child with the best possible Fox Valley Park District experience.… Read More

Supporting Social Equity Half a World Away

Nearly 7,000 miles away, the Fox Valley Park District’s commitment to social equity is alive and well. Thanks to a partnership with Kids Around the World, the now-defunct Birmingham Playground has been recycled and refurbished to provide recreation to an underserved community. In stewardship to our communities of Aurora, North Aurora, and Montgomery, the Fox… Read More

What Local Parks and Recreation Mean to Communities

Patrons of local parks and recreational centers may not be aware that according to the National Recreation and Park Association (NPRA) that on a regular basis, seven in ten Americans visit local parks and recreational facilities. Something else that’s not generally mentioned is the various ways and the impact that our parks and recreational facilities… Read More

Fox Valley Park District Brings Art to the Community

Enjoy art in the park thanks to a recent collaboration between the Fox Valley Park District (FVPD) and Aurora Public Art Commission. FVPD’s one-year-old Blackhawk Park features the first outdoor public art display in the District’s 71-year history, adding another dimension to the many amenities offered to the community. The four sculptures, added in the summer… Read More

GRAND REOPENING of the Prisco Center

Join us for an evening of food, fun, freebies and fitness! Where: Prisco Community Center (150 W Illinois Ave, Aurora, IL 60506) When: Thursday, Sept. 13 - 4:30 to 7 p.m. Please join us for the grand reopening of the Prisco Center as we welcome the community in to see this exciting new space! Experience… Read More