Welcome to the online press room for the Fox Valley Park District. Here you will find all of our latest press releases. Media representatives are invited to call Public Relations Manager Jeff Long at 630-966-4527 or email Jeff at firstname.lastname@example.org. Newsroom archives are available for2010, 2009 and 2008.
‘Live and Uncorked’ – outdoor concert parties at Blackberry Farm – Next Up: Libido Funk Circus – June 29
When it comes to the best of the best, outdoor concerts are at the top of the list – warm summer nights groovin’ in the cool twilight. You don’t just […]
The earth has moved at Blackhawk Park! Crews on Tuesday performed "mass grading" in which the top layer of soil is pushed into a large pile, to be redistributed after leveling is performed. And, no... that is not a retention pond in the making. Jim took these photos immediately following a round of storms.... ... See MoreSee Less
Blackhawk Park (and a visitor)
I don't know anything about constructing a public park, but it seems the first thing you do is make a giant dirt hill. (King of the Hill anyone?)
It's a bittersweet announcement, but major park renovations at Jericho will force closure of the park for the rest of this summer. Once complete, it will feature TWO shelters, TWO boat launches (one ramp, and one canoe/kayak launch), a nature-based playground, a renovated 18-hole disc golf course and trail connections linking Orchard Road to the east and Stuart Sports Complex to the west. While we hate to close, these upgrades promise to make one of the District's most beloved parks even better! ... See MoreSee Less
We're teaming up with VNA for free fun, and a healthy kickoff to summer! Come on out for activities, school physicals and free passes to Fox Valley Park District facilities. VNA Health Care... See MoreSee Less
VNA & FVPD SummerHealthFest
June 21, 2017, 10:00am - June 21, 2017, 2:00pm
Join us for some free fun to kick off the first day of summer!
All activities are free:
Games with Fox Valley Park District
Meet Parker, the Park District mascot
Children can get their school physical today on the VNA Mobile Clinic! All children completing their school physical at VNA in Aurora between June 21-30 receive a Fox Valley Park District FREE PASS!