PLEASE NOTE: Due to heavy rainfall over the last 24 hours, several District sites are experiencing flooding. Staff is placing barricades and signage where appropriate. Sites impacted include South Island Park, Montgomery Park, Gilman Trail (at Orchard and Terry to Edgelawn), Prairie Path Illinois Ave. to Farnsworth, South River St. boat launch, and Golfview.
Fox Valley Park District

Newsroom

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 jlong@fvpd.net. Newsroom archives are available for20102009 and 2008.

 

WHERE SUMMER BEGINS… and LASTS! Check out this Fun-is-Everywhere guide

2 water parks, 70+ summer camps, 48 miles of trails, 168 park, Blackberry Farm and events galore – you get the picture. Let the summer fun begin! Splash Country Water […]

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Blackberry Farm is open for the season … every day!

On the west edge of Aurora, there’s an iconic landmark where glimpses of yesteryear are surrounded by modern amenities. While Blackberry Farm harkens back to the pioneer era of the […]

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Beer, Bacon… It’s the Barnyard Dash 5K! Registration is off and running

Blackberry Farm is welcoming runners, walkers and athletes of all abilities to the Barnyard Dash 5K on Saturday, April 28, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Run on a USTAF-certified course, the […]

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Slim Down for Summer with No Enrollment Fee – Vaughan and Eola!

Summer’s here (almost), which means swimsuits, shorts and… your best body. Get a head start on fit season and save some money all in one. We’re waiving enrollment fees at […]

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Park District Referendum Q & A – Get All the Facts Right Here

On March 20, the Fox Valley Park District is asking voters in Aurora, North Aurora and Montgomery to approve a 7-cent tax rate increase that will generate revenue for maintenance […]

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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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