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Prairie Farm Opening Day 2022

Prairie Farm 2202 W Kirby Ave, 217-398-2583

Join us for Prairie Farm's Opening Day on Saturday, May 28, 2022! Farm Hours: Daily, 1:00 – 7:00 pm Petting Area Hours: Daily, 3:00 – 5:00 pm


Friday Night Flix at Hessel Park: Lego Batman Movie

Hessel Park 1400 Grandview Dr, Champaign, IL

All Ages Grab some popcorn and a blanket and join us under the stars for a Friday night flick every month during the summer with different and on-site food trucks to enjoy! Movies begin at dusk. The Lego Batman Movie   A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to […]


Kids’ Fishing Derby

Kaufman Lake 2702 W. Springfield Ave., Champaign, IL

Ages 6-12 Co-sponsored by the Optimist Club of Champaign-Urbana for children who love to fish! Prizes will be awarded and a free hot dog lunch will be served. Bring your own fishing tackle – bait will be provided. A parent/guardian should accompany their child(ren) and fill out a permission form for each participant, available on-site […]

Hessel Park Concert | The Merry Travelers

Hessel Park 1400 Grandview Dr, Champaign, IL

  Enjoy music in Hessel Park this summer! Bring a picnic and set up to enjoy our local talent. Check out the table below for these concerts and more on our Summer Events Page >>


Board Meeting

Bresnan Meeting Center 706 Kenwood Road, Champaign, IL

The Champaign Park District is a special district of the local government with its own financial and legal responsibilities. It is governed by five elected residents of Champaign who give their services to the community. The Champaign Park District Board of Commissioners meets twice a month to conduct the business affairs of the District. The […]

Street Fest

Join us for live local music in the streets of Downtown Champaign. Enjoy local food and drinks available from your favorite downtown establishments and listen to some great CU talent. Place: Neil St./Main St  Band 1: Decadents –   5:00 –6:00pm   Band 2: Retro Via   -    6:45 - 8:00pm.   Band 3: Funk Brotherz -  8:45-10:00pm   Thank you […]

Jazz in the Park | Jenelle Ocherton

Robert C. Porter Family Park 2310 S Rising Rd, Champaign, IL

Three parks this summer will be filled with the sweet sounds of jazz! Check out the table below for these concerts and more on our Summer Events Page >>



Douglass Park 501 E Eureka St., Champaign

All Ages Juneteenth, the oldest known celebration commemorating the abolition of slavery in the United States, is one event you don’t want to miss. Enjoy music and visit different vendors while learning about this important holiday. Children can make arts and crafts, play on the bounce house and obstacle course, or get soaked in the […]


Learn to Fish

Kaufman Lake 2702 W. Springfield Ave., Champaign, IL

  All Ages People of all ages can learn to fish at these free clinics run by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Individuals and groups are invited to join us at Kaufman Lake. Each clinic will have two portions: education and actual fishing. The education portion will last about 45 minutes and focus on […]

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