In our 95 year history, the District has grown and evolved to continue to meet the changing recreation needs of its residents. The Park District currently maintains 66.7 acres of parkland at 13 locations. The Park District serves a three-square mile area that matches closely with the boundary of the Village of La Grange and includes a section of unincorporated Cook County to the southwest.

Enriching the lives of our community members by providing exceptional recreation programming, parks, and facilities                                

To be a leader in serving the well-being and recreational needs of our diverse community

Health & WellnessProvide programs, parks and facilities which promote healthy lifestyles for the diverse communities we serve

Operational Excellence (Customer Service): Work as a team to provide quality service & experiences while building relationships with our patrons

Financial Stewardship: Demonstrate honesty, trust, and transparency to achieve the most effective and efficient use of our resources

Environmental Stewardship: Committed to promoting programs, parks, and facilities that foster environmental awareness and preservation

Innovation: Continually strive to offer imaginative and creative new experiences for our diverse community

Fun: Provide opportunities to laugh, play, and celebrate

To uphold our core values, the Park District of La Grange commits to becoming a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive (DEI) organization as we move forward. The District continues to make a commitment to embrace diversity and inclusion efforts because we envision a future in which our community welcomes, respects, and encourages the contributions of all. 


The Park District of La Grange has completed our 2022-2032 Comprehensive Master Plan (CMP). This new CMP identifies, defines, and adjust the capital improvements and goals for the Park District to complete over the next ten years. The outcome of this effort provides guidance on how to meet the demands for future recreational, programming, environmental, and maintenance needs, as well as to establish priorities for facility improvements and future park development that address the unique needs of our community.

  • Recreation Center

    536 East Avenue
    La Grange, IL 60525
  • Summer Hours

    Memorial Day - Labor Day
    Monday-Thursday 8am-7pm
    Friday 8am-5pm
    Saturday 9am-6pm
    Sunday 9am-1pm
    Subject to change
  • Fall/Winter/Spring Hours

    Monday-Thursday 8am-8pm
    Friday 8am-5pm
    Saturday 8am-6pm
    Sunday 8am-4pm
    Subject to change