Special Events

Through community partnerships and the sharing of resources with public entities, we’re pleased to offer a comprehensive special event lineup. Check back often for new events! Interested in being a corporate sponsor of one or more of our special events? Contact Linda Vering for details.

Thursday Evenings June 8 – July 27
Proesel Park
7055 N. Kostner Ave.

The 2017 Lincolnwood Thursday Night Summer Concert Series is a perfect way to enjoy warm summer nights in beautiful Proesel Park. Thursday evenings in June and July feature live music, free children’s activities, and bingo with great prizes! The concerts are located near the big tent in Proesel Park (7055 Kostner Ave.) in front of the Proesel Park Family Aquatic Center, where ample parking is available. You’re welcome to bring your own food and non-alcoholic refreshments or purchase food and beverages from our concession stand, which will remain open during the event. Line-up of bands and activities.

  • 6-8:30pm – Free bingo & a fun inflatable activity for kids 
  • 6:30-8:30pm – Free face painting
  • 7-8:30pm – Live music

GO LINCOLNWOOD “Pop-up” 30-Minute Walk

Wednesday, June 21 at 12:30-1 p.m.

Meet us in the Parking lot behind Village Hall (on Morse Ave.). We’ll take a 30-minute walk on the Valley Line
Trail. Look for people wearing “GO LINCOLNWOOD” stickers. All ages are invited.

Community Park Play Dates

Thursdays, June 22 – August 10

Community Park Play Dates

Join in on the fun at Lincolnwood parks throughout the summer! Each Thursday starting June 22 through August 10, the fun crew will roll up to a different Lincolnwood park to provide a jam-packed hour of fun, including active games, outdoor crafts, and more! No registration required. For all ages. See the full schedule.


Thursday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Tent near the Aquatic Center
7055 Kostner Ave.

Join Lincolnwood Parks & Recreation at the big tent in front of the Proesel Park Family Aquatic Center (7055 Kostner Ave.) for a 30 minute Community Fitness Walk around Proesel Park that ends with a concert near the Aquatic Center featuring “Final Say” at 7 p.m. No registration necessary. Just show up ready to walk! ALL AGES. Learn more


Movie in the Park – Disney’s Big Hero 6

Thursday, August 10 at 8pm

Join us for a movie under the stars in Proesel Park. Disney’s Big Hero 6 features robotics prodigy, Hiro and a robot named Baymax, a robot who is his closest companion. When Hero finds himself in the midst of a dangerous plot, he transforms Baymax and his other friends into a band of high-tech heroes.

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