Events

The Berwyn Park District offers a wide variety of family-oriented events throughout the year. The majority of our special events are held free of charge for our residents. We strive to bring you entertainment and help build life-long memories.
New!
May the 4th Be with You

Thursday, May 4

In a gym not so far, far away...

May the 4th there will be a movie showing and we want to be with you on this epic day!  Our gym will have a large screen and floor seating to accomodate a galaxy of galactic fans.  Popcorn provided, themed outfits encouraged!

WHEN:  Thursday, May 4

TIME:  7pm

LOCATION:  Liberty Cultural Center

6445 W. 27th PL

 

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402



New!
Dance for the Chance Zumbathon Fundraiser

Saturday, May 20

Join the Berwyn Park District, Animal Care League and Jazzy Girl Fitness as we will be hosting a Dance for the Chance Zumbathon Fundraiser!  Bring out friends and family for 90 minutes of Zumba featuring many popular instructors in the area and enjoy snacks, giveaways and much more.  All Proceeds will go to the Animal Care League and will be used to help sick animals in need and help them find them homes!

Saturday, May 20th,  10:00am-12:00pm

Liberty Cultural Center

6445 W. 27th Place

$25 per person

For more information call Cody at 708.956.7870

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402



Movies in the Park - Secret Life of Pets

Friday, Jun 16

The quiet life of a terrier named Max is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray whom Max instantly dislikes!

In addition to the Movie we will also have kids activities, arts and crafts and much more!

Friday, June 16th 

Movie Starts at Dusk!

Presented by the Berwyn Park District and Berwyn Public Library

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Noche Latina

Saturday, Jun 24

Join us at Proksa Park for a free special screening of one of the most iconic movies ever made, Selena!  Come out for a day filled with live music, Hispanic foods for purchase, kids activities and much more!

Saturday, June 24th from 4-9pm

Proksa Park

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Movie in the Park - Storks

Friday, Jul 7

Stork Mountain was a place known for delivering babies and its employees are primarily storks, along with a few other birds. ... Meanwhile, Junior (Andy Samberg), Cornerstore's top delivery stork, is about to be promoted to boss of Cornerstore while Hunter is about to be promoted as chairman of the board

In addition to the Movie we will also have kids activities, arts and crafts and much more!

Friday, July 7th

Movie Starts at Dusk!

Presented by the Berwyn Park District and Berwyn Public Library

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Steak Fry Fundraiser

Friday, Jul 14

 

The Berwyn Park District and Youth Crossroads invite you and your family to attend the Annual Steak Fry Fundraiser and show your support for your community!  Enjoy a delicious ribeye hot off the grill!  Dinner also includes a baked potato, sides, dessert and a cash bar!  Hot dogs will be available for kids.  Proceeds will benefit various initiatives at Youth Crossroads to help our youth discover new opportunities and help build healthy relationships that lead to personal development and positive community involvement.  A portion of the proceeds will also help maintain the Berwyn Park District’s Children’s Gardens and Butterfly Gardens at Proksa Park!

Friday, July 14th from 5-9pm

Liberty Cultural Center

6445 W. 27th PL

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402



Mario Kart in the Park

Friday, Jul 14

Ever since its debut, Mario Kart has remained one o f the most popular video games of all time and a favorite for generations.  The Berwyn Park District is happy to bring this exciting opportunity to you by putting Mario Kart on the Big Screen!  We will be a hosting a Mario Kart Tournament on our inflatable movie screen outside and crown the best player in Berwyn!  Please join us this summer and try to avoid shells, bananas, and mystery boxes to become officially recognized as the Mario Kart Champ of Berwyn!

Friday, July 14th at Proksa Park

Begins at Dusk!

FREE to the PUBLIC!

Concessions will be available for purchase!

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



BAM Fest

Saturday, Jul 22

The Berwyn Park District presents Berwyn Art’s and Musics’ 3rd Annual BAM Fest at Proksa Park!  Come one, come all to this youth arts and music festival featuring live music, youth art galleries, art creation stations, a battle of the bands and much more!

Saturday, July 22nd  12-6pm

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



2nd Annual Wiffleball Tournament

Saturday, Aug 5

Come join us for our 2nd Annual Wiffle Ball Tournament!  Participants 16 and over are encouraged to register at the Proksa Park Office for the low fee of $100.00!  Teams will consist of 3-4 players.  Free Hotdogs, Chips and Water will be given to all participants.  There will be a beer garden available for those 21+ for an additional fee.

Tournament will take place on the Proksa Park Ball Fields

Saturday, August 5th starting at 10am Sharp

For more information or to sign up your team contact Cody at 708-956-7870 or cbrown@berwynparks.org

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Movie in the Park - Beauty and the Beast

Friday, Aug 11

Belle is a girl who is dissatisfied with life in a small provincial French town, constantly trying to fend off the misplaced "affections" of conceited Gaston. The Beast is a prince who was placed under a spell because he could not love. A wrong turn taken by Maurice, Belle's father, causes the two to meet.

In addition to the Movie we will also have kids activities, arts and crafts and much more!

Friday, August 11th 

Movie Starts at Dusk!

Presented by the Berwyn Park District and Berwyn Public Library

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Inflatable Obstacle Run

Sunday, Aug 20

New to the Berwyn Park District this year is our Inflatable Obstacle Run!  This event will feature fun inflatables, water obstacles and much more!  This roughly half mile course will take participants all the way through Proksa Park and get the kids ready for this year’s Back to School Picnic.

All Participants will receive a T-Shirt and goodie bag!

Registration is only $20 per participant!  Runners will be broken into age groups when we have final count of participants!

For more information or to become a sponsor contact Cody at 708-956-7870 or cbrown@berwynparks.org

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Back to School

Sunday, Aug 20

Join the Berwyn Park District and South Berwyn School District 100 as we say goodbye to Summer in style!  Join us for a day of food, fun and games at Proksa Park!  This free picnic features lunch off the grill, school supply giveaways, informational booths, meet & greet with BSD 100 teachers, games and more!!

Sunday, August 20th 12-3pm

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Mariachis in the Park

Saturday, Sep 9

Bring out all your family and friends as we celebrate our community’s Hispanic Heritage with our Annual Mariachis in the Park.  This year’s event will feature live music, fun activities for kids, Mexican food available for purchase and more!  So grab your blanket or lawn chair and mark your calendars to join us for this great event!

Saturday, September 9th  1-6pm

Proksa Park

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



About BPD
The Berwyn Park District is a separate municipal governing agency established for the purpose of providing parks, facilities and recreational programs for the residents of Berwyn.

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Our Mission
To enrich the quality of life of the community by providing superior parks, facilities and recreational services in a fiscally responsible manner.
Proksa Park
Activity Center

3001 S. Wisconsin Ave.
708-795-2892
Freedom Park
Administration Office

3701 Scoville Avenue
708-788-1701
Liberty
Cultural Center

6445 W. 27th Place
708-795-2891
The Berwyn Park District is proud to be a partner and supporter of the West Suburban Special Recreational Association.