Proksa Park

This is the Park District’s largest park, featuring the Proksa Activity Center (available for rentals), offices, a preschool classroom, three lighted tennis courts, two lighted baseball diamonds, a children’s garden, the Baldwin Playground Area, two picnic groves, two ponds, and a creek.

Facility Rental
The Proksa Park Activity Center’s Multi-Purpose Room is available for rental to public and private groups and businesses. This room is available on a first come, first serve basis. The room seats up to 75 people, air conditioning, street parking, kitchenette, and access to park grounds. Room rentals are coordinated through the Proksa Park Activity Center and are subject to availability. A $100 refundable security deposit is required upon application and the balance is due no later than five (5) business days before the rental date. A room cannot be held unless a deposit has been paid. Please contact the Park District in advance for all Room Rentals. A security deposit is required for any room rental and will be refunded approximately twenty-one days after the rental.

Berwyn Residents
Deposit: $100
First 2 Hours: $175
Each Additional Hour: $70

Deposit: $100
First 2 Hours: $200
Each Additional Hour: $115

All special additions to your rental such as a DJ must be submitted to the executive director in writing to be approved prior to your rental date. For non-district residents or other fees or to check availability, please call the Proksa Park Activity Center at 708-795-2892.

Please note: All facility reservations must be done in person at the Proksa Park Activity Center.

Picnic permits can be obtained at the Proksa Park Activity Center. Proof of residency is required upon time of application. Deposit will be due at the time of booking. Remaining balance will be due no later than ten (10) business days prior to rental. Picnic permits are available from May through September.

Hours Fee Deposit
9:00am-2:00pm $50/$80 $100 for groups of 100 or more
3:00-8:00pm $50/$80 $100 for groups of 100 or more

Max Attendees
Proksa South Home: 50
Proksa South Playground: 125
Proksa East Grove: 125

Ball Fields

Ballfield Rental Rate: $50R/$60NR per hour (+$25/hr light fee)

For more information on rates and available times to rent the Proksa Park ball fields, please call Martha at 708-956-7871.

Wedding Permits
Outdoor weddings have always been popular at Proksa Park. If you wish to hold your special day at Proksa, please contact Zak Kerby at or 708.956.7870. Outdoor wedding permits are available from May through September.

Basic Ceremony: $250

Add chairs, sound and set-up
25 people: $500
50 people: $600
75 people: $700
100 people (max): $800

Add a 10' x 10' tent: $100
Add a 20' x 20' tent: $250

Garden Plots
Garden plots are available for rent at Proksa Park. Each rental is for one year (season) running from Apr-Sep. If you rented a garden plot last season, you will have a window to re-rent your plot. After that window has passed, you may still rent a garden plot, but others are able to rent as well and we cannot guarantee that the plot you rented last season will still be available. Limit two (2) garden plots per person.

Fee: $20

Building Hours
Monday: 10am-6pm
Tuesday: 10am-6pm
Wednesday: 10am-6pm
Thursday: 10am-6pm
Friday: 9am-12pm
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED
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.
Freedom Park
Administration Office

3701 Scoville Avenue
Cultural Center

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