Summer Youth

Chicago Park District Summer Camp and Fall Programming 2016

Put It On Your Calendar: Sign-up for Late Summer Camp & Get Ready For Fall Registration!

Summer is not over yet! There is still time to register for Sports Camp, Nature Camp, Toddler Camp and many more types of Specialty Camps as well as Late Summer Camp.


More than 2,300 slots are still available at 124 parks across the city.
Late Summer Camp runs August 15 – August 19 or through August 26, end date varies by park.

Register Here

It is never too early to join a sports league, start learning a new craft or to pick up a new hobby. The Chicago Park District is poised to help you do just that and more this fall by offering a variety of educational, athletic, cultural and community programming for everyone, regardless of age, neighborhood or income level.

You can view fall programs online and create a wish list of preferred programs here.

The start dates for online registration are as follows:

  • Monday, August 15 at 9 a.m. for programs at parks located west of California Ave.
  • Tuesday, August 16 at 9 a.m. for programs at parks located east of California Ave.

In-person registration begins either Saturday, August 20 or Monday, August 22 depending upon the park. To see when a particular park begins online and in-person registration, click here.

Fall programs run from the week of September 19 to the week of November 21, unless otherwise noted.

For the first time this year, Gymnastics Center Programs will be offered in two different sessions to give park patrons more opportunities to participate in gymnastics.