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Parks are at the center of so many experiences and memories. The District’s 27 parks provide green space to gather with family and friends, experience nature, explore a new hobby or simply unplug.

Parks provided a peaceful respite throughout the pandemic as patron’s developed a new appreciation for the District’s outdoor spaces, facilities and programs.

Join us as we celebrate Park and Recreation Month. First, vote for which one of our parks is YOUR favorite. Click here to vote now. The top ranking parks will be revealed starting Saturday, July 10 on Facebook and Instagram.

Did you know Saturday, July 10 is Unplug Illinois Day? Get outside during Park and Recreation Month! Visit your favorite park or use the map bellow to discover a new playground, walking path or picnic shelter. Take a photo and share with us using the hashtags #mpparkdistrict #OurParkAndRecStory
The Mt. Prospect Park District’s mission is to provide exceptional parks and recreation experiences that enrich the quality of life for present and future generations.

District staff takes pride in providing essential community services to help people create memories that last a lifetime!