Join the Bike Club!

The Carol Stream Parks Foundation bike club accommodates all skill groups. Each bike ride leaves from the Simkus Recreation Center the second Thursday of the month at 6pm and the fourth Saturday of the month at 9am. Bike Club rides twice a month, May through October. Bike rides are led by one of our guides. All proceeds go to the Carol Stream Parks Foundation.

Trick-or-Treat Trail

Oct 30
Ages 1-13

Trick-or-Treat around Red Hawk Park with games, candy and activities. All participants must register for a designated time slot, and must check-in during their arrival window. All children must be registered and accompanied by an adult.

Pre-register by October 29. Walk-up registrations will be accepted as available.

$8 R / $12 NR Red Hawk Park

Teenie Weenie Thanksgiving

Nov 20
Ages 1-8

New This Year!! Celebrate Thanksgiving Teenie Weenie Style with crafts, games, and a special Thanksgiving meal inspired by A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving. All children must be registered and must be accompanied by an adult. Registration closes November 18. Teenie Weenie events are geared toward children ages 8 and under.

$8 R / $12 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center 

Cinderella at the Paramount

Dec 1

Join us for a trip to the Paramount Theatre in Aurora for the most beloved fairy tale that delights and enchants young and old alike with jaw-dropping magic in this reimagined take on the classic story.

Experience extra magic in the Paramount's Grand Gallery, decked out for the holidays with a giant two-story, fully decorated Christmas tree. Lunch before the show includes salad, rolls, meatloaf, mashed potatoes with gravy, corn and cookies/brownies for dessert.

Trip includes Ticket, Lunch and Transportation from the ARC Center located at 201 W. National Street in West Chicago. Plan to arrive by 10:45am as bus leaves promptly at 11:00am. Moderate Activity.

Registration Due Date: 11/1
$58 R / $64 NR

Santa Gretna Station Visits

Dec 4
Ages 1-17

This year Santa is taking the train into town to Gretna Station!

Families can experience a private visit with Santa, Rudolph and his elves in his Carol Stream cottage! Each registered child receives a special gift from Santa. A photo with Santa can be emailed to each family, and you are free to take your own photos.

Santa will accept visitors between 9:00am-5:00pm, but you must register for a time slot.

All children under the age of 18 must be registered.

Register before November 22 to save.
Multiple child discount applicable.

Early Registration $10R/$15NR, Additional Children $8R/$12NR.

After November 22, $12R/$18NR, Additional Children $10R/$16NR.

Armstrong Park

Thank you to our Sponsor Home Depot!


Dec 18
All ages

The Grinch has taken over Whoville and can't wait to see you! Take a walk around our own Whoville with your family, play games and collect treats from all the Whos, then put on your best grinchy face for a photo with Santa and the Grinch!

Trail and meet-and-greet is outside and takes approximately 20-25 minutes.

Register by December 9 to save!
$10 R/ $15 NR
Starting December 10
$15 R / $22 NR
Advance registration required by December 16.

Coyote Crossing Mini Golf

Rent A Space

We have the perfect venue for birthdays, receptions, showers, graduation/sweet sixteen parties or any special occasion.