Jacob Park

Located in the Lincoln Square neighborhood (two blocks south of Lawrence Avenue, and seven blocks west of Lincoln Avenue), Jacob Park features a playground with slides and swings, plus a sandbox for an afternoon of activities. See also: Chicago Park District Jacob Playlot Park website

Sunken Garden Park

Sunken Garden Park

Sunken Garden Park is one of 46 park properties used only for passive recreation, is located in the Lincoln Square neighborhood (two blocks north of Montrose Avenue, and five blocks west of Western Avenue). See also: Chicago Park District Sunken Garden Park website

Buffalo Park

Buffalo Park

Buffalo Park is one of many park properties used only for passive recreation. This small tranquil park is set in the beautiful Ravenswood Manor community at the conjunction of California, Sunnyside, and Manor. Buffalo Park was renovated with gardens and a council circle of sitting stones in 2009. See also: Chicago Park District Buffalo Park […]

Horner Park

At nearly 55 acres, Horner Park is one of the largest parks on the North Side and boasts nine softball fields, three senior baseball diamonds with night baseball on two diamonds, two football/soccer fields, four outdoor basketball standards, five tennis courts, a playground, a relaxing nature area and 13 picnic groves. The park, located at […]

Ravenswood Manor Park

Located in the middle of the Ravenswood Manor community, the park is the crown jewel of the neighborhood! Over the years, the park has become the place for families and neighbors to gather. Whether enjoying a summer concert in the park or just hanging out with the kids in the playground, the community embraces its […]

Recent News

Horner Park Farmers Market – EXTENDED through Oct 25

ANNOUNCEMENT! The Horner Park Farmers Market has been extended! Now through OCTOBER 25! Horner Park Farmers Market Saturdays, 9am to 1pm Montrose & California EXTENDED! Now through OCTOBER 25 Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter      

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Herbicide Application at the Riverfront Restoration Site

From Nicole Roach at the USACE: Today, September 9, 2014, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released an advisory to notify the community that, beginning this fall and continuing through October 2018, herbicide application is scheduled for the Horner Park Section 206 Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Project. Under the authority provided by Section 206 of the […]

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October 17-19: Midnight Circus in the Parks

 Midnight Circus returns to Chicago fresh from being the first ever American Company invited to the world renowned MONTREAL CIRCUS FESTIVAL. This wildly eclectic ensemble of acrobats and eccentrics travels Chicago delighting audiences of all ages with its ALL NEW SHOW under the magical Blue & Purple little Big Top. Each weekend you can find […]

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May 2014 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes May 5, 2014 Peter Schlossman – President, presiding, called the meeting to order at 7:09 PM. Previous Minutes: The minutes of the April 2014 meeting approved, pending changes. Treasurer’s Report: The following funds are in HPAC accounts: Checking         $8,664.16 Savings           $14,873.58 Paypal             $3,671.12 Total               $27,208.86 Kevin provided a preliminary P&L […]

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8/23 and 8/24: Enchanted April by Theatre Hikes @ Manor Park

Four women rent a chateau on a remote Italian island to try to come to grips with their lives and relationships. They explore the differences in their personalities, reassess their goals, and reexamine their relationships in a sisterly fashion. This show is adapted from the 1922 novel by Elizabeth von Arnim. This free show starts […]

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8/22 @ 7pm – Shakespeare: From Ragtime To Blues

Don’t miss the final Friday night show at Ravenswood Manor Park this Friday, August 22 at 7 PM.  Old favorite and Chicago Shakespeare Theatre’s resident Musical Director Rokko Jans returns to the Manor to present a recap of some of his best works inspired by the Bard, that have enhanced many of the great productions of Chicago Shakespeare […]

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June 2014 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes June 2, 2014 Peter Schlossman – President, presiding, called the meeting to order at 7:00 […]

April 2014 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes April 7, 2014 The meeting was called to order at 7:02 pm by President Peter […]

March 2014 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes March 3, 2014 The HPAC meeting was called to order at the Horner Park Fieldhouse at […]

February 2014 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes February 3, 2014 The HPAC meeting was called to order at the Horner Park Fieldhouse […]

7/25 @ 7pm: Generation…”the Sixties Experience show”

Don’t miss this one…if you are a fan of Sixties Power rock and the Motown Sound, you must go to […]

Support us at the Midnight Circus

Save the date for Midnight Circus in the Parks! We will be looking for volunteers to help with the October […]