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

January 2015 Meeting Minutes

      Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes January 15, 2015   Meeting called to order 7:11pm Reports Treasurer’s Report Checking  $17,428.31 Saving       $14,877.93 PayPal        $5,450.99 Total          $37,757.23 Signatories to set up MB Financial app to deposit checks if possible. Kevin setting up committees in PayPal to simplify bookkeeping. Dog Friendly Area […]

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December 2014 Meeting Minutes

    Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes December 1, 2014 The HPAC meeting will be convened at 7:25pm at Montis’ 4757 N. Talman Avenue.  Previous Minutes: The minutes of the November 2014 meetings were distributed on Nov. 28 for review and were approved. Kevin moved that we accept the December minutes, which were written by […]

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Valentine’s Day Dance

Put on your dancin’ shoes and join your neighbors for the annual Valentine Day Dance at Horner Park. The Horner Park Jazz Band will provide live music for this family evening. Friday, February 13, 2015 from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM For more information and registration information, see the Park District program web page.

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Lincoln Square Chili Cook Off

Join your neighbors at the Red Lion in Lincoln Square for a chili cook-off, with all proceeds going to the Horner Park Dog Park! Sunday, February 22 The Red Lion 4749 N. Rockwell Street Chicago, IL 60625 1pm- Until we run out of Chili $15 to enter $5 to taste 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place […]

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ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS – 2015 Horner Park Farmers Market

It’s 2015 – and we are now accepting applications for the 2015 Horner Park Farmers Market! Click here to learn more about our Market mission. Click here to review our Market details and to download our Market Guidelines and Application. We look forward to working with you this season! Please contact us if you have any questions.   Horner Park Farmers […]

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Ravenswood Manor Park to Get New Play Equipment

In coordination with the Ravenswood Manor Improvement Association, HPAC gathered input on four design options that the Chicago Park District offered to install at Ravenswood Manor Park as part of its Chicago Plays initiative. The intentions of the program are to upgrade all playgrounds to new standards and provide safe and maintainable play equipment for […]

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New Playground Equipment for Ravenswood Manor Park

Ravenswood Manor Park was recently nominated for a Chicago Plays grant, which is jointly administered by Chicago Park District and […]

October 2014 Meeting Minutes

  Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes October 8, 2014 The HPAC meeting was called to order at the Horner Park […]

Midnight Circus in the Parks was a huge success!

Midnight Circus in the Parks at Welles Park last weekend was a huge success! Five sold-out shows! Thanks to the […]

Horner Park Riverfront Restoration Update: October 2014

Completion of grading as seen from Irving Park bridge

No, that’s not the fencing for the dog park that went up last week in the southeast corner of Horner […]

September 8, 2014 Meeting Minutes

  Horner Park Advisory Council Minutes September 8, 2014 The HPAC meeting was called to order at the Horner Park […]

10/12: Free Baseball Clinic at Horner Park

Join us at our Free Baseball Clinic and learn from the best clinicians from DePaul Academy, Lane Tech and Saint […]