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

Artists Needed for Neighborhood Talent Show on August 19 at Ravenswood Manor Park

YES!  You can be a STAR! Ever wanted to perform your “party piece” in front of an adoring crowd?  Well, now is your chance! On Friday evening, August 19, at 7 PM, The Horner Park Advisory Council closes its 22nd Season of FREE concerts in Ravenswood Manor Park with a return of an old tradition: […]

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June 2016 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Meeting Minutes June 6, 2016 Peter called the HPAC meeting to order at the Horner Park Field House at 7pm. Previous Minutes: The minutes of the May 2016 meeting were approved, pending changes. Treasurer’s Report: The following funds are in HPAC accounts: Checking  $40,658.10 Savings  $14,730.44 PayPal   $9,863.96 Total   $ 65,252.50 All […]

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May 2016 Meeting

Horner Park Advisory Council Meeting Minutes May 2, 2016 Peter called the HPAC meeting to order at the Horner Park Field House at 7pm. Previous Minutes: The minutes of the April 2016 meeting were approved, pending changes. Treasurer’s Report: The following funds are in HPAC accounts: Checking     $36,397.34 Savings       $14,730.44 PayPal            $9,650.30 Total             $60,778.08 All […]

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The Dogs of Horner Park Calendar Contest

The Dogs of Horner Park calendar contest is back! Start posing your pup for our 2017 calendar. We are accepting submissions through July 22. Here’s how: Donate $10 at hornerparkdogpark.org/donate, then send a photo of your dog (no people please) to: media@hornerparkdogpark.org. Please include the photographer’s name, owner’s name (if different), and dog’s name. If the donation […]

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Riverfront Walking Tours on Saturday, July 16th

UPDATE: Riverfront tour slots have all been filled. Thank you for your interest! Riverfront tours in Horner Park are conducted by the US Army Corp of Engineers. Space is limited to 15 per time slot and a maximum of 4 registrants per party; registration is recommended. Scheduled tours may be changed or cancelled based on […]

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Neighborhood Talent Show closes season at Ravenswood Manor Park on August 19, Driving Miss Daisy in Horner on August 20, and Jazz at Sunken Gardens on August 20

We close our 22nd Season of Free shows at Ravenswood Manor Park with a return to our roots.  Rokko Jans will once again host The Neighborhood Talent Show on Friday, August 19, starting at 7. If you would like to participate, please call 773-612-7887 and learn how you too can be a star! Alaric “Rokko” Jans […]

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Generation Returns to Ravenswood Manor Park on Friday, August 5 at 7 PM

If you missed them in 2015 and 2014, you now have another chance to see this big-band perform again in […]

Hot Weekend for the Concert Series: July 22 with Hot Rocks and July 23 with The Iliad/Odyssey and All Greek Mythology

Check out a full weekend of FREE entertainment at Manor and Horner Parks The Next Best to the Greatest Rock & […]

HornerFest comes to Horner on July 16

HornerFest makes its return engagement on Saturday, July 16.  Starting at 8 AM, the day kicks off with tours of […]

Narloch Piano Recital entertains at Ravenswood Manor Park on Sunday, July 10 at 3 PM

Check out the return of the Narloch Studio’s Student Recital on Sunday, July 10 at 3 PM.  See these students […]

The Classics come to Ravenswood Manor with The Spectral Quartet on Friday, July 8 at 7 PM

And now for something completely classical: Don’t miss the strings of the Spektral Quartet, coming to Ravenswood Manor Park on […]

Old Town School Ensembles hit Ravenswood Manor Park on Friday, June 24

Come out for a sweet evening of familiar tunes as the Old Town School brings two of its finest ensemble […]