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

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 groups to entertain at Manor Park. Starting at 7 PM, be inspired by the sounds of the Americana Ensemble, followed by the Irish Ensemble at 8 The Old Town School of Folk Music’s Americana Ensemble […]

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Theatre Hikes presents Jungle Book at Horner Park on Saturday, June 18 at 1 PM

Come out to see a family-friendly version of Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book.  Take a trip to exotic India, and see a familiar tale told with puppets and percussion.  This show is sure to delight the child in all of us.  A free performance will take place at Horner Park this Saturday, June 18 at 1 […]

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April 2016 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Draft Minutes April 4, 2016 Peter called the HPAC meeting to order at the Horner Park Field House at 7pm. Previous Minutes: The minutes of the March 2016 meeting were approved, pending changes. Treasurer’s Report: The following funds are in HPAC accounts: Checking  $34,010.16 Savings  $14,730.44 PayPal   $9,640.82 Total   $58,381.42 Kevin […]

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Summer Concert Season opens June 10 with Expo ’76 in Ravenswood Manor Park

Come out on Friday, June 10 at 7 pm to inaugurate the 22nd Season of free summer concerts in Ravenswood Manor Park, when Expo 76 brings its “A” game to rock our park! Known throughout the area for their hard driving covers, this killer band will shake your tree as we get down and welcome […]

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New and Improved Garden Graces Ravenswood Manor Park

A new perennial garden was recently planted by volunteers with the Horner Park Advisory Council. Thanks to a grant from the Chicago Parks Foundation and the Chicago Park District, the garden, first planted in 2001, was overhauled and re-imagined this winter, to remove a tangle of weeds and overgrowth, and install fresh prairie natives.  The […]

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March 2016 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Meeting Minutes March 7, 2016 Peter called the HPAC meeting to order at the Horner Park Field House at 7pm. Irving Park Road Underpass: The goal of the underpass is to allow foot and bicycle access from Belmont to Montrose without leaving the park. A status of the underpass at Irving […]

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Easter Festivities Rock Horner Park!

Horner Park held two fantastic events on March 26. In cooperation with the Chicago Park District staff, HPAC assisted with […]

Playground Equipment Replacement Slated for Horner Park

HPAC has been informed that the equipment in Horner Park will be replaced this fall with brand new equipment as […]

Come out for Earth Day, April 23!

Horner Park Advisory Council hosts Earth Day Park Clean ups in 5 parks April 23 Come out on Saturday, April […]

Wilson Bridge Mosaic Project Fundraiser

Join your neighbors for the Kick-Off Fundraiser for Wilson Bridge Mosaic project! The Wilson Bridge needs our attention. Let’s replace […]

Updated: Herbicide Application Notice

UPDATE: Please be advised that herbicide application at Horner Park has been scheduled for April 25-29,, 2016, weather permitting. For […]

February 2016 Meeting Minutes

Horner Park Advisory Council Meeting Minutes Feb. 1, 2016 Peter called the HPAC meeting to order at the Horner Park Field […]