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

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 the first annual Lunch with a Bunny event which was attended by 150 guests and on the same day we hosted 225 dogs for our annual Doggie Easter Egg Hunt. The luncheon was a sold […]

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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 part of the Chicago Plays! Program being administered by the Chicago Park District and Friends of the Parks. HPAC was given four schemes for the new design which we distributed to the community in February […]

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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 23, from 9 AM – 12 noon and help to clean up our parks for spring! We need help picking up litter and preparing the parks for the coming season. There is something to be […]

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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 additional project information please visit the Army Corps of Engineers website at http://www.lrc.usace.army.mil/Missions/CivilWorksProjects/HornerPark.aspx

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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 House at 7pm. Because of the many new attendees, introductions were made at the beginning of the meeting. CDOT Bike and Pedestrian Connector The North Shore Channel Trail currently ends at Lawrence and Francisco.  The […]

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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 […]

Doggie Egg Hunt: Day-Of Tickets Still Available!

Online ticket sales for tomorrow’s Doggie Egg Hunt have closed, but on-site tickets ($10/dog) will be available tomorrow at the […]

Lunch with the Bunny is SOLD OUT

This Saturday’s Lunch with the Bunny is sold out, but until Friday there are still pre-sale tickets available for the […]

2016 Concert Series Schedule

The 2016 summer concert series schedule has been announced! This year, concerts are taking place in three different parks: Ravenswood […]

2016 Summer Concert Series

The Horner Park Advisory Council, along with the Chicago Park District announces its 22nd Season of free summer concerts in […]

Chicago Parks Foundation Awards Grant to Horner Park Advisory Council

The Chicago Parks Foundation, an affiliate of the Chicago Park District, has awarded a grant to the Horner Park Advisory […]