Halloween is going to the dogs!

Join us for a FREE dog-gone spooky good time at our Howl-O-Ween Pup Pawty on Saturday, October 15 at the River Run Dog Park in Kankakee!
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Check our our Toddler Tuesdays at the KVPD Rec Center this fall!

Have a blast during our NEW Toddler Tuesdays! New themes and activities each week. Check out our calendar online!
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Registration is ending soon!

Join us along the river for our annual River Run 5K on Saturday, October 22. All ages welcomed! Registration ends on October 9.
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Current Program Guide Now Available!

The New Program Guide Is Now Available To View Online
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Parks. People. Progress.

Serving Kankakee For Over 90 Years!

The Kankakee Valley Park District exists to acquire, develop and maintain parks; promote the conservation of natural and historical resources, and provide recreational facilities, programs, and services for the benefit of all District residents.

Established in 1925, The District serves the 36,000 residents of Aroma Park and Kankakee Townships. It is governed by five elected Park Board of Commissioners, and employs 10 full-time staff and approximately 70 part-time, seasonal, and temporary workers.

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Community Meeting

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Please join us at the Bird Park Administrative Building as we provide our residents an opportunity to express their views on potential improvements for Bird Park during our Community Meeting.  All are welcome to attend! The Bird Park Administrative Building Room is located at 893 W. Station St. in Kankakee.

Thursday, September 15 at 6:00 pm


Saturday, September 17 at 10:00 am

Our Updated Program Guide Is Now Available!

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