Thanksgiving Holiday Hours 2021

Posted on: August 30, 2021

Glen Ellyn Park District facilities are closed or have special hours on Thursday, November 25 in observance of Thanksgiving, but we have a couple of ways to start your holiday off on the right foot. Spring Avenue and Main Street Recreation Centers will also be closed on Friday, November 26.

Turkey Burn & Food Drive:
Earn that extra helping of mashed potatoes and help feed the less fortunate from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Thursday, November 25. Join us for a morning of calorie-burning fun at Ackerman SFC featuring a selection of some of your favorite group fitness classes. The “fee” to participate is a non-perishable food item (or toiletry) donation. Donations will benefit the Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. Open to members and non-members; no registration required. For ages 14 and up. Learn more »

Turkey Trot 5-Mile Predicto Race:
Get active for a good cause by starting your Thanksgiving at the Turkey Trot 5-Mile Predicto Race! The race will kickoff at 8 a.m. from Lake Ellyn Park on Thursday, November 25. Prizes will be award for most accurate finish time predictions and for best costume. The Turkey Trot is free and open to the public; registration is not required but a waiver must be signed on-site prior to the event start time to qualify. Non-perishable food items and toiletries will be collected at the Turkey Trot for donation to Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. All ages welcome. Learn more »

FacilityThursday, November 25, 2021Friday, November 26, 2021
Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center

Fitness Center: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Walking Track: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Open Court/Turf: Call (630) 317-0137
Open Pickleball: No Open Pickleball
Group Fitness: 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Turkey Burn & Food Drive » 

No other group fitness classes offered.

Fitness Center: 4:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Walking Track: 4:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Open Court/Turf: Call (630) 317-0137
Open Pickleball: View the schedule »
Group Fitness: View the schedule »

Main Street Recreation Center



Spring Avenue Fitness Center



Spring Avenue Recreation Center



Special Events

Turkey Trot 5-Mile Predicto Race & Food Drive »
Turkey Burn & Food Drive »


Spring Avenue Fitness Center:
Members may use Ackerman SFC with photo ID for no charge during holiday closings.

Weather Permitting:
Outdoor events may be canceled in case of rain or other unfavorable conditions. Check on the day of the event for updates.