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Rental Opportunities

Planning an Event?

PLEASE NOTE

Rental/event attendance will be limited based on current Phase guidelines within the Restore Illinois Plan.

The Glen Ellyn Park District has many indoor and outdoor rental spaces. Whether you’re hosting a wedding, tournament, holiday family gathering, or pool party, we can help! Rental fees vary based on location, size, amenities available, and more. Please contact the supervisor of the facility you intend to rent with questions or to make a reservation. Supervisor contact information is included below for each space.


Rooms to Rent

Lake Ellyn Boathouse

645 Lenox Road
The Lake Ellyn Boathouse is available to rent for your wedding, party, meeting or event. The maximum capacity is 120.

Maryknoll Clubhouse

845 Pershing Avenue
The party room located within the Clubhouse at Maryknoll Park is available to rent. The maximum capacity is 60.

Ackerman SFC

800 St. Charles Road
A party room with a capacity of 20 and a dance studio are available to rent within Ackerman SFC. Contact Ryan Miller at rmiller@gepark.org or (630) 317-0134 for details.

Spring Avenue Recreation Center

185 Spring Avenue
A single classroom with a capacity of 30 and a craft lab with a capacity of 50 are available to rent within Spring Avenue Recreation Center for your next event.

Main Street Recreation Center

501 Hill Avenue
A single classroom with a capacity of 30, double classroom with a capacity of 50, dance room with a capacity of 10, and an elementary-size gymnasium are available to rent.


Sports Rentals

Basketball Courts (Indoor)

800 St. Charles Road
Three full-size basketball courts are available to rent at Ackerman SFC. Contact Ryan Miller at rmiller@gepark.org or (630) 317-0134 for details.

Synthetic Turf Field (Indoor)

800 St. Charles Road
A 45-yard by 60-yard indoor artificial turf is available for rent at Ackerman SFC. Contact Ryan Miller at rmiller@gepark.org or (630) 317-0134 for details.

Synthetic Turf Field (Outdoor)

800 St. Charles Road
An oversize synthetic turf field is available for rent at Ackerman Park. Contact Ryan Miller at rmiller@gepark.org or (630) 317-0134 for details.

Grass Fields

800 St. Charles Road
Multiple grass fields are available for rent at Ackerman Park. Contact Brad Thomas at bthomas@gepark.org or (630) 942-7288 for more details.

Sand Volleyball Court

800 St. Charles Road
One outdoor sand volleyball court is available for rent at Ackerman Park. Contact Ryan Miller at rmiller@gepark.org or (630) 317-0134 for more details.

Baseball Fields

130 S. Lambert Road
Four official-size and four youth-size baseball fields are available to rent at Village Green Park. Contact Clint Babicz at cbabicz@gepark.org or (630) 942-7290 for details.

Softball Fields

800 St. Charles Road
Six softball fields are available to rent at Ackerman Park. Contact Clint Babicz at cbabicz@gepark.org or (630) 942-7290 for details.


Reservable Picnic Areas

Maryknoll Park Picnic Pavilion

Glen Ellyn Park District offers the picnic pavilion at Maryknoll Park, located south of the Splash Park, for rent. To reserve, contact Christine Hartnett at (630) 942-7268 or chartnett@gepark.org

  • Reservations are accepted on a first come, first served basis.
  • The Pavilion can be reserved 7 days a week.
  • Groups are limited to 50 attendees or less.
  • Up to seven picnic tables can be setup for your use.
  • A completed contract, signed waiver, and permit fee(s) are due when reserving a site.
  • Consumption of alcoholic beverages is not allowed.

# of GuestsResident FeeNonresident Fee
1 to 30$50 for 2 hours$75 for 2 hours
31 to 50$80 for 2 hours$105 for 2 hours

All other picnic tables/shelters are on a first come, first served basis. Permits are not required for groups under 100. There is no guarantee that restrooms will be open or that space and tables will be available. Please note, parties/gatherings are not allowed in the Maryknoll Park Public Shelter located north of the Splash Park.


Block Party Wagon Rentals

You must contact the Village of Glen Ellyn separately to reserve a block party permit.

In cooperation with the Village of Glen Ellyn, the Park District is offering free use of the Block Party Wagon, April 1 through October 31, weekends only. The Park District will drop off the wagon on Friday afternoon and pick it up on Monday. The Party Wagons can be reserved up to 1 year in advance of today’s date. A waitlist is available if your date is already booked. To reserve, contact Kimberly Dikker at kdikker@gepark.org or (630) 942-7256.

The wagon will contain everything you will need at your block party including:

  • 10ft x 10ft Tent
  • 100 Chairs
  • Ten 8-foot Tables
  • Large Outdoor Grill
  • Bean Bag Toss Game

Sunset Pool Rentals

483 Fairview Avenue
Rentals include a manager and lifeguard staff on duty. Contact Chad Shingler at cshingler@gepark.org or (630) 317-0137 for details.

Classification1-50 Guests51-99 Guests100+ Guests
Park District, School, Village, and Not for Profit Groups $300 per 2 hours$325 per 2 hours$350 per 2 hours
Non-Resident Individual, Groups, and Organizations $470 per 2 hours$490 per 2 hours$510 per 2 hours
Residents and Resident For Profit Organizations $375 per 2 hours$400 per 2 hours$425 per 2 hours


Special Use Permits

Looking to host a unique event — 5K fundraiser, walkathon, tournament, photo or movie shoot, etc. — at a Glen Ellyn Park District park? Then you’ll need a special-use permit. The permit ensures we can efficiently arrange for a safe and successful private event for you and a pleasant experience for our regular park visitors. For more information, please call our (630) 858-2462 and a member of our team will direct your call.