Ice Skating / Ice Fishing / Ice Conditions

The Wauconda Park District checks only the ice conditions at the Beach Park (121 Murphy Street) ice rink (on Bangs Lake). There are flags on the As We Grow Preschool building indicating if the rink is open or closed. Red means the ice is not safe to skate on. Green means the ice has reached [...]

2024-01-19T21:22:36+00:00January 19th, 2024|News|

Weather Related UPDATE/CANCELLATIONS – January 16, 2024

With the closing of School District 118 facilities on Tuesday, January 16 due to a Wind Chill Warning, we will be closing our As We Grow Preschool, Club, and KinderClub programs. All other Wauconda Park District facilities and programs will be held as scheduled.  In the event that future cancellations are warranted we will update [...]

2024-01-15T22:48:42+00:00January 15th, 2024|News, Uncategorized|

DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE – winter 2024

Dear Residents, It has been an exciting few months since my last Director’s Message. I know it is hard to believe, but the holidays will soon be upon us. Believe it or not, plans have already begun for Wauconda Fest 2024 in June and the Annual Triathlons in July. Keep an eye out for early [...]

2023-12-02T15:54:23+00:00December 2nd, 2023|News|

Winter Registration coming soon!

Our winter program guide is scheduled to be available around December 7 - earlier if you want to view it on our website. Resident registration begins December 15. Non-resident registration begins December 22. Our classes begin January 8, 2024.

2023-11-10T19:18:30+00:00November 10th, 2023|News|


Fall 2023 program guides are out! If you don't receive a printed copy in your mailbox, you can pick one up at our Community Center or view it here... Resident registration: Monday, August 21 Non-resident registration: Monday, August 28 Classes begin: Monday, September 11

2023-08-15T21:19:04+00:00August 15th, 2023|News|

Free Concert at Phil’s Beach – August 10 at 7:00pm

Join us for our last concert of our 2023 summer CONCERT IN THE PARK series. Tonight - New Venue - Phil's Beach, 328 N. Main Street, Wauconda IL 60084. Dan Peters Band with Gina Gonzalez, 4-piece band of world class artists performing rock, funk, blues and jazz! Grab family and friends, bring your chair or [...]

2023-08-01T19:37:36+00:00August 1st, 2023|News|

Wauconda Triathlons MultiSport Fest – July 22 & 23, 2023

Please note; Main Street will be closed, by 6:00am, to vehicle traffic for the race on Sunday, July 23. Please plan accordingly. Kids Triathlon - Saturday, July 22. Adult Triathlons MultiSport Fest - Sunday, July 23. To volunteer - please go to our Sign-up Genius to see what positions are available!   [...]

2023-07-10T14:53:28+00:00July 10th, 2023|News|

Wauconda Fest 2023 – June 22-25!

For all the details, food vendors, and schedule check our Wauconda Fest page at or our Wauconda Fest Facebook page at

2023-06-21T19:22:21+00:00June 21st, 2023|News|

Wauconda Park District Board Vacancy

Wauconda Park District Board Vacancy Beginning May 10, 2023, The Wauconda Park District Board of Commissioners is accepting Letters of Interest from Wauconda Park District residents who are interested in serving on the Board of Commissioners to fill two vacancies for a term that expires on May 13, 2025 at the regularly scheduled Board meeting. [...]

2023-05-10T17:23:38+00:00May 10th, 2023|News|
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