Enter the Fireworks from the Fishing Pier Raffle

    Winner and guests will get to watch the 4th of July fireworks from this premier spot on Lake Ellyn.
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    Enter the Fireworks from the Fishing Pier Raffle

    Winner and guests will get to watch the 4th of July fireworks from this premier spot on Lake Ellyn.

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    Achieve your goals with personal training

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    Achieve your goals with personal training

    Take the next step in your fitness routine, and let our personal trainers motivate and educate you to reach your goals.

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    Freedom Four 4-Mile Run returns July 4

    Start your 4th of July dashing to the finish line at the Freedom Four! Register by June 24 to receive the $27/person early bird rate.
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    Freedom Four 4-Mile Run returns July 4

    Start your 4th of July dashing to the finish line at the Freedom Four! Register by June 24 to receive the $27/person early bird rate.

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    Fourth of July Closures and Hours

    Park District facilities will be closed or have special hours on Thursday, July 4, 2024, in observance of Independence Day. Click here to view all facility hours.

    • For information on delayed openings or facility closures at Sunset Pool, Holes & Knolls, and Maryknoll Splash Park due to inclement or cold weather, please visit the Park District hotline line at gepark.org/hotline. Here, you can also check for updates on the Freedom Four 4-Mile Run/Walk.
    • The 4th of July parade and fireworks are organized by the Fourth of July Committee, an all-volunteer organization in Glen Ellyn. For more information on these events, visit their website at: glenellyn4thofjuly.org

    Freedom Four: Family-Friendly Run/Walk for a Great Cause

    Kick off your Fourth of July with a healthy tradition the whole family can enjoy! The Freedom Four is a 4-mile run/walk that takes you on a scenic route around Lake Ellyn Park and the charming surrounding neighborhood. Whether you’re a seasoned runner chasing a personal record or a casual walker enjoying the fresh air, this event welcomes all ages (5 and up). Read More »

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