Special Events

2016 Short Run on a Long Day -
Race Results

Congratulations to all the runners who participated in this year’s Short Run on a Long Day 5K race!

2016 Short Run on a Long Day - Overall Finish List

Click here to download the Overall Finish List

2016 Short Run on a Long Day - Age Group Results

Click here to download the Age Group Results


Party in the Park - “Dog Days of Summer”

Monday, August 8
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Windy Hill Park, Pfeiffer Road & Charrington Road

Don’t let the end of summer get you down!  Come on out to the last Party in the Park!!!  There will be DJ music, kid’s activities and an Adopt-A-Pet area.  Maybe you will even find a cute furry friend to take home!  Please bring a pet toy or item to donate to the adoption organizations in attendance that evening.

Age:      All
Fee:      FREE

Movies on the Green - Monsters Inc. (G)

Wednesday, August 10
Dusk, approx. 8:30 pm
Breidert Green

Grab a blanket or chair and head out to Breidert Green for a free family movie night under the stars.  Movies on the Green will be featuring movies for the entire family to enjoy.  Also, free popcorn will be served.  Please note: No Pets or alcoholic beverages are allowed. 

Rain Dates:  One week after the original show date
Fee:   FREE

*Movies on the Green are co-sponsored by the Frankfort Park District, Village of Frankfort and the Frankfort Chamber of Commerce. 
Free popcorn will be popped and served by: Lions Club of Frankfort (August).

7th Annual Back to School Bash

Friday, August 19
5:30 - 8:00 pm
Commissioners Park
School Aged Children
FREE (bring a school supply to be donated to the Frankfort Area Jaycees School Supply Drive)




Sponsored by: Town Center Bank

School has started and what a way to celebrate…Join the Frankfort Park District for the 7th annual Back to School Bash.  The evening will consist of field and carnival games, B96 Street Crew, craft area, giant inflatable, touch-a-truck, concessions, plus playtime at Fort Frankfort and in the Splash Park.  We ask that all kids bring a school supply to donate to the Frankfort Area Jaycees School Supply Drive.  These school supplies will be given to children in need in the Frankfort community.  Get ready for school the Frankfort way!  

Rain Location: Founders Community Center Gym
Age:    School Aged Children
Fee:    FREE (bring a school supply to be donated to the Frankfort Area Jaycees School Supply Drive)
Sponsored by: Town Center Bank Logo

Family Fall Campfire

Friday, September 23
6:30 - 8:00 pm
Commissioners Park
$5/child (Adults FREE)

Start the fall season out with your family and friends.  Enjoy a cool fall evening around a campfire in Commissioners Park.  Roast marshmallows, drink hot chocolate, play field games, enjoy a hayride, dance to music and listen to ghost stories.  Family fun for all! 

Registration Deadline: September 20
Age:      Families
Fee:       $5/child (Adults FREE)

23rd Annual Holiday Craft & Vendor Show

Saturday, November 12, 2016
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Frankfort Park District
Founders Community Center
140 Oak Street, Frankfort, IL 60423

Click here to download the Holiday Craft & Vendor Show 2016 Application.

Summer 2016 Volunteer Opportunities:

Please click HERE to download a listing of our 2016 Summer Volunteer Opportunities.