Events & Services

IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIESTwo columns of pink and red balloons frame the shimmering background of red the sets the stage for the Daddy Daughter Dance pictures

through Macomb Park District's Events and Services

The Macomb Park District is dedicated to exploring options for recreational and leisure events and services that are best suited to meet the needs and lifestyle of the Macomb, Illinois residence. Staff at the Macomb Park District are enthusiastic about change and growth of district events to reach the maximum level of event variety and quality for those we serve. Throughout the year the Macomb Park District hosts a variety of Special Events that span the spectrum of music festivals to family dances. Beyond the Special Event realm the Macomb Park District strives to offer programming that not only enhances life skills but also further complement a more positive quality of life.

Steve Smith (owner of Barnyard Guitars in Macomb) rocks out on the slide guitar accompanied by a mandolin

The Western Illinois University Club Softball team stand with the young gentlemen who participated in the 2014 Pitch, Hit, and Run Tournament

Looking to host your own Special Event? Let us Help!

BALL FORE FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CENTERFamily gathers at the first hole in the 18 hole minigolf course to begin their play

Bring you special occasion to the next level with Ball Fore Family Entertainment Center! With activities readily available such as mini-golf, driving range, batting cages, sand volleyball pits, bags sets (Cornhole), basketball courts, and archery range your event is sure to be a success!

 

 

 

NOW AT BALL FORE!!!

Bring your evening party to life with our newly installed LED lights!!!


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LAKEVIEW NATURE CENTER

Through foliage and tree limbs sets a front view of Lakeview Nature CenterEscape to the Lakeview Nature Center for a unique event opportunity. The main floor of the Nature Center hosts our main exhibits, encompassing your event in the nature and habitats that surround us. The lower level floor offers a cool open space perfect for any crafting, gaming, or business gathering. Want to theme your party in nature?? NO PROBLEM!!! With preset available themes, staff at the Lakeview Nature Center are ready to transform the Center into a new world fit for your event. Don't forget about the acres upon acres of restored prairie and over a mile of trails waiting for you to explore them. After an exhilarating hike absorbing the nature around you take advantage of the fire pit for S'More fun!

 

Lakeview Specialty Program Rates

HOURS

0 - 2
2 - 4
4 - 6
6 - 8
8 - 10
10 - 12
12 +
Set Up
Tear Down

RESIDENT

$35.00
$50.00
$70.00
$90.00
$110.00
$125.00
See Manager
$15.00
$15.00

NON-RESIDENT

$45.00
$70.00
$100.00
$120.00
$145.00
$165.00
See Manager
$22.00
$22.00

 

 

 

 

Lakeview Meeting Room Rentals

HOURS

0 - 2
2 - 4
4 - 6
6 - 8
8 - 10
10 - 12
12 +
Set Up
Tear Down

SUPERVISED

$30.00
$45.00
$60.00
$85.00
$100.00
$115.00
See Manager
$10.00
$10.00

NON-SUPERVISED

$20.00
$25.00
$40.00
$55.00
$70.00
$85.00
See Manager
$10.00
$10.00

 

 

 

 

 

GLENWOOD POOL

Make your party a SPLASH with the Glenwood Pool! Have your birthday, staff party, or family reunion at the pool! Rental fees must be received 14 days in advance of rental date to secure reservation. Available Fri., Sat., Sun., evenings. Call the Macomb Park District office at 833-4562 for arrangements. Concessions and larger group rates available. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. There is a 2 hour minimal rental.  

Among what looks like a sea of giant colorful beach balls is a young girl playing hide and seek with her father in the pool Young gentleman caught mid air diving into the pool in a backwards flip

 

 

25 people...........$100
26-50 people.....$135
51-75 people......$150
76-100 people...$225
Over 100 people, $1.50 more per person up to 350 people

 

 

 

 

 

 

SHELTERS

The Macomb Park District has a wide variety of Shelters placed throughout our many parks that provide an excellent venue for a range of events. Below is a list of the shelters the Macomb Park District maintains. For more information about each shelter and the park they are located in, click on the shelter name.

Capactity

175

100

175

40 only

40

60

175

Resident Cost

$40.00

$45.00

$40.00

$25.00

$40.00

Non-Resident Cost

$60.00

$55.00

$50.00

$45.00

$50.00

 

Evergreen Shelter in Everly Park

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All shelters are available at a first come, first serve basis. If you would like to reserve a shelter please call the Main Park District Office (309-833-4562) for dates. All consumers interested in reserving a shelter must abide by the terms and conditions as follows: 

USE OF FACILITIES AND SHELTERS TERMS AND CONDITIONS

1. A facility use permit is required for any group of twenty (20) or more.

2.  Special arrangements must be made for groups over 100.

3. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted in Macomb Park District parks and facilities.

4. All activities shall be properly controlled and supervised. Persons participating in activities under 18 years of age, must have adequate adult supervision.

5. No loud excessive noises will take place that will disturb other users of the park or park neighbors. Electronically amplified sound is prohibited without written approval from the Macomb Park District Board of Commissioners.

6. The Macomb Park Board of Commissioners, the Executive Director, other authorized park district personnel, or the City of Macomb Police Department may revoke any permit, without notice, if it is determined that the application for the permit contained any misrepresentations or false statement, or that any condition set fourth in the policies, governing the permit requested is not being complied with, or that the safety of the participants in the applicants or the patrons or visitors to the parks is endangered by the continuation of the activity.

7. No persons shall solicit contributions, nor offer to sell or exchange any article or things, nor buy any article or things, for any purpose whatsoever, within any of the parks or facilities of the district, except by written permission of the Executive Director or the Executive Director's representative.

8. The permit holder agrees to deposit all trash and litter (resulting from the event) in trash receptacles.

9. The applicant agrees to assume liability for any damage done to any park property as a result of the event.

10. The Macomb Park District will not be liable for any claims for injury or damages resulting from or arising out of the district's facility or premises. The permit holder agrees to indemnify the Macomb Park District and hold it harmless against any and all such claims, damages, losses, and expenses. If requested by the Macomb Park  District the permit holder shall carry insurance against such claimed and furnish the district with a certificate of insurance evidencing the same.

11. Individuals, Organizations, etc. will forfeit their shelter rental fee for cancellations that are notified less than 2 weeks prior to date of event.

12. Shelters that have been rented with less than two weeks prior to date of use will not be eligible for a refund.