Forest Preserves issues permits for use of groves for special events (such as festivals, performances, or fundraisers) and athletic/sporting events (such as 5K walk/run events, fishing derbies, or bike races).
Link to the Forest Preserves Special Event site for:
- Online Application
- Event Definitions, Requirements, and Deadlines
- Special Use Permitting
- Non-Profit Discount Information
- Required Forms
- Day of Event Information