With nearly 50 years of serving the Sandwich, Illinois area . . .
It is the purpose of the Sandwich Park District to efficiently and economically provide recreational programs, facilities, and open space which are designed to provide wholesome, constructive and enjoyable leisure time experiences that benefit the individual resident and the community of Sandwich as a whole.
4th of July Weekend Review
The Sandwich Park District hosted the parade on Saturday, July 4th. There were 56 entries with Grand Marshal Don Beezley.
The Freedom Run 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run took place on Sunday, July 5th. There were approximately 125 runners who enjoyed refreshments after the races. These were provided by Kish Health Systems and Water Wagon in Plano. For overall race results press here. For 5K results press here and for 1-mile Fun Run results press here.
The weekend ended with a fabulous fireworks display at the Sandwich Fairgrounds on Sunday, July 5. Thank you to the Sandwich Fair Association for allowing us to use their grounds.
Milestone Park Splash Pad is Now Open!
The Milestone Park Splash Pad has reopened for the season. Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., weather permitting. The splash pad is located at 1250 Fairwind Blvd.
Help Support Illinois Parks
In an effort to help support Illinois park districts and other recreation agencies that provide after-school programming for our young people, Park District Youth Program License Plates are available. Proceeds from the sale of these plates go to park districts and other agencies that provide innovative, quality after-school programming for area youth. Learn more.