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Bourbonnais Township Park District

Enriching the quality of life through recreation, education and preservation.

​The Bourbonnais Township Park District has been serving the residents of Bourbonnais, Bourbonnais Township and Bradley since 1986 and is home to several community gems including Perry Farm Park, Exploration Station... a children's museum, Diamond Point Park, Willowhaven Nature Center and the Recreation Station.

Exploration Station...a children's museum is now open! Come check out our great new exhibit which features the new A-mazing Airways (pictured), Creative Flight, and Take Flight.


Frog Lady Special Event Tickets now on Sale! Now through November 7th, you can purchase Frog Lady Animal Presentation tickets for $4.00 for Residents and $5.00 for Non-Residents of Bourbonnais Township. Online sales are available, click here to purchase.  Frog Lady Animal Presentation is on Saturday, November 8th at 1pm at the Willowhaven Nature Center at 1451 N 4000E Road in Kankakee. To find out more about the presentation please check out the Frog Lady website at

2nd Annual Scarecrow Hollow Contest & Festival2nd Annual Scarecrow Hollow Contest & Festival
Thank you to everyone that participated in our 2nd Annual Scarecrow Contest and those that attended our Scarecrow Festival!  It was such a fantastic day.
Click here to see the winning scarecrows

Gift cards are now available for all of your recreation needs.  They come in any increment and are reloadable.  Gift cards may be used toward:

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Now Hiring Part Time and Seasonal Positions! Click here to learn more.

Willowhaven Nature Center open 10am-2pm on Wednesdays and Fridays through October 29.

Come join us for a special Sparkle Halloween Party on October 30th.
Join Sparkle, for a spooky runway show, nails, games and a Halloween treat! This program will also be tailored with boy activities as well.

Now accepting Turkey Trot registrations for the 5K, 10K and 2 mile walk! Click here to learn more!