Events

The BTPD hosts a variety of events every year. The BTPD works towards bringing the community together through authentic and engaging events. Our goal is to enrich you and your family’s quality of life through recreation!

Would you love a garden but don't have room in your yard? Join us and your fellow community members by renting a plot at Perry Farm!

Call us at 815-933-9905 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to save your plot!

*$50 depost is refundable

community garden journal

Hosted annually in February.

What better way to spend Valentine's Day than by touring different shops and businesses with our chocolate tour? The goal for this event is to turn 35 local businesses into Chocolate Tour Stops to be visited by your current and potentially new customers between 12:00 noon and 5:00 p.m.

Hosted in October

A Cause for Paw is a 2 mile walk and festival.  Located at Willowhaven Park & Nature Center this day full of fun activities for both dogs and humans will benefit Kankakee County Humane Foundation.

The Easter Bunny and his little ducky friend invite you and your little one to a free Easter Egg Extravaganza. Your child will be able to search for eggs that the Easter Bunny has left behind!

 

Art in the Park is a great way for parents and children to experience the art world together. Children are able to create art projects instructed by professional artists and parents are able to shop for unique, handcrafted fine arts and crafts. Proceeds from this festival will go to the Exploration Station!

Hosted annually in June.

We were very excited as we were bringing tethered Hot Air Balloon rides to Perry Farm Park!

In light of Governor Pritzker's recommendation to cancel all large scale events this summer - we have postponed this exciting event until June 2021! Something fun to look forward to!

 

FNO 2021

Summer Concert Series is a place where you can sit back and enjoy the music. Hosted every Tuesday between the end of June and all of July, you will not be disappointed with the phenomenal artists we bring in at Perry Farm.

 

Hosted annually in September.

You can participate by creating your own scarecrow or by voting on which one you love best. Either way, this is a great way to get your loved one(s) to get involved in some fall fun.

 

 Hosted Annually in October.

The Headless Horseman will be riding through the trails of Sleepy Hollow and we dare you to venture out into the dark of night at Perry Farm Park woods to listen for the Horseman himself. This ghoulish event has a haunted harvest maze, spooktacular activities in the always changing village and a thrilling re-enactment to experience.

 

Hosted annually in November.

Trot till you drop at this years Bourbonnais Township Park District Turkey Trot. This event helps foster kids and the awesome thing is, you can choose to walk or run. Our 5k, 10k and walking trails are beautiful this time of year.