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!

It's time to deck the Perry Farm Trails in your most outrageous Christmas sweater!! Please join us for BTPD's 3rd Ugly Sweater 5k Christmas run/walk in early December. This race is all about bad style and having fun! This event will take place at Perry Farm Park.

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 Saturday, December 4th- 9:00am-4:00 pm

We are decking the halls of the barns at Perry Farm for a day of Holiday fun for the whole family!  Experience tractor drawn carriage rides, carolers, children's games, campfire, cookie decorating, crafts and more! Activity tickets will be sold at the event or purchase tickets in advance at any of the Bourbonnais Township Park District facilities and save $$$! Santa will be visiting for photo sessions in our old-fashioned English barn for $20.00 per family session. Digital photo is included, and will be emailed to participants following the event. Photo sessions are first come, first serve.
Concessions will be available selling tasty treats and Stuff-A-Bear station is available for additional fees throughout the event. Cash or Credit is accepted for tickets, concessions and Stuff-A-Bear.

Since everyone is excited for the holidays this year we highly recommend you get tickets to these popular activities before they sell out!

Pre-sale Family ticket bundles are on sale now for $40.00 and they include a family photo session, carriage ride for the whole family and 15 activity tickets for cookie decorating, crafts, games, barrel train rides and more. Stop by any BTPD facility and purchase yours today!

 Activity pricing: $1.00 = 1 Ticket

Barrel Train Rides- 1 Ticket
Games- 1 Ticket
Backpack Craft- 5 Tickets
Cookie Decoration- 2 Tickets
Carriage Ride (per person)- 3 Tickets
Campfire Smores- 1 Ticket
Santa photo session (per Family)- 20 Tickets

Hope to see you at the Perry Farm for this wonderful holiday event! More activites may be coming soon and pricing is subject to change.


The Bourbonnais Township Park District reserves the right to photograph or videotape participants in its programs and/or facilities. These photos/videos are strictly for BTPD publications, flyers, brochures, videos, social media and advertisements.”