Welcome to the Carbondale Park District! Carbondale is home to many beautiful parks and community centers with a wide variety of programs for children and adults. We are proud to offer opportunities for the people of our community to learn, grow, and appreciate the natural beauty in their area.
Immerse yourself in a diverse array of engaging experiences that celebrate our community’s spirit. From captivating art workshops that spark creativity to our seasonal-themed festivals, our events are designed to enrich lives and forge connections. Revel in the magic of outdoor movie nights. Join us for a journey of discovery, entertainment, and camaraderie. Discover your next adventure with the Carbondale Park District events – where memories are made and smiles are shared.
Our mission is to serve the rich diversity of the Carbondale community with an equally rich and diverse array of recreation, wellness, education, and leisure opportunities. We are dedicated to environmental stewardship, education, and the preservation of public open spaces.
The Carbondale Park District LOVES its volunteers. Volunteers are critical to any organization and our District is no different. Volunteers help with a myriad of projects from park clean up, flower planting, program leading, and much more.
🎄🎥 Join us for a festive evening under the stars at Parrish Park! 🌟 Don’t miss our Holiday Drive-In Movie on December 1st starting at 7:30 pm. 🚗✨ Pack your cars with blankets and gather your loved ones for a cozy movie night.
🎉 Admission is FREE, and the event is open to everyone in the family! 🍿👨👩👧👦 Let’s celebrate the season together with a heartwarming movie and good company.
📍 Location: Parrish Park
📅 Date: December 1st
🕢 Time: 7:30 pm
Spread the word and mark your calendars! See you there! 🎅🤶 #HolidayDriveIn #CommunityEvent #FamilyFun #ParrishParkMagic 🌌
Get in Touch
Contact us to learn more about our parks and programs.
Find us at the office
925 S. Giant City Rd.
Carbondale, IL 62901
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Carbondale Park District Office
Mon - Thurs, 9:00-6:00 & Friday, 9:00-5:00