Fourth of July Fireworks and Celebration

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

The City of DeKalb and DeKalb Park District is excited to host the annual Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration! Join DeKalb Park District in Hopkins Park for this annual tradition along with some NEW! daytime programming!  Enjoy a day of family fun in the park as we celebrate our nation's independence. In order to keep both our […]

Hopkins Pool Opening Day!

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Hopkins Pool is a family-friendly aquatics facility that features two water slides, a zero-depth kiddie pool with an interactive play structure, a diving well with high and low dive, a lap swim exclusive area, and a concession stands area. Ask us about private and semi-private party packages. We strive to make it an enjoyable experience […]

Feel the Love at Annual Daddy Daughter & Heroes Dance

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Valentine season is the perfect time for dads and daughters to dance the night away! Join DeKalb Park District for a special ‘Luau Princess-themed’ event with desserts, dancing, guessing games, contests, light refreshments, and personalized photographs. Each daughter will also receive a flower from our sponsor, Glidden Florist, and a special memento to take home. […]

Animal Express Animal Show

Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road, DeKalb, IL

Join us at the band shelter in Hopkins Park to see a variety of live animals during the Animal Express Animal Show! Seating at each of the four half-hour shows on Thursday, August 13, will follow social distancing protocols. The shows at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. will feature a raccoon, a skunk, an arctic […]