Park Forest Park Permit Day is Saturday, February 6

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Picnic permits for Somonauk, Central and Logan pavilions for 2010 dates will be issued beginning Saturday, February 6, 2010 at Village Hall, 350 Victory Dr., Park Forest, IL.

At 9 a.m. interested park users will be invited to place their names in the permit lottery. Permits will then be issued in the order names are picked (one picnic date per person – no phone orders).

Permit Procedure: Once the lottery is completed we will call your name to come to the counter to complete your park permit. Please have an alternate picnic date in mind in case your first choice has already been taken.

To complete the permit we will need:

  • Date of your picnic.
  • Start and ending time (including your set-up and take-down time).
  • Number of people attending.
  • Name, address and phone number of responsible party (must be an adult).

Following the lottery, permits will be taken on a first come basis. Full payment must accompany the reservation. (Method of payment – cash, check, money order, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express.)

2010 Fee Schedule for 6-hour period*

Groups of 99 or less ……. $ 75
Groups of 100-199 …….. $115
Groups of 200 or more ….$175

*$5 for each additional hour over six (per pavilion).
Picnic permits do not include reserved time on ballfields or tennis courts.

Permit cancellations must be made two weeks prior to permit date to be considered for a refund.

Consumption of alcoholic beverages is prohibited on park properties except as specifically allowed by an approved picnic permit. All picnic permits allowing alcoholic beverages expire one half hour after sundown.

PICNIC KIT/COLOSSAL COOKER: For a $10 fee you can reserve a picnic kit (includes baseball, bat, bases, volleyball and net). Rent our colossal cooker when cooking for a crowd. Fee is $30 (additional $30 fee for delivery).

For more information visit our website at www.villageofparkforest.com or call (708)748-2005.

Source: VOPF