Click here to visit the Chicago Park District page and search for programs offered at Commercial Park.  If you are interested in volunteering your time and talent to any of the CPAC sponsored events, please email us!

2021 CPAC EVENTS (UPDATED 7/19/2021)
  • Friday, July 23rd: Movies in the Parks (sponsored by CPAC)- “Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse.”  Bring chairs and a blanket and bug spray!  Movie starts at dusk (8 p.m.-ish).
  • Friday, September 10th: Movies in the Parks (sponsored by CPAC)- “Trolls World Tour.”  Movie starts at dusk, which is about 7 p.m.  The days will be shorter but you’ll still need blankets and bug spray!
  • Saturday, September 18th: Blocktober Fest & Park Open House, 1 p.m.- 4 p.m.  Grilling and games and maybe a performance or two.  Come meet the neighborhood!
  • Saturday, October 30th: Halloween Party – 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., with a parade starting at 3:30 p.m.  Please email us if you would like to hand out candy on the parade route!
  • Friday, December 3rd: Santa and S’mores, 5:30- 7 p.m.- Santa is back!  And so are the s’mores!  And the bonfire!
Please keep in mind that all our events will adhere to the Covid guidelines of the Chicago Park District.  Mask requirements, locations, and capacity limits may change for any of our events at any time. Thank you in advance for your understanding!  (Unless otherwise noted, all events will be at Commercial Park.)


All events raise funds that go right back into your parks!


  • Green Team Growers: Every other Monday @ 4 p.m. at Snowberry (May through August- ON PAUSE)
  • Kids’ Art in the Park: The Chicago Public Library is hosting arts and crafts programs outside at the park on Thursdays, starting at 3:30, through September.  CPAC is looking for a great art teacher for our program… are you interested? Send us an email!!
  • Storytime: CPAC’s program is on pause for now, but the Chicago Public Library will be holding storytime outside at the park on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. through September, 2021.
  • Yoga: (ON PAUSE) Most Thursdays (& some Wednesdays during the summer) @ 6:45 pm (Community room, or outdoors when weather permits)
  • Commercial Park Advisory Council Meetings: 3rd Monday of the month @ 6:30 p.m.  Open to all.  Meetings are currently held over zoom- please email us for the link.)

Mark Your Calendars!!!