YOUR ROCKFORD PARK DISTRICT

It's More Than Just Parks and Recreation!

We are the third largest parks and recreation system in Illinois and a 3-time winner of the National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Parks and Recreation.

  • # of Parks and Facilities: 179
  • # of Parks: 85
  • # of Playgrounds: 83
  • Miles of Trails: 56.13
  • Total Park Acreage District Maintains: 4,962
  • # of Full-Time Employees: 169
  • # of Seasonal Employees: 1,441
    • Did You Know?: 600 youth get their first job experience every summer at the Rockford Park District
  • 2017 User Visits: 9,534,951