Yankee Doodle Dash 5K

The Park District is sponsoring the annual Yankee Doodle Dash 5K. Run or walk our 3.1-mile course through the streets of Wilmette. Earn your participant medal at the finish line, enjoy a complimentary adult beverage (age 21+) or purchase a snack from our food truck. Kick off your Independence Day Celebration at the DANDIEST 5K in […]

Fun and Fireworks

Gillson Beach 101 Lake Ave, Wilmette

Enjoy an evening packed with Independence Day Celebration at Gillson Park! We'll have food vendors, live music, performers, and fireworks show to kick off your 4th a day early. Fireworks are expected to start at 9:30 p.m. Click here for more information.