Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement

Our mission at the Village of Fox Lake Parks and Recreation Department is to enhance the quality of life for residents and members of surrounding communities by providing educational and recreational activities for all generations to enjoy.

Fox Lake Splash Pad 

The Fox Lake Splash Pad located at 71 Nippersink Blvd. is now open. The splash pad will be reservation based this year. Each reservation will last 45 minute and will operate under current state guidelines at the time of the reservation. Reservations are FREE!

Register here for the Fox Lake Splash Pad

Hours of operation include:

  • Mondays - 11:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Wednesdays -  11:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Thursdays - 11:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
  • Fridays - 11:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Fox Lake Ice Rink - Closed for the Season

  • Public Skate:                   
    • Daily 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • Hockey / sticks & pucks are prohibited on the ice
  • Hockey / Stick & Puck:            
    • Daily 8:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
    • No figure skating unless hockey is not present
  • Fox Lake Community Garden Green - 17 E. School CT.
    • Red Flag = Closed for use 
    • Green Flag = Open 

To review the Ice Rink Outdoor Public Ice Skating Rink Rules, Policies, and Regulations please click here.

In addition to Village Fox Lake Recreation Area Outdoor Ice Rink Rules, Polices, and Regulations (above) please abide by the following COVID-19 Guidelines in accordance with Tier 2 Mitigation:

  • Maximum occupancy: 10
  • Face masks covering both mouth and nose are required at all times.
  • Maintain social distancing.
  • Stay home when you are sick or experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness with fever, cough, and/or difficulty breathing.
  • Frequent hand washing and regular use of hand sanitizer are strongly recommended.

2019 Sponsors

College of Lake County - Friends of Celebrate Fox LakeCLC


Trotter LLC - Gold Level Mayor’s Fish Fry SponsorTrotter Logo


Tito’s Handmade Vodka - Vodka & Stage Sponsortitos_logo_standard_black

Thelen Sand & Gravel - Gold Level Parks PartnerThellen

College of Lake County - Fox Lake Pumpkin Jubilee Silver Sponsor CLC

US Bank - Festival of Lights Parade Sponsor

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