It’s easy to find parking at Chicago Park District parks and facilities. We offer metered parking throughout the area. We also offer parking in specific areas like the Field Museum, Margate Park, and along the Chicago lakefront. Looking to spend some time on the water? The Chicago Park District has convenient boat launch locations near the Lakefront. Questions? Visit our FAQs for quick answers. You can also contact our Customer Service Hotline at (877) 638-3716. Pay by Phone Chicago Park District currently offers Pay by Phone at all the metered locations. This service is not available at the gated lots which include North Avenue Beach, Belmont North, Belmont South, and the Conservatory. For more information on how to Pay by Phone at Chicago Park District parking lots click here. Please note the ParkMobile Pay by Phone service is the only system that works for the Chicago Park District lake front lots. No other phone payment app will work at these locations including ParkChicago used for City street parking.
Plan Ahead for Upcoming Events
- Walk to End Alzheimer’s Chicago – Oct. 28, 2018 Take the first step to a world without Alzheimer’s. On Sunday, October 28th, join others at Montrose Harbor for the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s. All funds raised through the event will help further the care, support, and research efforts of the Alzheimer’s Association. Parking Convenient parking is available for the Komen Chicago Race for the Cure. ...more »
- Chicago Hot Cider Hustle – Nov. 10, 2018 Celebrate autumn with the Chicago Hot Cider Hustle. The event will take place on Saturday, November 10th at Montrose Harbor, where runners can enjoy a picturesque run through the park with apple cider and caramel apples waiting for them at the finish line. All funds raised will be donated to Best Buddies. Parking Convenient parking is available ...more »