Park & Recreation

Enjoy Our Parks & Programs
The La Porte Park and Recreation Department has a variety of indoor and outdoor activities sure to interest a wide range of ages.
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Our department includes over a dozen parks, fields and tot lots just right for relaxing, recreation, family gatherings, concerts and special events, such as our annual WinterFest and Night Bike Ride. We also operate Beechwood Golf Course and Stone Lake Beach. We offer a variety of programs, from youth sports to enrichment opportunities to exercise classes.

Programs & Activities

There are programs for individuals and families year around, such as:
  • Art Camp
  • Ballroom Dancing
  • Ceramics
  • Creative Movement
  • Photography
  • Stained Glass
  • Yoga
  • Youth and Adult Sports
WinterFest 2014

Our annual WinterFest returns with many of the events enjoyed over the past years as well as a couple new twists to bring a blast of winter fun this January. The 10-event festival includes a Chicago Blackhawks Street Hockey Clinic, Family Ceramics, "Snowball Softball" Adult Coed Tournament, Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides, Children's Valentine Card Making Class and a Fun Run, plus more community events.

For more details on WinterFest events, click here.