Youth Escort Policy

Effective May 20, 2022, the Chicago Park District has enacted the following Youth Escort Policy for Maggie Daley Park. Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult (21 years and older) after 6pm, Thursday through Sunday — and may be asked to present a valid ID. The adult must be present for the duration of the visit and may escort up to four young people.

Field Trips

Field Trips

Plan your field trip to the park

Maggie Daley Park offers your summer day camp or school field trip groups the following:

  • Rock climbing*
  • 18 holes of mini golf*
  • Play Garden fun in the Enchanted Forest, Slide Crater, Sea & Harbor or Nest Swings
  • Lawn space for games or picnics
  • Picnic tables for seating
  • Snacks*

*Paid activities must be scheduled in advance of trip by emailing Discounts are available for non-profit organizations.

Chicago Park District day camps and summer day camp pricing available for rock climbing.

Admission to the park is free, but any group over 50 must fill out the event application and pay a permit fee based on your group size.

Event Application Form

Bus pick up and drop off should take place at Columbus and Monroe Streets.

The park does not offer parking for oversized vehicles. Parking inquires can be directed to Millennium Lakeside Garages.



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