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Park and Facility Rental Opportunities

2023 Rental Application - Facility Rental Application Form

Rental Rules

Need a convenient site to hold an organization or business meeting?  Want an indoor space to hold a child's birthday party?  Would an outdoor playing field and pavilion in one of our parks be a perfect place for a family reunion?

The Medinah Park District has indoor and outdoor facilities that can be rented for family functions, club and school activities, civic group meetings or athletic events.

The Connolly Recreation Center provides many options and room sizes to accommodate your individual or group indoor needs while the Thorndale Park pavilion provides outdoor accommodations.

Contact us at 630-893-2560 for pricing, facility rental hours and availability information.  A reservation application must be submitted a minimum of 3 weeks in advance of your rental date request.  A $20.00 non-refundable reservation deposit and rental application are required in order for us to consider and reserve a date and space.  Additional fees apply for groups larger than 100 individuals and/or requests beyond normal facility hours of operation.  Indoor rental hours do not extend beyond 10:30 pm unless approved by district administration.  Outdoor rental hours do not extend beyond sunset unless approved by district administration.  Rental applications will not be accepted more than three (3) months in advance.


Connolly Recreation Center

           Room                                    Capacity                     Resident Rate      Non-Res. Rate

  • Gymnasium                                  200                               $45/Hr.                  $60/Hr.
  • Walnut Room                                 80                                $40/Hr.                  $55/Hr.
  • Maple Room                                  40                                $35/Hr.                  $50/Hr.
  • Oak Room                                     20                                $25/Hr.                  $40/Hr.
  • Kitchen                                         N/A                      $15 per event based upon availability

Outdoor Facilities

  • Pavilion/Patio                               N/A                                $35/Hr.                  $50/Hr.
  • Athletic Fields* / Tennis Ct.          N/A                                $35/Hr.                  $50/Hr.
  • Firepit#                                        N/A                                 $15/Hr.                  $25/Hr.
  • Firepit (w/pavilion rental)#           N/A                       $15 per event based upon availability

                *additional fees are required with request for field lights.

                #additional rules/regulations required for this rental opportunity (3 hr. maximum use)