CommUNITY Picnic

CommUNITY Picnic

What's more fun than gathering with your friends, family and fellow Evanstonians to enjoy an afternoon in the park with free food, games, activities and entertainment?

CP logo promo.jpgCelebrate Evanston, diversity and going back to school! Evanston residents gather for a free community picnic with free food, games, giveaways and entertainment. 

The 2016 CommUNITY Picnic will take place on Sunday, August 21 from Noon-4 p.m. in Ingraham Park (west of the Morton Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Avenue).

Admission is free. Bring the whole family for hours of entertainment, fun activities, free food and giveaways!

Would you like to support the CommUNITY Picnic?

donate.jpgYou can be part of Evanston's annual CommUNITY Picnic by donating today here. By donating, you will automatically be entered into a drawing for a special prize to be announced!




Over 80 volunteers are needed to make this another successful event!  Individuals, families and groups interested in volunteering can register by visiting

Individuals can also register to volunteer by calling 311 or 847-448-8029 or email Feel free to share this information with individuals who are interested in volunteering. Children under 14 years of age who wish to volunteer must be accompanied by an adult.