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 1-4 p.m. on the Civic Center grounds.

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. A link to donate will be posted soon. By donating, you will automatically be entered into a drawing for a special prize to be announced, Downtown Evanston gift cards or other prizes!




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) 859-7833 or email Feel free to forward this email to individuals that are interested in volunteering. Children under 14 must be accompanied with an adult to volunteer.