Here Are Your Memorial Day Weekend Activities At The Freeport Park District

Freeport, Illinois — Scenic spaces and fun places will be open for all to enjoy at Freeport Park District locations this weekend. Trails and nature areas are open from dawn to dusk. Park Hills Golf Course is open from 7 a.m.- 7 p.m. and Read and Krape Park amusements will open at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Sunday and Monday, May 26-28, 2018.

Krape Park boat rentals, carousel, mini-golf and concessions will be open from 11:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. all three days. Parking is available by the boat rental dock adjacent to the Krape Community Building. Boat rental rates per ½ hour are $5 for Canoes and Kayaks, $8 for 2-seat paddleboat, and $10 for 4-seat paddleboat. Rates for the carousel are 50 cents per ride and mini-golf is $3 for Youth, 17 yrs. and younger, and $4 for Adults, 18 yrs. and older. Krape Park is located at 1799 S. Park Boulevard.

The Read Park Family Aquatic Center, located at 867 W. American Street, will be open all three days from 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Daily admission rates for adults over 18 yrs. are $6 for residents and $7 for non-residents. Rates for youth under 18 yrs. are $5 for residents and $6 for non-residents. Children under 10 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Call 815. 801. SWIM to check weather conditions/pool closings.

Park Hills Golf Course and Dining Room will be open all three days from 7 a.m.- 7 p.m. For golf rates and to book tee-times go to or call 815.235.3611. Park Hills is located at 3240 W. Stephenson Street.

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