Activity Center

  • Includes private restroom, enclosed playground, spacious countertop with two sinks, plus tables and chairs for up to 60
  • Assorted toys, puzzles, games, and WiFi also available
  • Availability:
    • Monday-Friday from 6:30-8:45pm
    • Saturday-Sunday from 8:00am-4:45pm

Meeting Room

  • Includes projector screen, dry erase board, WiFi, 4' countertop, 6' rectangle tables and chairs
  • Availability:
    • Monday-Friday from 6:30-8:45pm
    • Saturday from 2:00-4:45pm
    • Sunday from 10:00am-4:45pm

Multipurpose Room

  • Includes hardwood floors, projector screen, WiFi, 12' countertop, sink, mini fridge, 6' rectangle table and chairs
  • Availability:
    • Monday-Friday from 6:30-8:45pm
    • Saturday from 2:00-4:45pm
    • Sunday from 10:00am-4:45pm

Hunt Club Park Community Center Facility Rental Application

Conference Room

  • Includes WiFi, tables and chairs, coffee maker, water pitchers, sink, flip chart stand, podium, conference phone, and projector screen.
  • Can accommodate 18 seated or 30 theater-style
  • Please provide your own office supplies
  • Availability:
    • Monday-Friday from 5:00-9:00pm

Viking Park Community Center Conference Room Rental Application

  • Monday – Friday (limited; call for hours)
  • Saturday - (9am-1am)
  • Sunday - (10am-10pm)
  • Please note this location is not available on the following holidays: New Year’s Eve and Day, Easter Sunday, 4th of July, Gurnee Days Weekend, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
  • Seating for 160 guests
  • White chairs, round tables, and rectangle tables
  • Refrigerator and freezer
  • Sink
  • Ice machine and beverage cooler
  • Professional stove and oven
  • Warming cabinet
  • Microwave

View the Dance Hall:

  • Call 847-599-3760 to set up an appointment
  • Stop in between 9:00am-5:00pm on weekdays

Event Details and Floor Plan

Regular Rate: Maximum seating for 160 guests

  • Security Deposit: $400R/$600NR
  • Hourly Rental Fee: $200R/$300NR

Reduced Rate: Maximum seating for 48 guests and under 5 hours

  • Security Deposit: $200R/$300NR
  • Hourly Rental Fee: $100R/$150NR

Enhancements:

  • Mirrored Bridal Room (changing area, storage area): $200R/$300NR
  • Summer Kitchen (outdoor ceremony or cocktail area; April-October): $300R/$450NR
  • Band Shell (approval needed): $100R/$150NR

Sound System

  • Sound System/Microphone/Podium/Screen: $150R/$225NR

  • Applications are accepted one year in advance from date needed. Dates can be held for 7 days without deposit.
  • To reserve the Viking Park Dance Hall submit:

All materials can be dropped off at Viking Park Community Center or Hunt Club Park Community Center. You can also fax to 847-623-8121 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Viking Park Dance Hall Rental Guidelines & Regulations 

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  • April 15 – October 15
  • Monday – Friday 10am to sunset  (4pm to sunset June 10 - August 9)
  • Saturday – Sunday 10 am to sunset
  • Can use in conjunction with Viking Park Dance Hall or for park shelter use only
  • Max attendance 250 (indoor / outdoor use)
  • Rolling buffet, indoor tables and chairs
  • Outdoor picnic table seating
  • Outdoor grills
  • Refrigerator
  • Sink
  • Electricity
  • Public restrooms
  • Access to park, playground, athletic fields and rented sports equipment

Summer Kitchen Floor Plan

  • Security Deposit: $150R/$150NR
  • Daily Rental Fee (Max. attendance both inside & outside - 250): $250R/$375NR
  • Open Space Permit (grass area in front of the Band Shell): $45R/$68NR
  • Band Shell (approval needed): $100R/$150NR
  • One 2 Hour Exclusive Field/Court Permit (Choose location and time): $50R/$75NR

All materials can be dropped off at Viking Park Community Center or Hunt Club Park Community Center. You can also fax to 847-623-8121 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Park Shelter Rentals

Five outdoor shelters are available from April 15 to October 15 each year. Hours available for shelter rentals are 10:00 am to sunset. Daily rental pricing for shelters is $80 for residents and $120 for non-residents. Click each location to view the rental application.

Park Shelter Locations:

Rental includes use of picnic tables, grills, electricity, and access to outdoor restrooms. 

Pool Rentals

Have a pool party at our indoor pool at FitNation Gurnee or outside at the Hunt Club Park Aquatic Center.

Pool Locations:

  • Indoor Pool at FitNation Gurnee – 1655 Nations Drive
  • Hunt Club Park Aquatic Center – 920 N. Hunt Club Road

Rental includes use of pool, open swim and dedicated party space.

Learn more about pool rentals at both locations!

Garden Plots

  • Garden plots are available to rent for $25 each season
  • Reservations are accepted online between March 1 and May 1
  • Season begins May 1 and ends November 15

Garden Plot Locations:

  • Esper Petersen Park (Mother Rudd Garden) – Grand Avenue and Kilbourne Road
  • O’plaine Park – Russell Avenue

Reserve your garden plot at Esper Petersen Park!

Reserve your garden plot at O'Plaine Park!

Athletic Field Rentals and Permits

Are you looking to rent a Gurnee Park District field? Contact the front desk at 847-623-7788 or via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for complete details and available dates.

Special Use Park Permits

Attention Home Owners Associations!
Did you know Gurnee Park District offers several amenities free of charge for annual Homeowners Association events held at Park District owned parks? Once a year, an Association representative can request the installation of a 20'x30' tent, 6 trash receptacles, 10 picnic tables, and a portable charcoal grill. To learn more about this service and inquire about available dates and reservations call 847-623-7788.

Download the Special Use Permit Application