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Lunch with The Bunny

Lunch with the BunnySaturday, April 12, 2014, 11am to 1pm in the Gymnasium.

Join us for a wonderful afternoon of fun and games with that infamous Bunny!  Pizza, drinks and deserts will be served.  Kids will have the opportunity to take a photo with the Bunny, as well as partake in craft projects, games and an egg hunt.   Adults and Kids $10 per person. Please be sure to purchase in the correct category, so we know how many kids to expect. 

Adult ticket - $10

Child ticket - $10


Concert in The Park

On Monday, June 30th from 6:30 to 8:30 the Portage/Horner Park Jazz Band will delight you with the sound of music. Location:  By The Outdoor Pool This is a FREE event.


2014 Farmers Market Planning Underway

farmers marketWe are gearing up for another great Farmers Market season. Our dates for this summer are the 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays of the month, except the Sunday after the 4th of July and the Sunday before Labor Day.

2014 Market Dates:
June 1, 15, 29
July 20
August 3, 17
Sept 7, 21
Oct 5

Markets run from 10am to 2pm and we're located in the northwest Corner of Portage Park (the actual park, not the neighborhood) near the intersection of Berteau & Central.

If you're interested in becoming a vendor, you can get our 2014 market contract here. Contact us with questions at portageparkfarmersmarket@gmail.com.


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