Village Parks & Facilities

Facility Rentals
Paulus Park BarnThe Park and Recreation Department has two facilities for use on a rental basis. Tables, chairs, refrigeration, and microwaves are available at each location. No cooking is allowed on site. No alcohol or smoking is allowed.

Available Facilities
  • The Barn at Paulus Park, 200 S. Rand Road is approximately 40’ x 80’.
  • Buffalo Creek Park, 675 Old Mill Grove Road is approximately 40’ x 80’.
Resident rental fees are $60 per hour, with a 2-hour minimum. Non-resident rental fees are $95 per hour, with a 2-hour minimum.
* Discounted rates are available for Community Service and Non-Profit Organizations.

For availability, please call 847-438-5146 or send an email and complete our Facility Rental Form

Shelter / Stage Reservations

Paulus Park Shelter CShelter / Stage reservations are accepted for Paulus Park only. Each calendar year, applications are accepted on a first come, first serve basis at the barn, effective immediately for residents and starting May 1 for non-residents. Reservations must be made two weeks in advance (pending availability). We have three shelters and one stage available with electricity. Fees do not include beach admission. All park and beach rules apply. Group host is responsible for shelter area clean up. No alcohol is permitted in the park.
  • Resident (Individual/Organization) - Under 100 people - $90 / 100 or more - $120
  • Non-Resident (Individual/Organization) - Under 100 people - $125 / 100 or more -$175
  • Shelter & Field Rental Application
Commemorative Park Amenity Programs