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Dixon Park District

Dixon Park District

     Welcome to the official website of the Dixon Park District in Dixon, Illinois.  There is much to see and experience, including historic Lowell Park where Ronald Reagan worked as a lifeguard in his youth.  Discover hiking and biking trails, the Nature Center, golf driving range, splash pad, tennis courts, pickleball courts, basketball courts, soccer fields, hockey courts, baseball diamonds, Wooden Wonderland, even your dog has its own park!

The Staff and Board of the Dixon Park District mourn the loss of Emma Hubbs. Emma was an integral part of the Park District for 70 years and her memory will remain forever. Our sympathy to Emma’s family and her many friends. A memorial service will be held at 4 pm on Saturday September 2 at the Emma Hubbs Tennis Courts in Page Park.


If you need staff outside office hours, please call the office number; there is a 24-hour staff number on the message to help you with an evening or weekend problem.


The MURPHY USA Splash Pad is open from 9 am to 9 pm daily. This FREE water fun area is accessible to everyone and is located on the corner of Custer Avenue and West 3rd St. Thanks to a generous donation from Ken and Carol Novak, in 2018 you will see some new above-ground water play features!




2017 Farmers Market Vendor Application


Every Wednesday and Saturday at Haymarket Square Park.

7 am until Noon. Fresh Green Beans,  Delicious Peaches, Homemade Pie and Scrumptious Scones.


Register your dog for Park 4 Paws. $10 for up to three dogs per family. $15 for out-of-district (those not paying park taxes). Bring proof of vaccinations to the park office.


Miller Golf Range now OPEN.

1010 Washington Avenue near the bike path, Wooden Wonderland and the soccer fields

24-hour ball machine.

$3 for a bucket of balls.

Tokens for sale at Driving Range      10 for $20.00


HEY! Check out the Go Do Lee County App!

Find out what other places and events in the area you can enjoy on the GO DO Lee County mobile application available on iPhone/iPad and Android. You will find museums, lodging, events and more in Lee County. Or you can visit Lee County Tourism’s website for even more information.




Open at 6 am.     –    Close at 9 pm.

Lowell Park is open to non-motorized visitors from

5 am until 11 pm daily.

Vehicle roads are open to traffic in Lowell Park.

Park Board Meetings
  • The public is encouraged to attend.  
  • Meetings are the third Wednesday of each month at 6 pm at the park office, 804 Palmyra Street, Dixon.  
  • Agendas, Minutes, and Financials posted on this web page.


See the CALENDAR page for more current events.


Listen to WIXN AM 1460 Talk-line for Dixon Park District news!