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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, pickle-ball courts, basketball courts, soccer fields, hockey courts, baseball diamonds, Wooden Wonderland and more.

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.


If you are planning to be a volunteer for the Dixon Park District, or through a group that uses Park District facilities (such as Dixon Girls Fast Pitch), please click on the green VOLUNTEER box below.



Sponsorship KSB



Haymarket Square Farmers Market.     Click the link below for a  2018 Farmers Market Application.

Haymarket Farmers Market vendor application and rules 2018


The electronic  gate will open at 6 am and close at 9 pm.

ROADS ARE NOW OPEN TO VEHICULAR TRAFFIC IN LOWELL PARK. If heavy rain occurs, roads may be closed. Please stay on hard surfaced roads as the grassy area are very soft. 

Lowell Park is open to non-motorized visitors from 5 am until 11 pm daily.

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. The December Board meeting is the second Wednesday of the month.
  • Agendas, Minutes, Audits and Financials posted on this web page.