Rules and Regulations

To make your visit to our parks more enjoyable here are some basic rules:
  • All Village of Orland Park park areas are open at 6:00 AM and close at 9:00 PM unless otherwise posted. Lighted parks shall close at 10:30 PM and all ballfield lights shall be extinguished no later than 10:45 PM.
  • Permits are available for exclusive use of some parks and facilities. Contact the Recreation Department for more information. Organizations/groups using the park areas will be responsible for the cleaning of picnic areas and depositing garbage in the provided garbage receptacles on site.
  • Use of intoxicating beverages or narcotics (or their presence on the grounds) is strictly prohibited.
  • All dogs must be on a leash unless they are in the designated dog park at Centennial Park's "Dogout". Owners must pick up dog waste at all times.
  • Do not feed wildlife.
  • Restrooms are open from May through September. Port-o-lets are in parks with athletic fields during non-winter months.
  • Always use trash receptacles or carry your trash out.
  • Outdoor pavilion rental is available only to residents of the Village of Orland Park.
  • Applications and security deposit fees for pavilion rental or use must be made at least 7 calendar days prior to the desired date. Applications will be reviewed by the Facility Coordinator (heretofore, Facility Coordinator and Recreation shall also include an appointed designee) only when the entire security deposit is received with the completed application. A permit outlining the rental agreement will be mailed or given to the applicant after receiving the payment and completed application. Upon review of the application, the Facility Coordinator may reject the rental according to regulations specified herein. If for any reason the application is denied, the renter will be notified by phone. Renters should bring this permit with them at the time of rental for verification.
  • Rental or usage applications may only be made by Orland Park residents age 21 or older. For activities involving groups of minors, the following requirement is in effect.
  • One adult chaperone must be provided for every fifteen minors in attendance. Names and addresses of chaperones must be provided in advance of the event.
  • Activities which are likely to result in damage to property or injury to people are prohibited.
  • Use of the premises in such a manner as to interfere with the scheduled programs is prohibited.
  • A renter or user may be asked to provide proof of public liability insurance naming the Village of Orland Park as an additional insured. All renters must sign a waiver holding the Village of Orland Park harmless in the event of accidents or injuries.
  • Renters or users are not allowed to charge admissions or activity fees unless authorized by the Village of Orland Park Board of Trustees in writing.
  • Renters or users are not allowed to post any advertisements of any product or service for sale in the facility unless approved by the Facility Coordinator at the time of application.
  • No smoking, alcohol, or gambling is allowed in Village park areas.
  • Any use of loud speakers, P.A. systems, or D.J. must be approved by the Facility Coordinator at the time of application.
  • No tape or adhesive decorations shall be applied to walls or ceilings of pavilions. Any decorations utilized must be fire proof. All decorations must be removed immediately after the function.
  • All Village of Orland Park park areas close at 9:00 PM unless otherwise posted.