1. TIER 3 MITIGATION UPDATE - Effective 11/20/2020

Due to the new Tier 3 Resurgence Mitigations put out by the Governor, the Romeoville Recreation Department and Athletic and Event Center have made the difficult decision to cancel many programs and services. Please read below for an update of all program and service areas affected by these new mitigation efforts.

Fit 4 Life Fitness Center: Still open! The fitness center remains open Monday through Friday under the new mitigations. Fitness center will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations will still be required to attend and limited to nine attendees at a time. Masks will be required to be worn at all times. Locker rooms will be closed.

Athletic and Event Center Training: trainers looking to book one on one training with clients should contact the front desk at 815-552-3283.

Group X Classes, Dance, Gymnastics, Karate, Boxing, Sports Clinics, Youth Programming: all classes are cancelled until further notice. Refunds will be processed soon and checks will be mailed in 4-6 weeks.

Ride Around Town: this service will end on Friday, November 20th. No additional ride reservations will be taken at this time.

Creative Play Preschool: all in-person classes will conclude on Friday, November 20th. Further information regarding the preschool program will be provided soon. Students can expect a separate e-mail from the Program Supervisor in the coming week. In-person preschool will be reevaluated based on updates provided from the Governor.

RecCamp: this program will conclude on Friday, November 20th. No RecCamp registrations will be taken. In the event the RecCamp can resume, all participants will be contacted.

Tumbleweeds: Regular practices have been cancelled until further notice. There is, however, limited availability for private lessons. Please contact Cassie Proctor for additional details pertaining to team.

Playgrounds & Trails: Playgrounds and trails remain open. Please adhere to tier 3 mitigations when using playgrounds. Practice social distancing and wear a mask.

Temperature Screening:

  • Upon entering the building, stand in front of the contactless self-screener
  • Follow directions on scanner
  • If temperature is under 100.4, please proceed inside the building
  • If temperature is 100.4 or above, you will not be allowed to proceed inside the building and need to leave immediately


  • Masks are required at ALL times inside the building
  • Masks are required for anyone above the age of 2
  • Anyone that does not wear a mask will be asked to leave the building


The Romeoville Parks and Recreation Department offers a multitude of events, recreational programs, and community services for residents and visitors to enjoy with the mission of improving the quality of life for all community members. From concerts to carnivals, the Recreation Department hosts over thirty special events for all ages and interests including the Village’s annual festival, RomeoFest. The Recreation Department also offers hundreds of athletic and special interest recreational programs for all age groups as well a variety of community services to better serve residents and visitors. 

Since its establishment in 1965 the Romeoville Parks and Recreation Department has continued to evolve alongside its residents. Beginning in a basement office of the Village Hall, and eventually moving into the newly built Romeoville Recreation Center in 1978 the department has continued to grow with the community. In 2001, the Recreation Center fulfilled additions and renovations and reopened as it stands today.

In short, if you’re looking for something to do in Romeoville – the Parks & Recreation Department has it for you! Give us a call at 815-886-6222.


Fit 4 Life Fitness Center NOW OPEN! 

The Fitness 4 Life Fitness Center, at 900 W. Romeo Rd., is now open to members and by appointment only.

We want to thank the community for their patience, understanding, and support during these uncertain times. You have been greatly missed. In cooperation with the State of Illinois’ Guidelines, the Parks and Recreation Department has made the appropriate changes to operations to keep your workouts safe and clean.



Birthday Celebration Boxes NOW AVAILABLE!

Looking for a special way to celebrate your little one’s birthday? Order one of our custom birthday celebration boxes! Each box will be customized with your child’s name, come loaded with lots of goodies, including a custom coloring booklet, candy, cake mix, frosting, balloons, birthday coupons and more! Each box can be delivered to your home by some of our Rec Department staff, who will be sure to make it a BIG deal!



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The Recreation Department offers over 30 fun special events throughout the year for all ages --- and most at no charge, including:

  • Romeofest
  • Rockin’ The Ville
  • Movie Under the Stars
  • Car Shows
  • Park Parties

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The Recreation Department offers a wide variety of programs for every age group from infants to seniors and in-between, including:

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The Recreation Department offers a wide variety of services to better serve the Romeoville community and beyond, including:

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