Emerald Ash Borer Information

Monarchs & Milkweed Festival

​Saturday, June 23; 12 - 3 p.m.​

LeRoy Oakes
IMAGE: Monarch Butterfly on Milkweed. Photo: Shutterstock/Nancy Bauer
Celebrate and learn about native pollinators and plants at our family-friendly festival! We will be giving away milkweed plants!There will be guided hikes in the prairie, crafts, butterfly house kits ,live music and food trucks.Admission is free.To learn more, see our ​flyer​ or call 630-444-3190.​

Campgrounds Open!

May 1 - October 31
​Paul Wolff Campground in Elgin
Big Rock Campground in Big Rock​

IMAGE: Camping photo. Shutterstock/JaySi
Forest Preserve District of Kane County Campgrounds are open May 1 - October 31. Family camp sites are available right here in Kane County! You can get away from it all -- without spending it all. ​Paul Wolff Campground in Elgin and Big Rock Campground in Big Rock offer RV sites with electric and water hook-ups, as well as primitive (tent-only) sites. Both campgrounds are within beautiful Kane County forest preserves where, among other amenities, you'll enjoy miles of hiking trails. See our flyer​ for more details!​​

Combined Forest Preserve & County Board Meeting Calendar