Community Center

Community Center
Front entrance
Main Room
Main Room
Main room with kitchen

Community Center

Community Center

36630 N. Hutchins Road                                                                                  
Gurnee, IL 60031

Max. Capacity 161

Main room is 38' by 58'  (2,204 sq. ft.)

Email our rental coordinator at
or call 847-356-0008 for more information, available dates, tours, and reservations.

Rental Application - Community Center
Facility Usage Policy - Community Center



 To be eligible for "Resident" rental rates, you must live in the sub-divisions of
Grandwood Park or The Shires, or in the Grand Oaks Apartment complex.  


Rental Rates

Security Deposit (to be paid at time of application)     Residents $300 
                                                                                      Non-residents $450
Special reduced security deposit for SUNDAY rentals with a maximum of 50 people
     and 5 hours:              Residents $150
                                       Non-residents $250  

(Refundable if all items on Facility Usage Policy are taken care of properly)
(Refunds are issued within 2 weeks after your rental)

Hourly Rental Fee (3 hr. minimum)     Residents $50
                                                             Non-Residents $100

Days/Times and Rates:   (3 hr. minimum on all rentals)

     Fridays  (room available:   winter hours 4:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
                                          summer hours 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.)
          Hourly rate:     Residents $50
                                Non-Residents $100
          All day (4:00 p.m. - 12: 30 a.m.):     Residents $300
                                                                Non-residents $450
          All day (9:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m. - summer hours):     Residents $450
                                                                                       Non-residents $800

     Saturdays  (room available 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.)
             Hourly rate:     Residents $50
                                   Non-Residents $100
             All day (9:00 a.m. - 12: 30 a.m.):     Residents $450
                                                                   Non-residents $800                

     Sundays  (room available 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.)
             Hourly rate:     Residents $40
                                  Non-Residents $80
             All day (9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.):     Residents $350
                                                                  Non-residents $600                  

Host Liquor Liability Insurance      $220  (both Residents & Non-Residents)


All rental fees must be paid 2 weeks prior to rental date.



Your rental fees include use of WiFi, kitchen area, round & rectangle tables, chairs, cleaning supplies, garbage cans and garbage bags, and limited refrigeration space. Renters are responsible for set up and clean up of their event.


You may rent our outside sign for a personalized message for your event. The cost for the sign is $25 for the day.


You may also rent lattice panels to help decorate the space for your event. We have two (2) lattice panels that are all white, and the dimensions of each panel is 4' wide and 6' tall. These are available for $15 each for the day. They make a perfect backdrop for pictures, or behind a head table.



CANCELLATION FEES - Rentals cancelled for ANY reason:

If canceled more than 30 days before your rental date, a $25 fee will be assessed and deducted from your refund.

If canceled less than 30 days before your rental date, a $75 fee will be assessed and deducted from your refund. 

Liquor Liability Insurance is typically processed 1 week before the event. If Liquor Liability Insurance was already processed before cancellation of rental, you will not receive a refund of that fee. 



NOTE:  The Grandwood Park Park District does not allow smoking and/or tobacco use of any kind on any District property.  Any violation of the park districts TOBACCO-FREE policy, including the disposal of cigarette butts on any District property, will result in an automatic $100 deduction from your security deposit.

Click here to read the entire policy.