Events

Join the City of Oak Forest at one of our upcoming community events.

Please note that events listed below are subject to cancellation due to the ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic.

National Night Out

(Cancelled in 2021)
Sponsor: Oak Forest Crime Prevention Commission
Date: Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Time: 6 to 9 p.m.
Location: City Hall - 15440 S. Central Avenue 
Watch the Virtual National Night Out 2020 on demand.
The Oak Forest Broadcast Network, in conjunction with the Oak Forest Police Department, presents Virtual National Night Out. This production provides a look at the PD like you’ve never seen before! Officers Vodnik and Gallagher host a tour of the physical department which includes insight on the new 190 foot radio tour and even takes a look at how to set up a speed radar. Features appearances by Clerk Sanchez, Dispatcher Madrid, and Investigator Varkalis.

I Am An American Day Parade 
Sponsor: Oak Forest Veterans Commission 
Date: Sunday, September 5, 2021
Time: 11 a.m. 
Location: Central Avenue - 151st to 156th Streets 
Registration forms are available at: I Am An American Day Parade Registration Form 

Old Times Picnic

 (Cancelled in 2021)
Sponsor: Oak Forest Park District  
Date: Sunday, September 5, 2021
Time: Noon 
Location: Oak Forest Park District - 15601 S. Central Avenue 

Senior Health Fair

(Cancelled in 2021)
Sponsor: Oak Forest Senior Commission
Date: October
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
Location: Oak Forest Park District - 15601 S. Central Avenue

Community Expo
Sponsor: Oak Forest-Crestwood Area Chamber of Commerce  
Date: Saturday, October
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: Arbor Park Middle School - 17303 S. Central Avenue 

Christmas Trim-A-Tree Contest


Sponsor: City of Oak Forest  
Date: November - December
Location: City Hall Campus - 15440 S. Central Avenue 

Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting


Sponsor: City of Oak Forest  
Date: Saturday, December 4, 2021
Time: 11:00 am
Location: City Hall Campus - 15440 S. Central Avenue