Opening Day Is Here!

October 28, 2016
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November 6, Noon–2pm

11599 S. Stony Island Avenue, Chicago

Please join Friends of Big Marsh for the opening of Big Marsh Park, with opening activities for the general public from Noon until 2 PM - hiking, tours, and riding the bike park features.

Join us to hike and explore the new park, observe the ecology and wildlife, and ride the newly completed bike park!

Big Marsh Park is at 11599 S. Stony Island Ave, Chicago, IL 60617.

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By car: Please take I-94 to 103rd Street, East on 103rd to Doty Ave, turn right and then left (South) on Stony Island, proceed 1.5 miles to the Park. Parking will be available on site.

By bike or transit: Please contact me ( for information on how to arrive by bike or transit.

In the event of rain or other changes to this event information, I will follow up via email. Please note that some trails may be closed to bike riding and hiking as necessary due to weather conditions.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

We hope you can join us at Big Marsh on Sunday, November 6th!

Jay Readey, Interim Executive Director