Category: Weekend

Day In Our Village, A Cherished Oak Park Tradition

Oak Park is celebrating its’ 44th annual Day in Our Village festival this Sunday, June 4th. The purpose of this cherished Oak Park event is to celebrate “the vitality and the rich advantages of our diverse community, and provide the opportunity for all residents, their families, and friends to come learn… Read more »

Farmers Market Donuts

Oak Park’s 42nd annual Farmer’s Market starts this Saturday. Yes, Oak Park Apartments loves the locally grown fruits and veggies, the specialty cheeses, the wide assortment of jams and honey, the beautiful fresh cut flowers and perennials that can be planted in your own backyard… but the # 1 reason,… Read more »

Stay Summer Cool, Oak Parkers!

Summer is finally here and after spending months trying to figure out how to stay warm we midwesterners are now tasked with trying to figure out how to cool off.  Well, Oak Park’s Park District has several great ways to help beat this summers heat. You can head on over to… Read more »

Oak Park’s Farmers Market 2016

Bright and early every Saturday morning from mid-May to the end of October local farmers begin setting up their wares at the Pilgrim Church parking lot on Lake Street and Elmwood Avenue before 7am to meet the produce demands of those who flock to Oak Park’s 41 year old farmers… Read more »

Weekends Start On Thursday When You Live In Oak Park!

TNO started this past Thursday, May 19th, as part of the DTOP business association’s mission to promote Oak Park businesses through a variety of fun and cultural events. This is how the event works: Purchase $16 ticket booklets which contain 4 “dine-around” tickets at the Downtown Oak Park kiosk at Lake… Read more »

Oak Park’s Earth Fest 2016

Oak Park Apartments believes in living a green lifestyle which can be a challenge when operating properties that were built at the turn of the century: but by adding insulation and upgrading windows to decrease heat loss, replacing old toilets with low-flow models to save water and by using CFL bulbs… Read more »

Shop Local On Small Business Saturday

OakParkApartments.com wants to encourage all its friends to shop local.  A movement began a few years ago and encourages folks to support and shop at local businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Did you know that there are over 27 million small businesses in the United States?  Did you know… Read more »

Oak Park Eases Parking Restrictions Over Thanksgiving Holiday

OakParkApartments.com wants to give our tenants a quick parking heads up as we head into the Thanksgiving holiday. You will not get a ticket if you or your Thanksgiving guests need to park overnight on Oak Park’s residential streets (hurray!).  The restrictions have been eased for the entire Thanksgiving weekend,… Read more »

A Chill is in the Air

OakParkApartments.com was looking at this mornings extended weather forecast and brrrr, this weekend looks chilly! We’d like our tenants to be as cozy as possible so by following a few simple tips you can be sure to be warm and toasty as the temperatures dip. Remove window air conditioning units: Yes,… Read more »

Oak Park Park District Has Free Fun For Everyone!

Oak Park’s park district is at it again! Providing fun and entertainment for all ages all summer long is what our park district does best and this summer is no exception.  Free, yes, I said free, movies and concerts will be happening all summer long. Let’s start with this year’s… Read more »