Parks & Facilities

Fall at Big Creek Park

Anderson Park
660 East Walnut Street
Neighborhood Park
Basketball & Playground

Athletic Park
900 North First Avenue
Regional Sport Complex
Ems Baseball Field, Softball Fields, Concessions & Restrooms
Big Creek Park
940 North Main Street
Community Park
Phone: 309-647-POOL (7665)
Gary Baker Recreation Center, Swimming Pool, Concessions, Tennis Courts & Pickle Ball, Ballfield, Basketball, Frisbee Golf, Paved Trails, Horseshoe Pits, Picnic Area, Playground, Restrooms, Shelter,
Dog Park, & Fire Circle.
Big Creek Park Pool
940 North Main Street
Swim Lessons
Pool Schedule
Ingersoll Airport
26013 North Ingersoll Road
General Aviation Airport
Identifier: CTK Unicom: 122.8
FBO: TWL Aviation
Phone: (309)-649-2072
Runway 18/36: 3900′
Runway 9/27: 3300′
Fuel Available: 100 LL AvGas
John Dean Park
160 West Vine Street
Neighborhood Park
Picnic Area, Playground & Wheelchair Swing
Golf Range
600 West Lakeland Park Drive
Golf Driving Range, Radio Controlled Model Airplanes
Hulit Park
590 North 20th Avenue
Regional Park
Two Canton JFL Football League fields
Lakeland Park
1200 West Lakeland Park Drive
Regional Park
Phone: 309-647-4702 (April-Oct.)
Boat Launch, Lakes, Fishing, Concessions, Hiking Trails, Educational Waterfowl Blind, Natural Areas, Picnic Area, Playground, Restrooms, Shelters & Wildlife Viewing
South Park
501 South First Avenue
Neighborhood Park
Grills, Picnic Area & Playground
Wallace Park
250 South Avenue D
Community Park
Phone: 309-647-1345
Donaldson Community Center, General Park District Office, Ballfield, Basketball, Drinking Water, Grills, Picnic Area, Playground, Restrooms, Shelter & Trails

Facility Rental Fees

Park Shelters

Big Creek Park $50/day
Wallace Park $50/day
Lakeland Park North $30/day

Contact 647-1345 for more information or to make reservations!

Donaldson Center

Non-Profit Use $35/hour (3-hour minimum)
$35 Surcharge for groups over 100
For-Profit Use $45/hour (3-hour minimum)
$45 Surcharge for groups over 100

Contact 647-1345 for more information or to make reservations!

Gary Baker Recreation Center

Non-Profit Use (Individuals)           $50/hour (2-hour minimum)
For Profit Use (Business)     $60/hour (2-hour minimum)
$50 Surcharge for groups over 100

Contact 647-7665 for more information or to make reservations!

Big Creek Park Pool

Birthday parties, private party rentals, and group rates available

Contact 647-7665 for more information or to make reservations!

Diamond Use Fees

Organized leagues that use Athletic Park Park will be accessed the following fees. Leagues may receive dollar for dollar credit for any approved improvements donated to the ballfields.

Fourth Avenue Diamonds
$15 each per day
Field Lights: Light usage fees fluctuate with current rates. Please call the office for more information or current rates.

Ems Field
Day Games (M-F); First Game: $35.00, Second Game: $20.00
Day Games (Sat, Sun, Holidays); First Game: $50.00, Second Game: $20.00
Evening Games* (M-F); First Game: $70.00, Second Game: $50.00
Evening Games (Sat, Sun, Holiday); First Game: $85.00, Second Game: $50.00
* First three (3) games at “Day Rate” for organized teams.
Turface Charges: $15.00/bag

Contact 647-1345 for more information or to reserve the diamonds!


Lakeland Park

Youth(12-15 years of age)  $1.50/day   $45/season
Adult $3.00/day   $90/season
Senior/Disabled $1.50/day   $67.50/season  (Mondays & Tuesdays)
Family $4.00/day (Thursdays)
Boat Launch $ 1.00/day   $30/season
Children under 12 free when supervised by a paying angler
Active Duty Armed Forces: Free Daily Fishing Pass
Veterans Armed Forces: 50% Discount Daily Fishing Pass
Disabled Veterans (10% Rating): Free Daily Fishing Pass
Scuba Diving $5.00/day (must buddy dive)
2 Person Paddle Boat: $3.00/1/2 hour, $5.00/hour
4 Person Paddle Boat: $4.00/1/2 hour, $7.00/hour

Golf Range

$3.00 for 40 golf balls
Golfers may use dollar bills in the machine at the Golf Range or purchase tokens at Lakeland or Wallace Park.