Halloween Coloring Contest

Starting October 2nd,  residents may pick up a picture entry at the Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Ave.  Age groups will consist of children ranging from 4-6 yrs., 7-9 yrs. and 10-12 yrs.  Winners will be announced on October 16th.


24th Annual Costume Bash for Children and Adults !!

Bring your family to the 24th Annual Halloween Costume Bash at the Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Ave., on October 28th, between the hours of 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Costume judging for children and adults will begin promptly at 10:00 am.  Festivities will include:  games, prizes, treats and a Jack-O-Lantern Decorating Contest and much more!

Date:  Saturday, October 28, 2017            Fee:  Free to all residents

Location:  Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Ave.


House Decorating Contest

The Annual House Decorating Contest is open to all residents in the Village of Orland Hills.  Judging will be on Wednesday, October 18th, 7pm-9pm.  Please register and pick-up a "House Decorating Rule Sheet" at the Community Center.  Awards will be presented to the three best decorated homes.


Turkey Coloring Contest

Try your luck in coloring our turkey.  Entries are available at the Community Center starting November 1st.  All resident boys and girls from ages 4 thru 12 are eligible to compete for prizes.  All winners will be notified by November 14th.




Saturday, November 18, 2017

1M Juniors - Start: 9:00am
5K Open - Start: 10:00am

Online Registration begins October 2nd!


Entry Fee:
$25 Pre-registration (ends November 16th)
$30 (after November 167th)
(Checks should be made payable to: Village of Orland Hills)


Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup:
Pickup packets the morning of the run between 7:30 am and 9:45 am at the Community Center (16653 S. Haven Ave)

The Course:
Starts and finishes at Kelly Park, 16675 s. Haven Ave, Orland HIlls. The Race will be run on the pathways and streets of Orland Hills. Water and Aid Station will be at the course.

*** Please note: Race Registration will close 15 minutes prior to the start of each race ***
1M Junior: 8:45am | 5K Open: 9:45 am

For more information, please contact the recreation department at 708-349-7211.

Race Features:

  • Free sweatshirt for participants while supplies last
  • Snacks and refreshments provided for all registered participants
  • Awards for overall winners for men and women in 5K and 2K races
  • Awards for 1st thru 3rd Place winners in each running classification.