Gold Star Year

Vernon Hills Park District is the Grand Plaque Recipient in the 2021 National Gold Medal Awards in Parks and Recreation!
We’re celebrating our Gold Medal Award all year!


Gold Star Year Raffle

  • Get a star stamp when you sign up for a program or attend a Park District event.
  • Drop-in programs and group exercise classes are excluded. (Pickleball, basketball, table tennis, Lakeview Fitness group ex, Family Aquatic Center & Lakeview Fitness daily passes)
  • ONE stamp per person per registration.
    (One child registered for one program=one stamp, Two children signed up for one program = two stamps)
  • Each completed stamp card (five stamps) is one raffle entry for a chance to win a $100 Vernon Hills Park District gift card. One winner is drawn seasonally throughout 2022. Be sure to fill out your information on the reverse side side of the raffle card.
  • There is no limit to the number of raffle cards a person can submit!
Where can I get a card and get stamped? Completed Stamp Cards Must be Submitted by:
Sullivan Community Center Customer Service Desk Winter/Spring: April 22, 2022
Lakeview Fitness Guest Service Desk Summer: July 29, 2022
Free Park District Special Events Fall: November 23, 2022





The Sully Awards

We wouldn’t be a Gold Medal Park District without YOU!
The Sully Awards celebrate our awesome community.

We want to hear about your accomplishments in our parks and programs. Did you cross the monkey bars for the first time? Win your soccer game? Clean up litter in the park? Visit ALL of the parks in Vernon Hills?

Submit nominations to Please include a photo with your nomination.
A Sully Award recipient will be selected monthly by Park District staff, December 2021-November 2022. Nominations are due on the 15th of every month.