Started in 1990, Special Kids Day began as a holiday event for children with special needs and their families to visit Santa Claus without obstacles.


Today, Special Kids Day has evolved into a not-for-profit, 501(c)-(3) organization dedicated to providing celebratory events for children with disabilities and their families in environments designed to accommodate their special needs.


Upcoming Events:


Wednesday, December 2
3:30 - 8pm
Visit with Santa

Wilder Mansion
211 Prospect Ave, Elmhurst



Meet Santa, make a craft, enjoy cookies and music.

Registration not required.


Watch Rich talk about our December 2 event on Comcast:


NEW "Playground for Everyone
" Campaign!

A Playground for Everyone is coming in 2016 to Elmhurst....a brand new totally accessible UNIVERSAL PLAYGROUND  is being designed and planned for a Spring 2016 ground breaking. More than A.D.A compliant, with components for all persons with will be modern, inclusive for everyone and a multi-community wide attraction.

Rich Rosenberg - Chairman of Special Kids Day 


Rich explains the Park in this video:



View the Playground for Everyone brochure