Special Kids Day is 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.


The Grand Opening of the Playground for Everyone - June 2017:
Butterfield Park, Elmhurst


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Upcoming Events


Saturday, August 19
Special Kids Day Carnival

NEW TIME: 11am - 1pm


Saturday, Aug 19
11am - 1pm

At Park & Prospect in Elmhurst

Special Kids Carnival - For children with special needs and their families.

Register at entrance on Park between Prospect and Myrtle.


Ride buddies will be available to assist with rides.

NOTE: Due to a change in the carnival operator's schedule, the Special Kids Day free rides will be 11am-1 pm. We hope it does not inconvenience anyone.
Questions:  rich@skd.org      I look forward to seeing you all Saturday, 8/19/17!

Sunday, Oct 22
Diplomat West, Elmhurst

Halloween Dance

Costumes welcome but not required.

Weds, Dec 6
3:30 - 8pm
Wilder Mansion, Elmhurst
Annual SKD Holiday Party
Visit Santa, make a craft, eat cookies! Celebrate the holiday season.


This Playground for Everyone is a brand new totally accessible universal playground at Butterfield Park in Elmhurst. More than ADA compliant, with components for persons with disabilities.It's now open and ready for play!


The Grand Opening in June 2017:





Some of the SKD board members at the Nov 5 dedication:




View photos from our 2016 Special Kids Day Holiday party.