Season Passes

Beyond unlimited beach access to Elder Lane, Tower Road, and Maple Street Beaches, passholders receive discounted pricing on all beach events hosted by the Winnetka Park District – including free admission to the Water Carnival! Passes are valid throughout the season: June 1 to September 2.

Season Pass Type Res/Non-Res
Individual $70/110
Family of Two $80/125
Additional Family Member $10/15
Guest Pass* $35/35
*Guest passes may be purchased by season passholders for no more than ten guests. Guests must be accompanied by a season passholder.

2018 Passholders

Starting March 1, renew your pass online here. Please note, that you must login with the same account that was used to purchase the original season pass. For questions, contact (847) 501-2040.

New Beach Passholders

Starting March 1, new passes can be purchased at the park district admin office (540 Hibbard).

1) Fill out a beach pass application. Click here to download the application.

2) Bring the filled out application and photos of each member of your household you’ll be purchasing passes for to the park district admin office. Photos can be hard copies, located on your phone, or emailed to

Senior Citizens

Starting March 1, residents age 65 or older can obtain a free season pass by visiting the park district administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

Discounted Passes

Early Bird Passes

Residents can save on beach passes by purchasing early. Save $10 in March or $5 in April. Beginning in May, regular rates apply. The process for purchasing early bird passes is the same as purchasing season beach passes − the discount will automatically be applied when you make the purchase.

Bundled Beach & Boat Passes

Winnetka residents can save up to 15 percent by bundling boat and swimming passes! Offer is not available after April 30. Bundled passes are available in person at the Winnetka Park District administrative office (540 Hibbard Road).

Pass Bundle Type Before 3/31 Before 4/30
Unlimited Beach Launch + (1) Beach Pass $230 $235
SUP, Canoe, Kayak Storage + (1) Beach Pass $385 $390
Additional Family Member Beach Pass $10 $10

Daily Rates

$6 residents / $12 non-residents

Daily fee can be paid with cash or credit at the beach.


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