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Address ‣ IL Route 83 & US Route 45, Palos Township, IL 60646

Just north of the 100-foot bluff and popular fitness stairs, the Swallow Cliff Pavilion is perfect for any occasion. Built in 2016, this LEED Silver-certified facility provides an intimate setting for birthday parties, showers, classes and meetings.

In addition to the wood-burning brick fireplace, the Pavilion features a kitchen prep area, refrigerator/freezer and restrooms. The floor-to-ceiling windows on either side of the building open completely to allow a cool breeze or create an amazing indoor/outdoor experience.

*Shared patio is not part of rental space, the building does not feature air conditioning and parking is on a first-come, first-served basis.

2021 Rates
Availability Capacity Rental Fee Outdoor Event Fee (Apr15-Oct15)
Monday - Thursday 40 Cook County Resident $31/hr Cook County Resident $64/hr *
Monday - Thursday 40 Non-resident $52/hr Non-resident $70/hr *
Friday - Sunday 40 Cook County Resident $57/hr Cook County Resident $64/hr *
Friday - Sunday 40 Non-resident $79/hr Non-resident $70/hr *

*(Required April 15 – October 15)
Special Use Every Day Price - Resident & Non-resident $10

Swallow Cliff Inquiry
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Application Process

How to Apply 

Applications are reviewed and processed on a first-come, first-served basis. 

‣Download 2021 Permit Application

E-mail your completed application to info@forestpreserveevents.com or schedule a time to bring it to the indoor permit office at 6100 N Central Ave, Chicago IL 60646.

Office & viewing hours vary.  Call or text 773.558.2003 if you are interested in stopping by in person.

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