The City Parks Department is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the City’s park system. Fairbury maintains four community parks  (City Park, Conrad Park, Crystal Springs Park and McNish Park) and together these parks encompass over 220 acres of parkland. 

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak across the nation and state, the use of City parks  are open, however, you are encouraged to continue to practice social distancing and adhere to gatherings of group sizes if a Directed Health Measure (DHM) is issued by the Governor’s office.


Numerous recreational and community facilities can be found in each park, including but not limited to the City’s:

  • City Park - Playground Equipment, Isaac Game Center (Horseshoes, Ping Pong, Chess, Checkers and other games) and Community Center
  • Disc golf and Playground Equipment (McNish Park)
  • Crystal Springs Park (Playground Equipment, Fishing, Camping)
  • Waterpark (City of Fairbury - see webpage on the left navigation bar)