Jumping Jack Program

Jumping Jack

Each year, the Jumping Jack delights children across Chicago. This inflatable playground, provided by the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, is available for free, all summer long.

  • The Jumping Jack is limited to Residential Block Parties within the city limits of Chicago

  • Saturday and Sundays only, limited availability

  • Applications are available on a first-come-first-served basis

  • The Jumping Jack Program runs from Saturday, May 27 through Sunday, August 27, 2017

Some general rules to keep in mind include:

1.  Applications for the 2017 program will be accepted beginning at 9am on Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

2.  Inflatables will only be provided to residential block parties within the city limits of Chicago. Events on private property, in parks, in forest preserves, private parties, birthday parties and festivals are not eligible to apply.




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Cultural Affairs and Special Events