Events and recreation

There’s always something new to discover and share in and around Plainfield. The Historic Downtown area offers shopping, dining and entertainment, plus colorful seasonal events such as SpringFest, Eggstraordinary Downtown Plainfield, Classic Car Cruise Nights, Ghoul’s Night Out, and Holiday Open House. Enjoy Movies in the Park and the Summer Concert Series in Settlers Park or visit the Plainfield Art League for their gallery, classes, and special events.

The nearby C.W. Avery Family YMCA is a 52,000 sq. ft. facility with gym, indoor track, 8-lane pool, aerobics studio, and more. Lake Renwick Heron Rookery Nature Preserve contains a 200-acre lake with islands used for nesting by herons, egrets, and cormorants. In addition, Plainfield’s Visionary Riverfront development project is currently underway.