Jumping Jack Program

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, volume of request typically highest on Saturdays – consider a Sunday
  • Applications are available on a first-come-first-served basis
  • If your date is unavailable and you would like to be put on a waiting list, please contact Deanna at deanna@amjse.com
  • The Jumping Jack Program runs from Saturday, May 25 through Sunday, September 1, 2019
  • Applications for the 2019 program will be accepted beginning at 9am on Monday, April 15, 2019



Click here to review the program's general rules.