Midwest Field Day 2024


What is Team IMPACT Field Day?

Field Day is for children living with chronic illness and disability and their siblings. The event will be held on Sunday, April 7 at Shriners Children's Chicago. Children must be ages 5-16 to participate in the Field Day activity stations.  This event will include face painting, a DJ and games and activities for children of all abilities.

Is there a cost to attend this event?
Thanks to the generosity of our donors, there is no cost to attend this event.  If you would like to donate ensure we can serve as many families as possible, click here.  

How can I register for Field Day?

Use this link to register for Field Day.  All attendees must register to attend Field Day.

What are the criteria for participation in Field Day?

Children must be ages 5-16 to participate in the Field Day activity stations.  Team IMPACT is an organization that supports kids with life-changing diagnoses and disabilities, so each activity is designed to ensure kids of all abilities can participate.

If my child needs assistance, can I attend the activities with them?

Yes! Parents and family members are encouraged to travel around the stations to help and watch their children participate in the activities.

Can my family attend Field Day without participating in the activity stations?

Yes! There will be games and other activities for children to participate in outside of the activity stations. Even if you your child does not want to participate in the activity stations, all attendees must still register for Field Day.

Does my child have to be a current Team IMPACT participant to attend Field Day?

No, Field Day participants do not have to be current (or graduated) Team IMPACT teammates.  We hope you come and learn more about the program and see if your family would be interested in signing up.  Please click here to learn more about the program and eligibility.

Can siblings participate in Field Day even if they are not eligible for Team IMPACT?
Of course! Siblings, friends, neighbors, etc. between the ages of 5-16 can participate in Field Day. Every attendee, regardless of participating in the activities must register for Field Day.

How can I learn more about the Team IMPACT Program?

You can visit the Families page on our website for more information or email Midwest Director of Programs, Kiernan McGeehan at kmcgeehan@teamimpact.org. Team IMPACT program staff will also be on-site during the event to answer any questions you may have.

Is there parking?
There is a 'no cost' parking lot Shriners Children.