The Freeport Park District maintains various parks, golf courses and recreational facilities and offers youth programs. It provides opportunities for people to participate in sports activities, such as softball, tennis, basketball, swimming, bowling and volleyball, as well as conducts training sessions. The Freeport Park District includes several facilities that provide venues for social gatherings, including reunions, picnics, weddings and group functions. The district maintains the Read Park Family Aquatic Center, which hosts birthday parties and church and company outings. The center serves food and beverages and offers a variety of games. The Freeport Park District also operates Oakdale Nature Preserve, which features a lodge, auditorium and nature center.