Contact Kathy to book your next event!  
(815) 722-3810

Francis Field Youth Foundation
a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and Illinois Historic Landmark
801 E. Francis Road
P.O. Box 113
New Lenox, IL 60451

Facility Features

  • 17-acre facility with chain-link perimeter fence
  • 350' X 150' outdoor riding arena
  • Separate outdoor warm-up riding arena
  • Covered barn with small indoor riding arena
  • Announcer's stand with brick patio
  •  5000 sq. ft fieldhouse
  • Conference Room
  • Remodeled Restrooms
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Great location (within 2 minutes of I-355/I-80)
  • 501(c)3 non-profit organization
  • Illinois Historic Landmark

 
Spectators at the annual FFYF Therapeutic Riding Show
 

Uses and Purpose

Great facility for such as :
  • Meetings
  • Horse Shows & Clinics
  • Dog Shows & Training Classes
  • Conferences & Exhibitions
  • Parties & Reunions
  • Dances
  • Fundraising Events
  • Sporting Events & Practices
  • Agricultural expositions



The Spacious Covered Barn

How to set up your event:

  1. Our calendar of events fills up FAST, with some events getting booked over a year in advance. It is highly recommended that you check with Kathy for the most up-to-date calendar. 
  2. Please view our rental agreement, located under "Event Downloads & Information."
  3. Contact the event scheduler, Kathy at (815) 722-3810 to confirm date/details of the contract or to set up an appointment to tour the facility.
  4. Mail in your contract with deposit and proof of insurance and your event will be added to the calendar.



Setting-up for the annual Tack Swap