Community, Park Forest

67th Annual Kiwanis Pancake Day on Saturday, October 6 – Featuring Video of the Original Pankatron!

Pat Kelly, Jean Chaney, Pancake Day, Kiwanis
Pat Kelly and Jean Chaney greet visitors to Pancake Day 2017. (Gary Kopycinski)

Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)— The forecast outside Saturday calls for rain. Inside Rich East, the forecast promises to be warm and friendly. The 67th Annual Kiwanis Club of Park Forest’s Pancake Day will be held on Saturday, October 6. Serving will take place from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rich East High School, 300 Sauk Trail in Park Forest.

As it has in the past, volunteers from the community and local high schools will be serving all you can eat pancakes, sausage, coffee and milk.

Tickets are:


Pre-Sale — $7

At the door — $8

Children (under 12)

Pre-Sale — $3

At the door — $4

You can also make a donation to help purchase a family in need a pancake breakfast.

There will be raffles with gifts donated from local businesses and the League of Women Voters of the Park Forest Area will also be conducting voter registration.

Net proceeds from the event will benefit community services.

Do you remember the Pankatron?

Please enter Rich East High School at Door 11 which is the east entrance off Sauk Trail.

Join your friends and neighbors on Saturday and eat pancakes…make a difference.