Parks & Facilities

J. Murphy Gym 

14 North Van Buren, Batavia, IL

  • Parking Lot
  • Space for up to 300 people 
  • Main stage

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Rental Information
Special Use Permit

Eastside Community Center Hours
Monday-Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


Located at our Eastside Community Center, this prime gymnasium has played host to a variety of activities. With a classic main stage set up and basketball hoops, this gymnasium has been instrumental in making hundreds of birthday parties and private rentals a success. A main stage provides an excellent party space while the gym floor provides plenty of room for the kids to run. The J. Murphy Gym is also the perfect venue for events such as bags tournaments or other recreational events. Alcohol is allowed in this facility with completion of proper paperwork.

Rental Information

Monday - Friday Residents $50 per hour/ Non-Residents $100 per hour
Saturday and Sunday Residents $75 per hour/ Non-Residents $125 per hour 

To reserve J. Murphy Gym for rentals contact Becca Atkins, Facility Supervisor at 630-406-5282 ext. 2062.