Pony Place

Welcome to the Pony Place at the Palatine Stables. Our fabulous ponies provide all kinds of fun for the youngest of riders. Gentle and well behaved, our ponies give rides to children as young as a year old, with parental supervision of course.


Plan a party, play date, or make your child’s birthday a day to remember with a Pony Party! Parties can be scheduled for 4 to 12 children with parental supervision required. Our helpful staff members are on hand to assist with your party that includes pony rides, pony "prettying" playtime, and an area for partying. You provide the food, beverages, paper goods, and guests. All parties are subject to availability.

Pony Parties

Pony parties are perfect for the horse lover in your family! Pony parties offer two full hours of magical memories and fun including pony rides, pony “prettying” playtime, and an area for post pony partying for 4 to 12 children. You provide the food, beverages, and paper goods.

Parties are available year-round on Saturday and Sunday from 12:00-2:00pm or 2:30-4:30pm. Pony rides will take place in the indoor arena during the winter. For children under 4'6" and ages 1-10 years old, parent or adult supervision is required.

For specific details concerning pony parties at Palatine Stables please contact the Stables at 847.359.0009 or stables@palatineparks.org. A $100 nonrefundable deposit is required to hold the date which is then deducted from the cost of the party.

Party Packages




Party for Up to 8 Kids

Party for Up to 12 Kids




Pony Rides

Bring your youngsters to our Pony Barn where a parent or adult can lead their child on a pony around our pony path for $7.00 per 10 minute ride, or rent a pony for a half hour for $20.00 (for children under 4'6" and ages 1-10 years old). Parent or adult supervision required.

Year-Round Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 9:30am-12:00pm