About Burr Ridge
Recognized among the wealthiest communities in Illinois, Burr Ridge has been dubbed “A Very Special Place” by residents.
The village is characterized by homes on generous lots and distinguished townhome communities. Downtown boasts a mix of shops, restaurants, and entertainment, attracting both residents and members of the business community. Locals also enjoy ample recreational opportunities, with the Burr Ridge Park District maintaining several parks and a public pool. The Pleasant Dale Park District also serves Burr Ridge.
Throughout the year, residents are treated to local events such as Concerts on the Green, where concerts are hosted weekly, and the annual Car Show, which showcases classic, antique, and modern cars.
Situated at the intersection of the Tri-State Tollway and the Stevenson Expressway, Burr Ridge offers easy access to downtown Chicago and both O’Hare and Midway International Airports.