Stay cool in our pools!

Water Parks, major pools, and spraygrounds are open.

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A Celebration of Roses!

Rose Day in Laura Conyers Smith Rose Garden in Loose Park is May 31.

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Let’s make 2015 an active year.
Kansas City Parks and Recreation offers activities and facilities for everyone. With 10 community centers and over 200 parks we have locations convenient anywhere in the KC metro area. We hope in 2015 you choose to get out, get active and have fun at KC Parks!

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{Throwback Thursday} Loose Park Municipal Rose Garden original design by Hare & Hare circa 1930s.  A 14-year, $2 million restoration to reflect this design was recently completed. Celebrate May 31 on Rose Day. #TBT #KCParks #RoseDay
  • #KCParks is thrilled to be part of Pianos On Parade​! Check out the cool piano placed at Westport Roanoke Community Center. Stop by and play for awhile! More pianos still to come~ #PianosOnParadeKC
  • We filmed at the Northland Fountain the other day. Look for it on the @X37Adventures vlog in the near future!  Watch! Like! Subscribe! Share!
  • Portland, eat your heart out
  • Preparing for Rose Day on May 31 in #KCParks Loose Park.
  • The American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), is pleased to announce Kansas City, MO Parks and Recreation as a finalist for the 2015 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management. More at #KCParks #GoldMedal #NRPA #FinalFour
  • #takebackwestterracepark
  • First "customers" on the newly renovated Arbor Villa Park Tennis Court. #KCParks
  • Celebrate #Memorial Day by visiting one of the many memorials located in #KCParks. Visit for more. #MemorialDay2015