Out is In!

Celebrate National Parks and Recreation Month! Check out our calendar of events for a new outing every day!

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Feel the Heat!

Register for the Heartland Heat Triathlon at Tiffany Hills Park, September 6.

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Stay Cool in our Pools!

All water parks, pools, and spraygrounds are now open for the season.

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Best Summer Ever!

With KC Parks 2014 Summer Guide you can have FUN all season long.

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A close up view of "The Big Picnic"(oil on canvas) by Patrick Saunders. #KCBigPicnic Quick Paint purchase award winner sponsored by MWE Inc. #KCParks
  • I had a fun time drawing yesterday at the #KCBigPicnic. Thanks to @kcmoparks and @nelsonatkins for the view!
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  • Just one example of the talent and quality of work of those who participated in the Quick Paint at the #KCBigPicnic. #KCParks Thanks for participating!
  • Congrats to Cynthia, today's daily outing winner! #KCParks #JulyOUTisIN #ParkItForward
  • Meh. It was still fun though!
  • KC Big Picnic on the Nelson lawn.
  • #kcbigpicnic with the gals and little mister Brisket!
  • I have decided that picnics are my new favorite thing. #kcbigpicnic