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!

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Throwback Thursday: In honor of President Obama's visit to KC yesterday, our #TBT photo is from his 2008 visit when he was running for office and spoke at the Liberty Memorial in Penn Valley Park . #KCParks #ObamainKC
  • Harley visited the Old Red Bridge in #KCParks Minor Park to place a love lock on the bridge. Custom lock by MakeLoveLocks.com #puggleinthepark #Lovelocks #redbridgelovelocks #pugglesofinstagram #dogsofinstagram #makelovelocks #lockitz http://kcparks.org/attraction/old-red-bridge-love-locks/
  • #KCS #1928 #trains #arch #bridges #kc #instakc
  • Feel the World Beat in the Heart of America at the 35th annual Ethnic Enrichment Festival, 8/15-17 in Swope Park,http://eepurl.com/ZT0HH #KCParks
  • Car Dicapo Fountain on Cliff dr Drive. Do you have an interesting/special memory or story about a #kcparks Kansas City, Missouri fountain? Let us know! We are doing a series of television spots about the fountains and would like to include these special stories. Please heidi.downer@kcmo.org by August 1 if you have a story to share. Thank you~
  • Save the Dates! End-of-Season Dippin’ Dogs Swim Parties with #KCParks Saturday, September 6 @ the Bay Water Park, http://kcparks.org/event/dippin-dogs-swim-party-the-bay/ Sunday, September 7 @ The Springs Aquatic Center, http://kcparks.org/event/dippin-dogs-swim-party-the-springs/ #dippindogs #wetdog #doubledip
  • Congrats to Ethan, our daily outing winner! #KCParks #ParkItForward #JulyOUTisIN
  • Eib Garden in Swope Park #kcparks
  • Meyer Fountain Kansas City #cityoffountains