Special Events

Kid’s Garage Sale

Hey Kids! Have too much stuff? Need to make room for new toys or clothes? This is your chance to sell them and get cash to spend for spring, summer and winter breaks! PPRD will advertise for you and provide the tables and chairs!

Dates:
February 29, 2020
May 2, 2020 – Registration Now Open!
October 3, 2020 – Registration Opens August 3, 2020

Time:
Seller setup: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Sale: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Fees:
$8 – 1st table
$5 each additional table
(Max. 3 tables per household)

Location:
Lincoln Center, 710 W. 9th st.
(Enter in East or West doors)

Space is limited to 20 tables so call PPRD at 620-231-8310 to register today!  Once registered, participants may list their items for sale on PPRD’s Facebook Kid’s Garage Sale Event Page! Find us at www.facebook.com/PPRD1.

**Items for sale must predominately be children’s items**

Online registration is not available for this event, please contact the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department at 620-231-8310 to register today!

 


Dad & Daughter Date Night

Fathers, grandfathers, uncles or family friends bring the young ladies in your life out to enjoy a fun filled evening of beverages, dancing, crafts, pictures and tons of magical fun! This night will be filled with such great memories that your little girls will talk about for years to come!
Theme:
Gatsby
Date:
February 15, 2020


Location
:
Memorial Auditorium, 503 N. Pine

Time:
Session 1: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Session 2: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Fee:
$25 per couple/$10 per each additional child
Limited space, registration required!

Register Now

Easter Egg Hunt

*DUE TO COVID-19, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED*

Join Pittsburg Parks & Recreation, McDonalds, and the Pittsburg Family YMCA for a fun Easter Egg Hunt for area youth at Lincoln Park, 813 Memorial Drive. The Easter Bunny might hop on over for a surprise visit! Be sure to bring your cameras!

Date: April 4, 2020

Start Time: 11:00am

Location: Lincoln Park – age locations vary, see below

Ages:
0-2 Years | Stice Ball Field
3-5 Years | Russell Ball Field
6-7 Years | JJ Richards Band Dome
8-9 Years | West Of The JJ Richards Band Dome
Special Needs | Ted Carnino Ball Field

Participants should bring their own basket to collect eggs at the event. Families with multiple children should coordinate with friends and family for supervision at multiple age locations as all ages groups begin at the same time. For questions, please contact the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department at 620-231-8310.

Mother & Son Date Night

Pittsburg Parks & Recreation offers themed Mother & Son Night Out events to give moms and sons the opportunity to spend quality time together. Mothers, grandmothers, aunts and sons, grandsons, nephews can enjoy an evening of fun, laughter, arts and crafts, snacks, music and more!

Theme:
To Infinity And Beyond
Date:
October 17, 2020


Location
:
Lincoln Center, 710 W. 9th St.

Time:
TBD

Fee:
$25 per couple/$10 per each additional child
Limited space, registration required!

 

Mother & Daughter Night Out

Pittsburg Parks & Recreation offers themed Mother & Daughter Night Out events to give mothers, grandmothers, aunts and daughters, granddaughters and nieces the opportunity to spend quality time together. Ladies will enjoy an evening of fun, laughter, arts and crafts, snacks, music and more!

Theme:
Hocus Pocus

Date:
September 26, 2020

Location:
Lincoln Center, 710 W. 9th St.

Time:
TBD

Fee:
$25 Per Couple / $10.00 for Each Additional Attendee
Limited space, registration required!

O.K. Kid’s Day

Outdoor Kansas Kid’s Day is a statewide event designed to introduce not only children, but parents, grandparents, and friends to what the outdoors has to offer. A ton of events are offered each year and truly includes something for everyone and every age! This event is open to all ages, but all children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. First 200 participants registered for the event will receive a FREE t-shirt; sizes available while supplies last.

Date:
May 2, 2020

Location:
Lakeside Park, 402 W. Washington St.

Time:
7:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Fee:
FREE

Pre-registration highly recommended!

 

The City of Pittsburg does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in its programs or activities.


Contact Information

Parks & Recreation
710 W. 9th St.
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 231-8310 Fax: (620) 230-5636

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Inclement Weather Hotline
(620) 232-PARK
(620) 232-7275