Category: Parks and Recreation

Keeping Pittsburg beautiful one project at a time

July 8, 2020

General News

In 1998, a small group of citizens got together to discuss how they could help beautify the city, and make Pittsburg a place prospective residents and visitors would like to...

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Pittsburg ball fields open for practice space May 18

May 7, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – In alignment with Governor Kelly’s four-phase reopening plan, the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department will tentatively open city ball fields for practice space starting May 18. Space...

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City of Pittsburg limits facility use, cancels events, offers virtual programs

May 4, 2020

City Press Releases

PITTSBURG, KS – To align with state and county orders, the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is limiting the use of some park facilities, modifying summer programs and cancelling special...

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Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department Easter Egg Surprise

April 9, 2020

Community Events

Each year, the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department hosts its annual Easter Egg Hunt at Lincoln Park, drawing hundreds of children to gather brightly-colored eggs. Sadly, this year the event...

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Pittsburg to host annual dog swim

August 13, 2018

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is set to host its annual Dog Swim Monday, August 20, from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, at the Pittsburg Aquatic Center....

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Pittsburg Parks & Recreation to host Corporate Challenge

July 17, 2018

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is gearing up to host its annual Corporate Challenge event Sunday, July 29 – Wednesday, August 1. Companies in Crawford County have...

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Camp Kids Visit CTEC High Tunnel

July 13, 2018

General News

On Friday, July 13, kids enrolled in the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department Summer Camp Now and Then enjoyed a visit to the Live Well Crawford County high tunnel at Southeast...

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Pittsburg to host July 4th Celebration

July 2, 2018

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is gearing up to host its annual July 4th Celebration, Tuesday, July 3, through Wednesday, July 4, at Lincoln Park. The City...

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Pittsburg Parks & Recreation offers British Soccer Camp

July 2, 2018

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is teaming up with Challenger Sports, providers of the most popular soccer camp in North America, to host a week-long youth British...

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Vendors Wanted for July 4th Celebration

June 11, 2018

City Press Releases

The City of Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is seeking vendors for its July 4th Celebration, July 3 and 4, 2018, at Lincoln Park. The annual event will feature numerous...

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