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Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department to host virtual O.K. Kids Day events

City Press Releases

November 3, 2020

PITTSBURG, KS – The Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department is hosting a virtual O.K. Kids Day event now through November 14, challenging kids and families to several fun outdoor activities they can do together.

There are seven challenges to complete during the event. Each time participants complete a challenge, they simply post a picture inside the O.K. Kids Day Facebook event to be entered to win a prize.

The PPRD will also hold a grand prize drawing. To be entered into the grand prize, all participants need to do is complete a challenge. The more challenges you complete, the more opportunities to win the grand prize. Those who complete all seven challenges will get seven tickets with their name entered in the grand prize drawing.

Challenges must be completed by end-of-day Thursday, November 12. Go to the O.K. Kids Day Facebook event to see the list of challenges:

Prize winners will be announced on Friday, November 13 in the Virtual O.K. Kids Day Facebook event. Winners can pick up their prizes at the Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, November 14, between 10:30 am – 1:00 pm at the Pittsburg Farmers’ Market Pavilion.

Families can also register to receive a free adventure box full of outdoor activities and crafts. The registration deadline is November 12. Parents can pick up their adventure box at the Holiday Craft Fair on November 14 between 10:30 am – 1:00 pm. For more details, call (620) 231-8310 or visit the Pittsburg Parks & Recreation Department Facebook page at

About O.K. Kids Day: The O.K. Kids Day mission is to provide multiple outdoor recreation opportunities for Kansas youth paired with adult partnering and mentoring to encourage outdoor recreational opportunities, and promote and provide an active lifestyle as an alternative to sedentary activities.


The mission of the City of Pittsburg is to provide exceptional services, facilities and activities with integrity, professionalism, excellent customer service and a commitment to economic vitality.