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Jun 14, 2014
Have a great time with your family for Fathers Day at Campout Next to the Bay! Grab your camping and cooking gear and head to Black Bob Park! The overnight campout will include planned activities and games, as well as swimming at Black Bob Bay. The camping fun will be for girls and boys ages 4-12 and their Dad and/or Mom. Campers will cook hotdogs over an open flame, make S’mores and enjoy a sing-along around the campfire. A continental breakfast will be provided in the morning, then tear down the campsite and head home. To register, please use the following link: If needing to register a second child call the Recreation office at 913-971-8563.
Jun 14, 2014

The Kids Fishing Derby will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2013 at Cedar Lake Park, south of 151st Street on Lone Elm Road from 7:30 a.m. to Noon. Annually, this event draws approximately 650 youth participants and 975 adult spectators and volunteers. Participants receive a free T-shirt, goodie bag, and worms (while supplies last). A hot dog lunch with chips and a beverage is provided for everyone in attendance.

Jun 13, 2014
Jun 6, 2014

Grab your neighbors, friends & chairs and head over to Frontier Park!

Jun 5, 2014

Enjoy FREE admission (a small fee applies to some activities) a different theme of history each week with lots of hands on activities. Stagecoach rides are $2/person ages 3 and up.

May 24, 2014

Hit the water! Summer is here, come join us for opening day!

May 17, 2014

Olathe Parks & Recreation customer service will be open 9 a.m. to Noon on Saturday, May 17. Take advantage of our additional hours to purchase you 2014 annual swim pass, community center pass or register for summer programs.

Customer service is located at City Hall, 100 E Santa Fe.