Parks and Recreation

Special Events   

               

 

Tuesday Evenings 6:30 - 8 p.m. this Summer

Join us for this Free, Annual, Family-Favorite Event!  Enjoy Games & Juggling on each date, plus special entertainment, with performers varying by date.

 

June 4
Beckett Park
July 9
George Owens Nature Park
 
2701 S Cherokee St
 
1601 S Speck Rd
 
Wicked Liars & Dino O'Dell
 
Wicked Liars & Janie Next Door
June 11
Bundschu Park
July 16
Country Club Park
 
11400 E 9th Street S
 
2930 S Norton Ave
 
Priscilla Howe & Drum Safari
 
Priscilla Howe & Drum Safari
June 18
Fairmount Park
July 23
Glendale Park
 
300 N Home Ave
 
16010 E Crackerneck Rd
 
Wicked Liars & Janie Next Door
 
Dino O'Dell & Jay & Leslie
June 25
Hill Park
July 30
Sycamore Hills Park
 
2201 S Maywood Ave
 
3700 S Haden Drive
 
Wicked Liars & Drum Safari
 
Drum Safari & Jay & Leslie

 
  



Free Event, Wednesdays 9 - 11 a.m.

(2 to 9 years old)

Explore various playgrounds throughout Independence and work on an outdoor craft.  Parents are required to remain with their children.

Please bring a towel to dates at water locations. 

June 5 - Santa Fe Park, 2731 S Santa Fe Road

June 12 - Dickinson Park, 1700 Dickinson Road

June 19 - Sycamore Hills Park, 3700 S Haden Drive

June 26 - Clothier Park, 17201 Medical Center Parkway

July 10 - Adventure Oasis, 2100 Hub Drive  

July 17 - Bundschu Park, 11400 E 9th St S

July 24 - Glendale Park, 16010 E Crackerneck Road

July 31 - Beckett Park, 2701 S Cherokee Street

August 7 - George Owens Nature Park, 1601 S Speck Road

August 14 - Fairmount Park, 300 N Home Avenue

August 21 - McCoy Park, 800 N Bess Truman Parkway  

August 28 - Country Club Park, 2930 S Norton Avenue

 

 

 

                                   

 

 

 

                                                    

Every 2nd Sunday of the Month

All Year-round, Rain or Shine

            9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Come shop at the monthly indoor flea market at the new Independence Uptown Market located at 211 W Truman Rd. All vendors are welcome to rent a booth space.  Call (816) 325-7397 for more information.

          

 

 

Centerpoint Community Ice Facility

The Centerpoint Community Ice at the Silverstein Eye Centers Arena offers public skating sessions with convenient times throughout the week.