Parks and Recreation

Special Events   


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. 


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





Miracle League of Independence provides athletes, ages 5 to 18 who have an intellectual and/or physical disability, an opportunity to experience and play the great game of baseball with athletes of like abilities in a barrier-free environment.
For more information on the Miracle League go to 

Click HERE to download the registration form




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.