Parks & Green Spaces

Improving the spaces we all share. 

Learn about the ways Wichita is working to improve parks and open spaces throughout the city. Review the 2008 Parks, Recreation & Open Spaces Plan.

City of Wichita Parks & Recreation - Find the perfect spot for a picnic, recreational activity, special outing or major event. The city's official Parks & Recreation site includes links to many locations, summer classes for kids, sports leagues, visitor's guide, community recreation centers and much more. - was launched to help you search, find and interact with parks and trails throughout Kansas. It is a not-for-profit group designed to help Kansans discover opportunities to enjoy outdoor spaces and connect to others in the community. GoPlayKansas is an effort of the Visioneering Wichita Recreation Alliance. Learn more about Visioneering Wichita.

River Bike Ride
Family at Water Wall
Naftzger Park
Water Wall
401 W. Douglas
121 W. Douglas
115 E. William
300 N. Water St.
102 S. St. Francis
121 E. Douglas Ave.
"The Hole" on Douglas Ave in ‪Downtown Wichita‬ has transformed into a Temporary Pop-Up Urban Park thanks to a grant from the Knight Foundation fund of the Wichita Community Foundation.The park is activated daily with food truck vendors and provided a space for outdoor activities.
205 E. Douglas
645 S. St. Francis
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