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Free: O.K. Kids Day at Watson Park

OK Kids Day at OJ Watson Park

Be sure to mark your calendars for OK Kids Day at OJ Watson Park in April! This fun outdoor event is yet another awesome entry in the category of Free Stuff for Kids to Do in Wichita. OK Kids stands for Outdoor Kansas for Kids. Its mission is to provide multiple outdoor recreation opportunities for […]

Easter Eggstravaganza at O.J. Watson Park 2023

OJ Watson Park Egg Hunt

Wichita Park and Recreation will host an Easter Eggstravaganza for the whole family on Saturday, April 1, 2023 at O.J. Watson Park, 3022 S. McLean Blvd. They’ll have egg hunts, a jelly bean guessing contest, Easter basket giveaways, photos with the Easter Bunny, and more fun.  Admission is only $5 per carload (cash only), but […]

Kids to Parks Day

Kids doing activities at a park

Kids to Parks Day is an annual “National Day of Outdoor Play” on the third Saturday of May, which was established by the National Park Trust in an effort to help kids and families get out and enjoy their local, state, and national parks. This nationwide celebration was launched in May of 2011. Each year, […]

Kayak Clinic

Kayak or canoe

The Wichita Department of Park and Recreation is holding kayak clinics at Watson Park this spring and summer. This would be so much fun! You’ll learn basic paddling and maneuvering techniques and receive a water safety primer, then spend the rest of the time with a leisurely trip on the water. This clinic is for […]

Free Wichita Play Day

FREE Wichita Play Day 2015

What a terrific way to get out and have fun! Spend some quality time with the family at the FREE Wichita Play Day this September 17. Enjoy an afternoon of free family fun at O.J. Watson Park, hosted by the Wichita Department of Park and Recreation. Play Day activities will be held from 11 a.m. to […]