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Summertime Fun–Activities in the Parks!

July 30, 2013

Beat the Heat: Let the kids cool down and burn off some energy at one of the 14 traditional spray fountains or spraygrounds located in Olmsted Parks.

Tennis Under the Lights: Lights are on after dark at the following tennis courts: Central Park, Iroquois Park, and Seneca Park. A full list of the tennis courts in Olmsted Parks can be found here.

Walking: Get moving! Go to your neighborhood Olmsted Park for a walk on a paved path. The Walk with a Doc program is offered in Shawnee and Iroquois Parks.

Outdoor Picnic Rental: You can reserve any Olmsted Park picnic shelter to ensure its availability for your exclusive use!

Movies: Watch free movies at the Iroquois Amphitheatre

Concerts: There is a show for everyone this summer! See the schedules for Iroquois Amphitheatre and Willow Park.