Gardner Parks and Recreation offers a number of special events, as well as many athletic and recreational programs and activities.  Registration for programs and activities offered by the Gardner Parks and Recreation Department can be made in three ways:
  • By Mail.  Complete and mail the appropriate registration form with the fees in the form of a check, money order, or credit card.  Please keep a record of dates and times of programs in which you enroll.  Notification will only be given if the program has been filled prior to receipt of registration, or if the class has been cancelled.  Please mail registrations to Gardner Parks & Recreation, 120 E. Main Street, Gardner, KS  66030.  Click here for a pdf registration form.
  • In Person.  Registration can be completed at the Parks and Recreation Customer Service Center located in City Hall, 120 E. Main Street, Gardner, Kansas.  Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Gardner Writer's Workshop
Cut the Clutter and Get Organized
Pressure Cooker 101
Cleaning Healthy, Cleaning Green
Kansas City Chiefs Tickets
Square Dancing
Senior Activities
Scrapbooking

Special Events

Daddy Daughter Ball
Earth Day Celebration
Music and Movies in the Park
Mother-Daughter Glampout
Father-Son Campout
July 4th Celebration
Gardner Farmer's Market
Gardner Grind Adventure Race
Kids Fishing Derby
Smoke on the Trails BBQ Competition
Grand Slam Beer & Wine Festival
Walk and Read Weekend with the JoCo Library
Boo Bash
Mother-Son Night of Fun!
Christmas in the Park
Santa's Workshop
Breakfast with Santa
Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt
Flick with St. Nick

Click here for Pool Special Events!


Please click here for the Americans with Disabilities Act information and information regarding accessibility at events and activities.