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 for the sport or activity 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. 
  • 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.

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Senior Activities

Special Events

Music and Movies in the Park
Gardner Grind Adventure Race
Kids Fishing Derby
Smoke on the Trails BBQ Competition
Grand Slam Beer, Wine & Spirits Fest
Walk and Read Weekend with the JoCo Library
Boo Bash
Gardner Farmer's Market
Mother-Son Night at the Speedway
Christmas in the Park/ Mayor's Tree Lighting Ceremony
Santa's Workshop
Breakfast with Santa
Holiday Home Decorating Contest
Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt
Daddy Daughter Ball
Earth Day Celebration
Mother-Daughter Glampout
Independence Day Festival

Click here for a complete list of all Special Events

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