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Get up, get out and do something fun! Throughout the year you can find something fun, informative and healthy to enjoy at many of Omaha's parks. Browse the listings below to find a full list of all of Omaha Parks and Recreation's family-friendly activities and events going on right now! 

FAMILY SKATE - CANCELLED
4 people for $12, $3 per additional person. Price includes admission, skate rental, and orange drink or lemonade.

Every Sunday in March, 4:00-6:30pm
Motto McLean Ice Arena - 5015 S 45th St.

FAMILY SCAVENGER HUNT - CANCELLED
Bring the whole family and search for items, find different outdoor locations, test your skills, and work as a team! Dress for the outdoors and be ready to have fun! At least 1 and no more than 2 adults/team. Maximum of 6/team, cost is $25/team.

Sunday, April 19th, 1:00-3:00pm 
Hummel Nature Center - 3033 Hummel Rd.

Contact Jake for more information at jacob.higgins@cityofomaha.org or call 402-444-5596.

EASTER EGG HUNT IN THE POOL - CANCELLED
Dive into the pool to collect as many eggs as you can!! Open swim starts at 7:00pm, ages 5 and under will start at 7:30pm, ages 6 and up will start at 7:45pm, open swim to follow! Only $1 per person.

Friday, April 3rd, 7:00-9:00pm
Mockingbird Hills Community Center - 10242 Mockingbird Dr.

YOUTH TRIATHLON 2020 - CANCELLED
Join us for our 4th Annual Youth Triathlon! Kids will have fun running, biking, and swimming in this awesome recreational event! Only $15 per child. Registration fee includes a t-shirt, bib number, and an award. Each child must provide their own bike, helmet, and swimsuit. 

Saturday, April 25th, 12:00-3:00pm
Mockingbird Hills Community Center - 10242 Mockingbird Dr.

Contact Alex Garcia for more information at alexandria.garcia@cityofomaha.org or call 402-444-6103.

News and Events

  • Limited Access to the Park Maintenance Facility

    2020-03-16 21:19:00

    (March 16, 2020) The health and safety of our community continues to be our primary concern. With this in mind, we are limiting access to our Park Maintenance facility. If you feel it is necessary that you access t ...

  • City Community Centers Closed Until Further Notice

    2020-03-16 21:07:41

    (March 15, 2020) Omaha public libraries and community centers will close Monday, March 16 until further notice. Mayor Jean Stothert made the decision following the first confirmed “community spread” case of COVID-1 ...

  • Heartland of America Park Closing 12/2/19

    2019-11-25 19:28:25

    HEARTLAND OF AMERICA PARKIn preparation for the Riverfront Revitalization Project's next phase, Heartland of America Park will be closed for all users as of 6:00 AM on Monday, December 2, 2019.  The park will r ...

  • Bathrooms on North Side of Zorinsky Lake Closed

    2019-10-09 14:48:00

    The bathrooms on the North side of Zorinsky Lake, east of 168th Street, are closed due to a lift station. We apologize for this inconvenience and thank you for your patience in advance. If you have any questions, please ...

  • Riverfront Trail Closure - 9/25

    2019-09-25 13:53:05

    RIVERFRONT TRAIL CLOSURE A section of the Riverfront Trail on the MUD property between the trail-head parking lot on the south to the pump building on the north will be closed starting on Wednesday, September 25, 2 ...