The City of Shawnee Parks and Recreation division oversees all the many parks available to the public in the City. The division strives to maintain many hundreds of acres of parkland for your enjoyment.
Watch for a dynamic list of parks along with maps in the near future.
Programs and Departments
Adopt-A-Street - Check out the City's Adopt-a-Street program and help Keep Your Street Neat. Any individual or group can volunteer for this program.
Fairview Cemetery - The Operations Director oversees the Fairview Cemetery operations. Fairview Cemetery offers affordable spaces and a time honored respectful cemetery. We also have online lookup abilities for loved ones. CityWideBeautification- Residents and Business owners are encouraged to submit Nominations for those that have put extra effort into Beautifying and Maintaining their area. The nomination period ends on September 30th of each year. Winners will be recognized with a certificate.
Shawnee Twin Lakes- The Shawnee Twin Lakes are located 9 miles west of Shawnee and provide a wide range of recreational opportunities.
Glory Daze! - June 29th - Family Spectacular - Expo Center THIS NEWS ITEM EXPIRED 6/30/2013 AND IS NO LONGER ACTIVE AND MAY NOT REFLECT CURRENT INFORMATION! THIS INFORMATION IS FOR ARCHIVAL PURPOSES ONLY!
6/10/2013 Be sure and mark you calendar for Glory Daze on June 29th, 2013. This years event features live music, inflatable games, Magicians and clowns and model airplanes.
You will see skydiver demostations, vintage war planes, and re-enactments of WWII jumpers along with food and refreshment stands.
The day ends with one of the largest fireworks shows int he state so dont miss Glory Daze 2013, June 29th, 3-10Pm at the Shawnee Expo Center. Expires:6/30/2013 Comments: