Barry Platte Community Garden

Visit the Barry-Platte Community Garden!

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Barry Platte Community Garden is where visitors are welcome to plant, maintain and harvest. Please follow the Nextdoor App: Barry Heights for more information on weekly meetups. The garden’s harvest provides for the local community surrounding the garden. “I would love to introduce people to the idea of gardening. Anyone is …

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Fishing at Platte Ridge Park

Free Fishing Day 2022

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THE FREE FISHING CLINIC The Missouri Department of Conservation and Platte County Parks & Recreation will host a free fishing clinic at the Platte Ridge Park fishing pond. The Conservation Department will have poles, hooks, and bobbers available for use, and Platte County Parks will provide the bait! It is …

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Coming Soon: Platte Meadows Park

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Float on the Platte River

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Float on the Platte River Join Platte County Parks for our FLOAT ON THE  PLATTE RIVER float. This 7.75 mile float will begin at Sharp Station and finish at the boat ramp on the Duck’s Head at Platte Falls Conservation Area outside Platte City, MO. We will begin the float …

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Platte County Parks 100 Mile Challenge

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Platte County Parks 100 Mile Challenge New Challenge! Starts Monday July 1, 2021 Any Activity-Bike, Walk, Hike Run, Paddle, Swim! Other activity: Weights, Circuit Training, Karate, Yoga 20 minutes = 1 mile 100 miles in 100 days will end Saturday, October 9, 2021 1. Check out our website for the …

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RESCHEDULED to JULY * FREE MOVIE in the PARK night

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Note: This has been rescheduled to July due to rain in the forecast. FREE Community Movie Night in the Park featuring THE GOONIES. The Dollar Bill Kids Club from Central Bank of the Midwest presents The Goonies! Located at Platte Ridge Park/Soccer Field Complex. Central Bank will provide popcorn and …

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Pop Up Duck’s Head Float! May 21, 2021

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REGISTER for the event whether you are bringing your own boat or renting!!!! Click on REGISTER HERE to sign up!!   Bring your own boat: Don’t forget your paddle, water and life preserver. Kayaks, Canoes, or SUPs welcome! Rentals available for $10 non refundable fee. Please wear appropriate river clothing …

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Parks & Recreation Request for Bid

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Parks & Recreation Request for Bid Seeking bids for Roof Replacement & Structure repairs at Barry Platte Park Main Shelter. PRE-Bid meeting: Friday, March 26, 2021, at 2PM on site at the shelter: 8526 NW Old Stagecoach Road, KCMO 64154 Sealed bids due: Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 9AM at …

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100 Mile Challenge

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100 mile challenge details   For more information call 816-858-3419. Event Details Cost: FREE  Date: February 1 -May 11, 2021 Location: Virtual 5K

Outreach Grant Applications are Open

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The Platte County Commission developed the Outreach Grant Program to promote the development of local parks and recreation facilities and programs and to enhance the quality of life for all residents.  Applicants must be a local government, school district or other public subdivision of the state of Missouri. In addition, IRS-designated …

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