With 12 different parks for residents to enjoy, Prairie Village is the ideal place if you love the great outdoors. Harmon Park is home to pavilions, skate areas, a swimming pool, and playgrounds. Cooking grills and picnic tables are also available making this park a great place to host your next family gathering. Bennett Park should be on your list of places to visit if you are looking for a family-friendly day of games. Along with the usual playground equipment and picnic tables, this park is home to baseball fields, soccer fields, and basketball courts.
The Prairie Village Jazz Festival will delight music lovers of all ages. The annual music festival brings residents together to celebrate the culture and community spirit of the town. Held each September in Harmon Park, the festival is home to high-quality music, delicious food, and different forms of artistry. The musicians range from local performers to world known groups that will allow you eight hours of endless fun. Vendors, children’s areas, and other activities are also part of the festival for an overall magical experience. All of the proceeds from each festival go to local charities.