Contacts

Recreation Coordinator
Mailing Address:
2 W. Jackson Ave
P.O. Box 308
Iola, KS 66749

Location:
500 Park Ave
Iola, KS 66749

Phone:(620)365-4990
Fax:(620)365-4976


For up to date information on upcoming events, explore the following media venues:

Tune in to the City of Iola television channel (local cable channel 6).

Tune in to KIKS Radio 101.5 FM and KIOL Radio 1370 AM, the 1st & 3rd Thursday of each month at 8:55 am, to hear weekly reports on Iola Recreation activities.

Pick up the Iola Register every Saturday and read the Recreation Calendar of Events.

Find us on Facebook. Search for Iola Recreation.

Photo of one of Riverside Park's six baseball diamonds

Iola's Riverside Park has six ball fields from T-ball to full size baseball diamonds.


Activities and Online Registration

Visit the Iola Recreation Department's website for a complete listing of activities offered, and online registration. Please click the link above to register for activities and leagues.


Weather Policy



Image of the Iola Municipal Pool Slide

Come experience the waterslide at the new zero entry Iola Municipal Pool above, or try your skills at the recently installed skate park featured below, in beautiful Riverside Park.

Image of the Riverside Park Skate Park

 

Recreation Department

Iola Municipal PoolThe Iola Recreation Department headed by a Recreation Director, employs an Assistant Recreation Director, assisted by a Recreation Administrative Assistant, and 50 seasonal employees. The Recreation Department is responsible for organizing all recreation activities, including the Municipal Pool, and Concession Stands operations and staffing, and Ball Field Maintenance.

The Iola Recreation Department offers a variety of activities for all ages. Programs, activities or classes are offered at various times throughout the year. Some activities include, but are not limited to; Senior-Cise, Quilting Group, Kansas Old Time Fiddlers, Pickers and Singers, Youth Dance Classes, Tai Chi Quan, Gymnastics, Pickleball Club, Horseshoe Pitching League, Bike Riding Group, Youth Spring Soccer Program, Youth Baseball and Softball Program, Swim Team, Women’s Slowpitch Softball, Youth Flag Football Program, Women’s Volleyball, Girl’s Volleyball, Youth Futsal Indoor Soccer Program, Youth Basketball Program, Co-ed Volleyball, Men’s Basketball. 


Reduced Rate Theme Park Tickets

Tickets are available at the Recreation Office, during the operating season of the specific location, for the following attractions:

Oceans of Fun tickets are available the end of May through Labor Day.

Worlds of Fun tickets are available the middle of April through the middle of September.

Silver Dollar City tickets are available mid March through the end of December.

White Water tickets are available the end of May through Labor Day.