Read our latest press release: "Ready, Set, Play...May 18 is National Kids to Parks Day"
Thank you to our 306 cities, town and councils in 50 states and the governors of AR, CO, FL, MD, MO, MS, TX, VT, WV, and WY for joining our efforts by issuing proclamations!
We are so excited to announce our newest National Kids to Parks Day team member, the NFL Players Association! We joined forces to promote this year's National Kids to Parks Day. Click here to learn more!
CONGRATULATIONS to our school contest winners! This year, thanks to our wonderful and generous corporate partners, we we will be awarding 42 scholarships that will benefit 1,683 students from grades preK through 12th grade. To see the entire list of winning schools click here.
Children, families, teachers, cities, towns, and parks are gearing up for this year's National Kids to Parks Day (KTP), a nation-wide day of outdoor play organized by National Park Trust (NPT) in cooperation with a host of national collaborators. This year's KTP Day will be held on Saturday May 18, 2013, the week before the official start of Summer.
NPT is encouraging children across the country to explore their neighborhood parks and discover the history, nature and adventure right around the corner or just across town. Use this website to help jump start your adventure.
Buddy Bison says, "Explore outdoors, the parks are yours!"