The community of Pittsburg is vibrant and exciting. There is always something to do, with a wide selection of parks, concerts, sports and other activities. Pittsburg is home to incredible facilities that house these fun activities every day. Find what interests you!


Calendar of Events 

See what’s going on in Pittsburg and join in on the fun!



The City of Pittsburg offers activities year-round that are fun for the entire family. Check out the many parks, events and attractions that Pittsburg has to offer.


City Parks

The City of Pittsburg has 13 parks located all around the city. Find one near you or explore a new area to play, walk, run or bike.



Find classes and team sports available for city residents such as youth soccer, adult yoga classes, puppy obedience class and more.


Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Explore Crawford County and learn about the history, fun activities and places to shop or eat. You’ll find new things to do that you never knew were in your backyard the whole time.


Pittsburg Public Library 

All Kansas residents are entitled to a free library card. Dive into a good book, audiobook, magazine, CD or movie from the Pittsburg Public Library.


Animal Shelter 

Pittsburg Animal Control houses pets that are either stray, abandoned or unwanted and transfers them to the Southeast Kansas Humane Society for adoption when able.


Mt. Olive Cemetery

The cemetery sits on approximately 30 acres of land located on East Quincy Street and currently has lots available. 


Memorial Auditorium & Convention Center

The Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium and Convention Center is one of the most conveniently-located convention centers in the area. It hosts everything from concerts to weddings on one of the largest stages in the state.