• KTP TY 2014




    Register your kid-friendly park event below. It is not necessary to create a new event, consider co-branding programs that your park has already planned. 



  • Families, Kids, and Adults


  • We celebrated our 4th annual Kids to Park Day on Saturday, May 17, 2014 and want to thank you for joining us in this national movement that engages children with parks, nature, and healthy outdoor play.

    States, cities and towns across the country participated by proclaiming May 17th as Kids to Parks Day. We are already excited for Kids to Parks Day 2015. Below you will find a proclamation template. Please consider proclaiming May 16th, 2015 as Kids to Park Day in your community and showcase the great outdoor recreation activities available for your residents! 



Indiana Dunes Project

NPT Completes Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Project

indianadunes1Working with NIPSCO and the NPS, NPT has acquired 2 critical parcels of land that will be used to extend the boundary of the lakeshore. To learn more about the project and our involvement, click here.


Senator Ron Wyden Receives 2014 Bruce F. Vento Public Service Award

Senator Ron Wyden Recognized 


NPT awarded Senator Ron Wyden (OR) the 2014 Bruce F. Vento Public Service Award at its annual event held at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. Read More... 




Make Every Day KTP Day

Make Every Day a Kids to Parks Day

Make every day a Kids to Parks Day. Your donation of $30 can provide transportation for 3 children to enjoy a park or $100 can transport 10 kids to a park! We’ve set a goal to raise $10,000 following this year’s Kids to Parks Day – will you help us? Donate today!


2014 Kids to Parks Day Success!

Kids to Parks Day Success!

AramarkKids to Parks Day is over, and with 1 million online hits, 447,000 participants, 1,050 registered park events, the support of 407 mayors, 28 Governors and a U.S. Senate resolution, this year was a huge success! If you celebrated the day, please share your photos with us on Facebook or Twitter.


Kids to Parks Day Senate Resolution

U.S. Senate Resolution Recognizes May 17th as National KTP Day

81US Senate SealA Senate resolution was passed recognizing May 17th, 2014 as Kids to Parks Day. The resolution was sponsored by Senator Mark Udall (CO), and co-sponsored by Senators Ron Wyden (OR), Mary Landrieu (LA) and Rob Portman (OH). To see the press release click here.