Watson Park offers three children's playgrounds of varying size, shape, and surfaces.
- Northeast playground - rubber pour-in-place safety surface
- Southeast playground - sand safety surface
- West playground - sand safety surface
Enjoy fishing at its finest in our two fishing lakes which has a total of 42 surface acres and maximum depth of 16 feet. Catch largemouth bass, channel catfish, bluegill, wipers, crappie, grass carp, and hybrid sunfish. A state license is required and is not sold at Watson Park. The two lakes are operated by Wichita Park & Recreation. Bait can be purchased at the Concessions building.
Visit our lighted 18-hole miniature golf course.
Miniature Train Ride
Enjoy a ride on our real miniature train through the beautiful scenery of Watson Park. The ride is for all ages, but each rider must purchase a ticket.
Rent an inflatable for your next party or special event here at Watson Park! Rental of a shelter is required to rent any inflatable (except #2). We require a $50 refundable deposit for each inflatable.
Train Inflatable: $90 - 15' x 15' bouncer.
Bouncin' Barnyard combo: $120 - 16' x 20' with an attached slide.
Castle/Slide combo: $120 - 15' x 15' with an attached slide.
*Note that Bounce Houses or Moonwalks are not allowed inside Watson Park unless contracted through Wichita Park & Recreation.
Watson Park offers 19 pedal boats each capable of holding up to three adults and one child. The maximum number of people allowed in the boat is four. The fourth person must be under the age of six. All riders under the age of 12 must wear a life jacket. No fishing is allowed from the boat.
- $3.00/person for 30 minutes
Children under 90 pounds and the age of 12 can take a turn on our live Pony Ride! Children must be old enough to hold onto the saddle. Staff and parents are not allowed to walk with the rider.
Save on your amusements by purchasing one of our coupon books. Redeemable on any amusement, prices are as follows:
- $40 for 25 count
- $70 for 50 count
32 sand volleyball courts are conveniently located near parking and restrooms. Volleyball nets are also available for rent.