Activities & Resources
Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead556in Shawnee Mission, KS 66221
about Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead:
The fishing pond is stocked with hybrid bluegill and catfish and kids can fish on a "catch-and-release" basis. The fee per child is $3 for the use of a cane pole and four worms; extra worms are four for $1. Outside poles are not permitted.
Kids can experience mining by purchasing a bag of "rough" to wash for gem stones. A small bag is $4; a large bag is $6.
Romping opportunities abound in the play barn, which is equipped with an open-air bridge leading to two tube slides. A Tiny Tot playground is open to children six years and under; the Prairie Playground has slides, ramps, sandpits and a water feature.
Birthday parties can be held in one of the party corrals. Birthday package start at $100 and include two and a half hours in a reserved party corral, a Farmstead T-shirt and souvenir cowpoke hat for the birthday child, and 20 tickets to use for wagon rides, fishing, mining, or pony rides.