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Blogs & Sites
Location: 6501 Antioch Road, Shawnee Mission, KS
Antioch Park is Johnson County Park and Recreation District's oldest park. Amenities include an updated accessible play area for children, basketball and tennis courts, picnic shelters, and two...
Location: 138th and Switzer, Shawnee Mission, KS
The 2009 winner for best playground in Nickelodeon' Parents' Picks awards, Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead sits on twelve acres and is home to farm animals, birds of prey, vegetable and...
Location: 909 North Highway 7, Olathe, KS
The 2009 Nickelodeon Parent's Picks winner for best day camp in Kansas City, Ernie Miller Nature Center was the first nature center in Johnson County. The Center provides an opportunity ...
Location: 4701 East Gregory Boulevard, Kansas City, MO
Location: 200 South Benton Boulevard, Kansas City, MO
Concourse Park hosts several festivals throughout the year and is home to the Concourse Fountain and the Eternal Flame - a memorial to John F. Kennedy.
Location: 15501 Indian Creek Parkway, Olathe, KS
Olathe's Frontier Park is the home of the city's free summer concerts. Year-round, though, the park features lots of open space, a baseball diamond, and a pirate ship playscape. The park is bor...
Location: 20 SW Third Street, Lees Summit, MO
Downtown Lee's Summit encompasses a six-city block area of more than 100 locally owned specialty shops and restaurants. An added bonus? Free WiFi. The area also offers free parking and is the s...
Location: 4501 South Bass Pro Drive, Independence, MO
The park, located across the 18-acre lake from the Bass Pro Shops, features playground equipment, a shelter, restrooms, and a walking trail.
Location: 47th and Woodland, Shawnee Mission, KS
The park in Shawnee features ball fields, picnic areas, a playground, and restrooms.
Location: 55th and Nieman, Shawnee Mission, KS
The park in Shawnee features a playground, picnic tables, and sport fields.
Location: 600 NW Vesper, Blue Springs, MO
The 12-acre park in Blue Springs is the site of the city's annual Music in the Park concert series and also features the largest playground in Blue Springs' park system, picnic areas, a walking/joggin...
Location: 17701 South State Route D, Belton, MO
Pumpkins, decorative produce, and hardy mums beckon in the fall on the 140-acre Johnson Family Farm. During the spring, the farm's greenhouse at 177th and Holmes Road is home to annuals,...
Location: 17607 NE 52nd Street, Liberty, MO
Carolyn's Pumpkin Patch combines 60 acres of u-pick pumpkins with loads of seasonal family entertainment. Included in the admission price is a hayride to the pumpkin patch, an animal bar...
Location: 17607 NE 52nd, Liberty, MO
A large, elaborate corn maze in Liberty that changes its theme each year. The maze features bridges that allow visitors to get a birds-eye view of the maze over the tops of the corn, and Corn Helpers ...