Farm, in Edgerton, Kansas, is the perfect place
for your special event. The facility consists of four fantastic
buildings (featuring lodging and large gathering accommodations)
and is situated on 22 acres of the more than 600 beautiful acres
that make up Mildale Farm. This locale is sure to meet your
every need and provide a setting that will create lasting memories
for your once-in-a-lifetime event. Alcoholic beverages are permitted.
For more information, contact Sarah Vogelsberg at (913) 826-2957
Helen Cuddy Rose Garden and Memorial
Arboretum in Antioch Park
provides a lovely wedding background. The peak blooming time
for the roses is during June and into July. This facility is
available by reservation only. The rose garden is used for weddings
only and is not available for receptions. Shelter #4
at Antioch Park is a large gazebo located on the shore of the
South Lake. This park has undergone some renovation and now
features both a new bridge and a boardwalk skirting the South
Lake. Additional parking has also been added just north of Shelter
For additional information, contact numbers and special use
permits for the Rose garden, please visit the Special Use Permits
section of our Permits
& Fees page or call (913) 831-3359.
Shawnee Mission Park
Shawnee Mission Park provides
a variety of shelters with a beautiful outdoor setting. The
Small Lakes area at Shawnee Mission Park provides an unusual
opportunity to be married on an open island. Shawnee Mission
Park not only is a fantastic venue for wedding photos but for
engagement photos as well. For more information visit the Shawnee
Mission Park web page or call to reserve a shelter at (913)
Heritage Park provides 10 picnic
shelters (two large capacity), a 40 acre lake, marina and picnic
areas. For more information visit the Heritage Park web page
or call (913) 831-3359.
Heritage Park Golf Course
The Green Room at Heritage
Park Golf Course is an indoor facility with a capacity of
110 guests. Alcoholic beverages are permitted. For more information,
contact Sarah Vogelsberg at (913) 826-2957 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Theater in the Park
Pavilion at The Theatre in the Park is located adjacent
to the Theatre and is the perfect venue for your wedding event.
This beautiful Pavilion features a limestone fireplace, a fire
pit, attached restrooms and ample parking. The Pavilion has
picnic table seating for up to 240 guests and you may bring
additional seating to accommodate up to 400 guests. For more
information, contact contact Sarah Vogelsberg at (913) 826-2957
Tomahawk Hills Golf Course
Elmridge Room in the new Tomahawk Hills Golf Course Clubhouse
is the perfect place to hold your next meeting, reception or
party. The 34’ x 47’ room seats up to 120 with ease.
It includes 15 round tables, seating for 8 at each table, and
it includes a 43’ x 11’ dance floor, which can accommodate
4 more tables, seating 32 additional if necessary. The Elmridge
Room amenities also include a catering bar and kitchenette with
a microwave oven, sink and refrigerator. Alcoholic beverages
are permitted. For more information, contact Sarah Vogelsberg
at (913) 826-2957 or email@example.com.
TimberRidge Adventure Center
Adventure Center is an exceptional place to plan a rehearsal
dinner, wedding, and reception. The site offers two locations
to plan your event. The Welcome Center is an
indoor facility with a beautiful wrap around deck, full size
kitchen and can accommodate up to 80 people inside. The
Whispering Pine Shelter is outdoors, has a limestone
fireplace, attached restrooms, and can accommodate up to 200
people. We also have two gorgeous ponds for pictures and a wonderful
view. Start the adventure of a new life together with us. Alcoholic
beverages are permitted. For more information or to reserve
your date at TimberRidge Adventure Center, contact Lysa Holladay
at (913) 856-8849.
Visiting the JCPRD Park/Facility is Recommended
While you will find extensive descriptions of JCPRD's facility
and shelter amenities on many of our Parks
& Facilities pages (including the capacity and fees
for each shelter), we strongly suggest that you take a drive
around our parks and facilities you are considering to see if
they will accommodate your event needs. You may also view and
download all JCPRD maps via our JCPRD Park
Shelter reservations are not available via JCPRD.com. For more
information or to make a reservation, please contact us at (913)
831-3359 or visit our Antioch Park
Reservation / Registration Office, 6501 Antioch Road, Bldg.
D, Merriam, KS. Our office hours are 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday
thru Friday. Phone lines are open 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday
Reservations for facilities are “as is”. Requests
for other uses (tents, etc.) may require a Special Use Permit.
For additional information on a Special Use Permit, please visit
the Special Use Permits section
of our Permits & Fees page.
As a general rule, the District's parks are oriented toward
recreational activities and green space, as opposed to displays
of flowering plants. The exception to this would be Antioch
Park, which has several planted areas.
JCPRD Wedding Permit
For weddings being held in District parks and facilities, a
JCPRD Wedding Permit is required. There is a per-event fee for
Johnson County resident and nonresidents, but this fee is waived
when a park shelter or the Helen Cuddy Rose Garden is reserved
in conjunction with the event. For additional information on
wedding permits, please visit the Special Use Permits
section of our Permits & Fees
Our catering service, aimed to serve a group of 50 or more,
with tasty food ranging from brats to steaks. The catering will
also provide equipment such as tables, chairs, and tents. Our
staff will be glad to assist you in planning a custom reception
for your special event, For more information contact Sarah Vogelsberg
at (913) 826-2957 or firstname.lastname@example.org.