Special Events

January to April

Trucks and Big Rigs for Kids logo

April 14, 2018

Crawl, climb, and sit in these huge trucks and rigs!

Mildale Farm Spring Community Day logo

April 28, 2018

Enjoy fun community spring festivities at beautiful Mildale Farm.

TimberRidge Adventure Center Open House

April 27, 2019

A great family day activity. All outdoor amenities for free!

May to August

Heritage Park 5K, 10K, 15K

May 12, 2018

A family friendly event for athletes of all ages and abilities.

Turkey Creek Festival

May 19, 2018

The Artisan's Expo with the Merriam's Turkey Creek Festival.

A Day in the Park logo

June 2, 2018

Join us for this free, day-long celebration of parks and trails.

The Great American Family Campout Logo

June 16, 2018

A night of family outdoor camping with a Theatre In The Park show!

Open Options 34th Annual Shawnee Mission Triathlon and Duathlon

July 8, 2018

Challenge yourself in the beauty of the park's urban refuge!

2018 MW PickleballTourney 1clr_FINAL

August 23 Through 25, 2019

Don't miss our only regional tournament this year!

Womens triathlon and duathlon race logo

August 18, 2018

She swims, she bikes, she runs... she never quits!

JCPRDU Kids Triathlon Logo

August 25, 2018

Let your child channel that extra energy into this all-kid's triathlon!

September to December

Park Palooza Logo button
JCPRD's Cars In the Park at Shawnee Mission Park

September 16, 2018

October 20, 2018

Vintage cars, trucks, hot rods and motorcycles show

LIVE WELL AGE WELL 2019 logo with sunflower

October 18, 2019

Free Expo! Meet and explore many services available to you!

Mildale Farm Fall Fest

October 26, 2019

Family fun fall festivities at beautiful Mildale Farm.


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