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Kids Fishing Derby

By | Dead-Blog

Kid’s Fishing Derby

Saturday, April 27; 8:30-10:30am

The Leawood Police and Parks & Recreation Departments are hosting a Kids Fishing Derby for ages 12 and under at the North Lake. Bring the entire family to this fun, FREE event where children can learn to fish in the lake stocked annually with channel cat by the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks. Fish for bluegill and large-mouth bass too!

Schedule of Events

Registration – 8:30am
Mascots – 8:15-8:45
Fishing – 9:00-10:30am
Awards – 10:30am

For more information, contact Officer Phil Goff at

Stride ‘n Ride

By | Dead-Blog

2nd Annual Leawood Family Stride ‘n Ride

Saturday, May 11; 9:00am-1:00pm

Leawood Justice Center – 4201 Town Center Drive

Leawood Parks & Recreation and the Leawood Police Department are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Leawood Family Stride ‘N Ride, an event Encouraging and Educating the community about fitness and healthy transportation.

Make fitness a family affair by learning how to incorporate walking and biking into your family lifestyle to form positive attitudes about getting active and staying healthy!

The event is FREE to attend.  Participants are encouraged to ride their bikes or walk / run to the event.


Schedule of Events

9:30am – Trail Etiquette and Family Walks begin (walks will start every 15-20 minutes or based on demand)
10:30am – Kids Fun Run
11:00am – Bike Decorating Contest Judging
11:30am – Kids Fun Run

Ongoing events will include:

Riding skills course for children ages 7-10
Helmet fitting and sales
Bike Demos
Music by DJ Tony
Informational Booths


4th of July

By | Dead-Blog

2019 July 4th Celebration

Thursday, July 4 - 6:00-9:30pm

Leawood City Park
10601 Lee Boulevard

Featuring Live Music by The Mikey Needleman Band

Leawood City Park will be the site for a variety of new and traditional family festivities.  Enjoy some great entertainment, participate in contests / games and enjoy a variety of food vendors.  Parking will not be available in City Park.  There will be free parking along Tomahawk Creek Parkway and free shuttle buses will be available for transportation to and from City Park.  Handicap parking will be available in the park with the display of Handicap Accessible tags or placards

FREE Gneral Admission
All access Ride Activity Bands (for children 14 and under) – $5.00 Cash only

City Park will be closed to all vehicles on Thursday, July 4. For information on how to get to the park, please see the sections below.

Park and take the shuttle bus

Free shuttle buses will be running from the parking lots along the west side of Tomahawk Creek Parkway to City Park starting at 10:00am.

Handicap parking will be available in City Park.  Must have license plate or placard for admission into the park.

Look for the July 4th parking signs along Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Three shuttle stops will be located in the parking lots of businesses on Tomahawk Creek Parkway

  • Merrill-Lynch – 3401 College Boulevard
  • Frontier Investment Banking (west side) – 11350 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
  • American Academy of Family Physicians – 11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Park and walk

Are you considering walking to the park?

Grab your walking shoes, flashlight, wagon and go!

Park in one of the parking lots along Tomahawk Creek Parkway and walk to skip the shuttle line at the end of the night! We will have solar lighting guiding you along the trail to College Boulevard.  Be sure to bring a flashlight for a little extra lighting as you walk along the trail to your vehicle.  Reflective signage will point the way!



Schedule of Events

12:00-6:00pm Aquatic Center Open

6:00-9:30pm – Food Vendors, Inflatables, Rock Wall and Trampoline

6:30-8:30pm – Roving Entertainment

6:30-9:00pm – Face Painting

7:00-7:25 – Mad Science Stage Show

7:25pm – Introducing Leawood’s New Street Banners

7:30-9:30pm – Musical Entertainment by the “Mikey Needleman Band”

8:15pm – Salute to Veterans

9:45pm – Fireworks

Food Vendors

  • Melt Box Ice Cream
  • Ron’s Kettle Corn
  • Fern Concessions
  • Kona Ice
  • Barbwire Barbecue
  • JT’s American Pride

Special Events Blog Page – Test

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Holiday Lighting

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Birdie Level

By | Golf-Birdie

Successful completion of the Par level is required to enroll in the Birdie level.

All classes will be held at Ironhorse Golf Course – 15400 Mission Road

Spring Sessions

Fee: $103

  • Monday, April 6 – May 18 – 5:30-7:00pm

Summer Sessions

Fee $ 115

  • Monday-Thursday, June 22-July 2 – 11:30am-1:00pm
  • Monday-Thursday, July 20-30 – 11:30am-1:00pm

Fall Sessions

Fee: $103

  • Monday, August 10-September 28 – 5:30-7:00pm
    *No class on Monday, September 7

Par Level

By | Golf-Par

Successful completion of the Player level is required to enroll in Par

All classes will be held at Ironhorse Golf Course – 15400 Mission Road

Spring Sessions

Fee: $98

  • Monday, April 6 – May 18 – 5:30-6:45pm

Summer Sessions

Fee $ 110

  • Monday-Thursday, June 8-18 – 10:00-11:15am
  • Monday-Thursday, July 6-16 – 11:30am-12:45pm
  • Monday-Thursday, July 20-30 – 8:30-9:45am

Fall Sessions

Fee: $98

  • Monday, August 10-September 28 – 5:30-6:45pm
    *No class on Monday, September 7

Player Level

By | Golf-Player

All golfers must be at least 7 years of age to participate in the Player level.

All sessions will be held at Ironhorse Golf Course – 15400 Mission Road

PLAYer Level

Spring Sessions

Fee: $88

  • Tuesday, April 7 – May 19 – 5:30-6:45pm
  • Wednesday, April 8 – May 20 – 5:30-6:45pm
  • Thursday, April 9 – May 21 – 5;30-6:45pm

Summer Sessions

Fee: $100

  • Monday-Thursday, June 8-18 – 8:30-9:45am
  • Monday-Thursday, June 8-18 – 11:30am-12:45pm
  • Monday-Thursday, June 22-July 2 – 8:30-9:45am
  • Monday-Thursday, June 22-July 2 – 10:00-11:15am
  • Monday-Thursday, July 6-16 – 8:30-9:45am
  • Monday-Thursday, July 6-16 – 10:00-11:15am
  • Monday-Thursday, July 20-30 – 10:00-11:15am

Fall Sessions

Fee: $88

  • Tuesday, August 11-September 22 – 5:30-6:45pm
  • Wednesday, August 12-September 23 – 5:30-6:45pm
  • Thursday, August 13-September 24-  5;30-6:45pm

Teeball / Coach Pitch Baseball

By | T-Ball

T-Ball – Ages 4 to 6 years

Coach Pitch – Ages 6 to 8 years

League play begins June 1 (7 weeks) 5:30-8:30pm

Games are played on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday evenings.

Registration deadline – Wednesday, April 15

Fee: $70 / Resident Discounted Fee: $60 until April 15

After April 15 Fee: $85 / Resident Discounted Fee: $75

Fee includes: Seven game season, t-shirt, cap and participation award

All equipment is provided with the exception of a baseball glove

Click here to register online