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^^ 2019's NAGAAA World Series Tournament held in Shawnee, Kansas.

Looking to host a sports tournament in the Kansas City area or even know you want to be in Shawnee, Kansas? We have a list here of all our rentable facilities that you can use for your single or multi-sport tournament. Explore the options below.

Specifically, Shawnee excels in hosting Baseball, Softball, Volleyball, Hockey, Soccer, Basketball, or even Sand Volleyball tournaments all in our Valley of Champions District. This district boasts 6 different sports venues all within a 2-mile radius along Johnson and Woodland Drive, in northwest Shawnee.

Click the link below to see the Valley of Champions map and all it includes. Even better, the Valley of Champions is just minutes from dozens of restaurants and Shawnee's five different hotel options.

Shawnee's Sports Venues:

Mid-America Sports Complex (for baseball and softball)
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Mid-America Sports Complex has everything you need for softball and baseball leagues, events, and major tournaments. The 70-acre site can host a multitude of games within a day or weekend and is managed by Johnson County Parks and Recreation.

 

The facility boasts 10, 300-foot fenced, lighted fields perfect for youth, adult, or senior games and two additional baseball-specific diamonds modeled off of Fenway and Kauffman Stadium.

 

Additionally, the full family can be entertained with a newly constructed Fan Zone featuring a playground and yard games. The facility also offers 2 practice areas, 14 batting cages, 4 turfed fields, 3 different satellite concession and restrooms buildings, tons of parking with enough room for RV's, and more. 

 

Visit Shawnee is excited to note that Mid-America Sports Complex is undergoing a 3 phased off-season improvement plan. Check out what's being updated currently on the JCPRD website.

 

Featured Sports: Softball and Baseball

Address: 20000 Johnson Drive Shawnee, KS 66218

Sales/Management Contact:  

  • Doug Hite, 913-826-2908

Field Details: 

  • 10 300' fenced softball/baseball fields
    • All fields offer LED lighting
    • 4 fields are currently turfed (turfing of 6 remaining fields planned soon)
  • 2 baseball-specific fields
    • 1 field modeled off of Fenway Park
    • 1 field modeled off of Kauffman Stadium

Amenities:

  • Lots and lots of parking
  • Fan Zone featuring:
    • Event management center
    • Umpire room
    • Full kitchen/concessions area
    • Outdoor shaded seating with both heating and cooling capabilities
    • Yard games
    • "Campground" area for teams to set up their own on-site HQ
    • Ability to "broadcast" on-site games
    • Full playground area
  • Entry Plaza featuring:
    • Ability to require/manage gate fees
    • Multiple gates for end of night easier access
    • Photo/selfie opportunity
    • Emergency Vehicle access
  • 3 Satellite Concessions and Restrooms near field clusters
  • 2 Batting Cage stations:
    • One with 10 lanes, one with 4 lanes
  • 2 areas/fields to serve as bullpen or throw/catch practice
  • Walking trails surrounding facility for downtime

Mid-America West Sports Complex (for baseball and softball)
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A Shawnee staple, Tour De Shawnee is a cycling ride that offers various lengths and routes for different levels of riders! Traditionally kicking off early on Sunday morning, riders are provided an on-street, bicycle-friendly route, escorted by Shawnee police. Cyclists of all ages and experience are encouraged to participate. It's the perfect first-timer race or one to hone your skills.

 

When: Sunday, May 2, 2021

Where: Starts at Shawnee Civic Centre, route throughout Shawnee

Organizer: City of Shawnee Parks and Rec

Tickets: $25 for rider registration, extra t-shirts and breakfast available for purchase

KC Ice Center (for ice hockey)
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PARKED is a Fourth of July themed food truck and music festival! Each year held at Stump Park, it's a great way to get outdoors with the whole family on a Friday evening. Stop by and grab a bite to eat from any of the dozen food trucks parked nearby and pop a squat to listen to the band playing. 

 

When: Friday, June 25th

Where: Stump Park

Organizer: City of Shawnee Parks and Recreation

Tickets: FREE

Okun Fieldhouse (for basketball and volleyball)
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Each late summer, the City of Shawnee Parks and Rec hosts a concert in the intimate park nestled in downtown Shawnee: West Flanders Park. Stop by for some energetic and fun live music and grab a bite to eat at the specially selected food truck. Best of all...it's free! 

 

When: Friday, August 6th

Where: West Flanders Park

Organizer: City of Shawnee Parks and Recreation

Tickets: FREE

3 &2 Baseball Fields
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Each late summer, the City of Shawnee Parks and Rec hosts a concert in the intimate park nestled in downtown Shawnee: West Flanders Park. Stop by for some energetic and fun live music and grab a bite to eat at the specially selected food truck. Best of all...it's free! 

 

When: Friday, August 6th

Where: West Flanders Park

Organizer: City of Shawnee Parks and Recreation

Tickets: FREE

Stump Park (for soccer and baseball)
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Gear heads and car aficionados are invited to the annual Wheels and Dreams Car, Truck, and Bike Show. With live music, vendors, food trucks, and of course hundreds of classic and souped-up vehicles it's the perfect weekend outing for the family. Have a cool ride you want to show off? You can even do that too. 

 

When: Sunday, September 12th

Where: Shawnee Town 1929

Organizer: Shawnee Town 1929 & Friends of Shawnee Town

Tickets: FREE

Shawnee Mission Beach Volleyball
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Each Fall the Friends of Shawnee Town host their annual Craft and Fall Festival on the Shawnee Town grounds! Explore the entire event as there are dozens of vendors who can offer great items to spruce up the house, serve as a great gift, or even get your earliest of early Christmas shopping done. PLUS there are free activities as well to entertain the kiddos. 

 

When: Traditionally in mid-September. 2021 Date TBD.

Where: Shawnee Town 1929

Organizer: Friends of Shawnee Town and Shawnee Town 1929

Tickets: $1 per person, vendors must register

Park Lanes (for bowling)
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Shawnee's sanctioned BBQ competition, features live music, select food trucks, and more at this two-day festival-style event. Shawnee Town 1929's grounds are taken over by dozens and dozens of competition teams creating a party-like atmosphere!  

 

When: Thursday, September 24 and Friday, September 25, 2021

Where: Shawnee Town 1929

Organizer: City of Shawnee Parks and Recreation

Tickets: TBD, teams must register

Shawnee Mission Park and Lake (for disc golf, trails, and marina)
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Prost! Each year the world celebrates the German traditional event Oktoberfest and Shawnee also joins in! Held at the Shawnee Civic Centre, this food, Deutsche Musik, and beer focused event highlights all that is German. Admission is encouraged for the entire family as there are also crafts for the kiddos on the Civic Centre upper level.

 

When: Friday, October 1st

Where: Shawnee Civic Centre

Organizer: Shawnee German-American Club

Tickets: FREE to watch, food and drinks for purchase

Tomahawk Hills Golf Course
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Scarecrow Festival is a children's focused fall crafting event hosted in downtown Shawnee in the parking lot at City Hall! Children are able to decorate pumpkins and complete other fall-related crafts. Parents can also enjoy the Farmer's Market and seasonal displays. Make sure to also explore other areas of downtown Shawnee to see any of the businesses' own decorated and themed Scarecrows for the annual competition. 

 

When: Traditionally the first weekend in October. 2021 Date TBD

Where: Shawnee City Hall

Organizer: Shawnee Downtown Partnership

Tickets: FREE

Garrett Park (for multi-use fields)
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Visiting the Holiday Treasures Craft Festival is the perfect way to get lots of your holiday shopping done in one bout! Held at the Shawnee Civic Centre, there are so many vendors offering goods its hard not to be overwhelmed but keep in mind, admission is free so you have nothing to lose by stopping by. 

 

When: Saturday, October 23rd

Where: Shawnee Civic Centre

Organizer: City of Shawnee Parks and Rec

Tickets: FREE, Vendors must register

Swarner Park (for soccer and skateboarding)
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Explore three different Christmas cultures in one event at Shawnee's Christkindlmarkt. Hosted by the Shawnee Sister Cities Committee, the holiday-themed event features an appearance by Santa, carolers, holiday treats, and crafts for entertaining the children.

 

When: Saturday, December 4th

Where: Shawnee City Hall

Organizer: Shawnee Sister Cities Committee

Tickets: FREE

Shawnee Civic Centre (for pickleball)

We are almost there!

We are still finishing up this section of our website! We are excited to debut throwbacks, profiles, and historical content on the Chamber's 75th Anniversary. Stay tuned as we'll be publishing more content soon and will certainly promote it in our emails, on social media, and more.

In the meantime, head back to our Shawnee Chamber of Commerce website to read about our programs and events and to follow us on social media.

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Shawnee Mission School District Softball Fields
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Shawnee Town 1929 is Shawnee's premier historical attraction located in the heart of its downtown. Their grounds full of true-to-era buildings can be explored as they offer a variety of historical insights and views into what Shawnee was like in the 1920s.

They also host numerous events throughout the year that range from education, live music, family focused, and much more. While we've listed a few of their major events below, we encourage you to explore their calendar of events.

Some highlights include: 

      • Bloody Mary Rollout Party and Tomato Roll
      • Jammin' on the Green
      • History on the Tap
      • Time Travelers
      • Historical Hauntings

To see Shawnee Town 1929's full list of upcoming events click the link below to view their calendar.

 

 

Need assistance with your tournament in Shawnee? Not sure which venue is best for your tournament or event? Looking for hotels to partner with?

Contact our office! Visit Shawnee is happy to assist you, connect you with venues and local businesses, and to answer your questions.

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Mid-America Sports Complex has everything you need for softball and baseball leagues, events, and major tournaments. The 70-acre site can host a multitude of games within a day or weekend and is managed by Johnson County Parks and Recreation.

 

The facility boasts 10, 300-foot fenced, lighted fields perfect for youth, adult, or senior games and two additional baseball-specific diamonds modeled off of Fenway and Kauffman Stadium.

 

Additionally, the full family can be entertained with a newly constructed Fan Zone featuring a playground and yard games. The facility also offers 2 practice areas, 14 batting cages, 4 turfed fields, 3 different satellite concession and restrooms buildings, tons of parking with enough room for RV's, and more. 

 

Visit Shawnee is excited to note that Mid-America Sports Complex is undergoing a 3 phased off-season improvement plan. Check out what's being updated currently on the JCPRD website.

 

Featured Sports: Softball and Baseball

Address: 20000 Johnson Drive Shawnee, KS 66218

Sales/Management Contact:  

  • Doug Hite, 913-826-2908

Field Details: 

  • 10 300' fenced softball/baseball fields
    • All fields offer LED lighting
    • 4 fields are currently turfed (turfing of 6 remaining fields planned soon)
  • 2 baseball-specific fields
    • 1 field modeled off of Fenway Park
    • 1 field modeled off of Kauffman Stadium

Amenities:

  • Lots and lots of parking
  • Fan Zone featuring:
    • Event management center
    • Umpire room
    • Full kitchen/concessions area
    • Outdoor shaded seating with both heating and cooling capabilities
    • Yard games
    • "Campground" area for teams to set up their own on-site HQ
    • Ability to "broadcast" on-site games
    • Full playground area
  • Entry Plaza featuring:
    • Ability to require/manage gate fees
    • Multiple gates for end of night easier access
    • Photo/selfie opportunity
    • Emergency Vehicle access
  • 3 Satellite Concessions and Restrooms near field clusters
  • 2 Batting Cage stations:
    • One with 10 lanes, one with 4 lanes
  • 2 areas/fields to serve as bullpen or throw/catch practice
  • Walking trails surrounding facility for downtime

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