KC Going Places Magazine KC Going Places Magazine Fall/Winter 2011 : 27
Paradise Park 1021 NE Colbern Rd., Lee’s Summit, MO 816.246.5224 $ D4 www.Paradise-Park.com Kansas City’s premier family destina-tion has indoor and outdoor fun for everyone. Including children’s edutain-ment play and discovery area, maze (new), go-karts, jr. go-karts, miniature golf, batting cages, rock climbing wall, foam factory, bumper cars, game room, café and coffeehouse. Leaping Lizards P L AY T I M E 8839 Lackman Rd., Lenexa, KS 913.393.3000 Free B4 www.ParksideCoffeehouse.com Coffee shop for parents and indoor play for tots! Gym, indoor playground equipment and ride-on toys. Parkside Coffeehouse at Cedar Ridge Christian Church Potter’s Haven Art Studio 5 SW 4th St., Lee’s Summit, MO 816.525.9323 $ D4 www.PottersHavenArtStudio.com Paint your own pottery shop. Pottery Art Visit this indoor playground with toys. D4 15900 E. US 40 Hwy., KC, MO 816.350.3055 $ www.LetsPaintPottery.com A paint-your-own pottery studio. Sylvester Powell Community Center Indoor Playground rides, carousel, train, token arcade games and batting cages. Midland Railway Power Play 13110 W. 62nd Ter., Shwn Msn, KS 913.268.7200 $ B3 www.PowerPlayKC.com Enjoy more than 80,000 square feet of rides, laser tag, whirly ball, arcade games, bowling, go-karts, a toddler area and cosmic golf. 6200 Martway, Mission, KS 913.722.8200 $ B3 www.Mission-KS.org Families can have fun on the indoor playground with inflatables, tricycles, gym mats and ride-on toys. Zonkers-Arcade Toddler Town Oak Park Mall: 11149 W. 95th St., OP, KS 913.894.6900 $ B4 www.TheNewOakParkMall.com A diverse mix of arcade games in-cludes ticket redemption games, prize redemption games, video games, rac-ing games, inflatables and many more. 1515 High St., Baldwin City, KS 913.721.1211 $ A5 www.Midland-RY.org Enjoy an inexpensive family outing where you can experience the fun of riding the rails. Take a 20-mile round trip from Baldwin City via Nor-wood, KS, to Ottawa Junction, KS. Worlds of Fun Pump It Up 7230 W. Frontage Rd., Shwn Msn, KS 913.236.7867 $ B3 www.PumpItUpParty.com Have fun in gigantic inflatable-filled arenas for open play. Private party rooms available as well. Roger T. Sermon Community Center: 201 N. Dodgion Ave., Indep, MO 816.325.7370 $ D3 www.ci.Indep.mo.us Ride-on toys, slides, ball pit, indoor playground, blocks and toys offer fun for youngsters. Xtreme Gymnastics & Trampoline Westport Roanoke Community Center Midtown Play Place 725 NW Commerce, Lee’s Summit, MO 816.347.8008 $ D4 www.XGTKids.com Open play occasionally offered at this 18,000-square-foot fitness facility where children can leap and tumble. 4545 Worlds of Fun Ave., KC, MO 816.454.4545 $$ C2 www.WorldsOfFun.com Nowhere else in the Midwest has such a huge collection of awesome rides. From thrilling roller coasters to the new Planet Snoopy, there’s something for everyone. Sadlers Indoor Racing 325 N. Mur-Len Rd., Olathe, KS 913.768.7700 $ A5 www.SadlersIndoorRacing.com Indoor go-kart course offers fun & thrills. 3601 Roanoke Rd., KC, MO 816.784.5200 $ C3 www.KCMO.org Enjoy the indoor playground, blocks, gym mats and toys. Outdoor Adventures Belton Grandview and KC Railroad 502 Walnut St., Belton, MO 816.331.0630 $ C5 www.BeltonRailroad.org Train rides will appeal to the entire family. Some specialty trips include hot dog trains, pumpkin hunt rides, ice cream rides and more. KC MOMS TALK It’s okay to leave the snacks and water at home on occasion. Teach your children to seek out a water fountain and wait a bit for lunch time or snacks so they learn the difference between needs and wants and the impor-tance of patience. Sarah W. Prairie Village, KS. KCGOINGPLACES.COM 25 Shawnee Civic Centre Open Gym Y.E.S! Kids Fitness 13817 Johnson Dr., Shawnee, KS 913.631.5200 $ B3 www.CityOfShawnee.org Enjoy climbing toys, toddler sports, ride-on toys, etc. 1251 NE Rice Rd., Lee’s Summit, MO 816.246.0058 $ D4 http://YesKidsFitness.com Family nights, a fitwall, fitness classes and parents’ night out are offered. KC Northern Railroad Zonkers 613 S. Race, Spring Hill, KS 913.592.3664 Free www.SpringHillKS.com Spring Hill Community Center A5 Great Mall of the Great Plains: 20070 W. 151st St., Olathe, KS 913.393.3535 $ A5 www.Zonkers.com Enjoy this indoor amusement park with kiddie roller coaster, carnival 5940 NW Waukomis Dr., KC, MO 816.746.5663 $ B2 www.KCNRR.com Three 16-inch gauge trains restored and operated by volunteers run on a half-mile track through tunnels that are sure to make your children smile.
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