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Holiday Lighting

By | Special Events

Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Monday, November 18 - 6:00pm at Leawood City Hall

Join Leawood Mayor Peggy Dunn and the members of the community for holiday caroling, refreshments and entertainment as the City celebrates the start of the 2019 holiday season by illuminating City Hall at the 22nd Annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Breakfast with Santa

By | Special Events

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 7 - The Lodge at Ironwoods Park

Come spend the morning with Santa and enjoy an all-you-can-eat pancake, sausage and fruit breakfast!

Bring your wish list for Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick!

Get your picture taken with Santa and view it online at www.leawood.org.  Pictures will be available to print for FREE off the Leawood website one week after the event.  Pictures will not be given on site.

Fee: $13 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee: $11
*Children under 12 months are free

Fee includes: Pancake breakfast, holiday craft and photo time visit with Santa

Please choose one session to attend: 8:30-10:00am or 10:30am-12:00pm
(registration is required for head count purposes)

Have a safe and happy holiday season from Leawood Parks & Recreation

Register by November 30. This event has limited space and fills quickly

Truckin’ It in the Park Food Truck Festival

By | Dead-Blog

Truckin’ It in the Park Food Truck Festival

Saturday, August 24 - 5:30-8:30pm

Leawood City Park
10601 Lee Boulevard

Free Admission + Live Music & Food Trucks
5:00-9:00pm

Coolers and alcohol may not be brought in to the event.
Bring a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy the live music!

Live music by: 2 Proud 2 Beg

Food Vendors (check back for updates)

Paige’s Shaved Ice
Torched Goodness
Cooter Brand BBQ
Bop n Bowl
Betty Rae’s Ice Cream
Grub Wagon
Ying’s Tai Food
Pita For Good
The Waffler
Hero’s New York Griddle
Detroit Coney
Paseo Grill
KC Cajun

Alcoholic Beverages provided by BRGR

Doggie Dunk

By | Dead-Blog

Doggie Dunk

Tuesday, September 3 - 5:00-7:00pm

Leawood Aquatic Center
10601 Lee Boulevard

The last swim of the season goes to the dogs!
Bring your dog to the Leawood Aquatic Center for a cool swim

Fee:  $5 per dog
Leawood Resident Discounted Fee: $3 per dog

For everyone’s safety, humans are not allowed to enter the pool during this event

In case of inclement weather, please call 913.982.2433

Pooch Paint

By | Dead-Blog

Pooch Paint 2019

Saturday, June 1 - 9:00am-Noon

Near the entrance to Leawoof Dog Park on the east side of Leawood City Park
10601 Lee Boulevard

 

  • Painting will be taken  home by owners
  • All pet painters must register, pay a $10 fee and sign waivers before painting
  • A cleaning station will be onsite to remove paints from paws
  • All supplies willb e provided for your pet artists.  Paints are watercolor and non-toxic

Proceeds from Pooch Paint 2-19 go to the Leawood Foundation for future amenities to the Leawoof Dog Park

2020 Spring Soccer League Registration

By | Soccer

All participants must enroll in the appropriate age group and must be the age listed by May 16, 2020

Soccer: 4 and 5 years old, through 8th grade

7 vs 7: 4 and 5 years old, though 4th grade

9 vs 9: 5th though 8th grade

Click here to register

Registration Deadline: January 29

League Play Begins: March 21

Registration Fees

Fee: $75 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee: $65

January 30 & 31 – Fee: $85 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee:$75

Starting February 1 – Fee: $100 / Leawood Resident Discounted Fee:$90

National Trails Day

By | Dead-Blog

National Trails Day

Saturday, June 1 - 10:00am-4:30pm

Join the Leawood Parks & Recreation Department to celebrate National Trails Day!

Stop by the Nature Center, pick up a trail map, a light snack and explore the trails at Ironwoods Park

The event is FREE!

For more information, call (913) 696-7771