Swope Park

Swope Memorial Golf Course

Designed by famous course architect A.W. Tillinghast. Host site of the 2005 U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship. This historic golf course located in Swope Park should be near the top of your list. • Holes: 18 • Par: 72 • Yardage: 6,274/5,780/4,517 • USGA Course/Slope Rating: 70.9/128, 68.3/124, 65.5/107...

Southeast Community Center

Bringing families and friends together is the goal of the new Southeast Community Center in Swope Park. The New center has a full-sized basketball court, meeting rooms, game room, tot drop-off, craft room, therapy pool, recreation pool with play features and fitness area with weights and cardiovascular equipment. A variety ...

Heart of America Golf Course

This scenic 9-hole course is fairly tight with many hazards. Be prepared to lose some golf balls. Blue River is also home to the outstanding Blue River Golf Academy. Holes: 9 Par: 35 Yardage: 2,287 USGA Course/Slope Rating: N/A Fairways: Zoysia Greens: Bentgrass Practice Range: Yes Rental Clubs: Yes Walking: Yes

Plate Restaurant

Plate Restaurant is an upscale, stylish and sophisticated Modern Italian dining experience. Plate Restaurant puts a modern twist to fresh house made pasta, game and other Italian favorites.

Kansas City Zoo

More Zoo for you to explore with more than 200 acres of adventure filled with more than 1,700 animals. See penguins like never before at Helzberg Penguin Plaza. Watch king and gentoo penguins torpedo through the water in their 100,000 gallon cool pool and see the Humboldt penguins bask in the sun and get their flippers w...

Zoo Year's Eve

The countdown is on! Before the clock strikes midnight on Monday, December 31, head out to the Zoo for “noon year’s eve” festivities.Beginning at 10 am, we are getting in the New Year’s spirit by making party hats in the lobby while a DJ counts us down to the noon hour one song at a time.The fun...

Swope Park

Country's third largest park. Donated by Col. Thomas Swope in 1896. Features golf, shelter houses, picnic areas, athletic fields, swimming pool.

Starlight Theatre

While you're visiting Kansas City, don't miss the opportunity to experience Starlight Theatre! This one-of-a-kind historic theatre has been a Heartland tradition and treasure since 1951. Repeat visits to Starlight will become a new tradition after you enjoy one of the theatre's live Broadway musicals, Off-Broadway shows or ...

Lakeside Nature Center

Wildlife education programs for all ages with live animals. Nature Center is free, has a hiking trail, picnic pavilion and native Missouri wildlife exhibit. Rental facilities in wooded area for corporate events, receptions and business retreats; capacity: 100 people.