City of Shawnee

Trips and Tours

Come explore with Shawnee Parks & Recreation and Tri-City Trips! All trips depart from and return to the Shawnee Civic Centre, 13817 Johnson Drive. Each trip has its own individual registration and cancellation deadline. All trips must meet the minimum enrollment by the registration deadline, although many fill up prior to this date. If space remains, additional registrations may be taken until the trip is full. Cancellations will be accommodated as available. Many trips have deposits and deadlines that cannot be refunded. In the event that you need to cancel, we will make every attempt to issue any refunds that may still be available. Call (913) 631-5200 for more information or to register!

KC Streetcar Ride (Wednesday, June 19)

kc streetcarStart the day at beautiful Union Station for lunch at Pierpont's. We'll hop on the streetcar for a ride down to the River Market, where we will tour the Arabia Steamboat Museum and have plenty of time for shopping at City Market!


 

  • Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2019
  • Depart: 10:30 a.m.
  • Return: 5:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $82

Register online or over the phone at (913) 631-5200!

Pioneer Woman Mercantile (Tuesday, July 16)

Pioneer Woman MercantileHead south with us to Pawhuska, OK to visit “The Merc;” Ree Drummond’s famous restaurant. We will eat an amazing lunch at the Mercantile followed by a tour of the town via antique shops, stores and boutiques on the square. Depending on Lodge Tour schedule (which doesn’t come out until a few months prior), we will go and visit where Pioneer Woman is filmed!



 

  • Date: Tuesday, July 16, 2019
  • Depart: 7:30 a.m.
  • Return: 8:30 p.m.
  • Cost: $113

This trip is now full. You can join the waitlist over the phone at (913) 631-5200!
*This trip will load and unload at the Lenexa Senior Center


Butterflies, Bees, & Blooms (Friday, August 9)

Trip RegistrationLet’s enjoy a fun day together and learn about bees at the Messner Bee Farm, and how they are essential to our daily lives.  We will also visit Powell Gardens for the Festival of Butterflies.  Lunch will be on our own in the Downtown Lee’s Summit area, and last, we will have some shopping time at Cockrell shops.


 

  • Date: Friday, August 9, 2019
  • Depart: 8:25 a.m.
  • Return: 4:35 p.m.
  • Cost: $60

Register online or over the phone at (913) 631-5200!

Kansas Crossing Casino (Tuesday, August 20)

Chicken Annies

Enjoy a fun-fled day in Pittsburg, Kansas, including 4.5 hours of gaming time at Kansas Crossing, and after our lucky day, we will enjoy supper at the famous Chicken Annie’s!  Includes $20 in slot play.  Please remember to bring government-issued photo ID.

 

  • Date: Tuesday, August 20, 2019
  • Depart: 7:45 a.m.
  • Return: 7:45 p.m.
  • Cost: $56

Register online or over the phone at (913) 631-5200!

Downstream Casino (Wednesday, September 4)

Downstream Casino

Enjoy all your favorite slot machines at Downstream Casino. You will get six hours of slot play, $15 in casino cash per person, and a delicious free lunch buffet. Bring your government-issued picture ID.Enjoy a fun-filled day in Pittsburg, Kansas, including 4.5 hours of gaming time at Kansas Crossing, and after our lucky day, we will enjoy supper at the famous Chicken Annie’s!  Includes $20 in slot play.  Please remember to bring government-issued photo ID.

 

  • Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
  • Depart: 7:45 a.m.
  • Return: 7:45 p.m.
  • Cost: $37

Register online or over the phone at (913) 631-5200!

Show-Me State Capitol Tour (Thursday, October 3)

Show-Me State Capitol Tour

The Show Me State capitol has a ton of fun things to do! We will check out the Missouri Stat Capitol building, the Governor's Mansion and the Missouri State Penitentiary and then have lunch at Madison's Cafe. We'll also stop by Central Dairy for a delicious treat before heading home!

 

  • Date: Thursday, October 3, 2019
  • Depart: 6:40 a.m.
  • Return: 6:45 p.m.
  • Cost: $98

Register online or over the phone at (913) 631-5200!