30th Annual Raytown Arbor Day - 2019

The Raytown Parks Department will host the 30th Annual Arbor Day Celebration on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 10:00 am at Kenagy Park.  There will also be a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the New Fountain.  Public is invited to attend. 

 43rd Annual Fishing Derby - 2019

 The Raytown Parks Department will host the 43rd annual Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Kenagy Lake from 9:00 am - 11:00 am. The derby is free and open to Raytown Residents of all ages.  Registration for the derby will begin at 8 am the day of.

Kids Day at Kenagy - 2019

This is a FREE event open to all!  Stable-T-Farms will bring their petting zoo to Kenagy Park on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.  Check out the ambulance, fire truck, and police car for the kids to explore.  The Raytown Library staff will be reading stories.  Raytown Connection Point Church will be hosting free games for the kids.  You will find us near the shelter house at Kenagy Park.  Don't let the kids miss out on this great free event.

 

 Raytown Arts & Music Festival - August 24, 2019    12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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The Raytown Parks and Recreation Department will host its 7th Annual Arts & Music festival on Aug. 25 from 12 pm. to 7 p.m. at C. Lee Kenagy Park at 9608 E 79th Street.  The festival promises a good show of artists that includes members of the Luke LeTourneau Photography, Wine and Design by Kathryn Edwards, Messner Family Farm and many more vendors who will display their works for sale along the walking trails.  

Connection Point will host art activities for kids in the shelter house.

Food and beverages will be available on site by food trucks - Lufti's Fish, Chunky Al's, Pita for Good,  KC Cooler Express and Crane Brewing will be selling adult beverages.

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and cooler and settle in to listen to some great music.

Main Stage:

12:00 - 1:30 pm TBA

1:45 - 3:15 pm TBA

3:30 - 5:00 pm TBA 
5:20 - 7:00 pm TBA 

Thanks to our sponsors Dick Smith Ford, KCP&L, Crane Brewing, H&H Colorlab, Teetering Rocks Golf Course, Shamrock Cabinets, Raytown-Lee's Summit Community Credit Union, Central States Beverage Company, Johnny C's Auto Clinic, Raytown Area Chamber of Commerce, Connection Point Church and City of Raytown.

 Raytown Live - 2019

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Raytown Live is a family-friendly concert on the Town Center Greenspace In Downtown (10009 E. 62nd St.) and each month we'll be presenting a different musical act from 7 to 9 pm.  We invite you to bring blankets or lawn chairs, your favorite family picnic dinner - or grab a dinner from one of the on-site food vendors - an join folks from all over Raytown to kick back, enjoy the tunes, and get to know your neighbors.  For more information, please click here.

Raytown Live is a free event and we hope you will help us get the word out by inviting your friends and neighbors.  And, as always we're grateful for those who have donated their time, talent and funding to make this event a smashing success.  Our sponsors to date include: The City of Raytown, Raytown Parks and Recreation, Raytown Main Street, Raytown Christian Church, Raytown Area Chamber of Commerce, Raytown Arts Council, Crane Brewing and Dick Smith Ford.

Schedule of Concerts:
May 11 - TBA
June 8 - TBA
July 13 - TBA
August 10 - TBA
September 14 - TBA

  

 Free Movies in the Parks - 2019  

 June 7 - Hotel Transylvania 3
July 26 - Incredibles II
August 16 - Moana 
All movies at Kenagy Park (79th & Raytown Rd.).  Cost FREE, movies start at Dusk.   Hope to see you at the movies.  

 

 Discount Tickets - 2019

The Raytown Parks Department in conjunction with Missouri Park & Recreation Association (MPRA) will be selling discount tickets to Silver Dollar City and Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun.  The tickets for 2019 are now available.

   Our Price Gate Price  Your Savings 
Silver Dollar City      
   Adult One Day  $62.50 $73.08 14.5%
   Child One Day (ages 4-11) $53.50 $62.34 14.2%
   Adult Two-Day* $67.50 N/A N/A
   Child Two-Day* (ages 4-11) $58.50 N/A N/A
Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun
   One Day Pass** $48.00 $68.34 29.8%

 *Two-Day tickets are not Sold at Silver Dollar gates.  This is an exclusive discount for MPRA members and Silver Dollar City's "Good Neighbors."
 **WOF advertises a one-day pass on their website for $39.99 but there are almost $10.00 in fees and taxes added at checkout!  Our prices are still the lowest.