2022-23 Lee's Summit Visitors Guide

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Visitors Guide WELCOME



welcome Lee’s Summit, Missouri is a thriving, progressive community located 16

miles southeast of downtown Kansas City. With a population of more

than 104,000, residents and visitors can enjoy the many attributes of a significant suburb within a major metropolitan area while still

experiencing that small town feel. Complemented by a growing business community and superior quality of life amenities, Lee’s Summit is one of

the largest cities in Missouri and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America.

content Shopping & Dining.............................. 4-5 Local Attractions.................................6 Local Accomodations. ..........................7 Cultural Arts.................................... 8-9

Outdoors ........................................ 10-11 Events.....................................................12 Transportation..................................... 13 Regional Attractions. ................14-15

Cultural Arts






shopping & dining Spend your day with us and discover our everyday life, from quaint coffee shops, local retail shops, mouthwatering barbecue or name brand national retailers, you’ll find it all in Lee’s Summit.


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DOWNTOWN LEE’S SUMMIT Downtown Lee’s Summit, a Great American Main Street and America’s Great Neighborhood, boasts locally-owned specialty shops and an eclectic array of casual and fine dining on the historic bricks of the central business district. Downtown is a must for those looking for shopping, entertainment and historic character. From boutique clothing and accessories, to home furnishings and specialty items, you’re sure to find a new treasure. >> downtownls.org


SUMMIT FAIR Summit Fair is an open-air lifestyle center anchored by JCPenney and Dick’s Sporting Goods, featuring children’s stores, men’s and women’s fashion, casual eateries, sit-down restaurants and specialty retailers. >> summitfairshopping.com SUMMITWOODS CROSSING SummitWoods Crossing, a 750,000-square-foot power center, is one of the largest in the region. Shop national stores such as Lowe’s, Bed Bath & Beyond, Kohl’s, Best Buy and Target, or grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants. >> summitwoodsshopping.com STREETS OF WEST PRYOR Don’t miss out on the Streets of West Pryor, located at I-470 and Pryor Road, near SummitWoods Crossing. Many new restaurants are open including Shake Shack, Firebirds Woodfired Grill, Roots Seasonal Cuisine, First Watch, and Red Door Woodfired Grill, among many more! The synergy between Summit Fair, SummitWoods Crossing and Streets of West Pryor creates a shopping destination offering something for everyone.



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local attractions AMP GOLD PERFORMANCE 4 NE Skyline Drive 816.343.8639 >> ampperformancegym.com

MISSOURI TOWN 1855 8010 E Park Road 816.524.8770 >> makeyourdayhere.com

ARCADE ALLEY 316 SE Douglas Street 816.272.4246 >> arcadealley.com

SKY ZONE 2801 NE McBaine Drive 816.457.0068 >> skyzone.com/leessummit/

DOWNTOWN LEE’S SUMMIT FARMERS MARKET Second & Douglas streets 816.246.6598 >> downtownls.org/market

STONEHAUS FARMS VINEYARD AND WINERY 24607 NE Colbern Road 816.554.8800 >> stonehausfarms.com

THE EXIT ROOM 304 SW Market Street 913.302.2827 >> theexitroomkc.com

SUMMIT ICE 120 NE Chipman Road 816.969.1560 >> cityofls.net/parks/

FRONTIER JUSTICE 800 NE Jones Industrial Drive 816.336.2600 >> frontier-justice.com

SUMMIT WAVES 120 SW Blue Parkway 816.969.1545 >> cityofls.net/parks/

LEE’S SUMMIT HISTORY MUSEUM 220 SW Main Street 816.287.4477 >> leessummitmuseum.com 6

local aCCOMODATIONS BEST WESTERN PLUS 4825 NE Lakewood Way 816.795.6400 >> bestwestern.com COMFORT INN & SUITES 3701 NE Ralph Powell Road 816.554.6688 & 963 SE Oldham Parkway 816.524.8863 >> choicehotels.com FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES BY MARRIOTT 1301 NE Windsor Drive 816.524.7572 >> marriott.com HAMPTON INN 1701 NE Douglas Street 816.347.8600 >> hilton.com HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES 1201 NW Innovation Parkway 816.600.2405 >> ihg.com/holidayinnexpress/hotels/ QUALITY INN 1020 SE Blue Parkway 816.554.7600 >> choicehotels.com


cultural arts

AR WORKSHOP Enjoy DIY projects? If so, the AR Workshop is the place for you offering hands-on classes to create home decor in a relaxed atmosphere. Enjoy a girls night out, date night, team building event or private party. Choose from a variety of wood, canvas and yarn projects to compliment every style. Bring snacks and drinks and get ready for some fun! >> arworkshop.com/leessummit DOWNTOWN SCULPTURE WALK The Downtown Sculpture Walk is an outdoor public art program featuring vibrant and unique works of three-dimensional art. Each spring brings a new sculpture exhibit to downtown Lee’s Summit. >> cityofls.net/cultural-arts/public-art FOURTH FRIDAYS ART WALK Stroll the streets of historic downtown Lee’s Summit and enjoy local artists, music, theatre and more on the fourth Friday of each month, April through August. Fourth Fridays Art Walk are free and open to the public. >> downtownls.org/fourthfridays 8

LEE’S SUMMIT SYMPHONY Boasting a 70 member full orchestra, the Symphony performs four concerts each year. The 2022-23 season will feature Macabre, Sounds of the Season, Dvorak’s New World and American Jubilee. >> lssymphony.org

offers smaller pieces that can be painted with acrylic paints. Walk-ins welcome! >> pottershavenartstudio.com SUMMIT THEATRE GROUP Summit Theatre Group was founded in 2011 by a diverse group of Lee’s Summit citizens who joined together to bring live community theatre back to our city after a 10year hiatus. After having completed several successful seasons, the group continues to provide a variety of live theatre productions that encompass plays, small and large musicals, holiday shows and more! >> summittheatre.org

MCC–LONGVIEW CULTURAL ARTS CENTER MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center is a 1,600 square foot gallery of dedicated space for 2D, 3D and 4D works of art. The gallery presents annual exhibits from emerging artists throughout the nation. For more information call 816.604.2200. POTTER’S HAVEN ART STUDIO Paint some pottery and express your own creativity. Choose from a variety of ready-to-paint items to create your own one-of-a-kind works of art that will be fired in the kiln. For younger artists, Potter’s Haven


LEE’S SUMMIT PARKS & RECREATION With four lakes, an extensive parks system and an assortment of other recreational facilities, Lee’s Summit provides a vast collection of activities to plan your next outdoor adventure! >> lsparks.net

JACKSON COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION Get out and explore nature of all kinds in the Lee’s Summit area. From numerous lakes and beaches to camp grounds and historic sites, there are adventures around every corner! >> makeyourdayhere.com


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JAMES A. REED MEMORIAL WILDLIFE AREA The James A. Reed Memorial Wildlife Area is located in Jackson County, south of Highway 50 in Lee’s Summit. The wildlife area features woodlands, walking trails, numerous small ponds and native grass plantings that are managed to provide year-round food for wildlife as well as a great nature escape for residents and visitors. >> nature.mdc.mo.gov


LONGVIEW LAKE PRAIRIE LEE LAKE 9898 Longview Road 21600 NE Scruggs Road 816.966.0131 >> makeyourdayhere.com >> makeyourdayhere.com ROCK ISLAND TRAIL LAKE JACOMO >> bikerockisland.com 7401 W Park Road SHAMROCK HILLS GOLF 816.795.8888 >> makeyourdayhere.com COURSE 3161 S State Route 291 BLUE SPRINGS LAKE 816.537.6556 1700 NE Bowlin Road >> shamrockhills.com 816.272.4246 >> makeyourdayhere.com


UNITY VILLAGE GOLF COURSE AND NATURE TRAILS 816.251.3511 >> unityvillage.org FRED ARBANAS GOLF COURSE 11100 View High Drive 816.761.9445 >> makeyourdayhere.com


BOOS, BARKS & BADGES Downtown Lee’s Summit 816.246.6598 >> downtownls.org

MAYORS TREE LIGHTING Downtown Lee’s Summit 816.246.6598 >>downtownls.org

DOWNTOWN DAYS Downtown Lee’s Summit 816.246.6598 >> downtownls.org

NIGHT FLIGHT 5K 897 NE Bluestem Drive 816.969.1500 >>lsparks.net

EMERALD ISLE PARADE Downtown Lee’s Summit 816.246.6598 >> downtownls.org

OKTOBERFEST Downtown Lee’s Summit 816.524.2424 >>lsoktoberfest.com

FLIGHTS OF FANCY 500 SW Longview Road 816.604.2207 >> kitefest.mcckc.edu

TOUR de LAKES 316 SE Douglas Street 816.272.4246 >>tourdelakes.org



LEE’S SUMMIT AIRPORT 2751 NE Douglas Street 816.969.1186 >> lsairport.net • • • •

13 miles to Arrowhead & Kauffman stadiums 20 miles from Kansas City 5,501 ft runway Concierge service

AMTRAK The Missouri River Runner 816.969.1186 >> amtrak.com • • • •


Coaches and business class Cafe service Wi-Fi Reservations required for bikes

regional attractions

Lee’s Summit is just a hop, skip and a jump from many top-rated area attractions. There’s easy access to the Royals, Chiefs, Kansas City Zoo, Starlight Theatre and all major Kansas City metro highways.


Lee’s Summit is located less than 16 miles from downtown Kansas City!

ARROWHEAD STADIUM 1 Arrowhead Drive, Kansas City >> chiefs.com

KAUFFMAN STADIUM 1 Royal Way, Kansas City >> mlb.com/royals

CABLE DAHMER ARENA MAIN EVENT 19100 E Valley View Parkway, Independence 4600 S Cochise Court, Independence >> cabledahmerarena.com >> mainevent.com FAULKNER’S RANCH 10600 Raytown Road, Kansas City >> faulknersranch.com KANSAS CITY ZOO 6800 Zoo Drive, Kansas City >> kansascityzoo.org

POWELL GARDENS, KANSAS CITY’S BOTANICAL GARDEN 1609 NW U.S. Hwy 50 816.697.2600 >> powellgardens.org STARLIGHT THEATRE 4600 Starlight Road, Kansas City >> kcstarlight.com



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