Whether you are new to the area or are just passing through our town, Lenexa KS has a lot to offer in terms of entertainment, food, and shopping! The list below includes 10 of our favorite free or inexpensive things to do in or near Lenexa, KS including museums, hatchet throwing, and more!
7105 W. 105th Street
Whether you're looking for a cool place to hold your next company event or just seeking to have a fun date night, Bury the Hatchet is a unique place where you can play in over 7,200 square feet of axe throwing. This range opened their new location in Overland Park. This place is a BYOB and food location, meaning you bring what you want to eat and drink. Bring your friends or family and enjoy a night of axe throwing. Bury the Hatchet can also hold large groups for you bigger team building events.
1401 Grand Blvd.
Located just inside the Sprint Center in downtown Kansas City, the fun College Basketball Experience allows you to get a feel for playing on the big stage. This court is also the location for the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame. This is a hands-on, and high-energy facility with all types of exhibits located throughout the facility. Visitors can be placed in electrifying game-like situations, with everything from sinking the game-winning bucket to announcing the play-by-play action like the greats at the "ESPNU broadcast desk."
The College Basketball Experience is open Monday to Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m
Are you a football fan? Then the Kansas City is a place for you to see a game at. Make sure you don’t come in other team apparel like the Raiders or Broncos, just wear red and you will be just fine.
What you should know when attending a game . . .
Arrowhead Stadium is one of the loudest stadiums in the NFL. Going to a game here makes for a thrilling few hours but the event lasts a good part of the day, so if lots of noises bother you, then you might want to pack your earplugs.
Tailgating before any football game is an American tradition and is a great way to enjoy a nice day and people watch as you get ready for the game.
1 Arrowhead Dr
Kansas City, MO 64129
Auto racing across America continues to grow in popularity year over year, and NASCAR is the most popular car sport in the nation. The Kansas Speedway is one of the most well know raceway in the country and has a 1.5-mile tri-oval track and hosts a ton of NASCAR and other events each year. When here you will experience the action in the 63,000-seat raceway as you enjoy the fast cars and great racing here at one of the most premier racetracks.
The concept of this urban winery is pretty simple: bring amazing wine to the people of Kansas City. The winery has small lots of really nice handcrafted wines that are produced, bottled, and then aged in the cellars. This winery is the state exclusively when it comes to growing Vitis Vinifera grapes, like Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. Make sure to visit the tasting room and sample their many wines on tap or from by the glass from the bottle.
Kansas City’s first true gastropub that features a carefully curated beer list with amazing custom burgers, Belgian hand-cut fries, and some of the best midtown's most popular, made-from-scratch Weekend Brunch.
Cinder Block Brewery is a cute small craft beer brewery that is dedicated to developing unique, high quality, and artisan beers. The main kitchen is Cinder Block giving a nice look and feel to the place. Using locally made bread that is made-from-scratch helps make this taproom a great place to satisfy your thirst and hunger!
110 East 18th Ave
Kansas City, MO 64116
For over 25 years, Grand Street a locally owned and operated restaurant has been a Kansas City favorite for its modern American cuisine. Their new location that is located in downtown Lenexa City, creates a perfect location for indelible dining and events. Their menu is simple, elegant, and exciting. The cuisine paired with nice decor is sure to make this location a dining experience you will remember. Their chefs are dedicated to ensuring your culinary experience will be fulfilled with the highest level of hospitality.
8815 Renner Blvd
Lenexa, KS 66219
Shawnee Mission Public Schools Unified School District
8200 W 71st St
Shawnee Mission, KS 66204