Parks & Recreation

Location: Director: Hours: Contact:
Parks & Recreation
5033 State Avenue
Kansas City, KS
Jeremy Rogers Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
P: (913) 573-8327 F: (913) 573-8328 E: Email

Community Centers & Banquet Halls


  • Activities, programming, and events at community centers have been cancelled
  • Reservations at George Meyn Community Center, James P. Davis Hall and Pierson Park will be postponed until further notice. 

Reservations for community/recreation centers can be made in person at the Administration Office: 5033 State Ave, Kansas City, KS 66102 or 3488 West Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109
The community rooms are available for rent after:

  • 3:00PM on Saturdays

  • 12:00PM on Sundays

Rental is by the hour with a minimum of (2) hours. The centers close at 10:00 pm both days. Proof of residency (driver’s license or utility bill) is required; deposit and rental payment is due when the reservation is made. Alcohol and smoking are not allowed.

Call: (913) 573-8327 for additional information or to check on availability. 
The following centers listed below are available for rent and they all include kitchens:

  • Armourdale Recreation Center

  • Eisenhower Recreation Center

  • Joe E. Amayo Argentine Community Center (Gymnasium only)

  • Patricia "Diane" Kane Community Center

Joe E. Amayo Argentine Community Center
2810 Metropolitan
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 261-4382
Gymnasium is only available for rental
Armourdale Community Center
730 Osage
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 551-0408
Gymnasium, community room with kitchen for 70 people
Bethany Community Center
1120 Central Ave
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 551-0400
Gymnasium and community room
Eisenhower Community Center
2901 North 72nd
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 596-7050
Gymnasium, community room with kitchen for 100 people
Kensington Gymnasium
2900 State Ave
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 551-0407
This building is equipped with a basketball court.
Beatrice L. Lee Community Center
1310 N 10th St
Kansas City, KS 66101

P: (913) 551-0438
Gymnasium available for rental
Patricia "Diane" Kane Community Center
3130 N 122nd St
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 721-5193
Gymnasium, kitchen, large meeting room for 100 available for rental


Banquet Halls

The facilities are rented in advance beginnning exactly (1) year to the date of the event. The buidings must be rented no later than (2) weeks prior to the event. 

Individuals or groups will be allowed to enter the building at 8:00AM and will have to be done and out of the facility by 12:00PM (midnight). Renters are expected to share the responsibility of keeping our facilities clean and well maintained.


James P. Davis Hall  |  Brochure

91st & Leavenworth Rd
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 573-8327 (reservations)

Banquet Hall for seats 150 people, tables and chairs provided, kitchen, security required if serving alcohol.

George Meyn Building  |  Brochure

126th & State Ave
Bonner Springs, KS

P: (913) 573-8327 (reservations)

Banquet Hall for 350 people in the Wyandotte County Park. Tables and chairs provided, kitchen, security required if serving alcohol. Large playground adjacent to the building.

Pierson Community Center  |  Brochure

1800 S 55th
Kansas City, KS

P: (913) 573-8327 (reservations)

Banquet Hall for 500 people in Pierson Park. Tables and chairs provided, large kitchen and separate bar room. Security required if serving alcohol.

Community Partners

The Parks and Recreation Department’s collaboration with other agencies and organizations have increased recreation opportunities and services not otherwise available. We are grateful to the following community partners that set-up, support and sponsor special events:

Providence Medical Amphitheater
The Renaissance Festival
Trail Masons Association
KU Rowing
National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame
Mr. & Mrs. F. L. Schlagle Library & Environmental Learning Center
Bonner Springs Parks & Recreation
Turner High School
KC Rowing Club
KCK Huggers Special Olympics
Tree Fund Kansas City, KS