In English Landing Park, three shelters (East, West and River) and two stages (McKeon and River) can be reserved. Any reservations of 75 or more (including weddings) must be coordinated through the Event Guidelines process.
Reservation Dates & Times Calendar
To check shelter availability, click on the List View Calendar link below:
Shelters can be reserved by completing the Shelter Reservation Permit (fillable PDF). If your event includes supplemental activities (inflatables, carnival games, dunk tank, etc.), you must complete the Supplemental Activities Form (PDF).
Options to submit your application include:
- In person at City Hall, 8880 Clark Avenue
- By fax to (816) 741-0013
- Online through the Online Shelter Reservation page
It is recommended that you turn in your completed form in person at City Hall with the payment (cash, check or credit card – convenience fee applies) in order to secure your reservation at the time of your visit. A reservation is not considered complete until the signed application is received, the shelter is confirmed available and payment is received.
Grills are provided at each shelter for your convenience. There is an additional $30.00 charge for the use of a self-contained BBQ Cooker.
The McKeon Stage and brick patio are now available for reservation on a daily basis, as well as the River Stage. The fee for an event of 75 or more people is $400.00 ($300 event; $100 stage) to reserve the stage and patio for one day. The stage is approximately 20′ deep, 40′ wide, and elevated 3′ off the ground and the brick patio that is approximately 60′ wide and 100′ long. The stage also has 400 amps of power and water available. A $25 application fee is non-refundable and is applied toward the event. Click here to view the new Event Guidelines. Contact Tim Blakeslee at (816) 741-7676 to coordinate your event.