|Sand Castle Day set for June 19 at Shawnee Mission Park Beach|
Participants are invited to bring their sand shovels and beach toys and create a sand masterpiece. Hot Dogs and picnic lunches will be available from noon to 2 p.m.
Sand Castle Day is the first of three special events being planned at Shawnee Mission Park Beach this summer. Others include the Spike It Up Volleyball event on Saturday, July 10; and the Last Chance Beach Party on Sunday, Aug. 15.
Daily beach admission costs for children 12 and under and adults 50 and older are $3 for Johnson County residents or $3.50 for nonresidents. The cost for adults is $4 for Johnson County residents or $4.50 for nonresidents.
Shawnee Mission Park is located at 7900 Renner Road, Shawnee, and is open daily through Aug. 15. For more information, call (913) 492-2157 during business hours.