Special Use Permits

View the Special Permitting Definition (PDF).

Permit Type
Resident
Nonresident
Contact Phone Number
Amusement Permit

$0

$0

913-831-3359

Park Police Officer - per hour (three hour minimum)

$60

$60

913-826-3466

Park Police Supervisor - per hour (three hour minimum)

$70

$70

913-826-3466

Catering Permit

$0

$0

913-831-3359

Hot Air Ballooning (Launching and Tethering)

$15

$20

913-826-3438

Commercial Use (Photos / Video) (Two hour minimum)

$60 per hour

$300 per 5 plus hours

$80 per hour

$400 per 5 plus hours

913-826-3438

Model Rocket Launch Permit
(Shawnee Mission Park only)

$0

$0

913-826-3438

Helen S. Cuddy Rose Garden at Antioch Park
Special Use (three hour minimum)

Available Time Frames:
* 8 to 11 a.m.
* Noon to 3 p.m.
* 4 to 7 p.m.

Off season prices (Oct. 16 - April 14) are 50% off in-season fee. 

$165

$240

913-831-3355

Special Use Permits: Initial Event Fee* (up to 50 guests)

$75

$100

913-826-3438

*Follow-up Event Fee (per person) - for large events over 50 participants, (first 50 covered by Initial Event Fee)

$2

$2

N/A
Weddings - all parks (except Antioch Park Rose Garden)
(*Fee waived with shelter rental)

$50*

$75*

913-826-3438

Special Event Additional Costs - contact 913-826-3438

Item
Resident
Nonresident

Trash Barrels - per barrel

$10

$10


Special Mowing - per hour (one hour minimum)

$40

$40

 
Park Maintenance Worker - per hour (one hour minimum)

$30

$30

 
Barricades - per barricade

$10

$10

 
Electrical outlet - per half day (The Theater in the Park only)

$25

$25