Overland Park is a special blend of metropolitan amenities and suburban hospitality — all wrapped up in a contemporary, park-like setting. Located less than 15 minutes from the Kansas City metropolitan area, the city offers an abundance of attractions including live theater, great golf, exciting shopping, and more than 250 restaurants.
Where We Are 33 miles from Kansas City International Airport (MCI) • served by Air Canada, American, Air Tran, America West, Continental, Delta, Frontier, Midwest, Northwest, Southwest, United, US Airways
Where to Stay 33 hotels, with 5,000-plus guest rooms
Where to Meet new state-of-the-art $46.5 million Overland Park Convention Center opened in November 2002 • new convention center adjacent to new full-service 412-room Sheraton Hotel • center with 85,000 square feet of exhibit space, 7 meeting rooms, plus ballroom and exhibit hall; 237,000 total square feet of meeting, exhibition, banquet, pre-function, and service space • state-of-the-art technology with high-speed Internet access, outlets for audiovisual connections and multimedia presentations in meeting rooms and exhibition hall
Where to Play golf courses, hiking, swimming, tennis, biking, skating, fishing, cross-country skiing, live dinner theater, 250 restaurants, shopping, gardens, 80 public parks • Kansas City Chiefs football, Kansas City Royals baseball, Wizards soccer, pro sports teams • minutes from Kansas City metro area
What's New convention center, Sheraton Hotel
Weather average temperatures in winter 33 degrees Fahrenheit; in summer 79 degrees; spring 56 degrees; fall 59 degrees • high season April through June, September, October; low season December, February, March
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