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Let’s Go There!

Let’s Go There!  Olathe, Kansas is proud to welcome you to our community. When you are ready to travel, we are here for you. Whether you’re looking to get outdoors and clear your mind, or dive into a museum and the rich history of Kansas, there are plenty of physically distanced activities in Olathe.  Get… Read more »

Outdoor Road Trip

      Olathe, Kansas is home to so many great outdoor activities! Whether you want to hike miles of trails, sip wine in a vineyard, or kayak in a lake, Olathe is always all in for going all out.   Lake Olathe Whether you want to kayak across the lake, hike the trails or… Read more »

Family Road Trip

      If your family is looking for a fun summer escape, Olathe, KS may be the perfect road trip getaway.     Family Friendly Accomodations  Olathe is home to a variety of accommodations all conveniently located near fun activities and delicious food. Check out to preview your lodging options. Sweet & Treats There’s… Read more »

Olathe Road Trip

  Planning on hitting the road in the Midwest? Make it a trip to remember.  Whether you’re travelling across the beautiful state of Kansas or going across the state lines, we welcome you in Olathe for a once-in-a-lifetime road trip.  Want to make the most of your trip? Check out these tips! 1. Plan ahead … Read more »

Mahaffie Virtual Tour

Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm Virtual Tour Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm might be closed this month, but social distancing does not me you can’t learn and explore virtually! Enjoy these virtual tours of Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm’s museum, stagecoach, the Mahaffie house, and the basement stagecoach stop.   Museum     Mahaffie House… Read more »

Wild West Days

Wild West Days October 12-13 at Mahaffie Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm has moved Wild West Days to October! The cooler weather will allow for some harvest activities, perhaps enabling the farmer and cowboy to be friends, but we’re not making any promises.  No registration is required for this special event. Parking is available at… Read more »

Johnson County Old Settlers

  Johnson County Old Settlers is a tradition that dates back to 1898 here in Olathe, Kansas.  The Thursday through Saturday after Labor Day consists of a parade, arts and crafts show, carnival rides, live bands, a flower show, and more!     Fun facts about Old Settlers A Johnson County “Old Settler” is someone who… Read more »

Golf Courses

Reviews of Golf Courses in Olathe, Kansas HERITAGE PARK GOLF COURSE JUNE 27, 2018 Heritage Park Golf Course – Managed by the Johnson County Parks and Recreation Department Heritage Park Golf Course is one of the most beautiful courses in the Kansas City metropolitan area. It offers an exceptional combination of traditional tree-lined and links-type… Read more »

Olathe Coffee Shops

If someone is thinking of their favorite places to grab a cup of joe, they probably don’t think of heading to Olathe.  That is why we are here to change that and tell you about a few hidden gems around town that you won’t want to miss! Sweet Tee’s Whether you are meeting a client,… Read more »

Olathe Conference Center

Embassy Suites Kansas City/Olathe has all the amenities your meeting will need with quick access to the entire metropolitan area. Olathe Conference Center adjacent to the hotel is a superb selection for your next meeting with 25,000 square feet of conference space. To meet your needs, the conference center can break down to accommodate small-group… Read more »