Things to Do in Olathe, KS

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Delve into history with a modern twist in Olathe, KS—the perfect place to discover scenic hiking trails and parks, engaging arts, the best restaurants and exciting events for the whole family. Enrich your trip with a show or workshop at the Olathe Civic Theatre Association, or have a blast at Main Event. Reach new heights at RoKC climbing gym, or get your game face on at Shadow Glen Golf Club. Afterward, there’s always time to shop ’til you drop in historic downtown.

Olathe also offers an abundance of affordable attractions that won’t break the bank. Gear up at Bass Pro Shops before spending time exploring Lake Olathe Park, which features kayak rentals, an amphitheater, an aqua park and more. Or visit the Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm, where the vibrant past of Olathe is at your fingertips. Then, get in touch with your wild side and meet the native plants and animals at the Prairie Center or the Ernie Miller Nature Center & Park.

Start your adventure by exploring Olathe attractions below, or forge your own trail — there are plenty of things to do in Olathe!