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Things to do in Overland Park

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Mall
“Oak Park Mall is a super-regional shopping mall located in Overland Park, Kansas, containing over 180 stores in a covered area of 1,607,803 sq ft. Anchor Stores: Dillards, JC Penny, Macy's, Nordstrom.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“Includes goat feeding, “gold” mining, fishing, pony rides, and a few other things. Great for ages 2-12. Prices are very reasonable.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Park
“You can experience manicured gardens, a model train display, an art walk, ponds and water features, as well as several miles of walking trails. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Literally right across the street. Great Happy Hour specials. Fun atmosphere, good drinks and great Thai Food.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Town Center has it all. There is a huge movie theater, tons of clothing shops, restaurants, and specialty shops. Many of the stores can be a little expensive, but they do offer great quality products.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There are a few of these in/around the KC area. We prefer the location in Leawood, due to increase seating. But wherever you end up eating Joe's, it will be worth your trip!!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Market
“The specific exhibit being highlighted changes monthly, but Prairie Fire has some neat exhibits for the whole family to enjoy. As a bonus, it's surrounded by adorable shops and lots of restaurants. There's even a large theater and a bowling alley and bocce ball location on the same the block.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Stadium
“Take a short walk to this nice place where you can meet, mingle, and play. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Cafe
“This coffee shop is probably the smallest and cutest one I have ever been to. On a warm day is is perfect for a cup of JO”
  • 6 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Massive mall, great shopping, and surrounding restaurants. A bit of a drive from center of town, so if you have a car and looking to shop, this is a good spot to check out.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Love BBQ and want a more casual scene, this is the place where you can meet friends or business clients. The wings are everything with the sauce. Any sauce will do. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Food
“A fresh and colorful experience with bountiful offerings of produce, plants and local made products by local residents.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Always an amazing place if you’re looking for coffee outside of the normal Starbucks ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“The theater has many screens, offering many different showings and seating styles. Great for rainy or lazy days.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Great movie theatre, has the cinetopia wine bar attached. Serves real food in the theatre. Located in Prairie Fire Village which has fun shops, restaurants, and an awesome museum”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“They say Kansas City has great BBQ, and what they say is true. Here is a great place for lunch and dinner, where you can dine in or take it to go. ”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Literally right across the street. Great Happy Hour specials. Fun atmosphere, good drinks and great Thai Food.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“There are a few of these in/around the KC area. We prefer the location in Leawood, due to increase seating. But wherever you end up eating Joe's, it will be worth your trip!!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Cafe
“This coffee shop is probably the smallest and cutest one I have ever been to. On a warm day is is perfect for a cup of JO”
  • 6 locals recommend
Stadium
“Take a short walk to this nice place where you can meet, mingle, and play. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Love BBQ and want a more casual scene, this is the place where you can meet friends or business clients. The wings are everything with the sauce. Any sauce will do. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They say Kansas City has great BBQ, and what they say is true. Here is a great place for lunch and dinner, where you can dine in or take it to go. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Trendy outpost of a small chain serving sushi & Japanese plates paired with sake, beer & cocktails. bluesushisakegrill.com”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
“This is an upscale bowling ally also offering bocce ball. The restaurant is excellent, so whether you want great food and drinks or active entertainment, Pinstripes has it all!”
  • 6 locals recommend

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