BonspielBullLogoAugust 7th-9th, 2015

This weekend curling competition is open to local curlers, and individuals or teams from other curling clubs across the continent.

Status update

As of July 17th we still our full, but we are in need of a handful of backup who could play if needed.  Add you name to the waiting list if this interest you.

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   2015 Teams to date See Past Winners

Spectator Information:

Spectators are encouraged to drop by and watch for FREE!  First Draw starts at 5:00pm on  Friday and ends around 11:45pm.  Game continues on Saturday from 8:00am to 10:30pm. The four event finals will finish up on Sunday with the finals at 11:30pm . No tickets or reservation necessary, just stop in and learn the strategy, terminology, sweeping and curl from players of the game while experiencing the actual dimensions of a curling sheet.

Participant Information:

Our Bonspiel is an "OPEN" Event. Bring a team or join us as an individual, couple, group of friends. However many curlers you have, members from our club will gladly fill out your team if needed.

Kansas City Curling Club @ Line Creek Community Center

5940 NW Waukomis Drive, Kansas City, MO 64113
Club Information Line: 816-659-6061

Bonspiel Chair: Bill McBride 816-806-1732


Bonspiel Details....

About KC....


$440 per team, $110 per individual if registered and paid before July 1st, 2014 otherwise $500 per team, $125 per individual.

Individuals accepted (we can find KCCC Members you can curl with).

Olympichouse Open Spiel: All Participants Welcome.
3 Game Guarantee, 8 End Games, 4 Event Winners.

Olympichouse Food and Drink provided throughout the event.
Enjoy our KC Hospitality.

Olympichouse Barbecue dinner provide  on site Saturday night. 

Olympichouse 5pm, 7:15pm, and 9:30pm Friday night first draws. 3:00pm draw if we reach 32 teams
Spiel concludes on Sunday at 2:00 PMish.

Olympichouse Final Deadline: 32 Teams or July 31st


There are plenty of hotels within 5 miles. Unfortunately there are none within walking distance.



August in KC can be quite nice so .... Bring you golf clubs and stay awhile. Click for Golf Course



KC Royals play the White Sox Friday, Saturday and Sunday and the Tigers on Monday @ the renovated Kauffman Stadium


Jazz, Blues, Museums, etc. - Check out the "Visit KC" link to see the many attractions KC has to offer.


Curling Programs

Try these One time "Learn to Curl", "Play a Match" and "6 Week Leagues" for beginners.

Click title for more details. Registration guarantees your spot. Payment at the rink

Learn to Curl

Event Event date Individual Price Capacity Registered

Times are posted whenever an extra curling sheet is available during league play (Oct.-April) (June-July) or at special events (ie the Olympics, Over the Chrismas Holiday, etc.). Class size limited to 8 per sheet though an extra person  is possible.

6 Week Leagues / Play a Match

6 week league for Beginners is $90 vs. the normal $110 Price.   

Event Event date Individual Price Capacity Registered

Event Event date Individual Price Capacity Registered
Annually, 6 week  Leagues start around the first of  October, January, March and June or whenever there is enough interest to cover the cost of ice.  Don't see a League, Email us your interest and we will put you on the notification list.

Curling Programs

Any one who has taken our Learn to curl or has prior experience curling is welcome to Play a Match or join our league

Play a Match

Only offered on a space available basis .  Times are posted at various times and are dependent on how big our leagues is.  So check back often as we post only when space becomes available.

Event Event date Individual Price Capacity Registered


Take a 6 week league.  First time league player can do so for $90 or our regular $110 price.  They are offered primarily between October and April, During the Summer and whenever their is enough interest to cover the cost of ice.

Event Event date Individual Price Capacity Registered

Curling Programs

Rent the entire hockey rink (5 sheet of curling ice for 20-50 people) anytime ice is available (Typically Saturday Night or Monday before noon)  We also  offer small group rentals (1 sheet of curling ice  for 6-10 people) whenever we have a sheet open during regular play. (Typically Saturday afternoon/evening or Sunday Morning)

  • Call 816-806-1732 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to set up an outting 
  • Program format is up to you and your group.
  • Rent the ice for one hour to learn the fundamentals.
  • Rent for two hours to add some game experience.
  • You could  even start your own weekly league or curling camp.
Corporations, Organizations, Churches, Charities, Schools, Occupational Leagues, Clubs, or whoever wants to curl
Anytime, ice is available and we can find volunteers to help,   We have posted time online we know is available and we have volunteers ready to help
  • From April till September: Ice time is a little more available.
  • From October till March: Ice time has proven more difficult to find but it doesn't hurt to ask.
  • Line Creek Community Center, 5940 NW Waukomis Drive, Kansas City, MO 64151
  • Special requests for alternative rinks will be considered.
  • We can demonstrate the fundamentals for up to 40-50 individuals.
  • 40 people can play traditional curling matches at one time (4 per team; 2 teams per sheet; 5 sheets of ice; 4x2x5=40).
  • Optimally, we aim to have 1 volunteer Club Member for every 5-10 new curlers when demonstrating the fundamentals.
  • Ice and equipment fee.  $365 per hour ($290 per hour if not-for-profit)
  • KC Curling Club Members are happy to volunteer their time to demonstrate the techniques of curling, so any  contributions to the Club on their behalf are greatly appreciated if you are able. This simply helps our not-for- profit.


  • Call 816-523-2345 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to set up an outting 


Curling Programs

Leagues are your chance to work as a team  ,  improve your skills and broaden your understanding to this complex strategic sport.



Play once a week at the same time  over a  6 week (baring holidays and special events) time frame.  


Anyone wanting to curl is welcome, new or experienced,  individually or together with friends


  • Our season calendar is located in the upper right.  It is an outline of our season since times as somewhat in flux since the facility may have make a late change. We will update it to keep it current.
  • In General Our Winter Season  starts mid-October and finishes early April . We will not curl near or on holidays (Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter).   We  have 3 leagues starting in October, January and Mid February  on Saturdays Mid Afternoon (4:15pm-6:00pm) & Sundays Mornings (8:45am-10:30am) and will likely keep this time frame next year.
  • Summer Curling - starts around Mid June
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Line Creek Community Center 5940 NW Waukomis Drive, Kansas City, MO 64151

Individual Cost: 

$110 for all 6 weeks or prorated should you join us during the league.  Beginners, Your First League is $90, $20 off the $110 price

Team Cost:

Teams can have more than 4 players for the cost of 4 individual rates but only 4 can play each week. 

Why curl a league?:

  • League play gives you a better opportunity to play with the same people each week.   
  • Your spot is guarenteed each week during your league time.  Those who pay as you go play on a space available basis.
  • League Curlers can sub (on a space available basis) in any simultaneous leagues or use open ice to practice  at no additional cost.
  • We pay your United States Curling Association dues ( $30 Value) for those who pay the $110 normal league price.

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5940 NW Waukomis Drive,
Kansas City, Missouri 64151

Club Phone 816-806-1732
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Club Fax 816-523-2345
Mailing Address
18 West 59th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64113

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