Season is underway, not to late to join. Check out our full season calendar(PDF). Beginners Register for a Learn to Curl Class. Experienced curlers can pop out and play, register to play when they can or Join our Next Scheduled League.
Curling will challenge you both physically and mentally.
New Showcase Idea
Contact us @ 816-806-1732 so we can set aside a sheet for you.
Great for birthdays, family get togethers, scouts, friends, teamwork sessions......
First started in 1987, the Kansas City Curling Club is enjoying a nearly 20 year run of actual curling in the Metropolitan Area. They first curled at what was called the Ice Chateau in Overland Park, but this was short lived. Changes in management resulted in the loss of affordable ice time and the club moved to Crown Center Ice Terrace. There, the ice sheet was smaller in size but, in curling outdoors, it gave members a sense of what curling may have been like some 400 years ago. Despite building interest in the club, loss of good ice times plus inconsistent weather made curling unreliable and difficult to build membership. So around 1995, the Club, finding no financial alternatives, simply stopped curling.
In 2003, a few members seeing the recent successes of new clubs in Texas and Florida (due to Olympic Fever?), decided to reconstitute the club. They first arranged for good ice time at a new facility in southern Overland Park, (Pepsi Ice Midwest), then renewed their aged equipment with generous donations within the club and borrowing one set of stones from the Aksarben Curling Club in Omaha, Nebraska.
In 2011 Pepsi Ice Midwest closed, and the club moved to Line Creek Community Center. Here the ice, lighting, sound have proven to be better in many ways and the staff continues to make us feel welcome.
Having finished our 11th season, we have managed each year a Free Open House , 20 week winter season composed of three six week leagues for beginners and experienced curlers, a summer league and a yearly bonspiel (competition between clubs). This 2013-2014 season, had 24 teams competing in 3 simulatious leagues as well as have inspired as many as 28 teams one year to compete in our bonspiel. We also offer group rentals throughout the year to meet the demand as required. We have even started making plans to bring dedicated ice to Kansas City having acquired our 501(c)3 status.
So as we continue to make history, please spread the word about this well-kept secret in Kansas City, so others may take advantage and become a part of our Club's future
5940 NW Waukomis Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64151
August 7th-9th, 2015
This weekend curling competition is open to local curlers, and individuals or teams from other curling clubs across the continent.
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.
Join our waiting list
2015 Teams to date See Past Winners
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.
5940 NW Waukomis Drive, Kansas City, MO 64113 Club Information Line: 816-659-6061
Bonspiel Chair: Bill McBride 816-806-1732
$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).
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.
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45 minutes up I-29 to St Joseph.
3 hours up I-35.
3.5 hours down I-49
4 hours across I-70
4 hours down 71 highway and I-44
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7 hours up I-35/I-90
8 hour south on 71 highway
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