Kansas City Area Arcades
Summer memories often include hanging out at the local arcade with friends. These attractions include great hangouts for kids, several for the entire family and a few just for adults that make a great parents night out!
Aaron’s Family Fun Center (17070 Aaron’s Ln., Belton, MO, 816.322.0488, AaronsFamilyFunCenter.com) Known for their bowling alley ($1 bowling on Monday from 1-9pm) and miniature golf, Aaron’s is also home to a fun arcade center as well.
Advanced Laser Tag (2026 E. Santa Fe St., Olathe, KS, 913.254.9678, AdvancedLaserTag.com) Kids love the laser tag games and their high-tech video arcade.
Chuck E. Cheese (Multiple locations, ChuckECheese.com) This is the classic favorite for children, where they can enjoy pizza, arcade games and indoor amusement rides.
Cool Crest (10735 E. US Hwy. 40, Independence, MO, 816.358.0088, CoolCrest.com). Famous for their beautiful miniature golf courses, the fun center is also home to an arcade room and go-karts.
Dave & Buster’s (Now with two locations: The Legends at Village West, 1843 Village West Pkwy., Kansas City, KS, 913.981.6815 and 6811 W. 135th St., Overland Park, KS, 913.249.3906, DaveAndBusters.com) This family-friendly restaurant is home to arcade games, shuffleboard and billiards.
Draftcade (7260 NW 87th St., Kansas City, MO, 816.759.3474, Draftcade.com). Full-service bar with food items and more than 70 arcade games. Geared toward adults.
Family Golf Park (1501 NE 40 Hwy., Blue Springs, MO, 816.228.1550, FamilyGolfPark.com) This outdoor miniature golf facility is also home to an arcade room and bumper boats.
Gamer’s Quest (10344 Mastin St., Overland Park, KS, 913.730.0199, GamersQuest.net) This is the ultimate virtual reality gaming arcade.
Main Event (Two locations: 4600 S. Cochise Ct., Independence, MO, 816.350.1000 and 11950 S. Kansas City Rd., Olathe, KS, 913.738.0311, MainEvent.com) This family fun center offers bowling, billiards, laser tag, ropes obstacle course, video games and more.
Novastar Gaming Center (840 S. 55th St., Kansas City, KS, 913.703.6682, NovaStarGaming.com) Try out this PC gaming center.
Paradise Park (1021 NE Colbern Rd., Lee’s Summit, MO, 816.246.5224, Paradise-Park.com) Many great attractions, including arcade games, go-karts, mini golf, bumper cars and more.
Power Play (Two locations: 13110 W. 62nd Ter., Shawnee, KS, 913.268.4386 and 509 NW Barry Rd., Kansas City, MO, 816.268.4386, PowerPlayKC.com) This family fun center features rides, laser tag, whirly ball, arcade games, bowling, go-karts and more.
SoPro Gaming (9240 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS, 913.703.5183, SoProGaming.com) Kansas City’s premier social professional gaming center.
T3 Arcade (9720 Quivira Rd., Lenexa, KS, 913.492.3900, T3Aracade.com) Restaurant with virtual reality, new and vintage arcade games, pinball machines, skee-ball alleys, Nintendo 64 and other patio games.
Tapcade (1701 McGee St., #200, Kansas City, MO, 816.492.6577, Screenland.com/tapcade-at-crossroads) Restaurant and bar with arcade games for adults.
Up-Down KC (101 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, MO, 816.982.9455, UpDownKC.com) Arcade and bar with a retro vibe for adults.