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Children's Mercy Park - Soccer Seating Map

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About Children's Mercy Park

Located in Kansas City, Kansas, Children's Mercy Park is a stadium that first opened its doors in 2011. Currently, it’s under the ownership of The Kansas Unified Development, LLC.

Children's Mercy Park Seating

Children's Mercy Park has a total capacity of 18,467. However, this number can vary for events with unique venue configurations. Also known as The Blue Hell and Home of the Brave, it is an open venue with a natural grass playing surface.

Before the venue was named Children's Mercy Park, it was also known as Livestrong Sporting Park and Sporting Park .

Teams and Events at Children's Mercy Park

Children's Mercy Park is the home to the Sporting Kansas City (MLS) and the Sporting Kansas City II (MLSNP). The venue serves as the stage for soccer and concert events, along with the ability to host many other functions.

Getting into Children's Mercy Park

Want to ensure a smooth entry to Children's Mercy Park? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.

Security at Children's Mercy Park

Security at Children's Mercy Park is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that Children's Mercy Park has a strict bag policy.

Children's Mercy Park Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

Any bags that come into the stadium must be clear. Clear bags with dimensions of 12" x 12" x 6" or smaller may be allowed following a comprehensive inspection by stadium security personnel. All bags are subject to search; an examination is a prerequisite for entry. Backpacks, including purse backpacks, are strictly prohibited. Diaper bags and small clutches, measuring 4.5" x 6.5" or smaller, may be considered for permission after undergoing a detailed inspection by stadium security staff.

What to Bring to Children's Mercy Park

When you come to an event at Children's Mercy Park, make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you intend to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also some cash. Because this is an outdoor venue, it can get a little cold during the winter months (and sometimes year round), so we recommend checking the weather report to consider bringing extra layers and maybe even a blanket. Plus, it might be worth it to carry a rain jacket or poncho just in case the weather changes.

Is Children's Mercy Park ADA Accessible?

Children's Mercy Park is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and so is sensory accessibility. The venue is ADA compliant, too. Typically, Children's Mercy Park has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.

Children's Mercy Park Experience

Your experience at Children's Mercy Park extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.

Food and Beverage at Children's Mercy Park

Plenty of concessions are available at Children's Mercy Park. Non-alcoholic beverages are served as well as alcoholic beverages including but not limited to beer.

Payment Methods Accepted at Children's Mercy Park

Children's Mercy Park primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although Children's Mercy Park accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.

Are There Phone Charging Stations at Children's Mercy Park?

Yes, Children's Mercy Park is equipped with phone charging stations throughout. They are usually located in the concourse. However, it’s important to note that these charging stations may require a small fee, so we suggest fully charging your device before arriving at the venue.

Is There Wi-Fi Available?

Indeed, the venue provides Wi-Fi access. We suggest connecting to the Wi-Fi network immediately upon arrival, as cellular service can sometimes be unreliable.

How to Get to Children's Mercy Park

Children's Mercy Park is located at 1 Sporting Way, Kansas City, Kansas, 66111. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.

How Early Should I Get to Children's Mercy Park?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.

If you plan on tailgating, we recommend getting to Children's Mercy Park even earlier, so you can enjoy the full pregame experience!

Can You Tailgate at Children's Mercy Park?

Children's Mercy Park permits tailgating. However, the regulations concerning open flames, grills, and open containers can differ depending on local laws. Specific events may also have different rules, so reviewing the venue's particular guidelines is always wise when planning your tailgate. Remember that the goal is to create an enjoyable and safe environment for all event attendees.

Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At Children's Mercy Park, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at Children’s Mercy Park, One Sporting Way, Kansas City. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.

Closest Bus Stop to Children's Mercy Park

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Village West Pkwy at Prairie Crossing Seb. This bus station is located 387 ft from the venue.

Children’s Mercy Park is a soccer stadium located in Kansas City, Kansas. It is currently the home stadium of the Sporting Kansas City soccer club.

Large bags, backpacks, outside food or beverages, umbrellas, noisemakers, professional cameras and video or audio recording devices are prohibited. Small personal cameras and strollers are permitted. Strollers must be checked-in and are not allowed in the seating sections and concourse areas.

Children’s Mercy Park can accommodate up nearly 18,500 soccer fans and can expand to hold 25,000 people for concerts. The stadium hosted the MLS All-Star Game, the United States men’s national soccer team and the MLS Cup in 2013. It is the only stadium to host all three prestigious matches in the same year.

Past Names/Nicknames:
Livestrong Sporting Park

Sporting Park

Date/Year Built/Opened:

FAQs about Children's Mercy Park

What time do doors open at Children's Mercy Park?

Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at Children's Mercy Park. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.

Who plays at Children's Mercy Park?

The Sporting Kansas City are the home team at Children's Mercy Park.

Facts about Children's Mercy Park



Past Names/Nicknames:

Livestrong Sporting Park Sporting Park

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Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
Sporting Kansas City Apr 20, 2024 From $34 386
Sporting Kansas City May 11, 2024 From $39 482
Sporting Kansas City May 29, 2024 From $32 1,567
Sporting Kansas City Jun 8, 2024 From $38 282
Sporting Kansas City Jun 19, 2024 From $35 273
Copa America Jun 25, 2024 From $103 344
Sporting Kansas City Jun 29, 2024 From $39 398
Sporting Kansas City Jul 7, 2024 From $48 273
Sporting Kansas City Jul 20, 2024 From $54 369
Sporting Kansas City Jul 28, 2024 From $43 1,232