Join us for a day of Family Field Day Fun!
From three-legged race to face painting to food trucks, we will have something for everyone! 

Choose what you’re looking for below for more information!

There are different ways businesses, organizations and individuals can sponsor this event.

From running a race to clean-up, we are looking for volunteers. All volunteers will get free tickets.

Tickets are on presale for a discounted price. Tickets will be available for pick up day of.

More Details  |  FAQs

Who can attend?

This event is open to any and everyone! All we ask is that those in attendance are appropriate as this is a family friendly event.

Where do we park?

Some of the activities and events will take place in the parking lot of the Linwood YMCA (3800 Linwood BLVD, KCMO, 64128). There will be plenty of street parking along Mersington Ave. 

What does this support?

This event will support the continued programming and services of Front Porch Alliance. Proceeds from this event will support our three pillars of programs that serve Kansas City’s Eastside. For more information about all that Front Porch Alliance does, visit our website at

Volunteer Details

Each volunteer shift is 2 hours long. We are looking for folks to help run activity booths, races, as well as set up and tear down. All volunteers will receive a volunteer t-shirt and free tickets. Volunteers:

  • should arrive 15 minutes early for their shift
  • must be 16+ to sign up or 13+ with a guardian also volunteering
  • can sign-up for multiple shifts as they are led. Any volunteer who signs up for more than one shift will get a break and will only be eligible for one set of volunteer perks.
  • will sign up for preferred position during shift. If needed, Front Porch Alliance staff will help adjust coverage. If you have any particular restrictions in abilities, please make sure to indicate that on the sign up sheet OR email

Sign up to volunteer here.

Games and Activities

Games and activities vary, but will lean towards field day and carnival type games. We can say for sure we will have:

  • Three-Legged Race
  • Relay Race
  • Beach Ball Race
  • Tug of War
  • Corn Hole
  • Free Throw Challenge

  • Face Painting
  • Ring Toss
  • Balloon Darts
  • Duck Pond
  • Chalk drawing
  • Food Trucks

Tickets and Passes

Rise & Play is free to attend, however to play games or activities you will need tickets or a pass. All booth and games will be 1 or 2 tickets per one attempt. Unlimited passes can also be purchased. Unlimited passes allow the holder to play as many activities and games as they would like. Unlimited passes are wristbands and will not be transferable. 

Tickets and passes are on presale through Wednesday, June 26 at noon. After that, tickets and passes will be available for purchase at the event. Presale tickets will picked up at the event ticket booth on Saturday, June 29. 

Presale Tickets

  • $.50/ticket
  • $4/10 tickets

Unlimited Pass

  • $25/1 pass
  • $80/4 Passes

Day of Ticket Sale

  • $1/ticket
  • $8/10 tickets

Unlimited Pass

  • $30/1 pass
  • $100/4 Passes

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