The MennoCon23 convention will take place July 3-6, 2023 at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, MO. The Kansas City Convention Center is in the heart of downtown Kansas City. Downtown is bustling with businesses, restaurants and cultural experiences.
MennoCon kicks off with worship beginning at 7 p.m. on July 3. A typical day includes worship and seminars. Throughout convention, attendees have the option to visit the exhibit hall or recreation hall; or fellowship with other attendees. The final worship will be on July 6 in the evening.
MC USA, in partnership with Mennonite Creation Care Network, also will host a Youth & Young Adult Climate Summit on July 7, immediately following the convention. The one-day program for senior high school youth and young adults through age 25 will focus on the intersection of faith and climate justice.
Following MennoCon, the delegate session will be held on July 7 & 8. The session will begin in the morning on the 7th and conclude by noon on the 8th.
July 5 is a free evening to do whatever you wish around Kansas City. One option you can reserve ahead of time is a trip to Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun.
Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun is an amusement park with 100 thrill rides, roller coasters, family rides, and attractions open until 10pm. The connected water park features 40 water slides and is open until 7pm. Buses depart Kansas City Convention Center at 4:00pm. One $20 ticket price for all ages includes bus transportation.
Add on an optional meal voucher for supper at the park for $16. This includes an entrée, side item, and drink at numerous locations throughout the park. Options include things like burgers, bbq, pizza, burritos, salad, sandwiches, etc.
Tickets must be pre-purchased by June 10 through your online MennoCon23 Registration.
Ryan and Friends Comedian/Ventriloquist – July 6, 9PM.
Ryan Bomgardner is a full time ventriloquist and comedian. Each year he performs over 150 shows throughout North America. Ryan’s performances range from corporate events, theatres, and resorts to churches, cruises, TV appearances, and a headlining performer for the Walt Disney Company. Ryan’s show has taken him to 6 continents making people laugh. Laughter guaranteed for the whole family!