Welcome to Meadowbrook Parkway
Hip, kid-friendly town in Kansas
The new, buzzing town of Meadowbrook Parkway is located south of the greater Overland Park area. Throughout this eclectic, hip neighborhood, you’ll find various nearby parks and small lakes. Known for providing a suburban feel with two nearby popular downtown areas, Meadowbrook Parkway is a beautiful, low-key neighborhood that radiates many wholesome characteristics.
Meadowbrook Parkway offers residents more than just natural amenities—the area also has two moderate-sized downtown plazas with popular eateries and boutiques. Due to its location, this charming little town experiences moderately warm and hot weather during the spring and summer months. In the fall and winter, expect it to be cool to cold and sometimes below freezing.
Perfect for those looking for a sense of community, Meadowbrook Parkway has an array of spacious multi-room homes. Houses throughout the area range in price from $900K to as high as $1.1 million.
What to Love
- Parks and recreational areas
- Popular, bustling downtown
- Lively yet suburban atmosphere
People & Lifestyle
Meadowbrook Parkway is perfect for those looking to live within a moderate distance away from the suburban-urban area of Kansas City. The area offers various terrain, from slight hills to flat ground, for residents to relax or reside on. Residents tend to be families with children, retirees, young professionals, and anyone who prefers a lovely area near Kansas City.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
There’s plenty to do in this town—there are a variety of parks as well as culturally diverse eateries and specialty shops you’ll find nowhere else.
Shop at Tuesday Morning and furnish your new home with wonderful decor and appliances. Add new pieces of pottery to the kitchen or living rooms with the help from Ceramic Cafe. For your furry pets, take them to Puppy’s Playpen for grooming, daycare, and treats. Head on over to Sprouts Farmers Market for a range of natural and organic supplies and groceries.
Dine-in at the fine, luxurious Verbena Restaurant and enjoy Midwest comfort food along with wines and cocktails. For great coffee, desserts, and pastries, walk on over to The Market. Do you love breakfast? Order from an all-day breakfast menu that includes everything from biscuits to sandwiches at The Big Biscuit. Enjoy fresh seafood and Japanese cuisine at Sawa Sushi.
Things to Do
Residents of Meadowbrook Parkway make the most of their days by spending lots of time outdoors, mainly in or near the town’s many parks and creek areas. There truly is something for everyone here!
Browse art from local artists, ranging from paintings to textiles and jewelry, at the 2010 Gallery. A popular venue where locals love hosting family events is the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center. Enjoy dinner while watching a Broadway musical or comedy at the New Theatre & Restaurant. From a great play area for kids to room for barbequing under the Kansas sun, Meadowbrook Park is a local favorite. Franklin Park, slightly north of the Meadowbrook area, is a woodsy, shady spot with ball fields and plenty of picnic tables.
Meadowbrook Parkway has schooling systems in place to educate children and teenagers in all grades. A few of the most notable academic opportunities nearby include:
- Trailwood Elementary School, PK-5
- Indian Hills Middle School, 6-8
- Shawnee Mission East High School, 9-12