Old Shawnee Days is the can't miss festival of the summer! Enjoy music, entertainiment, vendors, kids activites and more during this FREE four day event at Shawnee Town 1929. Old Shawnee Days has been the unofficial kick-off to summer in Shawnee since 1968.

Old Shawnee Days is FREE and open to the public. All performances are FREE! Any food/drink/vendor/ride purchases can vary in price.

Dates and Times

Thursday, June 6, 2024 - 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Carnival, Music & Limited Concessions)

Friday, June 7, 2024 - 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Carnival, Music, Concessions, and Vendors)
*Please note, no aspects of the event open until 6:00 p.m. on Friday.

Saturday, June 8, 2024 - 10:00 a.m. (Parade)
11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Carnival, Music, Concessions, and Vendors)

Sunday, June 9, 2024 - 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Carnival, Music, Concessions, and Vendors)

Location: Shawnee Town 1929, 11600 Johnson Drive, Shawnee, KS


Onstreet parking is available around the event site. A number of local business and churches open their parking lots to the community for Old Shawnee Days. Parking is also available in downtown Shawnee. The Shawnee Chamber of Commerce has more information about parking available on their website. Any local business that does not allow parking will be clearly marked. 

There is no admission fee and all concerts and events are free of charge.
Costs may include food, drink, souvenirs, crafts, and carnival.

Only service animals are permitted at Old Shawnee Days.

Outside Food & Drink
Outside food and drink is welcome. No large coolers, glass, or alcohol are allowed.