Parade of Playhouses

What is the Parade of Playhouses?
The Parade of Playhouses is the KCHBA’s Home Builders Charitable Foundation spring fundraiser. This event is fun and creative, allowing local area high school career centers to design and build unique playhouses to be auctioned off to the highest bidder. 

2023 Parade of Playhouses

  • WHERE:  Haverty Family Yards, Union Station 
  • WHEN: March 28 through April 1, 2023 
  • Bidding: Begins 9:00 a.m. March 28 and ends April 1 at 5:00 p.m. 
  • Proceeds Benefit: Science City at Union Station to support STEM learning
  • Recognition & Awards Luncheon: Saturday, April 1

School participating include:

  • Basehor-Linwood High School
  • Independence School District
  • Liberty High School
  • Northland Career Center
  • Olathe Advanced Technical Center
  • Paola High School

Bid on a playhouse for your backyard! 

Go online to bid on a playhouse starting March 28.

A panel of judges that will inspect the playhouses and awards will be presented for Pick of Parade in both the Student and Builder categories, Best in Craftsmanship, and Best in Innovation.


Thank you to our 2023 Parade of Playhouses presenting sponsors:


Space is limited! Contact Jordynn Webster at to reserve your spot for a playhouse.