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$30 Weekend Pass

General admission unlocks access to every competition & event!

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Friday, July 9th, 2pm–10pm & Saturday, July 10th , 10am–10pm

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Children's Mercy Park

Taking place at Sporting KC's home venue, join us for a VIP experience!

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Esports Festival Kansas City

You're invited to an all new gaming experience kicking off this July 9th & 10th at Children's Mercy Park, in Kansas City! Join Unified, Sporting Gaming, and special guests such as the KC Pioneers and Park University, as we host a two-day, action-packed adventure for all levels of gamers. 

Immerse yourself in esports as we transform the venue with unique gaming environments and props, professional cosplayers (and a costume contest open to the public), a unique Quest system to navigate venues and score bonus points, and dozens of top video game tournaments all free to enter with general admission. 

Earn your way up brackets or leaderboards to land on the big stage, fighting for your share of cash prizes and sweet gaming loot. You can even end up on the Unified livestream, and be broadcasted like a pro!

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Fight For Fun, Or Glory! 🏆

All weekend long, we'll be hosting a variety of tournaments with cash and other prizes on the line. Players of all skill levels are invited to compete; our familiar rule sets and free tournament entry make this an accessible entry point for esports enthusiasts! (*Already a skilled player and looking to get involved as a paid Tournament Organizer or guest? Send us an email at !)

Play like the pros on Unified's big stage by competing in tournaments, or participate in one of several gaming-related Quests that reward attendees for completing missions or passing certain milestones throughout the weekend. 

Your $30 General Admission Pass includes entry into any of the dozens of featured tournaments or special events. Some titles will even feature multiple tournaments, so make sure to visit the full schedule and save your spot for your favorite games!

Click here to see a COMPLETE list of games offered over the weekend! Or see below for a preview of some of our featured titles (and click on the logo to visit the registration page!)

Esports Festival Sporting KC is the first of many soon-to-come events, and we take attendee safety seriously. Staff will be following the city's most current recommended event guidelines, and social distancing practices will be encouraged in lounge and gaming areas.


Complete Weekend Schedule

From the Registration Area to the final Arena Zone, each level of the esports event will have its own unique look and roster of gaming challenges! A preview of the different zones you can expect to see are highlighted below. For a full list of schedules by gaming zone, click on the button below! (*Remember, all games are FREE to enter with purchase of $30 general admission!)


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The entire event will occur within Children's Mercy Park, a stunning stadium and multi-level building home to Sporting KC. Our venue is located within walking distance from one of Kansas City’s largest outdoor shopping centers, Legends Outlets, as well as other sporting venues like the Kansas Speedway and the Field of Legends.

Nearby hotels include Best Western and Hampton Inn, with several great dining options nearby (as well as snacks available on-site all weekend through Sporting KC's concessions!)



Children's Mercy Park
1 Sporting Way
Kansas City, Kansas 66111