Sunflower Wickets

Enjoy Table Top CroquetThe Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm Foundation invites you to play in the seventh annual Sunflower Wickets Croquet Tournament Friday June 3, 2016. This event raises money for the support and enhancement of public programs at Mahaffie. 

The 2016 Schedule

All Events to be held at the Olathe Community Center, 1205 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe, KS 66061

  • Registration: 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Olathe Community Center 
  • Croquet Play: 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. around the Olathe Community Center 
  • Final Round of Croquet Play: 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the Great Lawn of the Olathe Community Center
  • Wicked Wickets Happy Hour: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Community Rooms with presentations beginning at 4 p.m.
  • For more information, please contact Tim Talbott at 913-971-5111
  • Thank you to the 2015 Field Sponsorships: Olathe Chamber of Commerce Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Olathe Historical Society, and the Olathe City Council. Thank you to the Midwest Croquet Association for their support for the croquet play assistance. 

Croquet Play Overview:

  • Eighteen teams of two
  • Five twenty-minute rounds or first team to earn five points
  • Five rounds of play
  • Croquet play will be 'Golf Croquet" This style is a reduced field with six wickets. The object of the game is to play your ball through the wickets with the least mount of strokes. Once you drive the croquet ball through the wicket, your team will be awarded one point
  • Thank you to the Midwest Croquet Association for coordinating play and providing equipment.

Sponsorship Levels

$1000 Field

  • Banner at Croquet Field
  • Tickets for eight at Wicked Wickets Happy Hour
  • Four teams of two for Croquet Play
  • Listing in program
  • Listing on Mahaffie Website

$750 Table

  • Tickets for eight at Wicked Wickets Happy Hour
  • Four teams of two for Croquet Play
  • Listing in program

$250 Team

  • Tickets for two at Wicked Wickets Happy Hour
  • One team of two for Croquet Play

$35 Spectator

  • Tickets for two at Wicked Wickets Happy Hour
  • Two Tickets to be spectators for Croquet Play

Thank you to the Midwest Croquet Association for lending their expertise, assistance and equipment to Mahaffie Sunflower Wickets

Special Events

Sep 8
10:00 am
Sep 9
10:00 am
Sep 11
12:00 pm

View the grounds map to learn about parking and get a birds eye view of the site.

Learn about James and Lucinda Mahaffie and their historic Stagecoach Stop & Farm.