ABOUT OUR 2022 HOST CITY
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI
Kansas City works as a phenomenal host for the 2022 United Soccer Coaches Convention. Some call Kansas City the Soccer Capital of America and the Midwest destination is in the running for being a host city for the 2026 FIFA World Cup. The city is also home to the United Soccer Coaches National Office. The Convention Center, hotels, restaurants, and nightlife are all located within walking distance of each other. Kansas City public transit alternative, the KC Streetcar, also offers free trips up and down the city’s main street offering a warm, and quick alternative to walking.
GET TO KNOW KANSAS CITY
QUICK INFO ABOUT YOUR TRIP TO KANSAS CITY
Kansas City International (KCI or MCI) Airport is located just 15 miles northwest of Downtown Kansas City. At Kansas City Airport, travelers have the following transport options available:
Taxi: Get to Kansas City in just 25 minutes by taxi. Taxis wait outside the baggage claim area of every terminal.
Rideshare: Kansas City is rideshare friendly. You can use your Uber or Lyft app on your mobile phone to schedule a ride to and from the airport.
The 2022 United Soccer Coaches Convention will take place in the Kansas City Convention Center:
301 West 13th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Looking to reconnect with fellow coaches and colleagues after the daily Convention sessions? Make plans to meet at the Power & Light District, just a five-minute walk from the Kansas City Convention Center. Kansas City’s Power & Light District is home to over 20 bars and restaurants, serving a myriad of food and drink options.
Travel around Kansas City for free with the KC Streetcar.
January in the Midwest is known to be cold! Take advantage of downtown Kansas City’s free (and warm) public transportation service the KC Streetcar. Running from the River Market on the north end to Union Station and Crown Center on the south, KC Streetcar connects all the downtown neighborhoods with 16 platform stops and 2 miles of track.
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