raphael on the plaza

The Raphael on the Plaza

The Raphael is located on the Country Club Plaza.  To reserve a room at the group rate, call The Raphael at (816) 756-3800. 
Provide the group name "Show Me Challenge April 2015" when making your reservation to receive the special rate of $159 per night.  Make your reservations by March 9th to receive the special rate.

Visit the Raphael's website for additional information.


Thursday dinner and Friday breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided for all participants and judges. Saturday breakfast and lunch will be provided for semi-finalists.


The Country Club Plaza, Kansas City's premier shopping district, is walking distance from the hotel.

Westport boasts some of Kansas City's best local restaurants, bars and boutiques. Check this out for entertainment Friday evening after scheduled events.