City Market

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Be Part of the Art on First Fridays

Oct. 4, Nov. 1

6pm – 9pm 

City Market is in the First Friday spirit showcasing local artists who will demo their techniques and exhibit their works every First Friday through November 6-9 p.m. in Pavilion 1. This is a FREE event.

Check out fantastic textiles, prints, jewelry, visual art, even body art! We also offer a fun painting class* so you can actually BE an artist.

Support local artists and get into the true spirit of First Friday creativity. Be sure to stop by the event to pick up an exclusive coupon so you can get a 15% discount at your favorite City Market restaurant. City Market has easy free evening parking.

Artists interested in participating, please contact Sue Patterson: call 816-842-1271 or email There are no booth fees, but you must pre-register. Please share this information with artists you know!

*no painting class on July 5.

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Saturday, Oct 12, 5-10pm 


Two great events have joined together for one great night of fun for all ages!

LIVE MUSIC w/ Kansas City favorite CHERRY BOMB

Plus: Yard Games, Aerial Arts, Fire Spinners, Roaming Entertainers, Pumpkin Patch, Beer & Wine Tasting Tent*, Great Food, Bounce Houses**, 3 Outdoor Bars, Prizes and MORE!


*Tasting ticket is required for the Beer & Wine Tasting Tent. Get yours below!

**Exclusive tiny tot area for safety and fun- Inflatables are $3 per rider & up. Unlimited pass $12.

A percentage of all proceeds goes to the AdHoc Group Against Crime.

Beer & Wine Sampling: 5pm-9pm – MUST HAVE A TICKET. Purchase tickets online: click here. 

(Must be 21+ to participate in the craft beer tasting. BE SURE TO ARRIVE EARLY TO GET THE FULL CRAFT BEER TASTING EXPERIENCE)

Beer & Wine Tasting Sampling Ticket – $20 (Includes: 15 tasting tickets to be exchanged for a 3oz craft beer sample or a 1oz wine sample)

Merry Market – Gifts, Giving & Good Cheer

Friday & Saturday, Nov. 29 & 30, 9am-4pm 

KEEP IT LOCAL, KC! Shop holiday gifts at City Market’s artisan holiday market in Pavilions 1 & 3 in City Market Square.

Register for hourly prize drawings. Must be present to win!

Stay tuned for details about our JINGLE BUCKS cash giveaway!

Admission is FREE.

Enjoy great shopping, food, drink and festive fun for the whole family throughout City Market!

Support small, local business and keep our community strong!

ATTENTION LOCAL ARTISANS & PREPARED FOOD MAKERS: Are you interested in participating in Merry Market as a vendor? We’re accepting applications now! Click HERE for more information. 

Host Your Special Event at the City Market!


Public Expos – Festivals – Weddings – Fundraisers – Corporate Events – Class Reunions – Company Picnics

City Market has open-air and climate-controlled facilities as well as City Market Park for event space to suit your own. Please review our Event Rental Information and return the enclosed Event Application.

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