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Upcoming Events in Overland Park Kansas


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Farmers' Market - Open every Wednesday and Saturday mid April through September. No Wednesday market in October, but open on Saturdays. Saturdays open 6:30 to sell out. Wednesdays 7:30 to sell out. Bands play under the clock tower for customer enjoyment.

Address: Between 79th & 80th west of Marty St. , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-642-2222 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 913-642-2296
Email: katemaricle@downtownop.org
Web: www.downtownop.org
Fee: Free

March

23 - 25 Johnson County Home & Garden Show - With over 300 exhibitors and 18,000 attendees, this is the largest home and garden show in Kansas that targets the coveted Johnson County market.

Address: Overland Park Convention Center , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 816-931-4686 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: prp@kc.rr.com
Web: patrihaproductions.com
Fee: $10

10 Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade & Duck Race - Our St. Patrick's Day Parade is the largest in Kansas and is accompanied each year by a duck race, which help fund our sister city program dignitaries from Listowel, Ireland. Sunday nearest St. Patrick's Day.

Address: The parade takes place on Johnson Drive from Monrovia to Barton Lane. , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913 269-2160 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

April

27 American Legion Arts & Craft Show - This is a fund-raiser for the American Legion. We have been doing this for two years now. Tables for vendors are $20 each. Spaces are app. 12 X 8. Chairs are provided. A concession stand is available for soft drinks, coffee, burgers, hot dogs, fries, candy, ice cream bars, etc. Come out and support our veterans.

Address: 7500 W. 75th Street , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-432-4012 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: club370@everestkc.net
Web: www.facebook.com/Dwight-Cowles-American-Legion-Pos
Fee: Free

July

2 Star Spangled Spectacular at Corporate Woods - One of the biggest and best fireworks displays in the metropolitan area takes place at Corporate Woods office park at this Annual 4th of July celebration sponsored by Corporate Woods office park, the Overland Park Rotary Club, and the City of Overland Park.

Food, drink and merchandise vendors are on hand and musical acts perform before the fireworks begin at approximately 9:30 p.m.

All proceeds generated from this free event benefit local charities. Hours are from 4 to 11 p.m. Rain Date will be July 5th!

Ph: 913-498-2282 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.starspangledspectacular.org
Fee: Free and open to the public.

14 Real Bikers Wear Pink Motorcycle Ride for Breast Cancer Research - Real Bikers Wear Pink will host the annual ride on Sunday, July 21, 2013. Registration/check-in will begin at 8am. Come and enjoy a pink pancake breakfast from Chris Cakes! Then, the ride will leave from the parking lot of Sam's Club in Overland Park, on 135th Street, 2 blocks west of 69 Highway at 9am. The route is approximately 100 scenic miles through Johnson County and a little piece of northern Miami County - all in Kansas. There are gas stations along the way and we've incorporated some of the most interesting roads in the area. T.A.P.S. of KC will be providing an escort all the way! We''ll also be stopping mid-ride to enjoy a break. The ride will end in southern Johnson County. Then kick back, enjoy some lunch, great companionship and great raffle prizes! Your registration donation of $30 also gets you a very collectible, commemorative Real Bikers Wear Pink T-shirt. Once again this year, there will be ride patches (while supplies last) thanks to Absolute Awards! While breast cancer is more prevalent in females, it is an "equal opportunity" disease - and so is this ride. So, Ladies and Gentlemen, please join us for our seventh ride this summer.

Details and registration form online.

Address: 8300 W. 135th St., Overland Park, KS 66213 , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: (913) 488-1466 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: realbikerswearpink@yahoo.com
Web: www.rbwp.org
Fee: $30 suggested donation for rider or passenger

20 Georgia's Chicken Run - Annual. The run is for all youths ages 3-12. Girls and boys will run or walk separately in each division. 7:30-10:30am.

Address: 13800 Switzer, Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-897-2360 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.opkansas.org
Fee: $15

September

13 - 14 Annual Kansas Regional Amputee Golf Tournament - The Overland Park Golf Club will play host to the Annual Kansas Regional Amputee Golf Tournament, known throughout the metro as the "last great tournament of the season!" Proceeds from the event will benefit Buddie's Buddies, a non-profit charitable organization whose purpose is to enhance the personal and physical growth of our participants who are mentally and physically challenged. Group packages and corporate sponsorships are still available. To download an application, go to www.buddiesbuddies.org.

For more information, visit us online

Address: Overland Park Golf Club , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-381-4237 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: bbutterfield@kc.rr.com
Web: www.buddiesbuddies.org
Fee: All clinics are free and open to anyone with a disability.

21 Annual Overland Park Fall Festival - Local arts and crafts, entertainment and food, Parade. This event is jointly sponsored by the Downtown Overland Park Partnership and Overland Park Arts Commission. 9am-1pm.

Address: Sante Fe Commons on Santa Fe Drive , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913 642-2222 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

21 - 26 KC PUMPKINPATCH and CORN MAZE FESTIVAL - You've never seen a pumpkin patch like this before! Over 40 Activities: Kansas City's 1st Jumping Pillow, Pirate Cove, Paintball Gallery, Barnyard Brain Buster, Dino-Dig, K.C. Express, Spook-tacular Haunted Barn, , Mining for Gemstones, Pumpkinapolis 500, John Deere Tricycle Track, Zip Line, Humpty Dumpty Rock Climbing Wall, Mine Shaft Hill Slide, U-Pick Pumpkins, Pumpkin Cannon, Gourd Gun, Hayride. Festival Foods: Funnel Cake, Kettle Corn, Cider and Pumpkin Doughnuts, Homemade Fudge, full concessions. Weekdays: 9-3, Saturdays: 10-6, Sunday: noon-6.


Address: 13875 S. Gardner Road, Olathe, KS 66061 , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-484-6251 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@kcpumpkinpatch.com
Web: www.kcpumpkinpatch.com
Fee: Admission: $8 (under 1 FREE). Military families half price.

October

28 - 29 Deer Creek Open - The Deer Creek Open is a 2 day flighted tournament at Deer Creek Golf Club Overland Park, KS. Flights are as follows: Championship, First, Second, Third, and Senior. The tournament purse will be announced prior to registration.

Purse Allotments
Championship Flight: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Gross Score
All Other Flights: 1st & 2nd Gross and 1st & 2nd Net

The field is limited to 150 players on a first come first serve basis at $200/player. Players with an established USGA GHIN may begin registration on August 4, 2011 at 6:00am CST.

Address: 7000 W 133rd St Overland Park, KS 66209 , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: (913)681-3100 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: john@griffiths.net
Web: www.deercreekopen.com
Fee: 200.00

11 - 19 Night of the Living Farm - A variety of activities for children ages 1-13 including a costume contest, haunted barn, scary and non-scary horsedrawn hayrides, Halloween games, scavenger hunt, egg toss, and a sing-a-long on a decorated stage. Two weekends, Friday and Saturday, 6-9pm.

Address: 13800 Switzer, Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-897-2360 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.opkansas.org/
Fee: $8.00 at gate.

November

15 - 23 Overland Park Arboretum Holiday Luminary Walk - The Annual Holiday Luminary Walk at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens will be held from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. There will be lighted displays, singers, music, free apple cider and family fun. No pets are allowed at this event. Two Weekends, Friday and Saturday.

Address: Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, 8909 W. 179th St. , Overland Park, Kansas
Ph: 913-685-3604 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.opkansas.org
Fee: $7 per person and children 5 and under are free.

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