Lenexa Art Fair


Presented by 94.9 KCMO.

Join us for the first Lenexa Art Fair, which will be held in the beautiful park setting in Central Green at City Center. The 2014 Lenexa Art Fair, a juried exhibit featuring 50 fine artists, will be held from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 10. View a list of the featured artists.

At this one-day event, you will enjoy meeting artists while shopping at the various fine-art booths. Other activities include a wine and craft beer tasting, live music and delicious food. Admission to the Lenexa Art Fair is free.

Wine & Craft Beer Tasting
The wine and craft beer tasting event will take place from 4-8 p.m. Admission to the tasting is $20 per person and includes 10 taste tickets that can be used either for wine or beer, palate cleansers and a souvenir glass. Admission to the tasting is limited to 2000 attendees. Admission will be sold in advance online, or you may call the Community Center at 913-477-7100.

Guests may also purchase wine by the bottle from the various wineries to open and enjoy at the event or to take home. Families are welcome at the Lenexa Art Fair. Participants in the tasting event must be 21 or older; IDs will be checked at the event Info Booth inside the park.

Participating Wineries and Craft Breweries
Below is a list of participating wineries and craft breweries. Please check back for updates in case this list changes.

Wineries
  • BlueJacket Crossing
  • Grace Hill Winery
  • Holy-Field Winery
  • NightHawk Winery
  • Renaissance Cellars
  • Rowe Ridge Vineyard & Winery
  • Somerset Ridge Vineyard & Winery
  • Stone Pillar Vineyard and Winery
  • Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
  • Wyldewood Cellars
Craft Breweries
  • 23rd Street Brewery
  • Free State Brewing Co.
  • High Noon Saloon
  • Radius Brewing Co.

Live Jazz
Enjoy live music throughout the day. Jazz ensembles performing at the Lenexa Art Fair include:

  • Music House School of Music - 11 a.m. - noon
  • Ruskin Quartet - noon-2 p.m.
  • Waldo Jazz Collective - 2-4 p.m.
  • Mark Lowery Trio - 4-6 p.m.
  • Mike Ning Trio with Sherry Brummett - 6-8 p.m.

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Volunteers Needed
We have fun and interesting volunteer job opportunities available at the event. Come meet people, make friends and help your community by volunteering as an Art Ambassador or Wine & Craft Beer Tasting Assistant. Sign up or learn more in our Volunteer Center.

Parking and Free Shuttle Service
Free event parking is located at the B.E. Smith building on the southeast corner of 87th Street Parkway and Renner Boulevard. A continuous shuttle will run to and from the event parking lot throughout the event. View a map of the parking area. View a map of the shuttle drop off.

Artist Selection
Artist applications were accepted November 12 through February 10. The jury panel reviewed the applications and invitations were sent on February 21. For more information about the application process, please visit our Zapp application site.

Thank you to our sponsors
Presenting sponsor - 94.9 KCMO
Major sponsor - Block Real Estate Services, LLC
Platinum sponsors - Alenco, Inc., Gambino's Pizza, Music House School of Music, Renewal By Andersen

Questions may be directed to Susanne Neely at sneely@lenexa.com or 913.477.7100.

 

 

 

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