Lenexa Art Fair


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Presented by 94.9 KCMO.

The inaugural Lenexa Art Fair was held on May 10, 2014 in the beautiful park setting in Central Green at City Center. The juried exhibit featured 48 fine artists. At this one-day event, participants enjoy meeting artists while shopping at the various fine-art booths. Other activities include a wine and craft beer tasting, live jazz music and delicious food from food truck concessions. Admission to the Lenexa Art Fair is free.

Congratulations to the winning artists at the inaugural event:
Best of Show - Terry Evans, wood, booth 2
First Place 2D - Matt Sackett, photography, booth 17
First Place 3D - Judy Thompson, clay, booth 16
Honorable Mention - Marci Blank, fiber, booth 3
Honorable Mention - Julie/Tom Bloyd, glass, booth 7
Honorable Mention - Kristin Cooper, jewelry, booth 9
Honorable Mention - Tammy Grace, mixed media, booth 11
Honorable Mention - Ric Cummings, photography, booth 12
Honorable Mention - Cecilia Labora, jewelry, booth 28
Honorable Mention - Chad Kernodle, glass, booth 30
Honorable Mention - Bob Heintzleman, metal, booth 45

View photos from the 2014 event.

Wine & Craft Beer Tasting
The wine and craft beer tasting event is held from 4-8 p.m. Admission to the tasting is $20 per person and includes the following: 10 taste tickets that can be used either for wine or beer (each ticket is good for a one-ounce pour of wine or a two-ounce pour of beer), palate cleansers and a souvenir glass. Guests may also purchase wine by the bottle from the various wineries to open and enjoy at the event or to take home.

Participating Wineries and Craft Breweries
Below is a list of participating wineries and craft breweries at the 2014 event. Please check back in early 2015 for participants at the 2015 event.

Wineries
  • BlueJacket Crossing
  • Grace Hill Winery
  • Holy-Field Winery
  • NightHawk Winery
  • 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.
View FAQs for the event.

View the 2014 interactive event map.

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Artist Selection
Artists who are interested in applying for the 2015 show should check back in the fall for details. Applications will be accepted on Zapp starting in early October. For more information about the application process in 2014, please visit our Zapp application site.


Thank you to our sponsors
Presenting sponsor - 94.9 KCMO
Major sponsors - Block Real Estate Services, LLC and Copaken Brooks Commercial Real Estate
Platinum sponsors - Alenco, Inc., B.F. Ascher, CoreFirst Bank & Trust, Gambino's Pizza, Hague Quality Water, Music House School of Music, Renewal By Andersen
Silver sponsor - Cross Point Creek by Tom French Homes, Mainstreet Credit Union

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

 

 

 

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