Entries by Ann

Mayor proclaims Downtown KC is ‘back in the game’!

Mayor Sly James put the icing on the proverbial cake, as the Downtown Council celebrated the resurgence of Downtown Kansas City at its Annual Luncheon on Jan. 27 before an audience of 1,000 civic, business and community leaders and stakeholders. “I look forward to this event each year because as a lifelong Kansas City resident, […]

Christopher Leinberger to speak at Downtown Council Annual Luncheon

The Downtown Council is pleased to announce Christopher Leinberger as the keynote speaker at the 2017 Annual Luncheon, Downtown KC: Back in the Game, on Friday, January 27, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. Leinberger is a nationally recognized expert in emerging experience-based economies.  His […]

Art in the Loop Video Screening Reception, Friday, Dec. 2

The Art in the Loop Foundation will hold a reception to showcase videos created by five local artists as components of the 2016 Art in the Loop Project: Connect. The event will take place at KC Skyline Realty, 1724 Main Street, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2. Videos created by following artists […]

Register Now for 2017 Downtown Council Annual Luncheon

  Downtown KC: Back in the Game The Downtown Council’s 2017 Annual Luncheon is set for Friday, Jan. 27, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center.  Sponsorship information and tickets are available at http://www.downtownkc.org/annual-luncheon/. 2016 was a banner year for Downtown Kansas City. The KC Streetcar […]

Art in the Loop 2016 Closing Reception, Nov. 2

The Art in the Loop Foundation is pleased to announce 2 events that will wrap up our 2016 season of performances and artwork. Closing Reception & Pop-Up Exhibit – Wednesday, Nov. 2 On Wednesday, November 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., the public is invited to a Closing Reception and Pop-Up Exhibit at the Kansas […]

Local composer leads musical happening on rooftop park

The rooftops of Downtown Kansas City will come alive on Tuesday evening September 20, at 6:00 pm,when composer and musician Daniel Morel presents Kansas City Calling with the Jibrish Horn Quartet and members of the University of Missouri, Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance Horn Studio. The performance will take place at Prairie Logic, the public art installation […]

Cuban Music Coming to KC Streetcar

Join us Friday, September 9, for a musical performance at the KC Streetcar River Market West Stop inspired by the current political thaw between Cuba and the United States.  From 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Ensemble Iberica will present “Cubanisms”, a continuous acoustic performance of traditional Cuban “son”. The performance includes Ensemble Iberica musicians, Michael […]

What’s That Sound? KC Streetcar Performance Planned for Friday, 9/2

On Friday, September 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Mnemosyne Quartet will employ the power of sound to transport Kansas City streetcar passengers beyond the boundaries of the line to favorite Kansas City destinations, such as: The Zoo, Union Station, and The Kansas Speedway. For those passengers brave enough to participate, Mnemosyne encourages the streaming of our […]

Where’s the Streetcar? Download the App to Find Out

Perhaps you work or live in a building near Main Street.  Wouldn’t it be nice if you could stroll out to the streetcar stop just as the streetcar arrives?  Well, now you can. Simply download the KCityPost app by Smart City Media onto your smartphone and off you go! This app provides streetcar information including […]