Downtowners to embrace the KC arts scene this week

Dana Knapp, ArtsKC

Register now for Downtowners virtual meeting on Wednesday

The KC Downtowners will celebrate the local arts scene this Wednesday with a virtual spotlight on ArtsKC and Art in the Loop.

Dana Knapp, President & CEO of ArtsKC, will deliver the keynote address at the Downtowners’ March meeting on Wednesday. She will underscore ArtsKC’s commitment to unleashing the power of the arts, including programs for the arts and business communities, and services to the civic community.

ArtsKC is the Kansas City area’s regional arts council, dedicated to promoting, supporting and advocating for the arts in the five-county region of Clay, Platte and Jackson in Missouri; Johnson and Wyandotte in Kansas.

The virtual luncheon will begin at noon Wednesday. Click here to register and to learn more,

The Downtowners will elevate this celebration of the arts by encouraging attendees to make a donation to the nonprofit Art in the Loop Foundation, a unique partnership of the Downtown Council, the Kansas City Art Institute and the City of Kansas City, Missouri.

The KC Downtowners is an informal association of Downtown area residents, business owners, employees and interested others who gather on a monthly basis to network and learn about Downtown Kansas City.

Art in the Loop installation outside of Union Station