More than 200 people visited the Kirk Family YMCA for a Tuesday open house on the South Loop Link, the first chance for residents to weigh in on what they’d like to see in the 4.6-acre park, which will cap I-670 between Wyandotte Street and Grand Boulevard.
Generator Studio levels the playing field for women’s sports; KC is evolving into a life sciences powerhouse; Spotlight Analyst Relations doubles its presence in the Crossroads; South Loop Project: KC’s plan to connect communities; & more news!
March Madness returns to Downtown KC this week. To prepare you for the opening of the Big 12 Men’s and Women’s tournaments, our partners at Visit KC have created a guide to navigating Downtown during the busy week ahead.
The South Loop Project announces a $45M fundraising milestone thanks to contributions from H&R Block Inc., federal funding secured by retired U.S. Senator Roy Blunt, and private donations from local business leaders. An open house is set for Tuesday at the Kirk Family YMCA.
What’s shakin’ in Downtown KC: Sweet Honey in the Rock; First Friday; Tony Award winner SIX; Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament; KC Fashion Week; Winter Jam; Good Ju Ju in the West Bottoms; & much more!
The Downtown Council will recognize six individuals as Urban Heroes at the DTC Annual Luncheon on April 14. Urban Heroes are selected for their work and tenacity in shaping Downtown and its adjacent neighborhoods at the grassroots level.
What’s shakin’ in Downtown: Disney On Ice; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; KC Ballet celebrates ‘Cinderella’; Brew Fest at Union Station; Orchestra presents The Future feat; MIAA to kick off March Madness; ‘SIX’ opens Tuesday; & much more!
Hundreds of thousands of football fans from across the country will huddle in Downtown KC to celebrate the 2023 NFL Draft from April 27-29. The NFL Draft will be staged at Union Station, extending to the National WWI Museum and Memorial.