It’s time for KC’s biggest picnic with our partner KC Parks & Rec! This fun-filled evening of live music, food trucks, art activities and lawn games stretches from the museum to Brush Creek. Discover more than 30 sculptures and celebrate #WhereKCPlays during National Parks and Recreation month.
Parking & Information
Parking in the museum garage is $10. Museum members park FREE.
Bike parking courtesy BikeWalk KC available in Southemoreland Park. Please bring your own locks.
Emanuel Cleaver II Boulevard will be closed from Oak Street to Rockhill Road from 2 to 9 pm for this event.
4-4:30 pm | Starlight Stars
4-5:45 pm | Pablo Sanhueza & KC Latin Jazz All-Stars
4-5, 5:30-6:30 & 7-8 pm | DJ Joe
5:30-6:30 pm | Grand Marquis
6-8 pm | Victor & Penny and Their Loose Change Orchestra
4:15-4:45 & 5:15-5:45 pm
Take the Stage Dance Performance
StoneLion Puppet Theatre
5, 6 & 7 pm
6:30-6:35 & 7:30-7:45 pm
Shakespeare Pop-Up Performances
4-4:15 & 5-5:15 pm
Family Story Time with Brother John
View Plein Air Painting Competition
Picnic Ranger Art Activity
KC Pet Project Puppies & Dog Water Station
Sculpture Scouts Hunt
Food & Games
Badminton Demos & Games
Giant Adirondack chairs & picture frame
Air Summer Snow
El Tenedor KC
J&R’s Hot Dog Cart
Monk’s Roast Beef
Poppy’s Ice Cream Truck
Savanna Jane Lemonade
Snowie – KC Snow Cone Truck
*Currently scheduled to attend.
Drinking water courtesy of KC Water Services.
Beer & wine sales by Ethnic Enrichment Commission.