Living

Discover Downtown OP | Live, Shop, Play and Work

LIVE | Downtown Overland Park is the natural choice for maintenance-free, urban-style living in a trendy suburban community. Just minutes from I-35 and I-435 and less than 20 minutes from the world-class amenities of downtown Kansas City, Downtown Overland Park combines the area's most unique and eclectic mix of shopping, dining, entertainment and services - all just steps from your front door.

Whether you're looking fro a single-family home or a third-floor patio overlooking the Overland Park Farmers' Market and clock tower patio or a townhome with courtyard, you'll find the perfect place to call home right here in Downtown OP.

Click here to learn more about available housing options, area amenities and Overland Park's recent ratings and rankings.

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SHOP | The 25-square-block area that forms Downtown Overland Park is home to more than 250 locally-owned businesses, including everything from art galleries to fair-trade retailers and restaurants to salons. Downtown OP is well known as a strong community that focuses on great food, the arts and friendly businesses that line the walkable streets and close-knit buildings. Click here for a full list of restaurants, shops and services.

Downtown living puts you just steps from Cooking Light and Tripping.com's pick for the Best Farmers' Market in Kansas, the Overland Park Farmers' Market. For over 30 years, the Market has brought farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items to the heart of Downtown Overland Park. Join us every Saturday from April through November and Wednesdays from May through September for free, family-friendly live music and activities during Market hours - click here to learn more about the Market's 2017 season.

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PLAY | Downtown Overland Park's dynamic events calendar brings plenty of excitement to the area year-round! Home of the Best Farmers' Market in Kansas, the annual Overland Park Fall Festival and Parade, live music, Movies in the Park, Local Life 3rd Fridays, a fine arts theater, several bars and restaurants, food trucks and much more, you'll always find something fun and unique to do just outside your front door. Be sure to click here all year long for all of Downtown OP's events and activities.

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WORK | Opportunities to work in and near Downtown Overland Park are often available. Come back soon to find a list of current employment openings in the area. If you are interested in volunteering in at the Overland Park Farmers' Market or at a Downtown OP event, please contact the Downtown Overland Park Partnership office at 913.642.2222 for more information.