Local Life 3rd Fridays

Join us every 3rd Friday in Downtown Overland Park for LOCAL LIFE, a fun and lively way to explore your Downtown favorites and discover new ones! Local Life 3rd Friday is a lively and fun way to explore the unique and locally owned shops in Downtown Overland Park. Mark your calendars for Friday, July 19th as we host our Local Life Block Party! For the first time ever, we're shutting down the whole of Santa Fe Drive between 79th and 80th. Here's what you can expect the night of the event:

  • Aubrey Vineyards
  • Ambrosia Cafe
  • Bambou Salons
  • Crescent Springs | We’ve had so much fun sharing the Pillar of Light we are going to do it again! Please join us, no experience required! Have some treats! And a Sale—to be decided!
  • The Culinary Center of Kansas City | SLIDERS & SCHNAPPS @ The Culinary Center of Kansas City! What’s a BLOCK PARTY without the Smoked Sausage Sliders on the grill and flavored Schnapps to pair with it.  (Come try this killer combo for a nominal charge.)  FREE wine and popcorn pairing with One Hope Wine. What?!  Uh huh.  FREE tastings from LOCAL purveyor Bee Nice Gardens and our own Dinners on Demand™ menu.  Neighboring good juju is FREE as always. Prost! (Cheers!)
  • Engineered Edibles Catering Co. | We wouldn't want to miss out on all the fun, so we're hosting Happy Hour at The Table. Stop in for a house cocktail and hors d'oeuvres from 5-8PM on Friday, July 19th!
  • en·sem·ble | Win a $100 GIFT CARD! Come by to see us and enter your name to win a $100 Gift Card! We will collect names to win starting at 5 p.m. until we close for the night. Winner will be announced at 10 a.m. on Saturday, 7/20!
  • The General Store & Co.
  • Greater Kansas City Realty
  • Homer's Coffee House
  • Images Art Gallery | Join us as we showcase artists in our 15th Annual Juried Art Show at Images Art Gallery! Refreshments served.
  • The InterUrban ArtHouse | For July's Local Life, the Interurban ArtHouse will host the closing reception for Exhibition: The Queer Experience, a showing of works from 23 local queer artists, 5-8pm. Refreshments provided.
  • The Other Place & Red Room
  • Papa Keno's Pizzeria
  • Prairiebrooke Art Gallery | Guest Artisans will be joining Prairiebrooke for a night of local makers! Come check out our gorgeous selection featuring handmaid jewelry, art glass, and wood sculpture.
  • Razzleberry
  • The Rio Theatre
  • TallulahBelle's
  • Ten Thousand Villages
  • The Tasteful Olive
  • Teal Lotus | Just in time for the phenomenal July Local Life Block Party, TEAL LOTUS will be host to Poppy’s Handmade Creations July 19th-21st. ! Poppy’s exquisite one-of-a-kind jewelry masterpieces have gained international acclaim.  Having just returned from an extensive multi-country trip, our shoppers will be the first to see her newest designs made from the beautiful and unusual stones and jewels she collected during her travels.   Come sip an adult beverage and meet Poppy Zurcher during the Block Party!
  • Unique Finds
  • The Upper Crust | 3rd Friday Pie Flight Night, 5-8pm! Follow us to view our Pie Flight Menu @theuppercrust #3rdfridaypieflights
  • Vinyl Renaissance & Audio | Join us for Dan Tedesco live at 7:00 p.m. Dan is an alternative folk singer/songwriter. Musically, he describes himself as existing, “somewhere between Bob Dylan and Motorhead”.
  • The Vue

Upcoming 2019 Local Life Dates

  • Friday, August 16th
  • Friday, September 20th
  • Friday, October 18th