We are resourceful. creative. supportive. ArtsKC.

Our mission is to unleash the power of the arts. We focus on three strategic priorities to fulfill our mission: Promote, Support, Advocate.

Meet ArtsKC:

Special Events

Please join us for one of the following special events…

June 2nd | ARTSkcgo.com Launch Party | 4-6pm, ArtsKC Office | Join us for an exclusive launch party featuring food, performances and photo booth fun while we celebrate the official launch of ARTSkcgo.com, the region’s new guide to arts and culture.

June 5th | Summer Arts Party  | 5:30-7:30pm, Sulgrave Regency Condominiums | Hosted by Julie Wilson and Sara Wasson, this artsy cocktail affair will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks as well as Visual and Performing Arts on the patio of the Sulgrave. Proceeds raised will benefit ArtsKC.

July 27thMeet a Grantee Happy Hour | 5-6pm, TBD | Get a personal look at one of our ArtsKC Fund Grant Recipients while learning about their programs and services as well as how they partner with ArtsKC

September 16th | Cocktails and Contemporary Dance, Encounter #1 | 5-7pm, Kauffman Center for Performing Arts | Join the Harriman-Jewell Series and Parsons Dance for an evening of life-enriching contemporary dance! Enjoy a pre-show rehearsal and discussion followed by a reception in the Crossroads Arts District.

Contact Paige DuBay, DuBay@ArtsKC.org, to RSVP. Minimum of 10 guests for event to occur.

First Friday Artist Talk + Reception

Come join us for one of the city’s liveliest and creative events. Engage in an artist talk with our featured gallery artist and enjoy wine and beer while getting a brief introduction to ArtsKC. After the reception, continue your night by stopping by the many galleries, studios, restaurants, and local shops the Crossroads Art District has to offer.

First Friday of the month, 5-6pm | ArtsKC Office, 106 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108

July 7th | Featured Artist TBA

August 4th | Featured Artist TBA

October 6th | Featured Artist TBA

Parking: There is free 3-hour street parking on Baltimore Avenue north of the office, free 3-hour parking on Wyandotte St., and free 3-hour parking on Southwest Boulevard. There is also a paid parking garage just south of 17th Street on Main Street in the Barkley building.

Contact Paige DuBay, DuBay@ArtsKC.org, to RSVP. Minimum of 15 guests for event to occur.

Breakfast

Come join us for a morning “Meet ArtsKC” event. We’ll introduce you to a few of our programs and services while you enjoy coffee and pastries.

2nd Wednesday of the month, 8-9am | ArtsKC Office, 106 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108

July 13th

August 9th

September 13th

Parking: There is free 3-hour street parking on Baltimore Avenue north of the office, free 3-hour parking on Wyandotte St., and free 3-hour parking on Southwest Boulevard. There is also a paid parking garage just south of 17th Street on Main Street in the Barkley building.

Contact Paige DuBay, DuBay@ArtsKC.org, to RSVP. Minimum of 10 guests for event to occur.