Overland Park Fall Festival

The EldersKids anxiously sitting on the street curbs and parents waiting for the next act can only mean one thing - the Downtown Overland Park Fall Festival which is typically held the last Saturday in September.

The festival features:

  • Johnson County's best Arts and Crafts Fair
  • Three stages of free concerts;
  • Free children's entertainment and kid-friendly activities, including moonwalks, an inflatable obstacle course, and other fun options; and
  • Food booths, offering everything from lemonade and hot dogs to hamburgers, ice cream and more.
  • 3 p.m. Headline Performance - The Elders

Event Details

Sat., Sept. 27, 2014

(Rain or shine)


Santa Fe Commons Park
8045 Santa Fe Drive (Downtown Overland Park)Vendor booths

Bring your lawn chair or blanket for seating at the parade and for musical entertainment.


Downtown Map for parking spots.

Free parking at Main Appliance at 7205 W 80th St.


  • Farmers' Market: 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Fun Run: 8:30 a.m.
  • Craft Fair: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Parade: 10 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
  • Classic Car Show: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.


Detailed Event Schedule

Fun Run logoFun Run

Race Begins: 8:30 a.m.

Race starts on Santa Fe by Santa Fe Commons Park (8045 Santa Fe Drive) and ends on Marty St. in front of the Farmers' Market (short of a mile). Proceeds to benefit Beans & Greens.

  • Registration and packet pickup Information

Craft Fair

9 a.m.-5 p.m.
(see booth layout)


10 to 11:30 a.m. (approximate time of finish)

(From 79th & Floyd down to Santa Fe Drive (past the Roundabout))

Main Stage

(Santa Fe Commons Park)

9 a.m. ..............The Overland Park Civic Band

3 p.m. ..............The Elders

Clock Tower Concerts

(79th & Santa Fe Drive - Downtown OP)

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. ..............Grand Marquis (Swing Jazz)
1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ...........OP Orchestra (Classics)

Children's Pavilion

(Valley View Drive in Santa Fe Commons Park)


Classic Car Show

(80th St. between Santa Fe & Marty)

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Farmers' Market Pavilion

(79th & Marty)

Farmers' Market ................6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Kettle Corn, hamburgers, Mexican Food, Fusion cuisine, Philly Steaks sandwiches, hot dogs, brats, funnel cake, gyros, roasted nuts, baked goods, Chinese food and candy.

  • Food Vendor Directory


Special Thanks

Special thanks to:

Want to be part of the festival?



Applications will be available on Zapplication in March.

Contact Julie Bilyea at julie.bilyea@opkansas.org.

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