Arts and Music

Children's Corner Entertainment

Children's Corner events are held in the Tomahawk Ridge and Matt Ross Community Centers on the first Wednesday and Thursday respectively at 10 a.m. 

Tomahawk Ridge Community Center

Wednesdays 10 a.m.

Matt Ross Community Center

Thursdays 10 a.m.

March 6 - Percussion Magic No March Show
April 3 - Janie Next Door April 4 - Jay and Leslie's Laughing Matters
May 1 - Dino O'Dell  May 2 - Percussion Magic
June 5 - Priscilla Tells Stories June 6 - Janie Next Door
July 3 - Percussion Magic No July Show
Aug 8 - Priscilla Tells Stories Aug 1 - Jay and Leslie's Laughing Matters
Sept 4 - Janie Next Door Sept 5 - Dino O'Dell 
Oct 2 - Stone Lion Puppet Theatre Oct 3 - Priscilla Tells Stories
Nov 6 - Percussion Magic Nov 7 - Janie Next Door
Dec 4 - Stone Lion Puppet Theatre Dec 5 - TBA

Gallery Exhibitions

Art at the Center is a unique, not-for-profit gallery space that offers local, regional and national artists, both professional and amateur, a showcase for their work in the heart of Overland Park.

The gallery is open daily at Tomahawk Ridge Community Center. Admission is free.

To showcase your art the Art at the Center please see the 2019 Juried Show application for details on our annual national show. For future exhibitions information check the 2019 Art at the Center Exhibition Schedule

Current Exhibition: Local Women in Art

This exhibition on display through March 29 features the work of talented women in our area. Artists are: Jean Cook, Marla Craven, Gloria Hawkins, Emily Johnson, Clarissa Knighten, Melanie Nolker, Bridget Stewart, Donna Yeager. All work is for sale.

Upcoming Exhibition: The National Juried Art Exhibition, Opening Reception April 5, 5:30 pm to 7 p.m.


Summer Entertainment

Music in the Parks

NOTE: Due to the planned renovation of the Santa Fe Commons Park our concerts will be held at other locations: the Indian Creek Recreation Center, two of the Overland Park pools and the Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead. All concerts are free to the public, please bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating.

The Overland Park Civic Band concerts will be at 7 p.m. in the Indian Creek Recreation Center, 10308 Marty Street. Dates are: June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7.

Music at the Pools

Concerts at the pools will be Fridays, 6 p.m. on June 21 at Tomahawk Ridge Aquatic Center and July 19 at Bluejacket Pool. Bands to be announced.

  • June 21 Wonderfuzz
  • July 19 

Music at the Farmstead

Concerts at the Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead will be Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating, picnics welcome, dogs are not allowed in the Farmstead.


The Star Spangled Spectacular

July 4 in the Corporate Woods Founders' Park, 9300 Indian Creek Pkwy. Concerts begin at 6 p.m. with State Line Drive to open. Headline is Noe Palma at 8 p.m. Fireworks commence at 9:45 p.m. Please bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating. Coolers are allowed. Dogs must be leashed.  Sponsorships available contact: julie.bilyea@opkansas.org


The Overland Park Fall Festival

The 2019 Fall Festival will be on Saturday, September 28 in Downtown Overland Park.will be in the Farmers' Market area due to the renovations of the Santa Fe Commons Park. Applications for craft vendors can be found here