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August 24, 7:00 am

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

Today's events and entertainment line-up includes: 

8:00 a.m. Live Music with Kevin Mechtley

10:30 a.m. Live Music with Sisters & Strings Infusion

  • Pick up a FREE kids' activity at the Market Information Booth every Wednesday and Saturday.
  • Sponsor: Advent Health

 

August 28, 7:30 am

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

Today's events and entertainment line-up includes: 

8:00 a.m. Live Music with Mike Roberts

10:30 a.m. Live Music with Anchovy Fisherman

  • Pick up a FREE kids' activity at the Market Information Booth every Wednesday and Saturday.
  • Sponsors: Advent Health & First National Bank

 

 

 

August 31, 7:00 am

Buyer's Guide

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

Today's events and entertainment during National Eat Outside Day include: 

8:00 a.m. Live Music with Keith Klehm

10:30 a.m. Live Music with Laura Lisbeth

  • Look for Purple Flags to find locally-made prepared foods to snack on while you shop.
  • Pick up a FREE kids' activity at the Market Information Booth every Wednesday and Saturday.

 

September 4, 7:30 am

Farmers' Market

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 7, 7:00 am

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 11, 7:30 am

Farmers' Market

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 14, 7:00 am

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 18, 7:30 am

Farmers' Market

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 21, 7:00 am

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 25, 7:30 am

Farmers' Market

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November and on Wednesday mornings starting mid May through September. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 28, 8:00 am

The Overland Park Farmers' Market has provided farm-to-table fresh food in Downtown Overland Park for over 30 years. Vendors offer a wide variety of products from farm fresh produce, local foods and unique specialty items.

Visit the Market every Saturday through November. While you shop the market, listen to live music, taste samples from seasonal cooking demos or participate in educational fairs.

 

September 28

Join us for a true community celebration!

The Overland Park Fall Festival features a hometown parade through Downtown Overland Park, the county's best arts and crafts fair (more than a hundred artisans), the state's best farmers' market, three stages of concerts, fantastic food and much more!

This event is presented by the City of Overland Park and the Downtown Overland Park Partnership with special help from presenting sponsor the Friends of OP Arts.

Activities

  • Farmers' Market opens at 8 a.m.
  • Arts and craft fair runs 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Fall Festival Parade starts at 10 a.m.
  • Free concerts on multiple stages
  • Food trucks
  • Face painting
  • Children's entertainment and Interactive shows

Parade

This year's parade begins at 10 a.m. and will feature high school bands, scout groups, local businesses, classic cars, dance troupes and more. 

Apply to participate in the parade on the Downtown Overland Park website. Please contact the Downtown Overland Park Partnership with questions about the parade: 913-642-2222.

Craft Show

Each year, hundreds of vendors come from across the midwest to bring their homemade goods, home decor, kitchen supplies, toys, clothing, and more to the Fall Festival craft fair. Spend the day browsing and shopping vendors' work, and get a head start on holiday shopping.

Apply online to be a craft vendor.

Concerts

Several performers will play the Fall Festival throughout the day. Learn more about each performer, and visit their websites, linked below.

Casi Joy

A seasoned performer, her impressive social media presence eventually led to a highly-touted run on NBC's The Voice, where she instantly turned all four chairs and was singled out by Rolling Stone as having one of the top 10 blind auditions of all time - a testament to the hard work and dedication of someone who has been performing professionally since the age of five. 

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Funk Syndicate

Funk Syndicate has been bringing Funk, R&B, Soul and Disco to the Midwest for the past 12 years and going strong.  We specialize in providing a completely entertaining and authentic recreation of your favorite R&B and Dance hits from the 60s to present day. Our lead vocalists bring an energy and engagement to their performances that is irresistible to any audience.

Kansas City Latin Jazz Orchestra

The Kansas City Latin Jazz Orchestra was formed to preserve and perpetuate the artforms and traditions of Latin Jazz, Salsa & Afro-Latin dance.

Parking and Shuttles

There are many spaces available in City lots and along the streets. Some parking lots and streets will be closed the day of the event. Street closures will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

See a map of public parking in Downtown Overland Park.

Parking will also be available at Shawnee Mission West High School, and a shuttle will run every 15-20 minutes from the school to Conser and 80th Street at the InterUrban Art House. The shuttle will run from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.