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Something for everyone - music, carnival rides, more than 100 craft and art booths, a Saturday parade, good eats, games and fun for the whole family! Event will take place at English Landing Park.
All witches, ghosts, goblins and ghouls, (and pirates, too) are invited to trick or treat at participating shops and businesses.
Come to English Landing Park to kick-off the summer with live music, handcrafted ales, and great food.
Guests receive a commemorative logo tasting glass and a tasting-note sheet.
Our famous, family-style celebration greets the season with live entertainment, special activities, Santa's arrival and our spectacular firework display!
Find your dream ride while you listen to cool tunes, cruise hot wheels, and take in the sights, shopping and dining up and down Main Street. It's a great trip down memory lane!
Join us 4 p.m.-8 p.m. for our summer Cruise Nights in downtown Parkville:
Cruise Night events are held on the above dates ONLY
Bring the whole family for a taste of good old-fashioned Americana at Parkville’s annual 4th of July Celebration.
Our traditional salute to Independence Day includes a parade, carnival rides, fireworks and more! In addition to a carnival, this fun, family-style celebration includes a community parade, a pancake breakfast, a variety of food vendors, and, of course, our big firework finale on July 4th. Come early and bring the family for a weekend of good, old-fashioned Americana in Historic Downtown Parkville.
Wednesday, July 2 – Thursday, July 3: 6 p.m.-10 p.m. Carnival (Wristband Special: $20 unlimited rides)
Friday, July 4:
Saturday, July 5: 6 p.m.-10 p.m. Carnival (Wristband Special: $20 unlimited rides)
Each of our locations provides access to Kansas City's attractions. Each location offers you free local calls, free hi-speed wireless Internet access, outdoor pool, and coin-operated laundry.American Inns offer three locations in the Kansas City, Missouri, area: I-70 and Woods Chapel Road in Blue Springs; I-70 and Noland Road in Independence; and I-35 and Armour Road in North Kansas City.
Our North Kansas City location is a full-service location featuring Spirits Restaurant and Spirit's Alibi Lounge. Should you have a meeting or reunion planned, allow us to assist you in North Kansas City or Independence in our meeting facilities.
A unique combination of hair salon and boutique in Parkville. You will find a relaxed environment to have your hair quaffed or do a bit of shopping, or both. Some of the latest trends and fun accessories are available.
Belvoir Winery's tasting room is filled with old-world charm, complete with a full bar. The 40,000-square-foot building is a former Odd Fellows Home, circa 1910. We have lots of space for private events or consider Belvoir for a wedding.
Belvoir, which is French for beautiful view, sits on 170 acres, with breathtaking vistas. It is located in the Odd Fellows Historic District off Route 291. Visit the winery and learn about the 130-year history of the property.
On days we have a wedding at the winery, we close the winery early at 6 p.m., and 5 p.m. in October only. Please call if you would like to check closing times.
Bentley Guitar Studios specializes in new, used and hard-to-find vintage gear. Additionally, you can take drum, trumpet, French horn, saxophone, voice, piano, ukulele, guitar, bass mandolin and banjo lessons.
While few of Parkville’s original buildings remain, the Café des Amis is in the town’s oldest business structure (1844). It has housed a bakery, art gallery, furniture store, dentist, and funeral parlor.
Ten years ago, the upper floor became home to one of the Kansas City area's most romantic and authentic French restaurants, Café des Amis. Owned by Champagne native Ingrid and Guillaume Hanriot, the bistro is known for its great food created by Ingrid, and the genuinely French and warm hospitality of Guillaume.
Our goal is to provide you with an authentic Italian dining experience each time you dine with us. In Italian culture, food and drink are the driving factors in the social and family experience. We put our heart and soul into each meal we prepare here and we love to hear what you think. Please fill out our contact form and tell us how we can better serve you. Every customer is family at Cafe Italia. Our family is first and second generation Italian American. Our heritage is laced in a rich culture of food and wine. Most of the family hails from Sicily, the southernmost state in Italy. The food we bring to you at Cafe Italia strongly represents this Sicilian influence, especially in the rich red sauces and spicy pasta dishes we serve. We hope you enjoy our culture and our family.
Professional artist Cathy Kline showcases her works, including fine art and murals, and offers classes at this location.
Vintage, new and re-purposed. Home decor, furniture, antiques and collectibles.
If you're looking for that first vintage watch or just adding to your collection of watches, Cool Vintage Watches will have that special "Piece of Time." Pleased to offer a fantastic array of watches dating from the 1900's through today. Dealing in rare and unique watches since 1997.
We carry antique furniture and art; new art; handcrafted bags and home accessories; jewelry; bath and body products; and some fair trade products. Visit us at our awesome new little shop in historic downtown Parkville. Art, antiques and gifts: from our heart to your home!
Florilegium specializes in yarns, fibers, needleart and antiques with a decidedly floral bent. Our stock ranges from hundreds of yarns, ribbons and fibers to antique buttons, laces, trims, beads, crystals and needlepoint. For needle workers and quilters, we carry silks, wool, unusual threads and beads, our own line of hand-dyed silk ribbon, silk-ribbon embroidery, and beaded silk tassel kits, plus one-of-a-kind needlepoint canvases and kits. There are antique ribbons, trims, beadwork, embroideries, lace and buttons to add a unique touch to any handmade piece.
Home of fine Italian dining in Historic Downtown Parkville. We are a small restaurant and take great pride in personally creating each dish to our customer's wishes. Sample from our widely varied menu; fine wines available.
The French Bee Bakery specializes in extraordinary corporate boxed lunches, mouth-watering pastries and sweets, and decadent cakes & tarts. The mission of The French Bee Bakery is to deliver an elegant and delicious food experience. From the best-quality ingredients to the custom designed boxes–we are committed to providing remarkable food, gracious hospitality and a keen attention to detail.
Whether it is a specialty box of our sweet cream scones for a business breakfast, a boxed lunch of savory sandwiches for a corporate meeting, or a gift of our signature lemon shortbread cookies for company clients, The French Bee Bakery can accommodate your needs. If you want a charming array of scrumptious sweets for a wedding or baby shower, a selection of seasoned salads for a book club luncheon or a fresh fruit tart for a hostess gift, The French Bee Bakery can deliver!
Based in Parkville, Missouri, The French Bee Bakery delivers its beautifully prepared and presented food in the Greater Kansas City area.
Since 2004, we have provided the tools you need to explore and understand your world. H.M.S. Beagle stocks a wide variety of scientific and science-related goods, as well as select educational toys. Whatever your science interest, H.M.S. Beagle has a wealth of information available to you, and a knowledgeable staff that can help to answer your questions.
At the retail store in Parkville, we carry telescopes and microscopes, chemistry sets and laboratory glassware, minerals and fossils, rocketry supplies, popular science and reference books, books for children, and much more.
In addition to our retail stocks, we host a number of educational activities, including a regular Science Club meeting for students in kindergarten through the eighth grade. We also host a number of events and workshops at the store, including October's Rocket Science Day, fossil leaf digs, and monthly Star Parties (in season, April through October, weather permitting).
Conveniently accessible to all that Kansas City has to offer, our hotel is the perfect location to Kansas City’s attractions and destination areas. The Zona Rosa Shopping and Entertainment District is 1 mile south. Downtown Kansas City is only a 15 minute drive including the Power & Light District, Sprint Center, Kauffman Center and the Convention Center. Plus, the hotel is a short drive to the KCI Expo Center; Worlds of Fun; Kauffman Stadium; Arrowhead Stadium; the Kansas City Zoo and the Kansas Speedway.
Whether in town for business or pleasure, our hotel offers modern comfort with a feeling of home. Start your day with a complimentary hot breakfast and enjoy a plethora of nicely appointed amenities including wired and wireless high-speed Internet, microwaves and refrigerators in all guestrooms. The hotel is equipped with an indoor heated pool and spa, fitness center, business center, guest laundry, meeting space and Jacuzzi suites are available.
The Holiday Inn KCI Airport is two miles from the Kansas City International Airport and offers complimentary transfers. Concierge Lounge, on our sixth floor, offers lounging and dining areas, and a private business center. Kem’s Restaurant and Lounge serves breakfast, dinner and room service daily.
We offer complimentary guest parking with more than 900 spots to choose from, and a 12-foot 5-inch porte-cochere. Our indoor heated pool and outdoor sun deck allow guests areas in which they can relax.
We offer fresh morning coffee, complimentary copies of USA Today, and a 24-hour cardio fitness center. We also offer high-speed Internet access and our 24-hour business center. There's a complimentary shuttle for guests, taking you to work or play, within a five-mile hotel radius. We offer same-day valet dry cleaning and there's a coin-operated laundry on-site. Vending is available on each floor, located behind glass doors to help ensure quiet floors. We have a 24-hour convenience store for guests who may have forgotten an essential item or who are in need of a quick snack.
An energetic city forged by a rich history, Kansas City is brimming with activities to keep you entertained—eclectic cuisine, swinging jazz, one-of-a-kind museums, a thriving arts scene and fantastic shopping. Part of the city’s charm lies in its impressive network of parks and boulevards and of course, exquisite fountains.
The world-renowned jazz legacy continues today in clubs throughout the city. For barbecue lovers, the city’s signature food can be found at more than 100 barbecue establishments, but visitors also delight in restaurants of every ethnic origin. Pack your bags and discover something unique and unexpected in Kansas City.
Antiques, vintage, old and re-purposed are our favorite types of merchandise. Furniture is abundant, with accents of shabby chic, and primitive, along with painted items. The unusual, glass, collectibles, elegant decorator items, books, and one of the ladies' favorites, jewelry, can be found though out the store. But one of the things we are very proud to feature is Gallery Art.
La Bottega Vintage Shop has 6000 square feet of great stuff! We are open 7 days a week in downtown Parkville, MO. You can find a great variety of things, including furniture, jewelry, glass, pottery, toys. gifts; you name it...we have it.
Main Street Inn Bed and Breakfast offers three unique guestrooms, plus a private-home rental, and is located just three blocks from the unique shops, restaurants and galleries of downtown Parkville.
The rooms - Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Merlot - have private baths; two rooms have two-person, jetted tubs. Relax on our large front porch and enjoy our made-in-house breakfast.
The Carriage House features a large bedroom with king-size bed, living room, kitchenette, and a large porch overlooking Main Street. Call to make reservations.
The museum is truly a one-of-a-kind. It is located in the former Bank of Weston building in historic downtown Weston, MO. The museum exhibits the world's largest collection of woven silk tapestries (over 300) produced 200 years ago on punch card mechanical looms. This process was the first to utilize the same punch card technology that would eventually lead into the invention of the modern-day computer.
The museum preserves and shares the history of this long-lost and largely forgotten guild. Every tapestry in the collection is a digitized copy of an original painting by one of over 85 different Master Artists from the 19th and 20th centuries, including Francisco Goya, Mariano Alonzo Perez, Rembrandt, Raphael, Guido Reni and Elizabeth Sonrel. The collection also serves as the only evidence of many paintings that have either been lost over time, or altogether unknown.
The museum also boasts an impressive art research library with the Grove Art Dictionary, E. Benezil-"Dictionnaires des Peintres, Sculptures, Dessinateus, et Graveurs", Propylaen Kunstqeschichte, and "The Art Galleries of Erope", as well as many rare books over 100 years old.
Northland Exposure Artists' Gallery is an artist-owned and managed fine art gallery located just north of Kansas City in downtown Parkville.
We offer a variety of artistic expression and media, including: oil, acrylic, pastel and watercolor painting; a variety of mixed media and drawings; sculpture; handcrafted jewelry; photography; pottery and artistic gourds; stained glass; mosaics; and fiber art.
New artwork is continually introduced throughout the gallery, adding to the gallery's freshness and diversity. All of our artists live in the greater Kansas City area and work a few hours each month at the gallery, giving patrons an opportunity to visit with them about their work.
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The Parkville Antique Mall has an unlimited variety of merchandise; antiques are our foundation, enhanced with the beautiful and unusual. From antique furniture, vintage, retro and new merchandise; wares are offered by more than 40 individual dealers in our two-floor showroom.
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