EVENT DATE : August 23, 6:00PM
Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens 8909 W. 179th St. Overland Park

Join us at the Arboretum and Botanical Gardens for Wine Tasting on the Terrace, with delicious wine and tasty appetizers featuring regional vintners, and their locally produced wines. This pleasant and enriching evening will be a delight. You may learn a little about how wine is grown and blended. Registration is required $35 katharine.garrison@opkansas.org  arfop.donorshops.com

EVENT DATE : August 25, 10:00AM
Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park

Children ages 3-6 will bike, run and go down an inflatable slide on their way to the finish line! Cost is $5 to participate but save $2 by registering online.

EVENT DATE : September 8, 8:00AM
5935 Beverly Ave, Mission KS 66202

The 2nd annual Independence Walk to benefit the Mission Projects two-mile fun walk. Fee $20 in advance or $25 cash only at the event. Check-in starts 8 a.m. at Beverly Park , 5935 Beverly Avenue, Mission, KS. Walk begins at 8:45 a.m. T-shirts provided and prizes. Proceeds support transportation services that assist Mission Project participants in employment. Register online www.independencewalk.org.

EVENT DATE : September 8, 9:00AM
Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park, Lenexa

To honor Lenexa's history as the "Spinach Capital of the World," this festival offers live music, numerous kids activities and competitions, antique and craft shopping and, of course, a spinach recipe contest.

EVENT DATE : September 8, 11:00AM
Shatto Milk Company 9406 N Highway 33, Osborn, Missouri

We invite you, your family, and friends to our annual customer appreciation event and to help us celebrate the 15th anniversary of Shatto Milk Company. Tickets are free, 1 ticket per car no matter the number attending. Enjoy a tour of the the farm, pet the baby calves, view the cheese making process, take a hayride and sample Shatto products.  

EVENT DATE : September 8, 3:00PM
7700 Mission Road

Admission is only $5 (under age 18 is free). Food trucks, drinks, beer, and wine available at the event. Please, no pets or coolers. Musicians include SME Blue Knights and Friends, Victor & Penny, The Kessler-Embry Conspiracy, The Enormous Guitar Project, Molly Hammer Quintet and Logan Richardson.  

EVENT DATE : September 22, 4:30PM
Lenexa Civic Campus, 87th Street Parkway & Penrose Lane

Come out to Lenexa City Center to sample what the metro's best food trucks have to offer. Our Food Truck Frenzy events draw thousands of hungry folks!

EVENT DATE : September 22, 6:00PM
KC Wine Company 13875 Gardner Road, Olathe

Fall in love with Autumn with our KC Wine Co Cider Doughnut Fest! Stop by the vineyard for delicious wines grown right here in the heartland and Free homemade apple cider doughnuts (while supplies last)!  

EVENT DATE : September 28, 10:00AM
pin Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead 13800 Switzer Rd, Overland Park

September 28-31 Join us for the 20th annual Pumpkin Hollow, consistently rated as one of the top five pumpkin patches in the area. All inclusive in the ticket price, children can hop aboard the Pumpkin Hollow Express - a barrel train, pulled by a John Deere tractor, get lost in the maze, climb a hay pyramid, slide down the giant hay slide and choose a pumpkin to take home.  

EVENT DATE : September 29, 7:00AM
Downtown Overland Park

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

EVENT DATE : September 29, 10:00AM
5100 Ararat Dr, KCMO 64129

Shop till you drop! Gather your shopping squad together for a fun-filled day of shopping, prizes and live entertainment! Shop for clothing, jewelry, health and wellness items, unique gifts, handmade crafts, pet supplies, and more while you support local businesses and the Shriners’ Hospitals and LOSNA Special Projects. Admission $5 / Lunch $10 

EVENT DATE : October 1, 11:00AM
14695 S. Inverness St.

Fundraiser at Prairie Highlands on Oct. 1, 2018 for The Mission Project and Mission Project 2 helps support health programs. Based in Mission, Kan., the organizations enable capable adults with developmental or cognitive disabilities to live independently and safely in community with individualized support. Sponsorships available. For more info email info@themissionproject.org or call (913) 777-6722.