Learn about area development at the Economic Development Summit Saturday, Dec 1st

2018 Economic Development SummitThe 5th Annual SKCA Economic Development Summit is Saturday, December 1st from 8-1:30 at Avila University. Join SKCA, Southtown, Brookside, Troost and other partners to learn about the big new development projects underway in south Kansas City and hear from some of our successful new small business owners. Learn from successful area businesses, attend break out sessions with useful tips and more. The event is free and includes complimentary continental breakfast and lunch. Registration required.

32nd Annual Southtown Awards Luncheon - Friday, Oct. 19th

2018-Southtown-Awards-October-19thCelebrate the accomplishments and contributions area businesses, institutions, organizations, neighborhoods and community leaders make through Southtown at the 32nd Annual Southtown Awards Luncheon, Friday, October 19th from 11 am to 1 pm. Tickets on sale now! Know someone deserving? Nominate them. click below for more information.

4 tips for a safe & fun 4th of July

July 4th is a time of celebration- backyard grilling, neighborhood gatherings, fireworks displays. Unfortunately, July is also peak month for grill fires, and every year, an estimated 11,000 people are treated for injuries related to fireworks. Also, more pets go missing on the Fourth of July than any other day of the year. Click below for safety tips from the Jackson County Sheriff.

Southtown Showcase - Wednesday, May 9th - 5:30 to 7:30 pm

2018-Southtown-Showcase-After-Hours-Business-Exchange-May-9th-2018Join the 2018 Southtown Showcase to sample local food and drinks, meet others, win prizes and have fun! This fun event showcases local restaurants, food and drink vendors, businesses and organizations from across South Central KC, Brookside, Troost, University District, Waldo & the surrounding areas. This annual after-hour event is a great way to showcase your business by attending, donating, or being a vendor or sponsor!