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The Lee’s Summit Symphony opens its 17th season on Saturday, Sept. 21 with “Intergalactic Reunion: A Return to the Mothership.” The concert will feature space-themed music and video settings.
Summit Christian Academy sophomore Hudson Harris will be starring in the upcoming movie, “The Favorite.” The film stars John Schneider and Tyron Woodley (UFC Welterweight Champion), and is the story of the Bernard brothers, Luke and Benjamin, who both seek to be their father’s favorite son. After a tragic accident, one brother fights for his life and everyone is left praying for a miracle. In the end, the family finds both physical and spiritual renewal.
A local resident is putting on his helmet and encouraging bikers and community members to take a ride for a local charity. Robert Buchanan, a Lee’s Summit resident and military veteran, is organizing the Saturday, Aug. 31 Ride for Lee’s Summit, a 100-mile bike ride spanning from Lee’s Summit to Pleasant Hill, Lexington, north of Oak Grove and finishing at Fringe Beerworks in downtown Lee’s Summit.
The building that once poured PBR and partied near the pool table will now feature Venezuelan Parilla, empenadas and drinks of passion fruit and Tamarindo.
Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street & Local Foundry garner awards at statewide conference.
The City of Lee’s Summit is inviting the public to a Community Art Day from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 3 at Lee’s Summit City Hall Plaza, 220 SE Green St.
Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation (LSPR) is adding pop up art to some of their parks. However, patrons will only be able to see this art when the trails and sidewalks are wet. Our empowerment and inspirational art movement is in partnership with Lee’s Summit CARES and artist Jamie Lyon of InJoy, LLC.
A unique and popular opportunity for area entrepreneurs is returning as Velocity Lee’s Summit has set its Pitch Pub Crawl on July 18. The event will offer entrepreneurs the opportunity to win $4,000 and a new partnership with Venture 360 that will directly connect entrepreneurs with potential investors.
Furry friends will be the featured event at one downtown Lee's Summit Fourth Friday spot June 28. Art for the Paws will be held at Budget Blinds of Lee’s Summit, 239 SE Main St., and will benefit the four-legged friends in need at KC Pet Project.
As July 4th approaches, thoughts turn to outdoor events and of course fireworks. Make sure your Independence Day activities do not turn tragic by following some simple rules and safety guidelines.