Best Special Events in Kansas City
No matter how or what you choose to celebrate, Kansas City's special events are can't-miss experiences.
Favorite Family Festival
Winner: Kansas City Irish Fest
Runners Up: Kansas City Renaissance Festival, Ethnic Enrichment Festival
Favorite Music Festival
Runners Up: Middle of the Map Festival, Buzz Beach Ball
Favorite Beer Festival
Winner: KC Oktoberfest at Crown Center
Runners Up: Boulevardia, KC Beer Fest
Favorite Art Festival
Winner: Plaza Art Fair
Runners Up: First Fridays in the Crossroads Arts District, Brookside Art Annual
Thousands of votes were cast to help decide the winners of the 2019 Visitors’ Choice Awards, where visitors selected their favorites in Food & Drink, Arts & Entertainment, Attractions, Sports & Recreation, Special Events, Shopping, Accommodations, and Overall Best of Kansas City.