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Kansas City Originals inaugural Red, Dine & Blue dining event will honor and remember victims of 9/11

Restaurants and eateries throughout the metro will participate in dining event on Sept. 11, 2018 and donate 10 percent of sales to local nonprofit HeroFundUSA

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (August 6, 2018) – The Kansas City Originals, the metro’s nonprofit independent restaurant association, is pleased to announce its inaugural Red, Dine & Blue dining event on Tuesday, Sept. 11, as a way to honor and remember the victims of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The event will feature an array of restaurants and eateries throughout the metro area that will donate 10 percent of sales on Sept. 11, 2018 to the Red, Dine & Blue beneficiary, local nonprofit HeroFundUSA. Currently, 52 restaurants and eateries are registered to participate.

 

HeroFundUSA provides support and services to first responders and their families throughout Missouri and Kansas regardless of department size and locale, including safety equipment for first responders and financial support to their families in times of line-of-duty critical injury or loss of life. Its mission also includes an aggressive public awareness campaign to inform its members and the public of the needs of local heroes - firefighters, EMS personnel, police officers and others throughout Missouri and Kansas.


Restaurants, eateries, cafes and other food service businesses in the Kansas City regional area that wish to participate in the Dine, Red & Blue dining event, may register at http://bit.ly/RedDineBlue18-reg.


Participating restaurants (as of August 16, 2018):


Aixois French Restaurant & Coffee Bar

251 E. 55th Street

Kansas City, MO 64113


Brookside Barrio

6227 Brookside Plaza

Kansas City, MO 64113


BurgerFi

11635 Ash Street

Leawood, KS 62211


Café Europa

2976 Gillham Road

Kansas City, MO 64108


Café Europa

323 E. 55th Street

Kansas City, MO 64113


Café Trio

4558 Main Street

Kansas City, MO 64111


Cascone’s Restaurant

3737 N. Oak Trafficway

Kansas City, MO 64416


Charleston’s Restaurant

8817 State Line Road

Kansas City, MO 64114


Charlie Hooper’s Bar & Grille

12 W. 63rd Street

Kansas City, MO 64113


Coach’s Bar and Grille

9089 W. 135th Street

Overland Park, KS 66221


Donutology

1009 Westport Road

Kansas City, MO 64111


Em Chamas Brazilian Grill

6101 NW 63rd Terrace

Kansas City, MO 64151


Fun House Pizza

405 N.W. Blue Parkway

Lee’s Summit, MO 64063


Fun House Pizza

1420 W. 7 Highway

Blue Springs, MO 64014


Hawg Jaw Que & Brew

900 Swift Avenue

North Kansas City, MO 64116


Hereford House

19721 E. Jackson Drive

Independence, MO 64057


Hereford House

5001 Town Center Drive

Leawood, KS 66211


Hereford House

17244 Midland Drive

Shawnee, KS 66217


Hereford House

8661 N. Stoddard Avenue

Kansas City, MO 64153


Hogshead

4743 Pennsylvania Avenue

Kansas City, MO 64112


The Homesteader Café

100 E. 7th Street

Kansas City, MO 64106


The Jacobson

2050 Central Street

Kansas City, MO 64108


Johnny Cascone’s Italian Restaurant

6863 W. 91st Street

Overland Park, KS 66212


Johnny’s Tavern

1175 S. 7 Highway

Blue Springs, MO 64014


La Bodega

703 Southwest Blvd.

Kansas City, MO 64108


La Bodega

4311 W. 119th Street

Leawood, KS 66209


Le Fou Frog

400 E. 5th Street

Kansas City, MO 64106


Lew's Grill & Bar

7539 Wornall Road

Kansas City, MO 64114


Michael Forbes Bar and Grille

128 W. 63rd Street

Kansas City, MO 64113


Nara

1617 Main Street

Kansas City, MO 64108


Pierpont’s at Union Station

30 W. Pershing Road

Kansas City, MO 64108


Redrock Canyon Grill

13505 Metcalf Avenue

Overland Park, KS 66223


The Roasterie Café Drive-Thru

2663 Southwest Blvd.

Kansas City, KS 64108


The Roasterie Café

6223 Brookside Blvd.

Kansas City, MO 64113


The Roasterie Café

1828 Walnut Street, Ste. 102

Kansas City, MO 64108


The Roasterie Café

4511 119th Street

Leawood, KS 66209


The Roasterie Café

4223 Main Street

Kansas City, MO 64111


The Roasterie Café

2250 W. 47th Place

Westwood, KS 66205


The Roasterie Café – Children’s Mercy Hospital

2401 Gillham Road

Kansas City, MO 64108


The Roasterie Café – Lenexa Public Market

8750 Penrose Lane

Lenexa, KS 66219


The Roasterie Factory Café

1204 W. 27th Street

Kansas City, MO 64108


Smitty’s Garage Burger and Beer

8811 State Line Road

Kansas City, MO 64114


Stone Canyon Pizza

8630 N.W. Prairie View Road

Kansas City, MO 64153


Stone Canyon Pizza

15 Main Street

Parkville, MO 64152


Tavernonna Italian Kitchen

106 W. 12th Street

Kansas City, MO 64105


Trezo Mare

4105 N. Mulberry Drive

Kansas City, MO 64116


Tuscono’s

312 S. Hudson Street

Buckner, MO 64016


V’s Italiano Ristorante

10819 E. US Highway 40

Independence, MO 64055


Waldo Pizza

7433 Broadway Street

Kansas City, MO 64114


Waldo Pizza

1543 N.E. Douglas Street

Lee’s Summit, MO 64086


The Well Bar, Grill & Rooftop

7421 Broadway Street

Kansas City, MO 64114


Zocalo

620 W. 48th Street

Kansas City, MO 64112


About Kansas City Originals

As Kansas City’s non-profit independent restaurant association, the Kansas City Originals are local restaurateurs dedicated to sustaining the independent restaurant scene as a fixture of Kansas City’s culture and community. The organization joins together to increase the visibility and viability of locally owned restaurants, so its members can continue to exercise individual creativity and style for guest’s dining pleasure. Kansas City Originals member restaurants support one another and local initiatives and charities, feeding the community that, in turn, supports us. For more information, visit www.kcoriginals.com.

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