July Prairiefire happenings: Summer Music Series, Crunch and Brunch, Creative Camp and more

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 26, 2019) – Prairiefire, located at 135th street in Overland Park, is ramping up summer with a full calendar of events to look forward to!

July events include:


Commerce Bank Summer Music Series – Every Thursday from 7 – 10 p.m.

Commerce Bank presents Summer Music Series at Prairefire is back! Guests can enjoy guests can enjoy free outdoor concerts by local artists every Thursday evening from 7 – 10pm. To view the full concert schedule, please visit


Toddler Tuesday at Fat Brain Toys – July 2nd from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Explore the ocean with Fat Brain Toys and Museum at Prairiefire. Fat Brain Toys will have a sensory bin filled with sand and unique seashells to find, a real-life ocean creature for the toddlers to meet, plus a fun story and a snack. For more information, please visit


Wine Down Wednesday and Live Music at Coco Bolos – July 10th and 17th at 7 p.m.

Join Coco Bolos for Wine Down Wednesday and live acoustic music by talented, local artist Alex Lahasky. Music starts at 7 p.m. and guests can enjoy half price select glasses and bottles of wine all day long plus reverse happy hour specials from 9 p.m. – close. For more information, please visit

Evening of Opera at Eva Reynolds Fine Arts Gallery – July 10th from 6 – 8 p.m.

Join Eva Reynolds Fine Arts gallery on Wednesday, July 10th for a night of “Art and Arias”, a Wednesday series of Opera events in partnership with the KC Lyric Opera Guild. The evening will feature musician Sarah Tannehill Anderson. Admission is free and includes light bites and refreshments. For more information, please visit


Crunch and Brunch at Pinstripes – July 14th from 9 – 10 a.m.

Join Pinstripes on July 14th for an energizing Burn Boot Camp class and stay for bottomless brunch.   Tickets are $5 and include a complimentary mimosa (21+) and $5 off Pinstripes bottomless brunch buffet. Brunch reservations are strongly encouraged. For more information, and to register, please visit


Creative Camp at Museum at Prairiefire – July 16 – 19th from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Join the Museum at Prairiefire for an Art and Nature Creative Camp with artist and Kaleidoscope educator Noreen Dupriest. Each day will focus on a different topic: Conservation, Nature and Science. Kids ages 5 – 13 can be creative, have fun and feel good about their own unique ideas. Camp runs July 16 – 19 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Guests can attend all 3 days or just 1. This camp is free for Museum at Prairiefire members. $10 for non-members. Please call or email to register at (913) 333-3551 or

Science Happy Hour with the COSMOSPHERE + Apollo 11: Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing – July 17th from 5:30 – 7 p.m.

Join Museum at Prairiefire for its Science Happy Hour with President and CEO of Cosmosphere, Jim Remar. On July 20, 1969, The Eagle touched down on Tranquility Base. That momentous achievement, which today is considered one of the greatest known to humankind, fulfilled an objective set forth by President Kennedy in 1961. Remar’s presentation will allow guests to relive the journey that captured the collective attention of people across the globe and won a race that began twelve years prior. Drinks and light appetizers are provided with ticket purchase, followed by a Q&A. For more information, please visit

Fruit Friends Launch Party at Fat Brain Toys – July 23rd from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Join Fat Brain Toys for its Toddler Tuesday event on July 23rd. Children can enjoy music therapy and enrichment by Stepping Stones KC and be the first to play with Fat Brain’s brand new toy, Fruit Friends, which was developed with the help of Children’s Mercy Hospital. For more information, please visit

REI Garage Sale –July 27th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Join REI for its members-only Garage Sale where you can score incredible deals on gently used gear. Garage sale is in-store only and quantities are limited. You must be a member of the Co-Op to purchase garage sale items. You can become a member online at or in-store that day. For additional information, please visit


For a full list of events, please visit  

About Prairiefire

Prairiefire is 60-acre mixed-use development located at 135th street in Overland Park. The 700,00 square foot development is home to living, retail, dining, entertainment, a natural history museum and more. To learn more about Prairiefire, visit or call (913) 647-5160. “Like” Prairiefire on Facebook (, follow on Twitter (@PrairiefireOP) and follow on Instagram (@PrairiefireOP).