Attend the Eat Local & Organic Expo On Sat April 6

Attend the Eat Local & Organic Expo hosted by KC Healthy Kids at Johnson County Community College, 12345 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210 on April 6, 2024 from 9am-3pm.

This is a FREE event. Kick off farmers market season at the Eat Local & Organic Expo! Shop with more than 30 KC Food Circle™ farmers who pledge to meet high standards for growing plants and mushrooms, beekeeping and raising animals. Sign up for weekly farm shares, buy transplants for your garden, get the freshest early spring products for your table and bring the kids to this family friendly event.

You can shop with confidence at the Expo because all KC Food Circle™ farmers pledge to meet high standards for growing and producing the goods they sell.  

The Expo is free and open to the public, but we’d love it if you wold let us know you’re coming. When you RSVP with this form, you’ll be automatically entered for a chance to score fantastic local food prizes! Here’s a taste of what you could win:

  • $50 cash to splurge at the expo 
  • Chicken and Pickle Gift Certificate (includes: 60 minutes of court time; Paddle and ball rentals; and 2 appetizers. Total Value = $100)
  • 2 BRKTHROUGH admission passes
  • 2 ROKC day passes with gear included
  • Pinstripes complimentary Weekend Brunch Buffet & Bocce or Bowling for 4 guests
  • Paint Glaze & Fire “Paint Your Art Out” coupon card
  • Topgolf $50 off game play certificate
  • Stay tuned for more!

Food & Drink
Concessions available for purchase from The Chive, Simply Good Café/Market. The farm-to-table cafe, located in Grandview, sources as much locally grown ingredients as possible. Their menu is fresh, made from scratch, vegetable forward, and changes often based on what is coming from our local farmers.

Farm Share
Enjoy a weekly share of the harvest all season when you join a Community Supported Agriculture program. Learn how it works

Start your Garden.
Buy vegetable, flower and native seedlings ready to plant in your own organic garden. 

Shop Local Farms
Find fresh greens & herbs, small-batch artisans, community supported agriculture programs, healthy transplants for your garden, free-range meats and eggs and sustainable wares. Purchase a Weekly

​Bring the Kids.
Kids benefit from local food in endless ways, from knowing where their food comes from to getting to know farmers and feeling a part of an incredible community. And the Kid Zone is fun for kids of all ages and their families. (Young children must be attended by an adult.)​

Ask the Experts 
Starting a garden? Want to be more involved in your food system? Connect with experts in the field at the Eat Local & Organic Expo.
Read Farm Profiles
Read the KC Food Circle Pledges

In partnership with USDA Regional Food Business Centers Program and Beginning Farmer Rancher Development Program.