Parkville Days

Parkville Days

One of downtown Parkville’s biggest festivals, the annual Parkville Days offers great family entertainment and fun in historic downtown Parkville.

Admission is free and guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs to enjoy a relaxing day at English Landing Park.

Carnival • Arts & Crafts • Family Entertainment • Food • Live Music • Beer Garden • Bargains on the Bricks • Parade

Everyone is encouraged to use the free parking at Park University and Platte Landing Park. Alcohol will be available at the festival; but cannot be taken out of the festival grounds. Outside alcohol will not be allowed into the festival. Handicap parking is available at the BankLiberty parking lot.

Click here to Volunteer at Parkville Days

Parkville Days Vendor Packet – 2017
Parkville Days Parade Application – 2017
Parkville Days Sponsor Invite and Form – 2017

3 big days of fun for all!

Free Admission

Be sure to check out the “Bargain on the Bricks” Sidewalk Sale on Main Street

Schedule of Events

  • Friday, August 18th
  • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM: Evans Midland Empire Carnival, Wristband Special 6 – 10 pm $25
  • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM: Helicopter Rides (Bill Grigsby Baseball Field)
  • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM: Food, Art & Crafts, Retail & Commercial Vendors, Bow Blast, Pony Rides
  • 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM: Beer Garden
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM: Joey & Ashleigh Duo (Pocket Park on Main Street)
  • Saturday, August 19th
  • 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM: American Legion Pancake Breakfast
  • 10:00 AM: Parkville Days Parade (63rd St. & Hwy 9 to historic downtown Parkville)
  • 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM: Food, Art & Crafts, Retail & Commercial Vendors, Bow Blast, Pony Rides
  • 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM: Evans Midland Empire Carnival, Wristband Special 11 am – 5 pm $25, and 5 – 10 pm $25
  • 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM: Helicopter Rides (Bill Grigsby Baseball Field)
  • 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM: Beer Garden
  • 2:00 PM: Quinn Harvey (Pocket Park on Main Street)
  • 4:00 PM: The Country Duo (Pocket Park on Main Street)
  • 6:30 PM: Joel Gordon Trio (Pocket Park on Main Street)
  • Sunday, August 20th
  • 7:00 AM: 5k/10k River Run, hosted by the Parkville Chamber of Commerce
  • 9:00 AM: Yoga session with Om Prana Yoga (Free)
  • 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM: Evans Midland Empire Carnival, Wristband Special 11 am – 5 pm $25
  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Food, Art & Crafts, Retail & Commercial Vendors, Bow Blast, Pony Rides
  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Helicopter Rides (Bill Grigsby Baseball Field)
  • 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Beer Garden
  • 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM: Park University Parkville Campus, Alumni Hall: Eclipsing Park University: A Conversation with Dr. Lynn Bondurant ’61, Retired NASA Educational Programs Officer; RSVP: www.park.edu/eclipse/

Main Stage Schedule

  • Friday, August 18th
  • 6:00 PM: Crystal Rose
  • 7:30 PM: Momma’s Boy
  • 9:00 PM: Allied Saints
  • Saturday, August 19th
  • 12:00 PM: "Solar Eclipse Extravaganza" with Mad Science
  • 1:00 PM: Pride KC Martial Arts
  • 1:30 PM: Starlight Stars of Tomorrow
  • 2:00 PM: KiCK Martial Arts
  • 2:30 PM: "Solar Eclipse Extravaganza" with Mad Science
  • 3:30 PM: Joey & Ashleigh Duo
  • 4:30 PM: School of Rock
  • 5:30 PM: Skip Hawkins Band
  • 7:00 PM: Three Drink Minimum
  • 8:30 PM: Cherry Bomb
  • Sunday, August 20th
  • 1:00 PM: Oxford Remedy
  • 3:00 PM: KiCK Martial Arts

Map & Directions

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Many thanks!

Main Street Parkville Association (PCDC, 501c3) wishes to recognize those who have made our festivals possible through their generous contributions of time, talent, services and funding.  Thank you! Without you, we couldn’t have done it.