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Upcoming Events

Join us at an upcoming event to have fun with friends while making a difference in the lives of local children and families.

Open House

Open House for 501c Day

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Join us in celebrating 501c Day with an opportunity to tour The Children’s Place and learn more about the work we do as Kansas City’s Place for children’s mental health. All are welcome to join us for one part or more of this exciting afternoon. Please feel free to bring a friend!

Signature Event

The Gratitude Bruncheon

Thursday, June 6, 2024

Our annual Gratitude Bruncheon celebrates the passionate community of people who give generously for our mission each year. The Gratitude Bruncheon features a series of awards honoring just some of the many people who have made a difference for The Children’s Place in the last year, through volunteering, philanthropy, community impact and more.

Third Party Event

Cigars & Pars

Monday, July 22, 2024

The Children’s Place is proud to be the beneficiary of the Second Annual Cigars & Pars Golf Classic, taking place at the Schoal Creek Golf Course on July 22, 2024.

Signature Event

Taste at The Place

Thursday, September 12, 2024

New name, same great event! Brews & Bites is taking on a new look next year as Taste at the Place! Taste the best that Kansas City has to offer, with samples from local restaurants, food trucks, breweries, distilleries, coffee shops and more at this special event outside The Children’s Place. 

All of your favorite parts of Brews & Bites will stay the same, including samples from food and drink vendors, live music, celebrity bartending from our new class of Tastemakers and more, with this new name better encompassing the breadth of vendors at our event.

Third Party Event

Fore The Kids Annual Golf Tournament

Monday, October 7, 2024

The Children’s Place is proud to be a longtime beneficiary of Fore The Kids Foundation’s Annual Golf Tournament.

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Ongoing Opportunity

Tour The Children’s Place

The Children’s Place, 6401 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64131

We love the opportunity to show off our award-winning building and tell others about the healing that takes place here. If you are interested in scheduling a tour of our space, please contact Polly Howard at

The Children’s Place is committed to being a Place for all. To learn more about event accessibility or request accommodations, please contact Denton Williams, Special Events Manager, at 816.363.1898 or