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.

KC Bier Co

KC Bier Co. Give Back Night

Thursday, June 8, 2023 | 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Kansas City Bier Company, 310 W. 79th St., Kansas City, MO

Enjoy a delicious beer while giving back to The Children’s Place! KC Bier Co. is donating $1 to The Children’s Place for every bier purchased. Grab a friend and enjoy a fun night while making a difference.

Mural Unveiling

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. with remarks at 5 p.m.

The Clymer Family Playground at The Children's Place

6401 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64131

Join us for a happy hour event unveiling the new mural overlooking our playground! Friends of The Children’s Place are invited to enjoy beverages and light bites under the backdrop of our new mural, with the opportunity to meet and mingle with Hallmark artist Matt Kesler, who designed the mural.

Pickle Ball

Pickleball Tournament

Wednesday, June 28, 2023 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Chicken N Pickle, 1761 Burlington St., North Kansas City, MO 64116

Step on up to the net for a fun Pickleball Tournament at Chicken N Pickle! Grab a partner and register your team for this lively night of pickleball, with all proceeds going directly to The Children’s Place to help young children who are healing from traumatic events.

The Gratitude Bruncheon

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Celebrate the work of The Children’s Place and the passionate community of people who tirelessly work for local children! During this special award Bruncheon, enjoy a mission-focused program as we honor our most dedicated supporters and volunteers of the year. 

Brews & Bites

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Join The Children’s Place and the Young Ambassador Board for one of the best happy hour fundraising events of the season: Brews & Bites!

Save the date for this beloved outdoor party, with delicious samples of local food and beverages while spending time with friends. 

Capital Campaign

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

Party for The Place

April 2024

Under the gleam of the disco ball, more than 700 friends of The Children’s Place danced the night away at the unforgettable Party for The Place: Studio 45 on April 1, 2023.

More importantly, this event raised crucial support for The Children’s Place to be able to walk alongside young children and families who are healing from life’s deepest hurts. Thank you to all who gave so generously to make this impact possible.

Stay tuned for details on Party for The Place 2024!

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