Kids of all ages enjoyed getting up close and personal at the 3rd Annual Touch-A-Truck at the Overland Park Convention Center on Sunday, June 24. 2012.
Join KCPT and award-winning designer, gardening and lifestyle expert, P. Allen Smith for a morning event at Suburban Lawn & Garden or a luncheon at Webster House where he’ll share his thoughts on gardening, design, lifestyle and sustainable living on Saturday, September 8.
Our thanks to these great sponsors of A Day With P. Allen Smith:
More information about morning event sponsor Suburban Lawn & Garden
Doug Frost, KCPT’s food and wine expert, hosts a series of events during The Paris of the Plains Cocktail Festival, August 23 – 27, 2012. The festival culminates on August 27, from 6-9 pm, with a Gala at The American Restaurant. Featuring live music, food prepared by Chef Debbie Gold, and artisanal cocktail tasting stations where guests can vote for their favorites. Celebrate the end of the festival with the announcement of the first annual Washington Cup Spirits Competition winners!
Proceeds benefit KCPT. On line reservations close at noon on Aug. 27. Walk-ups will be welcome for $100 per person beginning at 6 pm at the check-in table at The American Restaurant. Call 816-398-4259 for more information.
Start revving your engines because it’s time for the 3rd Annual Touch-a-Truck! Join KCPT June 24, 2012 from 11am-4pm at the Overland Park Convention Center for this family-friendly, fun, hands-on, and educational event for kids of all ages. Stop by to see and TOUCH your favorite trucks up close! Don’t forget the camera!
Entry is FREE with two non-perishable food donations – one for each hand!
The first 200 families through the door will receive gift bags.
Some of this year’s trucks and attractions include:
KCPT Mobile Production Trailer
OP Fire vehicles
OP Police vehicles
John Deere Combine, Tractor & Cab
Deffenbaugh Recycling Truck
Carter Energy Trailer
Turner Dump Truck & backhoes
Santa Fe Tow Service truck
Deanna Rose farmstead goats
Southwest Dairy Farmers mobile dairy classroom with betsy the cow!