Kansas City's Big Picnic 2017 - Kansas City Events

Kansas City’s Big Picnic 2017

bigpic14Sunday, July 23, 2017
4-8 p.m.
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park and Theis Park, Between Oak and Rockhill on Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd.
(Cleaver II Blvd. will be closed  from 2-9 p.m.; details below)

Celebrate National Park and Recreation month and KC Parks 125th anniversary as we join with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art to host the biggest picnic the region has ever seen!  The Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park and Theis Park will be linked to become a giant space for Kansas City to come together for an evening of fun.  Pack your own picnic or grab dinner from an on-site food truck! Rain or shine; no grills, no stakes, no tenting. 

#KCBigPicnic Highlights:

Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. from Oak Street to Rockhill Road will be closed for the Big Picnic from 2-9 p.m.
DETOUR: From the East-south on Rockhill Road to Volker to Oak Street; from the West-south on Oak Street to Volker to Rockhill Road


  1. Theis Park