HISTORIC KANSAS CITY TO HOST THIRD ANNUAL OLD HOUSE EXPO

HISTORIC KANSAS CITY TO HOST THIRD ANNUAL OLD HOUSE EXPO

Old Houe Expo 2017 Advertisment smallHistoric Kansas City and the Young Preservationists, KC are pleased to present the third annual Old House Expo at the Kansas City Museum. This exciting, one-day event is packed with information and networking opportunities for old-house enthusiasts. Tickets begin at $20.00 and are available for sale at eventbrite.com. Additional event details can also be found at historickansascity.org.

The Old House Expo will feature on-site exhibitor booths with contractors, designers, craftsmen, lenders, realtors and nonprofit organizations all specializing in preserving, restoring, and renovating historic homes. Education sessions will include topics such as: window restoration, house maintenance, energy efficiency, chimney and masonry restoration, plaster repair workshop, and several rehabilitation case studies. In addition, Historic Kansas City volunteers will be offering research assistance to allow attendees to learn more about the history of their homes.

This year, Historic Kansas City is thrilled to welcome special guests Tamara Day from Leawood, Kansas and her father, Ward Schraeder, as keynote speakers.  Tamara and Ward are the stars of Little Money Mansions on DIY Network.  Event sponsors include: Kansas City Museum, KC Parks, VisitKC, McCray Lumber and Stewart Title.

About Historic Kansas City and Young Preservationists KC
Historic Kansas City (HKC) is the only greater Kansas City nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of the area’s heritage, neighborhoods and historic built environment. The Young Preservationists KC is an affiliate group of Historic Kansas City that strives to encourage and mobilize young preservationists through service, learning and advocacy.                              ###