Tag: South Kansas City

Patio’s Are Open in Martin City!
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Patio’s Are Open in Martin City!

Spring weather is on its way back, which means Martin City restaurants are opening their patios! Enjoy the following outdoor dining options in Martin City… Martin City Brewing Company 500 East 135th Street, Kansas City, MO 64145 (816) 268-2222 Martin City Brewing Company Martin City Brewing Company offers two different locations to enjoy a meal...

How The Local Library Is Helping Small Businesses
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How The Local Library Is Helping Small Businesses

Many people think the local public library is great for kids and seniors but most of them don’t realize the important role it plays in the lives of small business owners and entrepreneurs. In addition to books and multimedia on creating and running a business, local public libraries often offer space for meetings and training, giving...

Welcome, MC Crossfit!
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Welcome, MC Crossfit!

Friday, May 12th, members of the Martin City Community Improvement District and the South Kansas City Chamber of Commerce officially welcomed MC Crossfit to Martin City! MC Crossfit held an Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at their new location at 201 West 135th Street and we were excited to have Kansas City’s 6th District Council members, Scott...

2017 Irishpalooza Wrap-Up!
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2017 Irishpalooza Wrap-Up!

The 30th Annual Irishpalooza St. Patrick’s festivities in Martin City kicked off Sunday, March 12th following the 5th annual Whiskey Run 5k race. It was a CHILLY day, to say the least, but thankfully, the weather didn’t stop people from coming out to play! After the early morning race, it went to the dogs… the...

Irishpalooza To Host The Elders Band In March – FREE Concert!
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Irishpalooza To Host The Elders Band In March – FREE Concert!

BIG NEWS for Irishpalooza’s 30th Anniversary Celebration! Thanks to our first ever Concert Presenting Sponsor, Fishtech, The Elders will have a FREE concert in Martin City immediately following the St. Patrick’s Parade on Sunday, March 12th (3:30pm). The concert will be held under the main Irishpalooza event tent at 400 E. 135th Street in between RC’s Restaurant...

Congratulations to #KCCornerstone Finalists MMC Contractors and Fishtech!
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Congratulations to #KCCornerstone Finalists MMC Contractors and Fishtech!

We are honored to once again have a few of our Martin City businesses recognized as Cornerstone Finalists by the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri. Congratulations to MMC Contractors and Fishtech for making the 2017 Finalist list! We are proud to have these two incredibly valuable companies in Martin City, and especially appreciate...

Martin City Businesses Prepare For Irishpalooza!
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Martin City Businesses Prepare For Irishpalooza!

The 30th Anniversary of Irishpalooza is just around the corner and Martin City businesses have been busy making preparations for the March 12th event. Whether they are Irishpalooza sponsors or they’ve entered a float in the parade, our local businesses are coming out with a bang to support our Martin City community. Grade-A-Tree Care has plans...

Winter has arrived in Martin City!
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Winter has arrived in Martin City!

There’s no such thing as bad weather in Martin City! Whether you want to be toasty warm somewhere indoors or out and about enduring cold temperatures, we’ve got something for everyone in Martin City. Here are a few ideas to get you started: Play Beach Volleyball in A heated air dome! Volleyball Beach welcomes “winter digs”...

Time to Winterize your car!
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Time to Winterize your car!

Greetings Kansas City motorists. Great news! The folks over at Firestone Complete Auto Care in Martin City have offered a few tips to help you keep your car running smoothly during the cold weather months. Here are the essentials: 1. Winterize Your Engine Oil  The oil in your engine changes depending on how hot or cold...

Does Santa Exist at Bailey Bros. Building and Loan in Martin City?
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Does Santa Exist at Bailey Bros. Building and Loan in Martin City?

Story told by the building’s current owner, Patrick J. Cocherl Jr. As I was standing in the current rendition of the Martin City State Bank 4 years ago, wondering what I was going to do with the place when it dawned on me. I was staring at sheetrock, old carpeting, and a tattered drop ceiling...