Category: Events

Eagles Gymnastics Center Celebrates National Gymnastics Day!
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Eagles Gymnastics Center Celebrates National Gymnastics Day!

National Gymnastics Day was September 19th and Eagles Gymnastics Center in Martin City was front and center in the celebration! They offered a carnival atmosphere for an entire day of gymnastics and parties, along with a photo booth, popcorn machine and a free pizza party (of course the Pizza came from Martin City Pizza and Tap Room!). Approximately 200...

Third Thursday kicked off with The Martin Talks
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Third Thursday kicked off with The Martin Talks

THANK YOU SO MUCH to everyone who helped us kick off our Third Thursday event, The Martin Talks, with KSquared, Katie Van Luchene and Kimberly Winter Stern, at The Martin Event Space on Thursday, June 16th! The Martin City Business and Community Association worked hard to plan this fun event that brought in people from...

Martin City .1K Challenge
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Martin City .1K Challenge

On April 24, 2016, the 5th Annual Martin City .1K Challenge kicked off in the new Martin Event Space, which provided plenty of room for participants to warm up for the big race. The .1K challenge benefits the Mid-America Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to help find a cure for all blood cancers....

Ozanam hosts plant sale in April
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Ozanam hosts plant sale in April

It’s that time of year again to start buying flowers and plants for your garden! This year, why not consider shopping at the “Thyme for Kids” plant sale April 29th and 30th, 2016, at Ozanam right here in Martin City? Ozanam serves hundreds of youth each year. Staff members believe every child deserves to feel special...

2016 Irishpalooza Wrap Up
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2016 Irishpalooza Wrap Up

The 29th Annual Irishpalooza St. Patrick’s festivities in Martin City kicked off Sunday, March 13th following the 4th annual Whiskey Run 5k race. While it was overcast most of the day, the temperature was in the 60’s so it turned out to be a great day! After the race, the furbabies got things started off....

Whiskey Run 5K Wrap-up
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Whiskey Run 5K Wrap-up

BIG Thank you to everyone who came out to participate in the Whiskey Run 5K in Martin City! The day began with the Whiskey Run 5K race in front of KC Running Company at 8:30 a.m, with runners warming up as early as 7:15am. We had over 650 runners this year… so many that it took almost two...

Holiday Lighting – November 3rd Thursday On The Tracks Wrap-Up
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Holiday Lighting – November 3rd Thursday On The Tracks Wrap-Up

Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate Martin City’s “3rd Thursday” on the Tracks, and our 2nd annual holiday lighting event November 19th! Organized by The Martin City Business and Community Association, together with the Martin City CID, the night was filled with holiday cheer and merriment by all. Everyone gathered at the...

3rd Thursday On The Tracks Event Draws Visitors To Martin City
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3rd Thursday On The Tracks Event Draws Visitors To Martin City

A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who came out to support the businesses in Martin City at our first “3rd Thursday” on the Tracks event on September 17th! The Martin City Business and Community Association worked together with the Martin City CID staff in planning this special evening of wine and beer tastings, appetizers, shopping, live...

Get To Know Your 6th District Candidates!
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Get To Know Your 6th District Candidates!

6th In –District City Council Candidates: Due to term limits, on June 23rd,  voters in the six district will cast a vote for an individual to replace John Sharp as the 6th In-District City Council member. The two gentlemen running for the seat are Kevin McManus and Terrence Nash. Here is some background on both candidates. A...

3rd Annual Martin City .1K (Yep, a whole 328 feet!)
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3rd Annual Martin City .1K (Yep, a whole 328 feet!)

Sunday, April 27th, 12:01pm Where: Martin City Brewery, 500 East 135th Street Kansas City, MO Out of shape from the winter months? That’s okay!  Anyone can “compete “in our .1K race. All you have to do is make it 328 feet! Costumes, trophies, and finish line medals. Everyone gets a T-shirt, hot dog and a free beer for running SOOOO far!...