Special Events

October 17-20, 2019
Bartle Hall, Kansas City, Missouri


Happy Hour!
Thursday, October 17th, 2019
4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Shop ‘n Sip Holiday Mart using a Happy Hour ticket on Thursday from 4 pm to 8 pm. The ticket includes single-day admission to the Mart and a complimentary drink ticket – perfect for those who work downtown!


Preferential Shopping
Thursday, October 17th, 2019
9 a.m. – noon

Experience the magic of Holiday Mart early! Start your holiday shopping at the largest fundraiser-shopping event in Kansas City and enjoy a continental breakfast buffet during our Holiday Mart Preferential Shopping Event. Browse Holiday Mart retailers that you know and love – or experience new retailers before the doors open to the public.


Ladies Night Out (LNO)
Friday, October 18th, 2019
5 – 9 p.m.

Gather your girlfriends and join us for an evening of shopping, sips and savory foods! Experience our exciting Ladies’ Night Out event that women from all over Kansas City look forward to year after year! Enjoy complimentary desserts, drinks and savory foods in our VIP lounge area. Plus, don’t miss live, enter-to-win giveaways!

Ladies Night Out is the ultimate in shop-till-you-drop girl time. Get your tickets early as this event sells out!


Saturday, October 19th, 2019
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Pics with St. Nick
Sunday, October 20th, 2019
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

This special annual event is free of charge (with paid admission to the show – children 12 and under are free).

Take a break from shopping to pose for a picture with our special guest, Santa. Photos will be available on the JLKCMO Facebook page, and you can purchase a full resolution download for all those fun holiday cards and social media posts as well!


Because of Holiday Mart

Funds raised at Holiday Mart go toward the League’s work in our community. In 2018, the JLKCMO partnered with these community agencies, providing volunteers and funding to enhance programming:

  • Amethyst Place
  • Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Girl Scouts
  • Lazarus Ministries
  • Newhouse
  • Operation Breakthrough
  • Rose Brooks Center
  • Solace House
  • Urban Neighborhood Initiative
  • Wayside Waifs
  • Women’s Employment Network