June 24, 2023

Midtown Hoedown

Our brand new event, Midtown Hoedown, is scheduled for Saturday, June 24th at Westport Commons Farm – you won’t want to miss it!

Join Cultivate KC for this community barn dance meets urban farm field with gender free dance calling by Lisa Harris-Frydman and live music by Halfsider, an old-time stringband from Lawrence and Kansas City, KS featuring Howard Rains, Tricia Spencer, Isaiah Sibi, and Rachel Krause.

NO EXPERIENCE is necessary- the dances are taught on the spot. Western wear is highly encouraged. Lively fun is mandatory!

Tickets include all the dancing you can handle, Boulevard Brewing beers and seltzers, Tito’s Vodka craft cocktails, and delicious low/no ABV cocktails from Wild Child Libations, a new bar from the folks at Drastic Measures. The Weiner Wagon and Rainbow Ice will be on site with food for purchase. The event will also include yard games and raffle items.


Raffle tickets are only $10 each, and are available for preorder below or for purchase on the night of the dance. You can buy as many as you want to raise your odds at winning your favorite!

PRIVATE DINNER:  A private in-home dinner for 4 guests with Redbud Kansas City. Redbud Kansas City by Chef Rick Mullins is a thoughtfully curated exploration of the Midwest through the senses. Through the bounty of nature, growers and our surroundings, Redbud aims to creatively express a different Kansas City cuisines, one that honors the soul beneath our feet.

CULINARY BASKET:  This fantastic culinary bundle includes a cooking class for 5 with recipe developer, influencer, and food photographer + videographer Kasim Hardaway. Kasim will walk through 3 small bite recipes using fresh local ingredients- think tapas, appetizers, entertaining, etc. You’ll also receive a basket of goodies from some local foodie favorites- Marion Milling flour, Bee KC honey, Dona Fina coffee, a tour for two at Green Dirt Farm!

GARDENING BASKET:  This gardening + landscaping basket is perfect for getting some serious yard work done! This bundle includes a 10 cubic yard load of compost from Missouri Organic Recycling (delivered straight to your home!) and a truckload of untreated mulch from Wright Tree Service (also delivered to your home!), 10 native plants from City Roots Nursery, bundles of midwest grown seeds from Buffalo Seed Company, and a couple 32 oz. bottles of locally-produced plant fertilizers from Elm Dirt.

BOOZY BASKET:  Plan a delicious happy hour with a large charcuterie board from Charcuterie by Carrie, a six pack of beer from Casual Animal Brewing, a 12-pack of beer and a $20 gift card from KC Bier Co., a bottle of wine from Big Mood Natural Wines, and a bottle of River Chanty Rye from Of The Earth Farm Distillery.

DISTILLERY TOUR:  A tour and tasting for 8 people at Tom’s Town Distillery plus a bottle of their Double Grain Vodka, distilled with spring wheat and rye grown on their family farm.

KC CURRENT PACKAGE:  The KC Current bundle includes 4 tickets to a match of your choice and some KC Current swag!



This event is family friendly – Kids 18 and under are welcome with an adult; 12 and under are free! There will be liquor served, but we’ll be checking ids.

Want free admission? Sign up for a VOLUNTEER SHIFT, and enjoy the party while you help.


Thank you to our event sponsors:

Interesting in becoming a sponsor? View details HERE.


Westport Commons Farm, 300 E. 39th St., Kansas City, MO 64111


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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