Our Events

Summit Art Paint Outs

One-day painting “en plein air” at various locations throughout the KC metro. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Art Show & Sale immediately following the award judging.

Summit Art Plein Air Festival

Third weekend in June. Over 100 distinguished artists from all across the country painting “en plein air”. Located at Crestview Dairy, a 120 year old historic landmark and private estate with 31 acres of beautifully landscaped countryside including two lakes, 8 authentic buildings, 100 year old trees, spectacular views and private walkways. Includes one day of live painting in downtown Lee’s Summit’s historic and entertainment district. Food and Beverage Trucks. Live musical and theatrical performances. Fine Art Photography exhibition. Kids Zone art activities and Fishing Derby. Purchase your next treasure right off the easel! ART SHOW & SALE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Summit Art Mid-Summer Art Fair

Summit Art Festival

2024 Event Announcement Coming Soon

Second weekend in October, postponed until 2024. Over 100 distinguished artists from all across the country exhibiting visual fine art in this nationally-recognized art fair. Over 350 works of art created by area middle and high school students. Stuck On Art live art competition. Interactive Art Activities. Musical performances showcasing local songwriters. Casual street fare. Downtown Lee’s Summit, Missouri. OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.