A celebration of plants. The Uptown Garden Faire is more than just a garden market. Events include an Arbor Day celebration with Smokey Bear, demonstrations on hypertufa, concrete leaf making, fire pit building, fairy gardens and more, and a raffle with multiple prizes.
For vendor information please call The Truman Memorial Building at 816-325-7843. Vendor spots are $20 for an 8×8 space.
The Cherry Blossom Festival is an annual spring event to celebrate Japanese culture in the Midwest. The festival also celebrates the City of Independence’s longstanding relationship with our sister city of Higashimurayama, Japan. Join us on Sunday, April 28 at the new Uptown Market in Independence from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. for shopping, music and dance performances, cultural presentations, food and fun!