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Shop handmade gifts from pop-up vendors
12/06/2021
From clay earnings and ceramic mugs to sustainable products, find unique handmade goods from pop-up vendors at the Market on the weekends in December.
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Eat, drink and be merry at the Public Market
11/17/2021
There’s so much to celebrate at the Lenexa Public Market as the end of the year approaches.
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Friday Night Sound Bites Moves Indoors
11/09/2021
Friday Night Sound Bites (FNSB) continues with solo artists or duos inside the Lenexa Public Market on Fridays from 6 to 8 p.m. through Dec. 17, 2021.
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Holiday cheer at the Public Market
10/19/2021
Three ways to get into the holiday spirit (and get some gift shopping checked off your list) at the Lenexa Public Market this year.
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Shop and sell at the Holiday Kid Makers Market
09/27/2021
The holiday kid makers market is coming back in November! If you have or know a kid (age 18 and under) who sells handmade items, tell them at this event.
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Family Night returns
06/28/2021
We've got a packed schedule of fun on Wednesday nights for the family.
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Fridays at the Public Market
06/23/2021
Every Friday, you can count on live music and rotating food trucks for lunch and/or dinner.
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Shop and sell at the Kid Makers Market in July
05/18/2021
Are you a kid (age 18 and under) who sells handmade items or know someone who does?
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Volunteer with us
05/05/2021
Part of our mission at the Lenexa Public Market is to build and strengthen our community and our volunteers play a crucial role in that.
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Masks still recommended at the Public Market
04/30/2021
The Johnson County Board of County Commissioners has authorized a resolution that establishes public health recommendations to reduce the spread of COVID-19, effective at 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, May 1.
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Space for new food concepts
01/15/2021
The Lenexa Public Market is looking for people with a passion for food they want to share with the community!
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What we're thankful for in 2020
11/02/2020
It's been a challenging year for small businesses, but there's still much to celebrate. Our merchants shared what they're grateful for as Thanksgiving approaches.
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LetzEat! cooking class demo in The Kitchen
New cooking series is heating up The Kitchen
10/21/2020
A new cooking class series taught by Lenexan John Thomsen, is heating things up in The Kitchen. LetzEat is unlike many other cooking classes that may intimidate you.
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Summer at the Public Market
07/01/2020
This summer may feel strange, but that doesn’t mean it has to be dull. The Lenexa Public Market is home to a lively mix of emerging restaurant concepts, hand-crafted and hand-selected gifts and spirited ambiance - an impeccable antidote to these long, hot, socially distant days.
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Public Market reopens May 18 for dine-in seating
05/15/2020
We are excited to announce that the Lenexa Public Market will reopen for dine-in seating beginning Monday, May 18. At that time, customers will be welcome to stay and eat inside the Market and outside on the Commons. To provide a safe experience for patrons, merchants, and market staff, as well as to comply with current State and local regulations and guidelines, we have made a few changes:
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Curbside pick-up and delivery options for food from Lenexa Public Market
Curbside pick-up and delivery options
03/17/2020
The safety and well-being of our employees, merchants and their staff, as well as our larger community are extremely important to us and we are continually monitoring the COVID-19/Coronavirus situation along with guidance and direction from our local, regional and state agencies.
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Coronavirus precautions at Lenexa Public Market
03/12/2020
We are taking every precaution to keep Lenexa Public Market customers and employees safe during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. For now, Public Market operation and hours remain the same. Should this change, we will communicate information via our website, social media and emails.
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(Shawnee Mission Post) A year in, Lenexa leaders see plenty of reason for optimism with Public Market concept
11/28/2018
The Shawnee Mission Post did a feature story about how the unique Lenexa Public Market is finding its identity after being open for just over a year.
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(Shawnee Mission Post) Lenexa Public Market provides incubator home for thriving tamale business
11/28/2018
Alejandra de la Fuente of Red Kitchen Tamales "has a cult following among Kansas City foodies and she represented Kansas on Food & Wine magazine’s 2018 list of best burritos in all 50 states, despite being open less than a year."
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Meet the Merchant: Amna Humayon
10/16/2018
We caught up with Amna Humayon, who serves as jack of all trades for Sohaila's Kitchen and loves to break barriers through food.
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