Friday Night Sound Bites

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Friday Night Sound Bites returns April 26

Starting April 26, the Lenexa Public Market’s Friday Night Sound Bites series is coming back for the outdoor season! Grab a friend, get some grub and groove into the weekend. Join us for free, live music and flavorful food options from our merchants and rotating food trucks every Friday night (April 26-October 25) from 7 to 10 p.m. on the Lower Commons.

Patio seating is available, but we encourage BYOC—bring your own chair.

Outside alcohol is not allowed. You may purchase alcoholic beverages from Public Market merchants.

No tickets necessary. Come and go or stay until close. Grab a friend, get some grub and groove into the weekend.


Upcoming acts

Each of the following events will run from 7 to 10 p.m. Watch for special themed Sound Bites, starting with our first event of the season. 

Friday, April 26
Utepils Celebration
Band: Jimmy Harris
Food trucks: WingStand and The Pretzelly Truck serving dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Friday, May 3
Band: Suburbans 
Food truck: M&D's Family Recipes serving dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Friday, May 10
Band: Bound & Determined
Food truck: Smoke-n-Seoul serving dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Friday, May 17 
Band: The Butch Carson Band
Food truck: Thompson Bros Cubanos serving dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Friday, May 24
Band: Ronni Ward Band
Food truck: Omnivorium serving dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Friday, May 31 
Band: The Uproot 
Food truck: Eat Schmidt serving dinner from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.


Sponsorship opportunities 

Would you like to have your company name visible to the attendees at Friday Night Sound Bites? We have several sponsorship opportunities with affordable rates. Expected attendance of 600 to 1,200 people throughout the night.

Apply to be a sponsor

Interested in being one of our bands? 

The City of Lenexa is always looking for entertainers at:

  • Friday Night Sound Bites and other Public Market events 
  • Major festivals and events (various times throughout the year)
  • Lenexa Farmers Market

Learn more and apply to be a musician.