Located inside the historic Hall of Waters in downtown Excelsior Springs, the Visitor Center features the world's longest water bar and Art Deco multi-story solarium. Learn More
Our Latest News!
Check out the blog of Lyndsey Baxter, DEP Director, and keep up-to-date with all the latest happenings, plus read archives for more information about DEP and how we are creating a vibrant new downtown! Learn more
BBQ & Fly-in on the River
August 17-18, 2018
From all across the Midwest, over 60 competitive smoke-cooking teams turn out for Excelsior Springs' sanctioned BBQ & Fly-In on the River competition and activities at the Excelsior Springs Memorial Airport. Read More
September 8, 2018
Premier breweries, food vendors and musicians are brought together in our beautiful historic downtown to allow event attendees to sample quality brews, food and music. Get Tickets Now
Farm to Table Dinner
September 20, 2018
A DEP recognition dinner with local award winners, wine toss event and prizes. Proceeds this year will help light up Broadway! Get Tickets Now
Our Next Project
New Pocket Park!
Our newest downtown pocket park will be located on Thompson Ave.! Learn More