Visitor Center

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

Discover Downtown

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

Upcoming Events

Pumpkins & Mums Fall Festival
October 20, 2018
Crafters, vendors, and artists. Childrens activities include face painting, pumpkin painting, carnival games, pony rides, scarecrow decorating contest and petting zoo. Read More

Pups & Pumpkins 5K
October 20, 2018

New this year! Held in conjunction with the Pumpkins & Mums Fall Festival. Read More

Upcoming Events

Bill Payne Halloween
October 31, 2018

Downtown merchants provide goodies to Trick-or-Treaters starting at 4 p.m. up until costume judging at the Hall of Waters for the Bill Payne Halloween costume awards, 6:15 p.m.Read More

Christmas in Excelsior Springs Kickoff
November 17, 2018

Head downtown in the evening for the Lighted Christmas Parade, Mayor's Tree Lighting, Santa's Workshop, Carolers, Santa and more. Opening nights for the Lane of Lights and Hall of Trees. Read More

Our Next Project

New Pocket Park!
Our newest downtown pocket park will be located on Thompson Ave.! Learn More

Brooke Baxter Pocket Park Landscape Development

Click here for project requirements.

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Happening Every Month

Second Weekends
Featured artists, great food and late night shopping the second weekend each month in downtown Excelsior Springs. Learn More

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Getting Around

Excelsior Springs is ideally located to area entertainment. Only minutes from regional attractions, such as Watkins Mill State Historic Park, scenic Tryst Falls, Jesse James Home and more. Learn More