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

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

Second Time Around:
The Hubcap as Art

June 16-August 11, 2018

35 contemporary artists turn discarded hubcaps into works of art in this summer's exhibition at the Excelsior Springs Museum & Archives. Read More

Upcoming Events

Mug Shots
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

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