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
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 Veterans Hall for the Bill Payne Halloween costume awards, 6 p.m. Read More
Hall of Trees
November 17 - December
Located around the Hall of Waters water bar, over 30 Christmas trees are uniquely decorated by community businesses and civic groups. The trees are on display through mid-November to the end of the year and are a must see. 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, Santa and more. Opening nights for the Lane of Lights and Hall of Trees. Read More
Small Business Saturday
November 24, 2018
For every $100 spent on local small businesses, $68 returns to the community. -- Civic Economics
Please support your small businesses. They are an investment in your community.
Our Next Project
New Pocket Park!
Our newest downtown pocket park will be located on Thompson Ave.! Learn More