Tasty Expo Went Facebook Live!
A Facebook live video was posted to give everyone a preview of the Tasty Expo Event space and to draw two lucky winners for a free booth. Congratulations to Farmers First Coffee Company & Grown Up Kids Stuff. You can check out the video of The Overland Park Convention Center, home to Tasty Expo May 18-20, 2018. Here is a link to the video if you missed it live: https://www.facebook.com/TastyExpo/videos/2077342702495000/?hc_ref=ARToVk9w3ufj56p_foKSpMm6JK9sXMjWq4eruexzrVr_2No8y5GgHmokyCdmSGbTM0k
The Overland Park Convention Center is simply the most accommodating venue in all the Midwest to hold an interactive show such as Tasty Expo. From the outside courtyard, which will feature a nationally sanctioned BBQ contest, bands, and state of the art beverage trailers, to the beautiful first-class event space filled with hundreds of food/beverage vendors from around the country. Visit Tasty Expo’s Facebook page to get a sneak peek of the space!
The City of Overland Park is an upscale suburb of Kansas City and is the largest city in the state of Kansas. The average home value is $289,142, average household net worth $753,000, median age is 38, and 4.7 million people live within an easy driving distance. The city has been ranked by publications such as CNN Money, 24/7 Wall Street, U.S. News and World Report and Money Magazine as one of the top best places to live and work. It is also ranked with cities boasting the lowest unemployment rates in the country. Consumers in Overland Park have discriminating tastes, money to spend and a desire to be in-the-know about up and coming food and beverage trends.
Not to be missed during your visit to Kansas City is the Country Club Plaza, which opened in 1923 and spans 55 acres of shopping and dining. Sports fans may want to consider attending the NY Yankees vs. the 2015 World Series winners, KC Royals, May 18-20, 2018 at Kauffman Stadium, ranked the 5th best stadium by baseball fans.
Tasty Expo’s out of town exhibitors have a varied selection of hotels within safe walking distance from the convention center. Below are our recommended hotels, area code 913:
Sheraton 234-2100 Hyatt Place 491-9002
Holiday Inn 312-0900 Courtyard by Marriott 317-8500
Hilton Garden Inn 345-2661 Drury Inn 354-1500