Walkable, tree-lined streets; an eclectic mix of shops and services; several delicious dining options—welcome to Downtown Overland Park, which exudes small-town charm in the heart of Kansas’s second-largest city.
Downtown Overland Park is a great place to shop, especially if you like gifts of the edible variety. Penzeys Spices is a favorite destination for fragrant spices, herbs, seasoning blends and more culinary staples. The Tasteful Olive offers more than 65 varieties of olive oils and vinegars—complete with samples!
Travel enthusiasts will love The Complete Traveler, stocked with guide books, luggage, clothing and travel accessories. The General Store & Co. is a modern take on an old-fashioned general store. The mercantile specializes in a thoughtfully curated mix of everyday items and gifts, all united by good design. You’ll find several items from local and regional makers alongside established brands.
Ten Thousand Villages Overland Park is a feast for the eyes, stocked with merchandise created by artisans from emerging countries around the world. By shopping at Ten Thousand Villages Overland Park, a Fair Trade not-for-profit store, you’ll help support these hardworking artisans. After all, there’s nothing better than shopping for a good cause!
Don’t leave Downtown Overland Park without a stop into Upper Crust Pie Bakery. A delicious selection of pies is available in a variety of sizes from the made-from-scratch bakery. Some flavors rotate seasonally, so be sure you don’t miss a favorite. Other bakery items are available, too, including cookies and bars.
No matter when you plan your visit to Downtown Overland Park, there’s a good chance you’ll be able to catch one of a variety of events held throughout the year. Check out the event calendar for more information.