whitehallJames C. Olson Performing Arts Center – White Recital Hall

4949 Cherry
Kansas City, Missouri

Located just minutes east of the Country Club Plaza.
Take 47th street east to Rockhill Road. Go south on Rockhill Road. At the stoplight (a four-way fork at Rockhill, Volker and Cherry) veer left onto Rockhill. Take the first right and go up the hill. The James C. Olson Performing Arts Center is to your right at the top of the hill. FREE parking is provided in the lots adjacent to the building (for evening and weekend performances) or the covered parking structure at 50th and Cherry. (Metered lots in front of the University Center will not be patrolled during Saturday evening and Sunday performances.)


stmarysSt. Mary’s Episcopal Church

1307 Holmes Street
Kansas City, MO 64106

St. Mary’s is located on Holmes St., between 13th and 14th. They are just East of Downtown—four blocks from the Sprint Center. If you’re coming from anywhere in the Metro, you’ll find easy highway access from I-70, I-35, or I-71. Plenty of handicapped parking is available. All parking is free to the public.


Attendance Policies: 

Seating Policy:
Seating once a performance has begun will be allowed at the discretion of the house manager, as a courtesy to our audience.

Camera Policy:
Due to contractual obligation, the use of cameras and recording devices is strictly prohibited at all Summerfest performances.

Ticketing policy/children:
Summerfest encourages families to attend concerts together. Children under age 12 who are accompanied by an adult will be admitted free of charge. Special discounted tickets are available for older children (students) and seniors. Parents are asked to use discretion in bringing very young children to performances. The length of a Summerfest concert is approximately 90 minutes. Concerts have a 15 minute intermission. All concert-goers are invited to a “Meet-the-Musicians” gathering following the performance.