InterContinental Kansas City Hotel Welcomes Fans of the 81st Annual Country Club Plaza Art Fair

Enthusiasts of the visual, audible and culinary arts can attend the 2012 Country Club Plaza Art Fair and stay overnight in upscale hotel accommodations within walking distance of the event.

Online PR News – 05-September-2012 – Kansas City, MO – Kansas City, MO – Located in the heart of the downtown area, the InterContinental Kansas City allows art lovers to stay within walking distance of the 2012 Country Club Plaza Art Fair.

An annual tradition since 1932, this year’s Country Club Plaza Art Fair will bring together over 240 visual artists from across the United States. Attendees will be able to view and purchase 2D works in categories such as drawing, painting, photography and printmaking, as well as 3D works, including sculpture, wood, glass, jewelry, metalwork and more. The event will also feature hands-on workshops for children and street exhibits by The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

Visitors will have the opportunity to listen to live music across three stages, win free prizes and learn about over 20 fine arts organizations through Experience ArtsKC, from ballet to theater. The culinary arts will be celebrated by nearly 30 plaza restaurants, offering traditional as well as eclectic options.

The 81st Annual Country Club Plaza Art Fair will run:

Friday, September 21, 2012: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday, September 22, 2012: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday, September 23, 2012: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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The InterContinental Kanas City is a sophisticated Country Club Plaza hotel within walking distance of the event. Located at the intersection of Ward Parkway and Broadway, this upscale lodging features comfortable rooms with pillow-top mattresses, flat-screen TVs, work desks and more. Scenic downtown views, 24-hour fitness and business centers, a newly refinished pool and children’s pool area, high-speed Internet connectivity ($11.95/day) and a pet-friendly option (adtl. charge) further enhance its appeal.

Call (816) 756-1500 or visit: for more information about this Country Club Plaza hotel.