UPDATE: ALL TICKETS FOR OUR AWARDS CELEBRATION ARE SOLD OUT! THANK YOU TO EVERYONE FOR YOUR STRONG SUPPORT OF THIS YEAR'S AWARDS CELEBRATION. WE ARE EXCITED TO WELCOME YOU TO THE MUSEUMS AT 18TH & VINE ON THURSDAY, JULY 13!
2017 AWARDS CELEBRATION
We can't wait to celebrate the 2017 KCCC season with you! Our Awards Celebration will be Thursday, July 13 from 5-8pm at The Museums at 18th & Vine. Tickets are still available through Wednesday, July 12 at 12:00 noon at our base price of $20 per ticket. After then, all tickets must be purchased at the door at that rate ($25/ticket).
PARKING: Parking is available at the following - 1. Gregg Klice Community Center (1600 Buck O'Neil Way, KCMO 64108). 2. A parking lot is available for museum guests at 18th & Woodland (southeast corner), one block east of the museum entrance. 3. Street parking is available surrounding the museums.
TO PICK UP YOUR TICKET: All guests will check in on site. We will have a list of all tickets purchased - once you check in, you will receive a wristband for entry.
Please see the event map below regarding the layout and agenda for the evening. We expect the following schedule for the evening:
5:00 - Doors open & museum tours can begin
5:30 - Dinner is served! We will be providing BBQ & drinks (soft drinks & water). A cash bar will also be available.
6:00 - KCCC Awards will be presented in the atrium connecting the museums. Overall awards will be distributed here - Alex George Award, non-point competitions, sponsor recognition, and of course we will present a donation to our charity partner, Special Olympics KC Metro.
6:45 - Division awards will be handed out at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum on their Field of Legends. The order of division awards will be: I, H, G, F, E, D, C, B, A. Please allow about 5 minutes for each division, meaning Division I will be at 6:45, Division H at 6:50, and so on. While you wait for your division, please use this time to enjoy the museums and also live entertainment in the atrium!
Attire for the evening is business casual to casual. Some guests may choose to "dress to the nines" to honor the history of the Negro Leagues, while others might wear their company's KCCC shirt/uniform. All are welcome to come as they are to enjoy the festivities!
Please share this information with your company's guests. Thank you for making time to join us for a wonderful evening! We look forward to seeing you there!
We are excited to announce that this year's KCCC Awards Celebration will be held at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum! The event will take place Thursday, July 13th from 5pm-8pm. Tickets are only $20 ($25 at the door) and can be purchased in advance by calling the KCCC Office at 913-831-2222. (Day of event tickets will cost $25.) Your ticket will include dinner, drinks, and the opportunity to tour both the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and the American Jazz Museum.
We will award the top eight winners in each division; announce the recipients of the Alex George Award; honor sponsors; and recognize our charity, Special Olympics Kansas City Metro. It's sure to be a fun and exciting close to the 2017 Games!
VIDEO CONTEST - The KCCC Video Contest is back! No KCCC points are awarded, but our favorite videos will be a part of the Awards Celebration. Use our theme (GET IN THE GAME) and make your best 2-3 minute video letting us know how you prepare, get fired up, or otherwise rally your team for KCCC season. ALL VIDEO ENTRIES ARE DUE BY 9AM THURSDAY, JULY 6. Link to submit video contest entries: https://www.dropbox.com/request/PT1fkFj5b0L2seLI9Ab0.