America’s Creative Crossroads
Downtown Kansas City is transforming into a creative crossroads that beckons some of the best minds in America to a thriving ecosystem of innovation. The concentration of more than 400 “brain-powered” businesses in greater Downtown provides a fertile foundation for germinating new ideas and launching innovative businesses. Kansas City has a legacy of artistic and entrepreneurial innovation spanning more than a century. It is a mashup of new ideas and American creativity — an intersection of arts, culture, innovation and imagination.
Downtown Kansas City has emerged as the region’s Innovation District – an urban environment that fosters creativity, ideas, collaboration and entrepreneurship.