417 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108
Monday - Friday 11am-4pm - (785)749-3434

FAQ

Getting There

How do I get to the venue?

CrossroadsKC is located in the Crossroads Art District in downtown Kansas City, on the corner of 18th and Oak Street.

CrossroadsKC
417 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

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Where can I park?

Parking Map CrossroadsKC

General Admission and Bleachers:
Free parking is located on the northwest corner of 19th and Locust Street.

VIP:
Free, next-to-venue parking is located on the west side of the venue for VIP Ticket holders

Space is limited; all parking lots are first come, first served.

 

Where can I eat?

CrossroadsKC is located in the backyard, literally, of the world famous Grinders and Grinders West. As seen on Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives, Grinders serves New York Style Pizza, deliciously cheesy Original Phillies, and crazy hot Death Wings. You can dine-in during the concert or order a cheap slice of pizza through their Food Window.

CrossroadsKC is in heart of The Crossroads Arts Districts in downtown Kansas City. This thriving district hosts a whole lotta locally owned restaurants with unique and delicious menu items. There are many eateries within walking distance to CrossroadsKC.

Learn more about Grinders and find other local restaurants through helpful Restaurants Page.

Where can I sleep?

Yup, we’ve got a Hotel Booking Page for that.

Visit these pages for quick and easy traveling info:
Maps & DirectionsParkingRestaurantsHotels

 

Basic Rules

What are the rules?

The following items or activities are never allowed at CrossroadsKC:

  • No Outside Food or Drinks. This includes bottled water.
  • No Pets
  • No Coolers
  • No Umbrellas
  • No Weapons
  • No Laser Pointers
  • No Cameras
  • No Backpacks
  • No Underage Drinking
  • No Vending
  • No Ticket Scalping
  • NO RE-ENTRY. Once you enter the venue, you’re in for the night.

Purses are allowed into the venue, but are subject to a security search.

Do I need to bring a photo ID to drink?

Yes. This policy is strictly enforced.

No ID = No Drinking Privileges, regardless of your age.

In a nutshell: CrossroadsKC is an outdoor venue.
There is no re-entry, so come prepared for the entire evening.
Check local weather conditions.

 

The Concert Experience

What's the difference between GA, Bleachers and VIP?

CrossroadsKC Venue Map

 

 

Venue Map

 

 

 

 

General Admission (GA)

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IMG_7891VIP

  • VIP tickets include free parking directly next the venue, air conditioned VIP Lounge, exclusive up front viewing and more!
  • VIP tickets are extremely limited, and this section often sells out!
  • Learn more about VIP Tickets

 

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What if it rains during a concert? What if it is crazy hot outside?

CrossroadsKC is an outdoor venue, and all concerts are Rain or Shine. This includes everything from Drizzling & Raining to 100 Degrees & Sunny. The show will go on, and please understand that we may have to adjust music times to let the weather pass. Bring a poncho and come prepared if it calls for rain; re-entry is not allowed even during a rainstorm.

Your safety is our number one concern: we reserve the right to limit or cancel music during inclement weather.

What is your lawn chair policy?

Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed at many,
but not all, of our concerts.

The lawn chair policy is posted within 48 hours of show time. View our Calendar for concert info.

When lawn chars and blankets are allowed, they must be set up behind the Sound Board.

What time are doors? When does music start?

CrossroadsKC follows this general pattern: doors open at 7pm, music begins at 8pm with opening act(s) performing first.

All door times, music times, opening acts and lawn chair policies vary by show. It is best to visit the Calendar for up-to-date concert information.

Acts, times, prices and policies vary for each show.
Visit our Calendar for more concert info.

 

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Miscellaneous

How can I apply to work at CrossroadsKC?

Send us an e-mail jobs@CrossroadsKC.com Please include the type of job you’d like to apply for (Bartender, Door Person, Stagehand, etc.) in the subject line.

Can I volunteer for free tickets?

Yes. Please email PipelineStreetTeam@gmail.com for more info!

Can we celebrate my birthday at CrossroadsKC

We would love it! Email events@CrossroadsKC.com for rental terms and availability.

Can I rent the venue for private or corporate events?

Yes. Please contact us via events@CrossroadsKC.com.

I lost an item at a show. How do I contact lost and found?

All Lost and Found items are turned into Grinders at the end of each concert. Please contact Grinders with a description of the item you lost.

Grinders
417 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
Open Daily: 11am-1am, Sundays: 12-12

(816) 472-5454

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