KCA Summer Events

Events & Activities

KCA Summer Events

Kirkwood Volunteer Fire Department BBQ

July 5th 

3:30 am to 6:00 pm in the Village Plaza 

Come and enjoy a wonderful day of wine and beer tasting, incredible food, live music featuring Out of Bounds, silent and live auction and activities for the kids.  Admission includes food, drink and a commemorative glass with proceeds benefiting the Kirkwood Volunteer Fire Department.  Tickets:  Adults $45 ($40 in advance).  Young Adult $20; Children 15 and under $10.  

Visit www.kmpud.com for more information.



13th Annual Kirkwood Wild Flower Festival

July 26th   

12:00 pm & 5:00 pm in the Village Plaza 

The Kirkwood Community Association partners with wineries, breweries and local artists to benefit the Sugar Pine Foundation. The festival features wine and beer tasting with commemorative glass, live music featuring Ciana, a trio performing tunes and songs from the Irish and Celtic tradition, art work on display for purchase, activities for kids and a barbeque on the Plaza. Entry to the festival is free.  Wine and beer tasting tickets include lunch and a commemorative glass.  Purchase tickets online at www.thekca.org.  


Guided Wildflower Hikes with Laird Blackwell

July 26th & 27th  

10:00 am & 1:00 pm

Guided hikes are Saturday at 10 am and 1 pm and Sunday at 10 am.  Each hike is limited to 18 people with advance reservations strongly recommended. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.thekca.org.



13th Annual Thin Air Chili Cook Off 

August 30th 

12:30 pm

We have the region’s top chili makers offering chili tasting beginning at 12:30 pm on the Plaza. Sponsored by the Kirkwood Community Association, the event benefits the Kirkwood Volunteer Fire Department and includes wine, beer and chili tasting for adults, plus live and fun activities in the Kid’s Zone.  Prizes will be awarded for Best Chili, Crowd Favorite and Best Booth.  Tasting tickets for adults over 21 include a chili tasting kit and a commemorative glass.  Purchase your tickets online at www.thekca.org.