Photos from our March 14th reception.

Kansas City Ballet, March honoree.

Brightergy, March honoree.

The Downtown Council (DTC) and its business retention committee, will honor five businesses for their commitment to Downtown Kansas City at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 28 at the new Lyric Opera headquarters.

The popular Quarterly Business Retention Receptions have gained even greater significance over the last two years, as the Downtown Council increases its emphasis on business retention and attraction

All DTC members are invited and encouraged to attend the summer cocktail reception at 5:30 p.m. at the Lyric Opera, 712 E. 18th Street. The receptions are free to DTC members.

The five summer honorees include:

The Lyric Opera
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)
Hanna Rubber
Mission Peak
New Horizons

If you are unable to attend the reception, please send another representative in your place.

RSVP to Julie Shippy at or 816.421.1539.