Leawood’s ‘Chick Event’ was a success. Here’s what JoCo shoppers can expect next.

Hundreds of people turned out earlier this month at Leawood's Town Center Plaza for the Spring Chick Event, featuring local makers and artisans selling their wares, including Messner Bee Farm, located in Raytown, Mo. Photo credit Ben McCarthy.

It was a little over a year ago that Megan Marshall had every reason to still be worried about the future of events in a post-COVID-19 world. 

As the owner of Leawood-based event planning firm Farfalla Events, Marshall watched as the Omicron variant created a new wave of uncertainty in Kansas City and beyond.