Event Information

Friday, September 8, 2017

6 p.m. Sponsor & Patron Pre-party
7:30 p.m. Main Event

Treads & Threads has become one of the region’s top charitable events and is consistently recognized as one of Kansas City's premier galas, most recently named the No. 2 event in 2016 by The Independent. If you’re a sponsor, you won’t want to miss the exclusive pre-party, which gives you the opportunity to mingle with other top corporate, business and civic leaders.

Attire: Treads & Threads is a creative black-tie gala.

Weather: Treads & Threads is held rain or shine. If it does rain, tents and garages provide shelter.

Rides around the track: Take a victory lap around Kansas Speedway track, courtesy of Racetrack Sponsor Aristocrat Motors.

Transportation: zTrip is an app to book transportation with the tap of your finger: $3/mile and no hourly minimums. Download the free "zTrip" app and enter promo code TNT2017 for $20 off your ride. Visit ztrip.com or call 816-512-5555.

Accommodations: Chateau Avalon is offering a discount of $50 off Adventure and Luxury Suites plus $25 off spa bookings for Treads & Threads guests. Call 913-596-6000 or visit ChateauAvalonHotel.com to book and use promo code TNT2017.

Directions and parking: Kansas Speedway is located near I-70 and I-435 in Kansas City, Kansas.

  1. Take I-435 North or South to the State Avenue West Exit #13B.
  2. Go west on State Avenue.
  3. Turn right on Village West Parkway (toward Cabela’s).
  4. Turn left on France Family Drive, which leads under the tunnel.

There is ample parking on-site. Look for Treads & Threads parking signs and traffic coordinators.

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