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Oak Park Mall
11149 W. 95th Street, Overland Park, KS
Join us for Canstruction Kansas City! See amazing structures built entirely out of canned food and other nonperishable items. Teams of Kansas City architects, engineers and contractors will compete against each other to create amazing structures. When the exhibit closes, the food is donated to Harvesters and is distributed to hungry families, children and seniors in our community.
Admission is FREE. The exhibit is located on the first level of the mall near Dillard's South.
Sculptures will be judged in the following categories: Best Meal, Structural Ingenuity, Best Use of Labels, Best Meal, Most Cans and Best Original Design by a panel of judges. The six winning entries will represent Kansas City in the national Canstruction competition. The winners of the national competition will be selected and honored at the Society of Design Administration’s national meeting.
You can vote for the People's Choice Award by clicking the button below. Select the structure you like the best! Each vote will include a $1 donation to Harvesters.
Check out this video from Henderson Engineers as they built their 2017 structure.
Watch this video from Kansas City Star photographer Keith Myers with images of the 2019 build out day.
If you have questions, please email Canstruction@harvesters.org.
Thank you for your support! Together we CAN build a world without hunger.