Artist applications for the 35th Brookside Art Annual are open through midnight, January 2, 2020! Apply here. The 2019 Art Annual is Friday, May 1st through Sunday, May 3rd and draws top artists from around the Country to historic and beautiful Brookside. The show is Kansas City’s first outdoor art show of the year, attracts a lot of buyers and arts enthusiasts, and is ranked among the best in the nation. You don't want to miss being part of this huge attraction so apply before January 2nd in one or more categories to be considered for the show.