Comida KC Thursday April 25th, 2019 @ Union Station

La Mesa Familiar / The Family Table

Honorary Chairs

We are truly honored to announce the 2019 Comida KC Honorary Chairpersons: Terry and Zulema Bassham!

The CEO of KCP&L: Kansas City Power & Light, Terry Bassham and his wife Zulema Bassham have graciously accepted to serve as the Honorary Chairpersons for the 2019 Comida KC Board. They are already at the forefront of charitable and civic engagement in the Greater Kansas City area, serving on the boards of many civic, charitable and arts organizations; and spearheading cultural, charitable, educational and community improvement initiatives through these organizations.

La mesa Familiar / The Family Table.
Comida 2019, at UNION STATION
30 West Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108
Thursday, April 25th

Thursday April 25th ~ Comida 2019, is an event created by Eric Negrete, Design, as the first Latin American event of Culinary Arts in Kansas City, Missouri, showing a cultural variety of different countries through its dance, music and unique dishes. It is noteworthy that the proceeds from the event will be used for educational, civic and business development offered by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City and its sister organization nonprofit, Kansas City Hispanic Collaborative programs.

Comida is an annual event sponsored by the Greater Kansas City Hispanic Collaborative, and benefitting the Latinos of Tomorrow, Young Latino Professionals and KC BizFest that directly contribute to the professional and entrepreneurial development, growth and education of Latino youths and young adults in the Greater Kansas City area.

2019 Honorary Chairs: Terry Bassham, CEO of KCP&L & Mrs. Zulema Bassham

  • 5:00pm - 6:00pm VIP, Reception

    This year’s Comida event will showcase 18 well-known local chefs, 1 visiting chef, 8 Mixologists from the Bartenders Guild of Kansas City – will be creating contemporary interpretations of traditional dishes and libations from a variety of Latin and Hispanic cultures.

  • 6:00pm - 10:00pm Main Event

    This year’s Comida event will showcase 18 well-known local chefs, 1 visiting chef, 8 Mixologists from the Bartenders Guild of Kansas City – will be creating contemporary interpretations of traditional dishes and libations from a variety of Latin and Hispanic cultures.

  • Passports

    Thank you for your support. Passports will be available at check-in with passport photo.

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