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Go with the flow: The Excelsior Springs Story

Excelsior Springs tapped into the power of water in the 19th century

For decades visitors flocked to the town, seeking cures from the springs

It’s now a bedroom community but still celebrates its past, through the Hall of Waters and an annual WaterFest

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Sights and sounds from Waterfest in Excelsior Springs

Excelsior Spring's annual Waterfest celebrates the town's mineral water heritage. The festival returned downtown in 2016, and took place along Thompson Avenue.
Jill Toyoshiba jtoyoshiba@kcstar.com
Sights and sounds from Waterfest in Excelsior Springs 1:24

Sights and sounds from Waterfest in Excelsior Springs

Seniors don't let age get in the way of a good song 2:22

Seniors don't let age get in the way of a good song

Home cooking draws diners to Riverside's Corner Cafe 2:29

Home cooking draws diners to Riverside's Corner Cafe

Inclusive early education center expanding to meet great need 2:13

Inclusive early education center expanding to meet great need