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Art: History/Science
War Around Us: Soldier Artist Impressions
Creating art when surrounded by war seems contradictory. Artists Jean Lefort, Curtiney George Foote, Charles Thatcher Shellabarger, Myron Chapin and Jean Berne-Bellecour demonstrate several ways one can capture wartime experiences using the fields, village...
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 - Mon 12/31/18
Special Event: Animals, Community Event, For the Family, Living History
Dinosaurs Revealed
Join us on this fascinating journey back to prehistoric time. A time when dinosaurs ruled and roamed the earth. A time when the world as we know it was being violently and radically transformed . . . forever! Travel back 252 million years as we reveal d...
Union Station
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: History/Science, Gallery
For Liberty: American Jewish Experience in WWI
"For Liberty: American Jewish Experience in WWI" provides an in-depth look of what life was like for Jewish Americans on the homefront and for the nearly 250,000 people who served in the American Expeditionary Forces through remarkable stories and artifact...
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 - Fri 8/24/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/2/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 9/4/18 - Sun 9/9/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 9/11/18 - Sun 9/16/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: General, Community Event, Seminar
Women’s Equality Week 2018
Women’s Equality Week is an expansion of Women’s Equality Day, August 26th, the day in 1920 when the 19th Amendment was ratified giving women the right to vote. During the week an ad hoc coalition of organizations, agencies, and media offer programs on the...
American Jazz Museum – The Blue Room
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Art: Art Show
Explorations in fiber - Kansas City Fiber Artist Group Exhibit
Tim Murphy Gallery in Merriam hosts Kansas City Fiber Artists group show titled Explorations in fiber from August 2-September2. Nine fiber artists showcase their unique visions in fiber medium using paper, thread and fabric. The exhibiting artists; Dora A...
Tim Murphy Art Gallery
Merriam, KS

Tue 8/21/18 - Thu 8/23/18 at 8am-9pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 8am-5pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 8am-4pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 1pm-5pm
Mon 8/27/18 - Thu 8/30/18 at 8am-9pm
Music: Swing, Club Music, Dance Club, Jazz, Dance Club, Live Music in Bar/Club
Abel Ramirez Big Band Dance
EVERY TUESDAY ABEL RAMIREZ BIG BAND DANCE Camelot Ballroom 6635 W 151ST OVERLAND PARK KS. JUST 2 BLOCKS EAST OF METCALF 7:30 to 9:30 pm $10 Cover Full bar Biggest Ballroom dance floor In Kansas City! We are the best ballroom dance band In Kansa...
Camelot Ballroom
Overland Park, KS

Tue 8/21/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Tue 8/28/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Tue 9/4/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Tue 9/11/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Tue 9/18/18 at 7:30pm-9:30pm
Special Event: General, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Caregivers' Support Group
This is a care group for men and women who give care. Taking care of those we love can be difficult. Support helps. Understanding helps Facilitated by Jackie Tigges, MSW, LSCSW. To register, call 913-906-8990. Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday each month.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Tue 8/21/18 at 1:30pm-3pm
Tue 9/4/18 at 1:30pm-3pm
Tue 9/18/18 at 1:30pm-3pm
Tue 10/2/18 at 1:30pm-3pm
Tue 10/16/18 at 1:30pm-3pm
Music: Rock
Cults
Brian Oblivion and Madeline Follin have only been making music together for a short while, but have already converted fans with their exuberant, danceable garage rock.
recordBar
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 at 8pm
Music: Rap/Hip Hop
Lil Baby
Lil Baby to perform live in Kansas City at The Truman on August 21, 2018. Atlanta rapper Lil Baby dished over several mixtapes throughout 2017 which built the anticipation for his latest project, "Harder Than Ever."
The Truman - Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 at 7pm-10pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Studies in Classical Beauty
By the fifteenth century, a small artistic revolution had begun in Italy, where artists rejected the Gothic style and began recapturing the Graeco-Roman aesthetic in architecture and the human figure. Regardless of subject matter, Gothic artifice ultimatel...
University of Missouri, Columbia – Museum of Art & Archaeology
Columbia, MO

Tue 8/21/18 - Fri 8/24/18 at 9am-4pm
Sat 8/25/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 8/28/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 9am-4pm
Sat 9/1/18 - Sun 9/2/18 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 9/4/18 - Fri 9/7/18 at 9am-4pm
Music: Rock, Pop
Toto
Toto is a rock band that formed in Los Angeles in 1976. Perhaps best known for their hit songs "Africa" and "Hold the Line," the group has spent over 40 years together in various incarnations, earning several Grammys. They were inducted into the Musicians ...
Crossroads KC at Grinders
Kansas City, MO

Tue 8/21/18 at 9pm
Theater: Musical
The Carpenters: Top of the World
"Top of the World" honors the timeless and legendary music of Karen and Richard Carpenter. The Carpenters’ music has touched lives around the world, enchanting an entire generation with beautiful, mellow songs like "We've Only Just Begun," "Rainy Days and...
Chestnut Fine Arts Center
Olathe, KS

Wed 8/22/18 - Fri 8/24/18 at 7:30pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 2pm
Music: Jazz
Jammin’ on the Green with the Grand Marquis
Grand Marquis is inspired by KC blues, New Orleans jazz, and Memphis soul, creating a blend of American roots music with plenty of original material and revitalized classics. Sit back and relax under the stars during their high-energy live performance! L...
Shawnee Town
Shawnee, KS

Wed 8/22/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Music: R&B/Soul
Jeremih
Jeremih is a self-taught R&B singer from the South Side of Chicago.
Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Kansas City, MO

Wed 8/22/18 at 8pm
Music: Indie, Live Music in Bar/Club, Pop, Rock
Knox Hamilton
Brothers Boots and Cobo Copeland have been making music together their entire lives. From an early age, they self-taught themselves drums, guitar, and bass, filling their pastor father’s church with songs bathed in light and life. It’s the bond between Boo...
recordBar
Kansas City, MO

Wed 8/22/18 at 7pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 8pm
Music: Pop
Niall Horan: Flicker World Tour 2018
The acoustic pop singer is on tour in support of his debut album, "Flicker," which includes the hit singles "This Town" and "Slow Hands."
Starlight Theatre
Kansas City, MO

Wed 8/22/18 at 7pm
Music: Rock, Funk
TWRP
TWRP, or Tupperware Remix Party, is a Toronto-based group who describe their sound as "'80s-inspired Synth Rock/Electro Funk."
Riot Room
Kansas City, MO

Wed 8/22/18 at 8pm
Music: Rock
BoDeans
Formed in 1985 by Wisconsin high school buddies Sam Llanas and Kurt Neumann, the BoDeans have been turning out twangy, clean-cut, homespun guitar rock 'n' roll for over twenty-five years.
Crossroads KC at Grinders
Kansas City, MO

Thu 8/23/18 at 8pm
Special Event: Tour
Complimentary Tours
Explore the Main Gallery with one of our knowledgeable Museum Guides on a tour, every Thursday at 2:30 p.m. Space is limited on a first come, first serve basis. Sign-up at the Museum ticketing window | Museum Main Gallery
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Thu 8/23/18 at 2:30pm
Thu 8/30/18 at 2:30pm
Thu 9/6/18 at 2:30pm
Thu 9/13/18 at 2:30pm
Thu 9/20/18 at 2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, History
Harry S. Truman: The Soldier from Independence
Harry S. Truman’s military credentials are dismissed by some as footnotes in the former president’s career. Join D.M. Giangreco, author of The Soldier from Independence: A Military Biography of Harry Truman, for a lively rebuttal to this claim, as he exami...
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Thu 8/23/18 at 6:30pm
    

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