Around Kansas City Things To Do Places To Go People To See Movies Restaurants log into calendar / register
Search by keyword or venue View Listings For A Day
    space Add Event

What's Happening
 
Sort by: Event Venue Date
    
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...
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 - Mon 12/31/18
Sports: Basketball
Slam Dunk Summer
The College Basketball Experience pays tribute to the history of men's college basketball, including its coaches, contributors and players. In addition to the Hall of Fame, our two floors host authentic and fully interactive exhibits reflecting the thrill ...
The College Basketball Experience
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 - Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
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

Mon 7/16/18 - 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...
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/22/18 - Fri 7/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/29/18 - Fri 8/3/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/5/18 - Fri 8/10/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/12/18 - Fri 8/17/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: For the Family
Ultimate Laser Tag Days
Each week will feature a unique adventure in one of our 3 laser tag arenas. You can be the "VIP" and enjoy all 3 of the always evolving laser tag spaces at Paradise Park. We'll host a variety of games for all ages to compete and travel through the adventu...
Paradise Park Family Fun & Adventure
Lee's Summit, MO

Mon 7/16/18 - Sun 8/5/18 at 9:30am-10pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
American Jews in WWI
When the First World War began in 1914, most American Jews supported the Central Powers, both because of the relative openness of Austrian society and their hatred of the anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia. As the war developed, however, American Jews came to...
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 6:30pm
Special Event: Children, Computers/Technology, Summer Camp, Parents/Parenting, Community Event, Education, Class/Workshop, Benefit/Fundraiser
Camp Invention
Invent the future today! Camp Invention’s all-new summer program, Fast Forward, allows children in grades K-6 to turn their wildest dreams into a reality. Campers will create a vehicle of the future, design a mechanical robot dog, build futuristic dream ho...
Warren Hills Elementary School
Liberty, MO

Mon 7/16/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 9am-3:30pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Photography
Carl Gregory Photography Exhibit: Images of Kenya
Carl Gregory, a Northland (Kansas City) photographer and a 2011 Park University graduate, will exhibit photographs he captured during recent mission trips to Kenya in the University’s Campanella Gallery, Monday, June 4, through Friday, July 27. Admission t...
Park University
Parkville, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 8am-4:30pm
Tue 7/17/18 at 8am-4:30pm
Wed 7/18/18 at 8am-4:30pm
Thu 7/19/18 at 8am-4:30pm
Fri 7/20/18 at 8am-4:30pm
Music: Rock, Metal
GWAR
GWAR stands for God What an Awful Racket. Formed in 1985, the Richmond, Virginia group is larger in both size and sound, thrash metal's answer to the more mainstream satire of Spinal Tap. Gory, sexually perverse, and scatological in the extreme, you have t...
The Blue Note
Columbia, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 8pm
Music: Rap/Hip Hop, Electronic
Kannabis Club at The Riot Room
Kannabis Club is back at the Riot Room playing all new material from their debut album "High From Space"
Riot Room
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 6pm
Special Event: Parents/Parenting
Parenting Class: ACT Raising Safe Kids Program
Learn and use positive discipline, anger management, and conflict resolution skills in this 8-session program. New topic is presented each week. This class meets requirements for mandated attendance and counts for 12 hours of parenting class. The program...
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Mon 7/16/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, General
Quill & Pluma: Writing and e-Publishing Collaborative
This multi-lingual and culturally diverse group supports men and women writers in their process. We use Karicula.org to share our work in progress. Facilitated by Kari O'Rourke. To register, call 913-906-8990. Meets each Monday morning.
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Mon 7/16/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 7/23/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 7/30/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 8/6/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 8/13/18 at 11am-12pm
Music: Rock, Metal
Seether
The South African rock band Seether plays a style of heavy metal mostly associated with the post-grunge era of alternative music, complete with self-obsessed lyrics and a sound that mixes crunchy distortion with brooding texture. The group played main stag...
Uptown Theater
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Truman Library: American Jews in WWI
When the First World War began in 1914, most American Jews supported the Central Powers, both because of the relative openness of Austrian society and their hatred of the anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia. As the war developed, however, American Jews came to...
The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Music: Blues, Rap/Hip Hop
ZZ Ward
ZZ Ward is a Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter who calls her unique sound "dirty blues and beats." Her second full-length album, "The Storm," was released in 2017. She is on tour, performing every other day in a different well-known club and theaters all...
The Truman - Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Mon 7/16/18 at 8pm
Music: Rock
Foreigner
With 10 multi-platinum albums and 16 top-30 hits, Foreigner carries on four decades later. They're responsible for some of rock and roll's most enduring anthems including "Juke Box Hero," "Feels Like The First Time," "Urgent," "Head Games," "Hot Blooded," ...
Starlight Theatre
Kansas City, MO

Tue 7/17/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Misreading Russia for 101 Years
When the Russian czar was overthrown in March 1917, Americans passionately proclaimed it a democratic revolution. This enthusiasm however, was misguided. Join assistant foreign editor for The Washington Post, William A. Englund, as he investigates the frau...
Harry S Truman Library & Museum
Independence, MO

Tue 7/17/18 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Will Englund: Misreading Russia for 101 years
When the Russian czar was overthrown in March 1917, Americans enthusiastically proclaimed it a democratic revolution. The United States was the first nation to recognize the new provisional government, and it was an important factor in pushing America into...
Harry S Truman Library & Museum
Independence, MO

Tue 7/17/18 at 6pm-7:30pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Prints
All the World’s a Stage: Theater and Costume
Theater has evolved through the centuries into two primary forms: tragedy and comedy. The prints and drawings in this exhibition explore both forms, focusing on the players and the audience.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kansas City, MO

Wed 7/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 7/19/18 - Fri 7/20/18 at 10am-9pm
Sat 7/21/18 - Sun 7/22/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 7/25/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 7/26/18 - Fri 7/27/18 at 10am-9pm
Music: Rock, Indie
Courtney Barnett
Melbourne-based singer and guitarist Courtney Barnett released her debut EP 'I’ve Got A Friend Called Emily Ferris' to glowing reviews around Australia. That quickly snowballed into International critical acclaim in 2013 with her second EP 'How To Carve A ...
The Truman - Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Wed 7/18/18 at 8pm
    

Where To Do It!
Filter by City or Town: