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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

Sun 8/19/18 - Mon 12/31/18 at 10am-6pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival, parade, For the Family, Craft Show, Community Event, Children
Annual Parkville Days
One of downtown Parkville’s largest events, the Parkville Days festival features a variety of family-friendly entertainment and fun activities. Browse and enjoy dozens of art, craft, food, and specialty booths. The Evans Midland Empire Carnival is here all...
English Landing Park
Parkville, MO

Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Bowling, Social Event
Bowling for Arthritis Fun-raiser!
Join our 3rd Annual family fun-raiser for the local KC Arthritis Foundation. We all know someone with arthritis. It's the #1 disease among kids & adults. Our host was diagnosed at age 3 so bringing awareness, resources is very important to battle this dise...
Olathe Lanes East Bowling Center
Olathe, KS

Sun 8/19/18 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: Social Event, Food/Tasting, Special Event
Happy Anniversary Party with DJ Ashton Martin
To celebrate our first anniversary, DJ Ashton Martin will pair a custom soundtrack with the Top 10 favorite cocktails from the first year of The Monarch. We’re mixing it up all afternoon! Our featured cocktails are $10 each all day. It’s an anniversary eve...
The Monarch Cocktail Bar & Lounge
Kansas City, MO

Sun 8/19/18 at 3pm-8pm
Special Event: Musical
Love Never Dies
"Love Never Dies," a story of boundless love, full of passion and drama, is the sequel to Andrew Lloyd Webber's "The Phantom of the Opera," one of the most successful musicals of all time. The year is 1907. It is 10 years after his disappearance from the P...
Starlight Theatre
Kansas City, MO

Sun 8/19/18 at 8pm
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

Sun 8/19/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting
Parenting Classes: ACT Raising Safe Kids Program
This weekly parenting class for men and women will teach how to use positive discipline, anger management, and conflict resolution skills. This Free class meets requirement for mandated attendance. Presented by Heather Neds, in partnership with The Yello...
Keeler Women's Center
Kansas City, KS

Mon 8/20/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 8/27/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 9/3/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 9/10/18 at 2pm-3:30pm
Mon 9/17/18 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 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 8/20/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 8/27/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 9/3/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 9/10/18 at 11am-12pm
Mon 9/17/18 at 11am-12pm
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
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
Special Event: Social Event
Fontaine Fridays
Join us in the Lobby as we celebrate local artists and businesses with food, fun and friends every Friday from 4:00pm to 6:00pm!
The Fontaine
Kansas City, MO

Fri 8/24/18 at 4pm-6pm
Fri 8/31/18 at 4pm-6pm
Fri 9/7/18 at 4pm-6pm
Special Event: Children, Gardening, Green/Environmental, Food/Tasting, Gaming
Kids’ State Dinner Happy Hour
This event will be held in the Beanstalk Children’s Garden at the Kansas City Community Gardens Headquarters in Swope Park. A ticket will get you unlimited beer while you enjoy activities in the garden! Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Schoolyard Gardens!...
Kansas City Community Gardens
Kansas City, MO

Fri 8/24/18 at 6:30pm-9pm
Special Event: Craft Show, Community Event, Benefit/Fundraiser, Tag Sale, Fair/Festival, Flea Market, Social Event
Hillside Christian Church will host the 10th annual garage sale for quilters and crafters to offload unfinished projects, extra supplies, small machines, tools, patterns & instruction books, fat quarters, quilt tops, beads, paper goods, vintage items, wood...
Hillside Christian Church
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/25/18 at 9am-2pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, For the Family
Brookside Farmers' Market
Brookside Farmers’ Market is a friendly community of local growers and producers sharing organic and non-GMO food with Kansas City eaters. The market has brought farm fresh produce to the Brookside neighborhood and beyond since 2003.
Border Star Montessori
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/25/18 at 8am-1pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 8am-1pm
Sat 9/8/18 at 8am-1pm
Sat 9/15/18 at 8am-1pm
Sat 9/22/18 at 8am-1pm
Special Event: Farmers' Market, Community Event, Social Event
Brookside Market Days
Brookside area merchants and restaurants are teaming up with the Brookside Farmers Market every Saturday in August to offer discounts, sales and events to those visiting the Farmers Market. In its second year, Brookside Market Days is an effort to encou...
Brookside Shopping District
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/25/18 at 8am-1pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
David Cross
Irreverent comedian and social commentator David Cross has maintained a relatively low celebrity profile while at the same time working consistently in TV, film, and the live performance circuit, endearing himself to legions of fans. His smart and fearless...
Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/25/18 at 8pm
Special Event: History/Science, For the Family
Hands-on History
History is brought to life in this family-friendly program in which kids of all ages are invited to handle Great War artifacts, every Saturday at 11 a.m. FREE to the public | Near Paul Sunderland Glass Bridge
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/25/18 at 11am
Sat 9/1/18 at 11am
Sat 9/8/18 at 11am
Sat 9/15/18 at 11am
Sat 9/22/18 at 11am
Special Event: Fair/Festival, For the Family
Kansas City Spirit Fair
Come join us! $5 admission at the door. A great place to explore alternative spirituality, crystals, stones, incense, oils, tarot, past lives, find spirit tools for your spiritual path! Get a reading, go to a lecture, take your aura photo! Angel messages w...
Clarion Hotel Kansas City - Overland Park
Lenexa, KS

Sat 8/25/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-6pm
Special Event: Farmers' Market, Community Event, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Green/Environmental
Lenexa Farmers Market
Visit the new Lenexa Farmers Market for a wide selection of fresh products including vegetables, fruit, meat, eggs, baked goods, flowers and more from over 20 locally based vendors.
Lenexa Rec Center
Lenexa, KS

Sat 8/25/18 at 8am-12pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 8am-12pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 8am-12pm
Sat 9/8/18 at 8am-12pm
Sat 9/15/18 at 8am-12pm
Special Event: Living History
Living the Great War
In conjunction with the World War I centennial commemoration, the Museum is sponsoring "Living the Great War." The free weekend event features the Living History Volunteer Corps and other World War I living historians sharing their knowledge and inviting t...
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/25/18 at 10am
Sun 8/26/18 at 10am

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