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Special Event: Tour, Social Event
Let’s Roam Kansas City: Scavenger Hunt
Stop stressing about finding the perfect group activity for adults and sign up for a Kansas City scavenger hunt today! On Fountains, Fun & Hidden Finds, you and your friends will venture off on a Kansas City walking tour to different landmarks, to learn ab...
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Thu 6/20/19 - Thu 12/31/20 at 12am till 11pm, 12am till 11:55pm
Special Event: Animals, Children, Benefit/Fundraiser, Class/Workshop, Community Event, Education, For the Family, Nature, Parents/Parenting, Summer Camp
Great Plains SPCA's Young Heroes Camp
Great Plains SPCA is once again hosting our animal-oriented summer camp for kids! Don’t miss the chance to enroll your young animal lover in our unique summer camp program. Children ages 8-12 will learn about pets in the care of Great Plains SPCA as well a...
Great Plains SPCA
Merriam, KS

Thu 6/20/19 - Fri 6/28/19 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
23rd World Conference on Food and Nutrition Science
Food and Nutrition Science Conference includes prompt keynote presentations, oral talks, poster presentations, delegate views, board talks, workshop and exhibitions. Join us for two intensive and interesting days of discussing contemporary challenges and n...
Radisson Hotel Lenexa Overland Park
Lenexa, KS

Thu 6/20/19 - Tue 11/12/19 at 8am till 6pm, 8am till 6pm
Special Event: Education, History/Science, Special Event
Taps at the Tower
The National WWI Museum and Memorial presents the sixth annual Taps at the Tower each evening at sunset (8:45 p.m.) from Sunday, June 16 – Saturday, June 22, 2019. Taps at the Tower links the beauty and simplicity of the Taps bugle call with the symbolism ...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Thu 6/20/19 - Sat 6/22/19 at 8:45pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Parents/Parenting
Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog™
Transport yourself to the world of Clifford, Emily Elizabeth and all the residents of Birdwell Island in this exciting, interactive and FREE exhibit. Climb aboard the ferry, explore Clifford’s dog house, work together to fill Clifford’s big dog bowl and be...
Crown Center
Kansas City, MO

Thu 6/20/19 at 10am-6pm
Fri 6/21/19 at 10am-6pm
Sat 6/22/19 at 10am-7pm
Sun 6/23/19 at 11am-6pm
Mon 6/24/19 at 10am-6pm
Special Event: History/Science, Installations, Education
Devastated Lands
World War I left behind an unprecedented path of desolate landscapes. By the end of the war, much of the Western Front resembled anything but rolling country sides. Instead, the destruction yielded topography akin to an uninhabited planet. This exhibition ...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Thu 6/20/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 6/21/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 6/22/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/23/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/25/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Animals, For the Family, Children, Nature, Education
Nature Story Time for Preschoolers
For children who enjoy both stories and animals, there will be morning story time for preschool age children every Thursday at 10 a.m. Each week will feature a story and a live animal. Children may color a coloring page after the presentation. Preregistrat...
Prairie Park Nature Center
Lawrence, KS

Thu 6/20/19 at 10am-10:30am
Thu 6/27/19 at 10am-10:30am
Thu 7/4/19 at 10am-10:30am
Thu 7/11/19 at 10am-10:30am
Thu 7/18/19 at 10am-10:30am
Special Event: Children, For the Family, Education, Living History, Gardening, Tour
Time Travelers
Time Travelers 2019 Experience a 1920’s Summer! Welcome to Time Travelers living history program! Step back in time to the “Roaring Twenties” and experience what it was like to live on a Kansas truck farm or in a small rural community. Dance the Cha...
Shawnee Town
Shawnee, KS

Thu 6/20/19 at 10am-3pm
Tue 6/25/19 at 10am-3pm
Thu 6/27/19 at 10am-3pm
Tue 7/2/19 at 10am-3pm
Thu 7/4/19 at 10am-3pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature, Children, Education, Green/Environmental
Wildlife Explorers
Explore the mysteries of different animal groups. Each week we will investigate what makes each class of animals unique and their importance in the environment. Outdoor exploration, indoor investigation, games, videos and lots of fun. Call-ins welcome.
Prairie Park Nature Center
Lawrence, KS

Thu 6/20/19 at 1:30pm-3pm
Thu 6/27/19 at 1:30pm-3pm
Thu 7/11/19 at 1:30pm-3pm
Thu 7/18/19 at 1:30pm-3pm
Thu 7/25/19 at 1:30pm-3pm
Special Event: Business, Meeting
DST Toastmasters Weekly Meeting
Join the DST Toastmasters club for our weekly meeting where you will network with other downtown professionals, give and evaluate speeches, and participate in fun, impromptu speaking activities!
Quality Hill Playhouse
Kansas City, MO

Fri 6/21/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 6/28/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 7/5/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 7/12/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 7/19/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival, Food/Tasting, Community Event
Great Lenexa BBQ Battle
The Great Lenexa BBQ Battle started in 1982 with 12 contestants and 12 judges. On April 27, 1984, Governor John Carlin declared the contest the official Kansas State Championship. Since then, the contest has grown to its current size of 185 contestants and...
Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park
Lenexa, KS

Fri 6/21/19 - Sat 6/22/19
Special Event: Green/Environmental
Tree of Peace Planting Ceremony
Imagining a world free of global conflict, the Museum and Memorial’s North Frieze challenges us to “…strive on to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations." This June, we commemorate the centennial ...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 6/21/19 at 5pm
Special Event: Children, Food/Tasting
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs with Chef Rachel Ciordas
Imagine if food fell from the sky like rain...wouldn't it be great? Or would it? Chef Rachel Ciordas will lead child/adult pairs into the mythical town of Chewandswallow to find out. Clouds of Creamy Mashed Potatoes are moving in, with a strong chance of ...
Olive Tree
Overland Park, KS

Sat 6/22/19 at 2pm-4pm
Special Event: Farmers' Market, Community Event, Food/Tasting, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Green/Environmental
Lenexa Farmers Market
Visit the Lenexa Farmers Market for fresh products including vegetables, fruit, meat, eggs, honey, baked goods and flowers from dozens of local vendors.
Lenexa Civic Campus
Lenexa, KS

Sat 6/22/19 at 8am-12pm
Tue 6/25/19 at 9am-1pm
Sat 6/29/19 at 8am-12pm
Tue 7/2/19 at 9am-1pm
Sat 7/6/19 at 8am-12pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Longest Day to Drink Rose at Jax Fish House
A hand-selected, globally representative collection of rosés will be flowing at all Jax locations on the longest day of the year. Join us for an industry style tasting of 10-plus rosés and you'll experience the delicious differences in grape, region, and s...
Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar
Kansas City, MO

Sat 6/22/19 at 2pm-4pm
Special Event: Craft Show
Maker Faire Kansas City 2019
Maker Faire Kansas City celebrates things people create themselves — from new technology and electronic gizmos to urban farming and “slow-made” foods to homemade clothes, quilts and sculptures. This family-friendly event demonstrates what and how people ar...
Union Station
Kansas City, MO

Sat 6/22/19 - Sun 6/23/19
Special Event: Variety Show
Mic Drop 2019: Lawrence's Original Lip Sync Competition
ALL AGES // 7:00 PM DOORS // 8:00 PM SHOW Tickets are Reserved Floor Tables and GA Balcony Seating The Liberty Hall Box Office is CASH ONLY for Live Event ticket purchases. General Admission tickets are sold as GA STANDING tickets. The balcony and/or floor...
Liberty Hall
Lawrence, KS

Sat 6/22/19 at 8pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Food/Tasting, Social Event
Pie Making Demonstration at the Farmhouse
Pie-making Demonstration at Farmhouse Saturday, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Join us in our historic Hart-DeCaeny Farmhouse kitchen for a pie-making demonstration. Using our 1920’s-style wood-burning cook stove, the instructor will highlight a historic pie ...
Shawnee Town
Shawnee, KS

Sat 6/22/19 at 11am-12:30pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, hea, Craft Show
Summer Fest Craft & Vendor Fair
Various vendors, food and free blood pressure checks
Glenwood Park United Methodist Church
Independence, MO

Sat 6/22/19 at 10am-4pm
Special Event: Community Event, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi
Yoga at the Grandview Amphitheater
Join us for our free community yoga sessions at the Grandview Amphitheater. We meet June 15th & 29th, July 13th & 27th & August 10th & 24th, 8 AM – 9 AM. No registration required. The yoga sessions are open to the public. Bring a yoga mat or towel.
Grandview Amphitheater
Grandview, MO

Sat 6/22/19 at 8am-9am
Sat 6/29/19 at 8am-9am
Sat 7/6/19 at 8am-9am
Sat 7/13/19 at 8am-9am
Sat 7/20/19 at 8am-9am

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