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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

Fri 8/23/19 - Thu 12/31/20 at 12am till 11pm, 12am till 11:55pm
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

Fri 8/23/19 - Tue 11/12/19 at 8am till 6pm, 8am till 6pm
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

Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-6pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 10am-7pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 11am-6pm
Mon 8/26/19 at 10am-6pm
Tue 8/27/19 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

Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/27/19 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/28/19 at 10am-5pm
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 8/23/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 8/30/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 9/6/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 9/13/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 9/20/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Special Event: Animals
Fetch dvm360 Conference
Fetch dvm360’s conference series is all about providing high-quality CE for veterinary professionals in a whole new way. The conference offers a variety of info-packed sessions offer veterinary professionals practical tips and takeaways designed for real-w...
Kansas City Convention Center
Kansas City, MO

Fri 8/23/19 - Mon 8/26/19 at 9am
Special Event: Musical
In the Heights
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe opens its 2017-2018 season with "In the Heights," with music and lyrics by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda and the book written by Quiara Alegría Hudes. The production tells the captivating story of a vibrant Latino commu...
Musical Theater Heritage at Crown Center
Kansas City, MO

Fri 8/23/19 at 8pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 2pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 8pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 2pm
Wed 8/28/19 at 7pm
Special Event: Family/Child, Pop
Kidz Bop World Tour
KIDZ BOP records kid-friendly versions of today’s biggest pop music hits sung by kids, for kids. Over the past 18 years, KIDZ BOP has created the #1 music brand for kids, selling more than 16,000,000 albums. Since 2001, families have welcomed KIDZ BOP into...
Starlight Theatre
Kansas City, MO

Fri 8/23/19 at 7pm
Special Event: Community Event, Craft Show, For the Family
Parkville Days
One of downtown Parkville’s largest events, the Parkville Days festival features a variety of family-friendly entertainment. The Evans Midland Empire Carnival is here all weekend, starting Friday at 6 pm. Saturday morning at 10 am is the annual parade on ...
Historic Downtown Parkville
Parkville, MO

Fri 8/23/19 at 6pm-10pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 10am-10pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Community Event, Living History, Education, For the Family
Storytelling Days at George Washington Carver National Monument
Storytelling Days is Friday, August 23 (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.) and Saturday, August 24 (11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.). Free of charge! To celebration the National Park Service’s birthday all weekend long, we invite visitors to come hear the stories these special pl...
George Washington Carver National Monument
Diamond, MO

Fri 8/23/19 at 6pm-8pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 11am-3pm
Special Event: Craft Show
2019 Quilt-Rs & Craft-Rs Market
11th annual Garage Sale for Quilters & Crafters. Fundraiser for Hillside Christian Church. Find deals on fabric, fiber, patterns, supplies, machines, tools, displays, beads, paper goods, buttons, scrap wood, etc. at rock-bottom prices. Handmade items; Free...
Hillside Christian Church
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/24/19 at 9am-2pm
Special Event: Social Event, For the Family
Emerald City Open House
Join us for this FREE customer appreciation event for children of all ages! We will have stations set up all over the gym for children to learn and play, live music from children's artist Dino O'Dell, face painting, prize raffles and giveaways, and shaved ...
Emerald City Gymnastics
Overland Park, KS

Sat 8/24/19 at 3pm-5pm
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 8/24/19 at 8am-12pm
Tue 8/27/19 at 9am-1pm
Sat 8/31/19 at 8am-12pm
Sat 9/7/19 at 8am-12pm
Sat 9/14/19 at 8am-12pm
Special Event: Education
Living the Great War
In conjunction with the World War I centennial commemoration, the Museum and Memorial 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 a...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Sat 8/24/19 at 9am-5pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 10am-3pm
Special Event: Community Event
Midwest Ability Summit
The Midwest Ability Summit is a metro-wide ability expo for those with disabilities, including youth, adults, families, caregivers and professionals. Attendees will have an opportunity to explore booths that provide products and services to the disabled c...
Overland Park Convention Center
Overland Park, KS

Sat 8/24/19 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 8/24/19 at 8am-9am
Special Event: Gaming
Teen Games: Magic the Gathering
Challenge yourself; challenge your friends. Bring it!
Mid-Continent Public Library – Liberty Branch
Liberty, MO

Tue 8/27/19 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Animals, Nature, For the Family, Children
Wild Adventures for Preschoolers and Parents Weekly
Drop in for stories, activities, and information about animals and the places in which they live. A different topic will be presented each week. Come prepared to go outdoors. Due to space limitations no more than one adult per child please. Registration is...
Prairie Park Nature Center
Lawrence, KS

Tue 8/27/19 at 10am-11am
Tue 9/3/19 - Tue 12/17/19 at 10am-11am
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Reflecting Motion Food Truck Wednesdays
Union Station
Kansas City, MO

Wed 8/28/19 at 11am-1pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Fork & Bottle Series at Parker at The Fontaine
A monthly dinner series at Parker, Fork & Bottle is an opportunity for local wineries, breweries and distilleries to join a special chef’s table dinner with curated pairings for each course. On Thursday, August 29th, Parker will partner with Aubrey Vineyar...
The Fontaine
Kansas City, MO

Thu 8/29/19 at 6pm-9pm

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