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Add 6th Annual Parville Cruise Night to My Event Calendar

6th Annual Parville Cruise Night

Dates: May 3, June 7, Aug. 2, Sep. 6 | Location: Not Specified | Venue: Main Street Parkville Association, 110 Main St., Parkville, MO 64152

Join us for the second 2014 Parkville Cruise Night! Find your dream ride while you listen to cool tunes, cruise hot wheels, and take in the sights, shopping and dining up and down Main Street. It's a great trip down memory lane! Parkville Cruise N...

Type: Free Events,Special Events

Add Lock Down: Lawmen, Outlaws, and Frontier Justice in Jackson County, Missouri to My Event Calendar

Lock Down: Lawmen, Outlaws, and Frontier Justice in Jackson County, Missouri

Dates: Sat., Oct. 12 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Westport Public Library, 118 Westport Rd., Kansas City, MO 64111

Lock Down: Lawmen, Outlaws, and Frontier Justice in Jackson County, Missouri

The Westport Public Library and the Westport Historical Society are pleased to announce our October Library Speaker, David W. Jackson, who will present his book, Lock Down: Lawmen, Outlaws, and Frontier Justice in Jackson County, Missouri. ...

Admission: FREE
Type: Free Events

Add Max Groove Trio to My Event Calendar

Max Groove Trio

Dates: July, 4, 5, 14, 28, 30 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64112

Kansas City is renowned worldwide for its rich jazz heritage that's kept alive and moved forward by the likes of Max Groove, a pioneer of smooth jazz. Join us at Chaz to see why Max was named a Missouri State Jazz Treasure. ...

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Al a Mode to My Event Calendar

Al a Mode

Dates: July 5, 18, 20 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64112

Al a Mode

A la Mode features guitarist/composer Clayton DeLong with vocalist/percussionist Jesica Poell. Born in California and raised in Kansas City, Clayton began playing guitar at age 16. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from University of Missouri Kan...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Art for All! Family Day Event to My Event Calendar

Art for All! Family Day Event

Dates: Sat., Aug. 2 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64111

Docent tours, hands-on art making, take-home activities, and collaborative experiences will be offered throughout the afternoon in conjunction with Accessible Arts of Kansas City. All programming will include adaptations and strategies to ensure acc...

Type: Free Events,Just for Kids,Special Events

Add British Invasion to My Event Calendar

British Invasion

Dates: Fri., Jun., 27, July 25 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64112

British Invasion reproduces the sounds of the Beatles, Dave Clark Five, Gerry &amp; the Pacemakers, the Rolling Stones and many of the other British bands that flooded the US airwaves starting in 1964. The foursome includes acoustic and electric gui...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Mengel Brothers Duo to My Event Calendar

Mengel Brothers Duo

Dates: Sundays | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64112

Mengel Brothers Duo consists of two brothers who are among the top Classical musicians in the Kansas City, Missouri area and both appear as members of many local community orchestras. This summer they will appear regularly at the Raphael Hotel Music...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Cynthia Van Roden to My Event Calendar

Cynthia Van Roden

Dates: Sat., July 26 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64112

Cynthia van Roden's lush contralto, playfulness and sophisticated delivery won her The Bar Natasha Idol title and she's still winning over fans today! This chanteuse, and her soulful trio, perform a luscious blend of vintage gems, swing, saucy tin-p...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Angela Hagenbach to My Event Calendar

Angela Hagenbach

Dates: July 11,19 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Angela Hagenbach

Singer/songwriter Angela Hagencbach is a Kansas City jazz and blues artist who has wowed audiences in the U.S. South America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia. She's a versatile singer who covers everything from swinging, straight-ahead jazz and...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Kathleen Holeman Duo to My Event Calendar

Kathleen Holeman Duo

Dates: Thu., July 31 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Kathleen Holeman Duo

Female vocals, piano, jazz standards....

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Megan Birdsall Trio to My Event Calendar

Megan Birdsall Trio

Dates: Fri., July 18 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Megan Birdsall Trio

Female vocals, jazz standards....

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Emily Frost featuring Danny Embrey to My Event Calendar

Emily Frost featuring Danny Embrey

Dates: Sat., July 26 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Emily Frost featuring Danny Embrey

Female vocals, guitar & bass, Jazz standards...

Type: Concerts,Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Brian Ruskin Quartet to My Event Calendar

Brian Ruskin Quartet

Dates: Fri., July 25 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Brian Ruskin Quartet

Blues, Male Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Drums & Sax...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Sons of Brasil to My Event Calendar

Sons of Brasil

Dates: Sat., July 19 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Sons of Brasil

This popular Kansas City jazz group has performed every week since their inception in 1991 – playing only Brazilian jazz. Each member is a versatile jazz performer in his own right, but when they put their flavor and passion for jazz with Brazilian ...

Type: Concerts,Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Mambo Deleon's Carte Blanc to My Event Calendar

Mambo Deleon's Carte Blanc

Dates: Sat., July 26 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Chaz on the Plaza, 325 Ward Parkway, KCMO 64112

Mambo Deleon's Carte Blanc

Salsa music and Latin Jazz...

Type: Free Events,Live Jazz

Add Boulevard Brewery Tours to My Event Calendar

Boulevard Brewery Tours

Dates: Ongoing | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Boulevard Brewing Company, 2501 Southwest Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Boulevard Brewery Tours

On your 45 minute tour, you will: Hear the history of Boulevard Brewing Company Watch a video showing how beer is made Walk through the brewery Sample a variety of Boulevard beers ...

Admission: Free Brewery Tours!
Type: Free Events,Ongoing

Add Super Kids Save the World to My Event Calendar

Super Kids Save the World

Dates: May 24-Sep. 7 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Super Kids Save the World

Developed by The Magic House®, St. Louis Children's Museum, super kids become super heroes when given the power to go green! The exhibit's big message is Reduce, Reuse, Repair and Recycle. In the Garden, kids pick fresh vegetables before selling the...

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Just for Kids,Top Events

Add Clown Show to My Event Calendar

Clown Show

Dates: Sat, Aug. 2 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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Bring the kids to see a special stage performance by area clowns....

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Just for Kids,Top Events

Add John Balistreri: By and Large to My Event Calendar

John Balistreri: By and Large

Dates: Thu., Fri., Sat. | Location: Crown Center Area... | Venue: Red Star Studios, 2011 Tracy Ave., Kansas City, MO 64108

John Balistreri: By and Large

John Balistreri: By and Large May 2 – August 16, 2014 Opening Reception, First Friday, May 2, 6-9 PM Location: Belger Crane Yard Gallery, 2011 Tracy Avenue, KCMO 64108 By and Large includes John Balistreri's newest large-scale ceramic sculptur...

Admission: Free
Type: Exhibits,Free Events,Special Events

Add The 100th Anniversary of Woodrow Wilson’s Proclamation of Mother’s Day to My Event Calendar

The 100th Anniversary of Woodrow Wilson’s Proclamation of Mother’s Day

Dates: May 2-Jan. 3 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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May will mark 100 years since President Woodrow Wilson signed the proclamation to declare Mother's Day a national holiday. In honor of the 100th anniversary of Mother's Day, the Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Hallmark Cards, Inc. are partne...

Admission: Free
Type: Exhibits,Free Events

Add Live Music Saturdays to My Event Calendar

Live Music Saturdays

Dates: Every Saturday | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: The Cashew, 2000 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Live Music Saturdays

Come check out our live music on Saturday's from 4pm-8pm. Visit www.thecashew.com for more details....

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Nightlife

Add Conversations: Interpreting Milestones to My Event Calendar

Conversations: Interpreting Milestones

Dates: Fri., July 25 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64111

Conversations: Interpreting Milestones

Join Doran Cart, senior curator at the National World War I Museum, and Barbara O'Brien executive director of the Kemper Museum, for a lively conversation at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art that touches upon commemorative milestones at both mu...

Admission: Free to the public.
Type: Exhibits,Free Events,Special Events

Add What's Cooking, Uncle Sam?  to My Event Calendar

What's Cooking, Uncle Sam?

Dates: Jan. 7-Aug., 16 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: National Archives at Kansas City, 400 West Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO 64108

What's Cooking, Uncle Sam? offers visitors the chance to examine letters, diaries, photos, maps, petitions, films, patents, and proclamations from the food-related collection of the National Archives. Instead of a traditional chronological approach,...

Type: Exhibits,Free Events

Add State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda  to My Event Calendar

State of Deception: The Power of Nazi Propaganda

Dates: Jun. 24-Oct. 25 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: National Archives at Kansas City, 400 West Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO 64108

The Nazi Party developed a sophisticated propaganda machine that deftly spread lies about its political opponents, Jews, and the need to justify war. But Nazi propaganda was much more complex than that. For the Nazis to achieve power and pursue thei...

Type: Exhibits,Free Events

Add Negro Leagues Beisbol Exhibit to My Event Calendar

Negro Leagues Beisbol Exhibit

Dates: May 16-Sep. 30 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, 1616 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

Negro Leagues Beisbol Exhibit

The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum presents "Negro Leagues Beisbol, An Exhibit Celebrating A Baseball Bond". The exhibit opens free to the public, Saturday, May 17, 2014 through September 30, 2014. Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM, Sundays...

Admission: No admission charge
Type: Exhibits,Free Events,Special Events

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