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This Weekend in Kansas City

Below is a list of Can't Miss Major Events planned in Kansas City today. You can also search events by the following categories: Buzzworthy Concerts, Live Jazz, Dining & Nightlife, Music & Dance, Theatre & Performing Arts, Sports, Exhibits, Special Events, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events and Ongoing Events.


Top Events This Weekend in Kansas City

Weekdays are for recovering after a busy weekend. What are you going to do this weekend? Here's our list of the top events happening in Kansas City this weekend. Enjoy your visit to our great city.

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Add Benton in Black and White: Lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton to My Event Calendar

Benton in Black and White: Lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton

Dates: May 21- Nov. 16 | Location: Not Specified | Venue: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak St., Kansas City, MO 64111

Benton in Black and White: Lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton

View a new exhibition of prints, enjoy old favorites from the museum's permanent collection of Benton's art, and visit the library for a Benton-related book display....

Type: Exhibits,Special Events,Top Events

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WeekEnder

Dates: Jul 11,18,25, Aug 1, 8 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Cap off your work week with top local bands and favorite food trucks. Shop the wares of KC artisans and finish the evening with a famous flick under the stars. Festivities begin at 5 p.m., music at 7 p.m., with the movie starting at approximately 9 ...

Type: Special Events,Top Events

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

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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 On The Brink: A Month That Changed The World to My Event Calendar

On The Brink: A Month That Changed The World

Dates: March 15-Nov. 14 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

On The Brink: A Month That Changed The World

A hungry teenage assassin and a wrong turn forever changed the world. View the special exhibition examining the underground organizations, diplomatic communications and international newspaper reporting of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdina...

Admission: Included with Museum admission and free for members.
Type: Exhibits,Special Events,Top Events

Add First Fridays in the Crossroads Arts District to My Event Calendar

First Fridays in the Crossroads Arts District

Dates: First Friday of Every Month | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Crossroads Arts District, 18th & Baltimore, Kansas City, MO 64108

First Fridays in the Crossroads Arts District - Crossroads Community Association

Join the thousands that explore the galleries and shops in the Crossroads Arts District for one of the nation's largest art walks. ...

Admission: FREE
Type: Neighborhood Tourist Dev Fund,Special Events,Top Events

Add Tori Amos Unrepentant Geraldines Tour to My Event Calendar

Tori Amos Unrepentant Geraldines Tour

Dates: Sat., Aug. 2 | Location: Downtown Area... | Venue: Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 1228 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64105

Tori Amos Unrepentant Geraldines Tour

Tori Amos is set to release her brand new studio album, Unrepentant Geraldines, May 13th in the U.S. on Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics. Unrepentant Geraldines is pop/rock in both content and feel and is a change in pace from Amos' most re...

Type: Concerts,Music & Dance,Top Events

Add Motley Crue to My Event Calendar

Motley Crue

Dates: Sun., Aug. 3 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Sprint Center, 1407 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64106

Motley Crue

After more than three decades together, iconic rock ‘n roll band MÖTLEY CRÜE will be playing their Final Tour leading to the band's ultimate retirement. The Final Tour Rocks Sprint Center on Aug. 3 with Special Guest Alice Cooper....

Type: Concerts,Music & Dance,Top Events

Add American Idol Live! 2014 Tour to My Event Calendar

American Idol Live! 2014 Tour

Dates: Fri., Aug. 1 | Location: Downtown Area... | Venue: Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 1228 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64105

American Idol Live! 2014 Tour

No other show in TV history has proven to be a force like AMERICAN IDOL®. Fans of the hit series can see this season's talented Top Ten Finalists live when the AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! tour returns this summer. 19 Entertainment announced today the 41-sh...

Type: Concerts,Music & Dance,Top Events

Add 77 Days of Summer to My Event Calendar

77 Days of Summer

Dates: June 27-Aug. 17 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: College Basketball Experience, 1401 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64106

77 Days of Summer

The College Basketball Experience is open EVERY DAY this summer! From June 1 to mid-August we are open 77 days in a row! Great all-day fun inside our interactive museum....

Admission: $13 Adults $10 Youth under 18, Seniors over 65, Active Military Children 3 & Under are FREE
Type: Exhibits,Holiday Activities,Ongoing,Special Events,Sports,Top Events

Add 2014 Resident Artist Exhibition to My Event Calendar

2014 Resident Artist Exhibition

Dates: July 18-Aug. 23 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Belger Arts Center, 2100 Walnut Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

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2014 Resident Artist ExhibitionJuly 11 – August 23, 2014 Opening Reception, Friday, July 11, 6-9 PM Red Star Studios at Belger Arts Center2100 Walnut St., Kansas City, MO 64108 View new work by Emily Duke, Lea Griggs, Catie Miller, Jamie Bates Slo...

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Public Shows,Special Events,Top Events

Add Heart of America Hot Dog Festival to My Event Calendar

Heart of America Hot Dog Festival

Dates: Sat., Aug., 2 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, 1616 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

The "Heart of America Hot Dog Festival" is hosted by the NLBM in partnership with Hy-Vee Food, Pepsi, Heinz, Sprint, Kansas City Royals, NTDF, Carter Broadcast Group, Global Prairie and the City of Kansas City, MO, as a family fun event that include...

Type: Festivals,Special Events,Top Events

Add The Lion and the Mouse: A Puppet Show to My Event Calendar

The Lion and the Mouse: A Puppet Show

Dates: Sat., July 26 | Location: East | Venue: Puppetry Arts Institute, 11025 E Winner Rd., Independence, MO 64052

The Lion and the Mouse: A Puppet Show

The Lion and the Mouse Puppeteer: Story Time Puppets Saturday, July 26, 2014 11:00 am & 2:00 pm This Aesop Fable is performed with hand puppets and has a moral lesson done in lively style. Create-a-Puppet workshops after every performan...

Admission: All ages $5.00 per person
Type: Just for Kids,Public Shows,Special Events,Theatre,Top Events

Add Back to School Day to My Event Calendar

Back to School Day

Dates: Sat., Aug. 2 | Location: East | Venue: Kansas City Zoo, 6800 Zoo Dr., Kansas City, MO 64132

Back to School Day

Get ready for another school year at the Zoo's Back to School Day on Saturday, August 2....

Type: Special Events,Top Events

Add Holy Trinity Ice Cream Social to My Event Calendar

Holy Trinity Ice Cream Social

Dates: Aug., 3 | Location: Northwest | Venue: Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 407 Cherry St., Weston, MO 64098

Holy Trinity Ice Cream Social

This long standing annual event features ice cream and cake, meals from the grill, and beverages. Attendees can browse the Country Store for hand-crafted items, baked goods, homegrown produce, and collectibles. Bingo and children's games will be on-...

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

Add Sporting Kansas City vs Philidelphia Union to My Event Calendar

Sporting Kansas City vs Philidelphia Union

Dates: Fri. Aug 1 | Location: West | Venue: Sporting Park, One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111

Sporting Kansas City's 2014 season marks the club's 19th year in Major League Soccer. Kansas City was introduced as on of the 10 charter members of MLS on June 6, 1995....

Type: Sports,Top Events

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