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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

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 Johnson County Old Settlers Festival     to My Event Calendar

Johnson County Old Settlers Festival

Dates: Sep. 4-6 | Location: Not Specified | Venue: Downtown Olathe, Kansas Ave. and Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 66061

Johnson County Old Settlers Festival

Johnson County Old Settlers Celebration is back on September 4th - 6th, 2014. In its 116th year, this festival fills downtown Olathe with nationally recognized musical entertainment, carnival rides, Kansas' largest parade, antique auto show, arts...

Type: Festivals,Free Events,Special Events

Add Art Westport to My Event Calendar

Art Westport

Dates: Sept 5-7 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: Westport, Westport Rd. & Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, MO 64111

Art Westport

Art Westport is celebrating 35 years of creativity, September 5th – September 7th. The festival will take place in Historic Westport, providing the perfect backdrop for a "Kansas City" Artists Fair. Enjoy over 130 local artists, and neighborhood off...

Admission: FREE
Type: Free Events,Special Events,Top Events

Add Kansas City Improv Festival to My Event Calendar

Kansas City Improv Festival

Dates: Sep. 5-6, 12-13 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: The Kick Comedy Theater, 4010 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, MO 64111

Laugh local! September 5th - 7pm - at The Kick Comedy Theater - Performing troupes for our first Friday 7:00 show at the Kick Comedy Theater are The KC Improv Company, Babel Fish, and Baby Wants Candy, The Improvised Musical with Full Band!! Hosted ...

Admission: $15, or $8 with student ID
Type: Special Events

Add Kansas City Chalk & Walk Festival to My Event Calendar

Kansas City Chalk & Walk Festival

Dates: Sep. 6-7 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Artists start with empty squares of asphalt and by the end of the weekend, these squares will be transformed into magnificent pieces of artwork....

Type: Festivals,Special Events,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 Thomas Hart Benton Display to My Event Calendar

Thomas Hart Benton Display

Dates: April 19-Oct. 12 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

Thomas Hart Benton Display

In celebration of the 125th birthday of Thomas Hart Benton, view a display on the Museum's Research Center level describing the impact of Benton's U.S. Naval experience in 1918 as a camoufleur and draftsman and how these experiences influenced his d...

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

Add First Friday to My Event Calendar

First Friday

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

First Friday's start at The Cashew!...

Type: Special Events

Add Free Cookie Fridays to My Event Calendar

Free Cookie Fridays

Dates: Every Friday | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Pierpont's at Union Station, 30 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64018

It's Free Cookie Friday! Come in for lunch and get a delicious cookie. Every Friday during lunch, while quantities last....

Type: Ongoing,Special Events

Add Centennial Kickoff Kansas City Celebrates At The Station to My Event Calendar

Centennial Kickoff Kansas City Celebrates At The Station

Dates: Fri., Sept., 5 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Union Station Kansas City, 30 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Against the odds, Kansas City's historic train station – third largest in US when opened in 1914 -- survives and thrives as special events and new exhibits are prepared for Centennial Celebration. The free family evening of entertainment and Centenn...

Type: Free Events,Special Events,Top Events

Add Pep Rally Celebration of the Century @ Union Station to My Event Calendar

Pep Rally Celebration of the Century @ Union Station

Dates: Fri., Sept., 5 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Union Station Kansas City, 30 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Pep Rally Celebration of the Century @ Union Station

As part of Union Station, we would like to invite you to kick off the Celebration of the Century! Join us on Friday, Sept. 5th, for a spectacular evening of FREE outdoor festivities including, The Kansas City Chiefs Red Friday Pep Rally – with ...

Type: Free Events,Special Events,Sports,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 Sunday Brunch to My Event Calendar

Sunday Brunch

Dates: Sundays | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Affäre Restaurant, 1911 Main St., Kansas City, MO 6108

Sunday Brunch...

Admission: up to $15
Type: Special Events

Add Joss Stone to My Event Calendar

Joss Stone

Dates: Sun., Sep 7 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Crossroads KC at Grinders, 147 E. 18th St., Kansas City, MO 64108

CrossroadsKC was born in 2007 out of a deep passion for live music and the arts. Located in the Crossroads art district, just few blocks south of downtown Kansas City, the outdoor music venue annually features a very diverse array of musical groups,...

Type: Concerts,Special 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

Add Quarter Horse Show to My Event Calendar

Quarter Horse Show

Dates: Sept. 4-7 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Ct., Kansas City, MO 64102

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The American Royal Quarter Horse Show offers competition for horses and riders from across the United States. Recognized as one of the top regional Quarter Horse Shows in the county, the American Royal Quarter Horse Show welcomes exhibitors from 15+...

Admission: See website for details
Type: Special Events

Add KC Barbecue Tours: 'Cue & Brew Tour to My Event Calendar

KC Barbecue Tours: 'Cue & Brew Tour

Dates: June 13-Oct. 10 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: KC Barbecue Tours, 1205 E. 85th St., Kansas City, MO 64131

There's nothing better than a cold brew to wash down warm barbecue. You bring the brew, we'll bring the 'cue! Grab a small cooler, a few drinks and join KC Barbecue Tours on this guided bus tour as we travel through the city sampling barbecue fr...

Admission: $59/person
Type: Special Events

Add KC Barbecue Tours: The Original Tour to My Event Calendar

KC Barbecue Tours: The Original Tour

Dates: Fridays & Saturdays | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: KC Barbecue Tours, 1727 Brooklyn Ave., Kansas City, MO 64127

Travel through the city sampling barbecue from well known barbecue establishments and "hidden gem" barbecue joints. On our 4-hour food tour we will visit 4 different barbecue restaurants. From brisket to burnt ends, every guest will enjoy a por...

Admission: $65/person
Type: Special Events

Add Art Exhibit: Let the Church Say Amen to My Event Calendar

Art Exhibit: Let the Church Say Amen

Dates: Aug. 1-Sep. 5 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, 415 W 13th St., Kansas City, MO 64105

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Let the Church Say Amen celebrates spirituality with artwork in mixed media by renowned fabric artist Sonié Ruffin. Sonié's artwork is deeply rooted in the African American experience. "Through all our tragedies and hardships as a people, we have ex...

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Special Events

Add Symphony Ball to My Event Calendar

Symphony Ball

Dates: Sat., Sep. 6 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Kauffman Center for the Preforming Arts, 1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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The sun, the moon and the stars. Begin your evening toasting our Symphony in Brandmeyer Great Hall before listening to a unique performance in Helzberg Hall. Ride in style to the Grand Ballroom at Bartle Hall, courtesy of Tricycle Transit, where you...

Admission: To purchase tickets, contact Pam Fleischer at (816) 898-2125 or visit kcsymphonyball.org for details.
Type: Concerts,Special Events

Add Paint N Poetry to My Event Calendar

Paint N Poetry

Dates: Fri., Sep. 5 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Artstech, 1522 Holmes St., Kansas City, MO 64108

Join us for a night of painting and poetry Live Poetry Special Guest Poets: Spechelle Day Essence Mitchem Rob Love And More... Painting Instructor on Site Gift Bag Raffle Music Refreshments *All proce...

Admission: $15/Individual $25/Two Adults $35/Family (Max. 4) $10/Age 18 and Under
Type: Special Events

Add Paint N' Poetry to My Event Calendar

Paint N' Poetry

Dates: Fri., Sep. 5 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Artstech, 1522 Holmes St., Kansas City, MO 64108

Paint N' Poetry

First Friday Event! Join us for an evening of painting and poetry Live Poetry featuring; Spechelle Day, Essence Mitchem, Rob Love and many more Canvas painting with instruction by Artist Michael Toombs Gift Bag Raffle Music Refreshments F...

Admission: $10/18 & Under $15/Individual $25/Couple $35/Family (max. 4)
Type: Special Events

Add Run Fast, Eat Slow: 5K Run/Walk and Nature Trail Trek  to My Event Calendar

Run Fast, Eat Slow: 5K Run/Walk and Nature Trail Trek

Dates: Sat., Sep., 6 | Location: East | Venue: Powell Gardens, 1609 NW Hwy. 50, Kingsville, MO 64061

Savor the sights and sounds of nature as you follow the course with views of the lake. After the race, enjoy all-day access to the Gardens and garden-fresh snacks. An optional non-competitive trail trek on the 3.25-mile Byron Shutz Nature Trail foll...

Admission: Pre-register by September 1: $25 (Trail Trek only), $30 (Individual - 5K), $30 (5K & Trail Trek); Race Day registration: $30 (Trail Trek only), $35 (Individual - 5K), $35 (5K & Trail Trek)
Type: Special Events

Add Cemeteries Trolley Tour to My Event Calendar

Cemeteries Trolley Tour

Dates: Aug. 1-Oct. 10 | Location: East | Venue: Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall, 3218 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Cemeteries Trolley Tour

See the burial sites of Victor Bell, of Long-Bell lumber fame, famous artist George Caleb Bingham, and many of Kansas City's prominent figures on our Historic Cemeteries Tour of Kansas City, including stops at historic Elmwood and Union Cemeteries....

Admission: Free
Type: Neighborhood Tourist Dev Fund,Special Events

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