An ongoing series, we’re highlighting some of the most important events, exhibits and can’t-miss activities each month of the year.
March in Kansas City means basketball, Irish-themed celebrations and women's appreciation month, among many other marquee events.
Basketball, Basketball, Basketball
One Month, Four TournamentsMarch Basketball
Kansas City rolls out the red carpet every March, hosting more college basketball games than anywhere else in the country. In 2017, the total comes to 62 teams and 57 games in just 16 days.
March 2-5, 8-11, 15-21, 23, 25
Auto MadnessKansas City Auto Show
Cars restored and tricked out, classic and cool speed into Kansas City for a collector automobile auction not to be missed, all in the heart of Downtown at the Kansas City Convention Center.
Bartle Hall, March 8-12
St. Patty's Day FestivitiesSt. Patrick's Day in KC
Celebrate Irish heritage and St. Patrick's Day in Kansas City, one of the biggest parties in the entire city. Get caught up with all the fun events this month.
Snake Saturday, Saturday, March 11; St. Patrick's Day, Friday, March 17
Soccer ReturnsSporting Kansas City vs. FC Dallas
KC's soccer club returns to action for another season filled with fast-paced thrills and heart-pounding action.
Children's Mercy Park, Saturday, March 11, 8 p.m.
Women's Appreciation MonthIdentity Unknown: Rediscovering Seven American Women Artists
Visit the Kansas City Public Library for a special discussion with Booklist editor Donna Seaman, author of a new book that discusses the rediscovering of seven American women artists.
Central Library, Thursday, March 16, 6:30 p.m.