Best Events Happening in Kansas City

Holidays in Kansas City

Here in the Heart of America, holiday magic is waiting for you. Lights glow. Trees sparkle. And KC-made goods promise something perfect for everyone on your list. Start making plans to make your season bright.

2020 Country Club Plaza Lights

Kansas City Plaza Lights

Celebrated as one of the country’s top holiday displays, the Plaza Lights return to the Country Club Plaza for the 91st year. Access information on this year’s lighting ceremony and ways to soak in the sights all season long.

SEE THE LIGHTS
Holiday Events Happening in Kansas City

Holiday Events in KC

Displays of brilliant lights, once-a-year performances and much more—see how Kansas City is celebrating this year, including events redesigned with safety in mind and opportunities to partake in the festivities from home.

'TIS THE SEASON
Where to find holiday lights in kansas city

Where to Find Holiday Lights

In Kansas City, the most wonderful time of the year means the arrival of towering trees and shimmering lights stretching as far as the eye can see. Here’s where to find some of the season’s most remarkable sights.

FIND KC'S HOLIDAY DISPLAYS
2020 KC Holiday Getaway

Enter to Win a KC Getaway

Add a little extra merriment to the holidays with a package designed to fuel your KC adventure, including a two-night hotel stay and tickets to some of the area’s top attractions.

ENTER TO WIN
Ice Skating at Crown Center

Crown Center Ice Terrace

Lace up your skates and take in the picturesque sights at Crown Center’s Ice Terrace, recognized by USA Today as one of America's top ice skating rinks. The Ice Terrace is open to the public from November to March.

LACE UP
Holidays at Union Station

Home for the Holidays at Union Station

Featuring dazzling decorations, seasonal movies, an outdoor makers market and much more, the iconic destination offers even more reasons to visit during the holidays.

EXPERIENCE HOLIDAY MAGIC