Kansas City, KS

Best-known by locals as KCK, this region across the state line is home to a unique cultural heritage that’s helping define its exciting next act.

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  • Families can find fun with ready-made adventures in Kansas City, KS. Head to Village West for water park thrills at Great Wolf Lodge, an indoor splash paradise with enough family activities to keep you busy all weekend. Nearby is Legends Outlets Kansas City, where the entire crew can update their wardrobes without breaking the bank.

  • Get back in touch with nature thanks to KCK’s abundant green escapes, from kayaking at Wyandotte County Lake to lunch with a view at Rosedale Memorial Arch. Surprisingly lush nature scenes are everywhere you look.

  • Marquee events are right at home in the Sunflower State. Electrifying Sporting Kansas City soccer and high-powered Kansas Speedway races are quintessential KC sports experiences. Then there’s the American Royal World Series of Barbecue, an iconic fall tradition dating back decades.

  • Urban explorers thrive in KCK’s authentic and diverse neighborhoods. Between sips of craft beer brewed right in Strawberry Hill and bites of mouthwatering barbecue or scratch-made tortillas—plus great skyline views and moving murals—there’s never a dull moment here.