Downtown Kansas City is a unique urban experience; a destination for visual arts, sports, performing arts, theater, cultural amenities, cinema, entertainment and dining is unrivaled in the region. The greater Downtown area encompasses 10 neighborhoods which features a diverse and vibrant variety of tastes, treats and beats. It has become the hip place to live, work, dine and play. In the words of Austin Powers, it is simply "groovy, baby."
Greater Downtown features the largest arts district (Crossroads) and entertainment district (Power & Light) in the Midwest. It boasts of the 3rd busiest arena in the U.S. and the 6th busiest worldwide (Sprint Center). There are more concert venues (6), theater stages (6), performing arts stages (3), art galleries and studioes (75), museums (11) than anywhere else in the region. Plus, it boasts one of the coolest, state-of-the-art movie theater in the world (Alamo Drafthouse).