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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 101 The Fox's 29th Birthday Bash: ZZTop & Jeff Beck to My Event Calendar

101 The Fox's 29th Birthday Bash: ZZTop & Jeff Beck

Dates: Sat., Aug 23 | Location: Not Specified | Venue: Starlight Theatre, 4600 Starlight Rd., Kansas City, MO 64132

ZZ Top and Jeff Beck at Starlight Theatre in Kansas City. This event is part of the 2014 Capitol Federal Concert Series at Starlight Theatre ...

Type: Concerts,Special Events

Add KCIC Presents: A Night Of Awesome to My Event Calendar

KCIC Presents: A Night Of Awesome

Dates: Sat., Aug. 23 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area... | Venue: The Kick Comedy Theater, 4010 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, MO 64111

KCIC Presents: A Night Of Awesome

A Night of Awesome returns. KCIC's all long-form night, always looking to feature all that is Awesome in KC improv. This week we are to do that and more. Featuring: A Comedy of Erins Chess with DeathThe KC Improv Company...

Admission: $10 or $5 with student ID
Type: Nightlife,Ongoing,Public Shows,Special Events,Theatre,Top Events

Add Drunken Personal History to My Event Calendar

Drunken Personal History

Dates: Sat., Aug. 23 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: The Kick Comedy Theater, 4010 Pennsylvania Ave., Kansas City, MO 64111

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Some of the best storytellers in Kansas City tell their wildest stories about late nights and bad decisions.  Plus, the improvisers of The KC Improv Company act out those stories--live, on the fly. The show is inspired by Drunk History on Co...

Admission: $8, or $5 with student ID.
Type: Special Events

Add South Pacific - The Musical to My Event Calendar

South Pacific - The Musical

Dates: Aug 7-27 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Off Center Theatre, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

MUSICAL THEATER HERITAGE PRESENTS... SOUTH PACIFIC Music By Richard Rodgers Lyrics By Oscar Hammerstein II Starring Christopher Sanders and a cast of many of KC's favorite performers, the story is based on James A. Michener's Pulitzer Prize-winning...

Admission: $10-$40
Type: Concerts,Festivals,Music & Dance,Special Events,Theatre

Add Bacon Fest to My Event Calendar

Bacon Fest

Dates: Sat., Aug. 23 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Union Station Kansas City, 30 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Bacon Fest

That sound you hear is the sound of bacon sizzling. Bacon Fest 2014 will be held inside Union Station this year, from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, August 23. The annual fundraiser for R!KC features live music, beer and, yes, plenty of bacon served up cold,...

Admission: $50-$100
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 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 Kids SciFri w/ Tikitum to My Event Calendar

Kids SciFri w/ Tikitum

Dates: Aug. 8, 22 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

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Tikitum and the National WWI Museum welcome little learners (3-12 yrs old) to use all of their senses exploring the connection between history and science. Each one-hour class includes 30 - 45 minutes of structured experiments followed by play and e...

Admission: Included with Museum admission and free for members.
Type: Just for Kids,Special 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

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Sunday Brunch...

Admission: up to $15
Type: Special Events

Add Women of Faith 2014 Tour to My Event Calendar

Women of Faith 2014 Tour

Dates: Fri., Aug. 22 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Sprint Center, 1407 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64106

Women of Faith 2014 Tour

Transform your soul, awaken your spirit, and revive your faith at our 2014 event: Revival. At this all-new event you'll receive powerful Bible teaching, be inspired by uplifting music, enter into authentic worship, and more. Experience the renewal t...

Type: Special Events,Top Events

Add The Rainmakers to My Event Calendar

The Rainmakers

Dates: Fri., Aug 22 | 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 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

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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

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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 2014 Resident Artist Exhibition to My Event Calendar

2014 Resident Artist Exhibition

Dates: July 18-Aug. 23 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Belger Arts Center, 2100 Walnut Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

2014 Resident Artist Exhibition

2014 Resident Artist Exhibition July 11 – August 23, 2014 Opening Reception, Friday, July 11, 6-9 PM Red Star Studios at Belger Arts Center 2100 Walnut St., Kansas City, MO 64108 View new work by Emily Duke, Lea Griggs, Catie Miller, Jamie ...

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Public Shows,Special Events,Top Events

Add Kauffman Center Presents A Celebration of International Friendship to My Event Calendar

Kauffman Center Presents A Celebration of International Friendship

Dates: Fri., Aug. 22 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Kauffman Center Presents A Celebration of International Friendship

Since 1895 international military officers from around the world have come to Fort Leavenworth to study military art and science at the U.S. Army's Command and General Staff College. Come help us celebrate and welcome our international officer stude...

Type: Special Events,Top Events

Add American Jazz Walk of Fame to My Event Calendar

American Jazz Walk of Fame

Dates: Sat. Aug 23 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: American Jazz Museum, 1616 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

The 18 & Vine Historic District will launch an annual tradition of honoring jazz artists by immortalizing their names in 30 inch bronze medallions installed in the sidewalks on 18th Street. The Induction Ceremony, open to the public and free of ...

Type: Live Jazz,Special Events,Top 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 Kauffman Center Presents Heroes and Landscapes to My Event Calendar

Kauffman Center Presents Heroes and Landscapes

Dates: Sat., Aug. 23 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Heroes and Landscapes

Join the Kansas City Chamber Orchestra and Music Director Bruce Sorrell on an exploration of some of the most inspired and thrilling music of all time: Beethoven's “Eroica” Symphony, inspired by the heroic ideal that Napoleon represented, is one ...

Type: Special Events,Top Events

Add KC Dance Day  to My Event Calendar

KC Dance Day

Dates: Sat. Aug. 23 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Kansas City Ballet, 500 W. Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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Kansas City Ballet will present the 4th Annual KC Dance Day at the Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity on Saturday, Aug. 23rd from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. The full day will feature FREE dance performances, classes, demonstrations, giveaways ...

Type: Free Events,Special Events

Add Dine Downtown  to My Event Calendar

Dine Downtown

Dates: Aug. 22 - Sept. 1 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Various Locations, Kansas City Power & Light Districts

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The Annual Kansas City Power & Light District's Summer Restaurant Week is back! August 22nd - September 1st 2014. Enjoy exclusive, value priced menus at more than a dozen participating restaurants PLUS receive a complimentary gift card when you ...

Type: Nightlife,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

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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 Murder Mystery Weekend to My Event Calendar

Murder Mystery Weekend

Dates: June 27-29, Aug 22-24 | Location: East | Venue: Higher Ground Hotel, 200 N Delaware St., Independence, MO 64050

Murder Mystery Weekend at Higher Ground Hotel

Higher Ground Hotel presents a one-of-a-kind interactive dinner theater package, "The Mistaken Prognostication." Come and participate in the intriguing mystery centered around Harry S. Truman's election of 1948. Who's the culprit? Set in 1958, this ...

Admission: 320.00 per couple
Type: Nightlife,Ongoing,Special Events,Theatre,Top Events

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