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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 Near Oz: A KC Improv Comedy Journey to My Event Calendar

Near Oz: A KC Improv Comedy Journey

Dates: July 19, 21, 23, 26 | Location: Country Club Plaza Area | Venue: The KC Improv Company, 4010 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, MO 64111

Near Oz: A KC Improv Comedy Journey

"The Wizard Of Oz" is a time-honored classic. We screw with it. The professional improvisational actors of The KC Improv Company take you on a journey no one else has ever seen before, based on a story you know well. Every show is unique, becaus...

Admission: Tickets can be purchased for $10 through the KC Fringe Festival website.
Type: Nightlife,Special Events

Add "Winston Churchill: The Artist" to My Event Calendar

"Winston Churchill: The Artist"

Dates: Aug. 12, 2013-Jul. 31, 2014 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Hallmark Visitors Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

"Winston Churchill: The Artist"

Public exhibition featuring original works of Sir Winston Churchill. ...

Admission: FREE
Type: Exhibits,Special Events

Add WeekEnder to My Event Calendar

WeekEnder

Dates: Jul 11,18,25, Aug 1, 8 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Cap off your work week with top local bands and favorite food trucks. Shop the wares of KC artisans and finish the evening with a famous flick under the stars. Festivities begin at 5 p.m., music at 7 p.m., with the movie starting at approximately 9 ...

Type: 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 John Balistreri: By and Large to My Event Calendar

John Balistreri: By and Large

Dates: Thu., Fri., Sat. | Location: Crown Center Area... | Venue: Red Star Studios, 2011 Tracy Ave., Kansas City, MO 64108

John Balistreri: By and Large

John Balistreri: By and Large May 2 – August 16, 2014 Opening Reception, First Friday, May 2, 6-9 PM Location: Belger Crane Yard Gallery, 2011 Tracy Avenue, KCMO 64108 By and Large includes John Balistreri's newest large-scale ceramic sculptur...

Admission: Free
Type: Exhibits,Free Events,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 #900, Kansas City, MO 64108

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 Germany and the Outbreak of WWI Reconsidered to My Event Calendar

Germany and the Outbreak of WWI Reconsidered

Dates: Sun., July 27 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

Germany and the Outbreak of WWI Reconsidered

On its 100th anniversary, join us for an animated and intellectual examination of the outbreak of war led by Dr. Michael Epkenhans, professor and Director of Historical Research at the Centre for Military History and Social Sciences of the German Ar...

Type: Exhibits,Special Events

Add Conversations: Interpreting Milestones to My Event Calendar

Conversations: Interpreting Milestones

Dates: Fri., July 25 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64111

Conversations: Interpreting Milestones

Join Doran Cart, senior curator at the National World War I Museum, and Barbara O'Brien executive director of the Kemper Museum, for a lively conversation at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art that touches upon commemorative milestones at both mu...

Admission: Free to the public.
Type: Exhibits,Free Events,Special Events

Add One Century Later to My Event Calendar

One Century Later

Dates: Sun., July 27 | Location: Crown Center Area... | Venue: National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

One Century Later

One Century Later is a panel discussion that examines the impact of WWI on present day society a hundred years after the start of the Great War. Join historians Dr. Mitch Yockelson, Dr. Graydon Tunstall, and Dr. Chad Williams for a vivacious convers...

Admission: Included with Museum admission and free to members.
Type: Exhibits,Special Events

Add 2014 KC Fringe Festival to My Event Calendar

2014 KC Fringe Festival

Dates: July 17-27 | Location: Crown Center Area | Venue: Fringe 411, Union Station, 30 W Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Now in its tenth year, the KC Fringe Festival is a city-wide celebration of local, regional and national artists. 20 venues in Kansas City + the Fruck (The Fringe Art Truck)...

Type: Exhibits,Festivals,Music & Dance,Special Events,Theatre

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 Pat Metheny Unity Group to My Event Calendar

Pat Metheny Unity Group

Dates: Sat., July 26 | 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 Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn to My Event Calendar

Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Dates: July 25-26 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

BIG RIVER: THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN

Brought to you by an amazingly talented cast of local professional musicians and performers, BIG RIVER: THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, is a beautiful Tony Award-Winning musical with a book by William Hauptman with music & lyrics by Roger Mi...

Type: Music & Dance,Special Events,Top Events

Add 77 Days of Summer to My Event Calendar

77 Days of Summer

Dates: June 27-Aug. 17 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: College Basketball Experience, 1401 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64106

77 Days of Summer

The College Basketball Experience is open EVERY DAY this summer! From June 1 to mid-August we are open 77 days in a row! Great all-day fun inside our interactive museum....

Admission: $13 Adults $10 Youth under 18, Seniors over 65, Active Military Children 3 & Under are FREE
Type: Exhibits,Holiday Activities,Ongoing,Special Events,Sports,Top 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

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2014 Resident Artist ExhibitionJuly 11 – August 23, 2014 Opening Reception, Friday, July 11, 6-9 PM Red Star Studios at Belger Arts Center2100 Walnut St., Kansas City, MO 64108 View new work by Emily Duke, Lea Griggs, Catie Miller, Jamie Bates Slo...

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

Add Word Play: Selections From the Collection to My Event Calendar

Word Play: Selections From the Collection

Dates: July 18-Oct. 4 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Belger Arts Center, 2100 Walnut Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

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Word Play: Selections From the Collection July 11 – October 4, 2014 Opening Reception, Friday, July 11, 6-9 PM Belger Arts Center 2100 Walnut St., KCMO 64108 Before the 21st Century, "text" was a noun, and often found on artwork. The Belger Collect...

Admission: Free -
Type: Exhibits,Free Events,Special Events

Add Perpetual Change: #FNLKC to My Event Calendar

Perpetual Change: #FNLKC

Dates: Fri., July 25 | Location: Downtown Area | Venue: Kansas City Power & Light District, 13th & Walnut St., Kansas City, MO 64106

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Coors Light and Pitch present another great Friday Night Live summer concert with Perpetual Change. Meet us at the @KCLive!Block this Friday, July 25th at 8 p.m. Show is free to attend! Must be 21+. #FNLKC www.PowerAndLightDistrict/Concerts...

Admission: FREE
Type: Special Events

Add The Lion and the Mouse: A Puppet Show to My Event Calendar

The Lion and the Mouse: A Puppet Show

Dates: Sat., July 26 | Location: East | Venue: Puppetry Arts Institute, 11025 E Winner Rd., Independence, MO 64052

The Lion and the Mouse: A Puppet Show

The Lion and the Mouse Puppeteer: Story Time Puppets Saturday, July 26, 2014 11:00 am & 2:00 pm This Aesop Fable is performed with hand puppets and has a moral lesson done in lively style. Create-a-Puppet workshops after every performan...

Admission: All ages $5.00 per person
Type: Just for Kids,Public Shows,Special Events,Theatre,Top Events

Add Kansas City Museum Summer Concert Series to My Event Calendar

Kansas City Museum Summer Concert Series

Dates: Fri., July 25 | Location: East | Venue: Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall, 3218 Gladstone Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

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Rex Hobart and the Misery Boys Enjoy some fantastic 60s and 70s era honky-tonk from a wonderful, local 5-piece band....

Admission: Free
Type: Free Events,Special Events

Add Missouri Barn Concert by Jeff Porter to My Event Calendar

Missouri Barn Concert by Jeff Porter

Dates: Sun., July 27 | Location: East | Venue: Powell Gardens, 1609 NW Hwy. 50, Kingsville, MO 64061

Missouri Barn Concert by Jeff Porter

Longtime Kansas City musician Jeff Porter comes to Powell Gardens on Sunday, July 27, to perform an acoustic set in the open-air Missouri Barn. The concert, which is included with admission, is sponsored by Darn Good Food, LLC. Seating is limit...

Admission: Included with admission: $10/adults, $9/seniors, $4/children ages 5-12, free/members
Type: Special Events

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