Concerts and shows in Kansas City for Father's Day weekend 2018

Music is an amazing art form that brings people together--even more so when experienced live, and especially if it's with someone you love. So for Father's Day, what better way to show your appreciation for Dad than with concert tickets? Whether you're going together to enjoy an act you both love or you're treating Dad to a night out with his personal favorite, Kansas City has some great options to surprise him with over Father's Day weekend. Here are some of the best.

Primus and Mastodon
June 15 @ 9 p.m.
Providence Medical Center Amphitheater - 633 N 130th St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012

Treat Dad to a great lineup with bands Primus and Mastodon playing in nearby Bonner Springs as part of their ongoing tour in support of albums released last year. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $20 to $90. When they finish up this tour, Mastodon will keep at it, hitting the road again with Dinosaur Jr. in September.

Dr. Dog
June 15 @ 8 p.m.
The Truman - 601 E Truman Rd., Kansas City, MO, 64106

Check out band Dr. Dog at The Truman, on tour this summer in support of new album Critical Equation. Tickets are on sale now for just $25. Get ready for the show with single "Listening In."

Diana Krall
June 16 @ 7:30 p.m.
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts - 1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64108

Spend your Saturday with Grammy-winning jazz musician Diana Krall as part of her Turn Up the Quiet tour, in support of her 13th studio album of the same name. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $45 to $185.

Dance Gavin Dance
June 17 @ 8 p.m.
The Truman - 601 East Truman Rd., Kansas City, MO 64106

Close out the weekend on Sunday, June 17, with a show from post-hardcore band Dance Gavin Dance at The Truman. Tickets are on sale now right here on AXS for just $22, making it an affordable night out.

Everclear and Marcy Playground
June 17 @ 7 p.m.
Crossroads KC - 417 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

Get a healthy dose of '90s music with a show at Crossroads KS from rock band Everclear, who are on the road again after last year's anniversary celebrations of album Afterglow. They'll be joined by fellow '90s chartopper Marcy Playground as part of Everclear's Summerland tour, which showcases some of the best music of the decade. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $28 for general admission and going up to $299 for packages which include VIP tickets, a meet and greet, and more.