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  • Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Kansas City 2017

    Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Kansas City 2017

    Kansas City families adore the Thanksgiving holiday. Why not? This is the perfect time of the year to celebrate family. From eating until you can't eat anymore at the dinner table to just enjoying each other’s company, Thanksgiving is a special holiday that celebrates the concept of togetherness...
  • Free family Thanksgiving events in Kansas City 2017

    Free family Thanksgiving events in Kansas City 2017

    The week of Thanksgiving is traditionally spent with family and friends, feasting and enjoying the company of loved ones. There will be several special events celebrating Thanksgiving and kicking off the Christmas holiday season in Kansas City, Missouri and the surrounding area in 2017. Check out...
  • Halloween events for kids in St. Louis 2017

    Halloween events for kids in St. Louis 2017

    It is time to get the Halloween costumes ready for the many family-friendly events for kids in St.Louis in 2017. Check out the non-spooky fun, trick-or-treating, storytelling, and more for children in St. Louis this year. Booterfly House Oct. 1-31 @ 10 a.m. (closed Mondays) Butterfly House, Faust...
  • Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Kansas City 2017

    Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Kansas City 2017

    The only thing better than watching sports teams do their thing in Kansas City is going all out for the fall season. By “all out,” we mean dressing your house (or apartment) up for Halloween and getting the perfect pumpkins to sit on the front porch or create that perfect pumpkin pie that the entire...
  • Lionel Richie, Mariah Carey to bring tour to Kansas City

    Lionel Richie, Mariah Carey to bring tour to Kansas City

    Grammy Award winners and global superstars Lionel Richie and Mariah Carey will bring their All The Hits Tour to Kansas City’s Sprint Center on Sunday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. The iconic entertainers will be joined by special guest Tauren Wells. Lionel Richie, a five-time Grammy Award winner, is...
  • Labor Day events in Kansas City 2017

    Labor Day events in Kansas City 2017

    Labor Day weekend in Kansas City will mark the end of the Summer season. Just because Summer is officially ending, doesn’t mean that the fun has to end too. In fact, Labor Day weekend will bring its own set of fun events for everyone in Kansas City and shouldn't be missed. So check out these fun...
  • Best summer festivals and outdoor concerts in St. Louis 2017

    Best summer festivals and outdoor concerts in St. Louis 2017

    The best part of summer? The abundance of music festivals and being able to enjoy live music outside in the warm, sunny weather. The season is known for its big-name tours and festivals, and this year's already been a good one. As we head into July, plenty of summer concerts are still to come in St...
  • Best free summer concerts in St. Louis 2017

    Best free summer concerts in St. Louis 2017

    Summer is in full swing and the St. Louis area has plenty of outdoor entertainment options to get out and enjoy the season. We've found some free concerts going on over the next month in a wide variety of genres. Here is our list of Summer 2017 concerts and festivals to check out in St. Louis...
  • Best free summer concerts in Kansas City 2017

    Best free summer concerts in Kansas City 2017

    One of the best things about the Summer months is all of the great outdoor activities available for all to enjoy. In the Kansas City area, there are a ton of great activities, including free outdoor concerts that are guaranteed to satisfy those of all ages. Here are just a few options for upcoming...
  • Best summer family events in Kansas City 2017

    Best summer family events in Kansas City 2017

    Kansas City in the summer means family time. The sheer number of events that will be geared toward families during the warm months is incredible. If you’re in the market for a family-friendly event in KC, check out these great events: Ultimate Laser Tag Days July 15 - Aug. 6 @ 9:30 am Paradise Park...
  • Best summer festivals and concerts in Kansas City 2017

    Best summer festivals and concerts in Kansas City 2017

    Kansas City will have a full slate of events on its summer calendar. Part of that expansive events calendar will go to summer concerts and outdoor events. If you live in KC or will be visiting the area this summer, here are the best summer concerts and outdoor festivals that you need to attend this...
  • Concerts and shows to check out July 4th weekend in Kansas City 2017

    Concerts and shows to check out July 4th weekend in Kansas City 2017

    The Kansas City area is ready to celebrate the July 4th holiday. Over the holiday weekend, the city has a number of great entertainment options going on. There is a wide variety of concerts going on during that time that are guaranteed to satisfy those fans of all genres. Here are just a few options...
  • Complete guide to July 4th in Kansas City 2017

    Complete guide to July 4th in Kansas City 2017

    Kansas City is known for its scrumptious barbeque. July 4th is too. Put them together and you have one delicious holiday. The BBQs at the local parks aren’t the only thing that will be heating up in Kansas City on Independence Day. From parades to concerts to fireworks, there’s plenty to do in K.C...
  • Family friendly July 4th events in St. Louis 2017

    Family friendly July 4th events in St. Louis 2017

    The St. Louis area will be a haven for families looking to celebrate the 4th of July. That is because most of the major events in the area will be family friendly, and if you’re looking for an event that the whole family can enjoy, here are the best five that will provide an entire day of fun for...
  • Where to watch July 4th fireworks in St. Louis 2017

    Where to watch July 4th fireworks in St. Louis 2017

    St. Louis is the heart of America, which makes the Gateway to the West a natural place to celebrate the 4th of July. There will be a multitude of events that will bring out the crowds for food and fun, but it won’t be a July 4th celebration without fireworks. Here are the five best displays that...
  • Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Kansas City 2017

    Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Kansas City 2017

    The Kansas City area will be awash with American spirit for the 4th of July. There will be a ton of events that will celebrate America’s birthday, but there is no way that a 4th of July event can be legit without fireworks, and if you’re looking for the best fireworks in the KC area, here are five...
  • Family friendly July 4th events in Kansas City 2017

    Family friendly July 4th events in Kansas City 2017

    Family will be the central theme at many of Kansas City's 2017 4th of July events. The Missouri city will offer numerous family-friendly events with activities ranging from rides to parades to live music. Check out five of the best family-friendly 4th of July events in the KC area below.  Fireworks...
  • Free family events for Father's Day weekend in Kansas City 2017

    Free family events for Father's Day weekend in Kansas City 2017

    Taking Dad out to eat in Kansas City for Father’s Day is not a bad idea. After all, we are talking about one of the best BBQ cities in the country. Sometimes just a fancy dinner isn't enough to show Dad just how much you care. So if you're looking for something more for Dad on Father’s Day than a...
  • Ryan Adams and Gary Clark Jr. among headliners for Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival

    Ryan Adams and Gary Clark Jr. among headliners for Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival

    If ever there was a music festival that deserves to be labeled ‘tasty,’ it is the Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival (RBBBQ) that’s set to take place at Stephens Lake Park in Columbia, Mo. Sept. 29 – Oct. 1. And not just because festival-goers will gobble up hundreds of pounds of delicious barbecue and...
  • Free family events for Memorial Day weekend in Kansas City 2017

    Free family events for Memorial Day weekend in Kansas City 2017

    Kansas City is Americana to the core, and that will be ever more present during the Memorial Day Weekend. This is the weekend that this metro area in the heart of America will pull out all of the stops to not only honor America’s fallen heroes but to also usher in the hot summer months. So if you’re...
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