Thanksgiving parties and concerts in Kansas City 2017
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Thanksgiving is known for turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie, but this year, don't just get your fill at the dinner table--head out to enjoy some live music! Give thanks for the performers you love with tickets to the hottest tour in town, whether it's alternative bands or a cappella groups. Kansas City has plenty for you no matter your taste, with a lot happening at the Majestic Theatre in particular, so get your tickets and enjoy a long holiday weekend the best possible way.

Story of the Year
Nov. 18 @ 7 p.m.
VooDoo Lounge at Harrah's Casino - One Riverboat Drive, Kansas City, MO 64116

Enjoy the weekend before Thanksgiving with rock band Story of the Year, who will play on Saturday, Nov. 18 at VooDoo Lounge. Tickets are on sale now for $25.

St. Vincent
Nov. 19 @ 8 p.m.
Uptown Theater - 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111

Close out the weekend before Thanksgiving on Sunday, Nov. 19 with singer Annie Clark, better known by stage name St. Vincent. Tickets are on sale now for $39. VIP packages are also available. One dollar from every ticket will go to PLUS1, which supports organizations providing prevention, treatment, and resources for opioid addiction. Get ready for the show with new single "Pills," taken from new album Masseduction and written with the help of BleachersJack Antonoff.

The Schwag
Nov. 23 @ 8 p.m.
Uptown Theater - 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111

Spend Thanksgiving itself with Grateful Dead tribute band The Schwag, performing just for the holiday. Tickets are on sale now for just $12.

Joywave
Nov. 25 @ 8 p.m.
The Truman - 601 East Truman Rd., Kansas City, MO 64106

Keep Thanksgiving weekend going on Saturday, Nov. 25 with a concert from alternative band Joywave, with support from The Aces and Maybird, on their appropriately named Thanks. Thanks for Coming fall tour. Tickets are on sale now right here on AXS, starting at just $10, making it an affordable post-Turkey Day outing.

Straight No Chaser
Nov. 29 @ 6 p.m.
Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland - 1228 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64105

The fun doesn't have to end when Thanksgiving weekend does. The week after Turkey Day, check out a cappella group Straight No Chaser on their Speakeasy Tour. Tickets are on sale now right here on AXS, including premium seating.