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KCK Farmers Market

06/02/15 to 10/14/15

Kansas City, KS 66101 (map)

Type:

The KCK Farmers' Market operates TWO locations in Wyandotte County. Markets open the first week of June and remain open through mid-October.

 

Tuesdays

2220 Central Ave., 66102
7:30 am-sellout

 

Wednesdays

6th and Barnett, 66101
7:30am-sellout


Free Summer Movie Series at Phoenix Theatres Legends 14

06/02/15 to 08/07/15
Legends 14 Theatre
1841 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Free Events

Beat the boredom this summer with free movies at Phoenix Theatres Legends 14. There will be a rated G and PG movie at 10:00 am every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday all summer long. All ages and groups welcome, and special kiddie meals will be available! Doors open at 9:00 am. 

DATESPG Rates MoviesG Rates Movies
June 2 - 4EpicWallace & Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit
June 9 - 11Mr. Peabody & ShermanRamona & Beezus
June 16 - 18Penguins of MadagascarChicken Run
June 23 - 25Madagascar 3: Europe's Most WantedRio
June 30 - July 2Puss in BootsRio 2
July 7 - 9The CroodsDr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who
July 14 - 16How To Train Your Dragon 2Alvin & the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
July 21 - 23Ice Age 4: Continental DriftEveryone's Hero
July 28 - 30TurboMr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium
August 4 - 6Night at the Museum: Secret of the TombSpace Chimps

Our County's Quilted Culture

06/19/15 to 09/04/15
Wyandotte County Historical Society & Museum
631 North 126th, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Exhibits

View current quilts from local community members in this invitational exhibition.

Sporting KC vs. FC Dallas - 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

07/01/15 to 07/01/15
Sporting Kansas City
One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Sporting Kansas City will continue their 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup campaign at 7:30 p.m.  on Wednesday when the team hosts FC Dallas in a Round of 16 match-up at Sporting Park!

Kansas City T-Bones vs Gary SouthShore (IN) RailCats + Fireworks Display

07/03/15 to 07/05/15
CommunityAmerica Ballpark
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events. Enjoy post game fireworks July 3rd, 4th and 5th. Visit website for ticket information.

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series + Fireworks

07/03/15 to 07/04/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Stay late for post-race fireworks.

Live Music by Funk Syndicate at Hollywood Casino

07/03/15 to 07/05/15
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway
777 Hollywood Casino Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife

Enjoy live music by Funk Syndicate, Friday & Saturday night on the casino room floor inside Hollywood Casino. 

Fireworks Display at Boulevard Drive-In Theatre

07/04/15 to 07/05/15
Boulevard Drive-In Theatre & Swap N' Shop
1051 Merriam Lane, Kansas City, KS 66103 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events

Fireworks and films make for a spectacular 4th of July. Gates open at 7:00 pm and fireworks start at 9:10 pm. Then stay for a for a double feature under the stars! Inside Out (PG) - estimated start time of 10:20 pm. Jurassic World (PG-13) - estimated start time of 11:55 pm.

Kansas City T-Bones vs Grand Prairie (TX) AirHogs

07/06/15 to 07/09/15
CommunityAmerica Ballpark
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Camp Days at the T-Bones

07/08/15 to 07/08/15
Kansas City T-Bones
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events, Sports

Group tickets for the T-Bones 2015 Camp Days are on sale now! June 10th and July 8th come out for a special 11:05 am first pitch- tickets start at just $5! Kansas City's very own Jim "Mr. Stinky Feet" Cosgrove will join us for a special appearance on July 8th! Be a part of the excitement and call the T-Bones group sales department today!


Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

07/10/15 to 07/10/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. 

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

07/10/15 to 07/10/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to Boomerz KC on Friday, July 10th at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

Live Music by Rivertown at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant

07/10/15 to 07/11/15
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway
777 Hollywood Casino Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife

Enjoy live music by Rivertown, Friday & Saturday night at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant inside Hollywood Casino. 

Tractor Daze & Touch-A-Truck

07/11/15
National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame
630 Hall of Fame Drive, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly

Visit the National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame to climb and explore trucks of all shapes and sizes.  At this event you will find everything from Fire Trucks to Tractors as well as many other kid friendly activities.  Host by the Wyandotte and Leavenworth County Farm Bureau Associations.


Live at the Legends: Red Guitar

07/11/15 to 07/11/15
Legends Outlets Kansas City
1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Concerts, Entertainment/Nightlife, Free Events

Live transcendent melodic rock music by Red Guitar.

The Live at the Legends concert series line-up features local talent performing popular pop, classic rock and country hits from the ‘70s, ‘80s, ‘90s and today. All concerts will take place from 5 – 7 p.m. at Legends Outlets’ Civic Courtyard Fountain in front of Phoenix Theatres Legends 14 at 1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111.

Lakeside Speedway: Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series

07/14/15 to 07/14/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:

More information to follow.

A Very Special Evening with Dave Matthews Band

07/14/15 to 07/14/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

With two sets by Dave Matthews. All ages.  6pm doors, 7pm show. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com.

Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

07/17/15 to 07/19/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1.800-237-3889

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

07/17/15 to 07/17/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

plus Midwest Outlaw Vintage Racers
Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

07/17/15 to 07/17/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to Neil Porras on Friday, July 17h at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

Live Music by Saucy Jack at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant

07/17/15 to 07/19/15
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway
777 Hollywood Casino Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife

Enjoy live music by Saucy Jack, Friday & Saturday night at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant inside Hollywood Casino. 

Strawberry Hill Museum & Neighborhood Rummage Sale

07/18/15 to 07/18/15
Strawberry Hill Ethnic Museum & Cultural Center
720 North 4th Street, Kansas City, KS 66101 (map)

Type:  Free Events

Share your stuff and discover new treasures at the Strawberry Hill Museum & Neighborhood Rummage Sale. For vendor information and more, please call 913-371-3264.

Sporting KC vs Montreal Impact

07/18/15
Sporting Park
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See Sporting KC in action at 7:30pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.
 

Live at the Legends: Perpetual Change

07/18/15 to 07/18/15
Legends Outlets Kansas City
1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Free Events, Concerts

Live '80s, '90s, and '00s classics covered by Perpetual Change.

The Live at the Legends concert series line-up features local talent performing popular pop, classic rock and country hits from the ‘70s, ‘80s, ‘90s and today. All concerts will take place from 5 – 7 p.m. at Legends Outlets’ Civic Courtyard Fountain in front of Phoenix Theatres Legends 14 at 1843 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111.

Kansas City T-Bones vs Gary SouthShore (IN) RailCats

07/19/15 to 07/22/15
CommunityAmerica Ballpark
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

The La Placita Central Avenue Market Art Fair

07/19/15 to 07/19/15
Bethany Park
1100 Central Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66101 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events, Free Events, Festivals

There will be local exhibits, booths, food vendors, ethnic music and dancing

La Placita Central Avenue Market Art Fair

07/19/15 to 07/19/15
Bethany Park
1100 Central Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66101 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events, Free Events, Festivals

The La Placita Central Avenue Market Art Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 19 at Bethany Park, 1100 Central Ave., Kansas City, Kan. There will be exhibits, booths, food vendors, music and dancing. 

Wyandotte County Fair

07/21/15 to 07/25/15
Wyandotte County Fairgrounds
13700 Polfer Road, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Concerts, Festivals, Exhibits, Free Events, Special Events, Entertainment/Nightlife, Family Friendly

Bring the whole family out to the Wyandotte County Fair, July 21-25th.  Enjoy canival rides, food, games, entertainment and activities for all ages!  It's a BLAST at the fair!   

The Boys of Zummer Tour with Fall Out Boy and Wiz Kalifa

07/21/15 to 07/21/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

with special guests Hoodie Allen and DJ Drama. All ages. 6pm doors, 7pm show.Tickets available at ticketmaster.com.

Van Halen

07/22/15 to 07/22/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

with The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band. All ages. 6:30 pm doors, 7:30 pm show. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com.

Kansas City T-Bones vs Winnipeg (MB) Goldeyes

07/23/15 to 07/26/15
CommunityAmerica Ballpark
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

07/24/15 to 07/25/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. 

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

07/24/15 to 07/24/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to Not Rocket Science on Friday, July 24th at 6:00pm.  Cover Charge $5.00

Tim McGraw: Shotgun Rider Tour 2015

07/24/15 to 07/24/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

With Billy Currington and Chase Bryant. All ages. 6pm doors, 7pm show. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com.

Live Music by DJ-Sun Up Jones at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant

07/24/15 to 07/25/15
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway
777 Hollywood Casino Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife

Enjoy live music by DJ-Sun Up Jones, Friday & Saturday night at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant inside Hollywood Casino. 

96.5 The Buzz Presents Buzz Beach Ball 2015

07/25/15 to 07/25/15
Sporting Park
One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

Acts include: Alt-J, Awolnation, Taking Back Sunday, Glass Animals, Milky Chance, Andrew McMahon and the Wilderness, Misterwives & MORE!

Show N' Shine Truck & Car Show

07/25/15
National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame
630 Hall of Fame Drive, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly

There will be sash plaques and door prizes, Top 60, Best of Show, living history demonstrations and train rides.  Fun activities for all ages.


The Bubble Run: Kansas City, KS

07/25/15 to 07/25/15
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events

Super Simple.
Clad in white t-shirts, Participants run, walk, dance and play across 3 miles of absolute fun! Waves start every 3-5 minutes. Then, at each kilometer, participants will run through the Foam Bogs where there is enough colored foam to cover you from head to toe!
Each of the four Foam Bogs along the course are represented by different colored foam.
There are a few simple rules.
Rule 1:All levels of runners, walkers, twirlers, dancers and strollers are welcome to the Bubble Run™.
Rule 2: Wear white. That way, your appearance at the finish will be even more pronounced.
Rule 3: Enjoy being a kid again.

Registration is simple:

  1. Click on the purple “register and play” button at the top of this page.
  2. Fill out the form as a single participant or as part of a team (4 or more) with family or friends if you wish. And we strongly encourage creative team names that we invite you share on the BUBBLE RUN™ Facebook page.
  3. Show up ready to have the frothiest day of your life!

FAIR WARNING: The BUBBLE RUN™ is limited in space in each city. We anticipate each location to fill before event day so best get your registration together quickly!

For more information on sponsorship, expo space or goodie bags, contact Endurance Sports Marketing Group:
Denise@EnduranceSportsMarketing.com or Craig@EnduranceSportsMarketing.com or by calling (303) 926-1017.


Christmas in July at Wyandotte County Lake

07/25/15 to 07/25/15
Wyandotte County Lake and Park
91st & Leavenworth Road, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events, Free Events, Festivals

The inaugural Christmas in July event will take place on Saturday, July 25th at Wyandotte County Lake from 4 pm to 10:30 pm. There will be activities for the children, a DJ and plenty of food. Famous Dave’s will be on site serving and Cabela’s will have various displays. The highlight of the event will be the parade of decorated pontoon boats beginning at 8:15. This event is free to the public. For questions please call 913-573-8327.

Vans Warped Tour 2015 presented by Journeys

07/30/15 to 07/30/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

Rock out at one of the summer's most anticipated concerts! All ages. Doors at 11am. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com For more information: http://vanswarpedtour.com/

Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

07/31/15 to 08/02/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1.800-237-3889

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

07/31/15 to 08/01/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Check out the action on the dirt track! Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. 

Live Music by Flashback at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant

07/31/15 to 08/01/15
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway
777 Hollywood Casino Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife

Enjoy live music by Flashback, Friday night at Turn 2 Sports Bar & Restaurant inside Hollywood Casino. 

Sporting KC vs Houston Dynamo

08/01/15
Sporting Park
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See Sporting KC in action at 7:30pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.
 

Kansas City T-Bones vs Joplin (MO) Blasters

08/05/15 to 08/07/15
Kansas City T-Bones
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Sports

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

08/07/15 to 08/08/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

plus Midwest Outlaw Vintage Racers.

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

Lakeside Speedway: Kid's Night

08/07/15 to 08/08/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

08/07/15 to 08/07/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to the John Joiner Band on Friday, August 7th at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

Kansas City T-Bones vs Fargo-Moorhead (ND) Red Hawks

08/08/15 to 08/10/15
CommunityAmerica Ballpark
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Home School Days at Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark

08/10/15 to 08/14/15
Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark
9400 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66112 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly

Home Schoolers gather on these special days for a fun and educational day at the park and significant savings!

Package Includes:

o    Special group rates for groups of 15 or more, only $20.99, SAVE $21!

o    Promo code discount for groups less than 15, only $24.99, Save $17!

o    One free chaperone admission for every 15 paid admissions.

o    FREE Aqua Lab Workbook to make your visit educational.

o    Add a meal option for only $7.99*.


Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

08/14/15 to 08/14/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to Boomerz KC on Friday,August 14th at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

Boy Scout & Cub Scout Days at Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark

08/15/15 to 08/16/15
Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark
9400 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66112 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly

Scouts gather on these special days for a great day together at the park at significant savings!

Package Includes:

o    Special group rates for groups of 15 or more, only $21.99*, SAVE $21!

o    Promo code discount for groups less than 15, only $25.99*, Save $17!

o    One free chaperone admission for every 15 paid admissions.

o    A FREE Scout Day patch for everyone in your group.

o    Add a meal option for only $8.99*.

SchlitterRegatta (Saturday, August 15 only)
Build a model boat at the park with provided materials. Race your boat in the river after park closing for a chance to win great prizes! Contact your group sales representative for your chance to participate in the SchlitterRegatta. Group sales: 
913.312.3091


Sporting KC vs Vancouver Whitecaps

08/15/15
Sporting Park
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See Sporting KC in action at 7:30pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.

Kansas City T-Bones vs Amarillo (TX) Sox

08/18/15 to 08/20/15
Kansas City T-Bones
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Sports

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Sporting KC vs San Jose Earthquakes

08/19/15
Sporting Park
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See Sporting KC in action at 7:30pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.

Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

08/21/15 to 08/23/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1-800-237-3889.

Kansas City T-Bones vs Joplin (MO) Blasters

08/21/15 to 08/23/15
Kansas City T-Bones
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Sports

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

United States Modified Touring Series

08/21/15 to 08/21/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

plus USRA Stock Cars, USRA B-Mods & Grand Nationals

Girl Scout Days at Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark

08/22/15 to 08/23/15
Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark
9400 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66112 (map)

Type:

Girl Scouts gather on these special days for a great day together at the park at significant savings!

Package Includes:

o    Special group rate for groups of 15 or more, of only $21.99*, SAVE $21!

o    Promo code discount for groups less than 15, of only $25.99*, SAVE $17!

o    One free chaperone admission for every 15 paid admissions.

o    A FREE Scout Day patch for everyone in your group.

o    Add a meal option for only $8.99*.

SchlitterRegatta (Saturday, August 22 only)
Build a model boat at the park with provided materials. Race your boat in the river after park closing for a chance to win great prizes! Contact your group sales representative for your chance to participate in the SchlitterRegatta. Group sales: 
913.312.3091


Kansas City T-Bones vs St. Paul (MN) Saints

08/27/15 to 08/30/15
CommunityAmerica Ballpark
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Lakeside Speedway: C.A.R.B. Night

08/28/15 to 08/28/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

featuring Weekly Racing Series

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

WIPEOUT RUN

08/29/15 to 08/29/15
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Crash, smash, and splash your way through a 5K course with larger-than-life obstacles and elements inspired by the hit TV show Wipeout! Take on the infamous Big Balls, Sweeper, Wrecking Balls, and Happy Endings! Hilarious thrills and magnificent spills await!

This is an untimed event open to anyone 18 and up.

- See more at: http://wipeoutrun.com/kansascity/#sthash.QvO6EAjn.dpuf

Kansas City T-Bones vs Laredo (TX) Lemurs

08/31/15 to 09/03/15
Kansas City T-Bones
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Sports

See the Kansas City T-Bones in action at CommunityAmerica Ballpark.  Enjoy affordable family entertainment and unique fun between-inning events.  Visit website for ticket information.

Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

09/04/15 to 09/05/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1-800-237-3889.

Lakeside Speedway: Lucas Oil MLRA

09/04/15 to 09/04/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

plus USRA Stock Cars

Kansas City Renaissance Festival

09/05/15 to 10/18/15
Kansas City Renaissance Festival
628 North 126th Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Concerts, Festivals, Exhibits, Entertainment/Nightlife, Family Friendly

Come out and enjoy concerts, entertainment, good food, dancing, crafts, shows and lots of fun at the Kansas City Renaissance Festival September 5th - October 18th.  This storybook re-creation of a 16th century English village features a variety of events for the whole family!  Open weekends and Labor Day, 10am-7pm, rain or shine.  

Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

09/11/15 to 09/13/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1-800-237-3889.

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

09/11/15 to 09/11/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to the John Joiner Band on Friday, September 11th at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

Kenny Wallace Dirt Racing Experience

09/12/15 to 09/13/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

More information to follow.

Dierks Bentley: 2015 Sounds of Summer Tour

09/12/15 to 09/12/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Special Events, Concerts

With Kip Moore, Maddie & Tae, And Canaan Smith. All ages. 6pm doors, 7pm show. Tickets available at ticketmaster.com

TedXWyandotte Event

09/15/15 to 06/13/15
Kansas City Kansas Community College Conference Center
7250 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS (map)

Type:  Special Events

The 2015 TedxWyandotte event will feature approximately six presenters speaking on the theme of “Breaking Through: Confronting the barriers that divide us and challenging ourselves to move beyond them.” General admission is $20. KCKCC students can attend for free with student identification.

 Speakers at this year’s event include:

Janice Burdine, “Negative Space Painting” – artist, educator, illustrator, print maker, author, community activist. She has been a lifelong educator, illustrator, print maker, author and community activist for positive change through education. She is a retired art teacher and school counselor. For the past six years, Janice has been under the mentorships of artists Frank Frazier and Ernani Silva.  http://www.burdineartbox.net/

 Vi Nhan Tran – “The Empathetic Power of Storytelling” – musician and playwright will talk about his family's life story coming to the U.S. from Vietnam and growing up in Garden City, Kan.

Annette LeZotte – “Sorting Out Race” – Kauffman Museum Director at Bethel College in Newton, Kan., will speak about the college’s exhibit "Sorting Out Race: Examining Racial Identity and Stereotypes in Thrift Store Donations."

Hong Hong Hui – a professional Pipa musician (traditional Chinese plucked-string instrument). She first learned to play when she was in Hong Kong 22 years ago. The video is of Hong Hong premiering one of her own compositions that she wrote last year as a master's student at Northern Illinois University, https://youtu.be/wP3lqkVzUns.

Dre Tayler – Project Manager of Males to Men, which sets out to provide a platform for youth to step on and shine like stars. Males to Men will address low self-esteem, lack of self-awareness, juvenile delinquency, adolescent fatherhood, violence, health deterioration, drugs, HIV/AIDS, economics and more. www.malestomen.com/.

Shannon Oleen – “The Millennial Divide.” She will be discussing how to build a personal brand and differentiate yourself and how to excel in a world with four to five generations in the workplace.  shannonoleen.com/speaking/.

To register, visit www.tedxwyandotte.org and select the “Register” tab. 


Sporting KC vs FC Dallas

09/18/15
Sporting Park
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See Sporting KC in action at 6pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.

DJ Dash 5K

09/18/15 to 09/18/15
Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
633 North 130 Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Registration 5pm. Race 7pm. All ages. 

THE DJ DASH is today’s hottest Electronic Dance Music run featuring one main-stage D.J. and a 5K course lined with their music. That's right, the D.J.'s set is playing LIVE while you DASH through this electric course along to their music. Get those endorphins flowing and your friends together for today’s ONLY electric dance dash and after party dance fest. You know, the kind where you dance so hard you HAVE to wonder what kind of calories you burned!

Love dance/music festivals? Love running? This RUN is for YOU!

We always suggest the three D’s for our runs: Disco, Dash & Dance! That’s right, we encourage you to dress-up in your favorite DISCO attire, come out to DASH our course & DANCE the night away to a hot and LIVE DJ!

This race always starts at sunset and ends with a dance party. Who knows what surprises await you along THE DJ DASH!

THE DJ DASH

RUN.DANCE.LIVE

For more information: https://thedjdash.pulsemob.com/event/the-dj-dash-kansas-city/

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

09/18/15 to 09/18/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. 

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

09/18/15 to 09/18/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to Neil Porras on Friday, September 18th at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

2015 Village West Wine Fest

09/19/15 to 09/19/15
Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark
9400 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66112 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Festivals

Held on the grounds of the Schlitterbahn Waterpark, the Village West WineFest showcases over 200 wines and 100 beers from around the world; features food from Kansas City's best restaurants, bars, and caterers; and benefiting the community's most dedicated charities. General admission and VIP tickets available. For more ticket information and early-bird specials: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-village-west-winefest-tickets-15667726592

75 years of flight: the B-25 Bomber

09/25/15 to 12/04/15
Wyandotte County Historical Society & Museum
631 North 126th, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Exhibits

The B-25 bomber planes were manufactured here in Wyandotte County during World War II at the North American Aviation plant in Fairfax.  This exhibit will look at the plane and the impact of our local community during the war.  2015 is the 75th anniversary of the first flight of the famed B-25 bomber. The exhibit will include historical photographs, archival materials, and models of the plane.

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

09/25/15 to 09/25/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

Friday Night Live Music at Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard

09/25/15 to 09/25/15
The Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard
2850 North 119th Street, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Entertainment/Nightlife, Concerts

 Come out to the Wine Barn Winery & Vineyard for live music.  Listen to Boomerz KC on Friday, Septhember 25th at 6:00pm. Cover Charge $5.00

Sporting KC vs Seattle Sounders FC

09/27/15
Sporting Park
One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Family Friendly

See Sporting KC in action at 4pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.

2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship 2015

10/01/15 to 10/03/15
Sporting Park
One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Sporting Park will host the first four Group A matches during the 2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship 2015. The international doubleheaders, headlined by the United States U-23 Men’s National Team, will be held on Thursday, Oct. 1 and Saturday, Oct. 3.

The competition will feature the top eight teams from North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico), Central America (three nations TBD) and the Caribbean (two nations TBD) in pursuit of the region’s two automatic berths into the 2016 Olympic Games next summer in Rio de Janeiro. The official draw for the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship 2015 will be held in August to set the complete tournament schedule with match-ups and kick-off times.


Countries qualify using under-23 national teams (player born in 1993 or later) and the U.S. U-23 MNT features three players who played in the 2014 FIFA World Cup: John Brooks (Hertha BSC), Julian Green (Bayern Munich) and DeAndre Yedlin (Tottenham). Other eligible players include Sporting Kansas City homegrown goalkeeper Jon Kempin and Stanford sophomore Jordan Morris.


Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

10/02/15 to 10/04/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1-800-237-3889.

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series

10/02/15 to 10/02/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

Lakeside Speedway: Weekly Racing Series Season Championship

10/09/15 to 10/09/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

Gates open at 5 p.m., hot laps start at 6:45 and racing begins at 7:30 p.m. Adults grandstand tickets are $12, kids ages 7-12 are $6 and children ages 6 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Military personnel, students and seniors over 62 get in for $10 with proper i.d. Pit passes are $30. 

Lakeside Speedway: 2nd Annual USRA National Championships

10/15/15 to 10/17/15
Lakeside Speedway
5615 Wolcott Drive, Kansas City, KS 66109 (map)

Type:  Sports

More information to follow. 

Nascar Qualifying and Arca Racing Series at Kansas Speedway

10/16/15 to 10/16/15
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Don't miss NASCAR Qualifying and the ARCA 98.9 UNDER THE LIGHTS on Friday, October 16 at Kansas Speedway.

Tickets are $10 to watch a full day of NASCAR practice and qualifying PLUS the ARCA Racing Series UNDER THE LIGHTS.

Add a Sprint FanWalk Pass for $15 to your infield tickets to visit the infield, get driver autographs, watch tech inspection and visit Gatorade Victory Lane. See website fore more information


Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway

10/17/15 to 10/17/15
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Don't miss the return of the NASCAR XFINITY Series to Kansas Speedway on Oct. 17, 2015. Tickets start at $40 for adults and $15 for youth tickets (12 & under).


International Lineman's Rodeo

10/17/15
National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame
630 Hall of Fame Drive, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Sports, Special Events, Family Friendly

This free event brings over 5,000 visitors to the National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame as Linemen from all over the world complete in a variety of tasks. Spectators enjoy watching the various competitions, taking a ride on a lift truck to view the sights from up high, hayrides, train rides, lots of children's activities and more.


Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway

10/18/15 to 10/18/15
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Don't miss the fifth Race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup on Oct. 18, 2015 at Kansas Speedway! Tickets start at $64 for adults and $29 for children (12 & under).

Tickets start at $64 for adults and $29 for children (12 & under) for the fourth Race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Kansas Speedway. 


Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Kansas Speedway

10/18/15
Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Special Events, Family Friendly

Don't miss  the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup on Oct. 18, 2015 at Kansas Speedway!


Great Midwest Balloon Festival

10/23/15 to 10/24/15
Schlitterbahn Kansas City Waterpark
9400 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66112 (map)

Type:  Festivals, Special Events, Entertainment/Nightlife, Family Friendly

Marvel in the sunrise Fly-In Balloon competitions and Friday & Saturday night Balloon Glows.  Get up close and personal with a tethered balloon ride.  All activities are weather permitting.  Visit website a complete schedule of events.

Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway

10/23/15 to 10/25/15
Richard Petty Driving Experience at Kansas Speedway
400 Speedway Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Special Events, Sports

Get behind the wheel of a 600HP NASCAR race car or take a ride and feel the excitement as you hear the engine roar and you thunder down the track at 155 MPH at the Kansas Speedway.  To Book your Richard Petty Driving Experience call 1-800-237-3889.

Sporting KC vs LA Galaxy

10/25/15
Sporting Kansas City
One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Sports

See Sporting KC in action at 6pm at Sporting Park!  Visit website for ticket information.

Santa Express

12/04/15
National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame
630 Hall of Fame Drive, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 (map)

Type:  Family Friendly, Special Events

Join Santa in the Train Depot! Ride the Union Pacific train and take in the Christmas on the Farm decorations.  Have a cookie and make sure Santa knows exactly what you want for Christmas!

Division I Men's Soccer College Cup at Sporting Park

12/11/15 to 12/13/15
Sporting Park
One Sporting Way, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)

Type:  Sports, Special Events, Family Friendly

Don't miss a minute of the action when the Division I Men's Soccer College Cup comes to Sporting Park December 11-13, 2015 to battle for the championship.  See website for more details.