Learn about Kansas City area history and stay for lunch prepared on the wood stove. A different speaker will present each week. See below for additional dates:
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2015
Don't miss this unique annual artist show featuring approximately 20 artists and four demonstration areas. The artists will be working in two furnace working stations, a furnace working or glassblowing station and a marble machine. For more information go to www.marblecrazy.com.
Kansas City Kansas Community College Conference Center
7250 State Avenue, Kansas City, KS (map)
Type: Free Events, Special Events, Family Friendly
Tractor enthusiasts from all around the metro will gather to drive the 35 mile loop around Wyandotte County. With stops at Grinter House, Wyandotte County lake and Cabela's. This scenic drive will be one to remember.
The Annual Marble Day Celebration is a fun, family day celebrating spring, marble games and activities and other old-fashioned outdoor games and activities. Events and activities include a tractor cruise, wacky parade, bike rodeo, marble tournament, marble art and invention contest, Running of the Pinkys, cake walk, straw tunnel and straw mountain, food vendors and other traditional games and activities.
Festivities will begin at 8am-2pm in Downtown Bonner Springs. For a complete schedule of events go to www.marbleday.com.
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.
07/19/15 to 07/22/15
1800 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, KS 66111 (map)
Type: Sports, Family Friendly
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
There will be sash plaques and door prizes, Top 60, Best of Show, living history demonstrations and train rides. Fun activities for all ages.
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.
Don't miss the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup on Oct. 18, 2015 at Kansas Speedway!