The Holiday Spirit is Alive in Kansas City, KS

With all the hustle and bustle in the world today, it can be tough to find time to create those magical moments that truly put you in the holiday mood. But don’t tear up your Christmas list and say bah humbug just yet! Here’s what you can do in Kansas City, KS to have you “Ho Ho Ho-ing” in no time. 

Snap a Holly Jolly #KCKselfie Mayor's Christmas Tree
Kansas City, KS dons some of the merriest decor in all of the metro. Located at the center of Legends Outlets Kansas City is a 45-foot Christmas tree complete with an extraordinary display of blue twinkling lights.During the month of December, downtown Kansas City, KS is decked in bright lights and snowflakes. In front of city hall you’ll find a gigantic, lush green tree with beautiful red and gold bulbs. Both of these trees are unique to any other tree in KC, which makes them the perfect setting to capture your holiday #KCKselfie! 

Put a Pep(permint) in your Step
Warm up to the holidays with refreshing white chocolate peppermint mocha from downtown’s A Cup on the Hill, or try one of their many winter-inspired beverages to caffeinate yourself before a long day of shopping. While you’re downtown, why not indulge in a little something extra to go with your cup of cheer? Kansas City Cupcake Co. Café pairs a moist, chocolate peppermint cake with a candy cane
butter cream frosting to create the Candy Cane Cupcakedecadent Candy Cane Cupcake.

Festivities for Kids from 1 to 92
You can find a way to celebrate with your loved ones every weekend in December! Hop aboard Santa’s Express at the National Agricultural Center & Hall of Fame, and ride to the depot to pay visit to the jolly fellow himself. Wake up early to enjoy a breakfast buffet, raffles, crafts and more at T-Rex Café & Restaurant’s Breakfast with Santa. Strawberry Hill Museum’s Olde World Christmas is a seasonal staple for many Kansas Citians. Throughout December and January, the beautiful Victorian mansion is adorned with elaborate decorations and displays that depict holiday traditions from around the world.

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