Step outside and take a big, deep breath – ah, it’s finally spring! Get out and celebrate the sunshine with these springtime events in Kansas City, KS .
Win or lose, the KC Cauldron and the rest of the Sporting KC crowd bring undeniable energy to Children’s Mercy Park on match days with nonstop chanting, cheering and home team support. Led by team captain and U.S. Men’s National Team player Matt Besler, Sporting KC brings their A-game in every play. Don’t miss out on showing your Soccer Capitol of America pride this 2019 season.
The first weekend of every month Strawberry Hill Museum opens up the doors of its tea room to offer an array of ethnic desserts and flavorful teas. New this year, Strawberry Hill Museum is also offering brunch items of quiche, soup and more. After the museum and tea room, stroll across the street to the historic St. John’s Park for one of the best views of the downtown Kansas City skyline in the entire metro.
Frolicking around apple orchards isn’t just for fall! Spring being sprung means the apple trees that inhabit Cider Hill Family Orchard become bright and cheery again as they fill up with colorful apple blossoms. You can experience the picture-perfect seasonal sight for yourself, along with shopping local vendors, riding the orchard’s train, slurping down sider slushes and more at the two-day Cider Hill Family Orchard Apple Blossom Festival.
This local family favorite festival is back and bigger than ever! Welcome the new beginnings spring brings with baby farm animals, pony and train rides, Touch-a-Truck experience and more! With adult tickets for only $5, $2 for kids 3-12, and ages 3 and under free, the whole crew can enjoy an entire day of fun without breaking your budget.
Craft beer, cash prizes and spending time in the sun – what could be better? The Kansas City Renaissance Festival ground will be filled with ticket-filled Easter eggs to be redeemed for prizes, along with golden eggs filled with cash. Afterward you hunt, enjoy an array of beer tastings from local and regional breweries. Stay for the fun and party on with live music, games and even more egg-cellent games and contests. Get your tickets here before they sell out!