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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
08/24/2018

Location:

315 South 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS, 66502
United States

Phone:

785-587-2726
Time: 
7 PM - 10 PM

Retro Gaming Night at Flint Hills Discovery Center

Time to find your Atari joystick and blow the dust out of those old cartridges, because it’s Retro Gaming Night at the Flint Hills Discovery Center! Take a trip back in gaming history with playable systems from Atari through Nintendo 64.
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Dates: 
08/26/2018

Organization:

Shawnee, KS

Location:

15100 West 67th Street, Suite 202
Shawnee Mission, KS, 66217
United States

Phone:

913-631-6545
Time: 
7:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Tour de Shawnee

Help us celebrate 29 years of cycling fun on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at the Tour de Shawnee Bike Ride.
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Dates: 
09/07/2018
09/08/2018
09/09/2018

Location:

12001 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO, 64145-1100
United States

Phone:

816-942-9100
Time: 
Friday 6 - 10 pm Saturday Noon - 10 pm Sunday Noon – 6 pm

The 57th Annual Greek Festival

Authentic Greek Food, Delicious Greek Pastries, Live Greek Music, Hellenic Dancing, Imported Greek Souvenirs, Tours of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, Presentations about the Greek Orthodox Faith, Greek Orthodox Bookstore. FOOD, FAMILY, FUN! Oh, and did we mention... Admission and Parking are FREE! OPA!
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Dates: 
11/22/2018
Time: 
5:00PM-9:00PM

Location:

Country Club Plaza
47th & Broadway
Kansas City, MO, 64112
United States

Phone:

(816) 753-0100

KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony

The 89th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony will be held Thanksgiving night, pre-show beginning at 5pm.
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Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

Rockhurst High School
9301 State Line Rd
Kansas City, MO, 64114
United States

The Kansas City Juggling Festival

Kansas City Juggling Festival 2018 — or KCJFX, as we’ve come to fondly refer to our 10th-year celebration.
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Dates: 
08/25/2018

Location:

4109 NE Pleasant Valley Rd.
Gladstone, MO, 64119
United States

Phone:

816-423-4107
Time: 
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Restoration Run at Atkins-Johnson Farm and Museum

Join us for the first annual Restoration Run benefiting Synergy Services & the Atkins-Johnson Museum! Runners will enjoy a beautiful route along the farm property and White Chapel Cemetery. Walkers will get to take in the scenery of the Farm. Kids 12 and under are FREE!
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Dates: 
09/21/2018
09/22/2018
09/23/2018
Time: 
see website for details

Location:

Country Club Plaza
47th & Broadway
Kansas City, MO, 64112
United States

Phone:

(816) 753-0100

Plaza Art Fair

The Plaza Art Fair encompasses nine city blocks and welcomes a crowd of over 250,000. Featuring 240 artists, the Plaza Art Fair is a top-ranked, national art event with three live music stages and 22 featured restaurant booths. It continues to be a weekend of people simply celebrating art and each other, as well as Kansas City’s unofficial welcome to the fall season.
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Dates: 
08/18/2018

Location:

4420 Warwick Blvd.
Kansas City, MO, 64111
United States

Phone:

816.753.5784
Time: 
6:00–10:30 p.m.

Kemper Museum Annual Block Party

Kemper Museum’s fourth annual block party features music, food trucks, exhibition tours, family activities, a Museum Shop trunk show, and an outdoor movie to close the evening. Celebrate the debut of the Museum’s newest year-long installation by artist Paul Henry Ramirez.
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Dates: 
08/17/2018

Location:

315 South 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS, 66502
United States

Phone:

785-587-2726
Time: 
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Astronomy Viewing Nights at Flint Hills Discovery Center

We welcome K-State Professor Chris Sorensen who will lead us in viewing the moon, planets, and stars through 8" reflecting and 4" refracting telescopes. Guests are welcome to bring their own telescopes.
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Dates: 
09/08/2018
09/09/2018

Organization:

Midwest Tea Festival

Location:

Ararat Shrine Temple's Bennet Auditorium 5100 Ararat Drive
Kansas City, MO, 64129
United States
Time: 
10:00 AM

Midwest Tea Festival

The Annual Midwest Tea Festival is coming back for a fourth year on September 8 & 9 from 10am-5pm both days (little longer hours on both days due to popular request). Same venue as 2017, the Ararat Shrine Temple Auditorium in Kansas City, Missouri. Plenty of parking and easy to get to.
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Dates: 
08/25/2018
08/26/2018

Organization:

KC Wine Co.

Location:

13875 S. Gardner Road
Olathe, KS, 66061
United States

Phone:

913.484.6251
Time: 
12 PM - 6 PM

Sunflower Fest in Olathe

KC’s Own Sunflower Field ONLY 2 Miles outside of Olathe!
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Dates: 
09/22/2018
Time: 
7:30 p.m.

Location:

Rockhurst High School
9301 State Line Rd
Kansas City, MO, 64114
United States

The Great Kansas City Circus Show 2018

Our 10th year running, this year’s show will feature performers who helped found, develop, and build Kansas City’s juggling and circus culture, as well as a variety of mesmerizing talent from around the country.
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