With over 30 bands on seven stages, heritage workshops and displays, comedy, genealogy, a massive children's area and so much more, there is no better way to celebrate Celtic Pride in Cowtown than Kansas City Irish Fest!
Step back in time at the Kansas City Renaissance Festival, a medieval-themed village home to jousting knights, thrill-seeking acrobats and beautiful maidens.
Cigar festival with craft beer and wine samplings. Raffles benefitting Big Brothers, Big Sisters.
In 2018 the nation’s premiere BBQ competition will once again feature more public events and activities, including incredible live music, delicious BBQ and local food, an ‘all things BBQ’ Marketplace and of course, a full line up of kid’s activities that will entertain even the littlest of BBQ enthusiasts.
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 over 25 featured restaurant booths.
A two-day celebration of Bavarian heritage modeled after the traditional Munich Oktoberfest in Germany. This festival will feature world-class music and entertainment, delicious menus crafted after the genuine tastes of Bavaria, and family-friendly games and activities inspired by those played in Europe.
Experience the sparkling bonfires, live music, and performance art of WaterFire KC.
The Ice Terrace is a favorite family destination during the winter months thanks to the outdoor skating rink that offers fantastic, festive views.
The 89th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighiting Ceremony will be held Thanksgiving night, pre-show beginning at 5:00pm.
The 100-foot-tall Mayor's Christmas Tree, one of the nation's tallest, is the centerpiece for an illuminating holiday celebration. Mayor Sly James and a celebrity guest will flip the switch to light the tree.