Category Archives: Kid Friendly Entertainment

Leila’s Hair Museum

  Just 12 miles away in Independence, Missouri, is one of those roadside attractions you can’t help but visit. Leila’s Hair Museum is, unsurprisingly, the only hair museum in the world. What is surprising is just how fascinating the visit is and what a blast you’ll have. Here, there are hundreds of jewelry pieces, wreaths…

Arrowhead Stadium

  Home of the Kansas City Chiefs, Arrowhead Stadium is a massive, state of the art facility hosting some of the biggest and best events in the KCMO area. Football season has arrived, and guests lucky enough to take in a game at the stadium do so immersed in history. As the 28th biggest stadium…

LEGOLand Discovery Center

  Experience LEGO like never before at LEGOLand in the heart of downtown KCMO. Choose from three entrance packages including the online saver ticket starting at $15, the Combo Experience for two attractions at only $26.25 or the Ultimate Combo Experience for just $36. Combo packages include access to SEA LIFE, and if you go…

The College Basketball Experience

  It’s not just a museum—it’s so much more. This fully interactive destination is where basketball fans of all ages and abilities, from newbies to veterans, gather together to really get in the game. Here you’ll face skill challenges, get familiar with an ESPNU Broadcast Desk, and learn behind the scenes college basketball tips you’ve…

Get the Best View of the Eclipse in Nearby St. Joseph!

  With all the buzz about the Great American Eclipse August 21, you want to make sure to snag the best view possible. It’s in nearby St. Joseph, MO, and Best Western Seville Plaza has you covered with comfortable, affordable guest room. St. Joseph is directly on the centerline of the eclipse pathway, offering the…

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

  Nestled in nearby Overland Park, this popular family-friendly attraction features birds of prey, farm animals, butterfly gardens, and winding nature trails suitable for all ages. There’s also a Kanza Native American display as well as a full-scale, traditional country schoolhouse to explore. You’ll find a well-stocked fishing pond, pony rides and plenty of playgrounds,…

Symphony Classic Series

  Watch Ax play Mozart and Strauss’ Merry Pranks June 2 – 4, hosted by the Kansas City Symphony. With Emanuel Ax on the piano, the Helzberg Hall comes to life at this beloved annual event. Enjoy Piano Concerto No. 19 and 16 along with R. Strauss’ Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, which was performed at…

Boulevardia Festival

Just in time for Father’s Day, the massive Boulevardia in historic West Bottom is the perfect place to take the special dad in your life. Sponsored by Boulevard Brewing Co., the two-day festival includes plenty of craft beer samples. Enjoy location and national musical performances including Local Natives, Katy Guillen & the Girls, George Clinton…

ShrimpFest + BINGO

  What do two seemingly unrelated items have in common? Shrimp and Bingo are a surprisingly winning combination, especially when it’s at the 28th annual ShrimpFest and Bingo Festival! Located at the Lenexa Rotary Club, tickets are just $25 for adults, $10 for kids 6 – 12, and free for those five and under. All…

Canes, Cocoa and a Claus!

  Want to hunt for candy canes with Santa Claus? At the annual Canes, Cocoa and a Claus event at the Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site in nearby Fairway, families head out on the hunt December 11 from 6 – 8 p.m. Bring a flashlight and little ones 10 years and younger. Parents must…