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Shoal Creek Living History Museum

  Located at 7000 NE Barry Rd., this 80-acre park whisks you away to Missouri history where you can walk the trails of early pioneers and see live reenactments of past events. Popular for families, the living history destination includes events throughout the year including First Saturdays which resume in May. From 9 a.m. –…

Thanksgiving KCMO-style

  The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) will hold its 3rd Annual “Jazz & Jackie” celebration at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at the Gem Theater. You don’t want to miss this tribute to Jackie Robinson, whose professional baseball roots started with the Kansas City Monarchs in 1945. Robinson’s very first home game happened…

Get Locked Up at Liberty Jail

  Located in nearby Liberty, Missouri at 216 N Main St., the Liberty Jail is where Latter-day Saints founder Joseph Smith was imprisoned for four months in 1838 – 1839. According to Mormon followers, during his imprisonment Smith received revelations which became sections 121, 122, and 123 of the Doctrine and Covenants. Today, the former…

Lake Jacomo

  Keep cool this summer at the nearby Lake Jacomo where 970 acres of freshwater are nestled against Blue Springs. Head to Jackson County, Missouri to the 7,809-acre Fleming Park and set sail on some of the most gorgeous waters in the region. Sailors and windsurfers especially like this quick day trip at one of…

Heart of America Hot Dog Festival

  Every August, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in KCMO hosts the Heart of America Hot Dog Festival—and it’s a party you don’t want to miss. With live music and every type of dog and brat you can imagine, there’s nothing more American than hot dogs and baseball. Held the first Saturday in August, the…

Kansas City Repertory Theatre

  The performing arts center at 4949 Cherry St. hosts some of the best performances in KCMO in an intimate environment. The official theatre in residence at the University of Missouri-Kansas City has been a landmark in the area for over 50 years. Founded by Dr. Patricia McIlrath in 1964, she was committed to creating…

Go Ape! Zipline and Treetop Adventure

  Get a real bird’s eye view of KCMO at Go Ape. Zip from tree to tree at this adventure park located at 7331 Oakwood Dr. Ziplining is safe for nearly all ages and abilities, but at Go Ape you get so much more than a zip canopy tour. With five obstacle sections, each one…

KCMO’s Most Famous BBQ

  In a city known for its BBQ, you want to make the most of your time in KCMO and sample only the best. The top-ranked joints include Q39 in Midtown. You’ll find it at 1000 West 39th St. and this smokehouse is surprisingly updated, chic, and offers an artisanal touch. Shareable plates like the…

Celebrate the 4th of July in Kansas City Missouri

Will you be spending this year’s 4th of July in Kansas City, Missouri? If you are, you’re in luck because there is a lot happening around town! Distance in miles is listed from the venue to the Best Western Plus Seville Plaza hotel: 4309 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64111 Kansas City Royals Fourth of…

Restaurants Within Walking Distance, Kansas City MO

Are you hungry for a nice meal but stuck without any transportation? Do you want to get fresh air and take a walk around the area? Trying to stay nearby because you have a big day tomorrow? Check out these restaurants below to find food within walking distance of the Best Western Plus Seville Plaza…