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Art: Installations
Peace Poles Community Art Project
The Peace Poles Community Art Project — a series of poles designed by community members and adorned with original art and messages of peace — is on display in Lenexa's Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park during the summer and fall of 2021. The purpose of the exhibit is...
Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park
Lenexa, KS

Thu 9/23/21 - Sat 10/30/21
Art: Art Show, History/Science
The Watkins Museum presents "Encountering John Brown"
Coming to the Watkins in September: Learn about this radical abolitionist through his encounters with key Civil War-era figures such as Harriet Tubman and Robert E. Lee. Encountering John Brown explores the history of the man who helped start the Civil ...
Watkins Museum
Lawrence, KS

Thu 9/23/21 - Sat 11/6/21
Special Event: Children
Victorian Nursery Rhymes Camp
Parents and campers will work together and enjoy crafts, games, and activities themed around four different nursery rhymes. Ideal for ages 3-5. There are two different options to enjoy. From Monday, September 20 to Thursday, September 23, Nursery Rhy...
Alexander Majors Historic House & Museum
Kansas City, MO

Thu 9/23/21 at 10am-11am
Music: Rap/Hip Hop, Christian Contemporary
Andy Mineo
Andy Mineo (formerly known as C-Lite) is a Christian rapper out of New York.
Uptown Theater
Kansas City, MO

Thu 9/23/21 at 8pm
Special Event: Living History, Community Event
Boots & Pearls - Online!
For the safety of our guests, Boots & Pearls will once again be virtual. But you can still support Wornall/Majors House Museums in a variety of exciting and fun ways from the comfort of your own home - and on your schedule. Read on to see how it works! ...
Alexander Majors Historic House & Museum
Kansas City, MO

Thu 9/23/21
Fri 9/24/21
Music: Jazz
Emily Frost
Headliner Emily Frost is a versatile singer, composer, actor and recording artist whose vocal leanings are toward jazz and alternative rock music – and leans delightfully toward jazz standards in her sets at Chaz on the Plaza.
The Raphael Hotel – Chaz on the Plaza
Kansas City, MO

Thu 9/23/21 at 6pm-10am
Music: Jam Band, Funk, R&B/Soul, Jazz
Jeff Shirley Organ Trio
Jeff Shirley Organ Trio plays all-original jazz at one of the hottest jazz clubs in the nation, Green Lady Lounge. Jeff on guitar, Mark Slimm on organ, and amazing drummers like Brian Steever, Taylor Babb and Antonio Reyes join. Funky, jazzy and modern.
Green Lady Lounge
Kansas City, MO

Thu 9/23/21 at 11:30pm-2:30am
Thu 9/30/21 at 11:30pm-2:30am
Thu 10/7/21 at 11:30pm-2:30am
Thu 10/14/21 at 11:30pm-2:30am
Thu 10/21/21 at 11:30pm-2:30am
Music: Rock
Kansas' first public statement appeared on their self-titled album in 1974: "From the beginning, we considered ourselves and our music different and we hope we will always remain so." Little did this legendary rock group realize that back in the early 70's...
Prairie Band Casino and Resort
Mayetta, KS

Thu 9/23/21 at 7pm
Music: Rock, Alternative
Mayday Parade
Mayday Parade is an alternative rock band from Tallahassee, Florida, formed from members of Kid Named Chicago and Defining Moment.
The Blue Note
Columbia, MO

Thu 9/23/21 at 7:30pm
Music: Blues, Folk
Shakey Graves
Shakey Graves is the stage name of Austin-based musician Alejandro Rose-Garcia. He fingerpicks while keeping time with a double-pedal kick drum, hitting a snare fitted into his suitcase drum and a tambourine fashioned to its side. And when he sings, Rose-G...
The Truman - Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Thu 9/23/21 at 8pm
Music: Folk
Gordon Lightfoot
Canada's own Gordon Lightfoot has recorded some 200 songs and written many more during his nearly five-decade career. His breakthrough came in 1970 with, "If You Could Read My Mind." That song was followed by other hits, including the 1975 classic "The Wre...
University of Missouri, Columbia – Missouri Theatre
Columbia, MO

Fri 9/24/21 at 8pm
Special Event: Holiday
Halloween Haunt
As darkness falls, fear rises when the Overlord calls his army to transform the park into Halloween Haunt. Experience the thrills of your favorite rides and the chills of Extreme Haunts as you navigate the fog-filled midways where over 400 monsters lurk to...
Worlds of Fun
Kansas City, MO

Fri 9/24/21
Sat 9/25/21
Sun 9/26/21
Fri 10/1/21
Sat 10/2/21
Music: Country, Rock
Jameson Rodgers
Rodgers is a singer-songwriter from Mississippi who is just getting his feet wet in Nashville. He performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. in 2015.
The Truman - Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Fri 9/24/21 at 8pm
Music: Country
Little Big Town
The group is unique in country music in its configuration of two men with two women. It is also unlike any other in that there is no single lead vocalist - all four are capable of taking lead lines, and do so. Also unusual is the fact that for most of thei...
Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Kansas City, MO

Fri 9/24/21 at 8pm
Sat 9/25/21 at 8pm
Music: Bluegrass, Country, Gospel, Live Music in Bar/Club
The Oak Ridge Boys
The Oak Ridge Boys are celebrated for their four-part, power harmonies and upbeat songs have generated dozens of country, pop and gospel hits and earned them multiple Grammys, Doves and Country Music Awards.
Ameristar Casino & Hotel
Kansas City, MO

Fri 9/24/21 at 8:30pm
Theater: Puppet Theater
Puppets A Glow-Go!
For immediate release: February 25, 2021 Let’s Talk: Help us spread the word – StoneLion representatives are available for interviews at your convenience. Our colorful and visual puppets can come to you for interviews as well or visit our studios for outd...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 9/24/21 - Sat 9/25/21 at 7:30pm-10pm
Sports: Extreme Sports, Auto Racing, Other
Toughest Monster Truck Tour
Some of the toughest monster trucks in the nation, including Bigfoot, Avenger, Double Trouble, Equalizer, and more, will compete in racing and freestyle events. An event the whole family will enjoy.
Cable Dahmer Arena
Independence, MO

Fri 9/24/21 at 7:30pm
Sat 9/25/21 at 1pm
Sat 9/25/21 at 7:30pm
Dance: Modern
X Parté Band
X Parté dance and party band performing top dance tunes from the 1960s to present.
The Levee
Kansas City, MO

Fri 9/24/21 at 5pm-8:30pm
Sports: Running
0.5k - The Underachievers Run
IT'S BACK and we're heading to back to Westport! The 0.5k - The Underachiever's Run... if you can even call it a run! This event takes you across 0.31 miles - 1,640 feet - 19,685 inches. It's unlike any other run (and more like a walk to the next bar)! ...
Kelly's Westport Inn
Kansas City, MO

Sat 9/25/21 at 11am-4pm
Music: Rock, Acoustic, Pop, Folk
America is best known for such classics as 'Horse with No Name,' 'Ventura Highway,' and 'I Need You.' The trademark harmonies of Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell combine with visions of faraway places and “alligator lizards in the air" that keep their fans ...
University of Kansas – Lied Center for the Performing Arts
Lawrence, KS

Sat 9/25/21 at 7:30pm

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