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Art: Museum
We're Home-Now What?
From the earliest history of armed conflict soldiers have done their duty and returned to their homes and families. In the aftermath of WWI, millions of servicemen and women came home from a war that was unprecedented in its impact. This special exhibition...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Sun 9/8/19
Art: Art Show
121st Annual Midwest Art Exhibition
Four new exhibitions comprise the 121th annual Midwest Art Exhibition, which opens at the Birger Sandzén Memorial Gallery on Sunday, March 31, 2019. On display through May 26 are paintings by Mark Flickinger of Arkansas City, along with three shows primari...
Birger Sandzen Memorial Gallery
Lindsborg, KS

Fri 5/24/19 - Sun 5/26/19
Special Event: Community Event, Education, General, Living History
Park University Titanic Exhibit
Park University, which has a unique connection to the Titanic, is hosting a special exhibit in the University’s Frances Fishburn Archives and Special Collections space. The exhibit, on display through Friday, May 31, includes items related to the Titanic a...
Park University
Parkville, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Fri 5/31/19
Art: Art Show, Design, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Prints, Sculpture, Textiles
Park University Senior Art Exhibit
An art exhibit highlighting the work of seven Park University seniors will be on display from Wednesday, May 1, through Friday, May 31, in the Campanella Gallery. Admission to the Gallery, located within Norrington Center of the University’s Parkville Camp...
Park University
Parkville, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Fri 5/31/19
Theater: Solo Performance
Crazy Horse: A Dream of Thunder at Prospero's Books
Prospero’s Bookstore brings Sam Wright’s awarding-winning one-man Fringe show back to Kansas City for seven performances May 16-26. Wright’s self-written piece about the iconic Lakota Sioux chief, Crazy Horse, won Best of Venue at KC Fringe 2016 and a 2...
Prospero's Books
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Sun 5/26/19 at 8pm-9:15pm
Art: Museum
1919: Peace?
The World War I Armistice on Nov. 11, 1918 ended fighting on the Western Front, but the war did not end even with the signing of the Treaty of Paris at Versailles on June 28, 1919. The world of aristocrats and monarchs vaporized. Millions died. Russia stru...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Sun 5/26/19 at 10am-5pm
Mon 5/27/19 - Fri 5/31/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 6/1/19 at 9am-5pm
Sun 6/2/19 - Fri 6/7/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 6/8/19 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Objectified: The Female Form and the Male Gaze
This exhibition will ask critical questions about portrayals of the female nude, a prevalent subject throughout European and American art.
University of Missouri, Columbia – Museum of Art & Archaeology
Columbia, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 9am-4pm
Sat 5/25/19 - Sun 5/26/19 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 5/28/19 - Fri 5/31/19 at 9am-4pm
Sat 6/1/19 - Sun 6/2/19 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 6/4/19 - Fri 6/7/19 at 9am-4pm
Art: Installations
Reflecting Motion
“Reflecting Motion,” created by Patrick Shearn of Poetic Kinetics and presented by CommunityAmerica Credit Union will be the largest sky sculpture ever on display in Kansas City. The contemporary art creation will span and flow across approximately 12,200...
Union Station
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Mon 9/2/19
Music: A cappella, Choral, Chamber Music
Central College A Cappella Choir Midwest Tour - Kansas City, MO
Central College's A Cappella Choir is excited to be bringing our Midwest Tour to Kansas City, MO at the The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Come hear fantastic choral music spanning a wide range of styles and time periods. The Mass will begin at 12...
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 12:15pm-1:15pm
Art: Gallery, Textiles, Art Show
Color of Memory: Fabric Art in WWI
"Remember Me." "Souvenir de France." "Mother Dear." "Merci!" These and countless other sentiments are expressed in the fabric art that came from World War I. This exhibition explores manifestations of remembrance through striking and moving works from the ...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 5/25/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/26/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/28/19 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/29/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Convention, science fiction, fantasy, cosplay, horror, art show, Convention
ConQuesT Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention
Kansas City’s Longest-Running Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention Panels, Gaming, Cosplay, Author Events, Dealer’s Room, Art Show, and more! This year’s theme: Mad Science and Experimental Wizardry! Guests of Honor: Author Timothy Zahn, Artist Char...
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Sun 5/26/19 at 10am-11:55pm
Special Event: History/Science, Installations, Education
Devastated Lands
World War I left behind an unprecedented path of desolate landscapes. By the end of the war, much of the Western Front resembled anything but rolling country sides. Instead, the destruction yielded topography akin to an uninhabited planet. This exhibition ...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 5/25/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/26/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/28/19 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/29/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Business, Meeting
DST Toastmasters Weekly Meeting
Join the DST Toastmasters club for our weekly meeting where you will network with other downtown professionals, give and evaluate speeches, and participate in fun, impromptu speaking activities!
Quality Hill Playhouse
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 5/31/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 6/7/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 6/14/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Fri 6/21/19 at 11:30am-12:30pm
Music: Jazz, Live Music in Bar/Club, R&B/Soul
Feel Good Fridays
Get that Feel Good Friday feeling each and every Friday night from 8:00 – 11:00 p.m. at the Reserve Restaurant located in the swank and cozy Ambassador Hotel Kansas City. Experience the sweet melodies of crooner Ron Gutierrez and his trio of talented music...
Reserve
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 8pm-11pm
Fri 5/31/19 at 8pm-11pm
Fri 6/7/19 at 8pm-11pm
Fri 6/14/19 at 8pm-11pm
Art: Art Show
Focus on the World Photography Exhibit
Focus on the World Photography Exhibit by Redpoint Collective Photographers
Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19
Sat 5/25/19
Wed 5/29/19
Thu 5/30/19
Fri 5/31/19
Music: Rock, Metal
Great White
Best known for their 1989 smash 'Once Bitten, Twice Shy,' Great White’s worldwide sales are approaching 10 million. Their song arsenal also includes 'Rock Me,' 'Save Your Love,' 'The Angel Song,' 'Mistabone,' and more.
Ameristar Casino & Hotel
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 8:30pm
Music: Rock, Metal
In This Moment
In This Moment is a metal/rock band hailing from North Hollywood, California.
Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 8pm
Music: Rap/Hip Hop
Jelly Roll
The Tennessee native Jason DeFord has answered to "Jelly" since his mother gave him the nickname when he was a child. Now 6' 1," some 350 poungs and covered in tattoos, JR turned to hip hop for solace and therapy during the years he spent serving time on d...
Rose Music Hall
Columbia, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 9:30pm
Music: Blues, Rock
Jeremiah Johnson Band
St. Louis-based blues/rock guitarist Jeremiah Johnson and his band merge Texas style with St. Louis blues. That's no big surprise; Johnson lived in Houston for 10 years before moving back to STL in 2009, earning three consecutive first-places at the Housto...
Knuckleheads Saloon
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 at 8:30pm
Special Event: Community Event
Memorial Day Weekend
As the commemoration of the Centennial of World War I continues, the National WWI Museum and Memorial serves as a fitting place to honor and recognize the men and women who sacrificed their lives while serving their country during Memorial Day weekend. The...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Fri 5/24/19 - Mon 5/27/19 at 10am-5pm
    

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