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Special Event: Tour, Social Event
Let’s Roam Kansas City: Scavenger Hunt
Stop stressing about finding the perfect group activity for adults and sign up for a Kansas City scavenger hunt today! On Fountains, Fun & Hidden Finds, you and your friends will venture off on a Kansas City walking tour to different landmarks, to learn ab...
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 - Thu 12/31/20 at 12am till 11pm, 12am till 11:55pm
Special Event: Animals, Education, For the Family, Nature
Wild Adventures for Preschoolers and Parents Weekly
Drop in for stories, activities, and information about animals and the places in which they live. A different topic will be presented each week. Come prepared to go outdoors. Due to space limitations no more than one adult per child please. Registration is...
Prairie Park Nature Center
Lawrence, KS

Sun 12/8/19 - Tue 12/17/19 at 10am-11am
Special Event: Education, Art Show, History/Science
Etched in Memory
World War I ushered in a wave of devastation unlike anything humankind had ever experienced. This path of destruction included countless historically significant buildings and cathedrals. Etched in Memory features color etchings by British artist James Alp...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 - Sun 3/1/20
Special Event: Holiday, For the Family
Santa's Gingerbread Station
All aboard for a favorite holiday tradition at Crown Center! Kids and families can explore this interactive exhibit, meet and have their photo taken with Santa Claus (through December 24), climb aboard the Crown Center Express Train Engine, and enjoy Ginge...
Crown Center
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 - Tue 12/31/19 at 10am-9pm
Special Event: Education, History/Science, Gallery
The Vietnam War: 1945-1975
Exploring the pivotal struggles felt both on the war front and the home front, The Vietnam War: 1945-1975 examines how the divisive war challenged democracy, citizenship, patriotism and the foundations of American life as well as the connections between th...
National World War I Museum and Memorial
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/17/19 - Sun 12/22/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Thu 12/26/19 - Sun 12/29/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: For the Family
Holiday Bricktacular
Build holiday memories this December in our mind-bopping, winter wonderland filled with LEGO® bricks at Holiday Bricktacular! Little LEGO lovers will have festive fun meeting LEGO Santa, building ornaments in the LEGO Art Gallery, writing letters to Ka...
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 - Sun 1/5/20 at 10am
Special Event: For the Family
Sea of Lights
Prepare to be dazzled at Sea of Lights! Experience SEA LIFE Aquarium as thousands of lights twinkle across our undersea wonderland for a one of a kind holiday lights extravaganza. Santa meet & greets will be hosted on Saturdays & Sundays in the aquariu...
SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 - Sun 1/5/20 at 10am
Special Event: Drama
A Christmas Carol
The classic holiday tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and the ghostly visitors he receives on Christmas eve.
Kansas City Repertory Theatre
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 at 1pm
Sun 12/8/19 at 5pm
Wed 12/11/19 at 7pm
Thu 12/12/19 at 7pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 8pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Children, Holiday, For the Family
C.W. Parker Carousel Museum's Annual Children's Small Mall
This popular event for children 3 to 13 years old to do their own holiday shopping for family and friends in a secure environment will be held on Sat., Dec. 7, 9-5 and Sun., Dec. 8, 10-4. For the first time shoppers and parents it is important to know what...
C.W. Parker Carousel Museum
Leavenworth, KS

Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-4pm
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

Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 at 10am-5pm
Wed 12/11/19 at 10am-5pm
Thu 12/12/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Holiday Music, Classical Dance
Kansas City Ballet: The Nutcracker
"The Nutcracker" is based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's 1816 fairy tale "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King," with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City, MO

Sun 12/8/19 at 5pm
Thu 12/12/19 at 7:30pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/14/19 at 2pm
Sat 12/14/19 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Children
See It Snow Inside
Happens Only On Weekends! Baby, it’s cold outside, but it’s warm here at Paradise Park and you can experience some “North Pole” magic inside our Foam Factory, where it SNOWS INSIDE! You’re invited to come experience the wonder, get some energy out wh...
Paradise Park Family Fun & Adventure
Lee's Summit, MO

Sun 12/8/19 at 9:30am-6pm
Mon 12/9/19 at 9:30am-6pm
Sat 12/14/19 at 9:30am-6pm
Sun 12/15/19 at 9:30am-6pm
Mon 12/16/19 at 9:30am-6pm
Special Event: Social Event, Food/Tasting
Wine Dinner at Ragazza in Kansas City - Dec 9
Join Tony Giatti, Midwest/Great Lakes Sales Manager for HALL Family Wines, featuring a superbly paired four-course dinner crafted by Chef Tina Warford paired with four great wines. A special night of great wine, food, and friends. Wines included: • 201...
Ragazza Food & Wine
Kansas City, MO

Mon 12/9/19 at 5:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Wine Dinner at Ragazza in Kansas City - Dec 9
Join Tony Giatti, Midwest/Great Lakes Sales Manager for HALL Family Wines, featuring a superbly paired four-course dinner crafted by Chef Tina Warford paired with four great wines. A special night of great wine, food, and friends. Wines included: • 201...
Ragazza Food & Wine
Kansas City, MO

Mon 12/9/19 at 5:30pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Women on Weights
Women on Weights is small group personal training using free weights at the Grandview Community Center. Sign up at 13500 Byars Road. $25/mo. Mondays and Fridays. 8am-9am. Max 6 participants, space is limited, no membership required. Call 816-316-4888 for m...
View Community Center
Grandview, MO

Mon 12/9/19 at 8am-9am
Mon 12/9/19 at 8am-9am
Fri 12/13/19 at 8am-9am
Fri 12/13/19 at 8am-9am
Mon 12/16/19 at 8am-9am
Special Event: Living History
Guess Who's Behind the Music Stand
J to the A to the double ZZ! Storyteller Jazzy K reveals the identities of four mystery jazz masters--a vocalist, saxophonist, trumpeter, and pianist in a "jazzy" conversation full of fascinating tales and b-flat fun.
Mid-Continent Public Library – North Independence Branch
Independence, MO

Tue 12/10/19 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Musical
Miss Saigon: National Tour
Based loosely on Belasco/Puccini's 'Madam Butterfly,' 'Miss Saigon' is a beloved musical from the minds of composer Claude-Michel Schönberg and lyricist Alain Boublil. It tells a story of an American G.I. and a Vietnamese bar girl during the fall of Saigon...
Kansas City Convention Center – Music Hall
Kansas City, MO

Tue 12/10/19 at 7:30pm
Tue 12/10/19 at 8pm
Wed 12/11/19 at 7:30pm
Thu 12/12/19 at 7:30pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 7:30pm
Special Event: World Dance
Great Russian Nutcracker
This holiday season give your family the gift of Moscow Ballets Great Russian Nutcracker! Step into a simpler time filled with sweet dreams and Christmas magic. Enjoy world-class artists, over 200 dazzling costumes, stunning sets, towering puppets, and soa...
University of Missouri, Columbia – Jesse Auditorium
Columbia, MO

Wed 12/11/19 at 7pm
Special Event: Holiday, Musical, Children's Theatre
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical
The beloved stop-motion classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical soars off the screen and onto the stage this holiday season. From fleeing the Abominable Snow Monster to saving Christmas, join Rudolph and his friends Clarice, Hermey the Elf, and...
University of Kansas – Lied Center for the Performing Arts
Lawrence, KS

Wed 12/11/19 at 7pm
Special Event: Animals, Education, For the Family, Nature
Nature Story Time for Preschoolers
For children who enjoy both stories and animals, there will be morning story time for preschool age children every Thursday at 10 a.m. Each week will feature a story and a live animal. Children may color a coloring page after the presentation. Preregistrat...
Prairie Park Nature Center
Lawrence, KS

Thu 12/12/19 at 10am-10:30am
    

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