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Things to do for Free in Kansas City

Visiting on a budget? Top free things to do in Kansas City Ride the Kansas City Streetcar 600 E 3rd St, Kansas City, MO 64106 – 11 mins Travel through the Crossroads Art District, the Power & Light District and the local River Market Boulevard Brewing Company 2501 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108 –…

Kansas City History & Fun Facts

Kansas City is filled with a variety of history, entertainment and fun. Hotel Address: 801 Westport Road, Kansas City, MO Hometown History The Santa Fe, California and Oregon trails originated in the Kansas City Metro area Walt Disney opened his first animation studio in KC, Laugh-O-Gram, where Mickey Mouse was born Hallmark began in Kansas…

Disney On Ice Hit The Road To Adventure

Skate into the spring with Disney at Kansas City’s local Sprint Center. Address: 1407 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64106 Time from hotel: 10 mins Date: March 26th-March 29th Take a journey with Mickey’s gang as they adventure on a wild ride to your favorite destinations. Travel to the rooftops of London, Motunui, the Pride…

Where To Celebrate St.Patrick’s Day In Kansas City

St.Patrick’s Day at the Zoo Address: 6800 Zoo Dr, Kansas City, MO 64132 Time from hotel: 16 mins Date: March 14th-15th Time: 10am-3pm Ring in the luck of the Irish with animal enrichment at Kansas City Zoo. There will also be llamas, goats and more animals parading through the zoo. Watch the O’Riada-Manning Academy of…

Bar K Puppy Bowl

If you love puppies, this is the place for you! Bring your pooch or watch other puppies try out their football skills in Bar K’s first annual puppy bowl. Address: 501 Berkley Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64120 Travel from the hotel: 12 mins Date: February 1st 2020 Time: 11am-3pm Cost: Free Bar K features a…

Cirque Du Soleil AXEL In Kansas City

Cirque Du Soleil is a Las Vegas favorite. Since their first show they have performed a variety of themed shows. These include: OVO, AXEL, Michael Jackson ONE, KA, Mystere, O, R.U.N, The Beatles LOVE, Zumanity, VOLTA, Crystal, NYSA, TOTEM, JOYA, The Land of Fantasy, PARAMOUR, KURIOS, LUZIA, KOOZA, Amaluna, Bazzar, Alegria, Messi 10, Corteo, Trois-Rivieres…

Christmas Events At Kansas City Zoo

6800 Zoo Dr, Kansas City, MO 64132 – 17 mins Meet Santa at the Zoo Date: December 7th-8th Time: 10am-3pm Write letters to Santa and Mrs. Claus when you visit the Kansas City Zoo. Afterwards you get a chance meet the jolly man and tell him what you want for Christmas. Friends of the Zoo…

Kansas City Holiday Light Displays

Plaza Lights 4706 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64112 – 5 mins Enjoy one of Kansas City’s many light displays featuring more than 280,000 bulbs hanging on 80 miles of rope around the plaza. This illumination has taken place for almost a century now, making it a must-see during the holiday season. Plaza shops have…

Best Chocolate Shops In Kansas City

Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolates 1819 McGee St, Kansas City – 11 mins Tis’ the season of holiday sweets at Christopher Elbow Chocolates. The holiday collections are great for gifts and stocking stuffers so stop in today! They offer a variety of chocolate flavors: Lemon, Fleur de Sel Caramel, Pear Cinnamon Caramel, Raspberry Rose, Pumpkin Spice…

Thanksgiving Dining In The Plaza Area

All restaurants listed are within a 10 minute drive from the hotel. The Capital Grille 448 W 47th St, Kansas City – 5 mins Make Thanksgiving dinner easy when you dine at The Capital Grille. The Thanksgiving special includes: Slow-Roasted Turkey with Brioche Stuffing, French Green Beans with Marcona Almonds, Cranberry-Pear Chutney, Mashed Potatoes and…