With the kiddos back in school, the fun you have the weekends is more important than ever. The Kansas City area has tons of family friendly events for everyone to enjoy this weekend, as well as a beer festival, brought to you by Dani Beyer Real Estate.
Kansas City Events August 14 – 16
Friday, August 14
Check out this free concert series happening every Friday night this summer in Gladstone. Bring the family, a picnic blanket and enjoy the music under the stars. This Friday, the band Sticks and Stones will be playing country hits from the 80’s and 90’s. With three part harmonies and steel guitar they are sure to be a hit with everyone. Food and drink trucks will also be at the event.
602 NE 70th St.,
Gladstone, MO 64118
Saturday, August 15
7 p.m. – 9 .m.
If you can’t make the concert on Friday evening, then head to the Summer Dusk 2015 Sunset Concert Series on Saturday night. Hosted at the John F. Kennedy Memorial by Northeast Arts KC, this free concert series promises an enjoyable evening for the whole family. Featuring local and regional musicians, the series is held every third Saturday of the month during summer months. Feel free to bring a blanket or a folding chair, and if you’d like, a picnic basket or cooler with your favorite snacks and beverages.
The Collonade at Concourse Park,
St. John Ave. & Benton Blvd.
Saturday, August 15
1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Tickets: $25 in advance
$30 at the door
Check out the 7th annual Microbrew Festival presented by UNICO Kansas City this Saturday at the beautiful Zona Rosa Square. Each brewery will have their own booth to serve you a wide variety of craft and import brews. More than 100 microbrews, some amazing food vendors and live music make this an afternoon event you won’t want to miss. For your admission fee, you will receive a 5 ounce tasting glass and unlimited tastes from all of our brewers. Food vendors will offer Italian sausage, hot dogs, lemonade, cherry limeade, and more. Tickets are $25 in advance, or $30 at the event on the day of, so be sure to purchase yours now.
8640 N Dixson Ave.,
Kansas City, MO 64153
Saturdays & Sundays
7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
If you haven’t been down to the City Market to visit the Farmers’ Market you should definitely put it on your list for this weekend. It’s open every Saturday and Sunday year-round, but summer is definitely the best time to visit this open-air market. More than 140 vendor stalls burst with bedding plants, fruits, vegetables, meats, herbs, fresh baked goods and other sweets, cut flowers and crafts made by local artisans. At the City Market Farmers’ Market, you will find the finest produce, fresh from Missouri and the surrounding region and benefit from unsurpassed value, all while support local farmers. During the summer weekends you can also enjoy live music and the City Market Park next door.
20 E 5th St.,
Kansas City, MO64106
Open through September 7
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Ticket Prices Vary
Interesting and fun for the whole family, Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame features hundreds of historic artifacts, photos and rare documents from the Pro Football Hall Of Fame. Housed inside Union Station, it’s accompanied by a multi-media, immersive fan experience, interactive elements and exclusive material from NFL Films. Plus, there’s a whole gallery dedicated solely to unique artifacts and history to pay tribute to the Kansas City Chiefs. The exhibit is in its final weeks, ending September 7th, so go see it while you still can and get excited for the start of football season. It’s a great option for a hot summer day.
Union Station Kansas City,
30 W. Pershing Rd.,
Kansas City, MO 64108
Here at Dani Beyer Real Estate, we hope you are enjoying the end of your summer season. These events are a great start for fun ideas to keep you busy over the weekend, but if you’re looking for more check here. As always, be sure to check the blog weekly for more weekend event updates!
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