Archive For The “Entertainment” Category

Visit Independence During the Holidays

By | December 10, 2012

The winter holidays have officially arrived and there is no more of a festive place in the world than Independence, Missouri. The smell of gingerbread in the air and chasing it down with eggnog is on everyone’s mind as people walk from door to door caroling every chilly night. Memories stack up and new traditions […]

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Kansas City Ballet Featuring The Nutcracker

By | December 7, 2012

“The Nutcracker”, performed by Kansas City’s own professional Ballet group, has reached the 40-year mark. However, the one thing that you will notice is that the version is like a fine wine—it seems to never lose its great taste. The drama, the beauty, the added tidbits of humor and nostalgic favorites have stood ballet’s test […]

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Apocalypse Meow 5: A Benefit for the Musician’s Emergency Health Care Fund

By | November 17, 2012

The annual fundraiser by the Midwest Music Foundation was set as the 5th Apocalypse Meow fundraiser, taking place on Friday, November 2 and then again on Saturday, November 3. If you have never seen the two-day events before, you should definitely take in next year’s events, as this year’s event was a great one, for […]

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Upcoming Concerts in KC

By | November 14, 2012

Kansas City is known for a lot of things: history, sports and barbecue – just to name a few. But as Blair Stover points out below, there are some great concerts that will make anyone want to get up and start dancing. Check out these upcoming concerts in or around Kansas City: The Story Tour: […]

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Great Live Jazz Locations in Kansas City

By | November 10, 2012

Kansas City is known for a lot of things and its love for music is one of them. As you will see below, Kansas City and the surrounding areas have plenty of events that will impress even the youngest of music fans. Blair Stover has a list of upcoming events below. Live Jazz Pianist at […]

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Fall Food Festivals in KC

By | November 6, 2012

If you know anything about Kansas City, you know that the city is known for its barbecue. However, do not let that fool you into thinking that is all KC is known for. The area knows how to please its people and guests with food. Blair Stover has a list of food festivals below that […]

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A Guide to the American Royal

By | November 3, 2012

 If you know anything about Kansas City, you know that it is famous for two things: it’s rich history in sports and it’s fascinating barbecue. But don’t just turn your head and walk away thinking that is all the city has to offer. The American Royal has over 40 activities that cover everything from barrel […]

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Crown Center Shopping Mall

By | October 24, 2012

Crown Center shopping mall is the home of Hallmark Cards headquarters, but offers so much more than greeting cards. Blair Stover has the details. Within Crown Center there are more than 60 shops and restaurants that fill the three-stories of the shopping center. There are many different restaurants that you can choose from. You can […]

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Best Pumpkin Patches in KC

By | October 22, 2012

The leaves are beginning to turn beautiful colors in Kansas City, marking the start of Fall and pumpkin patch season. Blair Stover has suggested a few favorites for you to visit. Carolyn’s Country Cousins Carolyn’s Country Cousins is perfect for the whole family! Just 15 minutes from downtown, you can select a pumpkin from their […]

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10 Reasons to Visit KC

By | October 18, 2012

Blair Stover has the top 10 reasons why you should visit Kansas City in 2012: For the first time in 38 years, Kauffman Stadium hosted the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. Fans were able to enjoy a weeklong celebration of FanFest activities at the KC Convention Center. Kansas City was named America’s #1 Affordable Getaway […]

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