The weekend is coming up and Kansas City has SO MANY fun things to do! To help narrow it down, we’ve created this quiz to reveal your perfect weekend activity. Whether you’re more interested in shows or community-wide activities, we’ve got plenty of options to ensure you find the perfect fit!
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Which KC Activity Should You Do This Weekend?
You're adventurous and interested in unique activities, which means a little Medieval is just what you need. The Renaissance Festival (located at 633 N 130th Street Bonner Springs, KS) is between $20-$25 and is fun for the whole family! Cheer for your favorite knight in the jousts, buy hand-crafted jewelry and enjoy a turkey leg--all in one place! Side note: tickets purchased through Costco are $1 cheaper AND come with a free turkey leg.
Fall is in the air and Halloween is just around the corner! As a thrill seeker, you want to get the adrenaline pumping this weekend. Beat the crowds by checking out the haunted houses early! The Beast is just $27 (1401 W 13th St, Kansas City, MO) or you can visit The Edge of Hell for the same price (1300 W 12th St, Kansas City, MO). You don't want to miss out on these nationally-recognized spots!
Riverside Music Fest!
On September 16th from 3-11pm, come enjoy food trucks, local music and the great outdoors at the beautiful E.H. Young Riverfront Park along the Missouri Riverfront. The festival also includes a beer garden and national headliner! Great (FREE) activity for the more 'chill' KC population.
Waldo's Fall Festival!
On September 16th, come enjoy this FREE, family-friendly event taking place at 75th St. & Wornall Rd. in Kansas City. This neighborhood festival includes kids rides, games, face painting, food trucks, local music, and a host of vendors to meet and mingle with throughout the day. If you're looking for some local fun with the family, this is your spot.
Salsa Dancing and a Movie at the Alamo!
You're looking for a romantic date night--something fun and memorable. Located on Main Street in downtown Kansas City, the Alamo Draft house is a historic cinema that's maintained it's quirkiness through the decades. They even serve food during the movie! Follow it up on with some Salsa dancing at the attached Chesterfield Bar. Salsa starts at 9pm and classes are only $5! Saturday nights only.
A Night of Laughs!
You're looking for something with low energy requirements and high entertainment. Check out one of the many comedy clubs in Kansas City for a night of laughs! Kansas City comedy clubs offer a great variety of humor, including improv, stand-up and audience-interaction sketches. Choose from the Comedy City (downtown), the KC Improv Company (Westport), Stanford's comedy club (Legends) and many more.