The City of Olathe, Kansas is celebrating the grand opening of their community center, and everyone's invited! There will be plenty of food, activities, demos, and more - for everyone! Olathe's Community Center Grand Opening kicks off on Thursday July 3, 2014 at 4 p.m. at 1203 E. Kansas City Road. Here's just some of the fun that's in store... Read more →


You're going to love our Kansas City Kids Summer Movie Guide for 2014. Enjoy these free or low-cost summer movie programs in KC that encourage and promote family time. They'll keep your family entertained all season long! Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse – $.50 or $1 Movies Cinemark movie theaters in the Kansas City area will be playing kids movies (rated... Read more →


Are you looking for a way to kick off the (hopefully much warmer) upcoming season? Well, you can do just that with some great family fun at the Spring 2014 Big Splash event at the Great Wolf Lodge benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Greater KC. You choose the date you want to swim, buy and print your day... Read more →


The animated film release LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHY’S RETURN has launched the ‘Legends of Oz Express Tour’ which will bring the magical world of Oz to kids across the U.S., and to kids here in the Kansas City metro. The event will bring a family-friendly tour and book drive to Crown Center on Wednesday, April 30th from 2:30 p.m. to... Read more →


{Photo credit: Deanna Rose Farmstead} Upcoming: June 21, 2014 | Jazz in the Woods 5K Kids' Fun Run Walk (or run) to support 4 local children's charities. The event will also feature kids' activities like a fun kids zone, crafts, and more. June 22, 2014 | Erek's Run 5K Run/Walk Race This local run/walk was started by a fellow KC... Read more →


Are you looking for a way to help your child learn about nature in a fun and exciting way? The Overland Park Arboretum is holding several outdoor classroom activities this Spring. These are an excellent way to introduce outdoor educational concepts in a fun setting. Students will learn about the world of plants and animals through observation, hikes, games, stories... Read more →


Monster Jam 2014 is coming to Kansas City at the Sprint Center THIS weekend, February 7-9, 2014! See your favorite Monster Jam racing trucks like: GRAVE DIGGER BATMAN (for the first time ever!) HOT WHEELS RAP ATTACK SPIKE THUNDER 4X4 MEGA-BITE CLEATUS Show times are: Friday, Feb. 7 at 7:30pm Saturday, Feb. 8 at 2:00pm Saturday, Feb. 8 at 7:30pm... Read more →


If you're looking for a Daddy-Daughter dance event in Kansas City, Johnson County, and everywhere in and around the metro, we've got the comprehensive list for you below. Cinderella's Ball Daddy-Daughter Date Night, January 31, 2014 Shawnee Civic Center, 13817 Johnson Drive, Shawnee Mission, KS 50s Sock Hop Daddy Daughter Dance, January 31, 2014 Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 3105... Read more →


There are lots of family friendly New Year's Eve events taking place in Kansas City to help your little ones ring in the new year. Here are some of our top picks, and you can find more family friendly New Year's Eve celebrations in our Calendar of Events. Noon Year's Eve Science City at Union Station, 30 W. Pershing Rd,... Read more →


Fall Festivals and fun are underway for 2013! With apple picking, festivals, harvests and more, the season is full of great family friendly fall events. Here are some of our favorite events that celebrate the season! Visit our Calendar of Events to find great fall fun every weekend. September 27 - October 31 Pumpkin Hollow at Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead... Read more →