They're BACK! Get your little preschoolers ready to rock, roll, and boogie with Nickelodeon's ever-popular group, The Fresh Beat Band, who will be in Kansas City for the second time later this year in November! The live concert comes to Kansas City November 16, 2013 at 5 p.m. at The Midland in Kansas City's Power & Light District. The Fresh... Read more →


Get ready to rock out with some of the most magical idols of all in a musical showcase that features the hottest tunes and talent from across the kingdom in Disney On Ice presents Rockin’ Ever After! Jam to a Scottish jig as a group of royal contenders from the latest Disney Pixar film, Brave, competes to win the heart... Read more →


If you're like many other Kansas City moms and dads, you've started thinking about how to keep kids reading this summer. We're excited to bring you our 3rd Annual KC Summer Reading Programs Guide! We've compiled some great resources for you to start thinking about summer reading programs. Many places have already begun making their program information available, and we've... Read more →


Pin It Spring break is upon us and we've got LOADS of family {and budget} friendly things to do in Kansas City with the kids! Our calendar has complete listings, but here are just a few of our favorite ideas we've listed by day during the week of Monday, March 12 - Friday, March 16, 2012: March 12, 2012 Will... Read more →


As if we all weren't thrilled enough with the news of the metro's soon-to-be-open LEGOLAND Discovery Center, Overland Park shopping mecca Oak Park Mall, has now confirmed that a brand new LEGO Store will be opening there this Summer. The new retail store will bring about plenty of family fun in the way of store events, a variety of product... Read more →


Pin It Beginning February 4, 2012 there's a wildly fun exhibit making its way to Crown Center. Animal Tales & Trails is an interactive habitat that will give children the opportunity to learn about some of the most fascinating creatures. The exhibit will be open from February 4 through April 29, 2012 in the Crown Center Shops showplace. It will... Read more →


Who doesn't love a giveaway? I'm not sure who'll love this giveaway more - parents or kids! kcmetromoms.com is giving you the chance to win a Summer Goodie Bag from Little Scholastic. The bag is filled with 5 book titles for your little ones. From the most trusted name in learning comes Little Scholastic, a developmental publishing program that introduces... Read more →


Kids in the kitchen

If you're looking for something to keep your kiddos busy this summer while they have fun, stay safe, and stay cool from the heat, check out Young Chefs Academy in Leawood. Young Chefs® Academy is a unique culinary experience which offers cooking classes to children in a safe environment that encourages discovery and creativity. Each visit to Young Chefs® Academy... Read more →