Beat the summer heat and head on down to Union Station this Thursday as the Blue Bell Ice Cream Truck will be parked and dipping free ice cream from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in honor of National Ice Cream Month! During Blue Bell’s Week of Free Ice Cream, the community is invited to sample the company’s newest creation, Rockslide... Read more →


Looking for fun and FREE ways to entertain your kids and family this summer season? We've got you covered! Here are our top 5 picks for FREE summer fun activities in Kansas City: FREE Summer Movie Kid Camp at Alamo Drafthouse | They'll be offering free summer movie screenings all season long where you can relax and unwind with the... Read more →


Alamo Drafthouse just announced the launch of its annual Summer Kids Camp screenings, a series of films programmed specifically for families. This will be a great alternative to the hot summer sun for Kansas City kids, as they'll be able to take in a movie with their families together in air-conditioned entertainment bliss! Best of all, admission to all Summer... Read more →


Photo credit: Powell Gardens Kids and parents alike will enjoy and appreciate the new Nature Connects: LEGO Brick Sculptures exhibit going on right now through September 29, 2013 at Powell Gardens in Kingsville, MO. This newest exhibit features over 500,000 LEGO bricks all perfectly built to display butterflies, birds, and even bison! The work of Sean Kenney, one of only... Read more →


This summer, Kansas City has plenty to keep your little LEGO-loving kiddos busy and entertained. Check out the great list {below} of events and activities we've rounded up and we'll be keeping updated throughout the summer. Nature Connects: LEGO Brick Sculputures @ Powell Gardens, 1609 NW US Highway 50, Kingsville, MO June 1 - September 29, 2013 | 500,000 LEGO®... Read more →


KC metro schools are almost out for summer break! Start your season off with some great family fun at the Big Splash event at the Great Wolf Lodge benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater KC. You choose the date you want to swim, buy and print your day pass ($10-$20) and show up for a fun day at the... Read more →


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 →


The musical's namesake character, Peter Cottontail III, is training to become the next Easter Bunny since his grandfather is retiring. Peter has many challenges to overcome, but learns to rely on his friends and family for encouragement and help. The young bunny manages to escape from a trap set by hunters and foil a plot by opportunistic men to take... Read more →


{Photo source: Half Price Books} Join the Half Price Books (HPB) 15th Annual Half Pint Library Book Drive! HPB's Half Pint Library Book Drive is one of the most important ways they're able to get books into the hands of those who need them, and it's all thanks to the donations from the community. Drop off your new or gently... Read more →


Hot dog! The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is rolling into Kansas City today and will visit Price Choppers March 7-10, 2013. Visitors to the Wienermobile will be able to take pictures, play fun games, and receive collectible Wiener Whistles. Below is the schedule of appearances. No cost for this event. Thursday, March 7 10:00-1:00 at 500 N.E. Barry Road in Kansas... Read more →