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15 Monday October 15, 2018 • 09:00 AM • Las Vegas, USA • 699 USD

16th Global Summit on Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology

Conference Series is pleased to welcome you all to attend our Toxicology Series conference i.e. 16th Global Summit on Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology scheduled during October 15-16, 2018 at Las Vegas, USA. It is themed around Designing toxicological studies for safer and efficacious therapeutic agents. Toxicology 2018  gives an opportunity to meet and interact with world class Toxicologists and Pharmacologists both from academia and Industries all over the globe. Young researchers and upcoming talent gets an important platform you explore their research in the field of Toxicology and Pharmacology. Toxicology 2018 is a genuine gathering where thoughts and discourse is… info

Las Vegas, USA
Las Vegas, USA, Las Vegas, NV, 89119
09:00 AM
RSVP
8888438169


15 Monday October 15, 2018 • 10 a.m. • Mid-Continent Public Library • See website

The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain

Enjoy the wry wisdom of Mark Twain in this one-man show. Join David Ehlert as he portrays one of America’s most enduring authors and humorists in this special Library performance. Ages 7 and up. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It runs from Oct. 15 to 16. It starts at 10 a.m. at the Mid-Continent Public Library. info

10 a.m.


15 Monday October 15, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Mid-Continent Public Library • See website

Haunted Kansas City, Part Two

Join Alexis Webb Bechtold and Traci Angel for an exploration of even more "haunted" places around Kansas City. Through video and audio clips as well as personal interviews, you’ll get a compelling portrait of these ghostly destinations. For adults. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It will be at 7 p.m. at the Mid-Continent Public Library on Oct. 15. info

7 p.m.


Featured Events

01 Monday October 1, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Woodneath Library Center • See website

Kyle Mills

Join New York Times bestselling author Kyle Mills for a discussion of his continuation of the Mitch Rapp series started by Vince Flynn. In the series’ latest book, Red War, Rapp races to prevent Russia's gravely ill president from starting a full-scale war with NATO. Mills’ presentation, in partnership with Rainy Day Books, will be followed by a book sale and signing. Registration is required. He will be at the Woodneath Library Center on Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. info

7 p.m.


01 Monday October 1, 2018 • 8 p.m. • The Truman • $27.50 - $99

Alina Baraz

Alina Baraz will be at The Truman on Oct. 1. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $27.50 to $99. info

8 p.m.


01 Monday October 1, 2018 • See website • Canyon Farms Golf Club • See website

HopeKids KC Golf Tournament

The HopeKids KC Golf Tournament is a 4 Person Best Shot (Scramble) golf tournament. It is located at Canyon Farms Golf Club in the fine city of Lenexa, Kan. The event is set to play on Oct. 1, 2018.    info

See website


01 Monday October 1, 2018 • 9 a.m. • OP Convention Center • See website

KC PMI Professional Development

Professional Development Days (PDD) is a two-day conference hosted by the Kansas City Mid America Chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI). It is designed to help local and regional project management professionals enhance their project management skills through training, while earning continuing education credits for project management certifications. It will be at the Overland Park Convention Center from Oct. 1 through 2. It will begin at 9 a.m. info

9 a.m.


02 Tuesday October 2, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $39.50 - $46.50

Death Cab for Cutie

Death Cab for Cutie is an American alternative rock band formed in Bellingham, Washington in 1997. The band is composed of Ben Gibbard, Nick Harmer, Jason McGerr, Dave Depper, and Zac Rae. Death Cab for Cutie rose from being a side project to becoming one of the most exciting groups on the indie rock scene of the 2000's, with their emotive songwriting and cross-genre sound landing somewhere between indie and emo.  They will be at the Midland Theatre on Oct. 2. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $39.50 to $46.50. info

8 p.m.


02 Tuesday October 2, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Uptown Theater • $43 - $53

Ben Howard

Ben Howard will perform at the Uptown Theater on Oct. 2. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $43 to $53. info

8 p.m.


02 Tuesday October 2, 2018 • 8:00 a.m. • Best Conference Center • Free

Science of Security: Securing the Internet of Things, presented by the University of Kansas

Securing the “Internet of Things” is an increasingly demanding challenge. New exploits that leverage new vulnerabilities introduced by the explosion of devices, potential targets, and highly resourced adversaries make security and privacy increasingly elusive goals. This workshop will present different perspectives on the real-world challenges of cybersecurity focused specifically on IoT issues. Join us to hear regional and national experts from academia, industry and government discuss both problems and emerging solutions related to IoT security and privacy. You will learn about the evolving scientific approach to securing IoT through multi-disciplinary collaboration and application-focused research. For more information, visit https://www.enrole.com/kupce/jsp/session.jsp?sessionId=PC19960F&courseId=CONF8960&categoryId=10009&utm_campaign=Conference%20Management%20Services&utm_source=Flyer%2C%20etc&utm_medium=Flyer%2C%20etc.  info

8:00 a.m.


03 Wednesday October 3, 2018 • 07:30 p.m. • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • $29-$49

Black Violin

Black Violin Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 7:30 PM Muriel Kauffman Theatre | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Tickets for this event range from $29 to $49 plus applicable fees and go on sale to the public at 10 a.m. Friday, March 2. Tickets will be available through the Kauffman Center Box Office at (816) 994-7222, via the Kauffman Center mobile app, or online at www.kauffmancenter.org. Black Violin returns to the Kauffman Center after their sold-out fall 2016 performance. The duo combines classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that resonates with music lovers of… info

1601 Broadway Blvd
1601 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 64108
07:30 p.m.
RSVP


03 Wednesday October 3, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Woodneath Library Center • See website

J.R.R. Tolkien and the Legacy of WWI

The life of J.R.R. Tolkien was shaped by his experiences during World War I and time spent fighting in the Somme. Learn how the war and Tolkien’s wartime experiences influenced his works. For adults. Register online at mymcpl.org/events  It will be on Oct. 3 at the Woodneath Library Center at 7 p.m. info

7 p.m.


03 Wednesday October 3, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Woodneath Library Center • See website

Deborah Harkness

Join Deborah Harkness, author of the New York Times bestseller A Discovery of Witches, for the debut of her latest book, Time's Convert. Her latest work looks into beloved character Matthew de Clermont's past in a story that weaves together past and present. Harkness’ presentation, in partnership with Rainy Day Books, will be followed by a book sale and signing. Registration is required. For adults. She will be at the Woodneath Library Center on Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. info

7 p.m.


03 Wednesday October 3, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $29 - $49

Black Violin

Black Violin returns to the Kauffman Center after their fall 2016 sold-out performance. The duo combines classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that resonates with music lovers of all ages. Violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus have crafted a style that’s often described as “classical boom,” aiming to change perceptions of classical and hip-hop music. Black Violin has shared stages with musical acts including Kanye West, Aerosmith and Tom Petty. The group’s first major label album, Stereotypes, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard classical crossover chart. They will be at the Kauffman Center… info

7:30 p.m.


03 Wednesday October 3, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Uptown Theater • $32 - $41

Borns

Borns will perform at the Uptown Theater on Oct. 3. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $32 to $41. info

8 p.m.


04 Thursday October 4, 2018 • 6:30 p.m. • Midwest Genealogy Center • See website

Researching Your WWII Veteran

Piece together your WWII veteran's military experience using web resources, Library resources, and outside sources. Learn what records still exist and how to locate them. This will be at the Midwest Genealogy Center at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 4. info

6:30 p.m.


04 Thursday October 4, 2018 • 7 p.m. • CrossroadsKC • $27.50 - $75

Umphrey's McGee

Umphrey's McGee will perform at CrossroadsKC on Oct. 4. The show starts at 7 p.m., and tickets range from $27.50 to $75. info

7 p.m.


04 Thursday October 4, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Liberty Hall • $24 - $38

Henry Rollins

Henry Rollins will perform at Liberty Hall on Oct. 4 at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $24 to $38. info

8 p.m.


04 Thursday October 4, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $74.50 - $144.50

Sting and Shaggy

Sting and Shaggy will perform at the Midland Theatre on Oct. 4. The show starts at 7:30 p.m., and tickets range from $74.50 to $144.50. info

7:30 p.m.


04 Thursday October 4, 2018 • 7:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. • Wichita • Free

39th Annual Kansas Economic Outlook Conference

Global protectionism along with renegotiations of trade agreements impacts not only Kansas commodities like grains, livestock, and oil, it also has an indirect impact on many other business and industries that support these sectors. Join this year’s economic outlook discussion to hear expert speakers and panelists provide their insight on how to navigate these national and global issues. More information: http://www.cedbsr.org/events/state-outlook/kansas-economic-outlook-event?utm_source=newsletter_744&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=one-month-away-kansas-economic-outlook-conference#content-speaker     info

Century II Convention Center
7:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 6:00 PM • Travois • Free

Travois First Fridays - featuring “Remedy/Reconcile/Rebuild” by Luanne Redeye (Seneca Nation of Indians and Hawk Clan)

Friday, Oct. 5  featuring “Remedy/Reconcile/Rebuild” by Luanne Redeye (Seneca Nation of Indians and Hawk Clan) 6-8 p.m.: Exhibition open to the public 6:30 p.m.: Artist talk Travois supports American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian communities and tribes in achieving their vision for economic and community development. Over 23 years, Travois has secured $1.3 billion dollars for affordable housing, education, health services, water infrastructure, and climate adaptation in Indian Country. Art is a vibrant contributor to Native economies and a culture bearer for Native people. Travois is expanding our service area to highlight the strength and modern-day vitality of Native artists and… info

310 W. 19th Terrace, Kansas City, MO, 64108
6:00 PM
RSVP


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 4-7PM • Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine • Free (donation recommended)

Fontaine Fridays

Social hour every Friday located in the Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine hotel. From 4-7PM, gather for live music, food and cocktails with happy hour pricing upstairs in Parker, the hotel's rooftop bar and restaurant. Also featured is a build-your-own sundae bar, all proceeds going toward the charity Give Kids the World. Event is free and open to the public. info

901 West 48th Place, Kansas City, MO, 64112
4-7PM


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • See website • Fabulous Fox Theatre • TBA

The Illusionists

This mind-blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of five of the most incredible illusionists on earth. THE ILLUSIONISTS - Live From Broadway has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage. This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions. They will be at the Fabulous Fox Theatre from Oct. 5 through 7. See the website for varying times. Tickets go on sale on Aug. 3. info

See website


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • See website • Crown Center • See website

KC Oktoberfest

A two-day celebration of Bavarian heritage modeled after the traditional Munich Oktoberfest in Germany. This festival will feature world-class music and entertainment, delicious menus crafted after the genuine tastes of Bavaria, and family-friendly games and activities inspired by those played in Europe. It will be in Crown Center from Oct. 5 through 6.  info

See website


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $69.27 - $137.25

Johnny Mathis

Celebrating his 62nd year in the music industry, legendary singer Johnny Mathis is Columbia Records longest-signed artist. A sublime vocalist whose approach to pop music eclipses passing fads and trends, Mathis has performed songs in an incredible variety of styles and categories – from music composed for stage and film to golden era jazz standards, contemporary pop hits, and holiday music, all of which has assured his reputation as one of the most enduring vocalists in music history. He will be at the Kauffman Center on Oct. 5. The show starts at 7:30 p.m., and tickets range from $69.27 to $137.25. info

7:30 p.m.


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $33.50 - $88.50

Beethoven's Seventh Concerto and Grieg's Piano Concerto

From the unforgettable opening to its brilliant finale, Grieg’s Piano Concerto abounds with soaring beauty and virtuoso fireworks, especially in the gifted hands of pianist George Li. The energy and irrepressible momentum of Beethoven’s legendary Seventh Symphony continues to thrill audiences today. You’ll recognize the timeless and much-loved second movement, which has been used in numerous TV shows and films, including “The King’s Speech.” It will be at the Kauffman Center from Oct. 5 through 7. The first two nights are at 8 p.m., and Sunday's performance is at 2 p.m. Tickets range from $33.50 to $88.50. info

8 p.m.


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Uptown Theater • $37

Cafe Tacuba

Cafe Tacuba will perform at the Uptown Theater on Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $37. info

8 p.m.


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 2 p.m. • TBA • TBA

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 2019

The 2019 Race for the Cure is set for Oct. 5 at 2 p.m. More details will later be announced. info

2 p.m.


05 Friday October 5, 2018 • 5:00 • Crown Center • Varies

KC Oktoberfest

KC Oktoberfest is a two-day event organized by KC Bier Co., Kansas City’s largest locally-owned brewery, celebrating Bavarian-style bier, food, music, and family-friendly activities, Oct. 5-6 at Crown Center.  Modeled after the traditional Munich Oktoberfest in Germany, KC Oktoberfest is Kansas City's largest traditional Oktoberfest and will feature German-style bier from KC Bier Co., food vendors, two bands from Germany, local entertainers and musicians, Chicken N Pickle Games Area, shopping and crafts, carnival rides and other family-friendly activities and entertainment. In addition to the expansive festival grounds, bench-style seating for more than 1,800 attendees will be available under the Crown… info

Kansas City, MO
5:00
RSVP


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • InterContinental Kansas City At The Plaza • varies

Kansas City Ballet Guild Presents “The Emerald City Ball”

October 6, 2018 The Ball benefits Kansas City Ballet and celebrates the Ballet’s world premiere The Wizard of Oz. Join Dorothy and friends on October 6 for a memorable evening of extraordinary décor, superb cuisine, great music to dance to and an extra-special glimpse into the fantastical world of Septime Webre’s The Wizard of Oz.With gratitude for your support, Emerald City Ball Underwriters and Benefactors will enjoy a splendid pre-dinner reception in the InterContinental’s rooftop ballroom prior to entering the Emerald City.Additionally, sponsors at the Table Host level and above on Tuesday, October 16 will experience an evening of dinner, music and… info

401 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, MO, 64112 map it
RSVP


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 5:30 pm • Westin Crown Center Hotel • $125+

Rent Party

Rent parties originated in 1920s Harlem in the heart of New York City. Tenants hired a musician or band to play for the neighborhood or building and then passed the hat to raise money for their rent. Naming our signature fundraising event in celebration of the rent parties is a perfect fit for Community LINC. We gather at the Rent Party to celebrate life in the heart of Kansas City and pay the rent for the families we serve as they transition from homelessness into self-sufficiency.   We hope you will join us in October for another night of fun… info

1 E Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO, 64108
5:30 pm
RSVP
816-389-8255


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 3 p.m. • Louisburg Cider Mill • See website

Louisburg Cider Run

The annual Louisburg Cider Run will be on Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. at the Louisburg Cider Mill. info

3 p.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 6 p.m. • John Brown Memorial Park • See website

Rush the Rails Celebration

Rush the Rails is for cyclist and runners. Athletes travel the entire Flint Hills Trail, from Osawatomie to Council. The night before the run Oswatomie will hold a celebration to see the participants off on their journey. Gather around a campfire and trade marshmallow toasting techniques while listening to the music of Route 66. It will be on Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. at John Brown Memorial Park. info

6 p.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 10:30 a.m. • Midwest Genealogy Center • See website

Collecting Your Family Stories Before They Are Lost

It's too easy to let unique family stories slip away. Learn tips and tricks for collecting and preserving your family’s stories to pass on to future generations. It will be on Oct. 6 at 10:30 a.m. at the Midwest Genealogy Center. info

10:30 a.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 11 a.m. • Missouri Town 1855 • See website

Missouri Town 1855 Festival

Discover why this popular annual fall event has been a family tradition for thousands over the past 40 years. Skilled interpreters will bring the antebellum living history site to life with the music, dance, games, crafts and delicious foods of 1855. A full-service food court will offer traditional festival culinary delights. Enjoy a fun-filled hay wagon ride with the entire family. Watch sorghum being harvested, ground and boiled to form an exquisite syrup. Skilled crafters and artisans will offer those special "one-of-a-kind" treasures, the perfect opportunity to start holiday shopping. Piping hot cider, fragrant wood fires, and unique architecture makes this… info

11 a.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 6 p.m. • S.D. Strong Distilling • See website

Paul Childers

Blending pop, R&B, and soul, Paul Childers is leading a new breed of singer/songwriters and guitarists. Hailing from Nashville, he is trying to challenge everything you thought you knew about the future of music. He finds a way to blur the lines cast between Stevie Ray Vaughan and Hendrix styles of guitar playing, a Motown rhythm section, and pop vocal melodies. He will be at S.D. Strong Distilling in Parkville, Mo., on Oct. 6 at 6 p.m. info

6 p.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Children's Mercy Park • See website

Sporting KC vs LA Galaxy

Sporting KC will play against LA Galaxy at Children's Mercy Park on Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices vary. info

7:30 p.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $29.95 - $46.50

The Phil Collins Experience

The Phil Collins Experience is a full multi-media production based on the music career of Phil Collins, both Genesis and Solo careers. It will stop in Kansas City at the Midland Theatre on Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $29.95 to $46.50. info

8 p.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Sprint Center • $39 - $149

Ozuna

Ozuna is unstoppable. The Puerto Rican singer has announced the dates for his U.S. leg of “The Aura Tour 2018” that includes Sprint Center on Saturday, Oct. 6. The show will start at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $39 to $149. info

8 p.m.


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • See website • Black and Veatch Headquarters • See website

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

The annual Race for the Cure benefiting Susan G. Komen will be on Oct. 6 at Black and Veatch Headquarters. info

See website


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • Columbia, SC • See Website

Mizzou at South Carolina Gamecocks

info


06 Saturday October 6, 2018 • Morgantown, WV • See Website

Kansas at West Virgina

info


07 Sunday October 7, 2018 • Noon • See website

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

info

Noon


07 Sunday October 7, 2018 • 9 a.m. • Zip KC • See website

KC Timber Challenge

The 2018 KC Timber Challenge will be held on Oct. 7 at 9 a.m. at Zip KC. info

9 a.m.


07 Sunday October 7, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Liberty Hall • $29 - $75

Tommy Emmanuel

Tommy Emmanuel will be at Liberty Hall on Oct. 7. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $29 to $75. info

8 p.m.


07 Sunday October 7, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Starlight Theatre • $35 - $75

The National

The National return to Starlight Theatre on October 7 in support of their critically acclaimed new album Sleep Well Beast with special guest Alvvays. The show will start at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $35 to $75. info

7 p.m.


07 Sunday October 7, 2018 • Noon • OP Convention Center • $10

Perfect Wedding Guide Fall 2018 Bridal Show

Kansas City Perfect Wedding Guide creates the ultimate wedding planning experience for couples at our PWG Wedding Show. This two day event is an invaluable resource when it comes to planning your wedding. Instead of searching & driving all across town, we bring everything you could need for your perfect day to one place.  Your wedding day is all about you & your partner. Shouldn't the planning process be too? Come to our show and get pampered in every way. We only invite genuine vendors who are here to answer your toughest questions. Get massages right on the spot and taste delicious culinary creations from Kansas City's seasoned… info

Noon


07 Sunday October 7, 2018 • 8 AM • Corporate Woods • Free

2018 Walk to End Alzheimer's

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease! Register or donate at alzwalkkc.org info

9401 Indian Creek Pkwy
Building #40, Overland Park, KS, 66210
8 AM
RSVP
913-831-3888


08 Monday October 8, 2018 • 8:30 a.m. • The National Golf Club of Kansas City • $225/golfer or $900 per team; sponsorships range from $1,400 to $5,000

Park University Golf Scramble

The 2018 Park University Golf Scramble, a four-person tournament that benefits the University’s athletic programs, is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 8, at The National Golf Club of Kansas City. Golfers get on the course with a shotgun start at 10 a.m., with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. An awards program will be held immediately follow the completion of the tournament at approximately 3:30 p.m. Tournament sponsorship fees are $225 per golfer or $900 per four-person team, and includes 18 holes of golf with a cart, box lunch on the course, driving range access prior to the event, on-course games and… info

6700 N National Drirve, Parkville, MO, 64152 map it
8:30 a.m.
RSVP
816-584-6200


10 Wednesday October 10, 2018 • 10 a.m. • OP Convention Center • $8 - $25

International Lineman's Rodeo and Expo

The Lineman’s Rodeo attracts the best linemen from around the world to compete in events based on traditional lineman tasks and skills. The first Lineman’s Rodeo was held in September 1984, with twelve participating teams from Kansas and Missouri! The Rodeo has grown to over 200 teams and 300 apprentices. Attendees are looking for the newest products and services to bring back to their utilities. You will want to take advantage of exposing your brand to over 100+ utility companies! It will be at the Overland Park Convention Center from Oct. 10 to 13. It will start at 10 a.m. Tickets… info

10 a.m.


11 Thursday October 11, 2018 • 8 p.m. • CrossroadsKC • $22.50 - $77.50

Lettuce

For more than two decades, Lettuce have brought a new vitality to classic funk, matching their smooth and soulful grooves with a hip-hop-inspired urgency and mastery of beat. They will perform at CrossroadsKC on Oct. 11. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $22.50 to $77.50. info

8 p.m.


11 Thursday October 11, 2018 • 6 p.m. • The Hobbs Building • See website

TableSteaks

A growing tradition at the American Royal, Tablesteaks celebrates the best of the season with amazing steaks, incredible wine and spirits, and the Royal's most dedicated supporters. Special thanks to the American Hereford Association for their support of this amazing evening. Tablesteaks will be held Oct. 11 from 6 - 10 p.m. at The Hobbs Building.  info

6 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 7:30 pm • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • Varies

Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Wizard of Oz”

October 12-21, 2018 Choreography by Septime Webre Music by Matthew Pierce With Kansas City Symphony  The much anticipated world premiere by Septime Webre, the creator of Alice (in wonderland), will take audiences on a fantastical journey to the Emerald City. Filled with all the familiarity of the classic movie – Dorothy and Toto swept to Oz join up with three unlikely heroes to see the Wizard, their triumph over the Wicked Witch, and the quest to return home – yet realized with a bold, new spectacle of music, costumes, sets, projections and special effects. This is the must-see family event of the season.… info

1601 Broadway, Kansas City , MO, 64108 map it
7:30 pm
RSVP


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 4-7PM • Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine • Free (donation recommended)

Fontaine Fridays

Social hour every Friday located in the Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine hotel. From 4-7PM, gather for live music, food and cocktails with happy hour pricing upstairs in Parker, the hotel's rooftop bar and restaurant. Also featured is a build-your-own sundae bar, all proceeds going toward the charity Give Kids the World. Event is free and open to the public. info

901 West 48th Place, Kansas City, MO, 64112
4-7PM


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Fabulous Fox Theatre • TBA

Celtic Thunder

There’s no resting on your laurels for Public Television phenomenon Celtic Thunder! The multi-platinum Irish group disembarked from its third Celtic Thunder Cruise in November and completed a US Symphony Tour in December, all the while making preparations for the all new CELTIC THUNDER X Deluxe Double CD, Deluxe Double DVD packages, which were released on March 2.  The releases celebrate the group’s 10th Anniversary, and the Celtic Thunder X tour of 75 cities across the US and Canada will begin in the fall of 2018.  They will perform at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Oct. 12 at 8 p.m.… info

8 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Sprint Center • $49.50 - $99

Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters’ Concrete and Gold Tour has added seven new headline dates to its North American itinerary including a stop at Sprint Center in Kansas City on Friday, Oct. 12.  The show starts at 7:30 p.m., and tickets range from $49.50 to $99. info

7:30 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Folly Theater • TBA

Larry Carlton Quartet

Guitar master, Larry Carlton and his quintet will bring their unique, genre-crossing sound to the Folly Theater on Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. Individual tickets will go on sale Aug. 13. info

8 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 8 p.m. • VooDoo Lounge • $29.50

Snow Patrol

Snow Patrol is hitting the road in celebration of the release of their first album in seven years, Wildness. Join the band on Friday, Oct. 12 at the VooDoo Lounge for an intimate evening of music. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets are $29.50. info

8 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $31.50 - $66.50

KC Jazz Orchestra: Autumn in New York

Classic big band arrangements representing the Great American song book! Featuring works recorded by Stan Kenton, Woody Herman, Buddy Rich and more! The show starts at 8 p.m. on Oct. 12 at the Kauffman Center. Tickets range from $31.50 to $66.50. info

8 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 6 p.m. • Starlight Theatre • $39.50 - $350

Open Spaces Festival

The Open Spaces Festival at Starlight Theatre will be from Oct. 12 through 14. Friday's show is at 6 p.m., and the other two shows start at 4:30 p.m. Tickets range from $39.50 to $350. info

6 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $35 - $100

Cody Jinks

With his smooth baritone and lonesome, dark-hued country songs, the Saving Country Music Album of the Year award-winner is proving that country music empowered by credibility has made its way to the masses. He will be at the Midland Theatre on Oct. 12. The show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $35 to $100. info

8 p.m.


12 Friday October 12, 2018 • 8:30 p.m. • The Truman • $10 - $25

The Crystal Method

The Crystal Method will play at The Truman on Oct. 12. The show will start at 8:30 p.m., and tickets range from $10 to $25. info

8:30 p.m.


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 7:30 pm • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • Varies

Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Wizard of Oz”

October 12-21, 2018 Choreography by Septime Webre Music by Matthew Pierce With Kansas City Symphony  The much anticipated world premiere by Septime Webre, the creator of Alice (in wonderland), will take audiences on a fantastical journey to the Emerald City. Filled with all the familiarity of the classic movie – Dorothy and Toto swept to Oz join up with three unlikely heroes to see the Wizard, their triumph over the Wicked Witch, and the quest to return home – yet realized with a bold, new spectacle of music, costumes, sets, projections and special effects. This is the must-see family event of the season.… info

1601 Broadway, Kansas City , MO, 64108 map it
7:30 pm
RSVP


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Meramec Music Theatre • $29 - $49

Sandi Patty

Known as "the Voice," Sandi Patty is one of the biggest stars in CCM and over a 15-year period (starting in the early '80s) has earned three platinum albums, five gold albums, 33 Dove Awards, and five Grammys. Her debut album sold 11 million copies. It will be at the Meramec Music Theatre at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13. Tickets range from $29 to $49. info

7 p.m.


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 11 a.m. • Power and Light District • See website

Sprint Family Fun Days

Round ‘em up, partner! Sprint Family Fun Days’ presents our annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 13. Bring your kids downtown for an afternoon of fall fun including pony rides, a fun run course, pony belly bounce, mechanical bull, “Hippity Hop” horse derby, hay bale maze and more! Stone Lion Puppet Theatre will perform two puppet shows, and kids may trick-or-treat at participating businesses in the Power & Light District. It will start at 11 a.m. info

11 a.m.


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Unity Temple • Free

Pianist Nathan Lee

Nathan Lee is like any other 16-year-old kid, except that he has already performed as piano soloist with many of the world’s great orchestras and has won top-tier piano competitions. The Seattle native began piano lessons at six, played his orchestral debut at nine, and in 2016 was awarded First Prize for the Young Concert Artists International Auditions. Lee will play some of the most virtuosic works in piano literature for his free Discovery Concert. He will perform at Unity Temple at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13. info

7 p.m.


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Sprint Center • $29.95 - $350

J. Balvin

Today multi-platinum, award-winning Colombian superstar and one of the hottest acts in Latin music, J Balvin, is inviting North American fans to vibe with him this fall on his newly revealed Vibras Tour. The news comes on the heels of the recent announcement that his highly-anticipated new album VIBRAS will be released May 25. J Balvin’s Vibras Tour will visit Sprint Center on Saturday, Oct. 13. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $29.95 to $350. info

8 p.m.


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 8 p.m. • The Truman • $26 - $31

Minus the Bear: the Farewell Tour

Minus the Bear will play their last show in Kansas City at The Truman on Oct. 13. The show will start at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $26 to $31. info

8 p.m.


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • 6PM-9PM • Centerview • Cost varies

Speakeasier

On Saturday, October 13, 2018, Hope Haven will be holding their annual gala, Speakeasier, at Centerview event space in Raymore. The theme paints a Roaring 20s/Gatsby Era vibe and Speakeasier focuses on bringing back the survivor’s voice by rallying community influences who will make a difference in the lives of those Hope Haven serves. All proceeds raised from the gala go back to supporting the adults, children, and pets we serve at Hope Haven. Tickets: $75/Person Table: $500 (Seats 8) Sponsorship Range: $10,000 - $1,000 info

227 Municipal Circle, Raymore, MO, 64083
6PM-9PM


13 Saturday October 13, 2018 • Tuscaloosa, AL • See Website

Mizzou at Alabama Crimson Tide

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14 Sunday October 14, 2018 • 2:00 pm • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • Varies

Kansas City Ballet Presents “The Wizard of Oz”

October 12-21, 2018 Choreography by Septime Webre Music by Matthew Pierce With Kansas City Symphony  The much anticipated world premiere by Septime Webre, the creator of Alice (in wonderland), will take audiences on a fantastical journey to the Emerald City. Filled with all the familiarity of the classic movie – Dorothy and Toto swept to Oz join up with three unlikely heroes to see the Wizard, their triumph over the Wicked Witch, and the quest to return home – yet realized with a bold, new spectacle of music, costumes, sets, projections and special effects. This is the must-see family event of the season.… info

1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO, 64108 map it
2:00 pm
RSVP


14 Sunday October 14, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Fabulous Fox Theatre • $35 - $125

4U - A Symphonic Celebration of Prince

April 21, 2016 will live in infamy as the day we lost a genius, an icon, a legend. Prince is widely regarded as one of the best musicians ever to live, and one of the greatest showmen of all time. His music makes up the soundtracks of our lives- from the parties of our youth to our weddings; and we share his music with our children who repeat the cycle. Great music lives on forever, and, it’s with this in mind that we introduce “4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince.” It will be at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Oct.… info

7 p.m.


15 Monday October 15, 2018 • 10 a.m. • Mid-Continent Public Library • See website

The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain

Enjoy the wry wisdom of Mark Twain in this one-man show. Join David Ehlert as he portrays one of America’s most enduring authors and humorists in this special Library performance. Ages 7 and up. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It runs from Oct. 15 to 16. It starts at 10 a.m. at the Mid-Continent Public Library. info

10 a.m.


15 Monday October 15, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Mid-Continent Public Library • See website

Haunted Kansas City, Part Two

Join Alexis Webb Bechtold and Traci Angel for an exploration of even more "haunted" places around Kansas City. Through video and audio clips as well as personal interviews, you’ll get a compelling portrait of these ghostly destinations. For adults. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It will be at 7 p.m. at the Mid-Continent Public Library on Oct. 15. info

7 p.m.


17 Wednesday October 17, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Mid-Continent Public Library • See website

Millie Edwards

Join Mid-Continent Public Library as we share with you Millie Edwards, one of Kansas City's best kept jazz secrets! As a musician, Millie Edwards performs solo and as part of The Wild Women of Kansas City. Millie Edwards will transport your soul from its very depths to heights from which it will soar. Come and celebrate with song! Ages 3 and up. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. She will be at the Mid-Continent Public Library on Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. info

7 p.m.


17 Wednesday October 17, 2018 • 8 p.m. • The Truman • $28 - $32

Years & Years

Years & Years will perform at The Truman on Oct. 17. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $28 to $32. info

8 p.m.


18 Thursday October 18, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Sprint Center • $69.50 - $199.50

Fleetwood Mac

Legendary, Grammy-award winning band Fleetwood Mac announced a North American tour, set to kick off in October and travel through more than 50 cities including a performance at Sprint Center on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 8 p.m. The tour will feature the newly announced line-up of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie along with newcomers Mike Campbell and Neil Finn. Tickets range from $69.50 to $199.50. info

8 p.m.


18 Thursday October 18, 2018 • 8 p.m. • The Truman • $20 - $25

EDEN

On his 2016 EP i think you think too much of me, singer/songwriter/producer EDEN struck a rare balance of ingenuity and intuition. He will be at The Truman on Oct. 18. The show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $20 to $25. info

8 p.m.


18 Thursday October 18, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Uptown Theater • $30 - $45

Seven Lions

Seven Lions will perform at Uptown Theater on Oct. 18. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $30 to $45. info

8 p.m.


18 Thursday October 18, 2018 • See website • Grand Ballroom • See website

United Way Centennial Celebration

The centennial celebration for United Way of Greater Kansas City will be on Oct. 18 at KC Convention Center's Grand Ballroom. info

See website


18 Thursday October 18, 2018 • See website • Bartle Hall • See website

Holiday Mart 2018

Holiday Mart, Kansas City’s only nonprofit shopping event, is the must-attend event of the fall. Proceeds from Holiday Mart support community projects sponsored by the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri, including our Signature Programs focused on women and children. 2018's event will be from Oct. 18 to 21 at Bartle Hall. info

See website


19 Friday October 19, 2018 • 4-7PM • Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine • Free (donation recommended)

Fontaine Fridays

Social hour every Friday located in the Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine hotel. From 4-7PM, gather for live music, food and cocktails with happy hour pricing upstairs in Parker, the hotel's rooftop bar and restaurant. Also featured is a build-your-own sundae bar, all proceeds going toward the charity Give Kids the World. Event is free and open to the public. info

901 West 48th Place, Kansas City, MO, 64112
4-7PM


19 Friday October 19, 2018 • 10 a.m. • Kansas Speedway • $10 - $15

ARCA Racing Series Night Race

Kicking off the NASCAR Playoff race weekend at Kansas Speedway in October will be the ARCA Racing Series Championship race Friday night Oct. 19.  During the day, other track activity includes NASCAR practice sessions and qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400. Tickets for Friday's action are only $10 for general admission and $15 for reserved seating.  For a schedule of the day's events and to buy tickets, visit www.kansasspeedway.com. The event starts at 10 a.m. info

10 a.m.


19 Friday October 19, 2018 • 2 p.m. • Midwest Genealogy Center • See website

River of the Big Canoe - Across the Muddy Missouri

Let’s go up the Mississippi and across the Missouri River to a land that your pa says will make a fine place to settle. Let oral historian Jim "Two Crows" Wallen lead you through artifacts, stories, and authentic clothing into the land that will become the 24th state of the United States. Along the way you'll learn how Missouri and Kansas City were named, and hear tales about Native Americans and early pioneer settlements of the region. The event will be on Oct. 19 at 2 p.m. at the Midwest Genealogy Center. info

2 p.m.


19 Friday October 19, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $35 - $125

Kansas

Kansas will perform at the Midland Theatre on Oct. 19. The show starts at 7:30 p.m., and tickets range from $35 to $125. info

7:30 p.m.


19 Friday October 19, 2018 • 7 p.m. • CrossroadsKC • $20 - $66.50

The Dead South

The Dead South will perform at CrossroadsKC on Oct. 19. The show starts at 7 p.m., and tickets range from $20 to $66.50. info

7 p.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Meramec Music Theatre • $39.50 - $69.50

Bill Anderson

There's an old saying, "If you want someone's attention, whisper." Bill Anderson has been using that philosophy for over fifty years to capture the attention of millions of country music fans around the world, en route to becoming a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and one of the most popular, most enduring entertainers of our time. He will be at the Meramec Music Theatre on Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $39.50 to $69.50. info

7 p.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Fabulous Fox Theatre • $45 - $125

Kansas

America’s preeminent progressive rock band, KANSAS, will be touring select U.S. cities this fall in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of their massive hit album, Point of Know Return. For the first time in history, the band will be performing the album in its entirety. The tour will showcase more than two hours of classic KANSAS music including hit songs, deep cuts, and fan favorites.  They will play at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Oct. 20 at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $45 to $125. info

8 p.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • 2 p.m. • Kansas Speedway • See website

NASCAR XFINITY Series Kansas Lottery 300

Be at Kansas Speedway on Saturday, Oct. 20 for an intense playoff race in the NASCAR XFINITY Series Kansas Lottery 300.  This race will feature the future stars of NASCAR battling in the playoffs to better their chance at winning the championship.  The race is scheduled to start at 2 p.m., but check www.kansasspeedway.com for an updated schedule of events for that day. info

2 p.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • 10:30 a.m. • Mid-Continent Public Library • See website

A Visit with the Royals Hall of Fame

Can’t make it to the KC Royals Hall of Fame? That’s okay we’ll bring it to you. Enjoy learning some of the history of our hometown team at your favorite library location! Sign up for your personal glimpse into Royals History. All ages. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It will be on Oct. 20 at the Mid-Continent Public Library at 10:30 a.m. info

10:30 a.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • 8 p.m. • The Truman • $27.50 - $32.50

Gregory Alan Isakov

Gregory Alan Isakov will perform at The Truman on Oct. 20. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $27.50 to $32.50. info

8 p.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • 10 a.m. • Arrowhead Stadium • See website

Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk

The 2018 Step Up for Down Syndrome Walk will be on Oct. 20 at Arrowhead Stadium. It will start at 10 a.m. info

10 a.m.


20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • Columbia, MO • See Website

Memphis Tigers at Mizzou

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20 Saturday October 20, 2018 • Lubbock, TX • See Website

Kansas at Texas Tech

info


21 Sunday October 21, 2018 • Noon • Arrowhead Stadium • See website

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Cincinnati Bengals

info

Noon


21 Sunday October 21, 2018 • 8 a.m. • Kansas Speedway • $29 - $64

Hollywood Casino 400

Don't miss the sixth race, an elimination race, in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs on Oct. 21, 2018 at 8 a.m. Tickets start at $64 for adults and $29 for children (12 & under) for the sixth Race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs at Kansas Speedway. info

8 a.m.


21 Sunday October 21, 2018 • 10 a.m. • Kemper Outdoor Education Center • See website

Dogtober Fest

Dogtober Fest 2018 promises to be a doggone good time! Bring your best friend out for a day that celebrates all things canine. Enjoy competitions in dock diving and Frisbee catching and watch "working dogs" demonstrate how they do their jobs. Other event highlights include the Halloween Costume Contest, the Tails for Trails one-mile dog walk, Agility, Rally, Canine Good Citizen and the Blessing of the Animals. In lieu of an admission fee, dog food donations will be accepted for local animal shelters. It will be on Oct. 21 at 10 a.m. at Kemper Outdoor Education Center. info

10 a.m.


21 Sunday October 21, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $39.50 - $85

4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince

This Prince tribute at the Midland Theatre will be on Oct. 21 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $39.50 to $85. info

7:30 p.m.


23 Tuesday October 23, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Woodneath Library Center • See website

Flowing Through History: Kansas City, the City of Fountains

Dive into the history of Kansas City’s many fountains through the photographs of Alexis Webb Bechtold. Hear the backstory of some of the city’s most iconic fountains, and learn about some of our city’s hidden treasures. For adults. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It will be on Oct. 23 at Woodneath Library Center at 7 p.m. info

7 p.m.


23 Tuesday October 23, 2018 • 11:30 a.m. • K-State Olathe • $40

Animal Health Industry Insights Seminar

"This event will feature four prominent animal health industry speakers who will share their insights on current trends in the animal health industry and what that means for the future of the industry, including the impacts of acquisitions and mergers. A panel discussion will follow with a focus on career development, specifically related to the animal health industry." info

11:30 a.m.


24 Wednesday October 24, 2018 • 7:00 p.m. • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • $19 - $59

Chanticleer: 40th Anniversary Tour

  Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 7:00 PM   Helzberg Hall | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts       Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker, the San Francisco-based GRAMMY Award-winning ensemble Chanticleer will celebrate its 40th anniversary in 2018. Chanticleer is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for its seamless blend of 12 male voices ranging from soprano to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz and popular genres, as well as contemporary compositions. The group’s 40th anniversary tour – Then and There, Here and Now… info

1601 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, MO, 64108
7:00 p.m.
RSVP
(816) 994-7222


24 Wednesday October 24, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $25.50 - $65.50

Chanticleer

Called “the world’s reigning male chorus” by The New Yorker, the San Francisco-based GRAMMY Award-winning ensemble Chanticleer will celebrate its 40th anniversary in 2018. Chanticleer is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for its seamless blend of 12 male voices ranging from soprano to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz and popular genres, as well as contemporary compositions. The group’s 40th anniversary tour – Then and There, Here and Now – is a panoramic look at Chanticleer’s complete musical history, featuring classical pieces, traditional songs, and modern melodies. They will be at the Kauffman… info

7 p.m.


24 Wednesday October 24, 2018 • 8 p.m. • recordBar • $12

Mothers

Mothers will perform at recordBar on Oct. 24. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets are $12. info

8 p.m.


24 Wednesday October 24, 2018 • 6pm • Brick House • Free

Hope House Benefit at Brick House

Brick House, Union Hill’s burger bar, is partnering with Hope House in honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Brick House is hosting a benefit event on Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 6 – 10 p.m. The event features live music and raffle prizes. Raffle tickets are $5 and include prizes like Chiefs tickets, Baron BMW car rental for the weekend, concert tickets, various restaurant gift cards, bottle service at Power and Light District, gift baskets and more. Proceeds from raffle tickets directly benefit Hope House who is dedicated to making sure every man, woman, and child affected by domestic violence… info

400 E. 31st St, Kansas City, MO, 64108
6pm


25 Thursday October 25, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $46.50 - $91.50

Glorious Gershwin Featuring Patti Austin

We’re celebrating the genius of George Gershwin! From irresistible musicals to iconic works for piano and orchestra, Gershwin endures as one of America’s most beloved composers. You’ll enjoy the exuberant An American in Paris as well as Grammy® Award-winner Patti Austin singing “The Man I Love” and “Someone to Watch Over Me,” plus “Summertime” and “It Ain’t Necessarily So” from Porgy and Bess. The show will start at 7 p.m. on Thursday and at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at the Kauffman Center. Tickets range from $46.50 to $91.50. info

7 p.m.


26 Friday October 26, 2018 • 6:30 PM • Adam's Pointe Conference Center • $35

A Taste of Compassion for Mother's Refuge

Please join Mother's Refuge for our annual fundraiser, A Taste of Compassion. We will have a dinner, silent auction, local musician, and comedy show. You won't want to miss Lindsey Shively with 41 Action News as M.C., and Comedian, Amy Barnes! info

1400 NW Coronado Dr, Blue Springs, MO, 64014 map it
6:30 PM
RSVP
816-800-0451


26 Friday October 26, 2018 • 4-7PM • Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine • Free (donation recommended)

Fontaine Fridays

Social hour every Friday located in the Solarium Lounge at The Fontaine hotel. From 4-7PM, gather for live music, food and cocktails with happy hour pricing upstairs in Parker, the hotel's rooftop bar and restaurant. Also featured is a build-your-own sundae bar, all proceeds going toward the charity Give Kids the World. Event is free and open to the public. info

901 West 48th Place, Kansas City, MO, 64112
4-7PM


26 Friday October 26, 2018 • See website • John Brown Memorial Park • See website

Border War BBQ Championship

Luckily for us all, this contest is open to the public. Pit masters across the state will throwdown with their best BBQ to win the title. Proceeds will go to the Keith Peuser Memorial Fund. It will be at John Brown Memorial Park on Oct. 26. info

See website


26 Friday October 26, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Madrid Theatre • $35 - $45

David Cook

David Cook will perform at the Madrid Theatre on Oct. 26. The show starts at 8 p.m., and tickets range from $35 to $45. info

8 p.m.


26 Friday October 26, 2018 • 8 p.m. • CrossroadsKC • $21.50 - $76.50

SOJA

SOJA will perform at CrossroadsKC on Oct. 26. The show will start at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $21.50 to $76.50. info

8 p.m.


26 Friday October 26, 2018 • 10 a.m. • OP Convention Center • $10

JOCO Home and Remodeling Show

You’ve seen the DIVA of DIY (Leanne Lee) on the local news - upcycling items in unique, fun and creative ways. Now, Capitol Federal® is bringing Leanne to the show in their Make It, Take It workshops. Leanne, and other DIY experts, will provide project supplies, tips, ideas and inspiration for you to make your own DIY work-of-art you can take home from the show! It will be at the Overland Park Convention Center on Oct. 26 at 10 a.m. Admission starts at $10. info

10 a.m.


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • 7:00PM-Midnight • Union Station • Cost varies

Masquerade Ball 2018

You won't want to miss all the fun of Masquerade Ball 2018! Save October 27, 2018, and get ready for an evening of celebration and support for First Hand Foundation. The annual Masquerade Ball is a formal themed benefit with silent auction, live auction, VIP seated dinner and entertainment. See website for ticket purchase/ cost details: https://masquerade2018.splashthat.com/?utm_source=print&utm_medium=print&utm_campaign=MB2018 info

30 W. Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO, 64108
7:00PM-Midnight


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • 6 p.m. • Meramec Music Theatre • $15 - $25

The Isaacs

The Isaacs, a multi-award winning family group who began singing 35 years ago are based out of Hendersonville, TN. The vocalists are mother Lily Isaacs, and siblings Ben Isaacs, Sonya Isaacs Yeary and Rebecca Isaacs Bowman. Playing their own acoustic instruments and joined by other band members, The Isaacs have a unique style that blends tight, family harmony with contemporary acoustic instrumentation that appeals to a variety of audiences. Their musical style has been influenced by many genres of music including bluegrass, rhythm and blues, folk, and country, contemporary, acoustic and southern gospel. They will perform at the Meramec Music… info

6 p.m.


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • See website • KC Zoo • See website

Boo at the Zoo

Mark your calendars for Boo at the Zoo on Saturday, Oct. 27 and Sunday, Oct. 28. We have treats to go along with our tricks. Children will trick-or-treat the Zoo while enjoying Halloween themed activities and entertainment. Skip, hop, crawl or waddle to trick or treat stations with the zooiest gooiest treats in town. Put on your favorite costume and join the Zoo animals for a trumpeting great day of not so spooky activities. Our animals will also be smashing pumpkins at scheduled times throughout the day!   info

See website


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • See website • Cedar Cove Feline Conservancy • See website

Cedar Cove Prowl-o-ween

This annual event provides fun for the families and the animals at the Cedar Cove Feline Conservancy. Educational presentations given throughout the day with trick-or-treating for the children. It will be from Oct. 27 to 28. info

See website


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • 9 a.m. • Elmwood Cemetery • See website

Graveyard 5K Run and Walk

Are you ready for some mysterious, physical activity? Join KC Crew at the Elmwood Cemetery for the 2nd Annual Graveyard 5K on Saturday, Oct. 27. Let's help raise some money for the maintenance of the cemetery! This race takes place entirely within Elmwood Cemetery, where many influential Kansas Citians call their final resting place. It will be at 9 a.m. info

9 a.m.


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • 9 a.m. • Fort Osage National Historic Landmark and Education Center • See website

Annual Fall Muster

Experience the trepidation felt by the soldiers and civilians living at Fort Osage in 1812 as news of imminent war with Great Britain reaches their remote frontier outpost. Unsure if the small garrison can successfully defend the fort, the soldiers form a civilian militia to augment their meager resources. Women begin to store rations and help bolster the military capacity, not knowing if they will have to fight or evacuate, fleeing for their lives. Cannon practice, musket practice, and infantry drills keep the soldier "at the ready" for action. This annual event is nationally recognized as one of the most… info

9 a.m.


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • 10:30 a.m. • Parkville Farmers' Market • See website

Walking Tour of Parkville

From its National Historic Landmarks and hidden nature sanctuary to its breathtaking view of the Missouri River and quaint downtown, Parkville, Missouri, has a rich history and unmistakable charm that’s perfect to explore on foot. Join up with other explorers at the Parkville Farmers' Market, located in the parking lot of English Landing Park (off Hwy 9 behind the fire station) and begin to discover Parkville.  For adults. Register online at mymcpl.org/events. It will be on Oct. 27 at 10:30 a.m. info

10:30 a.m.


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • 5 p.m. • Science City • See website

Spookfest at Science City

Science City's sixth annual Spookfest will be on Oct. 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. info

5 p.m.


27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • Columbia, MO • See Website

Kentucky Wildcats at Mizzou

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27 Saturday October 27, 2018 • Lawrence, KS • See Website

TCU at Kansas

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28 Sunday October 28, 2018 • Noon • Arrowhead Stadium • See website

Kansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos

info

Noon


28 Sunday October 28, 2018 • 2 p.m. • Meramec Music Theatre • $20 - $30

Dailey & Vincent

Grand Ole Opry Members, Five-time GRAMMY® award winners individually, three-time GRAMMY® award nominees collectively, four-time DOVE Award winners, and winners of 35 IBMA Awards altogether (including 3-time IBMA Entertainer of the Year Award winners and 3-Time Vocal Group of the Year Award winners), Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent, backed by one of the best bands on tour today, are some of the most reputable and elite entertainers in American music. They will be at the Meramec Music Theatre on Oct. 28 at 2 p.m. Tickets range from $20 to $30. info

2 p.m.


28 Sunday October 28, 2018 • 3:30 p.m. • Children's Mercy Park • See website

Sporting KC vs. LAFC

Sporting KC will play against LAFC at Children's Mercy Park on Oct. 28 at 3:30 p.m. Ticket prices vary. info

3:30 p.m.


28 Sunday October 28, 2018 • 8 p.m. • Uptown Theater • $45 - $59.50

Goo Goo Dolls

Goo Goo Dolls will perform at Uptown Theater on Oct. 8. The show will start at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $45 to $59.50. info

8 p.m.


28 Sunday October 28, 2018 • 5:30 p.m. • Starlight Theatre • See website

Midwest Center for Holocaust Education's 25th Anniversary

The Midwest Center for Holocaust Education will be celebrating its 25th anniversary at Starlight Theatre on Oct. 28. It will start at 5:30 p.m. info

5:30 p.m.


29 Monday October 29, 2018 • 8:00pm • The Truman - Kansas City • 43

Kamasi Washington

Jazz saxophonist, and composer Kamasi Washington gives a concert in our city! His 2015 release "The Epick" won numerous "best of" awards, including the inaugural American Music Prize and the Gilles Peterson Worldwide album of the year. Washington followed that work with collaborations with other influential artists such as Kendrick Lamar, John Legend, Run the Jewels, Ibeyi, and others. Kamasi's sophomore album is due for release in the summer of 2018. (From www.kamasiwashington.com). Get Tickets: http://www.soundchronicle.com/tickets/Kamasi_Washington_Kansas_City_MO_2018-10-29_20-00 info

601 E Truman Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64106, Kansas City, MO, 64106
8:00pm


29 Monday October 29, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $36.50 - $91.50

Mariinsky Orchestra

After an astounding appearance in November 2017 leading the Stradivarius Ensemble, Valery Gergiev returns to conduct the maximum-strength Mariinsky Orchestra. Praised for his "full-blooded and engrossing" musicianship by the UK Telegraph, Gergiev will conduct another unforgettable evening of music in Helzberg Hall. The great Russian pianist Denis Matsuev, who played a magnificent 2016 Series recital, will join Gergiev and the Orchestra for Rachmaninov's dazzling Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. It will be on Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. at the Kauffman Center. Tickets range from $36.50 to $91.50. info

7:30 p.m.


30 Tuesday October 30, 2018 • 8 p.m. • recordBar • $25

KT Tunstall

KT Tunstall will perform at recordBar on Oct. 30. The show will start at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25. info

8 p.m.


30 Tuesday October 30, 2018 • 7:30 p.m. • Midland Theatre • $34.50 - $79.50

Tedeschi Trucks Band

Go back to December 31, 2008 when guitarist Derek Trucks and his wife, singer/guitarist Susan Tedeschi, were preparing to ring in the New Year. Married since 1999, these two soulmates, equally steeped in the musical roots of blues, jazz, and gospel, had finally decided the time was right to set aside their successful solo careers and commit to a new band melding their vision and talent. They will be at the Midland Theatre at their re-scheduled show for Oct. 30. It starts at 7:30 p.m., and tickets range from $34.50 to $79.50. info

7:30 p.m.


31 Wednesday October 31, 2018 • 7 p.m. • Kauffman Center • $31.50 - $66.50

The Hunchback of Notre Dame in Concert

Our amazing guest organist Dorothy Papadakos revives the 1923 classic silent horror film “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” with a completely improvised score played on the Julia Irene Kauffman Casavant Organ and featuring Kansas City Symphony Principal Percussionist Christopher McLaurin improvising on orchestral chimes as Quasimodo. Starring Lon Chaney in the role that launched his career as a major actor and featuring a 19-acre set filled with thousands of extras, “Hunchback” is a visual spectacle on a grand and spooky scale.  It will be on Oct. 31 at the Kauffman Center at 7 p.m. Tickets range from $31.50 to $66.50. info

7 p.m.


31 Wednesday October 31, 2018 • 4:00pm • BrooksideKC • $0

Trick or Treat Street

Join us for a spooktacular evening of family Halloween fun in Brookside. Wear your costumes and trick or treat from business to business October 31st from 4-6pm in Brookside. info

6330 Brookside Plaza, Kansas City, MO, 64113 map it
4:00pm
8165235553