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January 27, 2019


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27 Sunday January 27, 2019 • 8 a.m. • Subtropolis Business Complex • $35

Groundhog Run Benefiting Ability KC

Groundhog Run benefiting the children of Ability KC has raised more than $4.75 million for children with special needs since its inception in 1982. The race is one of very few 5K races, and believed to be the only 100% underground sanctioned 10K race in the nation. With a consistent temperature of 65 to 68 degrees, the Hunt Midwest SubTropolis is the ideal venue for runners from all over the country to compete in this annual winter event. It will take place Jan. 27 at the Subtropolis Business Complex at 8 a.m. for the 5K ($35). The 10K ($40) will… info

8 a.m.


27 Sunday January 27, 2019 • 2:00PM • Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts • $27-$84

Enchanting and Exotic: Firebird, Aladdin and Rachmaninoff

Stravinsky’s Firebird is an enchanting, dramatic fairy-tale that boasts some of classical music’s most vivid and glorious orchestral writing. Rachmaninoff’s First Piano Concerto highlights the composer’s trademarks — lingering melodies, rich textures and piano pyrotechnics. With exotic harmonies and bewitching tunes, Nielsen’s Aladdin Suite is an adventurous romp in a faraway land. The White Peacock is one of Griffes’ best-known Impressionist works. Join conductor Michael Stern and pianist Alon Goldstein as they transport audiences to a different world through their performance of these unique orchestral pieces. info

1601 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 64108
2:00PM


27 Sunday January 27, 2019 • Hunt Midwest SubTropolis • $45 / $50/ $75

Groundhog Run

Groundhog Run has been one of Kansas City’s favorite runs since 1982. Each year thousands of runners fill the SubTropolis at Hunt Midwest for an 100% underground 5K and 10K race experience. While many runners choose Groundhog Run for the 65 – 68 degrees underground temperature and to kick off a new year of running all of our runners are supporting a bigger cause when they register for Groundhog Run – the children receiving services at Ability KC. Whether you register to run, volunteer, make a donation or choose from one of our many sponsorship opportunities, thank you for joining… info

8300 NE Underground Dr., Kansas City, MO, 64161
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816.751.7932