This Saturday, April 16, 2016, the Kansas City Kite Club is holding its annual Flights of Fancy Kite Festival. Admission is free. The festival includes mega kites, power kites, stunt kites, and the world’s largest windsock – three stories high and 200 feet long. For kids there’s an inflatable maze, face painting, a balloon artist, and a […]
On the first Sunday of every month, StoneLion Puppet Theatre puts on a puppet show at Westport-Roanoke Community Center. Admission is free. The show starts at 2:00 p.m. There will be a different show each month.
On Saturday, April 15, 2017, the Kansas City Kite Club is holding its annual Flights of Fancy Kite Festival. Admission is free. The festival includes mega kites, power kites, stunt kites, and the world’s largest windsock – three stories high and 200 feet long. You’re also welcome to bring your own kites to fly. For kids there’s an […]
The Harley-Davidson Vehicle and Powertrain Operations plant in Kansas City, Mo., offers free tours most weekdays. Children under 12 are welcome in the tour center but are not allowed on the factory tour, and those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. The hour-long tour starts with an introductory video of how motorcycles are […]
You don’t have to go as far as you might think to try skiing and snowboarding. Snow Creek in Weston offers skiing, snowboarding and tubing during the winter, even if they have to make their own snow. Here are the current specials: Military: Active military get in for $5 and their dependents are 50% off. […]
LEGOLAND Discovery Center offers a discount when you buy your tickets online in advance. The discounted price starts at $14.50 plus tax for adults or children, with the exact price determined by the time you reserve. Kids 2 and younger are free. Here are other ways to save at LEGOLAND Discovery Center: Buy a combo ticket to […]
Want to learn about how U.S. money is made? The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City’s Money Museum is free to visit every day, with exhibits, a self-guided tour and more exhibits every day for those who want to learn more about the U.S. currency. Visitors can explore the exhibits using audio and iPad self-guided […]
The Johnson County Museum will present a free We Love You Kansas! History Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, at the Antioch branch of the Johnson County Library, located at 8700 Shawnee Mission Parkway in Merriam. This event will include performances, activities, and information booths from local museums and history […]
On the first Tuesday and Wednesday of every month, the LEGO store at Oak Park Mall holds a free mini model build for kids ages 6-14 (while supplies last). Each month, the kids will build a cool mini model, and take it home – for free. To participate, your child must be a LEGO VIP member, and you […]
On most Saturdays, Lakeshore Learning at at 5670 Antioch Road in Merriam, Kansas, has free craft activities for kids ages 3 and up. This event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There’s no reservation necessary. Lakeshore Learning is at Merriam Town Center, 5670 Antioch Road, Merriam, KS 66202.