Nov 21 – Nov 22 all-day The Hickory Center and Oliver Building
The Cannabis Industry Showcase is coming to Kansas City! November 20-22, 2019 at The Hickory Center and Oliver Building in the West Bottoms 80+ Expo Booths 60+ Speakers 3 Days of Valuable Insight, Networking, and Fun The Showcase is bringing a new twist to cannabis conferences, where attendees have an opportunity for intimate conversations with some of the top leaders...
Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm – Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm Ruskin High School Auditorium
Ruskin High School’s Fall Musical THE COLOR PURPLE is an inspiring family saga that tells the unforgettable story of a woman who, through love, finds the strength to triumph over adversity and discover her unique voice in the world. This musical adaptation of Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel (and the popular 1985 Steven Spielberg film) spotlights Celie, a downtrodden young...
Nov 22 all-day Just Off Broadway Theatre
In spite of inadequate training and inferior weapons, Buffalo Soldiers won medals and became hailed as heroes. One such hero is: Pvt. Wayne Miner: The Buffalo Hero of World War I (Kansas City’s WWI Hero) Enlightening! Glorious! Timeless!
Nov 22 @ 8:00 am – 4:15 pm Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Designed for individuals, families, caregivers, educators, and professionals, the conference brings together leading experts within the disability and autism fields and delivers up-to-date and high-quality resources, trainings, and tactics to those impacted by autism. Keynote speaker Christina Low Kapalu, Ph.D., is a child psychologist at Children’s Mercy Hospital and the clinical assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Kansas...
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm Lied Center
Featuring Brown Bear, Brown Bear The critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, created by Jonathan Rockefeller, features a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets and faithfully adapts four stories by author and illustrator Eric Carle: Brown Bear, Brown Bear; 10 Little Rubber Ducks; The Very Lonely Firefly and, the star of the show, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. The Very...
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
Sundays at 2pm book and lyrics by Tony Kushner (Angels in America) music by Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home, Violet) Kansas City premiere of Olivier Award-winning Best New Musical A moving portrait of America at a time of momentous social upheaval. Set in 1963 Louisiana, the musical focuses on Caroline – a maid working in the sweltering basement of the Gellman...
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm The Comedy Club of Kansas City
ABC’s Agent Carter, NBC’s Up All Night, Netflix’s Disjointed, go90’s My Dead Ex, and the Starz series Take My Wife. Matt was a series regular on Fox’s MADtv, a cast member of the TruTV series How to Be a Grown Up, as well as appearances on BoJack Horseman, Garfunkel and Oates, Maron, HBO’s Family Tree, the Chelsea Lately roundtable, The...
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
MET@ WARWICK presents… Oliver! by Lionel Bart A child gets lost in the inner city and falls in with a den of thieves. Hmmmm…Modern relevance meets classic theatre. Consider yourself at home as Dickens’ England come to life in OLIVER! the story of a workhouse orphan who escapes to finds acceptance amongst a group of petty thieves and pickpockets, led...
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Spencer Theatre
By Charles Dickens Adapted by Geoff Elliott Directed by Jason Chanos Kansas City’s beloved holiday tradition returns with all the heart and spectacle you’ve come to love over 39 years. Join Ebenezer Scrooge on his redemptive journey with Christmas Past, Present, and Future, and rediscover the true meaning of the holidays. You’ll meet the Cratchits, Tiny Tim, and the irresistible...
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm The Truman
Doors 7pm
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm recordBar
Doors 7pm
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm Knuckleheads
Self described as ‘Heavy Soul & Boogie Trance’ KLB doesn’t fall neatly into any one category or genre. The best way to categorize them would be ‘Feel Good Music’ because as soon as it hits you, you just feel good! Whether it is a funky soulful number, a groovy beat, a boogie guitar driven riff, or a tug on your...
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm The Granada
Doors 7pm
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm Riot Room
Doors 9pm
Nov 23 all-day Theatre For Young America
Saturday shows at 2 pm, all others 10 am or noon. Check site for showtimes. The Herdman kids are a rough and tumble bunch who create mayhem wherever they go. Cast in the church’s annual Christmas pageant, they bring their own unique interpretation to the familiar events. Remarkably, they help everyone rediscover its true meaning.  
Nov 23 all-day Friendship Baptist Church
Please join us at Friendship Baptist Church 3530 Chelsea Drive Kansas City Mo 64128 Saturday, November 23, 2019 from 9:00am -3:00pm for the FBC Black Business Expo. This event is free and open to the public. Prepare to shop with local vendors, gain knowledge on wealth building, network, and leave better than when you came. We look forward to seeing...
Nov 23 all-day Half Price Books - Olathe
1 in 2,500 women are diagnosed with Turner’s Syndrome. Are you one of them? Know someone who is? Local author Joann Budy is pleased to invite you to a book signing event to promote her latest book: memoirs of her experiences as a young woman negotiating the healthcare world for the first time on her own. But her message of...
Nov 23 all-day Just Off Broadway Theatre
In spite of inadequate training and inferior weapons, Buffalo Soldiers won medals and became hailed as heroes. One such hero is: Pvt. Wayne Miner: The Buffalo Hero of World War I (Kansas City’s WWI Hero) Enlightening! Glorious! Timeless!
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Houlihan's - Fairway
Chef inspired fare, Scoby Masters Tea-Biotics Kombucha, and The Roasterie Kansas City Air Roasted Coffee French-Pressed coffee… What’s NOT to LOVE about jump starting your weekend with US! Here’s what we’re offering- See you This weekend! FOR THE TABLE SHAREABLE LEMON BLUEBERRY CAST IRON ‘MUFFIN’ a brunch appetizer … yes, you can. $6 BRUNCH ENTRÉES MEDITERRANEAN QUICHE roasted cherry tomatoes,...
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm Knuckleheads
Knuckleheads Free Saturday Afternoon Jam is hosted by Billy Ebeling, Dwane Goldston and Mark Garzee. It is open to all musicians so come in, sign up and play. The jam occurs every Saturday on August 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31. September 7, 14, 21, 28. October 5, 12, 19, 26. November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30. December 7, 14,...
Nov 23 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Historic Columbus Park
Whiskers Cat Cafe is turning ONE, and we are throwing a PARTY! We’ve got an evening of activities planned including trivia, raffle prizes, and silent auction items- all at an absolutely amazing space in Columbus Park!!! Ticket price is $40 per person and includes trivia plus a pair of cat ears! Beer and wine are also available for donation! You...
Nov 23 @ 6:15 pm The Temple
Murder at the Ugly Christmas Sweater Party hosted by the Kansas City Scottish Rite. Proceeds benefit RiteCare Clinic. Tastings @ 6:15, dinner/mystery @ 7:00. Your role will be assigned via email once registered. Looking forward to a fun event!
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
Sundays at 2pm book and lyrics by Tony Kushner (Angels in America) music by Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home, Violet) Kansas City premiere of Olivier Award-winning Best New Musical A moving portrait of America at a time of momentous social upheaval. Set in 1963 Louisiana, the musical focuses on Caroline – a maid working in the sweltering basement of the Gellman...
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm Lied Center
A trailblazing fusion of hip-hop and ballet Hiplet (pronounced “hip-lay”) is an innovative dance form that combines classical pointe technique with African, Latin, hip-hop and urban dance styles. Performances may incorporate the rhythms of African drums with the music of Tchaikovsky, arabesques and beat-boxing or even Tango en pointe—all while showcasing Hiplet’s trademark sass, hip movements and struts against popular...
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm – 12:00 am InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza
Celebrate the holiday season at the Kansas City Ballet Guild’s 52nd annual gala, the festive Nutcracker Ball! The InterContinental provides a magical setting from beautiful décor and elegant cuisine to a performance by Kansas City Ballet and after-dinner dancing music by Michael Beers Band. Proceeds from the event provide essential support for Kansas City Ballet and its School. Kansas City...
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm The Comedy Club of Kansas City
ABC’s Agent Carter, NBC’s Up All Night, Netflix’s Disjointed, go90’s My Dead Ex, and the Starz series Take My Wife. Matt was a series regular on Fox’s MADtv, a cast member of the TruTV series How to Be a Grown Up, as well as appearances on BoJack Horseman, Garfunkel and Oates, Maron, HBO’s Family Tree, the Chelsea Lately roundtable, The...
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
MET@ WARWICK presents… Oliver! by Lionel Bart A child gets lost in the inner city and falls in with a den of thieves. Hmmmm…Modern relevance meets classic theatre. Consider yourself at home as Dickens’ England come to life in OLIVER! the story of a workhouse orphan who escapes to finds acceptance amongst a group of petty thieves and pickpockets, led...
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Spencer Theatre
By Charles Dickens Adapted by Geoff Elliott Directed by Jason Chanos Kansas City’s beloved holiday tradition returns with all the heart and spectacle you’ve come to love over 39 years. Join Ebenezer Scrooge on his redemptive journey with Christmas Past, Present, and Future, and rediscover the true meaning of the holidays. You’ll meet the Cratchits, Tiny Tim, and the irresistible...
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm recordBar
8 PM DOORS 8:30 ROCKAWAY REJECTS 10 PM AMERICAN IDIOTS : THE PREMIER GREEN DAY TRIBUTE: Placing an extreme priority on accurately delivering the SOUND & LOOK of the boys from Oakland, CA. AMERICAN IDIOTS pride themselves on delivering a high energy performance as if you were experiencing a real GREEN DAY show. The local punks bring the heat with...
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm Knuckleheads
Superstar Evening of the Greatest Songs from Stevie Nicks and Fleetwood Mac, Joan Jett, Heart, Pat Benetar with a Superjam at the finale! http://www.gypsiesdovesanddreams.com/ http://www.thewomenofrock.com