Aug 19 all-day
Friends are Family at GreatLIFE! With our new GreatFRIENDS special rates, you and a buddy can split the family rate of our Lifestyle, Champion or Classic levels. It’s more than good to know a member at GreatLIFE, it’s GREAT savings! Act fast before this deal goes away. Click here to learn more or to become a member now:
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Goethe Pop Up Kansas City
“LE MONDE diplomatique” and the Goethe-Institut present comics stories from Germany. Since 2005, the last cover page of the German edition of “LE MONDE diplomatique” has featured a comic strip. The German edition is the only one that publishes this comic page. Karoline Bofinger, comic editor of “LE MONDE diplomatique”, selects a comic artist or cartoonist every month who designs...
Aug 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm InterUrban ArtHouse
Weekly writing workshops || all genres || 16+ || hosted by Poet Jen Harris https://www.facebook.com/writingworkshopkc/
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm Alamo Drafthouse
HEEYY YOOUU GUUYYS! IT’S TIME FOR OUR GOONIES MOVIE PARTY! Tickets available at drafthouse.com Let’s face it, THE GOONIES never gets old (and they never say “die”). With its endearing cast of quirky kids and a plot filled with swashbuckling adventure, it serves as the ultimate fantasy for anyone who feels stuck in the mundane humdrum of everyday life. That’s...
Aug 19 @ 8:00 pm Riot Room
Doors at 8.
Aug 19 @ 8:00 pm The Comedy Club of Kansas City
Think you’re funny? Prove it and try out your jokes on an audience! Or come check out some fresh faces in comedy before they get famous! Beginner’s workshop 7PM Sign up by 8PM $3 drink specials Every Monday night  
Aug 20 all-day
Friends are Family at GreatLIFE! With our new GreatFRIENDS special rates, you and a buddy can split the family rate of our Lifestyle, Champion or Classic levels. It’s more than good to know a member at GreatLIFE, it’s GREAT savings! Act fast before this deal goes away. Click here to learn more or to become a member now:
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm Riot Room
F4refront – focused on a drum and dj performance. Doors 7PM – Show 8PM
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm Alamo Drafthouse
HEEYY YOOUU GUUYYS! IT’S TIME FOR OUR GOONIES MOVIE PARTY! Tickets available at drafthouse.com Let’s face it, THE GOONIES never gets old (and they never say “die”). With its endearing cast of quirky kids and a plot filled with swashbuckling adventure, it serves as the ultimate fantasy for anyone who feels stuck in the mundane humdrum of everyday life. That’s...
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Our Daily Nada
Weekly writing workshops || all genres || 16+ || hosted by Poet Jen Harris https://www.facebook.com/writingworkshopkc/
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm CAMELOT BALLROOM
The Abel Ramirez big band is a 17 piece band that play classic big band jazz in the same style and tradition that made Kansas City famous. They play music from the great American Song Book. They do a really wonderful show called “An Evening of Sinatra” featuring various vocalists. Abel Ramirez 17 piece Big band can also play the...
Aug 20 @ 7:30 pm – 12:00 am Uptown Theater
Chris Isaak. Reserved Seated Show. 6:30pm Doors / 7:30pm Show Learn More
Aug 21 all-day
Friends are Family at GreatLIFE! With our new GreatFRIENDS special rates, you and a buddy can split the family rate of our Lifestyle, Champion or Classic levels. It’s more than good to know a member at GreatLIFE, it’s GREAT savings! Act fast before this deal goes away. Click here to learn more or to become a member now:
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 22 @ 12:00 am The All Star Grill and Bar
Open Blues Jam hosted by My Blue Shadows! All are invited family-friendly weekly event. Bring your talent and some friends and enjoy Kansas City Blues at it’s finest. Jammer’s from all ages are welcome. Your hosts Russ, Paul, and Joey kicking things off. Bring your guitar, bass, keys, horns, reeds, cymbals, sticks, and pedals, we supply drums, PA, great food,...
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 12:00 am Liberty Hall
Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 All Ages // 6:00 pm Doors // 7:00 pm Program Lawrence Public Library (LPL) is pleased to announce that legendary R&B and gospel singer Mavis Staples has confirmed her appearance as the 780s Series music storyteller. Staples will appear at 7 p.m. Wed. Aug. 21, 2019 at Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts Street. Doors open at 6...
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm Knuckleheads
Independence has always come easy for vocalist/lyricist/bandleader Nikki Hill, raised by a single mother and two older sisters throughout Durham, North Carolina. This inspired not only her confidence at a young age, but a self-reliance and strong curiosity, which informed Hill’s interest in art, reading and writing. Raised in the church and choir as a child, that curiosity led Nikki...
Aug 22 all-day
Friends are Family at GreatLIFE! With our new GreatFRIENDS special rates, you and a buddy can split the family rate of our Lifestyle, Champion or Classic levels. It’s more than good to know a member at GreatLIFE, it’s GREAT savings! Act fast before this deal goes away. Click here to learn more or to become a member now:
Aug 22 all-day Alamo Draft House
Kansas City’s Universal Film Festival, one of the top 100 film festivals in the United States, will return to downtown Kansas City on August 22-24, 2019. More 40 screenings will take place during this two-day Festival, with over 100 guest filmmakers from around the world who will be on-hand for Q&A’s. Screenings will take place at the Alamo Draft House...
Aug 22 – Aug 24 all-day Alamo Draft House
Kansas City’s Universal Film Festival, one of the top 100 film festivals in the United States, will return to downtown Kansas City on August 22-24, 2019. More 40 screenings will take place during this two-day Festival, with over 100 guest filmmakers from around the world who will be on-hand for Q&A’s. Screenings will take place at the Alamo Draft House...
Aug 22 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bar K Dog Bar
Puppies’ Night Out is one of our favorite events of the week! This is an opportunity to get your new pup (age 3 to 9 mos) some much needed socialization and recreation. And to help all you new puppy parents learn more about your newest family member, each week we invite a local expert on some aspect of Puppyhood —...
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Unity Temple on the Plaza
Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey has partnered with Vivien Jennings of Rainy Day Books to provide this opportunity to see Mr. Arceneaux as he discusses his instant New York Times Bestselling book – I Can’t Date Jesus: Love, Sex, Family, Race and Other Reasons I’ve Put My Faith in Beyoncé. With the characteristic wit and candor that has made...
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm Riot Room
Akilliz-TacofromKC-Adrian Lemus Y Su Nueva Generacion-Scar The Monsterr-Imperio Sierreno-Lil Flako 21+ | 7:00PM
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 12:00 am Starlight Theatre
with Jon Pardi and Tenille Townes https://www.kcstarlight.com
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm Musical Theater Heritage @ 1600 Genassee Street, Kansas City, MO 64102
From the creator of HAMILTON, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s IN THE HEIGHTS tells the universal story of a community on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you, and which ones you leave behind. IN THE HEIGHTS is the winner of the 2008 Tony Awards for Best...
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm Lawrence Arts Center
Curator Ben Ahlvers will host a Q & A with two iconic photographers, Henry Diltz and Baron Wolman, who photographed the 1969 Woodstock Festival.
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Ward Parkway Center
Join Ward Parkway Center for its Patio Party out on our Pavilion. The evening will include live music by Dj Ashton Martin, aerial performances by MoonDrop Circus, photobooth, light bites, cocktail bars (21+) and more! Did we mention it’s free?
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm Kansas City Actors Theatre
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Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm The Comedy Club of Kansas City
Matt Braunger comes to Kansas City! Matt was a hilarious series regular on MadTV. Other credits include ABC’s Agent Carter, NBC’s Up All Night, Netflix’s Disjointed, and the Starz series Take My Wife, as well as a ridiculously long list of TV appearances (BoJack Horseman, Garfunkel and Oates, Maron, Pushing Daisies, Conan, Happy Endings, Live at Gotham, etc.) Matt’s hour-long...
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm Riot Room
Ladies half price
Aug 22 @ 8:00 pm Uptown Theater
Die a Legend Tour All Ages