Your June guide to summer in KC and beyond

Our Summer Guide issue is out now on the streets of Kansas City. Here are some of our events picks for the month of June. Want to know more happening in KC, the suburbs, or a day trip away? Visit our calendar.

June 4

Uriah Heep, Knuckleheads, 8 pm

knuckleheadskc.com

 

Hozier, Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 8 pm

arvestbanktheatre.com

 

National Geographic Live Presents: Cheryl Knott and Tim Laman, Biologist and Photographer, Adventures Among Orangutans, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 pm

kauffmancenter.org

 

Trombone Shorty & New Orleans Avenue with Seratones, Crossroads KC, 8 pm

crossroadskc.com

 

June 5-30

The Revolutionists, Unicorn Theatre

unicorntheatre.com

 

June 6-30

Oklahoma!, Musical Theater Heritage

musicaltheaterheritage.com

 

June 7

Jazzoo, Kansas City Zoo, 7:30 pm

kansascityzoo.org

 

Dillon Francis, KC Live! Block Power & Light, 6 pm

powerandlightdistrict.com

 

Kill Tony, The Granada, 8 pm

thegranada.com

 

Found A Job (Talking Heads Tribute), Knuckleheads, 10 pm

knuckleheads.com

 

June 7-23

Mamma Mia!, Theatre Lawrence

theatrelawrence.com

 

June 8

Big Slick, Sprint Center, 8 pm

sprintcenter.com

 

Brit Floyd, Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 8 pm

arvestbanktheatre.com

 

Juneteenth Celebration, Nelson-Atkins Museum, 10 am

nelson-atkins.org

 

West 18th Street Fashion Show, West 18th Street, 7:30 pm

west18thstreetfashionshow.com

 

June 10

Insight Art Talk- Johanna Winters, 2018/19 Printmaking Artis in Residence, Lawrence Arts Center, 7 pm

lawrenceartscenter.org

 

June 10-16

The Wizard of Oz, Starlight Theatre, 8 pm

kcstarlight.com

 

June 11

Snarky Puppy, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 pm

kauffmancenter.org

 

June 11- July 7

Heart of America Shakespeare Festival, Southmoreland Park, 8 pm

kcshakes.org

 

June 11- August 4

Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are In a Play”, The Coterie Theater

thecoterie.org

 

June 13

Kurt Allen Band, The Bottleneck, 8 pm

thebottlenecklive.com

 

The Canvas People [ATX] / Akkilles / Varma Cross, Replay Lounge, 9 pm

replaylounge.com

 

June 14

Machine Gun Kelly, Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 8 pm

arvestbanktheatre.com

 

June 14-15

Boulevardia, West Bottoms

boulevardia.com

 

June 15

Annual Wine Festival, Lover’s Lane, Excelsior Springs, 2 pm

visitexcelsior.com

 

Symphony in the Flint Hills, Irma’s Pasture, Chase County, KS

symphonyintheflinthills.org

 

June 16

Future Stages Festival, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 11 am

kauffmancenter.org

 

June 17

Blackbear, Uptown Theatre, 8 pm

ticketmaster.com

 

June 18

Jim James, Crossroads KC, 7:30 pm

crossroadskc.com

 

June 20

Muddfest, Crossroads KC, 7 pm

crossroadskc.com

 

John Fullbright & Them Tulsa Boys, Knuckleheads, 8 pm

knuckleheadskc.com

 

June 20-30

City of Angels, Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre

metkc.org

 

June 21

Train & Goo Goo Dolls, Starlight Theatre, 7 pm

kcstarlight.com

 

Deadfest 2019, The Bottleneck, 3 pm

thebottlenecklive.com

 

Hembree, Bloxx, Warbly Jets, The Truman, 8 pm

thetrumankc.com

 

Yeasayer, RecordBar, 8 pm

therecordbar.com

 

June 21-22

Moving Arts, Johnson County Community College, 7:30 pm

jccc.edu

 

Kansas City Symphony Presents: Season Finale: Pictures at an Exhibition, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 2 pm

kauffmancenter.org

 

June 22

Lawrence Air Guitar Championships, The Bourgeois Pig, 7 pm

usairguitar.com

 

Brew-B-Que 2019, KC Renaissance Festival

kcrenfest.com

 

Big Head Todd and the Monsters & Toad the Wet Sprocket, Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 7 pm

arvestbanktheatre.com

 

June 23

Third Eye Blind & Jimmy Eat World, Starlight Theatre, 7 pm

kcstarlight.com

 

The Yadda Yadda Showcase, RecordBar, 7 pm

therecordbar.com

 

June 24-25

The Tony Awards Show, Musical Theater Heritage, 7:30 pm

musicaltheaterheritage.com

 

June 25

The Try Guys: Legends of the Internet, Uptown Theater, 7:30 pm

ticketmaster.com

 

John Paul White (and his band), with The Prescriptions, Knuckleheads, 8 pm

knuckleheads.com

 

New Found Glory, The Granada, 6 pm

thegranada.com

 

June 28

Napoleon Dynamite Live Screening and Q&A, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 7:30 pm

kauffmancenter.org

 

June 28- August 3

(Sub) Urban Sprawl, Curated by Matthew McLaughlin, Lawrence Arts Center, 5 pm

lawrenceartscenter.org

 

June 29

KKFI Collaborations Live!, Folly Theater, 8 pm

follytheater.org

 

Tom Segura, Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 7 pm

arvestbanktheatre.com

 

Crossroads KC Craft Beer Fest, Crossroads KC, 5 pm

crossroadskc.com

 

Q104 Yallapalooza feat. Kane Brown, Providence Medical Center Amphitheater, 7 pm

ticketmaster.com

 

June 30

Flipper with David Yow, RecordBar, 8 pm

therecordbar.com

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