It’s almost Memorial weekend Kansas City! What are your plans?
We’re sure lots of you will spend the weekend poolside as neighborhood and public pools open for the season. It’s also opening weekend at Oceans of Fun, if you’re looking for water fun on a bigger scale! Make it a day and visit both Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun for one price!
Here are a few other ideas to make your weekend the best:
Check out the new Stingray Bay at the Kansas City Zoo! You’ll have the opportunity to be up close with two species of stingrays – cownose rays and southern stingrays. In addition to the stingrays, the tank is also home to a dozen whitespotted bamboo sharks!
On Sunday, head to Union Station’s annual Celebration at the Station featuring a performance by the Kansas City Symphony. Be a part of the largest FREE Memorial Day weekend festival in the Midwest. This all-day family affair features pre-concert musical acts, food trucks and more! But don’t miss the main event – a Symphony concert to a grand fireworks display!
NEW KC ATTRACTIONS FOR YOUR WEEKEND
There are so many new and exciting venues popping up around KC. Here are just a few recent opens to try this weekend:
Bull Creek Distillery Check out Johnson County’s newest restaurant, full bar and distillery in Spring Hill. Bull Creek’s layout is perfect for a night out or time with family and friends! It’s kid-friendly, too, with outdoor games, music and room to roam! While you’re there, visit The Bowery next door!
Martin City Brewing Company Pizza & Taproom This Martin City gem is crossing Stateline to open a NEW location at Mission Farms!! The Grand Opening is scheduled for this weekend, Saturday May 26 from 11AM-late. Enjoy food, drink, live music and yard games with family and friends!
Somerset Wine and Cider Bar This new urban micro winery from Somerset Ridge Vineyard and Winery features live music on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and also produces Lucky Dog Hard Cider. The charming grounds are perfect relaxing! Swing by for a sip!
If you have a new favorite around town, we want to hear about it! Wishing you all a safe and FUN holiday weekend!