Events, Activities & Things to Do in Kansas City

Kansas City

Kansas City offers tons of things for you to do with your family! Many of KC’s best attractions are located here, plus it’s a family-friendly city.

Not to mention it’s home to the KC Chiefs & Kansas City Royals!

Parks in KC

Taking the kids to the playground can help burn off some energy and get fresh air! Parks with playgrounds in Overland Park include Swope Park, Loose Park, and Variety KC Park at the KC Zoo. There are many others you can explore here.

Splash Pads & Spray Grounds

Splash pads and spray grounds are perfect for little ones to cool off. Plus, they’re FREE, so head out to Gillham Sprayground, Seven Oaks Sprayground, Loose Park Splash Area, or Spring Valley Park Sprayground. Find more in our guide.


Kaleidoscope is one of the best free activities in KC! There’s art projects for everyone.


Shop till you drop at Crown Center or head to City Market for a fun farmer’s market.


Explore Science City‘s interactive exhibits like the Air Bike!

Points of Interest:

Explore some of the best attractions in Kansas City:

Science City at Union Station

World War I Museum

Crown Center

Lakeside Nature Center

Nelson Atkins Museum of Art

Local Libraries Community Centers

Cleaver Family YMCA

7000 Troost Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64131

Linwood YMCA

3800 E. Linwood Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64128

MCPL North Oak

8700 N. Oak Trfy.
Kansas City, MO 64155

Sports in Kansas City

Kansas City offers sports programs in soccer, flag football, basketball, baseball and more. Find an activity your child loves…or try out tons!

You can even save $10 on i9 Sports registration with code: iFamKCRocks

Sports programs in overland park from i9 sports

Events & Things to Do

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