What is there to do in Kansas City?
The answer is LOTS! Kansas City is a dynamic midwestern community with all kinds of activities for all kinds of people! Whether it be catching a ballgame at Kauffman Stadium or seeing one of Kansas City's beautiful fountains, there are exciting events and destinations each day in the metropolitain area.
First, learn more about your town....
Here are some links to important area cities, including suburbs:
Kansas City, Missouri -- Website for the city of Kansas City
Kansas City Channel -- ABC's Local Site. When you click on real estate, it's Reece & Nichols information! They rotate our listings every 5 seconds!
KansasCity.com -- Information on News, Sports, and Community Events
Overland Park, Kansas -- Website for the city of Overland Park.
Overland Park Chamber of Commerce
City of Leawood -- Where my office is located!
City of Lenexa -- A growing suburb in Johnson County
City of Lee's Summit, MO -- One of Kansas City's fastest growing communities.
City of Olathe -- One of the country's fastest growing communities.
City of Raymore, Missouri -- A wonderful suburban community on the Missouri side of the state line.
Area Attractions & Entertainment
The Kansas City area is full of wonderful attractions and entertainment that is fun for everyone, whether it be a night on the town or good family fun. Here are is an assortment of links to help you get started on experiencing Kansas City:
Kansas City Royals -- Our Major League Baseball team!
Kansas City Chiefs -- Our NFL team!
Sporting Kansas City -- KC's team in Major League Soccer
Kansas City Coments -- KC's team in the Major Indoor Soccer League!
Kansas City Zoo -- Located in Swope Park, a great place for family!
Country Club Plaza -- Kansas City's historic shopping and dining district! Don't miss the Plaza Lights during the holiday season!
Starlight Theatre -- A wonderful outdoor theatre located next to the Zoo!
Negro Leagues Baseball Museum -- A must-see museum located at 18th and Vine.
Nelson-Atkins Art Museum -- If you like art, you have to visit here!
Worlds of Fun -- Kansas City's theme park.
Oceans of Fun -- Kansas City's water theme park.
Kansas City Power & Light District -- Exciting entertainment district downtown!
I'm Hungry! What about Food?
Hungry after visiting Kansas City's attractions? Kansas City has you covered! From BBQ to steak to Italian, the Kansas City area has a variety of restaurants and establishments ready to quench your first and satisfy your taste buds! Here is a sampling:
Jack Stack BBQ -- Located in Overland Park, downtown, and in Martin City, Jack Stack is a must for those who love BBQ!
Hereford House -- A famous Kansas City steak establishment! Several locations!
Jess & Jim's Steakhouse -- Located in historic Martin City, this is a down home family-owned restaurant with first class steaks.
Oklahoma Joe's BBQ -- Located in Olathe and KCK, Oklahoma Joe's is becoming some of KC's favorite BBQ!
Haywards Pit BBQ-- Located in Overland Park at College & Antioch, this is a great family-owned BBQ restaurant!
Panera Bread -- Always a great choice!
Planet Sub -- Some of the best subs around, bar none!
How about just Quenching my Thirst?
Boulevard Brewing Co. -- Kansas City's Hometown Brew
The Roasterie -- Air Roasted Coffee & Cafe in Kansas City -- truly one of Kansas City's pride and joys!
If you are looking for Pet-related items, you know I have a few favorites!
Prairie Village Animal Hospital - the vet I trust with my babies
Blue Valley Animal Hospital - another amazing vet in the area
Land of Paws - for the spoiled pup
Pooches Paradise - what better way to wear your pups out than doggy daycare!
If you have a link that you would like posted, please e-mail me at Jodi@JodiDanziger.com. thank you!