Summer of Sharks – runs daily through August 31st – See and learn all about sharks at Sea Life Kansas City!
Jagged Little Pill – August 1st – 6th – Come see this award winning musical based on Alanis Morissette’s famous song.
Strings on the Green – Occurring every Wednesday evening through the end of September, the front lawn of the Raphael Hotel turns into a live music venue! Reservations are encouraged.
Shawnee Ice Cream Social – August 3rd – Celebrate the end of summer 1920’s style!
Ed Sheeran Concert – August 5th – We had Taylor Swift in July, and now Ed Sheeran in August! KC is the place to be!
Youth and Open Horse Show – August 5th – 6th – The Youth Horse Show is back at the American Royal, competitors ages 8-18.
BBQ Showdown at Loews Kansas City Hotel – August 12th – Celebrate the Royals playing the Cardinals with a BBQ feast!
Yoga and live music at the Kauffman Center – August 12th – Combine yoga, music, and stunning views of the KC skyline all into one morning!
Ethnic Enrichment Festival – August 18th-20th – This KC tradition celebrates cultural diversity through food, song and dance at Swope Park.
Parkville Days – August 18th-20th A three day festival celebrating Parkville history. Live music along the Missouri, carnival rides, and specialty booths.
KC Airshow – August 19th-20th – New Century, KS, features an annual lineup of star-studded aerialists, exhibits and other experiences.
Kansas City’s Great Balloon Glow – August 19th – The grounds of the WWI Museum will host this colorful, free event!
KidFest in Science City – August 26th – Enjoy a fun-filled family day and learn all about science!
KC Dance Day, presented by the Kansas City Ballet – August 26th – The 13th annual celebration of dance and movement features free performances and demonstrations! Advance registration required.
Wine Walk for Wildlife – August 26th – Enjoy wine AND wildlife at this fun event at the KC Zoo!