Hello, Dolly! Presented by First Act Theatre Arts – Nov. 2nd – 5th – Come see this fantastic show, which was at one point the longest-running musical on Broadway!
Crown Center Ice Terrace Opening – Nov. 3 – It’s that time of year again, and join the fun on opening day with hot chocolate, coffee, and FREE skating!
Holiday Fine Art and Craft Show – Nov. 3rd – 4th – Admission is FREE to enjoy over 100 booths of arts and crafts!
Wicked Wine Walk – Nov. 4th – Enjoy a truly Wicked Wine Walk in the Power and Light District!
Dia de Los Muertos Festival – Nov. 5th – Honor the lives of loved ones that have passed on at this beautiful Day of the Dead Festival at the Nelson!
Heroes and Villains at the Kansas City Symphony – Nov. 5th – Don’t forget to wear your favorite costume to this celebration!
American Royal UPHA National Championship Horse Show – Nov. 6th – 12th – This beautiful event is back again this year, and we are proud to host!
Veteran’s Day Cinnamon Rolls and Hot Chocolate – Nov. 11th – Come before the Veteran’s Day Parade and partake in cinnamon rolls, coffee and hot chocolate at The Heritage Center.
Holiday Boutique – Nov. 16th-19th – Overland Park Convention Center – Shop for holiday gifts and be inspired by all the beautiful decorations! 300 vendors and 40,000 shoppers make this holiday tradition one of the top attended in the US! Don’t miss out!
Festival of Lights – Nov. 16 – Dec. 30 – More than 20 miles of holiday lights comprise installations that highlight the natural forms of Powell Gardens’ tree collection, show off the exceptional architecture and landscape design of the gardens, and with Instagram and holiday card-worthy photo stops along the way.
Miracle on Main Street: a Holiday Fest – Nov. 17th – Enjoy the beautifully lit and decorated trees along Main Street as you sip and shop local vendors set up inside Main Street businesses in Grandview!
Tree Lighting Ceremony at Ward Parkway Center – Nov. 18th – Come meet Santa and kick off the holiday season at this fabulous event!
Lenexa’s Holiday Farmers Market – Nov. 18th – Shop local this season and knock out some holiday shopping early!
Northern Lights at Zona Rosa – Nov. 18 – The spirit of a 1950s Downtown Kansas City tradition lives on as several lighted crowns are suspended over the streets of Zona Rosa, plus the official arrival of the holiday Fairy Princess and Santa Claus.
Mistletowne Market – Nov. 18th – 19th – Local vendors will be plentiful for holiday shopping in North Kansas City!
Kauffman Center Presents Gladys Knight – Nov. 19th – See one of the greatest singers of all time perform live at the Kauffman Center!
Holiday Reflections at Union Station – Nov. 20 through the Holiday season
Nothing more spectacular than Union Station during the holidays. Holiday Reflections is walk-thru holiday village filled with postable moments. Check their site for available times and tickets. Check out the entire Holiday Schedule at Union Station for movies like Elf on the Extreme Screen and Laser Magic in the Planetarium.
KC Rep presents A Christmas Carol – Nov. 21 – Dec. 24
Even Ebenezer Scrooge would appreciate the holiday spectacular at Spencer Theatre, a metro tradition for more than 40 years.
Enchant Christmas – Nov. 24 – Dec. 31st – Enjoy thousands of beautiful, twinkling lights, visit with Santa, and more!
Christmas in the Park at Longview Lake – Begins Nov. 22 (see link for all dates & times)
Gather the whole family and head to Longview Park & Lake for this drive-through holiday pastime that touts colorful displays conjured up by more than 300,000 lights.
Merry Market – Nov. 24th – The Downtown River Market will turn into a Christmas extravaganza beginning on Black Friday!
Plaza Lights – Plaza Lighting Ceremony – Nov. 23
Timeless in every way imaginable, the Plaza Lights are a quintessential KC holiday tradition—and a delightful reminder of the Spanish-inspired Plaza’s undeniable beauty.
Mayor’s Christmas Tree at Crown Center – Nov. 24
Crown Center’s magnificent centerpiece towers more than 100 feet high and is illuminated by more than 7,200 white bulbs, proving it a proud showcase of Kansas City’s seasonal spirit.
Luminary Walk at the Arboretum – Nov. 24 – Dec. 16th. – Kick off your holiday season with a festive family walk through the lights at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gard