Issue #24

KC Wire Weekender


Roshaunda McLean
Kameron Berkley
Stacey Johnson
Tyler Tucker



10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Come discover what KC Parks has to offer this Fall and Winter! Free admission, activities and more at the following KC Parks facilities:

Gregg/Klice Community Center, 1800 John “Buck” O’Neil Way
10 a.m. Bootcamp Class
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Arts & Crafts
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Basketball Games
11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Boxing
11:15 a.m. Water Aerobics
12-2 p.m. Swim lessons, Swim Team Tryouts

Southeast Community Center in Swope Park, 4201 E. 63rd St
10-10:30 a.m. Zumba
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Arts & Crafts, Fall Themed Field Games, Obstacle Course, Toddler Bounce House, Face Painting
11-11:30 a.m. Body Shop Exercise Class
12-12:30 p.m. Secrets of Grilling Demonstration
1-1:30 p.m. Strength and Flexibility Exercise Class

This event is a family-friendly, neighborhood festival that includes kids rides, games, and face painting, plus food trucks, local music, and a host of vendors to meet and mingle with throughout the day. This year's event features local KC band Four Fried Chickens & A Coke.

Rhythm & Booze $10 Open Bar (Limited)
Join us for a $10 open bar from 8PM-10PM on Saturday, September 17th at Rhythm and Booze. The open bar will cover mixed drinks and beer.
The first 30 tickets on Hotspot will go for $10. 

Join us for an unforgettable evening as the National World War I Museum and Memorial presents the Second Annual Night at the Tower on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 at the Museum.

Night at the Tower is a progressive experience like no other event where guests experience different cultures and countries through music, live performances, and still art. The event engages the senses of sight, touch, taste and sound. Night at the Tower takes guests away from the traditional seated dinner event to a true experience with unprecedented performances and entertainment brought in part by Quixotic.



The 13th annual Zona Rosa Arts Festival and Vintage Market, September 16-18, is a juried fine Arts Festival and Vintage Market sponsored by Zona Rosa. The Zona Rosa Arts Festival and Vintage Market brings art, repurposed goods/furniture and vintage works together, along with live music and dance performances at Town Square for a three day festival that is free to the public.

September 15-18 @ the Sprint Center

Fiesta Hispana
Come enjoy the 31st annual Fiesta Hispana Kansas City in downtown Kansas City MO. A three day FREE weekend event, where you'll be able to get a taste of the Hispanic traditions and foods from various parts of the Latin Americas. Come and watch traditional dances and local performers on the main stage, and stay to dance the night away with international award winning Latin artists that will be performing every night. Bring the whole family out, this is a free event!

Kansas City Oktoberfest
Union Station
The inaugural KC Oktoberfest will take place at Union Station’s Great Hall, with a focus on replicating the authentic Oktoberfest experience.  The event will feature traditional Bavarian fare, German beers, and Oom-Pah bands.  


  • Friday:  6pm to 11pm
  • Saturday:  noon to 11pm
  • Sunday:  noon to 10pm


Wednesday at Midland Theater