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Worlds of Fun Haunt

Worlds of Fun Haunt

October 18, 2022

Worlds of Fun hosts its annual Halloween Haunt from September 16th through October 29th. To read more about this event, check out Joely King's "How to Haunt" story in our events section. Photos by Cheeia Vang

Photo taken by Rex Stickney/RooNews

What to Expect for Kansas City’s First Fridays

September 15, 2022

Taking place on the first Friday of every month, artists, food trucks, and vendors set up at the Crossroads Arts District in Kansas City to participate in “First Fridays” and to celebrate the community.   The event has been a monthly tradition for years, where...

Three Local Women-Owned Businesses to Support this Women’s History Month

Three Local Women-Owned Businesses to Support this Women’s History Month

March 22, 2022

In the spirit of Women’s History Month, it is important to promote local women-owned businesses in Kansas City. Here are three businesses to support that may even lead you to find a new favorite coffee shop or restaurant. Cafe Cà Phê – 1717 Washington St. Cafe Cà...

UMKC’s UPB provides free events and more for students

UMKC’s UPB provides free events and more for students

November 6, 2019

Hearing something is free sounds like music to the ears for a lot of people, especially broke college students. It’s hard to have fun in college when almost everything fun to do costs money. Fortunately, UMKC students are able to enjoy activities and events for free...

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