If you are looking for something to do this weekend, Kansas City isn't in short supply of activities! There are tons of family friendly events along with some pretty fun date night opportunities. Check them out below.
FOR THE FAMILY:
The Rock of KC Hayride 2017 - Sunday October 8th from 5-8 p.m.
Enjoy everything from hay rides and pony rides to inflatables and food trucks!! With $1 meal tickets, it really is the perfect family outing this weekend!!
Weston Applefest - October 7th & 8th.
Weston is celebrating their 29th annual Applefest! There is something for everyone with over 70 art and craft booths, Weston's unique main street shops, famous apple dumplings, apple pies, face painting, straw bale maze, pony rides... phew! the list just goes on and on! SO MANY FUN THINGS SO LITTLE TIME!! Don't forget about the parade
that kicks the whole thing off Saturday
morning at 10 a.m.
The Great Pumpkin Fest at Worlds of Fun.
Every weekend from September 16 - October. 29
enjoy family friendly events featuring special
Halloween themed activities located in Planet
Grandparents weekend at Faulkners Pumpkin Farm - October 7th & 8th.
Grandparents are celebrated with 1/2 off admission with the purchase of a child's admission. Enjoy a hayride , field maze, barnyard animals, and zipline!
Don't forget the BBQ and pumpkin spice doughnuts!
Line Creek Open House - Saturday October
7th from 12-4 p.m.
Enjoy free train rides and 2 for 1 ice skating
from 2-4 p.m.!
Scarecrow Festival - Saturday Oct 7th In Shawnee, KS from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Enjoy the local farmer's market along with scarecrow making and pumpkin decorating.
FOR THE GROWNUPS:
Oktoberfest Live - October 7th from 12-6 p.m.
Oktoberfest is everything you love about Power & Light with a fun festive twist. Enjoy contests, games, seasonal beers, great food, prizes, and even wiener dog races! Yes, you read that correctly! Tickets start at just $5.00
Pumpkin Spice party at KC Wine Co. - Saturday and Sunday October 7th and 8th from 12 pm-6 pm. Find yourself a sitter and head to Olathe! With hard cider slushes, Midwestern wine, and complimentary pumpkin spice doughnuts It's the perfect weekend date night destination. What more could you ask for?
Linden Square Whisky fest - October 7th from 4-9:30 p.m
Whiskey tasting, live music and food trucks is everything you need for an easy night out!
Fall Sangria Sunday Jowler Creek Winery - October 8th at 11 a.m. in Platte City.
Can you say CARAMEL APPLE SANGRIA??! Enjoy this once-a-year treat by the glass in the tasting room at Jowler Creek Winery!
(Images found on Facebook)
I hope this helps you do away with weekend boredom. Whether it be a day out with the family or a much needed date night with the one you love!!
Need more ideas? You can find a complete list of events here.
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