We’re ready for a long weekend! Whether it’s a city-wide festival or small family outing, there are lots of ways to enjoy the good weather and weekend off!
DeSoto Days Festival
Live music, a parade and carnival highlight the weekend at DeSoto Days Festival. The carnival runs Thursday through Saturday and is cash only. The parade with a Rock-Roll themed parade starts at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 4.
Kansas City Irish Fest
Fall Fishing Derby in Lenexa
All ages are invited to participate in a fishing derby on your own time in September. During the month, you can visit Lenexa fishing spots and be entered to win prizes by submitting pictures of your catch. Find out more info here.
Santa Cali Gon Days
Movies in the Square: Jurassic Park
Enjoy the great weather with a movie in the park at Leawood’s Park Place on Saturday, Sept. 4 at 7:45 p.m. Bring your own blanket or chair. Find out more details.
Kansas City Royals
You’ll have plenty of chances to take in a game at the K as the Royals have a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox, Sept. 3-5.
Kansas City Women’s Soccer Game
Family Friendly Hiking
Explore a New Park
The long weekend is a great chance to explore a new park! Our parks guide gives your all the best spots and the essential info like where the bathrooms are!