Guide to March in Kansas City

March means spring is coming! We’ve got you covered with our favorites for March in Kansas City.

Meet Your Heroes at Planet Comiconkids dressed as super hero at Planet Comicon

Planet Comicon Kansas City is the region’s largest and longest-running comic book and pop culture event. Founded in 1999, Planet will celebrate its 24th annual show, March 17-19, 2023 at Bartle Hall in Downtown Kansas City. Learn more.

Try the FREE Exhibit at Crown Center: Funville

Now – May 7

Are you looking for a fun, new place to let your kids’ imaginations go wild? Look no further! Welcome to FUNVILLE – the latest FREE exhibit at Crown Center! Your little ones can become a scientist, schoolteacher, racecar driver, or even President of the United States! While they’ll have the chance to forecast the weather and perform magic, the most important job they’ll do is having fun! Designed for ages 2-12. Learn more.

Register for Summer Camp

Our Summer Camp Guide is here! We’ve got tons of great camp offerings in the KC metro area and beyond. Start your planning now and the warm days are sure to follow… right?! Thanks to the YMCA of Greater Kansas City​ for making this guide possible!

Watch Junie B Jones at Theatre for Young America

When Junie B.’s parents tell her they have a surprise for her, she isn’t thrilled to realize it’s not a present, but a new baby brother. Grandma gets a chance to see the baby first and comes back saying he’s the cutest little monkey. Junie B. takes it literally and tells her whole class her brother is a real, live monkey. Junie B.’s bestest friends are so eager to get a look at the baby, she starts taking bids for the first look. Book, music and lyrics by Joan Cushing based on Barbara Park’s books. Get tickets.

Attend a St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Don’t miss the Brookside St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

There are so many fun St. Patrick’s Day parades in Kansas City to choose from. If your kids aren’t on spring break on the 17th, you’re in luck because there are several parades the weekend before. Don’t forget to wear green and bring a bag for collecting candy! Find the best parade near you.

Plan a Spring Break Road Trip

When you’re looking for a quick getaway without a plane ticket or endless hours in a car with kids, Kansas City families are lucky many so many options for day and weekend trips! Check out our Road Trip page for old favorites and discover some new destinations.

Get Your Spring Family Egg Hunt Tickets

This is not your typical grab and run hunt. We will have spring crafts, a cake walk, fun activities for all ages from our amazing sponsors, food and beverage, and no-stress family fun – all culminating in age divided egg hunts on Saturday, March 25. Learn more and grab your tickets here!

Make a New Tradition at Opening Day

Are you ready for Royals Opening Day? It’s almost here! Join us at The K on Thursday, March 30 vs. the Minnesota Twins! With a brand-new bobblehead, exciting LIVE music, and the return of powder blues, this is a game you DO NOT want to miss! Tickets start at just $29, or save even more with a bundled ticket pack! Get mom tips for attending a Royals game with kids.


Sarah grew up in Manhattan, Kansas (Go Cats!), she moved to Minnesota where she met her husband, Shea. Realizing how much she hated snow in May, she convinced him to move to Kansas City in 2010. Together they have lived in Midtown, Waldo, the Plaza, and now Overland Park. Sarah is mom to 10-year-old, Henry, 7-year-old Clark and 5-year-old Lucy. She has her master’s in urban administration and is passionate about making Kansas City a more equitable and supportive community. In between the crazy, she likes to drink coffee, run, hike, travel as much as possible, and experience all things Kansas City!


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