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Most‌ ‌people‌ ‌think‌ ‌of‌ ‌places‌ ‌like‌ ‌New‌ ‌York‌ ‌City‌ ‌and‌ ‌Las‌ ‌Vegas‌ ‌when‌ ‌they‌ ‌think‌ ‌of‌ ‌top-notch‌ ‌entertainment,‌ ‌but‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌is‌ ‌the‌ ‌hidden‌ ‌gem‌ ‌that‌ ‌reserves‌ ‌its‌ most‌ ‌fun‌ ‌spots‌ ‌for‌ ‌locals‌ ‌and‌ ‌those‌ ‌who‌ ‌know‌ ‌where‌ ‌to‌ ‌look.‌ ‌

Rest‌ ‌assured‌ ‌that‌ ‌there‌ ‌is‌ ‌plenty‌ ‌of‌ ‌entertainment‌ ‌to‌ ‌be‌ ‌had‌ ‌throughout‌ ‌the‌ ‌metro‌ ‌area,‌ ‌but‌ ‌these‌ ‌20‌ ‌highlights‌ ‌should‌ ‌be‌ ‌at‌ ‌the‌ ‌top‌ ‌of‌ ‌your‌ ‌to-do‌ ‌list.‌ ‌

1. Get‌ ‌an‌ ‌Adrenaline‌ ‌Rush‌ ‌with‌ ‌Skydiving‌

Did‌ ‌you‌ ‌know‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌skydiving‌ ‌hot‌ ‌spot?‌ ‌With‌ ‌multiple‌ ‌skydiving‌ ‌operators‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌area,‌ ‌there‌ ‌are‌ ‌plenty‌ ‌of‌ ‌opportunities‌ ‌to‌ ‌experience‌ ‌this‌ ‌once-in-a-lifetime‌ ‌thrill.‌ ‌

2-4:‌ ‌Snag‌ ‌a‌ ‌Sale‌ ‌with‌ ‌Local‌ ‌Shipping‌ ‌

Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌shopper’s‌ ‌paradise,‌ ‌no‌ ‌matter‌ ‌what‌ ‌your‌ ‌favorite‌ ‌shops‌ ‌may‌ ‌be.‌ ‌Explore‌ ‌shopping‌ ‌districts‌ ‌and‌ ‌areas‌. The Shops‌ ‌in‌ ‌Weston,‌ ‌MO offers a unique and historic vibe that you can enjoy for the day. The Country‌ ‌Club‌ ‌Plaza offers tons of dining and shopping options for those with a little more to spend.And the West‌ ‌Bottoms‌ Entertainment District offers plenty of food and entertainment, hosting dozens of events each month.

5-9:‌ ‌Sip‌ ‌a‌ ‌Drink‌ ‌at‌ ‌an‌ ‌Underground‌ ‌Speakeasy‌ ‌

Speakeasies‌ ‌have‌ ‌become‌ ‌popular‌ ‌in‌ ‌recent‌ ‌years‌ ‌for‌ ‌their‌ ‌mystique‌ ‌and‌ ‌their‌ ‌delicious‌ ‌cocktails,‌ ‌and‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌has‌ ‌plenty‌ ‌of‌ ‌secretive‌ ‌places‌ ‌to‌ ‌whet‌ ‌your‌ ‌whistle.‌ ‌Our‌ ‌favorites‌ ‌include Manifesto‌, Swordfish‌ ‌Tom’s‌, PS‌ ‌Speakeasy‌, El‌ ‌Pozo‌, and Panther’s‌ ‌Place‌. ‌

10:‌ ‌Connect‌ ‌with‌ ‌Nature‌ ‌at‌ ‌Local‌ ‌Parks‌ ‌

Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌might‌ ‌be‌ ‌a‌ ‌thriving‌ ‌metropolis‌ ‌but‌ ‌it‌ ‌has‌ ‌plenty‌ ‌of‌ ‌beautiful‌ ‌green‌ ‌space‌ ‌where‌ ‌you‌ ‌can‌ ‌enjoy‌ ‌nature.‌ ‌There‌ ‌are‌ ‌many‌ ‌parks‌ ‌to‌ ‌explore,‌ ‌but‌ ‌the‌ ‌most‌ ‌impressive‌ ‌must‌ ‌be‌ ‌Jacob‌ ‌L.‌ ‌Loose‌ ‌Park‌ ‌with‌ ‌its‌ ‌gorgeous‌ ‌rose‌ ‌garden‌ ‌and‌ ‌garden‌ ‌center.‌ ‌

11-12:‌ ‌Soak‌ ‌Up‌ ‌Culture‌ ‌with‌ ‌Artwork‌ ‌

Art‌ ‌lovers‌ ‌can‌ ‌take‌ ‌in‌ ‌all‌ ‌the‌ ‌extremes‌ ‌of‌ ‌artwork‌ ‌in‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City.‌ ‌For‌ ‌starters,‌ ‌head‌ ‌to‌ ‌Art‌ ‌Alley‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌Crossroads‌ ‌district‌ ‌to‌ ‌see‌ ‌rich‌ ‌street‌ ‌art‌ ‌throughout‌ ‌the‌ ‌alley.‌ ‌If‌ ‌a‌ ‌formal‌ ‌art‌ ‌museum‌ ‌is‌ ‌more‌ ‌of‌ ‌your‌ ‌style,‌ ‌check‌ ‌out‌ ‌the‌ ‌Nelson‌ ‌Atkins‌ ‌Museum‌ ‌of‌ ‌Art.‌ ‌

13-14:‌ ‌Indulge‌ ‌in‌ ‌a‌ ‌Drink‌ ‌at‌ ‌Local‌ ‌Wineries,‌ ‌Distilleries,‌ ‌and‌ ‌Breweries‌ ‌

Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌isn’t‌ ‌just‌ ‌known‌ ‌for‌ ‌sipping‌ ‌great‌ ‌drinks‌ ‌in‌ ‌speakeasies;‌ ‌we’re‌ ‌known‌ ‌for‌ ‌creating‌ ‌great‌ ‌drinks‌ ‌too.‌ ‌Explore‌ ‌the‌ ‌world‌ ‌of‌ ‌local‌ ‌creations‌ ‌with‌ ‌the‌ ‌wineries‌ ‌of‌ ‌Weston,‌ ‌MO,‌ ‌or‌ ‌with‌ ‌any‌ ‌Barley‌ ‌Bus‌ ‌tours‌ ‌to‌ ‌area‌ ‌breweries,‌ ‌wineries,‌ ‌and‌ ‌distilleries.‌ ‌

15-18:‌ ‌Explore‌ ‌a‌ ‌Diverse‌ ‌Range‌ ‌of‌ ‌Neighborhoods‌ ‌

Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌collection‌ ‌of‌ ‌unique‌ ‌neighborhoods,‌ ‌each‌ ‌with‌ ‌its‌ ‌own‌ ‌style.‌ ‌You‌ ‌can‌ ‌take‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌diversity‌ ‌of‌ ‌our‌ ‌neighborhoods‌ ‌in‌ ‌several‌ ‌ways:‌ ‌

  • See‌ ‌the‌ ‌city‌ ‌through‌ ‌the‌ ‌‌rooftop‌ ‌observation‌ ‌deck‌‌ ‌at‌ ‌City‌ ‌Hall‌
  • Explore‌ ‌East‌ ‌Bottoms,‌ ‌a‌ ‌surging‌ ‌neighborhood‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌industrial‌ ‌district‌ ‌
  • Roam‌ ‌around‌ ‌the‌ ‌eclectic‌ ‌West‌ ‌Bottoms‌
  • Drive‌ ‌around‌ ‌in‌ ‌Mission‌ ‌Hills‌ ‌and‌ ‌The‌ ‌Country‌ ‌Club‌ ‌District‌ ‌to‌ ‌gaze‌ ‌on‌ ‌multi-million-dollar‌ ‌mansions‌ ‌

19-20:‌ ‌Lick‌ ‌Your‌ ‌Finger‌s ‌with‌ ‌Real‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌BBQ‌ ‌

You‌ ‌haven’t‌ ‌truly‌ ‌experienced‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌until‌ ‌you’ve‌ ‌had‌ ‌real‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌barbecue.‌ ‌You‌ ‌can’t‌ ‌go‌ ‌wrong‌ ‌with‌ ‌any‌ ‌local‌ ‌BBQ‌ ‌joint,‌ ‌but‌ ‌our‌ ‌top‌ ‌recommendations‌ ‌are Gates‌ ‌Bar-B-Q‌ ‌(with‌ ‌six‌ ‌locations‌ ‌throughout‌ ‌the‌ ‌metro‌) and Arthur‌ ‌Bryant’s,‌ ‌a‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌legend‌ ‌at‌ ‌18th‌ ‌and‌ ‌Brooklyn‌. ‌

Enjoying‌ ‌Everything‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌Has‌ ‌to‌ ‌Offer‌ ‌

Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌is‌ ‌a‌ ‌rich‌ ‌and‌ ‌vibrant‌ ‌community‌ ‌full‌ ‌of‌ ‌life.‌ ‌No‌ ‌matter‌ ‌what‌ ‌your‌ ‌favorite‌ ‌way‌ ‌to‌ ‌enjoy‌ ‌your‌ ‌free‌ ‌time‌ ‌may be,‌ ‌whether‌ ‌you’re‌ ‌a‌ ‌foodie‌ ‌or‌ ‌an‌ adrenaline‌ ‌junkie,‌ ‌there‌ ‌are‌ ‌plenty‌ ‌of‌ ‌awesome‌ ‌things‌ ‌to‌ ‌do‌ ‌in‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City.‌ 

‌If‌ ‌you’re‌ ‌in‌ ‌the‌ ‌process‌ ‌of‌ ‌making‌ ‌Kansas‌ ‌City‌ ‌your‌ ‌home,‌ ‌contact‌ ‌our‌ ‌real‌ ‌estate‌ ‌team‌ ‌to‌ ‌see‌ ‌how‌ ‌we‌ ‌can‌ ‌help‌ ‌you‌ ‌settle‌ ‌into‌ ‌your‌ ‌dream.