Family FUN this

Weekend & Beyond:
As always, this weekly EVENTS eblast below is FULL of great ideas, resources & COUPONS!

Family Fun


  • National WWI Museum and Memorial offering FREE admission for veterans & active duty military personnel, and half-price admission for the public, Friday thru Monday in honor of Memorial Day. All weekend they will be hosting a slew of events including: more than 20+ vintage military vehicles on display, a free public ceremony at 10am on Memorial Day with remarks from dignitaries including Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II, Kansas City Mayor Sly James (a former U.S. Marine), and a keynote address from former astronaut/space shuttle commander Jon McBride. Plus Saturday, Hands-on-History, where children are invited to handle Great War artifacts. Schedule of events and complete weekend info can be found HERE
  • End of the School Year Trolls Party, Friday May 25, at Giggles-N-Jiggles Family Fun Center, plus SAVINGS ON ADMISSION HERE

  • Learn to wakeboard for only $15 at KC Water Sports cable lake opening weekend 

  • Summit Waves Water Park Opening Day in Lees Summit MO, May 26

  • Summer Learning program HAPPENING NOW at all Mid-Continent Public Libraries (thru July 31)
  • Enjoy the FINAL DAYS of "The Art of the Brick" exhibit at Union Station, ENDING MAY 28. Plus visit the Planetarium, Science City, Extreme Screen, restaurants, shopping, and so much more


June 1

-Lees Summit Downtown Days carnival, food, and street vendors (thru June 3)

-Day out with Thomas at Midland Railway (June 1-3, and June 8-10)

June 3

-KC Watersports FREE Fest- Try out wakeboarding FREE

June 5

-Summer Fun for kids at Ironwoods Park- "Funky Mama Concert"

June 6

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

June 9

-Sprint Family Fun Series at the KCPL district- "Circus"

-Kids with Kids playdate: Engage and interact with playful, safe, and curious goats

June 10

-Watch KC youth acts perform at the FREE Future Stages Festival at Kauffman Center

-Humane Society Dog-N-Jog: Run, walk, dash, and visit with iPetsKC

June 12

-Summer Fun for kids at Ironwoods Park- "Jim Mr. Stinky Feet Cosgrove Concert"

June 13

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

June 16

-iFamilyKC Kids Club Event at the World War I Museum: RSVP HERE

June 19

-Summer Fun for kids at Ironwoods Park- "StoneLion Puppet Show"

June 20

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

June 22

-Just for Her Shopping Event thru June 24. Shop. Pamper. Treat.

June 26

-Summer Fun for kids at Ironwoods Park- "Brian Wendling Juggler"

June 27

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

July 11

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

July 14

-Sprint Family Fun Series at the KCPL district- "When I Grow up"

July 18

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

July 25

-Old Time Stories and Fun at the Historic Oxford Schoolhouse at Ironwoods Park

July 28

Dock Dogs jumping competition at Scheels in Overland Park, thru July 29

August 11

-Sprint Family Fun Series at the KCPL district- "Mermaids & Pirates"

September 7

-Bark! the Musical- howling fun for the entire family (September 7, 8, and 9)

September 8

-Sprint Family Fun Series at the KCPL district- "Safari"

-Bark in the Park- a day of fun, activities, and education for dogs and their owners

October 5

-GladFest Fall Festival- thru October 7

October 13

-Sprint Family Fun Series at the KCPL district- "Fall Festival"

Variety KC Exploration Playground


The all-inclusive exploration play area at the Kansas City Zoo-

Some features include wheelchair ground surfacing and accessibility, low sensory areas, and companion harness ziplines



  • BE the GAME, with Human Foosball! Parties, teambuilding, + more at Kick It Foos
  • Every Tuesday and Friday- Toddler Time only during Jumperoo at Urban Air OP
  • Jump & play + SAVE on indoor trampoline birthday parties, at Sky Zone- COUPON HERE
  • Get your grad party supplies, games, toys, balloons, party decor and more +plus SAVE 15% off your entire purchase, in-store AND online at U.S. Toy. Use code 18IF05
  • Let Scheels help with all your Sports equipment needs and questions- Stop in and speak with a baseball expert any day
  • Bring the family, we'll bring the fun at The College Basketball Experience plus SAVE $2 on admission- COUPON HERE
  • Exercise your pet at the fun indoor 4Paws Sports Club & Lodge for dogs + SAVE $5- COUPON HERE
  • Come in for a paint-your-own-pottery project at Paint, Glaze & Fire, plus SAVE $5 off your visit. COUPON HERE
  • Enjoy some family time with $5 Max Pak savings at Paradise Park- COUPON HERE
  • Obstacle courses, bounce houses, & more at Jump City- COUPON HERE
  • Checkout the NEW ScreenPLAY at B&B Theaters- Children get to slide and play for 20 minutes before the movie begins, in this NEW innovative theater room
  • Sign up for Kids Bowl Free at Summit Lanes plus SAVE on 2 games, up to 4 people
  • Do your thing at Kaleidoscope- Join a FREE 50-minute art session using materials provided by Hallmark
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  1. Summer Day Camps at the YMCA offer sports camps or weekly themed camps
  2. Learn to ride a horse and horsemanship skills at Sunset Trails Stables- COUPON HERE
  3. STEM, arts, fitness & wellness Summer camps at Notre Dame de Sion School
  4. Kids cooking camps, parties, classes, and more at Taste Buds Kitchen
  5. Register for youth and student camps at Vineyard Community Church
  6. Code Ninjas Summer Camps include- Minecraft, Roblox, Drones, & more
  7. It's time to play and learn, and get the first class FREE at Gymboree Play & Music
  8. Year-round indoor swim lessons: group and private, plus FREE evaluation, ages 4 months & up at Aqua Tots Swim Schools
  9. Learn about places all over the world- cultures, food, language and more at Campfire Heartland Summer Day Camps with 3 convenient locations
  10. Summer Camps, Mini Camp, Clay Camps, and more at The Ceramic Cafe
  11. Summer Camp puppet fun at Mesner Puppet Theater 
  12. Childcare- days, evenings, weekends, hourly drop-in, + Summer Camps at Kids Park
  13. Children's piano classes and private lessons enrolling at Lori's School of Music
  14. Summer day camps, lessons, and more at Kidz Discovery Ranch in Raymore, MO
  15. Summer camps, PLUS circus parties, and MORE at Learning 2 Fly
  16. Registration open for Junior Zoologist Summer Camps at the Kansas City Zoo
  17. Learning hits home with At-Home Tutoring from Tutor Doctor
  18. Dance, Music, Theater and Visual Art Summer Camps at Kansas City Young Audiences
  19. Enroll now for Princess or Rockstar Dance Camp at Crescendo Conservatory
  20. Camp ARTrageous- ceramics for o ages 6-12 at Paint, Glaze & Fire
  21. Enrolling now for kids Summer programs at Kansas City Ballet School
  22. Sign up for Summer youth sports with i9Sports, programs available in MO and KS


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