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Things To Do Near Me (Kansas)

The Best Ways to Spend Time in Kansas

Vacationing in Kansas? It is immensely thrilling to explore the city that has so much to offer in terms of recreation! And what better way to start that scan the top shopping spots, so that you can indulge in some good ol’ retail therapy during the weekend?

If you’re looking for for live events, such as concerts, art, comedy, music, theater, etc.. check out our local events calendar. But if you’re looking for other date ideas, or fun things to do near you, check out some of these awesome area attractions.

The Crown Center

This is not just any shopping mall – it is touted to be a city within a city because of the entertainment factor. You can find many big brands here along with locally owned shops, the Crayola Store, and the international headquarters of Hallmark Cards. The only four-star restaurant in Kansas City stands among these stores and you can get a simple coffee drink and pastry, or burgers delivered to your table by a tiny train. If you want more options, then this place houses three theaters, a cinema, an outdoor ice terrace, the Sea Life Aquarium, Legoland Discovery Center, and some of the most beautiful fountains in a city well-known for them.

Lidia’s

Chandeliers sparkling from above, a big fireplace in a dimly lit dining room sums up this place. Be it the foot, ambience, or service, Lidia’s never goes wrong. The braised wild boar ravioli and the pasta trio are must haves here.

Piropos

Even though the location of this Argentinean restaurant has changed from Parkville to Briarcliff Village, the romantic ambience remains. Spectacular views overlooking the city and high ceilings serve as the perfect backdrop while you eat the yummy, which is filet in brandy crème sauce. The service is excellent and you will have one helluva evening here!

Boulevard Brewing Company

Kansas City residents are a little bit prideful about the Boulevard Brewing Company, and they have good reason to be. Among their many beers, this brewer offers its fans everything from unfiltered wheat to pale ale to pilsner. It even has the new ZON Belgian-style Witbier. A guided tour of the brewery includes a short video of how the beer is made, a history of the Boulevard Brewing Company, a walk-through and also some samples.

Worlds of Fun

Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun – one park, one price, twice the thrills, where guests enjoy all of the rides and slides sprawled over 235 acres.. Worlds of Fun amusement park features over 100 family rides, thrill rides, waterslides, shows, and attractions including seven world-class roller coasters.

Don’t you feel like rushing over here with near and dear ones to find out what adventure lies ahead? Book your tickets to this fascinating place right now!