KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Checking out sounds from the ‘90s, enjoying a refreshing drink while helping cancer research and seeing amazing green spaces around the city are all things to do this weekend.
- Backstreet's back - alright. The Backstreet Boys are playing with Avril Lavigne Saturday night at Starlight.
- You can also find a new furry friend. The Great Plains SPCA is near capacity, so this weekend they're waiving adoption fees for adult cats with a donation of litter or food.
- This weekend is also Alex's Lemonade Stand. The foundation raises money for childhood cancer research. Stands at 26 Hy-Vee locations around the metro will selling lemonade Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Saturday is also the Wornall & Majors Houses Garden Tour. It's the largest tour in KC, and the biggest fundraiser for those museums. There are six gardens to see between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
- Cooking contestants will go head-to-head in Leawood Saturday for the regionals in the Macy's Sizzle Showdown grill-off. Contestants will be judged by Top Chef winner Stephanie Izard.