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What's up in KC for May 17-19!

Posted at 1:27 PM, May 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-16 14:27:08-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hey Kansas City! It's time to get your weekend plans together!

Freebie Friday

First up, make sure you check out 38 the Spot's Facebook page for our latest Freebie Friday. This week we're giving away more money and pizza! You could win a $50 gift card and pizza from Casey's. Just head to 38's Facebook page for your chance to win.

Bluegrass in the Bottoms

Friday evening Bluegrass in the Bottoms kicks off at Knuckleheads! Get your tickets online to take part in this bluegrass festival featuring artists from all over the country. Besides two days of music, you're also guaranteed to enjoy good eats from onsite local food trucks and tasty drinks! Doors open at 4pm Friday.

Merriam Turkey Creek Festival

Then on Saturday, grab the whole family and head to Antioch Park for the 34th Annual Turkey Creek Festival. Stop by Shelter House number one for a pancake breakfast in the morning, then all day long enjoy pony rides, pedal boat rides, a petting zoo, plus live music, concessions, and handmade items from local makers. The Turkey Creek Festival is happening from 10am to 4pm on Saturday.

Beer Paws Pub Crawl

On Sunday, all beer lovers and dog people are invited to join Beer Paws for their 6th anniversary pub crawl through the Crossroads! Just grab your pup and a buy a passport to gain access to a number of dog-friendly bars and breweries with drink specials at each stop. The Beer Paws Pub Crawl is happening from 1 to 5 on Sunday, rain or shine!


Interactive map:

If our weekly picks don't strike your fancy, here's our interactive map of some other hotspots around the city.

Click on the pin icon for each of the locations to learn about what type of events to expect, links for info, tickets and more -- Check it out!

Tweet with the hashtag #EnjoyKC to share what you're doing around town!

Links to other resources:

For more of the buzz around the city, here are links to other local fun-trackers and event calendars so you can get the most out of your city.

The Pitch Find it KC Ink KC Visit KC Yelp Eventful kc360 Explore KC KC Studio The Pitch's Karaoke Calendar Kansas City Parks & Recreation


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Sarah Unruh can be reached by email at sarah.unruh@kshb.com

Crystle Lampitt can be reached by email at crystle.lampitt@kshb.com