What's up KC? Here's what's on the map for your April 21 weekend

Posted at 3:59 PM, Apr 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-21 10:46:08-04

Kansas City it’s time to get your weekend plans together!


The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra Season Finale
Experience the true art of the big band at the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra’s season finale show at Helzberg Hall! The concert is Friday at 8 p.m. and will pay tribute to the music of Miles Davis and John Coltrane.

Color Vibe 5K
Have a colorful fun-filled Saturday at the Color Vibe 5K! While running, participants will be blasted at color stations along the route.  The race starts at 9 a.m. at Berkley Riverfront Park and make sure you register online before.

Street Car Takeover Kick Off Party at Ameristar Casino KC
It’s the largest one day car gathering in the Midwest! Bring your wheels and check out the huge variety of cars, trucks and motorcycles at the Street Car Takeover Kick Off Party at the Ameristar Casino KC on Sunday*. It starts at 11 a.m. and the cost of admission will be a minimum $5 donation per car load, with proceeds going to charity.

*Editor's note: A previous version of this article stated the Street Car Takeover Kick Off Party was on Saturday. The article has been updated to reflect a date change for the event. 

Don’t forget to end your weekend checking out Maria The Mexican on Behind The Spotlight! Airs Sunday night at 11 PM on 38 The Spot!

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.


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