What's up KC? Here's what's on the map for your August 18 weekend

Posted at 4:02 PM, Aug 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-18 17:02:08-04

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


Ethnic Enrichment Festival
Feel the world beat in the heart of America this weekend! Join Crystlee Lampitt at the Ethnic Enrichment Festival Friday through Sunday at Swope Park! More than 60 countries will be represented! She'll be emceeing the Indonesian portion of the event on August 20 at 11AM. Admission is $5 for adults and parking is free.

Kansas City’s Most Intense Happy Hour
Kansas City’s Most Intense Happy Hour is back! Head to The Pool at One Light for a workout Saturday, then enjoy happy hour with Onelife Fitness after. The event is free and starts at 10AM.

Kemper Museum’s Third Annual Block Party
Saturday evening is the Kemper Museum’s Third Annual Block Party. There will be music, food trucks, exhibition tours and an outdoor movie. It goes from 6PM-10:30PM.

Don’t forget to end your weekend checking out Bobby Watson 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.


Are we missing something? Would you like to suggest an event to be featured here?

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Deme Walls can be reached by email at

Crystle Lampitt can be reached by email at