What's up KC? Here's what's on the map for your August 25 weekend

Posted at 1:39 PM, Aug 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-31 13:06:07-04

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


2017 Charlie Parker Celebration
Celebrate the life and legacy of Kansas City native, Charlie Yardbird Parker this weekend! The 4th Annual Charlie Parker Celebration is 10 days long and jam-packed with jazz events around the KC metro.

Kansas City Improv Festival 2017
If you’re wanting a good laugh, make sure to check out some of the performances at the Kansas City Improv Festival through Sunday. The schedule includes shows and workshops where you can learn from the headliners and more.

On Sunday visit the Providence Medical Center Amphitheater to see Pentatonix! This amazing A Cappella group has won three Grammy Awards. They can sing, dance and harmonize in just minutes!

Don’t forget to end your weekend checking out Mac Lethal 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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