What's up KC? Here's what's on the map for your August 4 weekend

Posted at 2:33 PM, Aug 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-04 15:33:35-04

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


Lee’s Summit Music In The Park
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy a free concert at Howard Station Park in Downtown Lee’s Summit on Friday. The blues band, Gas Food Lodging kicks it off at 6:30p.m., followed by the classic rock band, Dating Sarah.  

Free Family Boot Camp
Kickstart the weekend and get active with your family on Saturday! Nick Bolton Boot Camps and filmMED are offering a free family boot camp on the steps of the Liberty Memorial at 9:30a.m. 

Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair
If you’re shopping around for something unique and handmade, there is no better place to look than the Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Fair. This year’s event will take place on Sunday on the north lawn of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. From 10a.m. -5p.m. there will be more than 100 handmade and vintage vendors. Plus, the event is free!

Don’t forget to end your weekend checking out Red Sun Rising 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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