What's up KC? Here's what's on the map for your May 12 weekend

Posted at 3:02 PM, May 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-12 16:02:55-04

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


Kansas City Plein Air Art Festival
Watch painters as they leave their studios behind and compete in a week long painting competition in the open air! The Kansas City Plein Air Art Festival takes place through Saturday at Penn Valley Park.

The Downtown Open
Love to golf and love Kansas City? Grab your friends and participate in the Downtown Open on Saturday! You’ll be teeing off from rooftops and putting on street corners in this urban golf tournament that incorporates all of Kansas City’s landmarks.

Mother’s Day at the Kansas City Zoo
Treat your mom to breakfast or brunch at her favorite spot, then celebrate the rest of the day at the Kansas City Zoo. Moms get in free and will also receive a special gift!

Don’t forget to end your weekend checking out the Middle of the Map special 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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