What's up KC? Here's what's on the map for your May 19 weekend

Posted at 1:48 PM, May 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-19 14:48:11-04

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


BBQ and craft beer come together for a special festival and competition on Saturday! You can sample over 100 craft beers and feast on some of the best barbecue Kansas City has to offer at the Brew-B-Que beer festival and barbecue truck competition. It starts at 12 p.m. on the grounds of the Kansas City Renaissance Festival.

Red Hot Chili Peppers
Rock out to hits like, “Dani California” and “Scar Tissue” when the Red Hot Chili Peppers come to town this weekend! The Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will be performing at the Sprint Center Sunday night.  There will also be special guest performances by IRONTOM and Jack Irons.

Sunday Game Night at Ruins Pub
Sunday night is game night at Ruins Pub! Bring your friends or meet new ones and learn to play a variety of board games brought by Level Up Events. The event is free and for all ages!

Don’t forget to end your weekend checking out the the KCMO band, The Uproot 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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