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Holiday cheer coming to Kansas City Metro
Posted: 2:35 AM, Nov 15, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-15 06:29:22-05
Copyright Associated Press
<p>The University of Kansas Hospital experiences an uptick in calls into the Poison Control Center during holiday gatherings.(Source: AP Photos)</p>
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Cities and businesses across the Kansas City Metro are kicking off the holidays with Christmas tree lightings and other events Friday night.
Overland Park plans to light the Mayor's Christmas tree at 6:15 p.m.
The event itself starts at 4 p.m. with a visit from Santa Claus, followed by hayrides and caroling.
Ward Parkway Center also plans to light a Christmas tree at 7 p.m. Friday night.
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