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Vendor Marts

Town Pavilion
Date: Wednesday April 9, 2014 through Friday November 21, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sale

Location: Town Pavilion
Price: Free
Please join us at the Town Pavilion for Vendor Marts!

June 13th & 27th
July 11th & 25th
August 8th & 22nd
September 19th
October 3rd & 17th
November 7th & 21st

Dad's Flying Adventure


Date: Tuesday June 10, 2014 through Sunday November 16, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Auto / Motorsports

Location: Commemorative Air Force 6 Aero Plaza New Century,KS 66031
Price: Museum and Hangar Tours - Free / Open-cockpit Flight prices vary.
Surprise your loved one with an exciting adventure... a flight in an open-cockpit WW II Warbird! Gift certificates are available for rides in either our PT-13 Stearman or PT-19 Fairchild. Flights can be scheduled at your convenience. The Commemorative Air Force is a non-profit flying museum dedicated to honoring our nation’s past by educating future generations. Please call 913 206-8027 to book a flight, or to arrange for a gift certificate.

Bittersweet Harvest: Bracero Project


Date: Sunday September 14, 2014 through Saturday November 15, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: 631 N. 126th Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Price: Free
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

“Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964”

WYANDOTTE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
AUGUST 1- NOVEMBER 16, 2014

Xtreme BUGS

Union Station
Date: Friday October 17, 2014 through Sunday April 12, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Union Station Kansas City
Price: Varies
Xtreme BUGS are marchin', crawlin' and flyin' into Union Station! This larger-than-life exhibition will host over 100 giant insect and fun, hands-on activities for the whole family. Get up close and personal with these massive, moving insects and arthropods and discover their amazing talents, unique behaviors and strange survival strategies!
Xtreme BUGS

Complimentary Breakfast Buffet for our guests!

Chase Suite Hotel - Overland Park
Date: Thursday August 11, 2011 through Thursday December 31, 2015.
Time: 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Chase Suite Hotel
Offered daily for guests of our hotel

STANFORD'S BARTENDING ACADEMY

Stanford's Comedy Club
Date: Tuesday January 7, 2014 through Wednesday December 31, 2014.
Time: 11:45 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Stanford & Son's Comedy Club
Become a Certified Bartender and receive BEHIND THE BAR/bartending EXPERIENCE!
Learn to Bartend right here at Stanford & Son's Comedy Club! Our next class is starting when YOU ARE READY - call 913-400-7500 to enroll!

Goodwill Costume Workshop


Date: Thursday October 23, 2014
Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Goodwill 5515 Southwest 21st Street, Topeka, KS 66604
Make Goodwill your Halloween Headquarters. Join us for a Spook-tacular good time complete with music, crafts, door prizes, face painting, candy and your own personal Costume Consultant who will help you create unique, affordable Halloween Costumes. Plus, register to win a $25 Goodwill gift card. Goodwill is a nonprofit that sells donations to fund programs that empower local job seekers with barriers to employment to find and keep work.

Mental Health Support Groups

  • Mental Health Support Groups

Date: Event occurs every Thursday of every month.
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Health

Location: College Church of the Nazarene 2020 E. Sheridan Ave. Room V306 Olathe, KS 66062
Price: free
Pathway to Hope offers informal, candid weekly sessions for families and survivors living with mental illness. It is here where you will find empathy, validation, confronting of fears, social Interaction, networking, a resource library, information on community services, caring and sharing.
Family Support Group Every Thursday at 7pm-8:30
For family members of someone who has a mental illness. The group is facilitated by trained family members.
Survivor Support Group Every Thursday at 7pm-8:30
For those suffering from a mental illness. The group is facilitated by a trained survivor who is stable in their illness.
http://www.pathwaytohope.org/causes/support-2/2/

LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR

  • LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR
Eldridge Hotel
Date: Saturday October 4, 2014 through Friday October 31, 2014.
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: ELDRIDGE HOTEL
Price: $20
Lawrence Ghost Tour Dates include October 4th, October 17th and 31st.

Lawrence Ghost Tour has been a top seller for many years now! History of Quantrails Raid adds to the historical element of this tour along with the full apparitions captured on camera in Pioneer Cemetery during get-out stops by guests. Tickets now available for all upcoming tours.

All tours depart the lobby of The Eldridge by the fireplace inside. Tour lasts approximately two hours and you will get out in 2-3 spots. Tickets are $20.
Eldridge Hotel is located at 7th and Mass St. Lawrence, KS

Ghost Tours of Kansas
785-851-0856
info@ghosttoursofkansas.com
www.ghosttoursofkansas.com

Vendor Marts

Town Pavilion
Date: Wednesday April 9, 2014 through Friday November 21, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sale

Location: Town Pavilion
Price: Free
Please join us at the Town Pavilion for Vendor Marts!

June 13th & 27th
July 11th & 25th
August 8th & 22nd
September 19th
October 3rd & 17th
November 7th & 21st

Dad's Flying Adventure


Date: Tuesday June 10, 2014 through Sunday November 16, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Auto / Motorsports

Location: Commemorative Air Force 6 Aero Plaza New Century,KS 66031
Price: Museum and Hangar Tours - Free / Open-cockpit Flight prices vary.
Surprise your loved one with an exciting adventure... a flight in an open-cockpit WW II Warbird! Gift certificates are available for rides in either our PT-13 Stearman or PT-19 Fairchild. Flights can be scheduled at your convenience. The Commemorative Air Force is a non-profit flying museum dedicated to honoring our nation’s past by educating future generations. Please call 913 206-8027 to book a flight, or to arrange for a gift certificate.

Bittersweet Harvest: Bracero Project


Date: Sunday September 14, 2014 through Saturday November 15, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: 631 N. 126th Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Price: Free
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

“Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964”

WYANDOTTE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
AUGUST 1- NOVEMBER 16, 2014

Xtreme BUGS

Union Station
Date: Friday October 17, 2014 through Sunday April 12, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Union Station Kansas City
Price: Varies
Xtreme BUGS are marchin', crawlin' and flyin' into Union Station! This larger-than-life exhibition will host over 100 giant insect and fun, hands-on activities for the whole family. Get up close and personal with these massive, moving insects and arthropods and discover their amazing talents, unique behaviors and strange survival strategies!
Xtreme BUGS

Complimentary Breakfast Buffet for our guests!

Chase Suite Hotel - Overland Park
Date: Thursday August 11, 2011 through Thursday December 31, 2015.
Time: 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Chase Suite Hotel
Offered daily for guests of our hotel

STANFORD'S BARTENDING ACADEMY

Stanford's Comedy Club
Date: Tuesday January 7, 2014 through Wednesday December 31, 2014.
Time: 11:45 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Stanford & Son's Comedy Club
Become a Certified Bartender and receive BEHIND THE BAR/bartending EXPERIENCE!
Learn to Bartend right here at Stanford & Son's Comedy Club! Our next class is starting when YOU ARE READY - call 913-400-7500 to enroll!

LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR

  • LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR
Eldridge Hotel
Date: Saturday October 4, 2014 through Friday October 31, 2014.
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: ELDRIDGE HOTEL
Price: $20
Lawrence Ghost Tour Dates include October 4th, October 17th and 31st.

Lawrence Ghost Tour has been a top seller for many years now! History of Quantrails Raid adds to the historical element of this tour along with the full apparitions captured on camera in Pioneer Cemetery during get-out stops by guests. Tickets now available for all upcoming tours.

All tours depart the lobby of The Eldridge by the fireplace inside. Tour lasts approximately two hours and you will get out in 2-3 spots. Tickets are $20.
Eldridge Hotel is located at 7th and Mass St. Lawrence, KS

Ghost Tours of Kansas
785-851-0856
info@ghosttoursofkansas.com
www.ghosttoursofkansas.com

Fourth Friday


Date: Event occurs the fourth Friday of every month.
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Downtown Lee's Summit
Price: FREE
Explore Downtown for art, music and theatre events and visit participating businesses and restaurants.
http://downtownls.org/

Vendor Marts

Town Pavilion
Date: Wednesday April 9, 2014 through Friday November 21, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sale

Location: Town Pavilion
Price: Free
Please join us at the Town Pavilion for Vendor Marts!

June 13th & 27th
July 11th & 25th
August 8th & 22nd
September 19th
October 3rd & 17th
November 7th & 21st

Dad's Flying Adventure


Date: Tuesday June 10, 2014 through Sunday November 16, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Auto / Motorsports

Location: Commemorative Air Force 6 Aero Plaza New Century,KS 66031
Price: Museum and Hangar Tours - Free / Open-cockpit Flight prices vary.
Surprise your loved one with an exciting adventure... a flight in an open-cockpit WW II Warbird! Gift certificates are available for rides in either our PT-13 Stearman or PT-19 Fairchild. Flights can be scheduled at your convenience. The Commemorative Air Force is a non-profit flying museum dedicated to honoring our nation’s past by educating future generations. Please call 913 206-8027 to book a flight, or to arrange for a gift certificate.

Bittersweet Harvest: Bracero Project


Date: Sunday September 14, 2014 through Saturday November 15, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: 631 N. 126th Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Price: Free
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

“Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964”

WYANDOTTE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
AUGUST 1- NOVEMBER 16, 2014

Xtreme BUGS

Union Station
Date: Friday October 17, 2014 through Sunday April 12, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Union Station Kansas City
Price: Varies
Xtreme BUGS are marchin', crawlin' and flyin' into Union Station! This larger-than-life exhibition will host over 100 giant insect and fun, hands-on activities for the whole family. Get up close and personal with these massive, moving insects and arthropods and discover their amazing talents, unique behaviors and strange survival strategies!
Xtreme BUGS

Complimentary Breakfast Buffet for our guests!

Chase Suite Hotel - Overland Park
Date: Thursday August 11, 2011 through Thursday December 31, 2015.
Time: 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Chase Suite Hotel
Offered daily for guests of our hotel

STANFORD'S BARTENDING ACADEMY

Stanford's Comedy Club
Date: Tuesday January 7, 2014 through Wednesday December 31, 2014.
Time: 11:45 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Stanford & Son's Comedy Club
Become a Certified Bartender and receive BEHIND THE BAR/bartending EXPERIENCE!
Learn to Bartend right here at Stanford & Son's Comedy Club! Our next class is starting when YOU ARE READY - call 913-400-7500 to enroll!

LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR

  • LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR
Eldridge Hotel
Date: Saturday October 4, 2014 through Friday October 31, 2014.
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: ELDRIDGE HOTEL
Price: $20
Lawrence Ghost Tour Dates include October 4th, October 17th and 31st.

Lawrence Ghost Tour has been a top seller for many years now! History of Quantrails Raid adds to the historical element of this tour along with the full apparitions captured on camera in Pioneer Cemetery during get-out stops by guests. Tickets now available for all upcoming tours.

All tours depart the lobby of The Eldridge by the fireplace inside. Tour lasts approximately two hours and you will get out in 2-3 spots. Tickets are $20.
Eldridge Hotel is located at 7th and Mass St. Lawrence, KS

Ghost Tours of Kansas
785-851-0856
info@ghosttoursofkansas.com
www.ghosttoursofkansas.com

Mother Earth News Fair

  • Mother Earth News Fair
KCI Expo Center
Date: Saturday October 25, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Festival

Location: Kansas Expocentre, One Expocentre Dr., Topeka, KS 66612
Price: varies; children 17 and under free
The MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR is a family-friendly sustainable living event that features 150 hands-on workshops and demonstrations from experts on cooking and food preservation, organic gardening, homesteading, renewable energy, green building and remodeling, DIY projects, small-scale livestock, green transportation, natural health, and related topics. Keynotes include actor Ed Begley Jr., beyond-organic farmer and author Joel Salatin, heirloom and native crop researcher Gary Paul Nabhan, and aquaponics expert Sylvia Bernstein.

Also on the grounds: hands-on children’s projects; heritage-breed livestock; vendor, livestock and craft demonstrations; local and organic food offerings; and more.

Tickets cost $15 for 1-day passes and $20 for the weekend until Aug. 25, when tickets will increase to $20 and $25, respectively, until Oct. 20. Prices at the gate will be $25 and $30, respectively. Children 17 and under get in free.
Mother Earth News Fair

NPC All Star Championships

  • NPC All Star Championships
TanPerfekt
Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: All Day Event
Category: Festival

Location: Crown Center Exhibit Hall B
Price: Tickets Vary
TanPerfekt is available for tanning and glam for this show. Please note we are NOT the sponsor so we might not have someone backstage.
NPC All Stars

Downtown Lee's Summit Farmers Market


Date: Event occurs every Saturday of every month.
Time: 7:00 am
Category: Sale

Location: Corner of Second and Douglas streets Downtown Lee's Summit
Price: FREE
The Downtown Lee's Summit Farmers Market is open from 7 a.m. to sell-out Wednesdays and Saturdays. Shoppers can purchase a variety of fresh produce, plants, meat, baked goods, handmade crafts and more.
http://downtownls.org/

Christmas in October


Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category: Festival

Location: Tighe Hall 2115 Maturana Drive Liberty, Mo 64068
Price: FREE
Our bazaar is a great place to find hand-crafted treasures, unique gifts, and delicious home-made treats. We love to showcase and support the amazing talent in or communities. A variety of vendors will be present to showcase unique and handcrafted items. All proceeds from booth rentals and concessions will benefit the Home. We will have door prizes, entertainment, and concessions will be available all day. Free admission and parking.

Boos & Barks Halloween Parade


Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Category: Other

Location: Downtown Lee's Summit
Price: FREE
Families and their dogs are invited to wear costumes and join in the costume parade from City Hall Plaza to Howard Station Park. After the parade, children are welcome to trick-or-treat at participating Downtown businesses. Awards will be given out for the best costumes at Howard Station Park.
http://downtownls.org/

Humanitarian Games

  • Humanitarian Games

Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Category: Festival

Location: Theis Park
Price: Free
The first-ever Kansas City Humanitarian Games is a one-day event that showcases and celebrates our own hometown first responders. Area fire departments, police departments and emergency medical technicians will join community and corporate teams for a fun filled day of competition.

You can expect that games will include injury rescue relays, a fire starting contest, tent shelter set up race and a potable water relay.

Bring your family and friends to watch the events and learn more about the challenges and skill sets needed in a disaster or community crisis.

There will be food and beverages, live music and educational opportunities to learn more about organizations and their critically important missions when emergencies or disaster strike.
http://www.humanitarian-games.org/

2nd Annual Fall Fest at Carriage Houses of Johnson County

  • 2nd Annual Fall Fest at Carriage Houses of Johnson County

Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Category: Open House

Location: 29230 West 83rd Street, De Soto, KS 66018
Price: Free
On Saturday, October 25th, from noon to 6 PM Carriage Houses will host its 2nd annual Fall Fest and BBQ! This year's event will be even bigger and better than our last one. This year we will invite all our Hot Rods, Classic Cars, Muscle Cars, Sports Cars, and Exotic Cars in the area to park on Main Street by the hay bales for the Fall Photo Shoot and Show! There will most surely be some local Hillbillies around too. The highlight of Fall Fest, however, is the themed Hillbilly Hay Ride through the backwoods of CH. This year Buford and Earl will take you to the heart of the biggest feud since the Hatfields and McCoys! This ride is perfect for young and old, short and tall, crazy and insane! Mark your calendars! Tell your family and friends, and whatever you do, don't miss the Fall Fest Fun!
Carriage Houses of Johnson County
Kansas City’s Garage Condo Community!
A Country Club for car enthusiasts of all kinds.
Home to the most exclusive motor coaches and homes.
Perfect for the hobbyist who wants to design their own unique shop.
But most of all, a community of fun!
http://www.chofjoco.com

Trunk or Treat


Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Tiffany Springs Automotive Dealers
Price: FREE
Trunk or Treat
October 25th 12 pm to 2 pm
Tiffany Springs Automotive Dealers
Free Family Fun at Tiffany Springs Trunk or Treat! Games, Snacks and Crafts. Held at Honda of Tiffany Springs, Hendrick Lexus Kansas City North, Randy Reed Buick GMC, Fenton Nissan and Jay Wolfe Toyota!

Spookfest: Buggin Out

Union Station
Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Science City at Union Station
Price: $5 for Members / $7 for Non member
Join us for our second annual family fun Halloween event at Science City -- Spookfest! Our crew will be 'Buggin' Out' with Science all night! There will be loads of fun activities, hands-on science fun and more!
Spookfest : Buggin' Out

Historical Hauntings

  • Historical Hauntings

Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Shawnee Town 1929, 11501 W. 57th Street, Shawnee, KS 66203
Price: $1 suggested donation
Shawnee Town's Historical Hauntings is a real scream for Halloween fans. Slither by on Saturday, October 25th from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Come to the grounds of Shawnee Town, 11501 W. 57th, three blocks west of Nieman Road where all activities are free with a $1 suggested donation to benefit Shawnee Town 1929 and open to the public. The Optimist Club of Shawnee-Mission will be selling snacks at the “Ghoul Café” and there will be trick-or-treating, tractor drawn hayrides, Farmstead tours, an eyeball candy counting contest, opportunities for Halloween photos and costume contests with five separate categories and awesome prizes! Call Shawnee Town 1929, 248-2360 or e-mail rkrueger@cityofshawnee.org for more information.

Vendor Marts

Town Pavilion
Date: Wednesday April 9, 2014 through Friday November 21, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sale

Location: Town Pavilion
Price: Free
Please join us at the Town Pavilion for Vendor Marts!

June 13th & 27th
July 11th & 25th
August 8th & 22nd
September 19th
October 3rd & 17th
November 7th & 21st

Dad's Flying Adventure


Date: Tuesday June 10, 2014 through Sunday November 16, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Auto / Motorsports

Location: Commemorative Air Force 6 Aero Plaza New Century,KS 66031
Price: Museum and Hangar Tours - Free / Open-cockpit Flight prices vary.
Surprise your loved one with an exciting adventure... a flight in an open-cockpit WW II Warbird! Gift certificates are available for rides in either our PT-13 Stearman or PT-19 Fairchild. Flights can be scheduled at your convenience. The Commemorative Air Force is a non-profit flying museum dedicated to honoring our nation’s past by educating future generations. Please call 913 206-8027 to book a flight, or to arrange for a gift certificate.

Bittersweet Harvest: Bracero Project


Date: Sunday September 14, 2014 through Saturday November 15, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: 631 N. 126th Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Price: Free
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

“Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964”

WYANDOTTE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
AUGUST 1- NOVEMBER 16, 2014

Xtreme BUGS

Union Station
Date: Friday October 17, 2014 through Sunday April 12, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Union Station Kansas City
Price: Varies
Xtreme BUGS are marchin', crawlin' and flyin' into Union Station! This larger-than-life exhibition will host over 100 giant insect and fun, hands-on activities for the whole family. Get up close and personal with these massive, moving insects and arthropods and discover their amazing talents, unique behaviors and strange survival strategies!
Xtreme BUGS

Complimentary Breakfast Buffet for our guests!

Chase Suite Hotel - Overland Park
Date: Thursday August 11, 2011 through Thursday December 31, 2015.
Time: 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Chase Suite Hotel
Offered daily for guests of our hotel

STANFORD'S BARTENDING ACADEMY

Stanford's Comedy Club
Date: Tuesday January 7, 2014 through Wednesday December 31, 2014.
Time: 11:45 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Stanford & Son's Comedy Club
Become a Certified Bartender and receive BEHIND THE BAR/bartending EXPERIENCE!
Learn to Bartend right here at Stanford & Son's Comedy Club! Our next class is starting when YOU ARE READY - call 913-400-7500 to enroll!

LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR

  • LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR
Eldridge Hotel
Date: Saturday October 4, 2014 through Friday October 31, 2014.
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: ELDRIDGE HOTEL
Price: $20
Lawrence Ghost Tour Dates include October 4th, October 17th and 31st.

Lawrence Ghost Tour has been a top seller for many years now! History of Quantrails Raid adds to the historical element of this tour along with the full apparitions captured on camera in Pioneer Cemetery during get-out stops by guests. Tickets now available for all upcoming tours.

All tours depart the lobby of The Eldridge by the fireplace inside. Tour lasts approximately two hours and you will get out in 2-3 spots. Tickets are $20.
Eldridge Hotel is located at 7th and Mass St. Lawrence, KS

Ghost Tours of Kansas
785-851-0856
info@ghosttoursofkansas.com
www.ghosttoursofkansas.com

Mother Earth News Fair

  • Mother Earth News Fair
KCI Expo Center
Date: Saturday October 25, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Festival

Location: Kansas Expocentre, One Expocentre Dr., Topeka, KS 66612
Price: varies; children 17 and under free
The MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR is a family-friendly sustainable living event that features 150 hands-on workshops and demonstrations from experts on cooking and food preservation, organic gardening, homesteading, renewable energy, green building and remodeling, DIY projects, small-scale livestock, green transportation, natural health, and related topics. Keynotes include actor Ed Begley Jr., beyond-organic farmer and author Joel Salatin, heirloom and native crop researcher Gary Paul Nabhan, and aquaponics expert Sylvia Bernstein.

Also on the grounds: hands-on children’s projects; heritage-breed livestock; vendor, livestock and craft demonstrations; local and organic food offerings; and more.

Tickets cost $15 for 1-day passes and $20 for the weekend until Aug. 25, when tickets will increase to $20 and $25, respectively, until Oct. 20. Prices at the gate will be $25 and $30, respectively. Children 17 and under get in free.
Mother Earth News Fair

Halloween Concert and Costume Parade

  • Halloween Concert and Costume Parade

Date: Sunday October 26, 2014
Time: 12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Blue Valley North High School Auditorium
Price: Free
Calling all little goblins -- dress up in your Halloween costume and join us for a free concert with dancing and Costume Parade just for you!

You'll be entertained by the Overland Park Orchestra and dancers from the Legacy School of the Art performing to orchestral selections fitting for Halloween -- Puss-in-Boots and the White Cat from Sleeping Beauty (Tchaikovsky), Danse Macabre (Saint-Saens), Cat Duet (Rossini) and more.

This is a Halloween celebration you won't want to miss! Fun for the whole family! See you there!

No reservation required.
http://www.oporchestra.com/event/halloween-concert-2/

PurpleLight Kansas City 2014


Date: Sunday October 26, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Category: Health

Location: United States
Price: Free
The Kansas City Affiliate of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will join thousands of people in more than 50 communities across the United States on October 26, 2014 for the fourth annual PurpleLight awareness event to turn the country purple, the color of pancreatic cancer awareness. The event will be held at Barney Allis Plaza at 7:15pm. Registration for this free community event is now open at www.purplelight.org. The event will commence National Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in November by remembering those who have fought pancreatic cancer, honoring pancreatic cancer survivors and inspiring those who have been touched by the fourth leading cause of cancer death in the United States.
PurpleLight.org

Vendor Marts

Town Pavilion
Date: Wednesday April 9, 2014 through Friday November 21, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sale

Location: Town Pavilion
Price: Free
Please join us at the Town Pavilion for Vendor Marts!

June 13th & 27th
July 11th & 25th
August 8th & 22nd
September 19th
October 3rd & 17th
November 7th & 21st

Dad's Flying Adventure


Date: Tuesday June 10, 2014 through Sunday November 16, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Auto / Motorsports

Location: Commemorative Air Force 6 Aero Plaza New Century,KS 66031
Price: Museum and Hangar Tours - Free / Open-cockpit Flight prices vary.
Surprise your loved one with an exciting adventure... a flight in an open-cockpit WW II Warbird! Gift certificates are available for rides in either our PT-13 Stearman or PT-19 Fairchild. Flights can be scheduled at your convenience. The Commemorative Air Force is a non-profit flying museum dedicated to honoring our nation’s past by educating future generations. Please call 913 206-8027 to book a flight, or to arrange for a gift certificate.

Bittersweet Harvest: Bracero Project


Date: Sunday September 14, 2014 through Saturday November 15, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: 631 N. 126th Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Price: Free
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition

“Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program 1942-1964”

WYANDOTTE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM
AUGUST 1- NOVEMBER 16, 2014

Xtreme BUGS

Union Station
Date: Friday October 17, 2014 through Sunday April 12, 2015.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Union Station Kansas City
Price: Varies
Xtreme BUGS are marchin', crawlin' and flyin' into Union Station! This larger-than-life exhibition will host over 100 giant insect and fun, hands-on activities for the whole family. Get up close and personal with these massive, moving insects and arthropods and discover their amazing talents, unique behaviors and strange survival strategies!
Xtreme BUGS

Complimentary Breakfast Buffet for our guests!

Chase Suite Hotel - Overland Park
Date: Thursday August 11, 2011 through Thursday December 31, 2015.
Time: 6:30 am - 8:30 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Chase Suite Hotel
Offered daily for guests of our hotel

STANFORD'S BARTENDING ACADEMY

Stanford's Comedy Club
Date: Tuesday January 7, 2014 through Wednesday December 31, 2014.
Time: 11:45 am
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Stanford & Son's Comedy Club
Become a Certified Bartender and receive BEHIND THE BAR/bartending EXPERIENCE!
Learn to Bartend right here at Stanford & Son's Comedy Club! Our next class is starting when YOU ARE READY - call 913-400-7500 to enroll!

LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR

  • LAWRENCE GHOST TOUR
Eldridge Hotel
Date: Saturday October 4, 2014 through Friday October 31, 2014.
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: ELDRIDGE HOTEL
Price: $20
Lawrence Ghost Tour Dates include October 4th, October 17th and 31st.

Lawrence Ghost Tour has been a top seller for many years now! History of Quantrails Raid adds to the historical element of this tour along with the full apparitions captured on camera in Pioneer Cemetery during get-out stops by guests. Tickets now available for all upcoming tours.

All tours depart the lobby of The Eldridge by the fireplace inside. Tour lasts approximately two hours and you will get out in 2-3 spots. Tickets are $20.
Eldridge Hotel is located at 7th and Mass St. Lawrence, KS

Ghost Tours of Kansas
785-851-0856
info@ghosttoursofkansas.com
www.ghosttoursofkansas.com

Happy Hour Monday-Friday

Jack Stack Barbecue
Date: Event occurs every Monday of every month.
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Category: Food / Beverage

Location: Overland Park, Freight House and Plaza Locations, bar and patio
Price: $2.50-$6.50
Select Appetizers, $4.50-Burnt Ends, Onion Rings, Fried Mushrooms, Fire-Kissed Cajun & Chicken Wings.
$6.50-Grilled Jumbo Shrimp, Fire-Roasted Salmon.

Select Wines, $4.00: Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Zinfandel & Pinot Grigio.

Select Beers, $2.50
Domestic Draft, $3.50
Boulevard Draft

Jose Cuervo Gold Margaritas, $4.00
Premium Martinis, $5.00
http://www.jackstackbbq.com