Posted on December 2, 2016Are you sick of sitting on the couch, flipping through the channels with nothing to watch? It’s time to get out and enjoy your city! Kansas City has so much to offer — why waste it on ‘Netflix and Chill’?
Discover these fun things to do in Kansas City.
It’s the home field of the Kansas City Chiefs, and a gorgeous renovated venue for events of all kinds. Bring earplugs if you’re headed to a Chiefs NFL football game as Arrowhead Stadium holds the record for loudest football venue in the United States.
Oceans of Fun/Worlds of Fun
If you like amusement parks, this combination is the one-two punch. Oceans of Fun was once the largest water park in the world, and right beside is Worlds of Fun, a 235-acre amusement park. During the summer, you’ll never tire of visiting these parks. The longest, tallest, and fastest inverted roller coaster in the region is here, known as the Patriot. It’s fun for the whole family.
American Jazz Museum
For the music lover and history buff, you won’t want to miss the American Jazz Museum. Exhibits include the likes of Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, and Louis Armstrong, all known as greats in the jazz world. After the tour, head to the Blue Room or the Gem Theater to experience live jazz performances from local artists.
Kansas City Zoo
Located in Swope Park, Kansas City Zoo is an amazing display of zoology. It’s home to over 1,300 animals and was voted one of America’s Best Zoos in 2008. There are a diverse array of exhibits that are grouped by continent. You can see chimpanzees, giraffes, elephants, polar bears, lions, and so much more. You may need to make the zoo a multi-day visit. Whatever you like to see, and experience, you’ll find fun things to do in Kansas City, MO.