Dining

Zoës Kitchen Brings Fresh Mediterranean to Corbin Park

Feb. 11, 2016

Zoës Kitchen Brings Fresh Mediterranean to Corbin Park Leading Mediterranean Restaurant Opens Second Kansas City Location Facebook Contest Gives Away 500 Entrées, Free Zoës Kitchen for a Year Plano, Texas – February 11, 2016 - Zoës Kitchen, a high growth, fast casual restaurant group serving a distinct menu of Mediterranean-inspired dishes, continues its expansion in Kansas City with the opening ...

Legendary Amphitheater Unveils Major Changes - New Naming Rights & Multi-Million Dollar Renovations

Feb. 4, 2016

THE LEGENDARY AMPHITHEATER TO UNVEIL MAJOR CHANGES IN 2016 NEW NAMING RIGHTS SPONSOR & MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATIONS Who: Providence Medical Center Amphitheater – New Naming Rights for the former Cricket Wireless Amphitheater What: New Naming Rights Sponsor & Multi-Million Dollar Renovations Where: 633 N. 130th Street, Bonner Springs, KS 66012 Providence Medical Center is the new naming rights sponsor for ...

Gordon Biersch in Kansas City Announces Valentine’s Day Deal

Feb. 3, 2016

With Valentine's Day right around the corner, Gordon Biersch, the brewery restaurant specializing in handcrafted lagers and ales brewed in-house, announced today that its Kansas City restaurant, located at 100 East 14th St., will be offering two special Prix Fix menu options for the holiday: the White Rose Dinner for Two ($55) and the Red Rose Dinner for Two ($75). ...

Next Foodie Fridays program for 50 Plus set for Feb. 19

Jan. 28, 2016

Try a new restaurant with a fun and active group of friends during the next offering of a program being offered this winter and early spring by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Foodie Fridays is the name of this program, which offers participants a chance to visit a different restaurant for lunch or ...

Another Gold/Smith Protégé Finds Success In The Culinary World

Jan. 24, 2016

Rebecca Nedrow, who apprenticed under decorated local chefs Debbie Gold and Michael Smith, has been named a partner by her employer Friend That Cooks Personal Chefs Kansas City, MO -- 01/20/2016 Friend That Cooks Personal Chefs, a Kansas City area-based weekly meal prep service, has announced it will grant Director of Operations Rebecca Nedrow a minority partnership in the Limited ...

Request for Proposals to operate The Castle Tea Room, Lawrence, KS

Jan. 24, 2016

The Board of The Castle Tea Room, in Lawrence, KS, (representing the Libuse Kriz-Fiorito Historical Foundation) solicits proposals from qualified public, not-for-profit, and for-profit organizations to enter into an asset management or license agreement for the operation, management, and development of The Castle Tea Room. Proposers should develop creative strategies for the continued use of the historic building / entire ...

Afternoon Tea Party for 50 Plus is Feb. 5 at Mill Creek Activity Center

Jan. 8, 2016

Delight in dainty sandwiches, wonderful tea, and scrumptious crumpets during an Afternoon Tea Party being planned in early February by the 50 Plus department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Gloves, hats, and fun formal wear are recommended for this event, which is now in its second year. Participants are invited to bring their own special tea cup ...

Potbelly Sandwich Shop to Open in Overland Park

Dec. 2, 2015

Potbelly Sandwich Shop announced today the opening of a new shop at the intersection of 135th and Metcalf at 6475 W. 135th Street in Overland Park. Set to open on Tuesday, December 15th, the widely acclaimed neighborhood hangout will feature its toasty warm sandwiches, hand-dipped milkshakes, tasty made-to-order salads and live, local music, which make it “The Best Place for ...

SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza to hold shoe drive event December 7

Dec. 2, 2015

SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza Selects Kicks 4 Kansas City Foundation to Stimulate Traffic, Raise Charitable Cause in Shoe Drive Event Overland Park, Kan. - November 30, 2015 - Committed to meeting the highest of expectations, SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza has chosen Kicks 4 Kansas City, the area's most current nonprofit organization, to gather its community members and build its reputation as the ...

Chef-Selected Food and Wine Subscription Box Now Available

Dec. 2, 2015

Parkville, MO Michael W. Kearns 816-599-2973 mike@vinopair.com For Immediate Release Vino Pair is solving the 21st century problem of what food and wine to pair together. How? By sourcing chef-selected food items to pair with quality wine. The unique combination of flavors creates new mouthfeel experiences that you can enjoy or gift to your friends through a unique membership offering. ...

GORDON BIERSCH KICKS OFF THE HOLIDAYS WITH NOVEMBER DEALS

Nov. 16, 2015

Family gatherings will be anything but ordinary this year as Gordon Biersch sets the tone for the upcoming holiday season. Gordon Biersch, a brewery restaurant specializing in handcrafted lagers and ales brewed in-house, is kicking off the holidays with the unveiling of their fall features menu and holiday gift, a perfect stocking stuffer or additional gift for a foodie family ...

8th Annual St. Monica Mardi Gras Fundraiser

Nov. 14, 2015

The St. Monica Catholic Church family plans to celebrate the Mardi Gras Season here locally for their parishioners and community members, in an effort to upgrade the cooking facility on the ground of the church property. This year, under the leadership of Father Thomas K. Ludwig, the Parish plans to renew their commitment to the public, by focusing on a ...

Young Chefs Academy Opens in Lenexa

Nov. 13, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Young Chefs Academy is providing a warm, welcoming outlet in the Kansas City area for children to build their passions and interests in cooking. Arriving amid fervent community excitement, Young Chefs Academy will make its historic Kansas opening in November at 10082 Woodland St. in Lenexa. Franchise owner Julia Krumme and her fully trained educational culinary ...

There is Always a First Time for Something…..

Nov. 5, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2015 There is always a first time for something… A Top Chef Bravolebrity, a world-renowned and esteemed Sommelier, and the only three-time coffee cupper in the world are joining forces to benefit the Shawnee Mission Educational Fund. Kansas City, MO, November 2, 2015 – On November 17th, 2015 Doug Frost, Tracy Allen and Renee Kelly ...

Youth Volunteer Corps Honors 332 Outstanding Youth Volunteers

Nov. 4, 2015

Kansas City, MO – Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) has awarded 332 youth volunteers for their service achievements in the past year. “We are so proud of the hard-working youth volunteering with YVC programs all over the U.S. and Canada,” said David Battey, founder and president of YVC. “These youth are setting incredible examples of service not only for their peers ...

Next Foodie Fridays program for 50 Plus is Nov. 20

Oct. 29, 2015

The next outing in the Foodie Fridays program for 50 Plus is being offered on Nov. 20 by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Foodie Fridays is the name of this program, which began in September and offers participants a chance to visit a different restaurant for dinner on the third Friday of each month. Participants meet at Antioch ...

Weston’s 360 Vodka Celebrates with Signature Royals Bottle

Oct. 28, 2015

Weston, Missouri's McCormick Distilling Company, one of the oldest distilleries in the United States, is now the second spirits company to license an MLB-branded bottle. In honor of the Kansas City Royals postseason run, 360 Vodka has released a commemorative Royals bottle that is only available until supplies run out. Smooth with a clean finish, 360 Vodka is Kansas City’s ...

American Royal Announces Winners at the 2015 Steak Competition

Oct. 27, 2015

Excellence was celebrated when the American Royal Association announced the winners of the 2015 Steak Competition October 25th in the Wagstaff Theater located in the American Royal Complex. Two years ago the competition was featured in the Wall Street Journal. Beef producers from across the nation were invited to submit rib eye steaks to compete for the best tasting steak. ...

JCPRD 50 Plus Bingo continues on Nov. 3 & 18

Oct. 15, 2015

Two themed bingo sessions at two locations are being planned during November by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Bingo sessions all begin at 1:30 p.m. and will feature a dozen games of bingo, as well as food, prizes, and fun. Bingo prizes include gift certificates to local restaurants to businesses. The cost for ...

You can own a restaurant for $225

Oct. 13, 2015

For Immediate Release You can own a restaurant for $225 Camdenton ,Mo. October 13, 2015 Contact Noelle Ark (573) 346-1122 Noelle_ark@yahoo.com If you have ever thought of owning your own restaurant you know it takes lots of money and a friendly bank to get started. The Essay Contest requires submitting an Essay with the theme “ Why do you want ...

Winslow’s BBQ Announces New BBQ Lunch Buffet To Menu

Sept. 29, 2015

Enjoy all you can eat Kansas City BBQ for lunch starting October 1, 2015 KANSAS CITY, MO. – September 29, 2015 –Winslow's BBQ, located in the historic Downtown Kansas City, City Market, is introducing a new addition to its menu this fall. Starting October 1, 2015, Winslow’s will launch a BBQ lunch buffet. The buffet will feature Winslow’s BBQ originals ...


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