Dining

Zona Rosa will showcase art during annual regional outdoor arts festival September 12-14

Sept. 9, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Zona Rosa Arts Festival annual three day celebration spotlights the talents of regional and local artists along with live musical and dance performances Friday, September 12 through Sunday, September 14. The art festival at Zona Rosa brings artists from near and far together in one place to celebrate the beauty of art. Booths will line the ...

Northland McDonald’s Celebrates Remodel with Grand Opening Events

Sept. 9, 2014

NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The McDonald’s at 2200 Vernon in North Kansas City, Mo., 64116, will celebrate its grand opening after completing a 16-week rebuild project to update the interior and exterior of the building. The celebration includes discounts, Ronald Show and giveaways. The McDonald’s restaurant has been an important part of the community in the Northland for 32 ...

Food Truck Fest

Sept. 8, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Bethany Inman Sales & Event Director, K.C. Hopps, Ltd. 913.322.2440 x.104 binman@kchopps.com Food Truck Festival In coalition with Elite Street Eats Food Trucks and Blue Valley Recreation Hosted by Blue Valley Recreation in Overland Park, KS In benefit of Blue Valley Recreation Scholarship Fund To be held, Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 4 to 7pm ...

Dine Out at bd’s Mongolian Grill in September and Help End Childhood Hunger

Sept. 4, 2014

Funds Raised Support Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® Campaign Ending Childhood Hunger in America This September, bd’s Mongolian Grill is joining thousands of restaurants nationwide to support Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry® campaign by raising funds in their restaurants. On September 9, 2014 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. participating bd’s Mongolian Grill restaurants nationwide will donate 20 ...

McDONALD’S TO OPEN NEWEST LOCATION IN MERRIAM

Sept. 4, 2014

MERRIAM, Kan. – A brand new McDonald’s will open its doors at 11:59 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at 8915 Johnson Drive in Merriam, Kan., near the soon-to-open Ikea store at I-35 and Johnson Drive. Built in McDonald’s latest modern design, the restaurant is expected to be a welcome addition to the neighborhood and for hungry shoppers in the growing retail ...

THE MAIN EVENT on September 5 to Showcase Three Kansas City Crossroads District Companies

Sept. 3, 2014

For Immediate Release THE MAIN EVENT on September 5 to Showcase Three Kansas City Crossroads District Companies VI Marketing and Branding, The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange and 1914 Main Street Apartments joining together to host exciting event and sneak peak of new development Kansas City, Mo (September 3, 2014) - Vi Marketing and Branding, The Rieger Hotel & Exchange ...

Show-Me Improv Expo Supports Local Charity with Comedy Show August 29th

Aug. 13, 2014

Contact Chris Fiedler at fiedlerc@gmail.com or 816-572-3718 for more information. Do you enjoy laughing hysterically? Do you believe in helping your community? Are you wondering what those two activities have in common? Then come to the first ever Show-Me Improv Expo at The Buffalo Room (behind the Westport Flea Market at 817 Westport Rd, Kansas City, Missouri 64111). The expo ...

Pizza Studio Offers Their Walls To Starving Artists

Aug. 8, 2014

Kansas City, KS (Evans Media Group) August 8, 2014 - Pizza Studio, the fast casual concept eatery located at The Legends Outlets Kansas City, has a unique offering in the food space and a soft spot, for artists. Pizza Studio allows diners to "create a masterpiece" by building their own pizza from the crust up, with unlimited premium toppings for ...

Chef Michael Smith offer revenge for Shark Week!

Aug. 8, 2014

This Sunday marks the beginning of a week long annual event that has DVR's recording at maximum capacity and TV viewers biting nails, as baby seals try to evade great white sharks in the treacherous waters surrounding the safety of the beach ... It's Shark Week on Discovery channel. Chef Michael Smith offers sweet revenge at Cocobolos by Michael Smith, ...

GRINDERS @ STONEWALL – Bringing Flavor & Fun to the ‘burbs

Aug. 6, 2014

Grinders At Stonewall Restaurant: (913) 888.2000 Media Requests: (816) 471.3618 Interview Requests for STRETCH: Grinders.Stonewall@gmail.com Restaurant Information: Dave McMullin, General Manager: Dave1@GrindersStonewall.com Press Release: All Media GRINDERS @ STONEWALL – Bringing Flavor & Fun to the ‘burbs: A NEW RESTAURANT BY KANSAS CITY’S WILDEST ARTIST, ENTREPRENEUR AND OUTRAGIOUS TELEVISION PERSONALITY, STRETCH. LENEXA, KANSAS, August 1st, 2014 – for IMMEDIATE RELEASE ...

Panera Bread of Kansas Donates $6,000 to Operation Breakthrough

Aug. 5, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 5, 2014 MEDIA CONTACT: Michelle Cole Panera Bread of Kansas 913-940-0939 michelle.cole@panerakansas.com Panera Bread of Kansas Donates $6,000 to Operation Breakthrough 2nd Annual Lemon-Aid for Life and Frozen Drink Sales Help Support Operation Breakthrough Prairie Village, Kansas – Panera Bread of Kansas, with 24 Kansas City metro locations, 5 in Wichita and additional locations in Lawrence, ...

Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for Aug. 26 at Roeland Park Community Center

July 30, 2014

Join your friends or meet new ones at a Neighbor’s Place Potluck being planned in late August by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. ? The Neighbor’s Place is a room within the Roeland Park Community Center where congregate meals are served to participants 50 and older each week day by the Johnson County ...

GARZA’S GOODIES, HELPING PROJECT ELDERCOOL

July 10, 2014

PRESS RELEASE Contact: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Richard Garza Garza’s Goodies Chocolates & Confections 322 West 85th St. Kansas City, MO 64114 816-569-0278 contact@garzasgoodies.com GARZA’S GOODIES CHOCOLATES & CONFECTIONS HELPING PROJECT ELDERCOOL Kansas City, MO, (July, 2014) Garza’s Goodies is Helping Bishop Sullivan Center’s Project ElderCool! Through “Project ElderCool…Bishop Sullivan Center’s…mission is simple: [they] provide a window air-conditioner for any low ...

Chaz chefs in the garden

July 10, 2014

July 10, 2014 – Kansas City, MO – Chaz on the Plaza’s executive chef Charles d’Ablaing and sous chef Ian Denney are participating in the 2014 edition of The Garden Chef Series at Powell Gardens. Each season local chefs and culinary enthusiasts are invited to demonstrate recipes featuring ingredients grown in Powell Gardens’ Heartland Harvest Garden, the nation’s largest edible ...

Tiger Tail Saloon Grand Opening

June 17, 2014

Tiger Tail Saloon 813 Walnut Kansas City Missouri 64106 816-471-0196 Tiger Tail Saloon Presents Thursday, June 19th Grand Opening. Happy Hour all day. Open House Party. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Downtown Kansas City's newest bar and restaurant Tiger Tail Saloon will present its Grand Opening at 813 Walnut on Thursday June 19th. Tiger Tail Saloon is proud to announce its Open ...

Local Ice Cream Shop Takes to the Streets in New Truck

June 11, 2014

Poppy's Ice Cream and Coffee House 307 SE Douglas Lees Summit, Missouri 64063 Teresa Poppinga, Owner (816) 246-4141 icecreampoppys@gmail.com Poppy’s Ice Cream and Coffee House introduces the first local ice cream truck to the Kansas City market. Unlike ice cream trucks that sell popsicles and play a fun tune, Poppy’s is more like a food truck. We’re going to take ...

Tradition Continues at Gojo Japanese Steak House

June 7, 2014

Kansas City, MO - Long standing Kansas City restaurant, Gojo Japanese Steakhouse, announces the establishment is a now a father/daughter run operation. Lisa Yamanaka, a graduate of the Western Culinary Institute in Portland, OR has decided to join forces with her father and restaurant owner Jo Yamanaka to bring a fresh face to the 36-year-old Kansas City classic. The story ...

McDonald’s honors owner/operator Ralph King with international award

May 30, 2014

MCDONALD’S HONORS LOCAL OWNER/OPERATOR WITH PRESTIGIOUS INTERNATIONAL AWARD Ralph King received Golden Arch Award at McDonald’s Worldwide Convention KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Kansas City is home to one of the world’s top McDonald’s Owner/Operators. Ralph King recently received the Fred L. Turner Golden Arch Award which is the most prestigious recognition that can be awarded to a McDonald’s Owner/Operator. It ...

New Merriam Farmers’ Market on Wednesday Nights!

May 30, 2014

Irene B. French Community Center 5701 Merriam Drive Merriam, KS 66203 Phone: 913-322-5550 Fax: 913-677-1409 May 27, 2014 Contact: Dave Smothers Merriam Parks & Recreation Dept 5701 Merriam Drive Merriam, Ks. 66203 913-322-5550 daves@merriam.org Merriam Farmers Market Merriam Marketplace “New Wednesday Evening Farmers Market” (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE) The City of Merriam announces a new additional Wednesday evening Farmers Market, starting ...

Neighbor’s Place Potluck set for June 24 at Roeland Park Community Center

May 28, 2014

Join your friends or meet new ones at a Neighbor’s Place Potluck being planned in late June by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. The Neighbor’s Place is a room within the Roeland Park Community Center where congregate meals are served to participants 50 and older each week day by the Johnson County Area ...

Pinstripes All-Day Backyard BBQ & Brunch Buffet on Father’s Day

May 21, 2014

WHAT: This Father’s Day, dads are invited to retire their own cooking utensils and join Pinstripes for an all-day backyard grill out! Beginning at 9:30 a.m., Pinstripes will open its brunch buffet, where families can head to the patio, roll up their sleeves and fill up on char-grilled skirt steaks, burgers, chicken, Italian sausage, baby back ribs, corn on the ...

World Famous Butcher Dario Cecchini To Cook at Michael Smith

May 20, 2014

You've heard of a meet-and-greet? Well, get ready for a meat-and-greet ... Dario Cecchini, the world famous "Butcher of Panzano" will be in Kansas City for three days - three dinners and a luncheon - at Michael Smith at 1900 Main street, June 3-5. The days long event will feature some of Kansas City's own famous chefs, such as Alex ...

Mother-daughter team share love of cooking after brain injury

May 19, 2014

Courageous, strong, determined as well as incredibly warm and genuine are words that describe this year’s honoree, Katie Zemel. A native of Overland Park, KS, Katie suffered a traumatic brain injury in 1998 when struck by lightning during a soccer game in her freshman year of high school at Shawnee Mission South. Katie’s mother, Cathy Levin, was sitting in the ...

Independence McDonald’s opens in new location

May 15, 2014

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. –McDonald’s at 1225 S. Noland will open its doors for the first time at midnight Wednesday, May 21 with $.99 Big Macs and 200 McDonald's Gift Cards giveaway. The restaurant moved from it's former location just down the street also on Noland Road. To celebrate the new store, owner Patti Powelson, retired teacher, active community member and longtime ...


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