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 ...

Prairiefire’s Oktoberfest Features Family Activities, Bier Garden

Sept. 28, 2015

OVERLAND PARK, KAN. (Sept. 29, 2015) – Starting at noon Saturday, Oct. 17, Prairiefire will transform its entertainment district into a festival-style Oktoberfest. The free event, held on Prairiefire Blvd., the entertainment district’s main street, offers fun for the whole family. Activities include face painting, balloon animals, a petting zoo at Fat Brain Toys, fair-style food, a professional pumpkin sculptor ...

Learn how to improve meal planning with new 50 Plus program on Oct. 16

Sept. 23, 2015

Are you finding yourself unmotivated to cook because you no longer have a full house to feed? A new program being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District can help. ? How to Meal Plan is the name of this single-session program. To find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities catalog and online ...

Potbelly Sandwich Shop Opens in Mission

Sept. 17, 2015

Potbelly Sandwich Shop announced today the opening of a new shop at the intersection of Johnson and Barkley at 6803 Johnson Drive in Mission. Set to open on Tuesday, September 22nd, 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 Lunch.” Earning ...

International Project to be Showcased in Kansas City Crossroads

Sept. 15, 2015

Outreach International Hosting Art Show Featuring Photography by David Moody at Snow & Co. in October Contact: Kevin Prine, President & CEO, Outreach International Phone: 816.833.0883 | Email: k.prine@outreachmail.org September 15, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – How can images adorning the walls of local hot spot, Snow & Co. at 1815 Wyandotte in KCMO, shorten the ...

Blip Roasters to Open Cafe in West Bottoms

Sept. 14, 2015

Blip Roasters 1331 St. Louis Avenue, KCMO bliproasters.com KANSAS CITY, MO—We've been roasting coffee in the West Bottoms for a while and now we're finally opening a walk-up, walk-away cafe at 1331 St. Louis Avenue, right next to our roasting space. Located in the heart of the old industrial district, the cafe features full coffee service, a small array of ...

Ranch Party to benefit children in the Northland

Sept. 14, 2015

Kansas City, Mo. (Sept. 14, 2015) - The Northland Early Education Center will host its 14th Annual Diamond K Ranch Party & Auction Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Diamond K Ranch, located at 22605 NE 148th St. in Kearney, Mo. All proceeds from the event will benefit Northland Early Education Center’s fully inclusive ...

Hotel Phillips Announces New Artist-in-Residence

Sept. 11, 2015

The historic Hotel Phillips, located in the heart of downtown Kansas City, is pleased to announce that Megan Gallant is the hotel’s next Artist in Residence for 2015-2016. Gallant began her residency September 1, 2015. Gallant’s work explores three themes in relationships: the relationship we have with our natural world, the relationship we have with ourselves, and the relationship we ...

Homecoming Dance for 50 Plus set on Oct. 2 at Lenexa Community Center

Sept. 9, 2015

Whether you have a date or are coming alone, grab your dance gear and come celebrate the fall at a Homecoming Dance being planned by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This event will take place on Friday, Oct. 2, at the Lenexa Community Center, 13420 Oak, Lenexa, and promises a swinging good time. ...

Love in the Afternoon programs for 50 Plus to feature great music and cuisine on Oct. 1, 2 & 6

Sept. 9, 2015

A lunch program featuring fine cuisine and exceptional music is being offered three times in early October by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Not listed in the current Activities catalog or online listings, these events are called Love in the Afternoon and all three programs begin at noon. All three October programs will ...

All ages invited to Fall Spaghetti Dinner on Oct. 1 at Roeland Park Community Center

Sept. 9, 2015

Something good is cooking at the Roeland Park Community Center and the community is invited to come participate in a special meal being planned by the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. This Spaghetti Dinner is a long-standing tradition of friends, delicious food, conversation, and fun! This fall, we’re spicing things up by adding more "community" to the event. At ...

Caffeine Crawl Comes Back to KC

Sept. 7, 2015

Kansas City’s thriving beverage scene unites for the 40th Caffeine Crawl in the city that started it all. Welcome, welcome caffeine fanatics! Sadie Colwell The LAB 816.522.7305 Sadie@LAB5702.com August 31st, 2015 Kansas City, MO - Beer lovers have pub crawls and wine lovers have wine tours. Coffee lovers have...Caffeine Crawl! 4 years of events across the country set the stage, ...

Hooters of North Kansas City Receives Contemporary Makeover

Sept. 3, 2015

Hooters, world famous for its wings and iconic Hooters Girl hospitality, has remodeled its Hooters of North Kansas City in Kansas City, Missouri. The refresh project includes interior and exterior design enhancements to the 3,974 square foot space with a focus on contemporary comfort that matches the fun-loving persona of the brand. From more comfortable seating with revamped high back ...

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