Holiday season comes alive in Downtown with arts, entertainment


20 festive ways to enjoy the holiday season Downtown

‘Prelude to Christmas’ – tonight at The Cathedral

First Friday joy on tap for the Crossroads

Soul of Santa festivities on Friday to light up 18th & Vine

KC Ballet reopens ‘The Nutcracker’ tradition Friday

KC Symphony presents Tuba Christmas – Friday

Lyric Opera celebrates ‘Amahl and the Night Visitors’ 

JOY! – Heartland Men’s Chorus at the Folly – Saturday

Merry Market: Gifts, giving & good cheer all weekend

Santa’s Gingerbread Station at Crown Center

Holiday Reflections are aglow at Union Station

Urban Mining instills ‘vintage’ into holiday shopping

‘Christmas Vacation’ to rock Extreme Screen

Ice Terrace – KC’s public ice skating rink is now open

‘Hallelujah Holidays’ on Dec. 7 – KC Jazz Orchestra

‘Acoustic Christmas’ on tap for Dec. 8 @ PBR Big Sky

The Fairy Princess coming Dec. 9 to the KC Museum

plus, holiday theater…

‘Buddy’s Holly Jolly Christmas’

‘Christmas in Song’

‘The Elves and The Shoemaker’


Giving Machine KC arrives at Crown Center

The Kansas City Ballet presents its annual holiday showcase of ‘The Nutcracker beginning Friday at the Kauffman Center.