Big Slick laughs + Temptations’ style + what’s happening in Downtown


After two years of battling pediatric cancer virtually, Big Slick is returning to in-person events for 2022. Hosts Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd, David Koechner, and Eric Stonestreet – plus their army of generous celebrity friends – are returning to Kansas City for the 13th annual Big Slick Celebrity Weekend.

What’s shakin’ in Downtown KC

Big Slick @ T-Mobile Center – Saturday

Broadway tour of Ain’t Too Proud arrives in KC – thru Sunday

Hot Country Nights with LANCO – Thursday

Jazz Disciples in the Blue Room – Saturday

Motherfolk at Lemonade Park – Saturday

Oddities & Curiosities Expo – Saturday


Acclaimed pianist Awadagin Pratt joins the Kansas City Symphony this weekend for the season finale.

Ode to Joy: Beethoven’s Ninth, KC Symphony – thru Sunday

Sebastian Maniscalco @ Midland – Sunday

Stephonne LIVE! in the Lounge – Thursday

Taps at the Tower at sunset – thru Saturday

Plus, live on stage:

Ain’t Too Proud, Alice’s Wonderland, Dazzling Divas, Titanic

The Broadway touring production of Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations is on stage at the Music Hall now thru Sunday.