Cornucopia, Folly’s Grand Reveal, KC Ballet, Lizzo headline a stellar weekend in Downtown


KC’s ultimate fall festival, Cornucopia, returns to the Power & Light District on Friday through Sunday.

What’s shakin’ in Downtown KC: 10.14-10.18

Akeelah and The Bee @ The Coterie – thru Sunday

Cornucopia: KC’s ultimate fall festival – Friday thru Sunday

Garmin Kansas City Marathon to run through Downtown – Saturday

Ghostly fun in West Bottoms haunted houses – all month long

Giselle, a ballet filled with ‘…love, betrayal, forgiveness’ – opens Friday

The Folly Theater presents a Grand Reveal this weekend, featuring New York Voices with the KC Jazz Orchestra on Friday and Shake, Rattle & Roll: A Celebration of the Folly Theater on Saturday.

Grand Reveal Weekend @ Folly Theater:

New York Voices w/ KC Jazz Orchestra – Friday

Shake, Rattle & Roll w/ Fred Wickham Caravan | Grand Marquis – Saturday

3x GRAMMY® Award-winning artist Lizzo brings The Special Tour of North American arenas to the T-Mobile Center on Friday.

Lizzo: The Special Tour @ T-Mobile Center – Friday

Man of La Mancha, a collaboration with Ensemble Iberica – now showing

Marcus Mumford on his own @ The Midland – Tuesday

Spooky Science @ Science City – all month long

The Kansas City Ballet presents Giselle, ‘…a lavish affair, with exceptional dancing, delicious scene designs…’ now thru Oct. 23 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.

+ Live music nightly in the Big Town +

Black Box + The Blue Room + Green Lady Lounge + KC Live! Block

KnuckleheadsLemonade Park + Mutual Musicians Foundation

Nighthawk + The Phoenix + Record BarThe ShipThe Truman