Entries by Mike

U.S. Gymnastics elite to rule Downtown beginning Thursday

Roll the highlight reel for what’s coming to Downtown KC from Monday to Sunday, Aug. 5-11: Crossroads KC, 417 E. 18th St. This week, heating up the outdoor concert scene with Yonder Mountain String Band – with The Samples and The Magic Beans – will light the night sky beginning 7:30 p.m. Friday; and Food Truck […]

First Friday, Shaq to heat up Downtown scene this week

Roll the highlight reel for what’s coming to Downtown KC this week – Monday to Sunday, July 29-Aug. 4: Crossroads KC, 417 E. 18th St. This week,heating up the outdoor concert scene with three back-to-back nights of live music, including American Idiots – a tribute to Green Day – with guests Synchrocity at 8 p.m. Friday; Hairball – the ultimate […]

Fringe Fest to flip A&E scene upside-down for 2nd week

From the always-wild-and-crazy Fringe Festival to the KC return of Billy Bob Thornton and his Boxcutters, Downtown will be the place to be for arts & entertainment again this week. Roll the highlight reel for what’s coming to the Big Town from Monday to Sunday, July 22-28: Crossroads KC, 417 E. 18th St. This week, basking […]

Downtown eases into summer arts groove this week

Roll the highlight reel for what’s coming to the DowntownKC arts and entertainment scene this week – Monday to Sunday, July 8-14: American Jazz Museum, 1616 E. 18th St. and National WWI Museum and Memorial, 2 Memorial Dr. This week, a collaboration between these two Downtown KC institutions for Catharsis – a two-part program on […]

Air Show, Riverfest to light up Downtown skies

The KC Air Show – complete with the Blue Angels – and the beloved KC Riverfest will light up the Downtown skyline for the holiday week ahead. Roll the highlight reel for what’s coming to Downtown KC from Monday to Sunday, July 1-7: American Jazz Museum, 1616 E. 18th St. and National WWI Museum and […]

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Nueterra joins forces with LaunchKC to fuel new Health Accelerator

  The Downtown Council (DTC), the Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Missouri, (EDCKC) and Nueterra Capital announce the formation of Kansas City’s newest industry vertical accelerator – the  LaunchKC Health Accelerator powered by Nueterra Capital – designed for early-stage businesses that are working to disrupt the current healthcare system. With national healthcare spending projected […]

‘Hamilton’ elevates the week ahead in the Big Town

The entire Kansas City arts & entertainment scene will be on its toes this week, as Hamilton begins week two of its three-week revolution in Downtown KC. Roll the highlight reel for what’s coming to the heart of the City from Monday to Sunday, June 24-30: Crossroads KC, 417 E. 18th St. This week, will romance the East Crossroads […]

‘Hamilton’ takes a shot at the Downtown arts scene

The Kansas City debut of ‘Hamilton’; a re-imagined celebration of ‘Oklahoma’; the triumphant return of the Maker Fest; the stirring Taps at the Tower ceremonies; and the farewell tour of music legend George Clinton raise the bar for a memorable stretch of arts and entertainment this week in Downtown Kansas City. Roll the highlight reel […]