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  • Local Spotlight: HopCat has good brew

    Hop on over to HopCat for some March Madness Fun! HopCat, Westport’s newest bar and eatery, is a hip cross between tiki-bar and sports bar and the highlight? Craft beer. Specifically,  local craft beer. HopCat may not be a “local spot” (there are Hopcats across the United States) but one thing they do well: feature […] More

  • We Rock on Wheels: Launch Party Feb. 4th!

    Are You Ready to Rock on Wheels? We Rock The Spectrum, Kansas City’s first gym that caters especially to children with special needs and autism, is announcing an exciting event: the We Rock on Wheels Sensory Bus! Join in on celebrating the arrival of Kansas City’s ONLY inclusive sensory bus. This family fun event will […] More

  • KC Common Table: Help Bring a Pay What You Can Cafe to KC!

    Lives will be changed. Communities will be strengthened. People will be fed. Hunger is a horrible reality for many people living in Kansas City. What if, as a community, we could help provide a place for those that are less-fortunate to go and feel warm, safe, and well-fed? KC Common Table is a non-profit in […] More

  • Local Find #12: KC Holiday Gift Guide: Something Sweet Vintage Boutique

    Give Something Sweet! Still looking for some last minute gifts? We have found the sweetest local boutique there is, full of charming home decor including furniture, unique prints, and vintage based gifts. Owners Linda and Amanda, a mother-daughter duo, are proud Kansas Citians, vintage lovers and creatives at heart that started Something Sweet Vintage Boutique in […] More

  • Local Find #6 and #7: KC Holiday Gift Guide: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry!

    The Gifts that Keep on Giving! Need a quick easy gift for a hostess, friend, or co-worker? There are two easy gifts that we found that both support local KC restaurants and bars and keep on giving after the New Year! #6 The 2017 Kansas City Originals Dining Club Card The Kansas City Originals Dining […] More

  • Local Find #3 and #4: KC Holiday Gifts: Adopt Don’t Shop KC Gear

    We are combining #3 and #4 for a reason- buying something at www.adoptdontshopkc.com will not only bring a gift to a special someone (or pet) in your life, it will also give back to a local pet shelter in the metro area. Owner Scott Poore has a variety of gear to choose from. We like […] More

  • Weston’s Apple Picking Season is On!

    The weather might still be hot, but seasons are changing and we are just starting to see the colors of fall. We will pack up our swimsuits this week and trade them in for jeans and fall sweatshirts and plan weekends around college football and fall festivals. One of our favorite things to do is […] More

  • KC Local Week is Back!

    Supporting Local All Next Week in Kansas City In the past decade, America has seen the rise of a #supportlocal movement. The heart of what we call “the Heartland” is the people, working hard to grow the communities that we live in. We are learning to seek out the “Mom & Pop” businesses and support […] More

  • Dog Park KC: Have a Beer with Your Dog!

    Dogs + Coffee + Wine + Beer + Wifi + Fun = Amazingness We all love our dogs. At Promote KC, we love supporting the dogs and the great causes in KC. So, imagine a place that you can hang out with your dog, grab a drink, check some email and let your dog play […] More

  • Beat the Heat this Weekend in KC!

    Summer is in full swing and it is hot in KC! Check out these great events this weekend that are designed to keep you cool while having fun! Little Piggy’s Heatwave Ice Cream Party! Reminiscent of the old-fashion ice cream social, Little Piggy KC will have several trucks on hand serving up great food, hot […] More

  • Music Monday Alert! The Samples and Freddy Jones Band in KC

    The Samples and Freddy Jones Band This Friday!! Hey friends of the 90s! Music alert for this coming Friday!! 25 years after starting his full fledged music career with The Samples, Sean Kelly continues to delight fans with music that transcends genres, age and shatters the rules of the established music industry. Throughout his career, Sean […] More

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    KC Documentary on Gun Violence Needs Funding

    A Mother’s Fight For Justice Sadly, Kansas City saw 109 homicides due to gun violence in 2015, the most since 2011. Families are left in shock and sadness after these tragedies. Rosilyn Temple, a mother living in Kansas City, knows such tragedy. Temple lost her son, Antonio “PeeWee” Thompson, to homicide. Since his death, Rosilyn has […] More

  • Summer Kick-Off to Food & Fun in KC!

    Kansas City is a Food Town. This weekend is a kick-off to a summer full of local food, drink and music with festivals and events planned around town. Streets get blocked off, tents pop-up and the overall feeling of “dancing (or eating) in the streets” begins. This year, there is a great line-up of food […] More

  • What If You Could Walk into a Book?

    The World’s First Explorastorium The Rabbit Hole, the first explorastorium of it’s kind opened it’s door in the popular Crossroads district in KC last month. Described as an immersive storybook world with ever-changing galleries dedicated to the very best of children’s literature, this “explorastorium” for young (and young at heart!) readers is sure to please. There […] More