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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!

Jude's Rum Cake, Ice Cream, Caramel Apple Jam, Grilled Peaches, Mascarpone Cookie Butter, Avocado/Serrano Crema and Crispy Fried Chicken Skin.
Wilma’s will be selling this treat made with Jude’s Rum Cake, Ice Cream, Caramel Apple Jam, Grilled Peaches, Mascarpone Cookie Butter, Avocado/Serrano Crema and Crispy Fried Chicken Skin.

Reminiscent of the old-fashion ice cream social, Little Piggy KC will have several trucks on hand serving up great food, hot and cold. Sweet Caroline’s Ice Box truck will be  bringing some delicious ice-cream sandwiches like the famous “Lemon Bar”, the “Sea Salt Chocolate Chip” and perfect “Birthday Party”. Fungal Fusion and Wilma’s will also be there sweet, cool desserts!  The party starts at 5:00 and runs through 8:00 on Friday. Perfect way to end the work week!

Stone Pillar Vineyard & Winery

Friday Night, the band Landrush will light up the stage at Stone Pillar & one of our favorite food trucks, Booyah will be serving up delicious food!  To keep cool, the winery will be debuting 3 new wine slushies & Chocolate Blackberry wine on tap! Wine slushies? Sounds like a fantastic way to cool off! There are still tickets on sale for tomorrow night’s event!


This family friendly festival will feature innovative drinks made with Kansas City Bier Co. brews, Second Best Coffee or soda with Betty Rae’s Ice Cream. The outdoor event — it’s rain or shine — will be in the biergarten at KC Bier Co. on Saturday, June 25, from 1 to 4 p.m. A peak of the menu for the event: Soda Floats made with Ginger ale with lavender honey ice cream, root beer with vanilla ice cream, cream soda with root beer ice cream or strawberry soda with peanut butter ice cream, Coffee Floats made with Second Best Nitro cold brew coffee with blueberry ice cream or cinnamon ice cream and KC Bier Co.’s Hefeweizen with peanut butter ice cream, Dunkel with creme brulee caramel, Maibock with chocolate ice cream or Helles with blueberry ice cream. Each patron that purchases a ticket will receive a souvenir float mug and three tickets to sample these awesome treats!

Vom FASS Country Club Plaza Cupcakes and Frozen Custard Social!

Vom FASS grocery store on the Plaza specializes in oils, spirits and gourmet groceries. On Saturday, come enjoy custom cupcakes from Cupcakes by Design infused with vomFASS liqueurs and vinegars and Foo’s Fabulous Frozen Custard paired with vomFASS unique toppings. The free tasting will be on Saturday from 2:00-4:00 pm.

Lots more to do around #KC this weekend! Stay cool and don’t forget to drink responsibly!

Happy Weekend! #eatlocal #drinklocal #supportlocal



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