Brace yourselves, Kansas City! As the festive cheer fades and winter settles in, the city gears up for a whirlwind of exciting events to keep you entertained and inspired. From dazzling displays of homegrown creativity to magical ice-skating adventures, there’s something for everyone in this January/February extravaganza.
For the Homebody:
Johnson County Home and Garden Show (Jan 27-29): Immerse yourself in a wonderland of home improvement inspiration at the Johnson County Home and Garden Show. Browse stunning displays from local builders, landscapers, and interior designers, gather expert tips on everything from remodeling to gardening, and discover the latest trends in home decor. Whether you’re a seasoned DIYer or just starting to dream of your perfect space, this show is a must-attend.
KC Remodelers Home Show (Jan 27-29): Right across the street from the Johnson County show, the KC Remodelers Home Show offers another treasure trove of home renovation inspiration. Meet with local contractors, compare prices, and get expert advice on everything from kitchen and bathroom remodels to basement finishing and outdoor living spaces. This show is a one-stop shop for making your home improvement dreams a reality.
For the Adventurer:
World of Wheels (Feb 3-5): Get your motor running at the iconic World of Wheels! This adrenaline-pumping event showcases the hottest cars, trucks, and motorcycles from around the country. From classic muscle cars to gleaming custom builds, there’s something to rev up every engine enthusiast. Don’t miss the high-octane stunt shows and meet-and-greets with racing legends for an unforgettable experience.
Disney on Ice presents Frozen & Encanto (Feb 10-12): Let your imagination soar with Disney on Ice’s dazzling production of Frozen & Encanto. Join Elsa, Anna, Mirabel, and the Madrigal family as they embark on a magical journey filled with singing, skating, and heartwarming moments. This enchanting show is perfect for families with young children who dream of stepping into their favorite Disney stories.
For the Foodie:
- KC Restaurant Week (Jan 12-21): Embark on a delicious culinary adventure during KC Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants across the city offer special prix-fixe menus at a fraction of the regular price, allowing you to sample the best of Kansas City’s diverse dining scene. From upscale bistros to cozy cafes, there’s something to tantalize every taste bud. Make your reservations early, as spots fill up fast!
Bonus Tip: Don’t forget to check out local museums, theaters, and parks for additional family-friendly events throughout January and February.
So, whether you’re a home improvement enthusiast, a thrill-seeker, or a Disney devotee, Kansas City has something in store for you this winter. Grab your calendar, gather your loved ones, and get ready to make some unforgettable memories!