Friday, December 01, 2017

Kansas City Friday Fun Links

Here are a few links that are too nice for the rest of the blog but still worth sharing . . . We've compiled all of the really fun links into one special section that we hope expand this holiday season.

Enjoy . . .

The Holidays Start Tonight

Ugly Holiday Sweater Dog Party & Other Weekend Possibilities

You know that onesie you bought for Christmas? Get it out of the drawer and head to Rhythm & Booze (423 Southwest Blvd). It's hosting an adult onesie party this from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. Friday. Not a onesie person? You can trot out your ugly Christmas sweater at the 403 Club (614 Reynolds Ave., Kansas City, Kansas).

Kansas City Good Cheer Football Gear

NFL players will wear custom cleats promoting charitable causes

The NFL has pretty strict rules on players' footwear, but for one week only, the league is relaxing those regulations to promote charitable causes. Players will wear custom shoes in Week 13 for My Cause My Cleats, a program to let the men of the NFL showcase some of the causes close to their hearts.

Local Health Food For The Holidays

Happy Food Co. packs outside-the-box flavor into locally sourced meal kits

Finding the right mix of flavors for Kansas City's pallette has been a trial-and-error effort for Happy Food Co., Jeff Glasco said. The Olathe-based direct-to-consumer meal kit company offers about 20 easy-to-prepare dinners infused with bold spices and outside-the-box local ingredients.

Sound Of Kansas City Old School

Vinyl Sale In Kansas City's West Bottoms Gives Audiophiles What They Want For The Holidays

Remember sitting by the Christmas tree, peeling back the wrapping on what could only be an LP - but which one? And by which of your favorite bands? Then listening for days, flipping that record from the A side to the B side, memorizing the lyrics on the liner notes, devouring the graphics.

Tasty Local Historical Tribute

The House That Beef Built

When Kirkland B. Armour began construction of his palatial mansion on the boulevard that bears the name of his uncle, Simeon B. Armour, the roadway was barely more than a widened city street. This hand-colored postcard published "expressly for S.H. Knox & Co."

More Donuts Rolling In Kansas City

Doughnut Lounge Expands With Second Location and Food Truck in North Kansas City

Jake Randall has finally figured out how to fill the hole in his two-year-old donut, coffee and cocktail business in Westport. Doughnut Lounge has announced it is opening a second location and expanding into wholesale business through a new, larger production kitchen in North Kansas City.

Locals Love Heavy Metal

SOLD! Classic, muscle & exotic cars on the auction block in Kansas City

Kansas City, MO - There is a lot of chrome and carburetors in Bartle Hall this weekend as 700 collector cars are sold on the auction block.This is the second time that Mecum Auctions has held an event in Kansas City this year.

Kansas City Music Scene Sound Off Sale

Drink in Voltaire's Holiday Record Fair Saturday

Joe Darling After the success of its first record fair, back in June, West Bottoms restaurant and bar Voltaire is playing host to a holiday version of the event Saturday, December 2. From 11 a.m.

Celebrate Kansas City Concoctions

Order Up | Ruby Jean's Juicery's

Order Up is a regular series that takes a layered look at drinks and eats across KC. Got an idea? Drop us a note below or on Twitter @FlatlandKC

Watch Kansas City Holiday Drama With Heidi Van And Company

The 5th Annual 12 Plays of Christmas

Join the Fishtank for our 5th Annual Holiday Show, THE 12 PLAYS OF CHRISTMAS! by Devon Barnes, Emma Carter, Coleman Crenshaw, Joseph De Maria, Julie Thies Dunlap, Joshua Gleeson, and Heidi Van. Featuring Devon Barnes, Joseph DeMaria, Coleman Crenshaw & Heidi Van.

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