Archive for May, 2010
Pets in the Park will be on May 22nd from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This free event is provided with support from The Kiwanis Club of Independence, The Examiner, D.O.G. (Dog Obedience Group), Animals Best Friends, PAW’S, B Vogue, and the Independence Animal Shelter. Toby Cook of the Kansas City Royals will serve as emcee for the Pet Parade.
Discounts on Micro-Chipping ($10) and Rabies shots (1 year shot – $5).
When is Pets in the Park?
Saturday May 22nd, 2010 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where is Pets in the Park?
4501 S. Bass Pro Dr.
Title: Pets in the Park
Location: Waterfall Park, 4501 S. Bass Pro Dr., Independence MO
Start Time: 9:30
End Time: 13:00
For more information call (816) 325-7843.
Just for Her Expo 2010 is next weekend, May 21st and May 22nd. Just For Her Expo is Kansas City’s premier women’s event! The leading Kansas City women’s magazine, women’s online resource guide and radio stations have partnered to present an event like no other to connect you with the best of Kansas City! This once-a-year, one-of-a-kind event offers women the opportunity to spend time shopping and learning everything they need know, JUST FOR HER. We combine fashion & style, beauty, wellness, health, fitness, baby & kids, food tastings, entertainment and more under one roof. We’ll take all the things that women want and put them into one amazing event you won’t want to miss!
When is Just for Her Expo 2010?
May 21, 2010 5pm – 10pm
May 22, 2010 10am – 5pm
Where is Just for Her Expo 2010?
Overland Park Convention Center
Tickets on sale now!
$6 – pre-event
$8.50 – at the door
Title: Just for Her Expo 2010
Location: Overland Park Convention Center
Start Date: 2010-05-21
End Date: 2010-05-22
For more information, contact Aimee Jacobson, email@example.com or call (913) 961-1200 or visit justforherexpo.com.
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce presents Fiesta Kansas City! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at this tenth annual event, which features great music, food, dancing and exhibits. More than 100 food and vendor booths. 2 Stages with Live Entertainment with salsa, merengue, reggeaton, duranguense, norteño, tejano, Latin rock, folkloric dance groups, and much more! Hyatt Regency Crown Center is the host hotel for Fiesta Kansas City.
When is Fiesta Kansas City?
Friday, May 14th from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 15th from 12:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 16th from 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where is Fiesta Kansas City?
Crown Center Plaza
2450 Grand Boulevard
(Grand Boulevard & Pershing Road)
Kansas City, Missouri
Free admission until 4:00 p.m.
$5.00 per person and $10.00 for a 3-day pass
Kids 10 and under free with a paid admission
Gates open at noon on Saturday and Sunday; Free admission until 4:00 p.m.
Fiesta 3-Day Passes
Pick up your 3-day Fiesta Kansas City pass at the Hispanic Chamber office today! The 3-Day Fiesta Pass is only $10 and grants you entry into the fiesta all weekend, May 14, 15 & 16, 2010. Regular admission to Fiesta Kansas City is $5 daily. Buy your 3-Day Fiesta Pass and save $5! Children 10 and under are free with a paid admission. Contact Brenda Salcedo at 816-472-6767 or visit the Hispanic Chamber offices at 1600 Baltimore Avenue, Suite 250, Kansas City, Missouri. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Title: Fiesta Kansas City
Location: Crown Center, 2450 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
Description: $5 per day or $10 for the weekend. Free until 4pm on Saturday and Sunday.
Start Date: 2010-05-14
End Date: 2010-05-16
Call 816-472-6767 or visit fiestakc.com for more information.
Celebrate the spirit of tennis and kick-off the summer season in May, USA Tennis Month. This USTA National Program offers special on-court activities such as Tennis 101, interactive games, and a Kids Zone for you to learn about tennis and show off your skills. Giveaways and refreshments will be available.
When is Tennis Block Party?
10 a.m. – Noon
Where is Tennis Block Party?
Santa Fe Trail Park Tennis Court
2731 S. Santa Fe Rd.
Title: Tennis Block Party
Location: Santa Fe Trail Park Tennis Court , 2731 S. Santa Fe Rd., Independence MO
Description: No charge, no pre-registration required.
Start Time: 10:00
End Time: 12:00
Running with the Cows™, Half Marathon, 5K, and Kid’s Trot, is this Saturday May 15th. This event features a beautiful scenic course through the southernmost part of Johnson County, KS. Bring the whole family to enjoy the fresh air and Bovine Fun! They will have:
- the Kids Corral with Cow Crafts and Button Making,
- Moon Walk,
- Tattoos, and
- Face Painting.
There will be a Fire Truck and Ambulance for touring as well as Ident-a-Kid and Car Seat Checks. The kids will have a blast at the mini petting zoo and might even be able to bottle feed a calf – until she gets full! And there will be plenty of great food and MILK for everyone! Race profits will support Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic School and Catholic Relief Services.
When is Running with the Cows?
Saturday May 15th, 2010
Where is Running with the Cows?
Holy Rosary School WEA
22705 Metcalf Ave,
Bucyrus, KS 66013-9115
Title: Running with the Cows
Location: Holy Rosary School WEA, 22705 Metcalf Ave, Bucyrus, KS 66013-9115
For more information about this event, visit runningwiththecows.com. To learn more about Queen of the Holy Rosary School and Parish, go to holyrosarywea.org. For more information about all the amazing ways Catholic Relief Services helps the people of the world, go to CRS.org.