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Local Guide

There's more to Kansas City than just BBQ and jazz, although, the BBQ and the jazz are pretty great. We’re sharing some of our favorite spots to help you make the most of your visit to the City of Fountains.

Local Goods & Markets

Profile: The Black Pantry — MIKCexplore
Image Credit: The Black Pantry

Coffee Shops & Hangouts

Events Calendar — Blip Roasters
Image credit: Blip Roasters

Breweries, Distilleries, and More

For the beer aficionado :

For the spirit lover :

For the wine drinker:

Grab a bottle and settle in for the night:

Need to cool off? Try some of Kansas City's craft breweries, distilleries and wineries | KCUR 89.3 - NPR in Kansas City
Image credit: KCUR (Casual Animal Brewery)


A few of our favorites:

14+ Best BBQ Restaurants in Kansas City (BBQ Capital of the World)
Image credit: Fiorella’s Jack Stack Barbecue

Watering Holes & Nightlife

Speakeasy vibes:

Bad & Bougie

Dive-y and dancing:


Dish & Drink KC: Two dazzling new bar experiences, pizza comes to Troost, and significant closings signal a rough winter ahead
Image credit: The Pitch KC (The Mercury Room)

Jazz Clubs

Jazz Destinations: Kansas City - JAZZIZ Magazine
Image credit: The Phoenix


Country Club Plaza | Kansas City's Favorite Shopping & Dining District
Image credit: Country Club Plaza

Cultural & Historical

National World War I Museum and Memorial - KC Parent Magazine
Image credit: Sean Pavone (Getty Images)

Family Friendly Activities

Science City at Union Station Pictures: View Photos & Images of Science City at Union Station
Image credit: Union Station

Stadiums & Sporting Events

2022 Sporting KC Roster, Contracts and Options - The Blue Testament
Image credit: The Blue Testament

Outdoor Spaces & Activities

Image Credit: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art



Image Credit: Urban Hikes KC