EVENT DATE : November 16, 6:00PM
220 SE Main St

Join Mayor Baird of Lee’s Summit as we light Downtown Lee's Summit in over 100,00 sparkling lights! Many local shops and restaurants will stay open late for you to check off items on your holiday wish list.  

EVENT DATE : November 17, 10:00AM
Colonial Gardens 27610 E. Wyatt Rd. Blue Springs

Create your own fresh holiday centerpiece perfect for your Thanksgiving Day table. Using fresh evergreens and flowers with touches of autumn wheat, acorns and grass to decorate, also included are two candles to help set the stage. Cost is $45 and includes all materials and supplies needed to create your own Thanksgiving Centerpiece. or more information visit ColonialGardenskc.com

EVENT DATE : November 20, 6:00PM
Longview Lake, 3901 SW Longview Rd

Bicyclists can enjoy a 4.5-mile Magical Bike Ride through the hundreds of lighted, animated displays at Jackson County’s Christmas in the Park! The cost is $5 if registering on-site/event day. Lights and helmets are required for this night ride. Pre-registration is required. For more information visit MakeYourDayHere.com    

EVENT DATE : November 23, 11:00AM
Pinspire, LLC 12 1/2 SW 3rd Street

Special Black Friday Class! Grab your friends and family and enjoy a relaxing time making this adorable All Santa's Reindeer wood sign to kick off the Christmas Season. This sign is approximately 12x24.  For more information contact  816) 434-0120 contactus@pinspirestudio.com

EVENT DATE : December 1-January 6
Powell Gardens

Thursday -Sunday 4-10 p.m. Experience the magic of Powell Gardens during the holiday season with a one-mile walk through a beautiful themed light display. Tour the train garden in the beautiful glass-dome conservatory and get cozy in front of the fire in the Grand Hall with hot cider or hot chocolate. Enjoy a fresh, hot soup buffet in Café Thyme.

EVENT DATE : December 5, 5:00PM
Colonial Gardens

Shop from a variety of handmade items, by us, for you to purchase, as well as kits to make some of the items on your own. Food gift sets from The Market will be available to satisfy the foodies in your life and you’ll find a wide selection of live trees, wreaths and the most beautiful poinsettias.

EVENT DATE : December 7, 6:00PM
840-M NW Blue Pkwy, Lee’s Summit (Across from H&M)

Join us for a free "open house" style Christmas celebration featuring cookies and cocoa, crafts for the kiddos, free visits and photos with Buddy the Elf, balloon art, holiday face painting, giveaways and more! All giveaways and activities are provided on a first come, first served basis and are only available while supply lasts.

EVENT DATE : December 8, 10:00AM
Pinspire, LLC 12 1/2 SW 3rd Street, Lees Summit

This special event is a one time event. Make a day of this while creating this breath-taking Nativity string art that is sure to become a family heirloom. The lunch will be catered with gourmet sandwiches and soups, a delicious dessert and many sips to enjoy as well. The board is 12x24. Registration Required. (816) 434-0120 contactus@pinspirestudio.com

EVENT DATE : December 8, 10:00AM
Colonial Gardens

In this workshop you will learn how to arrange greenery and other festive elements to create a show stopping container for your outdoor decor. Cost is $55 and includes all materials needed to create your own Winter Container and Mimosas to enjoy while you work. For more information visit ColonialGardens.com.

EVENT DATE : December 8, 2:00PM
13 SE Third Street, Lees Summit

2:00 PM- 10:00 PM Enjoy a night out for the 4th annual 12ish Bars of Christmas benefiting Hope House.  (816) 246-6598 info@downtownls.org

EVENT DATE : December 15-16
The Kansas City Zoo

Celebrate the holiday season with the Zoo’s furry, feathery and fluffy friends .Our gentoo and king penguins will venture outside in the frosty air for a Penguin March at 11 a.m. See Santa dive underwater with our penguins at 2 p.m. Get into the holiday spirit with this festive weekend at the Kansas City Zoo!  

EVENT DATE : December 31, 12:00PM
30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108

Join Union Station in celebrating the end of 2018 with STEAM fun, an over 2000 balloon drop and more at this 6th Annual event. Tickets: $13.25