American Adventure: Survivor Jamestown
Now through January 4, 2015
Rolling Hills Zoo, Salina, KS
American Adventure is an interactive exhibit where you will live American history through role-play, tackle real life decisions, and see their immediate impacts, to discover the connection between nature and human survival.
Now through April 12, 2015
Union Station, Kansas City, MO
Xtreme BUGS are marching, flying, and crawling into Union Station! Get up close to more than 100 massive, moving and buzzing insect and arthropod models. Come experience an environment that is larger than we are!
November 15 - 16
Exploration Place, Wichita, KS
This popular community event comes to Exploration Place once again! Get creative as you make your own gingerbread house to take home. In partnership with the Assistance League® of Wichita.
Best Pet of All Puppet Performance
Oct 29 Through Nov 22
A little boy's mother won't let him have a dog. Dogs are too messy and too loud. Then she says he can have a dragon for a pet - if he can find one. Enter the coolest, but naughtiest pet ever. The dragon is messier and louder than any dog. And he will not leave. How will the boy ever get a dog now?
Holiday Lighting Ceremony
Friday, November 28
Downtown, Lawrence, KS
The evening begins with singing by local choral groups as we anxiously await the arrival of Santa on the rooftop of Weaver’s Department Store. Once rescued from the roof by the Lawrence Fire Department, Santa will visit with children. The holiday season officially begins with the "rescue" of Santa off the rooftop of Weaver's Department Store.
Christmas Around Town
Saturday, December 6
Shawnee Town, Shawnee, KS
Enjoy horse-drawn carriage rides, Dickens carolers, balloon artists, face painters and a visit by Santa Claus to light the Mayor's Christmas tree during Saturday night's Christmas Around Town celebration in the City of Shawnee.
Candy Cane Hunt
Holcom Park Rec Center, Lawrence, KS
Bring your little monsters for spooky fun; costumes welcome!
Old Mac Donald's Holiday Hoedown
December 10 - 14
Mesner Puppet Studio, Kansas City, MO
Have a merry time visiting our favorite farmer and his animal as they prepare for Christmas.
Kansas Ballet Presents the Nutcracker
December 19 - 21
Topeka Performing Arts Center, Topeka, KS
Be transported to a magical place. From the magnificent sets and costumes to the glorious dancing. You don't want to miss this joyous holiday classic.
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