Kansas City Power & Light District


The Kansas City Power & Light District is eight city blocks in the heart of downtown Kansas City, with more than 45 restaurants, bars, shops and entertainment venues! The Power & Light District is the Midwest's premier entertainment epicenter - Make sure your plans include a visit to the Kansas City Power & Light District!

Articles about Kansas City Power & Light District

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for August 12-14. Friday Take a break from watching the Olympics and experience local talent a little closer to home. Spirit of KC Fest features The Rainmakers,… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for July 29-31. Friday Give blood and get perks today. Due to the nationwide blood shortage, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is partnering with the American… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 17-19. Friday If you’re not afraid of a little heat (OK, a lot of heat), step into Boulevardia. This weekend’s festival from Boulevard Brewing… more

  • Summer Sounds and Shows

    Turn up the heat with these outdoor concerts and performances throughout the summer.  Live at the Legends brings outdoor entertainment to the Legends Outlets Saturday evenings in June and July. The free shows take… more

  • Plugged In

    Power & Light District Executive Director Nick Benjamin reflects on the area’s growth. Story by Lauren Rutherford  | Photo by Steve Puppe Eight years ago, the Kansas City Power & Light District turned on its lights.… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for March 11-13. Friday Ring in the weekend—literally—at TallulahBelle’s. The Park Place boutique is hosting a ring bar with artist Colleen Mauer, where… more

  • How to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

    Parades, races and concerts, oh my! See where to spend your St. Patrick’s Day (and how to celebrate this weekend). The 44th Annual Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade starts… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for February 12-14. Friday Consider it jewelry season. After all, a beautiful ring, bracelet, necklace or earrings is a perfect Valentine’s Day present, and… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for February 5-7. Friday Sport your favorite red outfit and accessories in honor of National Wear Red Day, an initiative of the American Heart Association’s… more

  • 5 Things to Know About Sporting KC’s No Other Pub

    Get the scoop on No Other Pub, coming to Kansas City Power & Light District’s KC Live! Block in February. Sporting Kansas City fans had reason to rejoice… more

  • Restaurants Where You Can Ring in the New Year

    Make the last meal of 2015 spectacular with these special offerings from area eateries. Regardless of which side of the state line you’re celebrating on, La Bodega’s… more

  • Flagship Leinenkugel Restaurant Coming to Power & Light

    Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company is set to open its first restaurant and bar in the Power & Light District next year. KC Live! Block will soon be home to a… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for December 4-6. Friday Prepare to be dazzled. Downtown Dazzle returns this year with free trolleys stopping at festive KC spots such as the Power & Light… more

  • Where to Watch the Royals During the World Series

    Celebrate the Royals in their latest World Series appearance with watch parties and specials from your favorite restaurants and bars around town. Kansas City (and the rest of… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for October 23-25. Friday You’ll find dozens of spectacular hot air balloons at the Great Midwest Balloon Fest this weekend at the National Agricultural… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for August 21-23. Friday If enduring a Friday afternoon at the office before breaking for the weekend seems torturous, a delicious lunch just might be the cure.… more

  • Power & Light Introduces Urbana

    There’s a new cool kid on the block. First Fridays, meet First Wednesdays. On June 10 Power & Light will launch its newest neighborhood venture, Urbana (moved from June 3 due to rain). The… more

  • KC Weekender: Relax and Recharge

    Step out of the routine and check into Kansas City. Story by Sarah Lee If summer vacation seems a long way off and you need a break from routine right now, plan a long weekend in the celebrated city… more

  • Free Concert Series Make Summer Sound Sweeter

    No tickets are necessary for these outdoor shows. If you’re planning a trip to the Country Club Plaza, consider stopping by during one of the many Plaza Live! Courtyard Concerts,… more

  • Where to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

    Feeling lost in a sea of green when it comes to planning your St. Paddy’s Day? We’ve rounded up your options.  Saturday Festivities begin bright and early this weekend. Start your Saturday… more

  • Get a Taste of Cleaver & Cork

    The Power & Light District’s highly anticipated new restaurant is now open Cleaver & Cork, led by Local Pig’s Alex Pope, serving as culinary director, and Preservation Market and Pigwich… more

  • Happy Hour of the Week: The Dubliner

    Get the luck of the Irish with this happy hour. From 4 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, slide into a seat at The Dubliner and enjoy specials like $3 house wines (Cabernet, Merlot, and Chardonnay)… more

  • Posh Blow Dry Bar Coming To Power & Light

    Book an appointment to get primped, polished and pampered at Posh Blow Dry. Posh Blow Dry Bar is set to open in the Kansas City Power & Light District this March. The… more

  • KC Does Mardi Gras

    Celebrate Mardi Gras the KC way. Just because you’re not journeying down to the French Quarter for the number one celebration doesn’t mean you can’t have a good time here at home. BYOM (bring your own mask) to kick… more