Air Shows, Open Houses, and More
Most of the school districts in and near Kansas City, MO are back in session or about to be. With the family’s schedules filling back up with work, school, and extracurricular activities, it can be hard to find fun things to do with each other. This week, there are plenty of fun and exciting things to do in the area that can entertain kids, adults, and both alike. When evaluating your family’s schedules, make sure to make time for your routine dental exams and cleanings.
Things to Do This Week
- This year’s Sound of Speed Airshow is this weekend, August 25th and 26th at Rosecrans Memorial Airport in St. Joseph, MO. The show features dozens of air performances along with activities on the ground, too! The ground activities include displays of aircraft and special exhibits. There will also be souvenir and concession stands. For fans of the show M*A*S*H, there will be helicopter rides in a helicopter similar to the medical one on that show!
- Kansas City Young Audiences has an Open House this weekend on Saturday, August 25th from 10:00 a.m. until noon. The Open House will feature student performances, information on classes at the Community School of the Arts, refreshments, and door prizes. This event is free and family-friendly!
- Babe Ruth’s Baseball Classic is also on this Saturday, August 25th in Shawnee, KS. This is the second year of this annual “baseball” game done in the 1920’s vintage style. It will be played at Herman Laird Park with volunteer players from the Kansas City Men’s Senior Baseball League that will play as the historical teams, the Kansas City Blues, and the Minneapolis Millers. There will be concessions available from the Shawnee Mission Optimists. There will also be a beer tent open for those old enough to drink provided by the Irish American Club of Johnson County.