Maybe it’s that I love history. Learning about where things got started has always interested me. Lucky for me, where I live, there is plenty to learn and explore. Here are 10 amazing companies that created unique sightseeing tours in Kansas City. 1. American Jazz Museum Tour Located in the Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District, the American Jazz Museum showcases the sights and sounds of jazz through visual arts, interactive exhibitions, films, and performing arts. Public programming for all ages enliven the history and music at the center of the American Jazz Museum. The engaging Museum tours bring Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong,Read More →

The City Market has been a rich part of Kansas City since 1857. Local farmers, shops, restaurants, and fun events make it the ultimate Kansas City hotspot. - Kiara Watts

To celebrate the summer, I’m writing about the City Market, my favorite summertime spot in Kansas City. Psst, there’s a bonus giveaway at the end! It’s August in Kansas City. For me and other moms and dads that means getting ready for the kids to go back to school. However, most of the city seems to also think that means the end of summer. It was barely the end of July before I started seeing stories about the last days of summer. Well, the rest of Kansas City may act like we’ll be stuck in three feet blizzards in the next couple of weeks, butRead More →

The Rabbit Hole hails itself as a visionary center for the children’s book chartered to create new and extraordinary experiences around literature. After my first visit I have to say it is all that and more! The hope of revitalizing a love of reading in Kansas City’s children is at the heart of the world’s first immersive children’s literary art gallery. Indeed, while exploring the gallery, Lily wandered off by herself, which resulted in a mini search party to find her. So if the goal is to get kids excited about reading, mission accomplished. As my daughter literally got lost in the pages of aRead More →

Kiara Loves KC's Daily Deals

Thanks to the sponsors of Kiara Loves KC, I’m able to pass along these fun daily deals to you. Check out these awesome ways to save money in Kansas City or wherever you live. City Market Coffee Roasters City Market Coffee is a comfy, industrial-chic coffee shop located in Kansas City’s historic City Market. Their Roasters have been and always will be dedicated to crafting the highest quality coffee beans and beverages. The menu consists of signature coffee blends, espresso drinks, juices, breakfast, and cafĂ© eats. City Market Coffee Roasters are thrilled that they have now expanded to the point where anyone in the UnitedRead More →

what to do in kansas city

I get asked, quite often, what kinds of things are there to do in Kansas City. Or where can I take the kids or what’s a good place for a date night or what is there to do this weekend? You get the idea. I’m always able to pull a pretty decent list of local events and places from my mental Rolodex. But most of the things I list are no big secrets. Nobody made me give a secret handshake and a password to find out. So, pssst, come close! I’m going to share with you information about the sources from which I learn about whatRead More →

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