Five FREE (or Cheap) Things to Do With Your Family This Weekend

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It’s another weekend! If you are wondering what you can do this weekend, here are some fun and free (or relatively inexpensive) ideas for some things to do with the family!


Shrek Dragon Ride Building Project
Lowe’s Stores Nationwide
Saturday, August 11th
10 – 11 am
Cost: Free (registration is required)

Garden Collage
Lakeshore Learning Centers Nationwide
Saturday, August 11th
11 am – 3 pm
Cost: Free


All About Snakes
Burr Oak Woods Nature Center, Blue Springs, MO
Saturday, August 11th
1 pm
Cost: Free

US Bank Great Midwest Balloon Fest
Great Mall of the Great Plains
Saturday, August 11th
4 pm – 8 pm
Cost: Free*
*Some events do have a cost

Annual Children’s Festival
63rd Street and Wornall
Saturday, August 11th
8 am
Cost: FREE

Thanks, KC Parent!


  1. Jeanne says

    Susan’s right – it cost $15 per adult to get into the Great Midwest Balloon Fest. 🙁