Five Things To Do This Weekend

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Wondering what to do this weekend?  Well, here are five things to do!  Some of these are local to Kansas City, but you can check with your local Chamber of Commerce for things going on in your own backyard.

State of Kansas Free Fishing & Park Entrance Days
June 5th & 6th
All Day/Night
Cost:  FREE

Each year, the State of Kansas offers Free Fishing Days.  For two days, you can fish without a permit.  They even waive the fees for boating and archery.  You can get more details by heading here.

Soccer Game Project
Home Depot Stores Nationwide
Saturday, June 5th
10:00 a.m.
Cost: Free

The kids can make a fun soccer game at the Home Depot this weekend.   These events are always a great thing for kids ages 5 – 12 and are fun for them to do with Dad or Mom.  You can find more details here.

Old Shawnee Days
June 3rd – 6th
Friday: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. (parade); 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Cost: Free entrance; rides have costs

Head on over to Shawnee for Old Shawnee Days.  It is a great chance for families to get out to enjoy music, vendors, foods and good ole family fun!  You can head on over here to get more details.

Prarie Village Art Show
June 4th – 6th
Friday: 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE

Head on out to Prairie Village and see amazing works of art from over 100 artists.  The kids can come and enjoy face painting, crafts and fun activities.  If you would like more information on this event, you can check out their website.

Cat in the Hat Storytime
Overland Park Barnes & Noble, Oak Park Mall
Saturday, June 5th
11:oo a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: Free

Come on out and enjoy storytime featuring Cat in the Hat.  Don’t forget your camera so that you can get some photos taken with this living storybook character.  You can find Barnes & Noble events close to you by heading here.
Thanks KC Parent for many of these events!