Five Things To Do This Weekend

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It is Friday, so that means it is time for five things to do this weekend!


Scrapbook Discovery Day
Michael’s Stores Nationwide
Saturday, September 18th
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details: You can make a couple of different scrapbooking items and even join in a Fiskars demonstration.  Get more information and find a location near you here.

Suess-ical Celebration
Borders Stores Nationwide
Saturday, September 18th
11:00 a.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  Come and enjoy storytime, games and more!  (Note that there will NOT be costumed characters at this event).  Head here for more details and to find a location near you.

LOCAL (Kansas City metro)

Blue Springs Fall Fun Festival
Main Stree – Blue Springs, MO
Saturday, September 18th
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Free Admission
Details:  Enjoy over 280 craft and food booths at this fun, family event.  You can even join in the fun by watching a parade, playing games or listening to some great entertainment.  Get more information here.

Great Midwest Balloon Fest
Merrill Farm, 167th & Antioch, Overland Park, KS
Friday – Sunday
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  Watch the sky become speckled with some incredible hot air balloons. You’ll be able to watch competitions, music and more!  Get more details here.

Brush Creek, 41st & Wyandotte
Saturday, September 18th
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details: Head out and watch 55 floating bonfires on Brush Creek. There will be food available from some Plaza restaurants.  Head over here for more information.

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