Five Things To Do This Weekend

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There are just two weeks left until Christmas!  So, if this weekend doesn’t involve doing some shopping, here are some fun things that you might be able to enjoy as a family:


Build a Passenger Care – Lowe’s Build & Grow
Lowe’s Stores
Saturday, December 11th
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  The kids can come out and make the passenger car to go along with last weeks train engine — all part of a 3 week build series.  You do need to register and can do that here.

Gingerbread Ornament
Lakeshore Learning Centers
Saturday, December 11th
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  You can find a location near you here.

Santa’s Winter Wonderland
Bass Pro Shops
All Weekend
Various Times
Cost: Free
Details:  The kids can not only whisper those Christmas dreams into Santa’s ear, they can also enjoy free crafts and activities all weekend long.  Find a location and more details here.


Sprint Family Fun Days – Holiday Festivities
Power & Light District – Kansas City, MO
Saturday, December 11th
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  Come down with the family and enjoy Christmas Carols, The Doo Dads, Sleigh Rides and of course – the man himself – Santa Claus!

Twas the Night Before Christmas Puppet Show
Tony Aguire Community Center, 2050 West Pennway, Kansas City, MO
Saturday, December 11th
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  Enjoy a fun show watching marionettes come to life in the retelling of a classic Christmas tale.

(Thanks in part – KC Parent!)