Five Things To Do This Weekend

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It’s another weekend! Here are some fun and free (or relatively inexpensive) ideas for some things to do with the family!


Dr. Suess Storytime Event
Target Stores Nationwide
Saturday, February 26th
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  Come enjoy story time to celebrate Dr. Suess’s Birthday.    As a bonus – mom and dad will even pick up some great coupons (and who can refuse coupons?)

Elmo’s Birthday Party
Borders Stores Nationwide
Saturday, February 26th
2:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details:   Your kids will enjoy storytime, songs, giveaways and more as they celebrate Elmo’s birthday!    (Click on link above and scroll down to get more details).

Lowe’s Build & Grow – Race  Car
Lowe’s Stores Nationwide
Saturday, February 26th
10:00 a.m.
Cost: Free
Details:  This weekend the kids can get ready for another Nascar season by creating their own, one of a kind racecar!  You will need to sign up to attend, and can do so here.


Johnson County Home & Garden Show
Overland Park Convention Center
Saturday & Sunday, February 26 & 27
10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday; 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Sunday
Cost:  $8.50 for adults; 12 and under are free (Use your Price Chopper card and save $1 at the box office – or pick up a coupon at your local Ace Hardware — limit 2 discounts per party).
Details: It may be snowy and cold outside, but it is never to early to start to get ideas for your garden or outdoor living space. 

Skate with Clifford
Crown Center Ice Terrace
Saturday, February 26th
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Cost:  Standard admission ($6 ages 5 – 59) and skate rental ($3)
Details:  Come skate with the big red dog himself before the ice terrace is closed until next winter.