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Here’s what’s happening in Kansas City March 10-12


National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

Conducted by Volodymyr Sirenko, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine will bring its top-notch musicians to the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts starting at 7 p.m. Expect music from soloist Alexei Grynyuk for Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 and more. Click here to purchase tickets.


Kansas City Auto Show

Whether you’re in the market for a new vehicle or want to scope out your dream car, the Kansas City Auto Show is the place to be this Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., you can test drive models from Ford, Chevrolet, Toyota and Buick/GMC, snack on local bites from food trucks, and check out more than 500 new trucks, cars, SUVs, crossovers and minivans. Tickets are $11 for adults and can be purchased here.

Uncorked: KC

The second annual Uncorked: KC Champagne and Wine Festival returns to Union Station this year with vino from more than 50 wineries, including local favorites. A DJ, photo booth and food trucks will also be on hand to entertain guests in between tastings. The festival includes two sessions—one from 2 to 5 p.m. and another from 6 to 9 p.m. Tickets are $50 apiece and are available here.


The Bloch Galleries

Head to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art for the opening weekend of the Bloch Galleries exhibit, which features 29 masterworks by the leading Impressionist and Post-Impressionist artists of the 19th century. Admission is free, but timed tickets are required for opening weekend. The exhibit is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and visitors can also enjoy a French pastry while supplies last. Click here for more information.