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Here’s what’s happening in Kansas City Dec. 23-24


Frosty Skate: Frozen Day

The rink at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena will be transformed into a winter wonderland Friday, complete with holiday crafts and an appearance from Santa from 1 to 3 p.m. Holiday crafts and family activities will be available until 7 p.m. and the ice skating rink will be open until 9 p.m. Admission is $5 or $8 with skating. For more information, click here.

Conservatory Exhibit: Christmas Couture

This whimsical holiday display at Powell Gardens features lavishly decorated dress-form Christmas trees with pops of color from poinsettias. The exhibit is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. through January 8. Click here to learn more about the exhibit.


Kansasa City Santa Shuffle 5K

Burn off those holiday calories in the Negro League Baseball Museum’s second annual Kansas City Santa Shuffle. Each participant will be given a full Santa suit to wear and run in, and proceeds from the run will go toward Team WallStreet Foundation. Those who wish not to run can participate in a two-mile walk or trot. To purchase tickets to for the 5K, click here.

Christmas Eve Prix Fixe Dinner

Skip the cooking this Christmas and let The Rockhill Grille feed you and your family Saturday. From 4 to 8 p.m., the restaurant will be serving a three-course meal for $45. Diners can pay an additional $25 for wine pairings with their meal. Make your Christmas Eve reservation by calling 816-389-5800.