Here’s what’s happening in Kansas City Dec. 8-10


Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith

Multi-platinum, Grammy winners Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith co-bill their popular Christmas tour this holiday. Recording artist Jordan Smith, the season 9 winner of NBC’s “The Voice,” will join them. The performance will incorporate a full symphony orchestra under the direction of David Hamilton. Tickets start at $39.50 and can be purchased here.


Trans Siberian Orchestra

Head to the Sprint Center Saturday for a holiday tradition unlike any other. The Trans Siberian Orchestra will perform a completely updated presentation of their treasured tale, “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” at 3: 00 and 8 p.m. Tickets start at $38.50 and can be purchased here.

Downtown Dazzle Urban Homes Tour 

As part of the Downtown Dazzle experience, you can take a tour of downtown residences from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. this Saturday. Hop on the KC Streetcar for easy access to the participating properties. The tour is free, and each guest will receive a guidebook that can be punched at each destination for a chance to win a KC staycation. To register, click here.


Jingle Bell Run

The Jingle Bell Run is a fun way to get decked out and be festive, while racing to raise funds for arthritis research. Get in the spirit on race day by wearing holiday themed costumes and tying jingle bells to your running shoes. Bring a team of friends, family and co-workers to run or walk, spread smiles and good cheer. For more information, click here.