Fall Fun Kansas City Calendar -- September 2013


Whether you're looking for Fall Events & Festivals, or

Things to do this weekend in Kansas City --

we've got the Best of Fall Fun for Families!


September Events  ---  October Events 


9/21 - Monarch Tagging at KU Campus in Lawrence

Help catch, tag and release monarch butterflies at today - lots of fun (and science learning) for kids!  FREE



9/21 - Shawnee Town Arts & Crafts Fair

Enjoy more than 100 craft & artist booths along with fun activities. 


9/15 - Monarch Tagging at Ernie Miller Nature Center

Visit Ernie Miller Nature Center today to help catch, tag and release monarch butterflies!

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9/21 - Stargazing in Sculpture Park at the Nelson-Atkins Museum

Visit the Nelson-Atkins Museum at night for some stargazing and nighttime fun!  FREE


9/20-22 - Kansas City Plaza Art Festival

Kids will enjoy creating artwork and participating in activities at the Kids Art Workshop held during the festival.  FREE

9/28 - Ft. Osage Festival

Explore how early French settlers lived at the Grand Festival of Chez les Canses at Fort Osage.


9/28 - FREE Entrance Day at all National Parks

Enjoy FREE entrance to all national parks and historic sites today!  



9/28 - FREE Museum Day from Smithsonian

Sign-up to get FREE tickets for more than 25+ museums in our area!

9/28 -Double Ogg Dare Festival Family Adventure and Challenge,

A all-day outdoor event at Shawnee Mission Park which will include walk and run challenges for families, kids activities, food and music fun!


9/28 -American Royal

 Attend the 87th annual American Royal Parade at 9:45 am - a Kansas City tradition!


9/30 - American Indian Celebration at the Nelson-Atkins

See the wonderful programs all afternoon at the Nelson-Atkins Museum:  drumming, dancing, singing and more family activities.  FREE

September Events  ---  October Events