Sprint Center Celebrates 10 Years as Downtown Anchor, Result of Bold Mayoral Push with...

By Kevin Collison It was a huge gamble when it was first proposed, but 10 years later, the Sprint Center has yielded an equally huge...

Sequence Climb Bringing ‘Bouldering’ to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Graham Hess has seen how light rail galvanized Salt Lake City's downtown, and when Kansas City started its streetcar, he knew downtown...

Union Station Adding Soaring Sculpture to Downtown Skyline

By Kevin Collison Union Station is adding a shape-shifting display of magic to the downtown skyline this summer with a huge floating sculpture described as...

Downtown Dazzle Lights Up Washington Square Park This Holiday Season and Expands Schedule

By Kevin Collison The fourth annual Downtown Dazzle, downtown Kansas City's holiday showcase, is decorating Washington Square Park this year with a new light show...

UMKC Downtown Conservatory Plan Collapses After Losing Key Funding

By Kevin Collison In a major setback to downtown's cultural ambitions, the planned UMKC Downtown Conservatory has suffered a fatal financial blow, losing a $20...

Citywide Open Spaces Arts Festival Includes Works Downtown

By Kim Mueller The weekend rain didn’t dampen artist Ted Riederer’s spirit as he waited for people to record their songs on free vinyl albums...

Pair of Downtown Festivals Saturday Promises a Great Day of Beer and Music

By Kevin Collison A pair of fun annual events are overlapping Saturday in downtown Kansas City, promising a day of great live music and a...

Folk Alliance Conference Serenades Downtown Through Sunday

By Kevin Collison One of North America's biggest music events takes the stage today when downtown welcomes 3,000 musicians and industry professionals attending the Folk...

Dinosaurs a Huge Hit at Union Station, Attendance Breaks 100,000

(Editor's note: Union Station announced Wednesday (Jan. 2) that "Dinosaurs Revealed: Journey Across America" will extend through the 2019 Spring Break season. It...