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    Kansas City Trip

    In two weeks I'm heading out to KC for a fun weekend getaway. Friday night we already have tickets to a Royals vs Cards game. Saturday we're talking of Worlds of Fun. We found Jacks BBQ as a place to hopefully get some good food, but we're stuck on what else to fill our time.

    We'll be there most of the day Friday, and can't check in before 4pm, and probably won't head back till the evening on Sunday. So that leaves most of Friday, Saturday night, and most of Sunday to check out KC.

    We read up on the Power and Light district that seemed interesting, but any other recommendations?


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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Tomfooleries on Sunday for brunch buffet and bloody mary bar is good.

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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by flander1649 View Post
    Tomfooleries on Sunday for brunch buffet and bloody mary bar is good.

    This X 100



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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    There is a Harley Davidson Manufacturing Plant in KC that does tours but only during the week so you should try to get there on Friday. I think the tours start at about 10:00 am
    Kansas City Facility Factory Tours | Harley-Davidson USA


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    Re: Kansas City Trip

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    Authentic Jamaican food. It's amazing.


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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by cdekovic View Post
    There is a Harley Davidson Manufacturing Plant in KC that does tours but only during the week so you should try to get there on Friday. I think the tours start at about 10:00 am
    Kansas City Facility Factory Tours | Harley-Davidson USA
    Didn't know that....is it a good one?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
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    Authentic Jamaican food. It's amazing.
    Now that's a type of food I wouldn't have considered until you said something.


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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Here is a thread started just before the Big 12 basketball tournament. The first post pretty much nails it.

    http://www.cyclonefanatic.com/forum/...-info-faq.html



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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    I'll be at this game. Looking foward to another game at the K.



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    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    This X 100
    THIS X 1000



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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Could also look int touring the Boulevard Brewery... Im pretty sure they do weekend tours as well... Did it once and would def do it again!! CC Plaza is were tomfooleries is... and Jack Stacks... my wife and I prefer CC Plaza over Power and light....



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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by cyhawkdmb View Post
    Could also look int touring the Boulevard Brewery... Im pretty sure they do weekend tours as well... Did it once and would def do it again!! CC Plaza is were tomfooleries is... and Jack Stacks... my wife and I prefer CC Plaza over Power and light....

    The Boulevard tour books months in advance so it is likely too late for that.

    Check out Flying Saucer in PNL or The Foundry in Westport if you are a craft brew fan. The Screenland Theaters are a cool place to grab a beer and a movie. The Plaza has the best shopping. Eggtc. has the best breakfast. There are Sidepockets locations all over for billiards. Westport, Martini Corner, Power and Light, and Waldo (in order of personal preference) are all the drinking/entertainment districts.



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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Negro Baseball Hall of Fame.


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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Oklahoma Joe's has the best barbecue in the WORLD. I strongly recommend this.

    Oklahoma Joe's BBQ In Kansas City



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    Re: Kansas City Trip

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    Looking foward to another game at the K.
    this is one statement that should ever be said



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    Quote Originally Posted by SC Cy View Post
    Oklahoma Joe's has the best barbecue in the WORLD. I strongly recommend this.

    Oklahoma Joe's BBQ In Kansas City
    QFT. It is pretty much the only BBQ place I go to around here anymore.



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