To say Lonnie Holley is talented is the understatement of the year. Not only can the versatile performer improvise a variety of musical genres, his tastes often include a kaleidoscope of blues, jazz, gospel, folk and rock traditions. Don’t miss his performance this weekend as part of Open Spaces 2018, Saturday, Sept. 29, at 4:30 p.m. in the Open Spaces Village at Swope Park. The event is free and open to the public.
Address: Swope Park, 3999 Swope Pkwy & E Meyer Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64132
Paula Cole was forever wondering where have all the cowboys gone. Well, the answer is they’re all coming to Kansas City. It’s the American Royal ProRodeo and Youth Rodeo weekend—with non-stop competition from some of the nation’s best cowboys and cowgirls. The Youth Rodeo is held September 25-28 and the ProRodeo is held Sept. 28-29 in Hale Arena. Ropin’, racin’ and ridin’ are on tap. Giddy up!
Address: American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Ct., Kansas City, MO 64102