19751 E. Valley View Parkway, Independence, MO, US, 64057
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Located in Kansas City the Kansas Army National Guard Armory is used by the Kansas Army National Guard for their numerous events and recreation programs. They also organized camps and training for young students and even for their soldiers. Besides shows are also held here.
One of the two venues managed by Cadillac Catering (the other being the Cadillac Room) in Kansas City, The Fleetwood Room is best suited to formal events. The sprawling hall has nothing less than 6,000 square feet of space, with bright lighting, walls adorned with artwork and even has a fireplace. The facility comes with catering and staff services. Many wedding parties, receptions, and events for Halloween and other festivals take place here. Check the website for details on rental rates.
A much welcomed addition to the cultural weave of this city, the Muriel Kauffman Theater is located inside the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Promising to be a venue that presents an impressive variety of artists and events, this theater is definitely a venue to visit for those who really wish to know intimately the liveliness of Kansas City, MO. Named after a local leader, this theater is a proscenium venue, with a capacity of 1,800 seats. Appointed with the latest in technology, this theater can make an audience experience quite memorable. See the website to know more.
One of the more impressive tributes to the performing arts, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts is the highlight of the cultural scene of the city. Located in the downtown area, this multi-events center is dedicated to enhancing the culture of the city by hosting nationally and internationally renowned artists in its spaces, as well as giving a strong platform for local artists to share their expression with a sizable audience. Spread over approximately 285,000 square feet (26,477 square meters), the center comprises venues like the Muriel Kauffman Theatre and the Helzberg Hall. For more information, visit the website.
This impressive haunt, located on McGee street is the hub of varied musical activities. Crosstown Station is replete with excellent food and drinks and also contains within it a gallery. The station is a platform to showcase the talent of unknown artists as well as acclaimed artists perform here. the place is always abuzz with people waiting to get in and not wanting to get out. Check the website for upcoming events.
Yet another fun destination in Union Station, this collection of live action and motion picture theaters offers something for everyone. The H&R Block City Stage features live action musical and historic shows. The Vic and Helen Regnier City Extreme Screen amazes audiences with its five-story tall movie screen and a 5.1 stereo surround sound system. The Arvin Gottlieb City Dome puts viewers in the middle of the action with its 360-degree screen.