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The city is full of hidden gems and treasures. If you’re tired of always hitting the same spots, take a look at all the options below. We showcase businesses near you where you could spend countless hours of endless fun with your entire family.

Say goodbye to the boring weekends and routine birthday parties. Think outside the box and dare to try something new. Take a look at what your city has to offer – all within driving distance of your location. You might be surprised!
01. Cool Crest Family Fun Center
01. Cool Crest Family Fun Center

(816) 358-0088

10735 E US Hwy 40
Independence, MO 64055   Directions

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Spend some time with family and friends at the Cool Crest Family Fun Center. Putt your way around at the mini-golf course, challenge each other to a go-kart race, sneak in a few hits at the batting cages or spend some time in one of the finest gaming arcades in the nation.

02. Kaleidoscope
02. Kaleidoscope

(816) 274-8300

2500 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108   Directions

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Bring the kids to the Hallmark Headquarters for a magical experience. Located in these headquarters, Kaleidoscope offers children (and adults) the opportunity to unleash their creativity. See your imagination come to life through art at this attraction. Make paintings, collages, puzzles, jewelry and more. Each themed area provides leftover materials from Hallmark’s manufacturing process for your use.

03. Kansas City Zoo
03. Kansas City Zoo

(816) 595-1234

6800 Zoo Dr
Kansas City, MO 64132   Directions

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Let your wild things meet the wild things at the Kansas City Zoo. Located in Swope Park, this zoo features five main sections—Africa, Australia, Tiger Trail, KidZone and The Valley—as well as several special exhibitions and attractions, rides and shows. See the new polar bear exhibit in the front plaza, ride a camel in the KidZone, ride a ski-lift over the African Plains and more!

04. LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City
04. LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City

(816) 471-4386

2475 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108   Directions

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At LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City you can reach out and touch the stars in the 4D cinema, learn top LEGO® building secrets from the Master Model Builder, see iconic landmarks in MINILAND®, make a celebration even more memorable in one of our special party rooms, and much, much more! It's the ultimate place for all LEGO® fans - young and old.

05. SEA LIFE Aquarium Kansas City
05. SEA LIFE Aquarium Kansas City

(816) 556-3234

2475 Grand Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64108   Directions

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SEA LIFE Aquarium Kansas City will transport you into the amazing underwater world. Come nose to nose with sharks and prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish and seahorses to graceful rays. To get any closer you?d have to get wet!

06. The Beast Haunted House
06. The Beast Haunted House

(816) 842-4280

1401 W 13th St
Kansas City, MO 64102   Directions

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Four floors of fright is what makes this haunted house the greatest haunted attraction in the world. ​Get your adrenaline flowing when you enter The Beast Haunted House, Kansas City’s realm of fear and terror during September, October and November. If you enjoy being frightened, check out one of the best haunted houses in the country for 45 minutes of heart-pounding scares. In addition to the Beast, you can also check out the nearby Edge of Hell, Macabre Cinema and Chambers of Edgar Allen Poe.

07. Ward Parkway Lanes
07. Ward Parkway Lanes

(816) 363-2700

1523 W 89th St
Kansas City, MO 64114   Directions

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Lace up your bowling shoes or rent a pair at the Ward Parkway Lanes for an hour or more of classic leisurely fun. This bowling alley is the perfect spot for casual and competitive bowlers to practice and show off their skills.

08. Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun
08. Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun

(816) 454-4545

4545 Worlds of Fun Ave
Kansas City, MO 64161   Directions

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Prepare yourself for Worlds of Fun at this amusement park. Worlds of Fun lives up to its name, providing guests with different culture-themed rides, shows and attractions. Designed around Jules Verne’s Around the World in Eighty Days, you can visit Scandinavia, Africa, Europe, Asia and the Americans in a single, local resort that easily competes with the local Schlitterbahn.

09. Great Wolf Lodge
09. Great Wolf Lodge

(800) 608-9653

10401 Cabela Dr
Kansas City, KS 66111   Directions

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Enjoy some time at the Great Wolf Lodge, part of the world’s largest chain of indoor water parks. KC’s Great Wolf Lodge is excellent for a family looking to get wet and wild any time of the year. This resort has five slides, two hot tubs, an activity pool, a lazy river, a children’s splash area and many other attractions.

10. Kansas Speedway
10. Kansas Speedway

(866) 460-7223

400 Speedway Blvd
Kansas City, KS 66111   Directions

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Experience life as a race car driver on the Kansas Speedway. This tri-oval racetrack hosts two NASCAR race weekends each year. When it is not hosting a motorsports event that will get your blood rushing, you can catch a rush of adrenaline by driving an authentic racecar around the track.

11. Power Play Family Entertainment Center
11. Power Play Family Entertainment Center

(913) 268-4386

509 NW Barry Rd
Kansas City, KS 64155   Directions

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If you prefer fun-based adrenaline rushes over fear-based, check out the Power Play Family Entertainment Center where people of all ages can have a great time experiencing all kinds of recreational fun. Climb a rock wall, race in the go-karts, get dizzy in a tilt-a-whirl, take out your aggression in bumper cars, compete in laser tag and much, much more.

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