Weekends in KC: April 10-12

MIDDLE OF THE MAP FEST: The annual Middle of the Map Fest starts this weekend with a film festival at Alamo Draft House. The festival celebrates the Midwest’s creative culture and unique arts by bringing together local and national artists. Check out the full schedule of films at www.middleofthemapfest.com.

OPENING WEEKEND AT WORLDS OF FUN: Kansas City’s amusement park opens its doors for the season on April 11th. Can’t wait to be one of the first riders of the year? On the night of April 10 th, Worlds of Fun will be hosting a campout in the parking lot. Campers will be able to get into the park early for exclusive ride time on the MAMBA on Saturday morning.As an added bonus, campers pay only $17.99 + tax for admission on opening day. Find more details at www.worldsoffun.com.

BLACK POWDER SHOOT: Do you own a black powder firearm? If so, you may want to check out the Black Powder Shoot this Saturday at the Jesse James Farm and Museum in Kearney, MO. Registration for this event starts at 8am with a $25 entry fee. To learn more, visit www.claycountymo.gov/Historic_Sites/News/2015blackpowdershoots.

SPORTING KC VS REAL SALT LAKE: Saturday at 7:30pm, Sporting will face off against Real Salt Lake at Sporting Park. Cheer on the team as they look for their third straight win in a row. Courtesy of UMB Bank, the first 10,000 fans inside the park will receive spirit sleeves. Visit www.sportingkc.com for more about KC’s
soccer team.