Explore Kansas City with Special Discounts to Attractions
If your team has some downtime at Global Finals 2019, we hope that you’ll explore what Kansas City has to offer! Some of the area’s most exciting attractions are extending special discounts to Destination Imagination families—and you can reach many of them via RideKC bus routes or the FREE KC Streetcar.
- Kaleidoscope (2500 Grand St., Kansas City, MO; 816-274-8300): Kaleidoscope art sessions nourish the creative spirit and offer children and their families the chance to stretch their creative muscles making their own amazing art! Kaleidoscope will host a special creative art session time for DI guests each day Wednesday, May 22 through Friday, May 24 from 3:45 p.m.-4:45 p.m. If you wish to attend a session outside of the time set aside for DI and have a group larger than 15, reservations are required. Tickets for all sessions are FREE but must be picked up prior to the session start time and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Kaleidoscope is provided as a public service of Hallmark.
- LEGOLANDⓇ Discovery Center & SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium (25th & Grand, Crown Center Square, Kansas City, MO; 816-471-4386): Jump into the ultimate indoor LEGO® playground at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Kansas City located at Crown Center! Enjoy 10 interactive LEGO play zones, two indoor rides, a 4D cinema, LEGO Coffee Shop and a LEGO Retail shop. SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium will transport you into an amazing underwater world! Come nose to nose with sharks and prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish, seahorses and graceful rays. To get any closer you’d have to get wet! Use the promotional code Imagine19 online or on-site for a special discount just for Global Finals attendees.
- Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun (4545 Worlds of Fun Ave., Kansas City, MO; 816-454-4545): Located 15 minutes from downtown Kansas City, MO, Worlds of Fun amusement park features over 100 family rides, thrill rides, waterslides, shows and attractions including seven world-class roller coasters. Enjoy 235 acres of rides and slides! Save over 50% with a special DI Admission price of $29.99 plus tax (valid Monday, May 20-Monday, May 27). Admission price also good for Oceans of Fun Waterpark, which opens Friday, May 24. Discounted tickets for Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun must be purchased online here.
- StoneLion Puppet Theatre: Join our friends at StoneLion Puppet Theatre for Illuminated Waters—a FREE, interactive festival of art, environmental education projects, music and food on Friday, May 24 at 6:00 p.m. in Theis Park (Oak St. & E 47th St., Kansas City, MO). The festival will be followed by the area’s largest puppet show and a night glow party of lighted puppets, glowing art, hula hoopers, spinners, music and fun!
- …and much more!
See a full list of attractions provided by Visit KC here. Have fun, and be sure to tag your experiences on social media with #HowWeDoKC and #GlobalFinals2019!