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Power and Light District

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Address: 1100 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone Number: (816) 842-1045
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Perfect Party spot

The boyfriend and I visited Kansas City for the first time together. It was a quick weekend trip and we drove from OKC. Our hotel is a short walk from the power and light... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Lisa C
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Harrah, United States
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Harrah, United States
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61 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The boyfriend and I visited Kansas City for the first time together. It was a quick weekend trip and we drove from OKC. Our hotel is a short walk from the power and light district. It really is a cool spot to visit! There are several bars and restaurants surrounding an outdoor veranda. It is the party place to visit!!!!... More 

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Thank Lisa C
Hendersonville
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149 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went down there on a Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night. It is THE place to be in KC. We tried drinks at several places and ate at BRGR. There is live music in the KC Live area and there were tons of people and great music. Don't miss hanging out here if you are in KC.

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1 Thank Attkica
Puerto Rico
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176 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Its amazing to see what happens when savyy investors can to to an old unused area - convert it to a location like this. Its the place to be on a Saturday night, or maybe any night in KC. You can drink, play, eat watch, most of all - just have fun in here. Good for all ages - well... More 

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Thank George B
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

I travel to KC 12-15 times a year and never have I been so disappointed in a concert venue as I was for The Lumineers concert on June 10th at Power and Light District. If I would've stuck with the initial general admission tickets that I bought, I may have enjoyed it much more. Three days before the event I... More 

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2 Thank Tracy G
Smithville, Missouri
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126 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Although this area may appeal more to the younger crowd, we are 60+ and really enjoy walking around this area of KC....nice cafes and restaurants, and the area with the large screen that plays local sporting events is a fun place. Go during the week if u can, less crowded for sure.

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Thank Donna Q
Halifax, Canada
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51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

My boyfriend and I attended a Tech N9ne concert last Thursday. The venue was amazing for live music. It is semi indoor & outdoor. It was pouring rain that night but since there was a covering above, no one got wet. The venue is surrounded by multiple bars and pubs so after the concert is over, the party can continue.... More 

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Thank BunBre
Cleveland, Ohio
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134 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

This is an extremely unique design in a downtown setting. There are multiple bars styles present from rock, country, dance, Irish pub, sports bar, and brew pub. More beer and liquor types than I can mention. But, if you want to drink, then you will find what you want. Seats are all over from upper level to lower level. People... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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91 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

It is not a very comfortable atmosphere , The drinks are over priced , the food is so so but not worth the hassle of parking . There are cops all over the place , And for how new is is , it is very filthy . I would not recommend it to my friends . I would recommend it... More 

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Thank Bullfrog1976
Chicago, Illinois
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68 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

If your in Kansas City and looking for the place to go to eat drink and be merry this is the place for you. Huge court yard with a huge TV and stage. We had teenagers with us so we ate, walked around there are a few nice shops but more for the over 21 crowd.

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Thank mike s
Saint Louis, Missouri
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22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

We walked the area and then finally settled on The Flying Saucer. The list of brews was plenty~We sat down on the comfy couch!. Brew was good and so was the people watching!

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