Continuing a tradition of excellence, the Inn enjoys a stunning new renovation and in 2011 reopens under new management. Enjoy a warm and cozy stay in our Inn, voted "Best B&B in Kansas City" 2001 & 2003, "Most Romantic Hideaway" 2003 and "Room of the Year" 2003. Located in the heart of Independence's famous historical district, it is level walking distance from award-winning restaurants, unique shops, a first-run cinema, and ample business services.
Here are links to the calender of events in the area. Less than 30 minutes away from Woodstock Inn B&B.
Independence Event Center http://www.independenceeventscenter.com/events-tickets
Events in Kansas City, MO
Power and Light District
The Phoenix -Jazz
Historic Independence Square is a charming and important destination for history buffs, a place to enjoy the heritage of the trails west, and the adventure of a city flourishing in the 21st century. It was here that wagon trains assembled to make their way to Santa Fe, California, or Oregon. Every September more than a quarter of a million people converge on Independence to celebrate this history during Santa-Cali-Gon days. The square, designed around the old courthouse, is a testament to the Old West history of the town.
Kansas City's Crown Center is often called a city within a city. Three levels of shopping and dining complement two luxury hotels, exquisite office buildings, a residential community and several entertainment attractions.
Welcome to the Kansas City Power & Light District's one-and-only official fan page!!! Stay tuned for more info about Power & Light District's events and promos! Thanks for being a fan and supporting Downtown Kansas City! See you soon!
The Independence Events Center is a midsize arena located just 25 minutes from downtown Kansas City or 240 miles outside of St. Louis. This state-of-the-art arena opened in November of 2009 and features 5,800 fixed seats, 25 suites, and 2,200 parking spaces. The events center hosts a variety of events including concerts and sporting events. The facility is home to two professional sports franchises including the Missouri Mavericks of the Central Hockey League and the Missouri Comets of the (MISL) Major Indoor Soccer League. The Independence Events Center also has a year-round second sheet of ice called the Centerpoint Community Ice. Independence Events Center and Centerpoint Community Ice facilities are centrally located off of Interstate 70, Highway 40 and MO 291. Additional information about upcoming events can be found at IndependenceEventsCenter.com or Ticketmaster.com.
Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri is one of the largest stadiums in the country, housing more than 76,000 patrons at capacity. As home to the NFL's Kansas City Chiefs, the stadium boasts athletic excitement along with other entertainment around the year. Kansas City Chiefs tickets are hard to get ahold of, especially when the Chiefs are doing well! Get tickets today and cheer on the Chiefs to victory as they play at Arrowhead Stadium!
Arrowhead Stadium Seating Chart
Arrowhead Stadium has been a hotspot in Kansas City ever since its opening in 1972. The Kansas City Chiefs have called the venue home ever since, and over the years the stadium has also played host to the MLS's Kansas City Wizards. Check out the Kansas City Chiefs schedule and see what must-see games are coming up this season!
Upon entering through the larger and grander entrances, fans have a chance to explore the stadium via a 360-degree expanded concourse while still keeping tabs on the action on the field. An increase in both concessions and restrooms limit the time spent away from your seats.
The Outfield Experience provides the fans of Kansas City entertainment for all ages. In addition, the views of the field are spectacular and give fans several brand-new locations to take in a game. New in 2012 is the largest in-stadium solar array in MLB as part of an energy partnership with KCP&L. The 120 panels on the Outfield Experience canopy will provide approximately 36,000 kWh of renewable energy each year.
It's been said that "while New Orleans was the birthplace of jazz, America's music grew up in Kansas City." The Kansas City style of jazz can still be heard nightly at clubs across the Kansas City area. Below are a few of our member clubs that feature live jazz.
Kansas City is known throughout the world for its rich jazz heritage. It has produced some of the greatest names in jazz and continues to do so. Names in jazz associated with Kansas City include: Charlie “‘Bird” Parker, Lester Young, Ben Webster, Count Basie, Benny Moten, Mary Lou Williams, Jay McShann, Claude “Fiddler” Williams, Bob Brookmeyer, Carmell Jones, Marilyn Maye, Gary Foster, Pat Metheny, Karrin Allyson and Kevin Mahogany.
During the golden age of Kansas City jazz (the late 1920s through the mid-1940s), there were hundreds of jazz clubs, many of which were located in the 12th & Vine to 18th & Vine area. Most never closed. Some club owners didn’t even have keys because they never locked their doors.
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Boulevard Brewing Company has grown to be the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest, with full or partial distribution currently in 25 states. Since 1989 our brewery has remained dedicated to the craft of producing fresh, flavorful beers using traditional ingredients and the best of both old and new brewing techniques. Our selection of fine ales and lagers include the Midwest's best-selling craft beer, Boulevard Unfiltered Wheat Beer, our flagship Boulevard Pale Ale, and The Smokestack Series line of artisanal beers.
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You’ll find all the latest titles, including Mustang, Vegas Hits, Golden Reef, Exotic Warrior, Hot Spin, Mystical Unicorn, Gorilla Chief and many more. And now at Harrah's North Kansas City casino, our slot machines are coinless and all of our games feature Ticket In Ticket Out convenience.
Square Pizza makes delicious pizzas one square at a time. We only allow the freshest ingredients and homemade sauces to top our delicately baked crusts. Create your own or choose from one of our favorites like the Square House, Mexican Taco or Big Island. If you're not in the mood for pizza, try one of our calzones or salads, all made daily. Dine in or carry out, we offer quick service and friendly faces
This place has always served us the best food. This place truly defines "fine dining". The food is excellent, the atmosphere is wonderful, and the music (whenever available) is heavenly. We love this place!!!
It is more than worth the trip from anywhere in the Kansas City Metropolitan Area to eat at this restaurant. Not to mention it is in the lovely Independence Square, so you can tour the historic buildings (old court house, the jail, Truman's house, etc) and then drop in for a lovely dinner to complete the day.
It is not cheap, but it is well worth every penny that they charge...
The Court House Exchange is a casual pub where locals hang out and discuss news of the day, sports, politics, and civic matters. Located below street level, the rock walls, wooden bar, and fixtures lend the bar a cozy feel.
Pop in for a hearty bite to eat or a cold drink with friends. The Court House Exchange serves some of the best sandwiches in town. Try our burgers & fries, the fried chicken platter, or a hefty pork tenderloin. It's all good!
Our food reflects our commitment to exceptional quality. All meals are prepared with a passion for perfection. Your guests will be talking about your wonderful food for days to come. Our menu has developed over a lifetime love of food and family. We serve traditional, delicious fare, with a contemporary flair!
Ice Cream, Shakes & Phosphates. OH MY!
Clinton's Soda Fountain on the Independence Square is a real historic gem! Harry Truman worked his first job at Crown Drug Store in this very building. Stop by and see what an authentic Soda Fountain can be and don't forget to try our phosphates, ice cream, candy, pastries, coffee and so much more!!
The history and beauty of the Rheinland is mirrored in many old folk songs still sung by the old and young all over Germany. Our wish is to bring some of this warmth and cordial atmosphere to our guests here at the Rheinland Restaurant.
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