Mother's Day Events in Kansas City:
Mother's Day at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art:
Fair fun fills the museum! "Meet" characters from the past world's fairs and hear their real stories as you stroll to the featured exhibition Inventing the Modern World: Decorative Arts at the World's Fairs, 1851-1939.
FREE events include:
-Enjoy a fair treat in Kirkwood Hall and discover world's fair memorablia
Pose for a photo with the "1904 World's Fair Couple."
Build your own miniature paper pavilion using templates inspired by real world's fair pavilions!
Presentation: Highlights of the 1904 World's Fair
1 & 2:30 p.m. | Atkins Auditorium
Special Art Activity: The Picnic Project
Noon, repeats at 30-minute intervals
Kansas City Sculpture Park
Mother's Day Brunch
11 a.m.-2 p.m. | Rozzelle Court Restaurant
Cost is $32 for members, $36 for nonmembers, $15 for children 12 and under
Mother's Day at Powell Gardens:
Stroll through the Gardens and look for the best of spring blooms. Be sure to visit the Heartland Harvest Garden to sample early spring crops and to check out the view from atop the observation silo at the Missouri Barn. And this is also the final weekend to enjoy the Orchids & Gems of the Woodlands in the Conservatory.
Michael Foust, Executive Chef/Owner of The Farmhouse and Executive Chef for Cafe Thyme will also prepare and amazing brunch. Seatings are available at 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Mother's Day Event at the KC Zoo :
Symphony Designers' Showhouse:
Tickets are $13 in advance, and $15 at the door and is open from 12-5pm on Sunday.