Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm Folly Theater
A protégé and friend of the legendary jazz master Dizzy Gillespie, 10-time Grammy Award winner Arturo Sandoval has evolved into one of the world’s most acknowledged jazz trumpeters, as well as a renowned classical artist, …
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Plaza Branch - Kansas City Public Library
For 15 weeks, from the start of their season to the 2016 Alabama state tournament, the wrestlers at Huntsville’s J.O. Johnson High School endured both the demands of their sport and the trials of life …
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm KCPT
We all know and expect that each child will be a unique individual and we design our classrooms and our teaching to support and embrace all children. Yet, when it comes to adults, one of …
May 9 @ 8:00 pm Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
In “Now You See Them, Soon You Won’t,” comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short present new material in a variety of musical sketches and conversations about their iconic careers, most memorable encounters, and of …
Jun 8 @ 8:00 pm Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Brit Floyd, the world’s greatest Pink Floyd tribute show, returns to the stage with its most ambitious and best production yet, an extraordinary 40th Anniversary retrospective of Pink Floyd’s iconic rock opera, The Wall. Released …
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm KCPT
Engaging in dialogue with those who are different than us is becoming more and more common and in a world where language continues to evolve, navigating the social landscape is becoming more challenging. Participants will …
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Union Station Extreme Screen
Get a sneak peek of the three-part PBS American Experience series Chasing the Moon with KCPT and Union Station. Science City educators will facilitate science experiments for kids at heart.
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm Sprint Center
In “Supernatural Now,” the three-month concert celebration will commemorate two essential milestones in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitarist’s Carlos Santana’s career: the 20th anniversary of the 9-time Grammy Award-winning album, Supernatural and the …
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm KCPT
Robots 101 Campers will learn about Asimov’s “Laws of Robotics” and applications of robotic technology and make their own “Puppet Robot” to take home in this fun-filled program for students in grades 1-5. Register.MadScience.org/KansasCity 
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Gem Theater
Join KCPT, the American Jazz Museum and the Mutual Musicians Foundation for a preview of Ken Burns’ Country Music and a demonstration of country music’s shared roots with blues and jazz by D Black (drums) …
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code? KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for …
Sep 9 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Knuckleheads
  Gear up for Ken Burns new documentary series, Country Music, with Kansas City PBS and 90.9 The Bridge at Knuckleheads’ honky-tonk jam session featuring local musicians Dave & Jimmy Nace, Carl Butler and Bobby DeMoss. …
Sep 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
We cordially invite you to return to Downton Abbey! Reunite with some of your favorite characters in your favorite castle at KCPT’s exclusive, advance screening of the Downton Abbey movie including an opening reception with a complimentary drink …
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
What can we do to improve children’s educational experiences and gains? One great answer is family engagement. This training workshop will focus heavily on developing innovative techniques attendees can use to engage hard-to-serve families and …
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code? KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for …
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join KCPT and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art for a preview of a new American Masters featuring artist Mark Rothko on Friday, Oct. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in the T. Atkins Auditorium. Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous explores the life …
Nov 2 @ 8:00 pm Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
Blues-rock superstar Joe Bonamassa is one of the most celebrated performing musicians of today. As a two-time GRAMMY-nominated artist who earlier this year achieved his 20th #1 album on the Billboard Blues Chart, British Blues …
Nov 5 @ 8:00 pm Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
The world’s finest tribute to Fleetwood Mac returns to North America in October and November 2019 to perform its ‘50th Anniversary Tour’, a brand new show celebrating 50 years of the very best of Fleetwood …
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code? KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for …
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm Muriel Kauffman Theatre | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Do you remember the first time you heard Mannheim Steamroller Christmas? Celebrate 35 years of holiday magic with Mannheim Steamroller as they bring their annual tour to fans throughout the country. Experience the performance of …
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm Sprint Center
Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s highly-anticipated Winter Tour 2019 will return to Sprint Center on Dec. 7 for two spectacular shows. This year’s show will feature their “Christmas Eve and Other Stories” show with all new staging and …
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm Sprint Center
Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s highly-anticipated Winter Tour 2019 will return to Sprint Center on Dec. 7 for two spectacular shows. This year’s show will feature their “Christmas Eve and Other Stories” show with all new staging and …
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code? KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for …
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm KCPT Public Television
One in four children in the United States will experience an event that may cause physical, emotional or psychological distress and may threaten their safety, health and happiness in big and lasting ways. But with …
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code? KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for …
Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Don Bosco Senior Center
No Passport Required explores other cultures through the cuisine of America’s thriving immigrant communities. Watch selected scenes from the new season at this special screening. Danielle Lehman of Open Belly podcast will moderate a panel …
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Kansas City Public Library: Lucile H. Bluford Branch
Are you a parent, family member or neighbor that takes care of a pre-K child? Do you live in the 64128 zip code? KCPT KIDS In Your Neighborhood wants to help you prepare your preschooler for …
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Gem Theater
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Negro National League. Join KCPT for a sneak peek screening of “A Century of Change: The Negro Leagues Centennial” in the historic 18th & Vine District where it all …
Feb 23 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Gem Theater
Join KCPT Kansas City PBS for a special advance preview screening of AMERICAN MASTERS: Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool, which premieres Feb. 25 on Kansas City PBS. Discover the man behind the legend. With full …
Mar 5 @ 7:30 am – 3:00 pm The Kauffman Foundation Conference Center
Registration is now closed. KCPT’s annual Technology Conference is for teachers, administrators, media specialists, technology coordinators, curriculum directors and anyone interested in the world of education and engaging students. This professional development opportunity offers a …