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Visit KC to experience the best of BBQ and baseball

If you live in Kansas City or are planning a trip to Kansas City this August, don’t miss out on the top events taking place this month.

Beat the heat of this time of year by getting out and enjoying all that the Kansas City Metro area has to offer. In addition to sporting events like Royals games and Sporting KC games, lots of big-name musicians will be making a trip to Kansas City to perform.

With multiple events available to experience performing arts, music and culture of all kinds, there is truly something for people of all ages to enjoy this August in the Kansas City area.

We also have lists for the best things to do in St. Louis in August and the most fun things to do throughout the state of Missouri in August.

8. BBQ SHOWDOWN | AUGUST 12, 2023 Loews Kansas City Hotel’s executive chef and culinary team are hosting a BBQ showdown on August 12. They will be joined by the culinary staff from Live! by Loews St. Louis. The showdown will take place while the St. Louis Cardinals play against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Both guests and locals are invited to enjoy a full lunch buffet that includes salads, desserts, and, of course, BBQ. Attendees will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite BBQ in Missouri. Will it be the slow smoked meats from the Heart of America or the grilled meats from Mound City? All votes will be entered into a raffle, and the winner will receive a two-night stay at Live! By Loews St. Louis, which includes complimentary parking and breakfast. Tickets for the event are priced at $25++ per adult and $15++ for children aged 12 and under. Location: Horsefeather Social at Loews Kansas City Hotel; 1515 Wyandotte Street, 7th Floor Kansas City, MO 64108

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