The Kansas City Power & Light District is Kansas City's newest, most exciting neighborhood. It’s located in the heart of Downtown, between Grand Boulevard and Baltimore Street, and 12th Street and Truman Road. The District spans eight blocks of new restaurants, entertainment, nightlife and shopping. It is easily accessible from all major highways and attracts millions of visitors each year. The District is about 20 minutes south of the Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and less than 8 minutes south of the Downtown Airport.
Kansas City Live!, also known as KC Live!, is located directly across the street from Sprint Center, in the heart of The Kansas City Power & Light District. The Midwest’s premier dining and entertainment destination, KC Live! features world-class restaurants, taverns and night spots and is open year-round offering a variety of events including concerts, festivals, watch parties and more.
KC Live! destinations include: Johnny’s Tavern, Pizza Bar, County Road Ice House, Cleaver & Cork, McFadden's Sports Saloon, Leinenkugel's KC, The Dubliner, Angels Rock Bar, Mosaic Lounge, Living Room, Howl at the Moon, PBR Big Sky Cowboy Bar, Shark Bar and Flying Saucer. KC Live! features a full-concert stage where the country’s most premiere musicians and bands perform weekly during the summer and for special events throughout the year.
The District and the City have multiple parking garages and surface lots within and surrounding the District. $3 parking is available all day, every day when you dine or shop in the District, in the KC Live! parking garage. Simply have your parking ticket validated before the end of your visit.
Yes. There are multiple valet locations throughout the District. Even more conveniently, you can drop your vehicle off and pick it up at any of the locations.
The Kansas City Power & Light District is an active neighborhood 24 hours a day. Most bars and restaurants are open until 3am. Please refer to an individual tenant's website for their hours of operation.
Yes. KC Live! has several ramps for easy access from the street and the KC Live! parking garage (entrance at 13th St & Grand Blvd). If in the garage, take the elevator located in the southwest corner of the garage up to KC Live!. If entering from the street, take the access ramp located adjacent to Gordon Biersch Brewery on Walnut Street, just north of 14th St. Once inside of KC Live!, there are two ramps to access the four levels of the KC Live! plaza area. The entrance is located on the first tier and the first ramp is in front of Cleaver & Cork. The slow incline goes from the first tier of KC Live! to the second tier. Cross over the second tier to McFadden's to access the second ramp leading up to the third and fourth tiers of the KC Live! plaza is in front of McFadden's Sports Saloon. To access the second level of KC Live! and the clubs on the second level, there are three elevators: one at the Walnut entrance, one in the back (north end) of KC Live, and one at the Grand entrance (near No Other Pub), in case the other two elevators are not accessible. WHEELCHAIR SEATING: During concerts, KC Live! reserves wheelchair seating inside of the KC Beer Garden, located on the second tier in front of McFadden's Sports Saloon.
Yes - The Kansas City Power & Light District offers a gift card that can be used at all of the restaurants, bars, nightclubs, shops and merchants in the Power & Light District. The only venues that do not accept the Power & Light District Gift Card are: Arvest Bank Theater at The Midland, Chipotle and Whopper Bar. Additionally, Onelife Fitness does not accept gift cards at this time. Gift cards may be purchased at The Garment District located at 1350 Main Street. Bulk orders may be purchased by calling (816) 842-1045.
Yes. Please know that KC Live! outdoor area has a code of conduct. After 9 PM or during designated special events, patrons must be 21 years of age or older and possess a valid id; no loitering; no weapons; no panhandling; no solicitation; no disorderly conduct including profanity or profanity on clothing; shoes and shirts must be worn at all times; no bicycles or skateboards; no professional cameras; backpacks & bags are subject to search. For any questions, please ask to speak to a manager or call KCMO Human Relations at (816) 513-1836.
Yes, CLICK HERE to fill out a form to schedule your private event.
Yes. KC Live! is an open-air live music venue, surrounded by restaurants and nightlife establishments. It is covered by a translucent canopy that lets light in but keeps the elements out! It is also equipped with large overhead fans and heaters, benches and seating, fire pits and more. Seating is limited, so arrive early for events to claim the best seats! Lawn chairs are not permitted in KC Live!. Extreme weather may result in the postponement or cancellation of an event. Please check the event calendar on this website for details, should such weather occur.