Have a scary good time and see how KC earned its spooky nickname in the West Bottoms area, home to The Edge of Hell (KC’s oldest haunted house) and The Beast, America’s largest.Spice things up with a visit to Original Juan’s, a hot sauce and salsa production facility.The literal translation of Dim Sum is “the point of the heart.” Enjoy the popular Cantonese tradition with your significant other at Bo Ling’s, where a parade of push carts present delicacies such as crispy shrimp, roast pork, sticky rice and dumplings.Enjoy a relaxed, interactive evening out with a cooking class at The Culinary Center of Kansas City.A popular spot for proposals and weddings, the centerpiece of the 75-acre park is the Laura Conyers Smith Municipal Rose Garden, which features 3,000 roses of 150 varieties. Take in the architecture, fountains, sights and sounds of the gorgeous 15-block Country Club Plaza with a romantic horse-drawn carriage ride or a gondola float on the adjacent Brush Creek.
Go out on a limb for love at Treeclimbing Kansas City.
Wine-hop through Weston, Missouri, a beautiful historic town just 30 minutes from Downtown KC. The programing at Uptown Arts Bar changes nightly, with poetry slams, live readings, improv shows, DJ sets and open sketch nights, where aspiring artists draw portraits using a live model.
For the young (sweethearts) at heart, let loose at Legoland Discovery Center’s “No Kids Allowed” Nights.
Soar through the trees with your sweetheart at Zip KC.
An exhilarating date for thrill seekers, the 143-acre ziplining park features a 65-foot tower and nine lines, some reaching speeds up to 50mph.