Bring the Outdoors In With Fall Centerpieces

Bring the Outdoors In With Fall Centerpieces

The fall season will be here in just a few weeks, and we know how excited you are to decorate your Fountain View apartment for the season. You can make fall centerpieces with pumpkins, leaves and other fall elements. Here are a few ideas for decorating the apartment for fall with centerpieces. Thanksgiving Turkey Centerpiece: What could be more … [Read more...]

Let Your Kid’s Creativity Explode at Kaleidoscope

Let Your Kid's Creativity Explode at Kaleidoscope

Trying to find things for the kids to do in Kansas City before summer ends before they head back to school? Then, Kaleidoscope is the place for you. Reopening on September 27, Kaleidoscope is a great place to nourish the creative spirit. It's a place where children are welcome to express themselves creatively, have fun, and feel good about their … [Read more...]

Experience a Movie Like Never Before at the Alamo Drafthouse Theater

Experience a Movie Like Never Before at the Alamo Drafthouse Theater

If looking for unique things to do in Kansas City, you should catch a movie at the Alamo Drafthouse Theater. It's only 11 minutes from our luxury apartments, and you can eat dinner and watch a new release. Not only can you catch new releases, but also classic movies. During the interactive showings of "Rocky Horror Picture Show", the audience is … [Read more...]

Snow in September

Snow in September

One of the places to get a drink in Kansas City is listed in our apartment community hot spots list, and they serve the best-frozen cocktails on the planet. Snow & Co. is a frozen cocktail lounge that also serves food located in the heart of the Crossroads Art District. The ambiance is intimate and the comfy couches will make you feel as if in your … [Read more...]

Inspire the Scientist in Your Family at Science City

Inspire the Scientist in Your Family at Science City

Looking for educational things for kids to do in Kansas City? Look no further than Science City, located by our community at 30 West Pershing Road. It is loaded with fun activities that not only will your children enjoy, but the whole family will love, too. For the budding chef in your family, try out the Test Kitchen, which explains the science behind … [Read more...]

Clean Your Fridge Like a Pro With These Tips

Clean Your Fridge Like a Pro With These Tips

When searching for an apartment in Kansas City, be sure to check out Fountain View on the Plaza. Not only is it a great place to live but also an excellent place to entertain family and friends. When serving your guests you will want to be certain that everything is fresh and ready for consumption. Now is a good time to verify that your refrigerator is … [Read more...]

Try Brazilian Cuisine at Fogo de Chao

Try Brazilian Cuisine at Fogo de Chao

If looking to have a unique dining experience at a restaurant in Kansas City have an upscale meal at Fogo de Chao. There's one located less than one mile from our Fountain View on the Plaza Apartments and while there you can dine on Brazilian cuisine. Your food can be prepared in front of you via table side service from a gaucho chef. They can cut and … [Read more...]

Take Young Artists to Kaleidoscope

Take Young Artists to Kaleidoscope

You may already know about the adult Kansas City attractions near our Fountain View on the Plaza apartments, but there are plenty of children’s activities as well. One great, free attraction for kids is Kaleidoscope, a Hallmark sponsored art center designed to stimulate your child’s creativity. Hallmark provides Kaleidoscope with their leftover … [Read more...]

Spend the Holiday at the Labor Day Dash

Spend the Holiday at the Labor Day Dash

There's no reason to be stuck indoors this Labor Day weekend, so get out of your Kansas City apartment and check out the Labor Day Dash. The Labor Day Dash consists of both a 5K and 10K race and takes place on Saturday, August 30th. The race supports Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City. Here are some tips for preparing for the big race. Gradual … [Read more...]

Check Out the American Royal Quarter Horse Shows

Check Out the American Royal Quarter Horse Shows

There are a wide variety of things to do in Kansas City, but if you're looking to do something a little different, why not pay a visit the American Royal Quarter Horse Show at the Hale Arena this September? The versatile American Quarter Horse with its compact, well-muscled body is the most popular breed of horse in the United States. This annual horse … [Read more...]