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...]

5 Convenient Family Activities You Can Enjoy in Kansas City

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School has finally left out, which gives you plenty of time to spend time with your children. Why not plan out different activities the whole family can enjoy? Your activities can range from a pajama party to baking cookies. To help you get started, here are five family-friendly activities you can enjoy in our Kansas City apartments at Fountain … [Read more...]

Overheated? Mix Up Your Workout at The Fountain View Pool

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Did you pack on some extra pounds over the extra-long Winter season? Never fear, Summertime is the perfect time to burn fat quickly and get back in shape. A few visits each week to our Kansas City apartments' heated pool makes it even easier, allowing you the opportunity to fit in your workout without traveling far from home. In fact, pool workouts are a … [Read more...]

Stuck in a Rut? Best Summer Date Ideas in Kansas City

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Take advantage of the great weather this summer and take your date on an outdoor adventure that's sure to be remembered! Here are three great outdoor date ideas in Kansas City that will help keep you on your toes this summer. Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun: Looking for unique, fun date ideas in Kansas City? Be a kid again this summer and take your date … [Read more...]

‘Active Outdoors’ Ranks Summer Fun From Mild to Terrifying

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The summer months can be fleeting. It is a good idea to get out and enjoy as much of the outdoors as you can during this lovely time of the year. There are many things to do in Kansas City that will keep you busy outside of your Fountain View apartment. Walking is a very healthy activity that will increase your metabolism, brighten your mood and get you … [Read more...]

Mini-Getaway: Pack Up for a Camping Retreat Near Kansas City


Is it time to escape for the hustle and bustle of life for a while? Then head on out to the East Kansas City KOA for a fun weekend getaway. Enjoy all the adventure of the great outdoors without having to leave with this great, accessible camping near Kansas City. Sometimes you just want to escape the city for a while and enjoy the peace of the great … [Read more...]

Our Kansas City Apartments Offer Multiple Lease Options

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Finding an apartment that you love and fits your lifestyle can be difficult for most people, and finding one near where you work so you won’t have a terrible commute is even harder. However, if you’re looking for specific leasing options, you may have an even harder time. At Fountain View on the Plaza or Kansas City apartments with short-term leases, … [Read more...]