KC Restaurant Week kicks off today with a record number of participating restaurants. You can also take your pick of Chiefs watch parties, or celebrate seven years of Bier Station.
"Kansas City Restaurant Week returns Jan. 10-19 and will offer diners the most dining options in its history. The 11th Annual Kansas City Restaurant Week (KCRW) presented by Sysco Kansas City will include 218 restaurants across the metro, offering custom, multiple-course menus at lunch and dinner under two price tiers – $15 and $35. Of the 218 restaurants, 40 are first-time participants."
"We celebrate our 7th anniversary all day Saturday, Jan. 11, with KC's first, all-metro tap takeover. We've asked breweries East, West, North and South in KC to bring us their favorite, rarest, sourest, funkiest, beers to our tap wall." All day.
"No Passport Required explores other cultures through the cuisine of America's thriving immigrant communities. Watch selected scenes from the new season at this special screening. Danielle Lehman of Open Belly podcast will moderate a panel discussion with local chefs on their experiences as restaurateurs in their respective communities. Then sample some of their favorite menu items and begin your own journey discovering other cultures right here in Kansas City. Local support provided by 2020 Kansas City Restaurant Week presented by Sysco Kansas City, Open Belly podcast and Don Bosco Senior Center." From 3 to 5pm. Free to attend.
"We will be debuting Green Dragon NEIPA on tap at the Bier Station 7th Anniversary Party/KC Metro Brewery Tap Takeover on Sat, 1/11 (at Bier Station). Then, it’ll be on tap and available in 4pk 16oz cans on Sun 1/12 at the BKS Artisan Ales tasting room starting at 11am. Stop in for beers before the Chiefs playoff game and we’ll stay open till the game is over. Green Dragon comes in at 7.5% ABV and features American and English malts, wheat, oats, and is double dry-hopped with a huge amount of Simcoe, Galaxy and Citra hops." From 11am to 5pm.
"C’mon down and cheer on our Chiefs! Tall Tale Vintage will be here setting up shop with tons of rad vintage Chiefs gear too! We’ll have the sound on for the game ...and did you know, you’ll get a $1 swifty pour every time we score a touchdown? Yep! Let’s go Chiefs! As always, BYO snacks." From 2 to 5pm.
"Join us in the taproom to cheer on the Chiefs! Bring your own snacks and tailgate foods. As always, Border Brew Co is pet and family friendly." From 2 to close.
"Root on the Kansas City Chiefs during their playoff game this Sunday, January 12 with local musician Travis Marvin at The Fontaine. Head to the hotel’s 7th floor to watch the game which will be followed by a live set by Travis Marvin. Food and drink specials will be available, and ticket price includes complimentary self parking." From 2 to close. Tickets are $10, available here.