Pumpkin Decorating Projects to Try at Home

Pumpkin Decorating Projects to Try at Home

Nothing says Fall like pumpkins, and here at Signature Place Apartments it's that time of year again. If you're looking for inspiration on how to decorate using pumpkins, consider some of these tips: Washi tape can be found in all patterns and colors. Why not decorate pumpkins by wrapping strips of colorful tape around them, or by cutting squares to … [Read more...]

Head North to Jowler Creek for Wine Tastings, Tours, and Sales this Season

Head North to Jowler Creek for Wine Tastings, Tours, and Sales this Season

One of the wineries near Kansas City you need to check out this fall is Jowler Creek Vineyard & Winery located just 30 minutes north of downtown Kansas City. Jowler Creek is Missouri’s first green vineyard and winery, and use green technologies like solar power to produce their wines. Sheep control the weeds and chickens reduce the insects. The … [Read more...]

Check Out the Historic City Market for Shopping, Events, and Festive Fall Recipes

Check Out the Historic City Market for Shopping, Events, and Festive Fall Recipes

The historic City Market is the oldest Farmers’ Market in Kansas City where dining, shopping and entertainment combines at one location. City Market is open daily and is located in an open-air setting. The market offers you fresh seasonal produce, meat, specialty groceries, flowers and gift items from nearby farms and around the globe. It offers … [Read more...]

Are You Ready to Tackle Kansas City’s Haunted Attractions?

Are You Ready to Tackle Kansas City's Haunted Attractions?

It is horror season in October and exploring haunted houses in near Overland Park, is all about taming the beast... Kansas City’s four epic haunted houses in the West Bottoms are among the scariest in America. Chambers of Edgar Allen Poe – Paranormal activity has been recorded here; there are ties to Poe’s tales of madness and a 4-story window … [Read more...]

For a Day of Culture, Visit the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

For a Day of Culture, Visit the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

Many people in our community do not know that our local community college has been named one of the top ten colleges for it's public art collection. So if you are looking for things to do in Overland Park, grab your family and friends and head over to the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, which is housed at Johnson County Community College. The Museum … [Read more...]

Visit the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

Visit the Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead

The Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead features many animals and birds of prey on display. There is a country schoolhouse set among the apple orchards, a fishpond where you can fish, take pony rides, and more. Overland Park's police officer, Deanna Rose, had a dream to bring the kids from the city to the farm. Here they can account for memories like bottle … [Read more...]

Spend the Day at Crown Center

Spend the Day at Crown Center

Looking for things to do in Overland Park? Grab a friend a head on over to the Crown Center, which has plenty of enjoyable shops, restaurants, and exciting events to keep you smiling for hours. It would be easy to spend an entire day there and not once get bored. The Crown Center has some wonderful local businesses to shop and eat in, as well as a … [Read more...]

Shopping on a Budget is Easier at Legends Outlets

Shopping on a Budget is Easier at Legends Outlets

Many of us in our community are shopping with a purpose, and one of the easiest places to do it is at the Legends Outlets, located adjacent to the Kansas Speedway. The Legends outlets is the perfect place to go if you are looking for things to do near Overland Park. It has some of the top brands available, but at prices that can't be beat. For the … [Read more...]

Chocolate for Any Occasion at Andre’s

Chocolate for Any Occasion at Andre's

If you're craving something sweet, there's plenty of places near our Signature Place Apartments that has gourmet treats. One local cafe that sells desserts in Overland Park is Andre's. At this shop there's a wide variety of chocolate desserts. You could get a chocolate bar, chocolate mold, chocolate drink, chocolate covered almonds, candy, or … [Read more...]

Have a Drink at the Fox and Hound

Have a Drink at the Fox and Hound

After a hard day at work, sometimes it is nice to stop and have a drink. If you are looking for places to drink in Overland Park, stop in at Fox & Hound. At Fox & Hound Sports Tavern you get a great choice of appetizers, entrée and drink specials, all while watching your favorite teams on the big screens. If you know someone who loves Fox & … [Read more...]