Visit the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Visit the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is a 300-acre landscaped and ecologically-sound gem within the city. It's a perfect location for a hike any day of the year, and the park is only closed Christmas Day, so if you feel the need to get out into the open air, why not check out the five miles of hiking trails at Overland Park? The gardens are … [Read more...]

Naka-Kon Descends Upon Overland Park, March 13-15

Naka-Kon Descends Upon Overland Park, March 13-15

If you have a soft spot in your heart for anime, manga, or Japanese culture in general, then you're going to love Naka-Kon Anime Convention in Overland Park. Held annually in Overland Park, Naka-Kon is a three-day convention celebrating all things "otaku".  If you haven't heard of the term before, you've almost certainly heard of the things that otaku … [Read more...]

Overland Park Gets a Lesson from School of Rock

Overland Park Gets a Lesson from School of Rock

You're never too young to join a band if the School of Rock in Overland Park has anything to say about it. This is where kids unwind and learn what it takes to play an instrument, jam, and be a rock star. With a mission to "inspire kids to rock on stage and in life", the School of Rock offers several options that will have youngsters well on their way … [Read more...]

Green Up Your Daily Travel with These Tips

Green Up Your Daily Travel with These Tips

Living a green lifestyle means changing up a few aspects of your life, such as making your daily commute a bit greener. The next time you travel from your Signature Place Apartment, consider using the following tips for making your daily travel green. Public Transportation: You can use up less gas and money by taking public transportation, whether it be … [Read more...]

Discover New Jazz Bars in Kansas City

Discover New Jazz Bars in Kansas City

One of the best ways to keep your new year exciting is to make plans to get out and experience live jazz in Kansas City. There is no shortage of places to listen. Here are a few jazz bars in Kansas City that you can sample on a Saturday night. Some Kansas City jazz bars also serve up some of the city's finest restaurant fare. BB's Lawnside BBQ at … [Read more...]

The Sprint Center Hosts the Professional Bull Riders’ Kansas City Invitational

The Sprint Center Hosts the Professional Bull Riders' Kansas City Invitational

The Professional Bull Riders' Kansas City Invitational is one event that rodeo fans cannot miss. This year's event to be held on February 21 -22 at the Sprint Center will be the 12th year that these amazing riders and the bucking bulls will be in Kansas City. The riders will be looking to stay on the bulls for at least 8 seconds. Staying on bulls … [Read more...]

2/27 Support HALO at their 10th Annual Artreach Auction

2/27 Support HALO at their 10th Annual Artreach Auction

Be sure to support the HALO Artreach Auction and help the plight of orphans. This auction will celebrate its tenth anniversary on February 27 from 7 – 11 p.m. at Sporting Kansas City. A fun birthday theme will be part of the celebrations at this formal event that will include cocktails and dinner. On auction will be ten extreme birthday auction … [Read more...]

Show Your Love with these Valentine’s Day Treats

Show Your Love with these Valentine's Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, show those special people in your life how much they mean to you by a handmade treat. These Valentine's Day treats ideas range from very simple to more involved but all can be prepared in your Signature Place apartment with ease. Bring them breakfast in bed with this unique twist on a diner classic. Eggs … [Read more...]

Russian National Ballet Theatre to Perform at the Kauffman Center

Russian National Ballet Theatre to Perform at the Kauffman Center

Mesmerizing performances at Kauffman Center in Kansas City occurred when the legendary Russian National Ballet Theatre danced onto the stage on this past Sunday, January 18. Part of the Harriman-Jewell series, the acclaimed dance ensemble performed the classic ballet Giselle. This limited engagement wasn't one to miss as the 50-member Russian … [Read more...]

Overland Park Arboretum Hosts a Kansas Day Celebration

Overland Park Arboretum Hosts a Kansas Day Celebration

Want to come and enjoy a fun day at the Kansas Day Celebration? It is the 154th birthday celebration for the state of Kansas and is celebrated in Kansas by families who grew up in Kansas. Overland Park Arboretum is hosting a Kansas Day Celebration for those who live in Kansas and for those who have moved away and wants to remember their heritage. Below is … [Read more...]