St. Patrick’s Day parade on Broadway

Details you need for getting around during St. Patrick’s parade

Courtesy parade committee. The 44th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade begins Thursday at 11 a.m. at the corner of Linwood and Broadway. The parade route runs down Broadway to 43rd Street. The parade route will close Broadway from Linwood Blvd ...

Planning a parade: Woody’s Classic Sports Bar ready for brisk business

Things are brisk along the St. Patrick’s Day parade route, so businesses adapt. Woody’s Classic Sports Bar, 3740 Broadway, will open at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday and close at about 6 p.m. That’s opposite hours, said manager Michelle Wyssmann, ...

Planning a parade: Chez Charlie owner says “It’s not a sane day”

Mauzey was in Chez Charlie Monday, replacing some records in his juke box with Irish tunes. Larry Mauzey’s two bars on Broadway are known for darts, but no projectiles will fly Thursday on St. Patrick’s Day. All dart boards will be removed ...

Planning a parade: Show time for the parade committee

It takes many volunteers to pull off a successful parade, such as these members of the 2015 Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day committee. Courtesy KCIrishParade.com. The 44th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade will march through Midtown on Thursday ...

Uptown Arts Bar starts getting ready for St. Pat’s in January

In the first of our stories about preparations for the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Midtown, how one local bar prepares for the crowd along Broadway.Sponsored post Sponsored post There is a leprechaun to hire, Irish whiskey to stockpile ...

Scandinavian food coming to Broadway – not grandma’s meatballs

This building at 37th and Broadway will open in February as Krokstrom Klubb & Market. Scandinavian food is far more than meatballs and pickled herring, but those – rebooted for modern tastes – will soon be included in a huge menu ...

Broadway Westport Council celebrates progress

The new Broadway Westport Council board of directors was elected last night at the group’s annual meeting. It has been a momentous year for Broadway Boulevard, according to Broadway Westport Council President Kirk Isenhour. He addressed ...

MGE building project moves forward

The city council planning and zoning committee on Wednesday approved and advanced a plan that the developer said could bring 500 new residents to Midtown. The project, which begins with renovating the MGE building at Broadway and 34th street ...

Santa Dash race in Westport this weekend

Westport’s Santa Dash, scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 5, is expected to bring around a thousand Santas in running shoes to Westport.  The annual race event is a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City. Everyone who registers ...