816 Day is this Sunday and it’s got some great $8.16 deals

The Kansas City Downtown Neighborhood Association is hosting a celebration of Kansas City this Sunday on 8/16. 816 Day is full of great deals from businesses all over the city.

Mayor Lucas officially declared August 16th as 816 Day in 2018. This makes it the newest official holiday in the city.

From deals on dining and shopping to destinations like Union Station, there’s something for everyone on 816 Day. You can find a list of the current specials and learn more about the day here.

Original Fiorella’s Jack Stack location opens back up after remodel

The first ever Fiorella’s Jack Stack in Martin City has gone through a total remodel and is now open for dine-in service. They have a new bar, new patio, and an expanded carry-out menu.

The Martin City location was opened in 1974 by Jack Fiorella and his wife Delores. The world famous BBQ joint has since expanded to 5 locations serving the entire KC Metro area.

To celebrate their grand re-opening this week they will be offering some great specials and off menu classics. Follow Jack Stack on Facebook to stay in touch with the daily specials.

Take the kids to a FREE Drive-In Movie tonight in Overland Park

If you’re still looking for something to do with the kids tonight, Mr. P’z Bar and Grill in Overland Park has got you covered. They are having a free double feature drive in night this evening. They are also offering a full slab of their delicious ribs and 2 sides for only $20.

The movies featured will be The Sandlot (8:30) and Top Gun (10:30). The movies can be listened to on your FM radio.

The movies will be projected onto a 26′ screen in their spacious parking lot located at 103rd and Mastin in Overland Park. They will have carhop service available and a full bar inside so bring your appetites.

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Imo’s Pizza to open second KC location this fall

The news of another Imo’s Pizza opening up in KC this fall has got some people pretty excited. Others insist that the pizza is garbage and doesn’t belong east of Columbia.

Currently the only Imo’s in the KC area is located in south OP near 135th and Quivira. The Westport location closed it’s doors a while back.

Wherever you stand on the Imo’s pizza debate, the new location is slated to open off of Rainbow Blvd near 43rd Street this fall. Are you looking forward to that gooey Provel cheese?

Woodyard Bar B Que opening up pet friendly “Woofyard” soon

It appears as though one of our favorite Kansas City BBQ restaurants is getting ready to open a play area for your furry friends. Woodyard is unveiling Woofyard, which appears to be a play area for patrons dogs.

Woodyard shared the news today in a video posted to both Instagram and Facebook. No word yet on what date the new area will be open for use.

You can find Woodyard Bar B Que’s website here. They are currently offering dine-in, online ordering and curbside pickup.