Winter Activities in Kansas City

There’s something magical about Kansas City winters. Thick blankets of snow make the skyline picturesque and give us an opportunity to snuggle with loved ones. While Topsy’s popcorn can be enjoyed any season, it tastes extra sweet when paired with hot chocolate.

Here’s a list of holiday activities in Kansas City that are as much a part of the city’s tradition as Topsy’s Popcorn.

Ice Skating in Crown Center

Grab a cozy sweater and glide in Crown Center’s Ice Terrace. Ice skate with family on the weekend or snuggle with a date underneath the massive Kansas City Christmas tree. Make the trip extra sweet by grabbing hot chocolate from the nearby Christopher Elbow chocolate.

Shop at River Market’s Merry Market

Every year River Market transforms into a gift-hunter’s dream. Wander around and discover ceramics, treats and seasonal drinks from local vendors. Lucky visitors can say hello The Kansas City Museum’s Fairy Princess during one of her visits.

Holiday Canisters from TopsysSee the Plaza Lights

The Plaza Lights are a Kansas City classic. Admire the glimmering lights while munching on Topsy’s holiday popcorn tin. Take extra time to look while shopping during the Plaza shops extended hours.

Chill Out with the Animals at The Kansas City Zoo

The Kansas City Zoo becomes extra-fun for families in the winter. See Santa deliver special presents to the zoo animals or watch the penguin march. Don’t forget to wave hi to our winter-loving friends in the polar bear and seal exhibits.

Ride the Polar Express at Union Station

Union Station offers fun family activities throughout the holiday season including the famous holiday train. Adults can enjoy a warming meal at Pierpont’s and walk around the beautiful Christmas tree. Munch on caramel popcorn while watching one of the holiday classic movies that Union Station shows.

The Best Holiday Gift

Topsy’s holiday tins provide the perfect snack for any holiday event. Celebrate a Kansas City tradition by ordering one of Topsy’s popcorn tins.