Featured events

12th Annual Taste of Zona Rosa DETAILS

Sunday, October 23rd
The Grove

The Northland Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the 12th annual, A Taste of Zona Rosa, which will be held on October 23rd, 2016 at Zona Rosa.

Nearly 200 members of our community attend this fun-filled event featuring culinary, visual, and musical arts, plus a silent auction.

Northland Symphony Orchestra is now in its 50th Season of providing FREE orchestra concerts to the entire Kansas City area – with performances exclusively in the Northland.

The community orchestra provides student, amateur, and professional musicians an opportunity to perform in five concerts during the season and helps make classical music accessible to everyone. The proceeds from this, our annual Gala event, will help the Orchestra continue to offer their concerts free of charge for many years to come.

For more information on the Northland Symphony, and/or to purchase tickets to this event, visit: »

A Paw Up for Homeless Families & Pets (Pet Costumes on Parade) DETAILS

Sunday, October 23rd, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Town Square

Hillcrest Ministries and Stanley the English Bulldog have joined together in an effort to help families in need, by hosting a "pawesome" Halloween pet parade! Bring your crowd-friendly pets to Zona Rosa on Sunday the 23rd and enter them into the fur-bulous costume contest for a chance to win fun prizes. (Entry is $10.00 or $10+ in canned goods/paper goods) Stick around for additional fun including Stanley's kissing booth, a pet agility course, a prize wheel/raffle drawings, and visit with some pet inspired vendors! *No pre-registration required – just show up at 1pm to register.

Click here to view the event flyer! »


Northland SAFE Trick or Treat (Halloween Night) DETAILS

Monday, October 31st, 5:00PM-9:00PM
The Stoddard Bridge just north of Town Square

Safe Trick or Treat returns to Zona Rosa for it's 5th year on Halloween night! Northland children will once again have a fun, safe and FREE opportunity to Trick or Treat in the presence of local KCPD officers, who help pass out candy!

Click DETAILS (to the right) for additional information.

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The Book "Werm" Sale DETAILS

Friday, November 4, 10:00 AM-8:00 PM & Saturday, November 5, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM
The Grove

The third annual Book WERM Sale November 4 & 5, in The Grove, will feature over 5000 books being sold at bargain prices. Hard back and soft cover will be $1. Paper backs and children’s books will be 50 cents. Click "DETAILS" for more information.

Northern Lights Holiday Lighting Ceremony DETAILS

Saturday, November 19 | Official Lighting at Approximately 6:00 p.m.
Zona Rosa Town Square

Zona Rosa will kick off the 2016 holiday season with a special lighting ceremony to spotlight the large crowns hung above the streets, as well as the featured 50 foot Christmas tree in Town Square. The community is invited to this FREE program including the official arrival of the holiday Fairy Princess & Santa Claus!

Visits with the Fairy Princess DETAILS

Saturday, November 19 - Thursday, December 1

Drawing from longtime local traditions, Zona Rosa once again features the Fairy Princess this holiday season! The Fairy Princess arrives at Zona Rosa on Saturday, Nov. 19 as part of the Northern Lights Holiday Lighting Ceremony. Share your holiday wishes with her and receive a special gift. Click details for additional information, including visiting hours for the princess and the igloo!

Breakfast with the Fairy Princess DETAILS

Saturday, November 26, 8:30 a.m. (Seating begins at 8:00 a.m.)

Children are invited to meet the Fairy Princess during an enchanted breakfast and tell her their special holiday wishes. The event features holiday entertainment, a child-friendly breakfast menu and a special gift from the Fairy Princess. Advance tickets are required and will be available for purchase at Zona Rosa Guest Services beginning Nov. 1.

PJ Party with St. Nick, presented by North Kansas City Hospital DETAILS

Friday, December 2nd - 6:00 PM
The Grove

Santa makes his formal arrival with a fun pajama party for the whole family! (Click "details" for more information on this fun-filled holiday event!)

Breakfast with Santa Claus DETAILS

Saturday, December 3, 8:30AM (Seating begins at 8:00AM)

Breakfast with Santa at Zona Rosa has become a wonderful family tradition in the Northland. The event features fun-loving holiday entertainment, a kid-friendly breakfast menu, and a special gift from Santa Claus.

Advance tickets are required and will be available for purchase at Zona Rosa Guest Services beginning Nov. 1.

Visits with Santa Claus DETAILS

Santa Claus (December 3 - December 24)
The Grove

Visit Santa Claus and take a walk through a wintery igloo - click "DETAILS" to learn more!