The Weekend To-Do List: August 22-24 | KCUR

The Weekend To-Do List: August 22-24

Aug 21, 2014

Kansas City BaconFest 2009

Everything's better with bacon, especially the weekend!  Check out Brian McTavish's Weekend To-Do List where there's something for every taste.

Bacon Fest 2014
Massive appreciation and ingestion
2 to 5 p.m. Saturday
Union Station, 30 W. Pershing
Admission: $50 (GA), $100 (VIP)

ZZ Top and Jeff Beck
Rock ’n’ boogie
7 p.m. Saturday
Starlight Theatre, 4600 Starlight Road in Swope Park
Tickets: $20 to $127.50

American Jazz Walk of Fame Induction Ceremony and Concert
Inaugural event honoring jazz greats at 18th and Vine
6:30 p.m. Saturday
American Jazz Museum, 1616 E. 18th
Admission: Free to ceremony; $25 for concert by Count Basie Orchestra, Bobby Watson & American Jazz Orchestra and Regina Belle

Drunken Personal History
KC Improv Company acts out wild tales of live storytellers
10 p.m. Saturday
Kick Comedy Theatre, 4010 Pennsylvania
Tickets: $8 ($5 with student ID)

Kansas City Ballet’s KC Dance Day
Free dance classes and performances for all, plus open rehearsal by members of Kansas City Ballet
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday
Todd Bolender Center, 500 W. Pershing
Admission: Free