Weekend Bucket List: Midwest June 23–25

Looking for things to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered!


Kansas City Zoo | Bring the family to the Kansas City Zoo this weekend and check out the shaded Sea Lion Exhibit!

Missouri Institute of Natural Science | Both children and adults will enjoy learning about plants, animals, and minerals. Admission is free, however donations are encouraged.


Maker Faire | This fair will be fun for the whole family! Local artists, inventors, scientists, and more feature their creations and inventions. Maker Faire takes place June 24–25 at Union Station in Kansas City.

Exploration Place | This weekend, take the family to see the Hall of Heroes exhibit at Exploration Place in Wichita.


Field Market Days | From lake-front views, good food, live music, and more there’s a lot to enjoy at the Field Market Days. This free event at The Field Museum takes place on Saturdays.

Movies in the Parks at Jonquil | Movies at the Park is a great Chicago summer tradition. Don’t miss La La Land June 25 at Jonquil Park.


Clemens Gardens | Take a stroll through Clemens Gardens this weekend in St. Cloud.

Minnehaha Regional Park | Check out the 53-foot waterfall, limestone bluffs, and more at Minnehaha Regional Park in Minneapolis.


Campus Maritus Park | Enjoy the park, scenery, and more at Campus Maritus Park in Detroit.

Kayaking | Rent a kayak or bring your own! Discover different rivers in Kalamazoo.

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