- WHEN: Friday-Sunday
- TIME: Tours depart promptly at 1pm
- HOW MUCH: $57|Adult
- WHAT’S INCLUDED: All food tastings, enough for lunch
- SALES DEADLINE: Tickets must be purchased before 8pm the evening before tour(s)
- WHO: All age groups and fitness levels
- CAPACITY: 14 people per tour
- WHAT TO WEAR: Comfortable clothing and shoes
- WEATHER CONDITIONS: Tour takes place rain or shine
- MEETING POINT: Meets near 18th & Oak Street (Exact meeting location provided with ticket purchase)
KANSAS CITY’S ORIGINAL & AWARD WINNING CULINARY & CULTURE BUS TOUR
Crossroads is home to a hip and happening food scene. Known for its inclusive culture, this is where chefs and restaurateurs have migrated to show off their culinary flair. Amidst the plethora of restaurants and bars, you will find a mix of night clubs, specialty boutiques and galleries and witness the architecture of days-gone-by. Enjoy some fun people-watching (we won’t spoil the fun here!) as we explore this funky little neighborhood, among others, on a 3 hour guided food adventure through Kansas City’s most historic neighborhoods.
WHY TAKE THE KC FOOD & DRINK EXPERIENCE?
Our KC Culinary and Historical Bus Tour helps you slow down and explore Kansas City’s off-the-beaten-path areas, culture and foodie fun, just slightly south of the busy Power & Light District. Get away from the hustle and bustle of the chain restaurants and instead dive deep into the heart of the charming historical areas where Kansas Citians call home. After the guided tour, explore Kansas City’s neighborhoods with confidence and take advantage of thoughtful recommendations from your local Kansas City guide on the area’s full spectrum of cuisine, restaurants, entertainment and cultural offerings.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE KANSAS CITY CULTURAL & CULINARY TOUR
One-of-a-Kind Food Tastings – Our guided KC Culinary & Cultural Bus Tour will visit five to six Kansas City food tasting locations within the epicurean hot-spot neighborhoods of the Crossroads Arts District & the RiverMarket, KC. Mouth-watering food samplings, enough for a hearty lunch, are served from “mom and pop” specialty food stores and one-of-a-kind ethnic eateries. Stops may include Kansas City’s favorite Pizza hangout, a carefully collaborated micro-brew tasting created between coffeehouse and brewery, and Kansas City’s #1 chocolatier.
Eating your way through the tour is just one of the highlights … add a smidge of history, a dash of culture and a pinch of famous name dropping … and you get a delicious afternoon of fun. Our enthusiastic tour guides shares their knowledge and recommendations of architectural standouts, backdoor venues and Kansas City’s role in Prohibition as well as exciting local attractions and restaurants.
WHO SHOULD TAKE THE KANSAS CITY FOOD TOUR?
Our Food Tasting & Cultural Bus Tour is perfect for Kansas City locals and tourists interested in exploring their inner foodie with the local culinary talent. If you enjoy tasting a variety of culinary delights, learning about the surrounding area — art, history and culture — and walking outdoors, then you and Taste of Kansas City food Tours are a match! Whether you are a lifetime local or just visiting, the KC Food & Drink experience offers something for everyone and we guarantee that you will walk away with new knowledge and appreciation for Kansas City’s culinary and historical downtown neighborhoods.
*Please note that all tastings and stops may be subject to change at any time.