Celebrate the magic of the season and join us for the 86th Annual Plaza Lighting 2015 Ceremony on Thanksgiving evening.
The live show begins at 6pm with a special tribute to our World Champion Royals and will end with Kansas City native and No. 1 New York Times Bestselling author of Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn as she flips the switch and lights up the Plaza. Indie rock band The Hembree will perform a free show following the ceremony.
Arrive early for the Pre-show beginning at 5pm with live Kansas City bands performances and great giveaways from KCP&L.
Can't make it to the Plaza Lighting 2015 Event? Tune into KSHB-TV 41 to watch the ceremony live beginning at 6pm, or stream it online at kshb.com. Visit countryclubplaza.com for a ceremony map, parking guide and information on Plaza stores and restaurants open on Thanksgiving.
All the fun takes place on the Main Stage at Nichols Road & Pennsylvania by Brio Tuscan Grille.
5 - 6pm | KCPL Pre-show
Giveaways & performances by The Snow Globes, KC Rep, KCB-II, SunRaise Choir, Paul Mesner Puppets
6 - 7pm | Plaza Lighting 2015 Ceremony
Royals Tribute, Gillian Flynn, KCP&L Plaza Lights Players, Snow Globes, Isaac Cates and Ordained
6:54pm | Flip of Switch with Gillian Flynn
Followed by three simultaneous fireworks displays
7 - 8pm | Post Plaza Lighting 2015 Concert with The Hembree
The magic of the season continues each night when the plaza lights come on at 5pm through Sunday, January 17.
THANKSGIVING ON THE PLAZA
Enjoy Thanksgiving dinner before the plaza Lighting 2016 Ceremony at one of our fine restaurants or cozy cafes. Visit Our list of Kansas City Restaurants for a complete list of Thanksgiving dining options.
SANTA PAWS IS COMING TO TOWN
Come down to the Plaza for Santa photos with your pets, family, kids, friends - everyone is welcome! Santa Paws is located at 314 Ward Parkway next to Zoom Toy Store. Opening day is Friday, Nov. 27 from noon - 4pm, the day after the plaza lighting 2015 KC ceremony, and then every Saturday and Sunday through Dec. 20. Photo packages start at $10 and proceeds benefit The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City.
COREPOWER YOGA GRAND OPENING
Roll out your mat and experience what it's like to crank yoga up to 11 during Corepower Yoga's grand opening event on Monday, November 30 from 6 - 7pm. Come check out the studio, meet fantastic instructors and practice a class. Plus, stick around for fun and refreshments from Simple Science Juices and AY Musik! Wyandotte next to Fiorella's Jack Stack BBQ.
Experience the best in makeup, skin care, fragrance, hair - and use innovative tools to find the right shades and formulas for you. Pop in for a Mini Makeover at the Beauty Studio, or book a service with a Beauty Advisor to get personalized, unbiased advice. Experience the beauty of Sephora. Nichols Road next to BCBG.
BLUEMERCURY NOW OPEN Just in Time for the Plaza Lighting 2015 KC Celebration
Calling all Beauty Junkies! bluemercury represents some of the world's most coveted cosmetic, skincare and hair products. Such as well known makeup artist lines Laura Mercier, Trish McEvoy, Bobbi Brown and Nars. Skincare solutions from M-61 Skincare, Revive, La Mer, skinceuticals, Dermalogica and Darphin. Hard to find niche brands like Ren, Caudalie and Mario Badescu. Nichols Road next to Eileen Fisher.
plaza lighting 2015 by KCMB Kansas City News, official kc news site with breaking stories on The Kansas City Royals, Chiefs, charity events, the 2012 MLB All Star Game, weather, sports, MU, KU, ufo sightings, dui checkpoints, Kansas City neighborhoods, nightlife, concerts, the Sprint Center, the Power and Light District and current Kansas City news articles.