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There’s a reason Kansas City is known as "the Paris of the Plains." You’ll find everything you need for a memorable and enjoyable visit. The growing culinary scene features a mix of novel dishes from award-winning chefs and classic local cuisine. (You haven’t really lived until you’ve had authentic Kansas City barbeque). Charming boutiques, museums, art galleries, jazz clubs, and an active nightlife will keep you occupied and enthralled during your down time.

Here are just a few areas to explore that are sure to make Kansas City a destination you’ll never forget:  

AAFP National Conference | July 28–30, 2022

Kansas City, MO | Kansas City Convention Center | Exhibit Halls B, C, D

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Kansas City Power & Light District

Explore this premier entertainment area, just steps from the Kansas City Convention Center, where popular restaurants, trendy retailers, and unparalleled nightlife create an electric atmosphere in the heart of downtown.

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Crossroads Arts District

Who knew Kansas City was a hotbed for culture, arts, and creativity? We did. Experience it for yourself when you make a short trip to see the galleries and shops in this lively arts district.

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Country Club Plaza

With the finest restaurants, top fashion houses, and unique Spanish architecture, this is a shopper’s paradise and a can’t-miss stop during your visit to Kansas City.

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River Market

Home to the city’s largest and oldest farmer’s market, visit this riverside neighborhood to get your fix of fresh produce, historic sights, and local and international fare.

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Kansas City’s old-world charm proudly shines through this area that was originally a 19th-century trading hub. While you won’t find many covered wagons here anymore, you will find an abundance of historic buildings, delicious food, and nighttime hot spots.

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