Dec. 25: Christmas in the Park


Three hundred thousand lights and 175 animated figures light up the Longview Lake Park for the Christmas season. Follow the long line of cars through this winter wonderland, a Kansas City tradition presented by the Jackson County Park and Recreation since 1988.

Location: Longview Lake Park, Longview Lake Campground, 11100 View High Dr., Kansas City, Mo., 64134.
Admission: Free, but donations are accepted and benefit local charities