Thursday, October 12 – This month’s Coffee, Culture and Conversation will meet at La Pina Loka, 4838 E. 9th St. The event begins at 10 a.m. and will conclude with a tour of Sala de Arte art space next door. Sponsored by the Northeast Chamber of Commerce. Free, all are welcome.

Saturday, October 14 – Explore Northeast Kansas City’s historic architecture on the 10th Annual Northeast Kansas City Historical Society Homes Tour from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year’s tour will be in the North Scarritt Renaissance Neighborhood. Tickets available at

Saturday, October 14 – PH Orchard Fest from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. There’ll be bounce houses, raffles, costume swaps, and the goats of Kessler Park! Food, drinks, family friendly neighborhood fun at Independence Plaza Park.

Saturday, October 14 – PH Fairy Lights & Alley Murals Wrap Party at 5 p.m. Meet up in Pendleton Heights’ Jade Alley. Check out the completed murals and visit with the Kansas City Art Institute students who created them. Wear comfortable shoes for the after dark Fairy Light Walk. At 8 p.m., Freight Train Rabbit Killer takes the stage at Lexington Ave & Ord St.

Saturday, October 14 – Join Independence Boulevard Christian Church for their free Harvest Festival from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Face painting! Trunk or Treat! Cookout! Live music! A community fair and more! 606 Gladstone Ave.

Saturday, October 14 – Eleos Ministries Worship Night, 6:30 pm, Scuola Vita Nuova Charter School, 535 Garfield Ave. Come hear the ways God has moved at Eleos in 2023, and experience live worship music, powerful testimonies, and delicious coffee and desserts. This is a free event but donations are appreciated. Please RSVP and we’ll see you then!  

Starting Thursday, October 19 – Get ready to run Amuck, Amuck, Amuck Pop-Up Bar with the Sanderson Sisters! Join them for spooky cocktail concoctions and snacks in this Hocus Pocus inspired pop-up, haunting PH Coffee on 6 select dates from 10/19 – 10/28. Thursday, Friday & Saturday performances only. Advanced reservations recommended. Doors open 7 p.m., showtime 7:30 p.m. Bar open until 10 p.m. More info at