Legends Outlets to celebrate the grand opening of its new community space The Lawn with special events and activities Aug. 23-24
Grand opening weekend includes a young professionals’ night, and a family fun day complete with music, food, giveaways, activities, a Sporting Kansas City player appearance and more
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Aug. 14, 2019) – Legends Outlets will host two days of events to celebrate the grand opening of The Lawn, a new community space at the west end of the center. The celebrations will take place Friday, Aug. 23, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. All grand opening events are free to attend and open to the public.
The Lawn will provide shoppers, visitors, families and community members with an engaging gathering space for leisure activities, picnics, screenings and events of all kinds. Features include a large green space, shade structures, seating areas, and interactive elements including two jumbo outdoor LED screens.
Grand Opening Event Details
Young Professionals Night: Friday, Aug. 23, 4-7 p.m.
The grand opening weekend of The Lawn kicks off on Friday, Aug. 23, with a night for young professionals. Individuals and organizations from around Kansas City are invited to The Lawn for a night of networking and mingling, complete with music, giveaways, yard games, a beer garden and light bites from Yard House. Legends Outlets will also broadcast the Royals game, which starts at 6:20 p.m. Additionally, the first 20 people to arrive will receive a Kansas City T-Bones ticket voucher, redeemable at the box office for one reserved seat ticket to any home game.
Friday highlights include:
- Entertainment by DJ Max James featuring a live musician collaboration
- A beer garden near Yard House - Guests must be ages 21 or older to consume alcohol. The first 100 guests ages 21 or older who show a valid I.D. will receive one complimentary drink ticket.
- Light bites provided by Yard House
- Giveaways - Guests can enter to win various prizes throughout the evening at the Legends Outlets’ VIP tent.
Morning Workout on The Lawn in Partnership with Nike: Saturday, Aug. 23, 10-11 a.m.
The grand opening weekend of The Lawn continues Saturday morning with a complimentary 50-minute workout class featuring Tony Temple of The Burn KC and Core Power Yoga in partnership with Nike. Guests should be prepared to sweat! The class will combine cardio and yoga moves choreographed to music for a total-body workout designed to get heart rates pumping. The class is open to people of all ages and fitness levels while space allows. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the Legends Outlets VIP tent, and all attendees must sign a waiver prior to starting the class. Guests are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat, towel and water.
Additionally, the first 25 participants to register at 9:30 a.m. and complete the class will receive a Nike swag bag, including a $25 Nike Factory gift card, water bottle and small towel. Limit one swag bag per participant per family. Participants can claim their swag bag at the Legends Outlets’ VIP tent after completing the class.
Family Fun Day: Saturday, Aug. 23, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Immediately following the morning workout session, the grand opening celebration at The Lawn will continue with fun for the whole family. Saturday activities and events include yard games, a petting zoo, face painting, prize giveaways, sips and snacks, mascot appearances, a Sporting KC autograph signing, and more.
Additionally, Legends Outlets will announce the $500 gift card winner from its back-to-school BINGO campaign. BINGO cards are currently available to print online, here. To be eligible to win the $500 grand prize, BINGO cards must be completed and turned in by 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23.
Saturday highlights include:
- A Sporting KC player appearance and autograph signing featuring all-star defender Graham Zusi from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Limit one autographed item per person. Sporting KC Ambassadors will be on-site from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with prizes, ticket giveaways, soccer activities, and the Sporting KC No Other Bus bus.
- Mascot appearances including Blue from Sporting KC, Sizzle from the Kansas City T-Bones, and more.
- Complimentary face painting and balloon artists
- Entertainment by DJ Max James
- Giveaways - Guests can enter to win various prizes throughout the day at the Legends Outlets’ VIP tent, including $25 Nike gift cards and Nike backpacks. Limit one prize per family member.
About Legends Outlets Kansas City
Located in the heart of Village West, the state of Kansas’ top tourist destination, Legends Outlets Kansas City is the only outlet shopping destination serving the greater metropolitan region. Conveniently situated at the intersection of Interstate 435 and Parallel Parkway, just north of Interstate 70 in Kansas City, Kansas, Legends Outlets is the home to more than 75 leading designer and favorite brand-name stores including Coach, Banana Republic Factory Store, Gap Factory, J.Crew | crewcuts, Nike Factory Store, Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store, Tommy Hilfiger Outlet, Victoria’s Secret, Under Armour® Factory House and Vans Outlet, among many more, which offer savings of up to 65 percent off regular retail prices. Also featuring a wide array of restaurant and entertainment venues, the property welcomes more than 10 million guests annually. The center is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with some venues open extended hours. To learn more about Legends Outlets Kansas City, visit LegendsShopping.com or call (913) 788-3700. “Like” Legends Outlets on Facebook (facebook.com/LegendsOutlets), follow on Twitter (@LegendsShopping) and follow on Instagram (@LegendsOutlets).