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Eight of KC Parks iconic fountains turn blue to support the KC Royals.

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13th Annual Wilderness Run

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Brush Creek Art Walk Exhibit

View the juried art of Brush Creek at the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center through October 24.

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  • GET YOUR BOTTLE OF BLUE! UNIQUE MEMENTO SUPPORTS KANSAS CITY FOUNTAINS. Show your pride for both the Royals and the City of Kansas City, Missouri, by acquiring a commemorative bottle of blue fountain water. Eight major City fountains will flow blue throughout the World Series, and small bottles of blue water are being sold for $5 each as good luck souvenirs. All proceeds go to the City of Fountains Foundation.Mayor Sly James, foundation board member Pat O’Neill, Director of Kansas City Parks and Recreation Mark McHenry and Blue Valley Labs President Waymon Hofheins announced the sale of #KCTrueBlue 2014 blue water this morning by scooping water from the J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain into commemorative bottles at the Country Club Plaza.The 4-ounce bottles are being sold at Plaza Customer Service, 4750 Broadway Blvd. (near the corner of Ward Parkway), Kansas City, Missouri; 816-753-0100. Hours are 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday and noon-6 p.m. Sunday. The water is non-potable and for display purposes only.“Sure, you have a Royals T-shirt and maybe a ball cap, but do you have this?” asked Mayor James as he dunked a commemorative bottle into the blue spray of the J.C. Nichols Fountain. “It would be a great stocking stuffer or treasured keepsake from this outstanding baseball season. Go Royals!” #bluefountains #KCTrueBlue #Royals #worldseries2014 #TaketheCrown
  • The official dipping of the #bluefountains water!#KCRoyals #kctrueblue #TakeTheCrown #KCParks
  • Purchase commemorative #KCTrueBlue #bluefountains water today! {NEWS} Water from Kansas City’s best-known and most-photographed fountain will be scooped into commemorative bottles to launch the sale of blue fountain water. Residents and tourists may purchase these bottles for $5 each to show pride for the Royals and the City of Kansas City, Missouri. All proceeds go to the City of Fountains Foundation.WHO: Mayor Sly James, City of Fountains Foundation board member Pat O’Neill, KC Parks Director Mark L. McHenryWHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 22, 9:30 a.m.WHERE: J.C. Nichols Memorial Fountain at 47th Street and J.C. Nichols ParkwayWHY: To announce the sale of #KCTrueBlue 2014 blue fountain water at Plaza Customer Service, 4750 Broadway Blvd. (near the corner of Ward Parkway), Kansas City, Mo. Eight major Kansas City fountains will flow blue throughout the World Series games.
  • Fall
  • Getting skinny with @kcdirtbag at #kesslerpark #cliffdrive #trails #urbandirty #ecologicalplacemakers #earnyourdirt #urbantrailco
  • #puggleinthpark at The Concourse in Kessler Park. Harley continues her tour of #bluefountains in support of the #Royals quest to #TaketheCrown #BlueOctober #worldseries #KCTrueBlue #KCParks
  • This guy loves fall walks at his favorite park. #oliverthechorkie #loosepark #kcparks #fall
  • Exploring KC! Red Bridge Love Locks in Minor Park #kcparks #KC #sisteradventures