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KC Film Office increases rebate to productions

KC Film Office increases rebate to productions

October 11, 2017
Kansas City, Mo.—the first and only city in America to enact a local film incentive without having an active state incentive—has increased its rebate to 10 percent. The update, passed by a unanimous City Council vote, becomes effective Nov. 1,...
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Kansas City BBQ: 6 Top Picks You Won’t Want to Miss

Kansas City BBQ: 6 Top Picks You Won’t Want to Miss

Travel Channel | October 09, 2017
"Barbecue joints on both sides—in Kansas and Missouri—are known to serve up some of the best pulled pork, brisket and burnt ends. You may need to spend a few days just taste-testing the barbecue all around town."
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The Best Cities to Visit on a Budget

The Best Cities to Visit on a Budget

MSN | October 05, 2017
"You’re going to want to eat a lot of barbecue in Kansas City, but luckily, you can easily do that for cheap. Line up for Arthur Bryant's Legendary Kansas City BBQ or hit up local favorite Jack Stack BBQ. Once you’re full, head to the Boulevard Brewing Company for a tour or ride the KC Streetcar — both for free."
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8 Restaurants You Can’t Miss in Kansas City, Missouri

8 Restaurants You Can’t Miss in Kansas City, Missouri

Food Republic | September 27, 2017
"For hungry travelers, the city of Kansas City, Missouri, is forever synonymous with two things: barbecue and steakhouses. While both are undoubtedly worth tucking into, there’s far more to dining in KC than smoky, meaty pleasures."
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Kansas City breaks tourism records

Kansas City breaks tourism records

September 14, 2017
Kansas City, Mo.—According to new research released today, the Kansas City region welcomed 25.2 million visitors in 2016, a new record for the destination. The number of visitors grew 2.1 percent from the previous year, meaning that Kansas City welcomed...
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Kansas City has a secret: It's a great place to shop

Kansas City has a secret: It's a great place to shop

Dallas Morning News | September 04, 2017
"Kansas City is known for barbecue, jazz and fountains, but it has a secret: It’s a great place to shop. The city’s retail roots go deep. Nowadays, you’ll find a vibrant 'maker' movement, scores of shops selling vintage goods and antiques, and many locally owned shops popping up in various nook neighborhoods."
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America's Best New Restaurants 2017

America's Best New Restaurants 2017

bon appétit | August 01, 2017
"This is what happens when a husband and wife—Nicholas and Leslie Goellner—travel around the country, (him) cooking at and (her) managing restaurants, before returning to their hometown of Kansas City, Missouri, to open the ideal neighborhood spot."
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Visit KC adds business development manager to team

Visit KC adds business development manager to team

June 27, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Continuing the growth of its convention sales team, Visit KC—the region’s leading hospitality and tourism organization—is pleased to announce the recent addition of Carlisa Cashman as business development manager. Cashman brings more...
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The Cities Creating The Most High-Wage Jobs

The Cities Creating The Most High-Wage Jobs

Forbes | June 26, 2017
"KC, better known in the rest of the country for barbecue and its music scene, has grown a vibrant economy based in good part on service businesses in architecture and innovative administrative support models (especially for health care providers), accounting for some 100,000 jobs in professional and business services."
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