FOR THE KIDS IN US & THE KIDS IN OUR HOUSE! SEALIFE AQUARIUM & FRITZ'S RR FOOD!

  • March 9, 2013 · 11:00 AM
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LET'S ALL ACT LIKE KIDS & GET OUT WITH OUR KIDS, OF ALL AGES, TO VISIT THE SEALIFE AQUARIUM AT CROWN CENTER!

 

MEET UP AT 11 A.M.

SATURDAY

MARCH 9, 2013

(FINDING US DETAILS TO FOLLOW)

WE WILL MEET AT FRITZ'S RAILROAD RESTAURANT FOR LUNCH!



 

THE FOLLOWING ARTICLE HAS BEEN PROVIDED BY FRITZ'S R.R. RESTAURANT OFFICIAL WEBSITE.

Kansas City families have been making memories at Fritz's Railroad Restaurant for decades. Order your food by telephone and it's brought to your table by an overhead train. Amazing!

There's nothing quite like the look of wonder on a child's face as the train comes chug-chug-chugging along with their dinner in tow! You may come for the novelty of the train, but you'll come back for the food!


THE FOLLOWING ARTICLE HAS BEEN PROVIDED BY ABOUT.COM'S OFFICIAL WEBSITE. About.com

Kansas City, MO SEA LIFE Aquarium

By Mary Anne McNeish, About.com Guide

SEA LIFE Aquarium at Crown Center: Kansas City has many great attractions, but never anything of the underwater variety. Excitedly enough, it was announced early last year that Merlin Entertainment would partner with Crown Center1 and bring their SEA LIFE aquarium attraction to the ground and second floors of the Halls department store (near the Crown Center Ice Terrace and adjoining fountains). Merlin's SEA LIFE2 is well known as one of the biggest aquarium attractions worldwide, with over 30 aquariums in both Europe and Asia. Kansas City's SEA LIFE will be the fifth attraction to open in the United States behind those in California, Texas, Minnesota, and Arizona.

SEA LIFE anticipates an April 2012 opening date and will also join Merlin's LEGOLAND Discovery Center which is also scheduled to open in the spring of 2012.

What to Expect: With over 260,000 gallons of water and 5,000 fish and sea creatures on display, expect to be completely immersed in the world under the sea as soon as you enter. SEA LIFE encourages interaction with their exhibits—and you can expect many things to be interactive and hands on. The attractions offer everything from viewing windows giving a glimpse into the ocean itself; to enlightening talks, feeding demonstrations, as well as involvement in the brand’s global environmental and conservation marine campaigning. Their ‘touchpod’ will allow those interested to touch crab and starfish.

The attractions offer everything from viewing windows giving a glimpse into the ocean itself; to enlightening talks, feeding demonstrations, as well as involvement in the brand’s global environmental and conservation marine campaigning.

Walk-Through Tunnel and Journey: In addition, a stunning centerpiece will be a huge tropical ocean tank with a walk-through underwater tunnel which allows visitors to come nose-to-nose with sharks in a spectacular underwater tunnel. Be prepared for some amazingly close views with everything from starfish and sharks to sting rays.

Finally, in keeping with other SEA LIFE attractions, there will also be a unique element reflecting the Kansas City locale, and SEA LIFE Kansas City will take visitors on an enthralling 2-3 hour journey from the fresh waters of the Missouri River, into the mighty Mississippi River then out into the warm blue coral strewn waters of the Caribbean Sea, ending in the deep dark abyss of the Atlantic Ocean.

Fast Facts: What: SEA LIFE Aquarium 
Official Website: www.visitsealife.com/kansas-city/3
Address: 2405 Grand Blvd., Ste. 380 Kansas City, MO 64108 
Hours: Open daily from 10am (except Christmas Day). Closing times vary, please call or check website for details. 
Phone:[masked]FUN (4386) Ticket Information and Pricing: Advance discount tickets are available online at www.sealifeus.com4 and are $15.08 for those 13 and over and $11.77 for those ages 3-12. Those ages two and under are free. Tickets are available at the door for $20.46 and $16.16 (taxes included). Season passes are also available.

Please note that combo tickets that include visits to both SEA LIFE and LEGOLAND Discovery Center also available and may be purchased in advance online.

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Links in this article:

  1. http://www.crowncenter.com
  2. http://www.sealifeus.com
  3. www.visitsealife.com/kansas-city/
  4. www.sealifeus.com

 

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  • Annette W.

    ok we really want to take Madison to this so we will be there. As for eating after...I will have to stay on a soft diet. But will gladly watch u guys and enjoy the conversation.

    March 6, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      I'M NOT SURE HOW SOFT OF A DIET, DEAR, BUT THEIR BURGERS ARE "LOOSE-MEAT" LAST I REMEMBER AND WERE VERY SOFT. KIND OF MELT-IN-YOUR MOUTH. :) AND THIS IS IN THE FOOD COURT AT CROWN CENTER, SO WE WILL GLADLY ACCOMODATE AND FIND YOU SOUP, OR SOMETHING, IF NEEDED!

      March 7, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      WILL YOU BE BRINGING A TOTAL OF 2 OR 3 THEN?

      March 7, 2013

  • Annette W.

    As I have just had all teeth pulled and dentures placed I'm thinking this is not going to be a good time for me. Sorry guys hope u understand.

    March 6, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Most likely bringing my daughter

    February 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    GLAD YOU ARE COMING "PARI LUCHANA WHITED!" MY HUBBY IS ALSO IN IT & I AM ALSO A STAY-AT-HOME MOM! LOOKS LIKE YOU ARE BRINGING 2 WITH YOU...HUBBY & CHILD? I AM HOPING TO BRING MY 15YR OLD DAU WITH US TOO! THIS WILL BE FUN! ; )

    February 23, 2013

    • Annette W.

      Hi sweet thing...yes my third will be my hubby. He works full time as the IT tech for Western Forms and is a full time student so unless something crashes at work he will b there. We r looking forward to more interaction with the group as we r new 2 the lifestyle. ;)

      February 24, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Looking forward to meeting you all! :-)

      February 24, 2013

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