Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - sports Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:22:27 GMT Stadium Built "For the Fans" Doesn't Disappoint http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/16/Stadium-Built-For-the-Fans-Doesn-t-Disappoint/3031/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Sporting-Fire-Pregame-Huddle.JPG'/><br/> Once a punch line of toilet-themed jokes, the soccer team formerly known as the Kansas City Wiz (and later the Wizards) is now the ideal franchise in all of American sports. Their matches are also the hottest ticket in Kansas City. After 12 years of sharing the cavernous football stadium and three more years in a tiny baseball park, rebranded Sporting Kansas City opened its first true home in 2011. Since opening Sporting Park near the Kansas Speedway in Wyandotte County, the club has experienced a meteoric rise in popularity. Thu, 16 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/16/Stadium-Built-For-the-Fans-Doesn-t-Disappoint/3031/ Reader's Poll: What’s your favorite kind of Kansas attraction? http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/Reader-s-Poll-What-s-your-favorite-kind-of-Kansas-attraction-/994/ Our entertaining and educational venues range from classic to quirkyIn Kansas you’ll find the kind of fun that keeps people coming back to explore for more. What’s your all-time favorite?If you crave ... Mon, 29 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/29/Reader-s-Poll-What-s-your-favorite-kind-of-Kansas-attraction-/994/