There are a lot of Kansas City Barbie-Themed Events popping up to celebrate the new Barbie movie and we couldn’t be more excited! Kansas City is getting painted PINK with the new Barbie Movie! This most likely is the summer movie of the year. With all the nostalgia and Mattel owning the Barbie market for every little kid growing up and now it hits the big screen.
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Here are some Kansas City Barbie-Themed Events!
Kansas City Barbie-Themed Events
Union Station Photo Opp and Vintage Display: Capture fun memories at the FREE Barbie-themed photo op installation, courtesy of Alpha Lit Marquee Letters KC and Russell the Brand Balloons, open daily 7am to 11pm. Don’t miss the Barbie Movie at our GIANT 5-story Extreme Screen, starting this Friday with tickets for just $5.
Explore the vintage Barbie doll collection displayed in the Regnier Extreme Screen lobby, from the 1960s and 1980s.
Malibu Dream Bar Pop-Up Experience!
Now through August 5th, you can visit a Pop Up Bar with your family. It is only $5/person for reservations but there are lots of Barbie photo ops and even themed drinks for the adults. These drinks include PinkaColada, Fashionita Fizz, and the Dollhouse DaQuiri. 2376 Armour Road RSVP https://www.vignettesbar.com/malibudreambar
The Hallmark Visitor’s Center has a few photo opportunities and it’s totally free to visit! You can see lots of classic Barbie collectible ornaments and use photo props for cute pictures! You can visit the location at Crown Center next to Kaleidoscope.
Monday, July 17th-22nd Barbie Week at Meeting Grounds Coffee! Go to Liberty, MO, and enjoy the special Barbie-themed drinks this week only! Also, if you are a big coffee drinker get our list of Kansas City Coffee Flights!
July 20th at 7 pm: Up-Down Barbie Party! Enjoy Barbie music, win movie tickets, wear your favorite Barbie outfits, and enjoy themed cocktails! Crossroads Bar features over 50 craft beers on tap and 60 classic arcade games. Must be 21+ at all hours. https://allevents.in/kansas%20city/barbie-party-at-up-down/200024886697509
July 21st: Barbie Movie and Toy Drive! Visit the Ultimate Barbie Movie Party with games, giveaways, photo opps, and silent auction. There will be swag bags and more! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/barbie-movie-party-shawnee-tickets-634036649687?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
Saturday, JULY 29, 2023 AT 7 PM Barbie Party at The Sandbox. Our DJ will be playing your favorite 80s, 90s, 00s songs all night! This is a one-time dream party starting at 7 pm! Wear your best Barbie/Ken-inspired outfit and you could win in our Barbie & Ken Costume Contest. Must be 21+ after 10 pm to enter 509 NW Barry Rd, Kansas City, MO, United States, Missouri https://www.facebook.com/events/662190662001965
Visit Cold Stone Creamery for a Barbie Themed Ice Cream!
Saturday, July 15th Barbie-Q at Char Bar from 3-6 pm!
Come by tomorrow, July 15th from 3 PM-6 PM and check our food and drink specials, dance with the DJ, strike a pose in a full-size Barbie box, play some yard games, and win some Barbie prizes https://www.facebook.com/events/671152081716543
Tuesday, July 18th at 7pm Barbie Advance Screening! Guess what you can score a free pair of passes to see the Barbie Movie before anyone else but tickets are limited. These tickets are ONLY for Enza’s Bargains readers and do not RSVP if you are unavailable to attend. You need to arrive early to the event.
Screenland Armour 408 N. Armour Rd. Kansas City, MO 64116 at 7 pm. RSVP here. Missed tickets? Be sure to sign up for our KC-only email list and join our KC group along by following EnzasBargains on all social channels.
Tuesday, July 18th Barbie Paint Party! Get your friends together and enjoy an intimate paint party in Blue Springs from artist Jill Stewart! Get tickets at https://allevents.in/blue%20springs/barbie-paint-party/10000629297524837
What to wear to a Barbie Event?
Anything pink of course! Amazon has the best selection of Barbie Merchandise you won’t want to miss!
About the Barbie Movie
To live in Barbie Land is to be a perfect being in a perfect place. Unless you have a full-on existential crisis. Or you’re a Ken.
From Oscar-nominated writer/director Greta Gerwig (“Little Women,” “Lady Bird”) comes “Barbie,” starring Oscar-nominees Margot Robbie (“Bombshell,” “I, Tonya”) and Ryan Gosling (“La La Land,” “Half Nelson”) as Barbie and Ken, alongside America Ferrera (“End of Watch,” the “How to Train Your Dragon” films), Kate McKinnon (“Bombshell,” “Yesterday”), Issa Rae (“The Photograph,” “Insecure”), Rhea Perlman (“I’ll See You in My Dreams,” “Matilda”), and Will Ferrell (the “Anchorman” films, “Talladega Nights”). The film also stars Michael Cera (“Scott Pilgrim vs. the World,” “Juno”), Ariana Greenblatt (“Avengers: Infinity War,” “65”), Ana Cruz Kayne (“Little Women”), Emma Mackey (“Emily,” “Sex Education”), Hari Nef (“Assassination Nation,” “Transparent”), Alexandra Shipp (the “X-Men” films), Kingsley Ben-Adir (“One Night in Miami,” “Peaky Blinders”), Simu Liu (“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”), Ncuti Gatwa (“Sex Education”), Scott Evans (“Grace and Frankie”), Jamie Demetriou (“Cruella”), Connor Swindells (“Sex Education,” “Emma.”), Sharon Rooney (“Dumbo,” “Jerk”), Nicola Coughlan (“Bridgerton,” “Derry Girls”), Ritu Arya (“The Umbrella Academy”), Grammy Awardwinning singer/songwriter Dua Lipa and Oscar-winner Helen Mirren (“The Queen”).
Gerwig directed “Barbie” from a screenplay by Gerwig & Oscar nominee Noah Baumbach (“Marriage Story,” “The Squid and the Whale”), based on Barbie by Mattel. The film’s producers are Oscar nominees David Heyman (“Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood,” “Marriage Story,” “Gravity”), Robbie (“Birds of Prey,” “Promising Young Woman,” “I, Tonya”), Tom Ackerley (“Promising Young Woman,” “I, Tonya”) and Robbie Brenner (“Dallas Buyers Club”), with Gerwig, Baumbach, Ynon Kreiz, Richard Dickson, 2 Michael Sharp, Josey McNamara, Courtenay Valenti, Toby Emmerich and Cate Adams serving as executive producers.
Gerwig’s creative team behind the camera included Oscar-nominated director of photography Rodrigo Prieto (“The Irishman,” “Silence,” “Brokeback Mountain”), Oscarnominated production designer Sarah Greenwood (“Beauty and the Beast,” “Anna Karenina”), Oscar-winning costume designer Jacqueline Durran (“Little Women,” “Anna Karenina”), editor Nick Houy (“Little Women,” “Lady Bird”), visual effects supervisor Glen Pratt (“Paddington 2,” “Beauty and the Beast”) and music supervisor George Drakoulias (“White Noise,” “Marriage Story”), with a score by Oscar winners Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt (“A Star Is Born”), who also contributed to numerous songs on the film’s soundtrack. The soundtrack includes an impressive roster of today’s hottest music artists, including Lizzo, Dua Lipa, Nicki Minaj & Ice Spice with Aqua, Charli XCX, KAROL G feat. Aldo Ranks, Tame Impala, Dominic Fike, HAIM, The Kid LAROI, Khalid, PinkPantheress, GAYLE, Ava Max, FIFTY FIFTY and more.
Warner Bros. Pictures Presents a Heyday Films Production, a LuckyChap Entertainment Production, an NB/GG Pictures Production, a Mattel Production, “Barbie.” The film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures and released in theaters only nationwide on July 21, 2023 and beginning internationally on July 19, 2023.