What’s Happening in Westport – March 2024

Feb 29, 2024 | Latest News

Westport is gearing up for a month packed with events and festivities for locals and visitors in the Kansas City Area. From St. Patrick’s Day celebrations to the thrill of March basketball and the onset of patio season, Westport offers something for everyone to enjoy this March.


St. Patrick’s Day in Westport

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Westport St. Patrick’s Day Run:

The festivities kick off with the 45th Annual Westport St. Patrick’s Day Run on Saturday, March 9, 2023. Get your green on and run through the historic streets of Westport. Strike gold and reward yourself with an ice-cold beer at participating local bars after accomplishing this 4 Mile Shindy. Want to join in on the fun? Register here!

St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celebrations:

The celebration continues the following weekend on Sunday, March 17, 2024 with Kansas City’s largest and oldest St. Patrick’s Day Tradition. The 50th annual Kansas City St. Patrick’s Day Parade will begin at 11am, but the party doesn’t stop there! Stick around Westport, and enjoy food, drinks, outdoor beer gardens, special sidewalk cafés, live entertainment, and so much more before and after the parade!

Big 12 Tournament in Kansas City

As March rolls in, so does the madness of college basketball. As the Big 12 Tournament makes its way to Kansas City, join in on the fun by catching your favorite team at one of your favorite local sports bars in Westport.

Celebrate Iowa State:

Calling all Iowa State fans! The Iowa State Pep Band is making an appearance in Westport on Wednesday, March 13, 2024 to kick off the Men’s Big 12 Tournament.


Spring Season is Almost Here!

As temperatures begin to rise, Westport’s vibrant patio and deck scene comes to life once again. Gather your friends, plan your next date night, or catch a happy hour at your favorite patio or deck in Westport to kick off the spring season.

Opening Day- KC Current & KC Royals

March marks the highly anticipated opening day for both Kansas City Current and the Kansas City Royals; and Westport is the best place to be to catch all the action. Join fellow fans at lively watch parties, where big screens and enthusiastic crowds create an immersive game-day experience. Whether you bleed blue or cheer for the teal and red, Westport offers a spirited atmosphere to celebrate the start of another thrilling season.

KC Current Opening Day: March 16, 2024

KC Royals Opening Day: March 28, 2024

National Cocktail Day

Any excuse to grab a cocktail at your favorite spot in Westport! Raise a glass and celebrate National Cocktail Day on March 24, 2024.

Westport Wednesday

Finish off the month on a high note at “Westport Wednesday” on March 27, 2024. Gather your friends and head to the neighborhood to enjoy once a month specials and happenings at two dozen participating businesses.

Where Kansas City Gathers

Whether you’re showing your Irish Spirit at St. Patrick’s Day festivities, cheering on your favorite teams at a local sports bar, or simply enjoying the arrival of spring on a sunny patio, Westport invites you to join in on these unforgettable moments. Mark your calendars, gather your friends, and prepare for a month full of fun in Westport!