Thursday, November 27, 2014 - Sunday, January 18, 2015

Enjoy the KCP&L Plaza Lights thru Sunday, January 18.


The 85th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 27th, 2014
Main Stage at Nichols Road & Pennsylvania, by Brio Tuscan Grille

Royals All-Star Alex Gordon and Dayton Moore to Flip the Switch!

5:00–6:00 p.m.: Pre-show performances and giveaways from KCP&L and Helzberg Diamonds from the stage

6:00–7:00 p.m.: KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony, performances by The Mowgli’s, The Snow Globes and Gracie Schram (broadcast LIVE on KSHB-TV)

6:54 p.m.: Flip of the Switch by Alex Gordon, accompanied by Dayton Moore and their families

7:00–8:00 p.m.: Post-ceremony concert featuring The Mowgli’s

Follow the festivities live at or on Twitter @FlipDSwitch

The KCP&L Plaza Lights shine daily from 5pm to 3am, Thanksgiving through Sunday, January 18, 2015.

Celebrate the magic of the Royals season and join us for one of Kansas City’s favorite holiday traditions, the 85th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony on Thanksgiving evening.

Join All Star left fielder Alex Gordon and Kansas City Royals GM Dayton Moore as they flip the switch and light up the Plaza. The Mowgli’s will perform a free show immediately following the ceremony. Arrive early for the Pre-Show beginning at 5pm with performances and great giveaways from KCP&L and Helzberg, including a diamond giveaway.

Can’t make it to the Plaza? Tune into KSHB-TV 41 to watch the ceremony live beginning at 6pm, or stream it online at Visit for a ceremony map, parking guide and information on Plaza stores and restaurants open on Thanksgiving. All the fun takes place on the Main Stage at Nichols Road & Pennsylvania by Brio Tuscan Grille.


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