Thursday, November 23, 2017 - Sunday, January 14, 2018

The Plaza Lights shine daily from 5pm to 3am, Thanksgiving through January 14th.

88th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony

November 23, 2017
Main Stage at Nichols Road & Pennsylvania, by Brio Tuscan Grille

Thanksgiving Day Timeline

5:00 – 6:00pm: Pre-show performances and giveaways

6:00 – 7:00pm: The 88th Annual KCP&L Plaza Lighting Ceremony, broadcast live on Channel 41 Action News

6:54pm: Flip of the Switch by Derrick Johnson and Alex Smith from the Kansas City Chiefs, followed by fireworks

7:00 – 8:00pm: Post-ceremony concert by The Elders

This year's ceremony features performances by some of the Kansas City region's most notable performers. The KCP&L main show will feature performances by Casi Joy, Isaac Cates and Ordained, Blue Valley High School Chamber Singers, KC A Cappella, the KCP&L Plaza Lights singers and dancers and The Elders.

Harvest Productions - the official producer of the Plaza Lighting Ceremony.