Sporting Kansas City, the National World War I Museum and Memorial and The Soccer Lot invite the Kansas City soccer community to take part in the fifth annual Truce Tournament commemorating the Christmas Truce in World War I. On Tuesday, Dec. 26, teams will compete in The Truce 3v3 soccer tournament played on Memorial Hill with the Kansas City skyline providing an unmistakable backdrop.
Not planning to play, but love soccer? Come join KC's largest Boxing Day English Premier League Watch Party inside the Museum. Enjoy all the day's games in a British pub-theme atmosphere with an optional all-you-can-eat and all-you-can-drink beer/bloody mary bar for just $25.
American artists played an active and sometimes controversial role in helping their countrymen decide whether or not to intervene in the Great War. Join David M. Lubin, author of Grand Illusions: American Art and the First World War, as he explores how patriotism and gender played integral roles in American visual culture as the war “over there” pulled America into its vortex. Learn more