Browsing tag:

Kansas City

Missouri

Giant needle threading a button in Kansas City, Missouri

This next one is sew cool! A smaller version of the New York icon, this giant sewing needle and button in Kansas City was erected in 2002 as a memorial to the garment district's role in the city's development. The giant sewing needle threading a button is located at 404 8th St., Kansas City, Missouri. ...
World’s Largest Soccer Ball
Missouri

World’s Largest Soccer Ball

The World Cup is going on! I think...unless it's over... Admittedly, I don't really follow sports and don't really care to watch soccer (or football or footie or whatever else you call it). But everyone in this world seems to be going mad for it right now. The last time I willingly watched a soccer game was July 9, 2006. I landed in Paris just as the France/Italy World Cup final was beginning. My ...
Large Sculpture of an Old-Fashioned Iron
Kansas

Large Sculpture of an Old-Fashioned Iron

Here's a large sculpture of an old-fashioned iron found in Kansas City, Kansas! Site: Large Sculpture of an Old-Fashioned Iron Location: Central Ave and Wilson Blvd., Kansas City, Kansas Cost: Free to see. Hours: Always visible Date: June 6, 2009 ...
Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip.

About Silly America

Silly America is a roadside attractions blog designed to help travelers find unique stops for their next road trip. The website is a tribute to the great American road trip, devoted to all that is odd in America: roadside attractions, tourist traps, peculiar destinations, bizarre events, road food, fun festivals, and more! It’s a travel website and trip planner for those seeking an offbeat road trip. Read more.