CVC Kansas City – August 25-28, 2017
Registration opens January 2017!
Take a look at a sample of our schedule from last year so you know what to look for and expect from CVC Kansas City 2017.
See Kansas City like you’ve never seen it!
Unique Tours and behind-the-scenes attractions offer unique learning experiences:
Kansas City is truly one of our favorite tops on the CVC tour and is becoming a true vacation destination. This year, CVC has collaborated with local experts to bring you several very special opportunities for tours and attractions to our attendees:
(2016 prices only — 2017 prices TBA)
How Animals on Land and Sea Shape our World — $69 (Friday afternoon)
A VIP tour of Sealife Aquarium. The exhibit features diverse marine life that is home to 5,000 creatures from all over the world. Then you will head to the National World War I Museum, the only National Memorial outside of Washington DC and rated by TripAdvisor as one of the top 25 museums in the country.
To Serve & Protect (inside look at the Kansas City Police Department’s Canine and Mounted Patrol Units) — $63 (Saturday morning/afternoon)
This is guaranteed to be one of the most fascinating and talked about tours of the weekend. You will learn how the Canine Unit, which was formed in 1960, plays an intricate role in our local and national security. You will learn from canine handlers the process they use to select the right animal with the best temperament needed to work in the KCMO Police Department.
LOL Improv Comedy (includes dinner) — $82 (Saturday evening)
A night of laughs and BBQ are planned just for you! Your evening will start with a casual dinner at one of our awesome Kansas City barbecue joints. Then it’s off to an ensemble show of improvisational comedy based entirely on audience suggestions.
Kansas City Zoo Hospital & Behind-the-Scenes tour — $93 (Sunday morning/afternoon)
Join William Kirk Suedmeyer, DVM, DACZM, Director of Animal Health and Brian Stockinger, DVM, Associate Veterinarian, and tour the zoo’s hospital facility. You’ll see where this dynamic veterinary team works when caring for the entire zoo’s residents.
Each event is a once-in-a-lifetime experience!