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Everything you need to know to prepare for Beyoncé's finale performance in Kansas City

The “Renaissance Tour” is making its last stop in the City of Fountains. Use this guide to maximize your time with Queen Beyoncé.


We’re about to be crazy in love with her show, for sure.

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Get in formation

Beyhive, it’s time to get in formation. Queen B is closing out the “Renaissance World Tour” right here at Arrowhead Stadium this Sunday, Oct. 1 at 8 p.m.

Her big finale performance is sure to pull out all the stops — and so should you. Bookmark this guide so you can maximizing your time with the “ALIEN SUPERSTAR” (a song off her newest album).

Concert countdown

When and where
Sunday, Oct. 1 | 8-11 p.m. | Arrowhead Stadium

It’s your final chance to “CUFF IT.” Remaining tickets start at $316.

Lots open at 5:30 p.m. Purchase a pass in advance. Pro tip: Plan to arrive extra early — the Royals play right before Beyoncé takes the stage, so expect heavy traffic.

Gate times
V.I.P. guest entrances open at 6:30 p.m. General admission gates open at 7:00 p.m.

Mute Challenge
Be prepared to be silent. When Beyoncé performs “ENERGY” she asks the crowd to get quiet.

Want concert merch but don’t want to wait in line? You can get official “Renaissance World Tour” merch online.

Citywide celebrations

Celebrate all things Beyoncé all week long with local KC businesses.

Alpha Graphics photo op | Union Station | Tuesday, Sept. 26-Tuesday, Oct. 3 | 6:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m. | Free | Take pictures with the “Bey in KC” display.

Ticket giveaway | KC Bier Co. Biergarten, 310 W. 79th St., KCMO | Thursday, Sept. 28 | 3-7 p.m. | Free | Shay Moore from 107.3 will give away tickets to the show.

Laser Beyoncé tribute| Union Station | Saturday, Sept. 30 | Times vary | $5-$10 | Watch lasers dance to iconic Bey hits like “Single Ladies” and “Love On Top.”

The Beyonce Happy Hour | The Combine KC, 2999 Troost Ave., KCMO | Saturday, Sept. 30 | 5 p.m. | Free entry | Enjoy themed cocktails and food specials.

B Side Party | Aura Kansas City, 3832 Main St., KCMO | Saturday, Sept. 30 | 10 p.m. – 3 a.m | Contact for prices | We gon’ roll up tonight. Aura nightclub is highlighting deep cut discography for fans 21+.

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“I ain’t sorry” about the amount of cookies I’m going to stuff in my mouth.

Photo courtesy of Dolce Bakery

Tasty tributes

Let your taste buds get in on the Beyoncé craze, too.

Beyoncé-themed cookies | Dolce Bakery, 3930 W. 69th Terr., Prairie Village, KS | Monday, Sept. 25 - Saturday, Sept. 30 | $15.50 - $51 | These “flawless” cookies pay tribute to the queen’s greatest hits.

Honey Bey Cakes | Herban Tea Café, 1814 Oak St., Suite B., KCMO | Sept. 28 - Sunday, Oct. 1 | $6 | Available during Bey weekend only, enjoy a dark chocolate vegan cake topped with spiced honey buttercream, African mombosa honey drizzle, a dark chocolate honeycomb, and a sugar bee.

The Bee Hour | Souiree Steak & Oyster House, 1512 E. 18th St., KCMO | Friday, Sept. 29 | 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. | Prices vary | Dine in the historic 18th & Vine Jazz District while celebrating Queen B with themed drinks, small plates, and giveaways.

Bey Brunch| Bijou Kansas City, 301 Westport Rd., KCMO | 11:00 a.m-3 p.m. | Prices vary | Prepare for the night with a Beyonce-inspired brunch featuring music and cocktails. Costumes and reservations encouraged.