Jingle All the Way with Clay

WinterFest at Worlds of Fun

Discover a bounty of holiday cheer just a short drive from downtown Kansas City in Clay County, Missouri. Explore our unique communities for a winter getaway to remember.

The Mayor’s Christmas Tree in North Kansas City in Clay County, Missouri

Merry celebrations

Visit charming downtowns decked in festive style. Start new traditions with special seasonal events and entertainment the whole family will enjoy.

With a variety of opportunities for adventure at open-air attractions and in the great outdoors, Clay County is home to plenty of places to celebrate the season and reconnect with loved ones.

A plate of decorated holiday cookies

Seasonal fun

Even more winter activities await you in Clay County. Try to spot majestic birds such as bald eagles, American white pelicans and snowy owls at popular bird-watching spots like Smithville Lake and the Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary in Liberty. Or keep warm inside while discovering Clay County’s rich history at museums and historic sites.

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire

For the protection of our visitors, residents and staff, Clay County requires face coverings indoors or in areas where guests may be in close proximity.

Get away with Clay this holiday season