I F YOU GO
THE BLUE ROOM
1616 E. 18th St., Kansas City, Missouri; club.americanjazzmuseum.org. Open Mondays and Thursdays, 5-11 p.m. (entertainment starts at 7 p.m., admission free); Fridays, 5 p.m.-1 a.m.; Saturdays, 7 p.m.-1 a.m. (entertainment Friday-Saturday begins 8:30 p.m. with $10 cover unless otherwise noted).
The American Jazz Museum and Negro Leagues Baseball Museum are located in the same building as the Blue Room. The museums are open Tuesday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sundays noon6 p.m.; combined tickets to both museums cost $15, adults, and $8, children 5-12, or for one museum, $10, adults, or $6, children.