Pop culture preview

2015 will feature new movies, music, pop culture anniversaries and live shows in KC.


by Bridget Jones, Social Media Manager


Feb. 14: 10 years ago, YouTube was launched.

June 20: 40 years since Jaws was released.

July 3: 30 years since Marty McFly traveled to 2015 in Back to the Future II.

July 19: 20 years ago, the film Clueless was released.

Sept. 10: 25 years since “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” premiered.

Oct. 11: 40 years since Saturday Night Live premiered.

Nov. 16: 25 years ago, Home Alone was released.


Feb. 13: Fifty Shades of Grey

Feb. 20: The DUFF

March 13: Cinderella

March 20: The Divergent Series: Insurgent

June 5: Paper Towns

June 26: Ted 2

July 10: Minions

July 24: Pan

Aug. 7: The Fantastic Four

Sept. 18: Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

Oct. 2: Frankenstein

Nov. 6: Peanuts

Nov. 20: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

Dec. 18: Sisters


Madonna: Rebel Heart

Adele: 25

Marina and the Diamonds: Froot

Kid Cudi: Man on the Moon III

Drake: Views from the 6

Fall Out Boy: American Beauty/American Psycho

Fifth Harmony: Reflection

Imagine Dragons: Smoke & Mirrors

Rihanna: R8

Live Shows in Kansas City

Feb. 6: Bad Suns at The recordBar

Feb. 25: Ariana Grande at Independence Events Center

Feb. 26: Steve Aoki at Arvest Bank Theater

March 10: Bo Burnham at Folly Theater

March 21: Maroon 5 and Magic! at Sprint Center

March 26: Scotty McCreery at Uptown Theater

March 28: Fleetwood Mac at Sprint Center

April 2: The Mowgli’s at Midland Theater

May 10: All Time Low at Uptown Theater

July 28: One Direction at Arrowhead Stadium

Aug. 1: Jason Aldean and Kenny Chesney at Arrowhead Stadium

Aug. 12 & 13: Idina Menzel at Starlight

Aug. 21: Foo Fighters at Sprint Center

Sept. 21 & 22: Taylor Swift and Vance Joy at Sprint Center