Everyone can use a little more soul in their lives. Put down the latte, pick up your smartphone and hit the voice-search app and say, "Soul Food Festival Kansas City." Most likely, you'll be directed to ilovesoulfood.com/kansascity
, the website for the Kinsfolk's Soul Food Festival
that's going down at E.H. Young Park (1001 Northeast Argosy Parkway, Riverside). You'll see a lineup of soul superstars, including Gladys Knight and Lyfe Jennings. Tickets start at $35 and go up to $75 for VIPs. The event is rain-or-shine. Food isn't included with admission price, and coolers are not allowed. See the website for tickets and more information.