April 1, 2017, 9:00 AM - May 30, 2018, 4:45 PM @ Eisenhower Presidential Library
Rare artifacts and historic photographs of life along the Chisholm Trail to celebrate the trail's sesquicentennial. Learn origins of the cowboy boot, and how the phrase “real McCoy” became a familiar phrase in American lexicon. Legendary stories behind near mythical figures like Wild Bill Hickok and others. Dwight Eisenhower developed a love for all things western ... find out why. This lil' cowtown raised a President!
October 7, 2017, 10:00 AM - April 1, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Exhibition explores complexity of borders and frontiers in the Midwest through the work by artists Artemio Rodríguez and Fidencio Fifield-Perez. Rodríguez's practice transcends the boundaries of printmaking, and engages the public through mobile printmaking studio/gallery, the GraficoMovil. Born in Mexico and raised in the U.S., Fifield-Perez explores issues of migration, labor, and the politicization of borders through the manipulation of maps, newspaper cuttings and paper.
February 13, 2018, 8:00 AM - March 9, 2018, 5:00 PM @ William T. Kemper Art Gallery
K-State Prairie Fire Printmakers created screen-printed posters to address issues of democracy, freedom, diversity and unity relevant to the Living Democracy Project. This exhibit aims to promote dialogue among K-State students and serves as a setting for events hosted throughout the week.
February 13, 2018, 10:00 AM - May 26, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
"Waterplaces" is a suite of 101 drawings on vellum paper. The exhibition will also present the artist’s 2018 Friends of the Beach Museum of Art Gift Print, "Dancing on the Table." This work reflects Benson's interest in water sources that flow under ground such as the Ogallala Aquifer in parts of Western Kansas and surrounding states. Benson brings attention to this hidden natural treasure in a chine colle´ lithograph with gold leaf and coloring applied by hand.
March 2, 2018, 9:00 AM - March 4, 2018, 4:00 PM @ National Guard Armory
Annual showcase of home innovations, contractors, craftsmen, renovators, designers, roofing, lighting, flooring and a whole lot more.
March 2, 2018, 7:00 PM - March 3, 2018, 11:30 PM @ K-State Student Union
Four high school kids discover an old video game console and are drawn into the game's jungle setting to literally become the adult avatars they chose. What they discover is that one doesn't just play Jumanji, one must survive it. To beat the game and return to the real world, they'll have to go on the most dangerous adventure of their lives, discover what Alan Parrish left 20 years ago, and change the way they think about themselves ... or be stuck in the game forever.
March 2, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ K-State Student Union ballroom
Three coaches will individually assess each contestant and select two contestants to be on their team. Once all 15 contestants have performed, each coach will be given one wild card to choose a final contestant for their three-person team.Nine contestants move on to practices and April 6 main show. This event is sponsored by UPC Music Committee and Wildcat Watch.
March 1, 2018, 9:00 AM - March 2, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Bluemont Hotel
Conference provides agri-businesses that grow, raise or produce Kansas products, and farmers market managers, with educational opportunities regarding managing, growing and marketing their business or farmers market. Two-day conference features keynote speaker Jolene Brown and “Through the Eyes of a Customer.” Brown is a renowned champion for agriculture who uses humor and years of expertise to help agriculture-related businesses with operational decisions.Kansas AgriTourism will also hold its meeting during the conference. One of the best benefits of the conference is the opportunity to learn from and network with other business owners and market managers across the state.
March 2, 2018, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Weber Hall
Morning commercial trade show with seminars on beef industry trade issues and a beef industry outlook with international trade a key driver for profitability.
March 2, 2018, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ CL Hoover Opera House
Bring the whole family out for this entertaining show by a former scientist and Ringling clown!
March 2, 2018, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Auntie Mae's Parlor
Live jazz music in Manhattan's underground on 12th Street.
March 2, 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ McCain Auditorium
The unexpected death of their father forces two sisters to leave their comfortable lives, and the only hope is a profitable marriage. Seduction, courtship, love, heartbreak and surprise abound in this classic romantic comedy. Aquila Theatre expands the canon of classical works for the stage, as it adapts Jane Austen's novel in a bold, exciting new production.
March 2, 2018, 7:30 PM - March 4, 2018, 3:30 PM @ Columbian Theatre
Cowboy Curly and farm hand Jud have fallen in love with headstrong farm girl Laurey. She plays hard-go-get with earnest Curly and accepts dangerous Jud's invitation to the upcoming social, causing tensions to arise between the men.
March 2, 2018, 7:30 PM - March 4, 2018, 9:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
When a house guest of Broadway star William Gillette is murdered, the festivities in his isolated home quickly turn dangerous. It's up to Gillette, in the persona of his beloved Sherlock Holmes, to track down the culprit before there's another victim. Glittering whodunit won the Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Best Play.
March 2, 2018, 8:30 PM @ The Hat
Tyler Farr established hard-scrabble county music roots through his parents, and has etched out his own niche via Nashville and other places along the county music path.
January 16, 2018, 11:00 AM - March 6, 2018, 11:25 AM @ Manhattan Public Library
A storytime designed for infants and young toddlers with their parents or caregivers. Enjoy bouncy songs, nursery rhymes, short books, and fun music. Suggested for 0-18 months. Caregivers participate with children.
March 2, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
14th & Anderson
All ages: Explore the wide variety of media found in the Beach Museum of Art’s permanent collection and special exhibitions. “Here, and Now” the K-State Art Faculty exhibition provides a wide variety of inspiration for creative youngsters.
Call 785-532-7718 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations. Children must be accompanied by an adult. If you need to cancel your reservation let us know so we can call those on the waiting list.
March 2, 2018, 3:00 PM - March 4, 2018, 4:00 PM @ Tointon Family Stadium
Eight February road games launch BatCats into 2018 baseball season and 29 home games at Tointon Family Stadium, opening with La Salle Explorers. Wildcats feature 19 returning players from team that compiled 29-26 record in 2017.
January 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - April 29, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Explore one of the Earth's most mysterious habitats, and learn through an intricate maze that resonates with the sights and sounds of a tropical rainforest. Make multiple visits and discover new elements that make the rainforest a fascinating ecosystem.