Sunflower Summer

Sunflower Summer is a program of Kansas Tourism for Kansas residents May 25 - August 11, 2024.

This is a great way to explore our state with free admission to various museums, zoos, historical attractions, and nature centers. Have even more fun by participating in the Manhattan Passport for prizes!

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New Location, Same Great Gallery

SNW Gallery & Custom Frames has officially moved to a new location at 328 Poyntz Ave. SNW moved back to its roots, to the Eames building on Poyntz where the gallery was originally started in 1980. The Gallery began as Strecker Gallery by Julie Strecker and was located on the second floor of the…

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Outdoor Dining in Manhattan

As the weather warms up, outdoor dining is calling your name. Manhattan is home to more than 60 unique dining options, many that outdoor seating. Find a new place to enjoy a drink or your favorite entree while enjoying the beautiful Kansas weather. Aggieville There are many restaurants and bars…

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Top 5 Indoor Activities in Manhattan

You know Manhattan is full of outdoor activities that are perfect for the spring, summer and fall seasons, but did you know Manhattan has tons of indoor fun for winter? You're looking for something fun to do but want to shed that heavy coat really quick. Adventure out to one of these 5 indoor…

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23 Things to do in Manhattan in 2023

Manhattan, Kansas never lacks things to do! As we head into 2023, we made a list of 23 things you must do this year. 1. TAKE A PHOTO IN FRONT OF OUR MANY MURALS Manhattan has several “instagrammable” murals located all around town. Check out our 2023 visitors guide for a complete mural map! Find…

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Stay Caffeinated: A Guide to Manhattan's Coffee Shops

If you're like us and need a delicious cup of coffee to start every day, have we got a list for you! Scroll on to discover the best local coffee shops in Manhattan. Arrow Coffee Company A place where the coffee speaks for itself, Arrow Coffee Co. Located right next to K-State's campus at 1800…

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Spirit of the Holidays in Manhattan

Hang up your stockings - the holidays are in full swing in Manhattan! With over 30 different festive events happening this holiday season there is something for everyone in The Little Apple® From yearly traditions to inaugural events, come enjoy the complete holiday experience in Manhattan, Kansas…

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FALLing in Love with Manhattan

It’s that time of year again when the leaves begin to change, the weather cools down, and there’s a pumpkin spice something on every corner. It’s officially fall, y’all. Whether you’re in town for the big Cats game or just passing through here are five things you must do this Fall in Manhattan. 1…

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Top Brunch Spots in MHK

On Sunday, we brunch. Nothing starts a Sunday off better than a delicious brunch. Whether you looking for a relaxing, a recovery, or a rambunctious brunch, here are some of Manhattan's best brunch stops that you need to try. 1) The Chef The Chef is Manhattan's local breakfast cafe located at 111…

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5 Essential Game Day Experiences

The first Caturday in Manhattan is just around the corner. Believe us when we say there's nothing more exciting than experiencing Wildcat Pride radiate throughout the whole town of Manhattan on a game day weekend. If you happen to be among the thousands of fans headed to The Little Apple® this fall…

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Sunflower season in Manhattan

Get ready for your Instagram feed to be filled with sunflowers, as sunflower season is almost here! Not sure where to go to get sunflower pictures or the best way to take those pictures? We have all your answers and a little bit of sunflower history for you! Photography tips: Good pictures don't…

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