Get excited for events happening in Manhattan! Check out the four events we are looking forward to this summer.


Christmas in July

Flint Hills Discovery Center is hosting their Christmas in July event Saturday, July 10. This will be a day filled with activities perfect for the whole family. Enjoy music, food trucks and an appearance from Santa. 


Little Apple Paddle

Who's ready to go paddling? Join Manhattan Parks and Recreation for the Little Apple Paddle, a 10 mile paddle down the Kansas River on Saturday, July 10! Bring your own vessel or rent a kayak or canoe for the event. Paddlers will depart from Linear Trail Head at 9 a.m. and arrive in St. George around 1 p.m. 


Riley County Fair and Kaw Valley Rodeo

July 22 - 26 enjoy the Riley County Fair at Cico Park. The week includes a variety of events like 4-H exhibits, livestock show, rodeo and carnival. This will be a great time for the whole family. Enjoy the Kaw Valley Rodeo from July 22-24. 


Wine in the Wild

Don't miss Sunset Zoo's Wine in the Wild event August 14. Walk through the zoo's trails and sample a various wines and hors d'oeuvres. Enjoy live music and visit the zoo's wild animal residents.


Which event are you going to attend this summer?