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5 Ways to Beat the Heat in Manhattan, Kansas

As summer begins to heat up we created a list of 5 ways to stay cool while still enjoying some of Manhattan’s best attractions! 1) Take a LEAP Try out one of Manhattan's newest attractions, LEAP, an indoor trampoline park complete with an arcade and bowling lanes! Leap is full-fledged unabated fun…

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Fishing in Manhattan, Kansas

Fishing is a great activity to enjoy the outdoors by yourself or with friends and family. Whether you’re a first-timer, a self-proclaimed pro or a visitor looking to learn more about the area we have answered some FAQs below. From what you will need to bring, some of the best spots around Manhattan…

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Road Races

Whip up the green wardrobe because Manhattan's St. Patrick's Day festivities are right around the corner. Back in 1978, Rick Mann of KS State Bank and Sonny Ballard of Ballard’s Sporting Goods along with others had the idea to bring some life back to Aggieville during the slow spring break week…

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22 Things to do in Manhattan in 2022

1. Stroll through the K-State Gardens Soak in a kaleidoscopic swirl of colors, scents, sights and sounds in this on-campus gem, where you can take a peaceful walk through the butterfly garden, sit back and relax or bring your children to teach them about plants. 2. Take a photo in front of our…

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5 Free Activities in Manhattan

Looking for new activities that won't break the bank? Check out these 5 free activities to do in Manhattan. 1. K-State Gardens Head to the University Gardens at Kansas State University. The garden was built back in 1907 as a horticulture educational resource and learning laboratory for K-State…

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