January 25, 2020, 10:00 AM - May 10, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Settlers landed on American soil in 1607 unacquainted to the challenges they would face to build new lives. In this interactive exhibit, visitors take on colonist's life where choices made determine your fate. If you're lucky, you just might survive the year.
April 3, 2020 - April 11, 2020 @ Manhattan Town Center, East Court
Bring the kids by to visit the Easter Bunny! Every visit is free and includes a gift (while supplies last). Photo packages are available for purchase and a military discount is available.
April 3, 2020, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Midwest Dream Car Collection
Join us as we reveal the newest addition to our Exhibit, a life-size Superbird sculpture. The reveal is at 5:30 PM for members, and 6:30 PM for general public admission. Stay tuned for more info and updates!
April 4, 2020, 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Kansas State University (East Parking Lot)
KSDS Assistance Dogs, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non profit that provides service, guide, and facility dogs to individuals in need. Their mission statement is: ”To provide professionally trained guide, service and facility dogs for people in need of a canine partner to enhance their independence, to fully function in society and or to enrich their professional career responsibilities with the ongoing support of our trainers to ensure proficient working partnerships.”
All proceeds from this year’s event will go to benefit this amazing organization.
This event will happen rain or shine.
April 4, 2020, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ St. Thomas More
Easter is a time for rejoicing! Grab your baskets to collect eggs and enjoy a morning with your friends and community!
Kids from toddler to 9 years are invited to join us for this free event. Enjoy this free event including arts & crafts, snacks and searching for eggs on Saturday, April 4 @ 9:00 AM!
April 10, 2020, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library Auditorium
Trivia Night is back! It was a bunch of fun the first time, so we're doing it again. Sign up your group of 2-5 teammates. You have from now until game time to arm wrestle, flip a coin, argue, whatever's necessary to come up with a name for your team. There will be prizes for top finishers and snacks for all.
April 11, 2020, 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ A&H Farm
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny will be Saturday April 11th. We will have 5 time slots available starting at 8:30 to 10:30. This special treat includes a full country pancake breakfast, visit & photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, a special bunny craft and our activities will be open. The best part is tickets are just $15 per person if you are a season pass holder and $20 if you aren't, with children 12 months and under are FREE. Included is our activities: get a sneak peak of some of the baby animals for our Baby Animal Festival, giant slide, bounce houses, train ride, and so much more! Don't forget your camera! Season passes can be purchased at the same time you purchase your tickets for the event.
April 11, 2020, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Manhattan City Park
April 11, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Wefald Pavilion
Join the community for a great egg hunt, games, music, pancake feed, entertainment, and more! Free for all ages.
April 11, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ A&H Farm
Are you ready for an Adults Night Out?
A&H Farm is proud to announce Their 2nd annual Adult Starlit Easter Egg Hunt.
Hoppin’ in the Hops will be on Saturday April 11th 7pm - 10 pm. Tickets are limited – Get yours early as we sold out last year! A portion of the proceeds will go to a local charity.
This event is for Grown ups ONLY ! – age 21 and up!
Must be of legal drinking age to attend because alcohol will be served. 2 drinks are included in your admission and a cash bar will be available.
Over $1000 worth of prizes will be given away including a TV, gift cards, food, farm passes, and lots more!
Visit their Facebook page for more details!
April 16, 2020, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ K-State Alumni Center
Join on April 16, 2020 for an evening full of excitement and fun at the 7th Annual Showcase of Excellence for the Department of Interior Design and Fashion Studies at Kansas State University! Featuring a runway show and gallery exhibit. This high energy event will reveal the excellent creativity and intellectual work of middle school, high school, and K-State students.
Purchase Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/interior-design-and-fashion-studies-showcase-of-excellence-tickets-81607621593
Schedule of Events
Gallery Exhibition 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Fashion Show 7:00 p.m.
April 18, 2020 - April 19, 2020 @ Wamego City Park
Each spring, the City of Wamego comes alive with thousands of visitors, vibrant colors of tulips and over 150 craft vendors. The vivacious colors of the tulips from Holland are the backdrop for the April art and craft fair in Wamego City Park.
Saturday - April 18th, 2020 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday - April 19th, 2020 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 18, 2020, All Day @ Tuttle Creek Lake
The Cabela's King Kat Tournament will be held on April 18, 2020 At Tuttle Creek Lake. All of Tuttle Creek Lake may be fished for the competition. The competition will go from 6:30am to 3pm that day. Competitors are prohibited from fishing from midnight to 6:30am on the day of the tournament. Weigh-in will be at 4pm at Wildcat Marina. Anyone not present by 4pm will be disqualified from the tournament. The registration deadline is April 3.
Seminars will be hosted at the Four Points by Sheraton at 7pm. Late sign in will take place from 5pm to 7pm.
Alongside the weigh-in there will be a Kids Rodeo. Please see the website link for more details.
April 18, 2020, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ K-State Student Union
Purple aplenty at annual all-university K-State Open House. Explore Kansas State University's 250-plus majors and options with a special K-State Family atmosphere that makes all Wildcats stand out. Loads of fun events and activities, all around campus. Stick around and have a look around Manhattan, Gateway to the Flint Hills!
April 19, 2020, 1:30 PM @ Midwest Dream Car Collection
A silent and live auction event benefiting Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity.
Join for an afternoon of music, laughter, delicious desserts, wonderful and varied auction items in all price ranges- all this while you support affordable housing in our community.
April 25, 2020, All Day @ Blue Earth Plaza
The 2nd Annual Flint Hills Beer Fest will be held on Saturday, April 25th at the Blue Earth Plaza. Planning for this year's Beer Fest is in full swing.
Save the Date now and plan to get your tickets when they go on sale March 1st.
April 25, 2020, 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Manhattan Public Library
Celebrate the natural world and its amazing animals with a zoo full of family-friendly activities.