Spring Music Festival @ Manhattan Town Center
Apr 15 @ 1:30 pm – May 7 @ 2:30 pm
Spring Music Festival @ Manhattan Town Center
Apr 22 @ 1:30 pm – May 14 @ 2:30 pm
St. Xavier Alumni Game presented by The Pampered Pet @ St. Xavier Catholic School
Dec 17 @ 8:45 pm – 9:45 pm
The Pampered Pet presents the St. Xavier High School Alumni Game!
December 20, 2014 7:00 PM

Help them to raise $50,000 by March 1st to keep the school open!

  • Chili Feed at 6:00 PM
  • Former coaches, priests, & players will be there
  • Auction and raffles during the game
  • Game starts at 7:30 PM
Flint Hills Bridal Show @ Four Points By Sheraton
Aug 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Flint Hills Bridal Show is August 23rd from 12-4pm at the Four Points By Sheraton in Manhattan!
Admission is free! Save time by pre-registering at
Come meet with wedding professionals, enjoy taste testing, specials and prizes!


Health Care Town Hall @ Wefald Pabilion - City Park
Sep 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Alliance for a Healthy Kansas presents Health Care Town Hall on Thursday, September 14th from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Wefald Pavilion in City Park.  Expanding KanCare is crucial to our state’s economic future and legislation in D.C. could affect our local communities.  RSVP @

Quilt Expo @ Pottorf Hall CiCo Park
Sep 15 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Sew and Show: a Quilt Expo will be held on Friday, September 15th from 1:00 to 8:00 pm  and on Saturday, September 16th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Pottorf Hall, CiCo Park.  This is a quilt show sponsored by Konza Prairie Quilters’ Guild.  Members will have their quilts displayed, and speakers will present short informative talks about various topics.  Classic cars from the local Yard Art Classics Car Club will be in the parking lot on Saturday.  A representative of Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail, along with examples of barn quilts, will be on the east patio as well.

2200 Steps
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The second annual 2200 Steps will be held on Saturday, September 16th from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  The walk starts at the fountain on South 3rd street and walks north to Poyntz.  Then take a left and walk down to 6th street, crossing the street and heading back to 3rd then to the fountain.  Every day we lose 22 Veterans to the invisible wounds of war.  We would like to reach out to our Veterans and let them know we are here for them.  There are 2200 steps in a mile so the is sending out that message that we will go the extra mile for our troops.  Any questions or concerns call 785-236-1893 or

Toy Drive @ Manhattan City Park
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

The 5th Annual Toy Drive benefiting the children of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital & Children’s Mercy Hospital will be on Saturday, September 16th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at City Park.  They will have a FREE Kids Carnival with the donation of a new toy.  (Please no stuffed animals) They will have hot dogs; raffles; face painting; cotton candy; bounce houses; Star Wars characters; popcorn and a silent auction!

Under the Summer Lights @ Manhattan Public Library
Sep 17 @ 2:00 pm

Under the Summer Lights: Eureka Lake Electric Park will be held on Sunday, September 17th, at 2:00 pm at the Manhattan Public Library.  This event explores the history of the electric amusement park developed in 1913 by Manhattan Interurban Railway owner Will R West just five miles west of Manhattan.  The twenty-seven acre park contained rustic walking paths and statuary from the Chicago World’s Fair, among a variety of other summer amusements.  This program is free and open to the public.

Senior Center Kitchen Open House @ Senior Center
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the Seniors’ Service Center Kitchen Open House on Thursday, September 21st at 1:00 pm.  Help them recognize the partners and donors that made this project possible.  The kitchen will be open for viewing even though some finishing touches will still need to be completed.