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
New Kids on the Block, TLC & Nelly @ Sprint Center
May 20 @ 12:00 am
New Kids on the Block, TLC & Nelly @ Sprint Center | Kansas City | Missouri | United States
New Kids on the Block, TLC and Nelly will be bringing The Main Event tour to the Sprint Center in Kansas City on May 19th! 


Fall Out Boy & Wiz Khalifa @ Cricket Wireless Amphitheater
Jul 22 @ 12:00 am
Join Z96.3 for Fall Out Boy& Wiz Khalifa in Kansas City!
July 21st at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater in Bonner Springs.
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!


Taylor Swift @ Sprint Center
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm
Taylor Swift is coming to the Sprint Center in Kansas City September 21-22!
Everyday this week, when you hear Taylor at 9a, Noon, and 5p, text “taylor” and your name to 62582.
Everyday we’ll draw a finalist to win a pair of tickets and dinner at the Yardhouse. We’ll draw our final winner on Friday. Stay tuned this weekend for your last chance weekend to win even more tickets to Taylor swift!
Kevin Hart @ Bramlage Coliseum
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm

Kevin Hart is coming to Bramlage Coliseum!


The show is October 5, 2015 at 7:30 PM. 
Click the link above to buy tickets, OR…
Listen for Kevin’s Call-Out during the Pizza Shuttle Lunch Party weekdays from noon-1pm.
Text “Kevin” to 88474 and wait by your phone. Because if you win, we’ll be calling you right back!
Hazardous Waste Recycling @ Howie's Recycling
Oct 10 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Riley County’s Household Hazard Waste mobile trailer will be collecting hazardous waste at Howie’s Recycling on Saturday, October 10th, from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Star Wars Reads Day @ Manhattan Public Library
Oct 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

The force is strong in Manhattan, Kansas! On Saturday, October 10th, from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, Manhattan Public Library will celebrate Star Wars Reads Day with an Empire-sized party for all ages.  The party begins at 11:00 am in the auditorium with crafts and activities including Star Wars Trivia, a Yoda ears creation station, and selfie photo booths with costumed characters.  Dress as your favorite character and make sure you enter the selfie contest by tagging the library@ManhattanPL for a chance to win Star Wars prizes.  There will be a Yoda Impersonation Contest at 12:30.  Prizes will be awarded to the best impersonators in the kid, teen, and adult categories.  At 1:00 pm, it’s the Star Wars Spoofs screening.  At 1:30 pm, get your popcorn and Yoda soda, then settle in for a screening of the movie that started it all.  For more information call 785-776-4741 or visit

Manhattan Fire Department Open House @ Fire Station
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join the MFD family for the annual department open house from noon to 4:00 pm, Sunday, October 11th at the Headquarters Fire Station.  Rides, fire hoses and demonstrations are just a few of the activities.

48-4H 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun-Run @ CiCo Park
Oct 11 @ 2:00 pm

A 48-4H 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun-Run will be held on Sunday, October 11th at CiCo Park at 2:00 pm.  Sign-in from 12:30-1:30 pm in the Clover Room in Pottorf Hall.  Pre-registration by September 29th. For more information contact Katie Messeria at or JohnJobe at Pre- register online at or contact the Riley County Extension Office.