Featured Events


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Farm Profit Dinner & Conference 6:00 pm
Farm Profit Dinner & Conference @ Celebration Hall
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm
Farm Profit Dinner & Conference @ Celebration Hall | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Hear from Tony English, with Frontier Farm Credit, “2015 Economic Trends That Will Affect Agriculture;” David Hornung, with Franklin County Farm Service Agency, “2014 Farm [...]
First Friday Forum 10:00 am
First Friday Forum @ Neosho County Community College
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
First Friday Forum @ Neosho County Community College | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The monthly First Friday Forum features a speaker and community and government leaders, who discuss a variety of topics, including what’s happening around town and [...]
An Artsy Affair Live Art Auction 7:00 pm
An Artsy Affair Live Art Auction @ Carnegie Cultural Center
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm
An Artsy Affair Live Art Auction @ Carnegie Cultural Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Come bid on artwork by more than 30 local artists! Proceeds will support Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Ottawa Youth Artists Alliance.
KOFO Home & Garden Show 10:00 am
KOFO Home & Garden Show @ Goppert Building
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
KOFO Home & Garden Show @ Goppert Building | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Home & Garden Show features more than 40 businesses on site that offer services and products on landscaping, home repair equipment and several other [...]
Legislative Coffee 10:00 am
Legislative Coffee @ City Hall
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am
Legislative Coffee @ City Hall | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Local legislators will visit with the community to discuss the new legislative season and what has been going on in Topeka. The event is open [...]
KOFO Home & Garden Show 11:00 am
KOFO Home & Garden Show @ Goppert Building
Mar 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
KOFO Home & Garden Show @ Goppert Building | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Home & Garden Show features more than 40 businesses on site that offer services and products on landscaping, home repair equipment and several other [...]
Child & Adult Health Fair 8:00 am
Child & Adult Health Fair @ Ransom Memorial Hospital
Mar 14 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Child & Adult Health Fair @ Ransom Memorial Hospital | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join Ransom Memorial Hospital for an adult and child health fair! Topics include vision and hearing information, fire truck tours, fire safety, depression screening, McGruff, [...]
Meals on Wheels Dinner & Pie Auction 6:30 pm
Meals on Wheels Dinner & Pie Auc… @ Sacred Heart Parish Center
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm
Meals on Wheels Dinner & Pie Auction @ Sacred Heart Parish Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Make reservations by calling (785) 242-8341 or (800) 223-6325. Funds raised will benefit Mid-America Nutrition Program, which provides meals for seniors in Anderson, Coffey, Franklin, [...]
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission 1:00 pm
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission
The two-story passenger depot built in 1888, today serves as a museum. Exhibits include a model railroad layout; displays tracing the life of famed abolitionist [...]
Women’s History Month Presentation 2:00 pm
Women’s History Month Presentation @ Village Plaza
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm
Women's History Month Presentation @ Village Plaza | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Hear the fascinating stories of Franklin County women throughout history! Deb Barker, director of the Franklin County Historical Society, will lead the presentation. Download the [...]
Downtown Third Saturday
Downtown Third Saturday
Mar 21 all-day
Downtown Third Saturday @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! This month will feature spring open houses at businesses downtown [...]
Ottawa Candidates Forum 6:30 pm
Ottawa Candidates Forum @ Ottawa Municipal Auditorium
Mar 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Ottawa Candidates Forum @ Ottawa Municipal Auditorium | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Come hear from candidates running for the Ottawa City Commission and USD 290 School District.
Wellsville Candidates Forum 6:30 pm
Wellsville Candidates Forum @ Wellsville High School
Mar 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Wellsville Candidates Forum @ Wellsville High School | Wellsville | Kansas | United States
Come hear from candidates running for the Wellsville City Council and USD 289 School District.
Westminster Ham & Bean Supper 11:30 am
Westminster Ham & Bean Supper @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Mar 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Westminster Ham & Bean Supper @ Westminster Presbyterian Church | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Westminster Presbyterian Church Youth Group will serve an old-fashioned, all-you-can-eat ham and bean supper, complete with cornbread, pie and a drink. The event will [...]
Westminster Ham & Bean Supper 5:30 pm
Westminster Ham & Bean Supper @ Westminster Presbyterian Church
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Westminster Ham & Bean Supper @ Westminster Presbyterian Church | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Westminster Presbyterian Church Youth Group will serve an old-fashioned, all-you-can-eat ham and bean supper, complete with cornbread, pie and a drink. The event will [...]
Prairie Spirit Trail Ultra Races
Prairie Spirit Trail Ultra Races @ Prairie Spirit Rail Trail
Mar 28 all-day
Prairie Spirit Trail Ultra Races @ Prairie Spirit Rail Trail | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Prairie Spirit Trail is a beautiful “rails-to-trails” course that runs through numerous quaint little towns. Runners will do an out-and-back, beginning in Ottawa and [...]
Community Soup Lunch 11:00 am
Community Soup Lunch @ Appanoose Area Museum
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Community Soup Lunch @ Appanoose Area Museum | Pomona | Kansas | United States
Join the Appanoose Area Preservation Society for a community soup lunch!
Ottawa Retirement Village Easter Egg Hunt 1:30 pm
Ottawa Retirement Village Easter… @ Village West
Mar 28 @ 1:30 pm
Ottawa Retirement Village Easter Egg Hunt @ Village West | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Easter egg hunt is for children 12 and younger. Punch and cookies will be available. Download the event flier here.

Upcoming Events


Harlem Ambassadors vs. Wellsville Dream Team

When: 04/02/2015 @ 7:00 pm

Get ready for Harlem-style comedy basketball, featuring high-flying slam dunks, games with kids and hilarious comedy! The Wellsville Dream Team is an eclectic group of local leaders and celebrties. Advance tickets can be purchased at Auburn Pharmacy, City Hall, Mid-America Read on! →

First Friday Forum

When: 04/03/2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

The monthly First Friday Forum features a speaker and community and government leaders, who discuss a variety of topics, including what’s happening around town and updates on the current market and national economy. The free event is open to the Read on! →

Williamsburg Easter Saturday Breakfast & Egg Hunt

When: 04/04/2015 @ 7:00 am

Join the Williamsburg community for an Easter Saturday breakfast and egg hunt! Breakfast will be at 7 a.m. at the community building and include pancakes, eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy and juice and coffee. A free-will donation is appreciated. An Read on! →

Benefit Trail Ride for Meals on Wheels

When: 04/04/2015 @ 8:00 am

Registration begins at 8 a.m., with the ride to begin at 10 a.m. A $15 donation gets each rider lunch and a ticket for a saddle drawing. Reservations for lunch count are appreciated to (785) 242-8341 or (800) 223-6325. More Read on! →

The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown

When: 04/04/2015 @ 10:30 am

Get ready for baseball season with a fun event celebrating baseball history! You might have heard of the Kansas City Monarchs, one of the most revered teams in the Negro Baseball League. What you might not realize is they played local teams Read on! →

Wellsville American Legion Easter Egg Hunt

When: 04/04/2015 @ 1:00 pm

Join the Wellsville American Legion Post 194 for an Easter egg hunt!

Wellsville American Legion Chicken/Beef Noodle Fundraiser

When: 04/06/2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Want some comfort food? The Wellsville American Legion will be serving homemade chicken and noodles and beef and noodles. Your meal comes with mashed potatoes, your choice of green beans or corn, dessert and a drink. Cost is a donation.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

When: 04/08/2015 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the American Red Cross for a community blood drive.

Annual All-Corvette Show

When: 04/11/2015 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Come see corvettes from six generations representing 60 years of automotive history and performance! This is a free spectator event. Participant registration is $15/car. Every corvette is welcome, regardless of year or condition. All proceeds will be donated to Prairie Read on! →

Second Sunday Free Museum Admission

When: 04/12/2015 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The two-story passenger depot built in 1888, today serves as a museum. Exhibits include a model railroad layout; displays tracing the life of famed abolitionist John Brown; Silkville, the utopian community created to raise silkworms; a Victorian parlor, general store, Read on! →