Featured Events


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Barn Quilt Trail Lecture 1:30 pm
Barn Quilt Trail Lecture @ Neosho County Community College
Apr 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Barn Quilt Trail Lecture @ Neosho County Community College | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Enjoy an evening discussing the barn quilts across the country with Suzi Parron, author of “Barn Quilts and the American Quilt Trail Movement.” The book [...]
Centropolis Christian Church Soup Supper 12:00 pm
Centropolis Christian Church Sou… @ Centropolis Christian Church
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Centropolis Christian Church Soup Supper @ Centropolis Christian Church | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Enjoy you choice of taco, potato or vegetable beef soup, breadstick or corn muffin, coffee, iced tea or punch and choice of dessert. All homemade [...]
Dinner & Auction a Cause 1:00 pm
Dinner & Auction a Cause @ Washburn Towers Civic Center
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dinner & Auction a Cause @ Washburn Towers Civic Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Make a pledge or bid on parts of the new build for fall 2014. Cost is $20/plate, $120/small table or $200/large table. RSVP to (785) [...]
Easter Egg Hunt Train
Easter Egg Hunt Train @ Midland Railway
Apr 11 – Apr 13 all-day
Easter Egg Hunt Train @ Midland Railway | Baldwin City | Kansas | United States
Board the train for a ride with the Easter Bunny! Take an 11-mile round trip on the oldest rail line south of the Kansas River. [...]
Annual All-Corvette Show 4:00 am
Annual All-Corvette Show
Apr 12 @ 4:00 am – 10:00 am
Annual All-Corvette Show @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Come see corvettes from six generations representing 60 years of automotive history and performance! This is a free spectator event. Participant registration is $10/car. Every [...]
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission 8:00 am
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission @ Old Depot Museum
Apr 13 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission @ Old Depot Museum | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Downtown Third Saturday
Downtown Third Saturday @ Downtown
Apr 18 – Apr 19 all-day
Downtown Third Saturday @ Downtown | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! Each month will bring a new focus downtown! Stay tuned [...]
Easter Egg Hunt Train
Easter Egg Hunt Train @ Midland Railway
Apr 18 – Apr 19 all-day
Easter Egg Hunt Train @ Midland Railway | Baldwin City | Kansas | United States
Board the train for a ride with the Easter Bunny! Take an 11-mile round trip on the oldest rail line south of the Kansas River. [...]
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run 3:00 am
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run @ ECKAN central office
Apr 26 @ 3:00 am
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run @ ECKAN central office | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Come support Community Action and help fight poverty! Registration begins at 8 a.m., with the run/walk to begin at 9 a.m. Medals will be given [...]
Potato Bar 6:00 am
Potato Bar @ Appanoose Area Museum
Apr 26 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am
Potato Bar @ Appanoose Area Museum | Pomona | Kansas | United States
Join the Appanoose Area Museum for a potato bar! The meal, which is a free-will offering, also includes salad, dessert and a drink.
Richmond Community Museum Potato Bar Supper 12:00 pm
Richmond Community Museum Potato… @ Richmond Community Building
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Richmond Community Museum Potato Bar Supper @ Richmond Community Building | Richmond | Kansas | United States
Join the Richmond Community Museum for a potato bar supper!
Kevin Shaw Book Signing 9:00 am
Kevin Shaw Book Signing @ Appanoose Area Museum
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am
Kevin Shaw Book Signing @ Appanoose Area Museum | Pomona | Kansas | United States
Join the Appanoose Area Museum for a book signing with Kevin Shaw, author of “The Art of Living.” Shaw completed his master’s degree in clinical [...]

Upcoming Events


Downtown Third Saturday

When: 04/18/2014 – 04/19/2014 all-day

Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! Each month will bring a new focus downtown! Stay tuned as they are announced. All events will feature music and arts at Haley Park.

ECKAN 5K Walk/Run

When: 04/26/2014 @ 3:00 am

Come support Community Action and help fight poverty! Registration begins at 8 a.m., with the run/walk to begin at 9 a.m. Medals will be given to the top three places for men, women and younger than 18 categories. Cost is Read on! →

Potato Bar

When: 04/26/2014 @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am

Join the Appanoose Area Museum for a potato bar! The meal, which is a free-will offering, also includes salad, dessert and a drink.

Richmond Community Museum Potato Bar Supper

When: 04/26/2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join the Richmond Community Museum for a potato bar supper!

Kevin Shaw Book Signing

When: 04/27/2014 @ 9:00 am

Join the Appanoose Area Museum for a book signing with Kevin Shaw, author of “The Art of Living.” Shaw completed his master's degree in clinical psychology from Emporia State University. He has worked with adults, children, elderly, couples and families. Read on! →

Color Craze 5K Fun Run

When: 05/03/2014 @ 4:00 am

The Color Craze 5K is a 3.1-mile, untimed fun run in which participants are drenched in powdered colors at various points along the course! Proceeds from the event will benefit Communities in Schools. Ages 12 and younger are $25 for Read on! →

Ottawa Farmers Market

When: 05/07/2014 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The market is open seasonally from May to October. This is Franklin County's place for fresh produce and seasonal flowers every year. More than 25 vendors visit the farmers market, held weekly on from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Read on! →

Ottawa Farmers Market

When: 05/10/2014 @ 3:00 am – 7:00 am

The market is open seasonally from May to October. This is Franklin County's place for fresh produce and seasonal flowers every year. More than 25 vendors visit the farmers market, held weekly on from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Read on! →