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Harlem Ambassadors vs. Wellsville Dream Team 7:00 pm
Harlem Ambassadors vs. Wellsvill… @ Wellsville High School
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm
Harlem Ambassadors vs. Wellsville Dream Team @ Wellsville High School | Wellsville | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
First Friday Forum 10:00 am
First Friday Forum @ Neosho County Community College
Apr 3 @ 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 [...]
Williamsburg Easter Saturday Breakfast & Egg Hunt 7:00 am
Williamsburg Easter Saturday Bre…
Apr 4 @ 7:00 am
Williamsburg Easter Saturday Breakfast & Egg Hunt @ Williamsburg | Kansas | United States
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, [...]
Benefit Trail Ride for Meals on Wheels 8:00 am
Benefit Trail Ride for Meals on … @ Cedar Park
Apr 4 @ 8:00 am
Benefit Trail Ride for Meals on Wheels @ Cedar Park | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown 10:30 am
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our … @ Franklin County Records and Research Center
Apr 4 @ 10:30 am
The Kansas City Monarchs in Our Hometown @ Franklin County Records and Research Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Wellsville American Legion Easter Egg Hunt 1:00 pm
Wellsville American Legion Easte… @ Wellsville High School
Apr 4 @ 1:00 pm
Wellsville American Legion Easter Egg Hunt @ Wellsville High School | Wellsville | Kansas | United States
Join the Wellsville American Legion Post 194 for an Easter egg hunt!
Wellsville American Legion Chicken/Beef Noodle Fundraiser 5:00 pm
Wellsville American Legion Chick… @ Wellsville American Legion Hall
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wellsville American Legion Chicken/Beef Noodle Fundraiser @ Wellsville American Legion Hall | Wellsville | Kansas | United States
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, [...]
American Red Cross Blood Drive 12:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Celebration Hall
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
American Red Cross Blood Drive @ Celebration Hall | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the American Red Cross for a community blood drive.
Nerd Nite 7:30 pm
Nerd Nite @ Smoked Creations lower level
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm
Nerd Nite @ Smoked Creations lower level | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Nerd Nite is a free event for nerds and non-nerds alike. It includes speakers who give an 18-21-minute, entertaining and informative presentation across all disciplines. Doors will [...]
Annual All-Corvette Show 9:00 am
Annual All-Corvette Show @ Carstar
Apr 11 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Annual All-Corvette Show @ Carstar | 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 $15/car. Every [...]
CASA Red Ball Benefit 6:30 pm
CASA Red Ball Benefit @ Sacred Heart Parish Center
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm
CASA Red Ball Benefit @ Sacred Heart Parish Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join CASA of the Fourth Judicial District for dinner, drinks, dancing, a silent auction and chocolate. Wear red to show support for local children. Tickets [...]
Jeremy McComb Up Close & Personal Concert 8:00 pm
Jeremy McComb Up Close & Persona… @ GreatLife Golf and Fitness
Apr 11 @ 8:00 pm
Jeremy McComb Up Close & Personal Concert @ GreatLife Golf and Fitness | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join KOFO Radio for an intimate concert with singer/songwriter Jeremy McComb. Don’t miss your chance to hear the stories behind the music. Tickets are $10 at the [...]
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission 1:00 pm
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission
Apr 12 @ 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 [...]
Conclave of the Esoteric and Terrible Order of Pie Eaters Event 7:00 pm
Conclave of the Esoteric and Ter… @ Neosho County Community College
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm
Conclave of the Esoteric and Terrible Order of Pie Eaters Event @ Neosho County Community College | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
They were a mysterious and secret organization that met once a month … to eat pie! The Esoteric and Terrible Order of Pie Eaters started [...]
Chicken and Noodle Dinner 11:00 am
Chicken and Noodle Dinner @ Ottawa First United Methodist Church
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:15 pm
Chicken and Noodle Dinner @ Ottawa First United Methodist Church | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the Ottawa First United Methodist Church for a chicken and noodle dinner to benefit outreach projects. Menu also includes green beans, mashed potatoes, salad, [...]
Chicken and Noodle Dinner 5:00 pm
Chicken and Noodle Dinner @ Ottawa First United Methodist Church
Apr 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Chicken and Noodle Dinner @ Ottawa First United Methodist Church | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the Ottawa First United Methodist Church for a chicken and noodle dinner to benefit outreach projects. Menu also includes green beans, mashed potatoes, salad, [...]
Ottawa University Powwow 8:00 am
Ottawa University Powwow @ Ottawa University
Apr 18 @ 8:00 am – Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm
Ottawa University Powwow @ Ottawa University | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join Ottawa University in celebrating its sesquicentennial with a powwow! Download the event flier here.
Downtown Third Saturday
Downtown Third Saturday
Apr 18 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 a dance theme with “Dancing with [...]
Biscuits & Gravy Fundraiser for Meals on Wheels 8:00 am
Biscuits & Gravy Fundraiser for … @ Wellsville Community Center
Apr 18 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Biscuits & Gravy Fundraiser for Meals on Wheels @ Wellsville Community Center | Wellsville | Kansas | United States
Join the Wellsville community for a fundraiser for Meals on Wheels. Breakfast includes biscuits and gravy, cinnamon rolls, orange juice and coffee. Cost is $5/person. [...]
Williamsburg Spring Fling Dinner 5:00 pm
Williamsburg Spring Fling Dinner @ Williamsburg Community Building
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm
Williamsburg Spring Fling Dinner @ Williamsburg Community Building | Williamsburg | Kansas | United States
Bring the family for a chicken/beef noodle dinner with mashed potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, pickles, rolls, desserts and drinks. The event is a free-will offering [...]
Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class 6:00 pm
Personal Safety & Self-Defense C… @ First Baptist Church Elliott Hall
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class @ First Baptist Church Elliott Hall | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Attend this peronsal safety and self-defense class, led by Mark d’Augereau, retired sergeant with the Ottawa Police Department. The class is free and open to the [...]
Sumo Wresting Invitational 6:00 pm
Sumo Wresting Invitational @ Ottawa University Wilson Field House
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sumo Wresting Invitational @ Ottawa University Wilson Field House | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
During the event, companies and organizations select a representative willing to dress up in a sumo suit and compete against representatives from challenging companies and [...]
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run @ ECKAN central office
Apr 25 all-day
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 [...]
Bark For Life of Franklin County 8:00 am
Bark For Life of Franklin County @ Forest Park
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am
Bark For Life of Franklin County @ Forest Park | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Bring your best canine friend for a fun-filled day starting with a walk and then continuing with demonstrations, contests and games. The American Cancer Society Bark [...]
Open House Day on the Trail 10:00 am
Open House Day on the Trail @ Old Depot Museum
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Open House Day on the Trail @ Old Depot Museum | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Hit the trails with us! The Open House Day on the Trail is in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s State Park Open [...]
Richmond Community Building Smorgasbord Fundraiser 11:00 am
Richmond Community Building Smor… @ Richmond Community Building
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Richmond Community Building Smorgasbord Fundraiser  @ Richmond Community Building | Richmond | Kansas | United States
The menu will be fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, salads and dessert. The lunch is a free-will donation. There also will be [...]
Duke Mason Band Concert 4:00 pm
Duke Mason Band Concert @ Ottawa Municipal Auditorium
Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Duke Mason Band Concert @ Ottawa Municipal Auditorium | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Duke Mason is a nationally known performer, and he and his band will put on a show you won’t soon forget! For more information on [...]

Upcoming Events


Downtown Third Saturday

When: 04/18/2015 all-day

Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! This month will feature a dance theme with "Dancing with the Stores." It's also Ottawa University's Charter Day Weekend. Download the event flier here.

Ottawa University Powwow

When: 04/18/2015 @ 8:00 am – 04/19/2015 @ 1:00 pm

Join Ottawa University in celebrating its sesquicentennial with a powwow! Download the event flier here.

Williamsburg Spring Fling Dinner

When: 04/18/2015 @ 5:00 pm

Bring the family for a chicken/beef noodle dinner with mashed potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, pickles, rolls, desserts and drinks. The event is a free-will offering and sponsored by the Jayhawk Booster Club.

Personal Safety & Self-Defense Class

When: 04/23/2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Attend this peronsal safety and self-defense class, led by Mark d’Augereau, retired sergeant with the Ottawa Police Department. The class is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by Soroptimist International of Ottawa.

Sumo Wresting Invitational

When: 04/24/2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

During the event, companies and organizations select a representative willing to dress up in a sumo suit and compete against representatives from challenging companies and organizations. Funds help support 17 United Way member agencies providing services for Franklin County residents in need. Read on! →

ECKAN 5K Walk/Run

When: 04/25/2015 all-day

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. For more Read on! →

Bark For Life of Franklin County

When: 04/25/2015 @ 8:00 am

Bring your best canine friend for a fun-filled day starting with a walk and then continuing with demonstrations, contests and games. The American Cancer Society Bark For Life is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds Read on! →

Open House Day on the Trail

When: 04/25/2015 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Hit the trails with us! The Open House Day on the Trail is in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism's State Park Open House, which includes free access to anywhere on the Prairie Spirit Trail State Park. Participants are Read on! →

Richmond Community Building Smorgasbord Fundraiser

When: 04/26/2015 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The menu will be fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, salads and dessert. The lunch is a free-will donation. There also will be raffle prizes.