Featured Events


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Night Trains of Terror 7:00 pm
Night Trains of Terror @ Midland Railway
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm
Night Trains of Terror @ Midland Railway | Baldwin City | Kansas | United States
The train consists of passenger coaches and an old baggage car that has been turned into a “haunted house.” During your ride, you will be [...]
Quilts for Holidays: Major, Bizarre & Unique 2:00 pm
Quilts for Holidays: Major, Biza… @ Appanoose Area Museum
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm
Quilts for Holidays: Major, Bizarre & Unique @ Appanoose Area Museum | Pomona | Kansas | United States
Florence Milliman will present a show of quilts, ranging from full size to mini wall hangings, and will explain how and why she made each [...]
Veterans Day Celebration & Parade 6:30 pm
Veterans Day Celebration & Parade
Nov 7 @ 6:30 pm – Nov 8 @ 8:00 pm
Veterans Day Celebration & Parade @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Celebrate Veteran’s Day in Ottawa! The opening ceremony will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7 at Washburn Towers, Fifth and Main streets. Tour the [...]
Homemade Holidays Craft Show 9:00 am
Homemade Holidays Craft Show @ Ottawa Middle School
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homemade Holidays Craft Show @ Ottawa Middle School | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Get an early start on your holiday shopping with more than 125 vendors featuring fine handmade items! The event, in its 16th year, is sponsored [...]
An Evening With Frank 7:00 pm
An Evening With Frank @ Ottawa Municipal Auditorium
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
An Evening With Frank @ Ottawa Municipal Auditorium | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Bethany Chapel Baptist Church caught fire on Aug. 4 and was completely destroyed. This concert, featuring hits of Frank Sinatra by Ken Frank, will [...]
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission 1:00 pm
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission @ Old Depot Museum
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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 [...]
Ottawa Main Street Uncorked 7:00 pm
Ottawa Main Street Uncorked @ Sacred Heart Parish Center
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm
Ottawa Main Street Uncorked @ Sacred Heart Parish Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the Ottawa Main Street Association for a wine, beer and food tasting, photo booth and auction! Auction items, including destination trips, signed memorabilia, house [...]
Downtown Third Saturday Holiday Open House
Downtown Third Saturday Holiday …
Nov 15 all-day
Downtown Third Saturday Holiday Open House @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! This month will feature a holiday open house at businesses! Enjoy [...]
Ottawa Rotary Club Grocery Grab 9:00 am
Ottawa Rotary Club Grocery Grab @ Queen's Price Chopper
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am
Ottawa Rotary Club Grocery Grab @ Queen's Price Chopper | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
You have a chance to win a 5-minute grocery grab at Queen’s Price Chopper! Plus, five winners will win Queen’s Price Chopper gift cards. Tickets [...]
Ottawa’s 150th Christmas on the Prairie 9:00 am
Ottawa’s 150th Christmas on the …
Nov 29 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Ottawa's 150th Christmas on the Prairie  @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Celebrate the holiday season in downtown Ottawa! Activities are planned throughout the day, with the lighting of the Christmas tree by the mayor that evening. [...]

Upcoming Events


Night Trains of Terror

When: 11/01/2014 @ 7:00 pm

The train consists of passenger coaches and an old baggage car that has been turned into a “haunted house.” During your ride, you will be “entertained” (more like scared out of your mind) by the ghost and goblins aboard the Read on! →

Quilts for Holidays: Major, Bizarre & Unique

When: 11/02/2014 @ 2:00 pm

Florence Milliman will present a show of quilts, ranging from full size to mini wall hangings, and will explain how and why she made each quilt.

Veterans Day Celebration & Parade

When: 11/07/2014 @ 6:30 pm – 11/08/2014 @ 8:00 pm

Celebrate Veteran's Day in Ottawa! The opening ceremony will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7 at Washburn Towers, Fifth and Main streets. Tour the Healing Field of Flags in and around City Park to see more than 500 flags. Read on! →

Homemade Holidays Craft Show

When: 11/08/2014 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Get an early start on your holiday shopping with more than 125 vendors featuring fine handmade items! The event, in its 16th year, is sponsored by the Ottawa Middle School AAA program.

An Evening With Frank

When: 11/08/2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Bethany Chapel Baptist Church caught fire on Aug. 4 and was completely destroyed. This concert, featuring hits of Frank Sinatra by Ken Frank, will help raise funds to help the church rebuild. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are Read on! →

Second Sunday Free Museum Admission

When: 11/09/2014 @ 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! →

Ottawa Main Street Uncorked

When: 11/14/2014 @ 7:00 pm

Join the Ottawa Main Street Association for a wine, beer and food tasting, photo booth and auction! Auction items, including destination trips, signed memorabilia, house cleaning, massages, spa days, KOFO advertising and more will be available. Wineries include Middle Creek Winery, Read on! →

Downtown Third Saturday Holiday Open House

When: 11/15/2014 all-day

Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! This month will feature a holiday open house at businesses! Enjoy shopping, refreshments and drawings! Download the event flier here.

Ottawa Rotary Club Grocery Grab

When: 11/15/2014 @ 9:00 am

You have a chance to win a 5-minute grocery grab at Queen's Price Chopper! Plus, five winners will win Queen's Price Chopper gift cards. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased from a Rotarian, at Queen's Price Chopper, 2138 S. Read on! →

Ottawa’s 150th Christmas on the Prairie

When: 11/29/2014 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Celebrate the holiday season in downtown Ottawa! Activities are planned throughout the day, with the lighting of the Christmas tree by the mayor that evening. Many businesses will have open houses, specials and extended hours. Download the event flier here. Read on! →