Featured Events


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Barn Quilt Trail Lecture 6:30 pm
Barn Quilt Trail Lecture @ Neosho County Community College
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 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 5:00 pm
Centropolis Christian Church Sou… @ Centropolis Christian Church
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 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 6:00 pm
Dinner & Auction a Cause @ Washburn Towers Civic Center
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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) [...]
Ottawa Bark Park Leash-Cutting Ceremony 5:30 pm
Ottawa Bark Park Leash-Cutting C… @ Forest Park
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm
Ottawa Bark Park Leash-Cutting Ceremony @ Forest Park | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The public is encouraged to attend the opening of Ottawa’s Bark Park! The park contains separate areas for large and small dogs. The park’s fence recently [...]
Sons of Belle Starr Concert 7:00 pm
Sons of Belle Starr Concert @ Goppert Building
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm
Sons of Belle Starr Concert @ Goppert Building | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Sons of the Belle Starr is a group of musicians from Kansas and Missouri that has toured throughout the United States over the past eight [...]
Easter Egg Hunt Train
Easter Egg Hunt Train @ Midland Railway
Apr 12 – 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 9:00 am
Annual All-Corvette Show
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
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 [...]
Easter Egg Hunt 11:30 am
Easter Egg Hunt @ Forest Park
Apr 12 @ 11:30 am
Easter Egg Hunt @ Forest Park | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Franklin County Independent Bikers Easter egg hunt will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 12 at Forest Park. It is free and open to [...]
Easter Egg Hunt 2:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Rantoul City Hall
Apr 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Rantoul City Hall | Rantoul | Kansas | United States
Join the city of Rantoul for an Easter egg hunt!
Easter Egg Hunt 1:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Appanoose Baptist Church
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Appanoose Baptist Church | Pomona | Kansas | United States
Join the Appanoose Baptist Church for an Easter egg hunt!
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission 1:00 pm
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission @ Old Depot Museum
Apr 13 @ 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 [...]
Easter Egg Hunt 5:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Princeton United Methodist Church
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Princeton United Methodist Church | Princeton | Kansas | United States
The Princeton United Methodist Church will have an Easter egg hunt at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 18 at the church, Prince and Prairie streets, [...]
Downtown Third Saturday
Downtown Third Saturday @ Downtown
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! In addition to the Business Bunny Hop, other Easter activities [...]
Easter Egg Hunt Train
Easter Egg Hunt Train @ Midland Railway
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. [...]
Business Bunny Hop 9:00 am
Business Bunny Hop
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Business Bunny Hop @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the Business Bunny Hop! Visitors will shop and hop to businesses to find each business’ basket. Each basket egg can be traded for a [...]
Easter Egg Hunt 1:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Ottawa Retirement Village
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Ottawa Retirement Village | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the Ottawa Retirement Village for an Easter egg hunt!
From the Land of Kansas Listen & Learn Session 5:30 pm
From the Land of Kansas Listen &… @ Neosho County Community College
Apr 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
From the Land of Kansas Listen & Learn Session @ Neosho County Community College | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Learn about the many ways From the Land of Kansas involvement can help to promote your business, organization, product, etc. FLOK helps businesses that grow, [...]
Sumo Wresting Invitational 6:00 pm
Sumo Wresting Invitational @ Wilson Field House
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sumo Wresting Invitational @ Wilson Field House | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
During the event, companies and organizations select a representative willing to dress up in a silly sumo suit to be their sumo wrestling champion and [...]
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run 8:00 am
ECKAN 5K Walk/Run @ ECKAN central office
Apr 26 @ 8:00 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 [...]
New Horizon Ranch Spring Round-Up 10:00 am
New Horizon Ranch Spring Round-Up @ New Horizon Ranch
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
New Horizon Ranch Spring Round-Up @ New Horizon Ranch | Rantoul | Kansas | United States
Enjoy carnival games, bounce house, prizes, therapeutic riding demonstrations and more! Pony rides will be available for a $10 donation. Cost of lunch is a [...]
Appanoose Area Museum Potato Bar 11:00 am
Appanoose Area Museum Potato Bar @ Appanoose Area Museum
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Appanoose Area Museum 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.
Meet the Artist 2:00 pm
Meet the Artist @ Carnegie Cultural Center
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Meet the Artist @ Carnegie Cultural Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Come meet Sharron Spence, local business owner and painter! See Sharron’s art and the art of the other featured artists in the gallery.
Richmond Community Museum Potato Bar Supper 5:00 pm
Richmond Community Museum Potato… @ Richmond Community Building
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 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 2:00 pm
Kevin Shaw Book Signing @ Appanoose Area Museum
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm
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


From the Land of Kansas Listen & Learn Session

When: 04/24/2014 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Learn about the many ways From the Land of Kansas involvement can help to promote your business, organization, product, etc. FLOK helps businesses that grow, produce, process or manufacture products in Kansas. In addition, the program works with and supports Read on! →

Sumo Wresting Invitational

When: 04/25/2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

During the event, companies and organizations select a representative willing to dress up in a silly sumo suit to be their sumo wrestling champion and then the organization's "champ" competes against representatives from challenging companies and organizations. Entry cost is Read on! →

ECKAN 5K Walk/Run

When: 04/26/2014 @ 8:00 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! →

New Horizon Ranch Spring Round-Up

When: 04/26/2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Enjoy carnival games, bounce house, prizes, therapeutic riding demonstrations and more! Pony rides will be available for a $10 donation. Cost of lunch is a donation. Rainout date is May 4.

Appanoose Area Museum Potato Bar

When: 04/26/2014 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

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

Meet the Artist

When: 04/26/2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come meet Sharron Spence, local business owner and painter! See Sharron's art and the art of the other featured artists in the gallery.

Richmond Community Museum Potato Bar Supper

When: 04/26/2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join the Richmond Community Museum for a potato bar supper!

Kevin Shaw Book Signing

When: 04/27/2014 @ 2:00 pm

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! →

Ottawa City Wide Garage Sale

When: 05/03/2014 @ 8:00 am

Be on the lookout for all kinds of treasures in and around Ottawa!