Events

Check out all the events going on in and around Franklin County, KS. Look at the events calendar below for a full schedule of festivals, fairs, sporting events, performances, entertainment and more!

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July – September 2014

Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Lane Agricultural Fair
– 08/09/2014 all-day
Lane Agricultural Fair @ Lane | Kansas | United States
This year’s Lane Agricultural Fair is packed full of activities and entertainment! The Osa-Lane Quilt Show, consisting of items made by the Osa-Lane Quilt Guild, [...]
Ottawa Art Guild All-Member Exhibit Reception @ Carnegie Cultural Center
@ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Ottawa Art Guild All-Member Exhibit Reception @ Carnegie Cultural Center | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Join the Ottawa Art Guild for its all-member exhibit featuring watercolors, acrylic, photography, oils, metal design, gel pen and more! The exhibit will be on [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Dietrich Cabin Living History Event @ Dietrich Cabin
@ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dietrich Cabin Living History Event @ Dietrich Cabin | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The 1859 Dietrich Cabin in City Park will open this year on the second Sunday of every month from April to October. Every monthly opening [...]
Second Sunday Free Museum Admission @ Old Depot Museum
@ 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 [...]
Pooch Plunge @ Forest Park Pool
@ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pooch Plunge @ Forest Park Pool | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Forest Park Pool has gone to the dogs! Bring your dogs out to swim the day after the pool closes for the season. Cost is $5/dog. [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Downtown Third Saturday Ice Cream Festival @ Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Downtown Third Saturdays: Where the community comes together for music, art and other downtown events! This month will feature an ice cream festival and 1950s [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Run for Ben @ Prairie Paws Animal Shelter
@ 10:00 am
Run for Ben @ Prairie Paws Animal Shelter | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
This is a memorial ride for Ben, a family’s beloved pet that passed away in 2010. His family has dedicated this motorcycle run in his [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Ransom 5K Walk/Run @ Forest Park
@ 8:00 am
Ransom 5K Walk/Run @ Forest Park | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The Ransom 5K Run/Walk welcomes and encourages runners and walkers. Strollers are welcome but must start behind the runners/walkers. The event begins at Forest Park [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Wellsville Car Show @ Downtown
@ 4:00 pm
Wellsville Car Show @ Downtown | Wellsville | Kansas | United States
There is family friendly fun for all at the Wellsville Car Show! The event will feature cars and trucks, food, prizes and more! The Copper [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse
@ 7:30 pm
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
ACT Ottawa is set to perform Agatha Christie’s most celebrated courtroom drama, “Witness for the Prosecution.” Leonard Vole is arrested for the murder of a wealthy [...]
Ottawa at 150 Birthday Bash @ Forest Park
all-day
Ottawa at 150 Birthday Bash @ Forest Park | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
Come celebrate Ottawa’s sesquicentennial! Events include birthday cake, a community lunch, vendors, entertainment and much more!
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse
@ 1:30 pm
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
ACT Ottawa is set to perform Agatha Christie’s most celebrated courtroom drama, “Witness for the Prosecution.” Leonard Vole is arrested for the murder of a wealthy [...]
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse
@ 3:00 pm
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
ACT Ottawa is set to perform Agatha Christie’s most celebrated courtroom drama, “Witness for the Prosecution.” Leonard Vole is arrested for the murder of a wealthy [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Power of the Past Antique Engine and Tractor Show @ Forest Park
– 09/14/2014 all-day
Power of the Past Antique Engine and Tractor Show @ Forest Park | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
This show is much more than a gathering of gas engine and tractor enthusiasts, although those are pretty amazing when all the engines are chugging [...]
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse
@ 7:00 pm
Witness For The Prosecution Production @ Old Franklin County Courthouse | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
ACT Ottawa is set to perform Agatha Christie’s most celebrated courtroom drama, “Witness for the Prosecution.” Leonard Vole is arrested for the murder of a wealthy [...]
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot
@ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ottawa Farmers Market @ Orscheln Farm and Home parking lot | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
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 [...]
Sunflower Piecemakers Quilt Show @ Goppert Building
@ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunflower Piecemakers Quilt Show @ Goppert Building | Ottawa | Kansas | United States
The event features quilts for viewing, a boutique table, vendors and an opportunity quilt. The mini quilt auction will be at 3:30 p.m.