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Anthony Outdoor Market - Anthony Outdoor Market at the Courthouse Square---
June to October -
Every other Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m.

OPEN-AIR/SEASONAL

Address: Courthouse Square/West Park Main Street , Anthony, Kansas
Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)

May

11 - 13 Sunflower Balloon Fest Mixer -

GO TO www.sunflowerballoonfest.com TO GET DAY BY DAY SCHECULE -----

Balloon pilots, families and crews arriving all day.
Tours of Historical Museum of Anthony at no charge from 10 a.m.–noon, 1-4 p.m.
Wichita VA Mobile Vet Center - Readjustment counseling & information resources to Veterans - All day
5:30-7:00 p.m. – Mixer for pilots, sponsors & crew at Anthony Municipal Hall
Friday Evening at the Airport
If weather permits the 500 lb, 110' tall Jack-And-The-Box Hot Air Balloon will fly or glow at the Anthony Airport
7:30 p.m. - Possible flight or balloon glow.
Refueling at Anthony Airport if there is a glow, tether or flight!
Fireworks Display at dark
Saturday, May 11
§ 6 a.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge
6:30 - 7:30 a.m. - Launch window with balloons flying out of Anthony Airport (weather permitting)
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Shell Tent Science Activities for Kids in Downtown Anthony-“Come by the Shell Tent on Saturday, May 11, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to see the Shell Pennzoil Nascar”
All Day - US Army National Guard Free Climbing Wall - Mechanical Bull - Joust Pit - Gaming System Located west of the Chamber Office
All Day - Sunflower Photo Booth × Pictures just $1 × Located east of Bank of Kansas ×
Powered Parachutes - Off and on all day at the Anthony Airport - weather permitting
8 - 8:30 a.m. - Walk Kansas Fun Run Registration at Higher Grounds & Leather Bounds
9 a.m. - Walk Kansas Fun Run - For Information contact Megan Ferrell (620-842-5445)
Wichita VA Mobile Vet Center - Readjustment counseling & information resources to Veterans - All day
6:30 – 7:30 a.m. Launch Window-Balloons fly out of Anthony Airport (weather permitting).
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Show & Shine Car Show at the Harper Co Courthouse
Tours of Historical Museum of Anthony at no charge from 10–noon, 1-4 p.m.
11 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - F-4 Flight Simulator
12 – 1:30 p.m. – Scout Troop #855 Dutch-Oven Feed; at Wayne Dennis Parking Lot
1 - 3 p.m. - Walk-Around-Magic Show by Bob Phillips .
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. – Lineup for Parade.
2 p.m. – Sunflowersm Balloon Fest Parade, Downtown Anthony
5:30 p.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge
6 – 7 p.m. – Launch Window-Balloons launch from Anthony Airport (weather permitting).
If weather permits the 500 lb, 110' tall Jack N D Box Hot Air Balloon will fly or glow at the Anthony Airport
8:30 - p.m. – Possible Glow/Tether at the Anthony Airport
Sunday, May 12
6 a.m. – Pilot Briefing at Anthony Airport Pilot’s Lounge
6:30 – 7:30 a.m. – Launch Window-Balloons fly from Anthony Airport (weather permitting).
Hot Air Balloon Rides ($150). Call for reservations to Chamber Office – 620-842-5456.
Admission is FREE for the spectators, who are advised to wear comfortable clothing and bring a lawn chair and your camera. www.sunflowerballooonfest.com
Sponsored by Anthony Chamber of Commerce & SHELL
Anthony, the Ultimate Shopping Destination

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.sunflowerballoonfest.com

11 - 13KS0203001e003 - Anthony Annual Sunflower Balloon Fest -

Great Event ---- www.sunflowerballoonfest.com

Address: Anthony Airport & Downtown Anthony , Anthony, Kansas
Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.sunflowerballoonfest.com
Fee: Free

12 Show and Shine Car Show - Held Saturday during Anthony's Balloon Fest week-end.
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Show & Shine Car Show at the Harper Co Courthouse.

GO TO www.sunflowerballoonfest.com FOR EACH DAYS SCHEDULE

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.sunflowerballoonfest.com

June

2 City Wide Garage Sale & Merchants Sidewalk Sale - Registrations are being accepted at the Anthony Chamber of Commerce for residents wishing to participate in Anthony City-Wide Garage Sales.
The annual event has attracted hundreds of out-of-town shoppers and area bargain hunters who take advantage of the one-day sale.

Join others in having a garage sale, and the Anthony Chamber of Commerce will put your sale on the map!

Maps will be available Thursday throughout the community.

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com
Fee: FREE
www.anthonychamber.com/resources/2018+Schedule+of+Events.pdf

July

4 Harper County 4th of July Celebration - A full day of fun festivities for the whole family including fishing, volleyball tournament, horseshoe contests, foods, a fun-run, and a spectacular fireworks display.

Additional Features:
Commercial Vendors, Crafts, Designated Parking, Entertainment Children's, Food, Gate Admission, Handicapped Access, Music

www.anthonychamber.com/resources/2017+Schedule+of+Events.pdf

Address: Anthony City Lake / West Lake Road and 20 Road , Anthony, Kansas
Ph: 620.842.5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com
Fee: Gate Admission

August

8 - 11KS0203001e013 - Anthony Harper County Fair - Come to the biggest fall event in Harper County! All the sights and smells of rural Kansas surround you with agricultural exhibits and demonstrations, woodworking, photography, product tents, food tents, music, games, Kids Pedal Tractor Pull, contests, car show, parade, and a huge carnival! Fun for the whole family!

Thursday - Free meal open to the public, sponsored by Bank Central. Downtown Harper, under tent. Must be wearing a fair button to be served.........12:00 noon

Pioneer Feed ........................6:00 p.m. Downtown Harper, under tent. Everyone is invited (Sponsored by the City of Harper & the City of Anthony. Entertainment will be performing at the Pioneer Feed! Farm Bureau Watermelon Feed...following Kids Pedal Pull

Friday
VFW Pancake Feed @ VFW Building...7 - 10:00 a.m.
Entertainment TBA ... 6, 8 & 9:00 p.m.
Demolition Derby (Harper Derby Arena).....7:00 p.m.

Saturday:
Pleasant Valley Preschool Pancake Feed ......... 7:00 am-12:00 noon
Car Show at A & A Auto parking lot .....9:00 a.m.
Horseshoe Tournament, Harper Park, 620-560-5520 ...9:00 a.m.
Fastest Hooker in the West, Crochet Contest, by Fair Office, 10:00am
Baked Pie Contest ....11:00 a.m.
Free Meal for FFA, 4-H Families & Livestock Buyers Sponsored by
American Ag Credit Services of Kingman (Fair grounds) ....12:00 noon
Grand Parade ........6:30 p.m.
Turtle Races (following the parade) Sponsored by
Chair Auction
Entertainment TBA ....... 8:00 p.m.


https://www.facebook.com/pages/Harper-County-Fair/188666381198911

Address: Downtown , Anthony, Kansas
Ph: 620-842-5445 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.harper.k-state.edu/county-fair/index.html

10 Harper County Fair Demolition Derby - $4,000 in Prize money! 7:00 pm.

Weld Class & Bolt and Chain Class Figure 8

Entry Fee: $30.00 for Car, Driver & 1 Crew Member
Entry Questions? Call Tony Russell with Old Skool Productions at 620-222-4535

Sponsored by Harper Chamber of Commerce
No coolers allowed - Beer Garden & Concessions Available

Address: Derby Arena , Anthony, Kansas
Ph: 620-955-7135 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: harperchamber.com/demolition-derby-2017
Fee: $10 at the Gate; 5 & under, Free

October

6 Fall Fest & Moonlight Madness - Featuring Chili Cook-Off. 3-on-3 Basketball - Apple & Cherry Pie Bake-Off and
Chamber sponsored "Cow Patty Bingo" and lots of booths from clubs & organizations.

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com
www.anthonychamber.com/resources/2017+Schedule+of+Events.pdf

31 Kiwanis Spook Parade - Anthony Kiwanis Halloween Parade

www.anthonychamber.com/resources/2018+Schedule+of+Events.pdf

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com

November

3 Annual Sunflower Arts & Crafts Fair - 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 45th Annual Sunflower Arts & Craft Show

Anthony Events:
www.anthonychamber.com/resources/2017+Schedule+of+Events.pdf

Address: Anthony Municipal Hall - 130 E Main St , Anthony, Kansas
Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com

9 Veterans Day Program - Veterans Day Program @ Municipal Hall

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com

23 Annual Christmas Parade & Santa - Christmas Parade & Santa Comes to Town (6 pm)

Anthony Lions Club Furnishes Candy for Children

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com

December

1 Annual Christmas Arts & Crafts Show - Annual Christmas Arts & Crafts Show

Ph: 620-842-5456 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: info@anthonychamber.com
Web: www.anthonychamber.com

Attractions and Upcoming Events

City Parks

Anthony has four public parks with picnic and playground equipment, a ball diamond complex that offers playing fields for all ages, six hard surfaced tennis courts and two outside basketball courts.

Anthony, KS Recreation

Harper County Court House

Anthony, the county seat of Harper County, is justly proud of her stately Court House, constructed in 1908. The building is on the National Registry of Historic Buildings. It is also one of George P. Washburn's 13 historic Kansas courthouses.

Anthony, KS Historic Courthouses

Anthony Golf Course and Driving Range

Making this scenic park complete, a rolling nine hole grass green golf course overlooks Anthony Lake and dam. The par 36 course, boasting 5,000 square foot greens, challenges golfers year round, seven days a week. Club house facilities furnish a snack bar and Pro Shop adjacent to a 40

Anthony, KS Golf Courses

Anthony City Lake

The lake has been worked on and the water was so low that fishing and boating were basically out of the picture. Due to recent rains the lake does have water in it and is going to be stocked as soon as it \"settles\".

Anthony, KS Recreation

Historical Museum of Anthony

The museum is located in the old Santa Fe Railroad Depot. It was built in 1928 and served in that capacity until its closing in 1982. In the fall of 1984, the museum moved into it, thus affording better accessibility for the handicapped and elderly with its ground-level entrances.

Anthony, KS Museums

Things to do near Anthony, KS

Axtell Hospital

Axtell hospital was founded in 1887 by Dr. John T. Axtell and his wife, Lucena. The original wood frame hospital was graduall...