Concordia, Kansas

Upcoming Events in Concordia Kansas


24 - 26 Stained Glass Tours - Cloud County is the Stained Glass Capitol of Kansas and March is always "Stained Glass Month in Concordia." Tours include homes and downtown.

Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)


31 - 2 Depot Days in Concordia - This family event begins Friday evening with a cream can dinner, ice cream social and free concert at the depot. Saturday there will be a model train display, historical reenactors, craft and food booths,activities for the children, and a free swim at the Concordia Municipal Pool. Many of the activities are still being planned, so check back with us! This event is scheduled to coincide with the National Orphan Train Complex annual reunion and celebration.

Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)

1 Concordia City Wide Garage Sale - Clean out the closets & earn some cash...or pick up a paper & find some bargains. This annual event is sponsored by the Blade-Empire.

Ph: 785-243-2424 (Always call and confirm events)


3 4th of July Celebration - Come and watch the free Fireworks display with your neighbors and friends! Enjoy the display on the 3rd and spend the 4th with your family. The Fireworks Committee organizes this annual display. 10 p.m.

Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)

16 - 20 Cloud County Fair & NCK Saddle Club Rodeo - Cloud County 4-H exhibits, Carnival Rides on the Midway, Entertainment, Races and more. The NCK Saddle Club Rodeo has 60+ years of history, and is now being held during the fair.


Address: Cloud County Fairgrounds , Concordia, Kansas
Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)

17 - 18 NCK Saddle Club Rodeo - The 60th anniversary of the NCK Saddle Club rodeo is coming up this summer. We will have a show both nights by the NCK Saddle Club Drill Team, great food and service with a smile at our concession stand, a calf scramble for the kids, and lots of action with lots of great local cowboys and cowgirls.

Address: NCK Saddle Club Arena, Cloud County Fairgrounds, Concordia, KS , Concordia, Kansas
Ph: 7856141563 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Adults $12, Children 6-12 $10, Children under 6 Free


21 Concordia Fall Festival - Fall Fest has become a "Homecoming" for the Cloud County/Concordia community for 25 years. The format of one-location, one-day programming facilitates a return to visit old friends in a fun-filled atmosphere that attracts one and all, adults, children, senior citizens and teens. Many family reunions as well as class reunions are held to coincide with Fall Fest, and no wonder! Always held the last Saturday of September.

The day's offerings include craft and food booths, demonstrations, games, amusements, free entertainment, parade and activities. It's a "One Size Fits All" event. Join the 7,500 to 10,000 people who will attend this year's Fall Fest in Concordia!

We are excited to be releasing a NEW face to Concordia’s own Fall Fest this September 27th. The Fall Fest committee is working to create an atmosphere that promotes both community and commerce. You will see many of the traditional elements, some old things returning and some brand new elements!

Address: Downtown , Concordia, Kansas
Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

21 Fall Music Fest - Spend your evening in Concordia enjoying good music, food and drinks. With an incredible playbill of Concordia native singer/songwriters it is a night to enjoy for any age. 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Address: Broadway Plaza , Concordia, Kansas
Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $5.00 entry, 12 and under FREE


5 Cloud County Health Fair - 50+ exhibitors with health-related items and services, health screenings and tests (several have a fee, others are free), literature and presentations all under one roof. The Health Fair is combined with "Sailing for Success" Soup Supper.

Address: Kansas National Guard Armory , Concordia, Kansas
Ph: 785-243-4290 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

The Brown Grand Theater

The historic Brown Grand Theatre is located at the west end of downtown Concordia. Listed on the National Historic Register, the French Renaissance theater was built by Col. Napoleon Bonaparte Brown in 1906-07. The 650

Concordia, KS Historic Theatres

Harris Building

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Originally build as a bank, until recently it housed the offices of the Harris's playground equipment company. It has recently been purchased by Dr. Wentz who is in the process of preserving this beautiful building.

Concordia, KS Historic Buildings

Nazareth Motherhouse

Known as the beacon light of Concordia, the well-known rose window looks over the community from the convent. It is the official Motherhouse and Home for the 260 Sisters of St. Joseph of Concordia. It was built in 1903 and is listed in the National Register of Historic Sites

Concordia, KS Historic Churches

National Orphan Train Complex

Between 1854 and 1929 over 250,000 orphaned, abandoned, and homeless children were relocated from New York and 'placed out' all across the US. The Orphan Train Movement is one of the largest social reform relocation efforts in our nation'

Concordia, KS Museums

Cloud County Stained Glass Tour

Have fun on your self-guided tour visiting these sites by yourself or in a group. Detailed maps will show you the way. Call the Brown Grand Theatre, 785-243-2553 for details.


Concordia, KS Tours

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