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Upcoming Events in Jetmore Kansas


May

27 Memorial Day Weekend - Golf, Activities, Food, Alumni Reception, Community Worship, and Memorial Day Service.

Jetmore HS Class of 1950 Reunion

Keroma All School Reunion

Ph: 888-463-4362 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.hodgemancountyks.com

June

7 - 8 HorseThief Festival - 2016 Schedule ---------------------------

Friday June 10th

5:00pm Gates open

7:00pm Friends of HorseThief Bonfire and Hotdog Feed – Arena area

8:00pm Music Starts – Arena area
Sarah Dunn Band
Tanner Dirks Band
Zane WIlliams

Saturday June 11th

7:00am Jetmore United Methodist Mens Free Will Biscuit and Gravy Breakfast – Arena area
7:00am Dam Near 5K registration opens – North end of Dam

8:00am Race meeting, race immediately follows – North end of Dam

7:00 am – 2 pm Fishing Tournament – Boat ramps

10:00am Mud Volleyball tournament begins – Mud pits

10:00am Friends of HorseThief Sand Castle Building Contest – Beach Area

Noon Decorate your Wagon campsite judging begins – Campground

3:30 Fishing Tournament winners announced – Arena Stage

3:30pm Friends of HorseThief Warrior Obstacle Course Check in
4:00pm Warrior Obstacle Course begins - Reservoir Office

7:00pm Decorate your wagon winner announced – Main Stage

8:00pm Music Starts – Main Stage
The Banned
Blue Water Highway Band
Jon Wolfe

1:00am HorseThief the Festival 2016 closes

Sunday June 12th

Sunrise-Sunset Free Family Fun Day!
Swim, fish, boat, enjoy all that HorseThief has to offer!

Schedule subject to change day of event. For schedule and weather updates check Horsthief The Festival on Facebook

Address: HorseThief Reservoir, 19005 SW 156 Highway , Jetmore, Kansas
Ph: 620-357-8831 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: horsethiefthefestival.com/

July

3 Fourth of July - Fireworks, Activities, Street Dance

Ph: 620-357-8831 (Always call and confirm events)

September

14 Camp Wild Women Fall Shooting Sports Day Camp - WELCOME!
Camp Wild Women is your source for women's shooting sports education!

Shooting sports activities & events that are available.
Shotgun, Pistol, Archery, Muzzleloader, Rifle
.
Registration Now Open for the Fall Session - Saturday, September 24, 2011. Join us for an exciting outdoor experience at HorseThief Reservoir.

For more detailed information check out our website.


Address: Horse Thief Reservoir - 9 miles West of Jetmore on Hwy 156 - near mile marker 47. , Jetmore, Kansas
Ph: 620-357-8321 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: campwildwoman@hotmail.com
Web: campwildwomen.com
Fee: Yes

October

5 Hodgeman County Church Tour - Tour the beautiful churches of Hodgeman County. Start at 8:00am at the Haun Museum in Jetmore -- then making a pick-up stop at the City Library in Hanston at 8:15am. Eastern Hg Co churches in the morning -- followed by lunch at the new City Park in Hanston -- Western Hg Co Churches in the afternoon. Please RSVP to Gus Guthrie at 620-357-8473 or Mary Ford at 357-8794.

Ph: 620-357-8473 (Always call and confirm events)

November

10 Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner - Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner at 1:00pm.

Address: Haun Museum , Jetmore, Kansas
Ph: 620-357-8831 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: caguthrie@sunflowertelco.com

December

30 Christmas on Main Street - Christmas like you've always wished it could be! Even if you didn't grow up with home-town holiday celebrations like this...you will feel right at home with us as we Celebrate Christmas County-wide! 9am.

Always the first Saturday in December, we celebrate in a BIG way! Imagine Main Street lined with beautiful greenery-wrapped lamp posts and free horse-drawn wagon rides, popcorn and cider served on the Courthouse Square, a place to finish up all of your Christmas Shopping (the Marketplace Celebration at the King Center) with hot cocoa and homemade cinnamon rolls; and a Holiday picture of your pets at Santa Paws! Enjoy area eateries at lunch and send your letter to Santa right afterwards. Watch Holiday movies and drop the kids off to do their "shopping" with area elves! (Each child can choose and wrap 2 gifts...with the help of adult "wrappers" at no charge!) End the day with a visit from Santa himself. Please join us!

Address: Main Street in Jetmore , Jetmore, Kansas
Ph: 620-357-8831 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 620-357-8323
Email: hodgeman1@fairpoint.net
Web: www.hodgemancountyks.com
Fee: Free

7 - 8KS1011009e004 - Jetmore Christmas - Journey To Bethlehem - Santa Parade, Courthouse Square Activities, Live Nativity, Journey to Bethlehem.

Journey to Bethlehem

The Jetmore and Hanston United Methodist Churches are inviting you to travel with us through first century Jerusalem to the town of Bethlehem and discover the true meaning of Christmas. Our journey will take us far, and we will see and experience the spirit of the land where Christ was born. We will focus on a time almost 2,000 years ago, which to some was a simpler time, yet a time of much political strife. A nation persecuted under Roman rule yearned for someone powerful enough to free them. For many years they had dreamed and hoped that a Messiah would come to lead them and save them. You will meet a variety of people during our travels. Listen to their stories and feel their anticipation as you make your way to the manager. It is a scene that will touch your heart.

The journey will be a guided tour, so you may attend any time between 5:30pm and 8:30pm. (Those with special needs may tour between 5:00pm & 5:30pm. Spanish tours will be available on Sunday.) Prepare to make the Journey to Bethlehem a Christmas experience you'll treasure forever. It is our gift to you. Dress warmly as some scenes will be outside.

Soup Supper 4:00 - 8:00 pm. King Center, Main St. Free will donation to benefit local events. Sponsored by the Hodgeman Business Boosters.

Address: ( Journey) United Methodist Church , Jetmore, Kansas
Ph: 620-357-6237 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: hodgeman1@unitedwireless.com
Web: www.hodgeman.ksu.edu/
Fee: Admission is Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Buckner Valley Park

Buckner Valley Park is located five and one-half miles west of Jetmore on Buckner Creek. The original dam site on the Buckner Creek was built through the Works Progress Administration (WPA)

Jetmore, KS Recreation

Hodgeman State Lake & Wildlife Area

Hodgeman State Lake & Wildlife Area is located 4 miles east of Jetmore on Highway 156, then 2 miles south. The State Lake measures 87 acres, which are periodically dry. When water is present the lake is stocked. The Wildlife Area encompasses 254

Jetmore, KS Recreation

Sawlog Mural

The 'point of rocks'

Jetmore, KS Arts

Haun Museum

The Haun Museum is located in the first house on the townsite of Jetmore. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it was built in 1879, by T.S. Haun, the founder of Jetmore, then called Buckner. Mr. Haun edited the first newspaper in Jetmore, The Buckner Independent

Jetmore, KS Museums

Fort Hays-Fort Dodge Road

The Fort Hays-Fort Dodge Road is an interesting trail crossing the eastern part of Hodgeman County. The road was used to haul freight from the rail head to connect to the Santa Fe Trail, Fort Dodge and the New Mexico. The Duncan'

Jetmore, KS Historical Markers

Things to do near Jetmore, KS

Historical Sites

Wild Horse Corral - In early days, wild horses were grazing on the prairie and often t...