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Upcoming Events in Beaumont Kansas


June

31 - 1KS0101041e001 - Beaumont Annual Water Tower Festival - FIRST FULL WEEKEND - The annual Water Tower Festival celebrates and supports the National Historic Wooden Water Tower in Beaumont, Kansas, the only one of its kind in the nation. Festivities begin on Friday evening at 7:00 PM with an ALL YOU CAN EAT CATFISH DINNER at the Beaumont Hotel, where you can also choose from a complete menu of other items. Follow with wine tasting, karaoke entertainment, and street dance to a live band.

Saturday: An entire day of family fun includes: All Day Happenings:

Air-plane fly in * Arts and Craft Booths * Parade * Auction * Railroad Hand Pump Car Rides * Car Show * Motorcycle Show & Games ( Hosted by Christian Motorcycle Assn.) * Bar-B-Q and a complete Menu ( 50's Diner and Beaumont Historic Hotel ) * Corn on the Cob ( Vendor)

Special Entertainment:

Elvis Lives On ! Hear the Kings classic works performed by Bryan Clark Karaoke --- For fun and contest ( Prize I POD) - $20.00 entry fee
Open Mike, Jeziree's Mid-Eastern Dancers

All Veterans Ceremony:

American Legion Post 189 and Veterans of the Foreign Wars, Augusta Soloist * Patriot Guard Speaker ( Past-Present-Future ) * Bagpiper

Games and Fun:

Gunny Sack Race * Three Legged Race * Wheel-barrow Race * Hop Scotch * Pancake Race ( bring own skillet) $ 3.00 entry fee * Cow Chip Throw - $ 3.00 entry fee * Horse Shoe Pitching * Kids Clown Costume Contest * Much More

Check website for detailed time schedules.

All funds raised at the festival go towards goals of the "Friends of the Water Tower" 501 c3 organization.

Ph: 620-843-2591 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: beaumonthotelks.com/frisco-water-tower/
Fee: There is ample parking where the railroad used to be. There is no fee or buttons to purchase to attend the festival. Donations appreciated.

1KS0101041e002 - Beaumont Water Tower Festival Car Show - Taking place Saturday during the Water Tower Festival, the open class Car Show is open for pre-registration and day of show registration where all entries are winners, plus Best of Show cash award.

Registration: 8:00 AM to Noon
Judging starts at Noon
Show is from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Presentation of Awards at 4:00 PM

50 miles east of Wichita, Kansas on Hwy 400

Ph: 316-636-5769 (Always call and confirm events)

August

10 Beaumont Fly Ins - Come enjoy Beaumont fly ins the second Saturday, August, September, and October to the Historic Beaumont Hotel and Air Strip.

The Beaumont is a homing beacon to all pilots and travelers who want to touch down for a cold drink, a hot bath, a great meal and restful sleep. The Beaumont Hotel's renovation includes private baths, period log furniture, and hearty menus seven days a week.

Address: 11651 Southeast Main , Beaumont, Kansas
Ph: 620-843-2422 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.hotelbeaumontks.com

September

7 Beaumont Fly Ins - Come enjoy Beaumont fly ins the second Saturday, August, September, and October to the Historic Beaumont Hotel and Air Strip.

The Beaumont is a homing beacon to all pilots and travelers who want to touch down for a cold drink, a hot bath, a great meal and restful sleep. The Beaumont Hotel's renovation includes private baths, period log furniture, and hearty menus seven days a week.

Address: 11651 Southeast Main , Beaumont, Kansas
Ph: 620-843-2422 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.hotelbeaumontks.com

October

5 Beaumont Fly Ins - Come enjoy Beaumont fly ins the second Saturday, August, September, and October to the Historic Beaumont Hotel and Air Strip.

The Beaumont is a homing beacon to all pilots and travelers who want to touch down for a cold drink, a hot bath, a great meal and restful sleep. The Beaumont Hotel's renovation includes private baths, period log furniture, and hearty menus seven days a week.

Address: 11651 Southeast Main , Beaumont, Kansas
Ph: 620-843-2422 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.hotelbeaumontks.com

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Old Frisco Wooden Water Tower

Built in 1885 for Frisco Railroad steam engines in Beaumont, the water tower provided water for the railroad roundhouse and cattle shipping operation. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it is the oldest wooden water tower still operating in America.

Beaumont, KS Railroad History

Beaumont Hotel

The Beaumont Hotel was created in 1879 as a stagecoach and railroad stop to shelter weary pioneers when the railroad brought cattle barons and frontier society to The Beaumont.

Beaumont, KS Historic Hotels

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