Marysville, Kansas

Upcoming Events in Marysville Kansas


27 - 28 MJHS/MHS Art Show - The annual Marysville Junior & Senior High Art Show will be held again this year at the MJHS Gym. Wonderful art to view on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Stop by and vote for your favorite.

Address: MJHS Gymnasium , Marysville, Kansas

4 - 5 Mother's Day Flea Market & BBQ - Antiques, Novelties, Arts & Crafts, Furniture, Quilts, Food and much more. Proceeds go to the restoration and preservation of the Koester House Museum in Marysville.

BBQ Chicken Dinner served Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Address: Marysville City Park , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-5593 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $35.00 booth fee


24 - 25KS0705005e006 - Marysville Big Blue Barbeque Championship - The Big Blue Barbeque Championship is a Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event. The Barbeque Championship will run in conjunction with the annual AutoFest Car Show in downtown Marysville.

Check-in begins at 9 a.m. on Friday with Meat Inspections beginning at 11 a.m. The Cooks Meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. On Saturday, judging begins at 12 p.m. and the Awards Banquet is scheduled for 5 p.m. Space is limited to 30 teams. For more information and rules visit the website

Address: Downtown Marysville , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-8374 (Always call and confirm events)

31 - 2 Footloose Dance Recital - Annual recital for students of Footloose Dance Studio. Performances by children ages 3 to 18. Friday & Saturday evening performance begins at 7 p.m.

Sunday at 2 p.m. enjoy the Alumni Dance Recital!

Address: MHS Auditorium , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-2815 (Always call and confirm events)

31 Friday Night Cruisn' & Poker Run - Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, this is a fun night for everyone. Cruise down Main Street like we used to do and join in the fun of a Poker Run while you are at it. Free Door Prizes to participants - Drive Anything - Everyone Welcome - Fun for the entire family! Prizes will be awarded for the Best Poker Hand, the 2nd Best Poker Hand and the Worst Poker Hand. Enjoy cruisin' on Broadway during this fun filled event. Registration is from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 8th & Broadway in Historic downtown Marysville, KS.

Address: Downtown Marysville , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-3101 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 785-562-3101
Fee: Poker Run - $5.00

1KS0705005e005 - Marysville Marysville AutoFest - 24th Annual Car Show! Registration 8 a.m. to noon. Show time Noon to 3:30 p.m. 50/50 Pot - Event T-Shirts - Food Vendors - Downtown Shopping - Kids Carnival & more! Trophy presentation will begin at 3:30 p.m. Held in conjunction with the Big Blue BBQ Championship. Expecting over 300 vehicles!

New in 2014 - Antique Tractor Show!

Address: Downtown Marysville , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-353-2221 (Always call and confirm events)

2 Annual Jolly Jogathon Track Meet - This is a fun track meet for kids and adults of all ages. You may see Olympic athletes competing beside people in street clothes who decide to compete at the last minute. There is no entry fee.
Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. for field events, which start at noon. You may register for running events until the 3 p.m. starting time for those events. Come join the fun!

Address: Homer Hanson Stadium , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-3021 (Always call and confirm events)

14KS0705005e003 - Marysville Pony Express Re-Ride - The annual Pony Express Re-Ride will be over the Pony Express National Historic Trail. Commemorative letters and personal mail will be carried in a mochila and relayed by over 550 riders over the 1,966 mile route. They will stop in Marysville at approximately 9:00 p.m. Come early in case the riders are ahead of schedule! You don't want to miss this historic event!

Address: Pony Express Museum, Marysville , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 800-752-3965 (Always call and confirm events)


4 4th of July Celebration - Celebrate the 4th of July in historic Marysville, KS! Start the day off with a Fun Run at the Blue River Rail Trail at 9:00 a.m., followed by an all day Kickball Tournament at Lakeview Sports Complex, and free swimming at the new Marysville Acquatic Center. Fireworks will begin at 9:45 p.m. at Lakeview Sports Complex.

Address: Lakeview Sports Complex , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-3101 (Always call and confirm events)


13 - 15 Marysville City Wide Garage Sales - Come to Marysville for the annual City Wide Garage Sales with bargains galore at over 60 sales, there is something for everyone. Maps are available. The City Wide Garage Sales are being held in conjunction with the US 36 Treasure Hunt. A 400 mile long garage sale across Kansas.

Ph: 800-752-3965 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 785-562-3101


24 Black Squirrel Night in Marysville - Black Squirrel Night, sponsored by the Marysville Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee, will be held in the evening in downtown Marysville. Entertainment, food booths, bake sales, Fire Department Display, window guessing contests, turkey & ham drawings, and the Halloween Costume Contest are on the agenda for the evening. The Footloose Dancers will perform at 6:30 p.m., the Marysville High School Band will perform at 7:00 p.m. and the Children's Costume Contest will begin at 7:30 p.m. Free coffee and donuts will be provided by the City of Marysville, and, as always, wonderful retail shopping opportunities all over town.

Address: Downtown Marysville , Marysville, Kansas
Ph: 785-562-3101 (Always call and confirm events)


23 Santa's Christmas Parade - Santa will arrive in downtown Marysville with a parade of helpers. The 11:00 a.m. parade will begin at 4th & Broadway and proceed East up Broadway to Santa's House. Everyone, young and old, are invited to participate in the parade. Decorate your float, bikes, wagons, strollers, buggies, etc. Even decorate yourself - Halloween costumes are welcome!

A "Merry"sville Christmas continues during the day in Marysville with shopping for the holidays or just enjoying the activities. Choirs and musicians will be performing throughout the day; there will be specialty food booths; stagecoach rides; a Gingerbread House Contest and other displays at the Art Center; and more. Stores will be open with specials, sampling and treats!

Ph: 785-562-3101 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

City Park Historic Displays

After the Union Pacific Railroad converted to diesel power in the early 1950s, Marysville, a crew-change point, asked for and received the great old steam locomotive on display in City Park, a Baldwin Consolidation 2-8-0, built in 1901 for UP, later used for short-line freight hauls.

Marysville, KS Railroad History

Historic Trails Park

Historic Trails Park recognizes the Trails that merged at this point because of the ability to cross the river on the ferry. Trail traffic often crossed a low water ford north of this park bringing westbound travelers through this very spot on the south bank of the Blue River. Marshall'

Marysville, KS Pioneer Life

Doll House Museum

Enjoy a nationally recognized collection of Dolls, Indians, Toys and History, stretching from antique to the present time and all appearing in storytelling antics. The "Doll Museum comes with it's own unique Story Telling Experience." Over 1,500

Marysville, KS Museums

Country Club Lake

Country Club Lake offers a small playground, a sandy area, fishing and is a great area for kite flying!

Marysville, KS Recreation

Things to do near Marysville, KS

Blue Rapids Historical Society Museum

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