Osborne, Kansas

Upcoming Events in Osborne Kansas


Historical Bicycle Tours - Guided tours begin in May and end in September. Explore the natural beauty of the Blue Hills and hear the history behind it. For ages 7-70, minimum of seven riders are needed to reserve the day and time for each tour.

Ph: 785-346-8068 (Always call and confirm events)


28 HWY 24 Garage Sale - 8 Counties & 17 Communities have joined forces to bring you the first ever Highway 24 Garage Sales!! One 3-day weekend only, the first weekend in June. 230 Miles of countless bargains and hidden treasures. From Glen Elder, Kansas all the way to Bethune, Colorado and through the beautiful Solomon Valley.

Ph: 785-568- 0120 (Always call and confirm events)


4 Summer Barbecue and Fireworks - It's an old fashioned celebration with music, games, BBQ and fireworks at dark. You don't want to miss this!

Ph: 785-346-2881 (Always call and confirm events)

21 - 26 Osborne County Fair - Join in on the fun at the Osborne County Fair. See the animals and craft projects; participate in the talent show or enter your own project to be judged in open class.

Demolition Derby is going to be held at Friday night at 7:00 -

Ph: 785-346-2521 (Always call and confirm events)


27 - 28 Hole in the Wall Gang Annual Rod Run - Friday nite:Sloppy joes and drinks Registration 5-9 pm
Sat.: Registration 9-3pm people games and car games, Supper at 7:00, Awards at 8:00, Dance after that. Camping facilities, with hot shower and bathrooms.Held at Os County fairgrounds. Lots of fun.

Contact us for a flyer!

Address: Osborne fairgrounds , Osborne, Kansas
Ph: 7853462813 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 7853462498
Fee: Pre-register $35 Day of Run $40

4 Fall Festival - Osborne's Fall Festival activities range from a black powder shoot and a golf tournament to an art show. Second weekend in September.

Ph: 785-346-8068 (Always call and confirm events)


5 Chamber Lighting the Holidays Celebration - Celebrate the start of the holiday season in Osborne. Several stores will be open 5PM until 7PM. The Osborne County Memorial Hospital Fundraising Committee's Chili Cook-off will be held in Veterans Hall in downtown Osborne from 5PM to 7PM; the cost of the meal will be a free will donation. Watch as various teams compete for the winning chili! Other soups will also be available.

Door prizes courtesy of Osborne Area Chamber of Commerce members will be given out at intervals during the supper; then at 7PM will be the Annual Chamber Christmas Drawing - 1st prize is $500 in Chamber scrip money, with 2nd prize being $250 in scrip money.

So come to Osborne and have a Safe and Happy Holidays this year!

Address: West Main Street , Osborne, Kansas
Ph: 785-346-2881 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 785-346-2522
Fee: Donation

6 Osborne Annual Rotary Community & Hunters Feed - Hunting, dining, and shopping are the name of the day in Osborne during the opening of hunting season on the second Saturday in November! After a day's hunting in the field, dine on either baked ham or fried chicken with all the fixin's - green beans, corn, fresh bread rolls & dessert - at the Osborne Rotary Club's annual Community & Hunters Feed. It will be held that Saturday from 5:30PM to 8:30PM at the St. Aloysius Parish Hall, 219 North Elm Street, in Osborne KS.

Items donated by local businesses will be raffled off during the meal with the proceeds to be used to support the Rotary's student scholarship program and other community projects.

Address: St. Aloysius Parish Hall, 219 North Elm Street , Osborne, Kansas
Fee: All you can eat - $7 adults; $4 for 12 & Under

6 The Arts and Craft Show - 9AM - 4PM. Follow the Candy Cane Lane! Arts & Crafts fair with homemade crafts, candles, woodcrafts, and much more! Second Saturday.

Address: Lynn Residence, 529 West New Hampshire , Osborne, Kansas
Ph: 785-346-8068 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Osborne WPA Scout Cabin

Built of native stone as a Works Progress Administration (WPA)project in 1936, the historic Scout Cabin features original fireman poles and a massive stone fireplace. The building is available for meetings, reunions, and other community events.

Osborne, KS Historic Buildings

Osborne County Pioneers Memorial

This simple elegant sphere-topped white marble column was dedicated in 1929 to preserve the memory and spirit of Osborne County's first generation of settlers. It is located on the northeast corner of the historic courthouse square.

Osborne, KS Memorials

Osborne County Courthouse

A visit to the Osborne County Courthouse will show the use of the area's popular post rock material in its Romanesque Revival styling. Built in 1907-1908 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places,

Osborne, KS Historic Courthouses

Geodetic Center of North America

The Geodetic Center of North America was entered on the National Register of Historic Places on October 9, 1973. It is not to be confused with the Geographic Center of the Continental United States, which is located some 50 miles to the north near Lebanon, Kansas.

Osborne, KS Geographical Markers

Osborne County Veterans Memorial

Erected in 2000, This granite obelisk is dedicated to the memory of all Osborne County military veterans who ever served in active duty. Located on the north side of the historic courthouse square, the black African/

Osborne, KS Memorials

Things to do near Osborne, KS

Belleville Public Libraray WPA Exhibit

Collection of prints of Kansas landmarks, Kansas wildflower paintings, wooden models and dolls. Library also has free wire...