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Upcoming Events in Potwin Kansas


April

20 Easter Egg Hunt - SATURDAY BEFORE EASTER - Sponsored by the Lions Club.

Ph: 620-752-3422 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: potwinks@wheatstate.com

June

7 - 8 City-wide Garage Sale - Second Weekend - Sponsored by PRIDE.

Ph: 620-752-3422 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: potwinks@wheatstate.com

August

17 Watermelon Festival - Parade, crafts, dinner and night street dance. Always the FOURTH SATURDAY in August.

Ph: 620-752-3422 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: potwinks@wheatstate.com

24KS0101047e005 - Potwin Potwin Car Show - Annual car show pre 1978 cars, trucks, and motorcycles. All vehicles 1979 and newer will be allowed after approval.

Registration 9-12
Awards 3:00
Valve cover races 1:30
Free watermelon at noon and in the evening

Address: 100 N Randal , Potwin, Kansas
Ph: 316-323-4458 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: racerdude62@yahoo.com
Fee: $15

September

21 Old People's Day - This event is to honor any current or former Potwin residents that is 65 years old or older. Held since 1911. FOURTH SATURDAY in September.

Ph: 620-752-3422 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: potwinks@wheatstate.com

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Vickers Oil Refinery

The Vickers first refinery was built in Potwin in 1915. During the first half of the twentieth century, Potwin enjoyed the prosperity of the Vickers Oil refinery. Commencing with a lease on the Parris Farm 10 miles north of Potwin, production reached 16,000 barrels a day during the late 50's. In 196

Potwin, KS Oil History


Old Bank

The 1904 limestone building was originally built for Potwin'

Potwin, KS Historic Buildings

Circle "E" Feedlot Tours

Custom feeding operation for 12,000 to 15,000 head of cattle. Tours by appointment.

Potwin, KS Tours

Sink Hole

This sink hole appeared in 1937 and measures 58 feet deep and 250' x 200'

Potwin, KS Natural Attractions

Things to do near Potwin, KS