Sabetha, Kansas

Upcoming Events in Sabetha Kansas


Farmers Market - Saturday mornings and Wednesday evenings, starts the last Saturday of May - Runs through the first week of September.

Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)


3 Spring Arts and Crafts Fair - Two Saturdays before Easter. 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Address: National Guard Armory - 16 Main St , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission $1.00


2 4th of July Fireworks - Dusk at the North Ball Fields. Following special Legion Baseball Game. Closest weekend to the 4th. 10PM/Dark

Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)

2 Sabetha Firecracker 5k Run/Walk - The Sabetha Firecracker 5k Run/Walk, presented by Sabetha Community Hospital, is a 5-kilometer (3.1-mile) road race and recreational walk in Sabetha, Kansas, at 8am. Join us for a winding course through residential areas and past local landmarks, such as the new Sabetha Hospital addition and the new Veteran's Memorial and Fountain. First Saturday morning in July.

All participants are invited to enjoy post-race snacks and beverages, provided by our sponsors.

An awards ceremony will be held after the event to recognize the top finishers in the race.

Hang around for door prize drawings, courtesy of local sponsors.

* The Sabetha Playground Equipment Fund Committee will be holding a fundraising pancake feed (Chris Cakes) following the race. Please enjoy some pancakes and help support this group as they work to get new playground equipment for the parks of Sabetha.

Address: Leman Recreation Complex (city swimming pool) , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-3482 (Always call and confirm events)

17 - 18KS0706006e004 - Sabetha Sabetha Rodeo - Third full weekend of July.

Address: Saddle Club Rodeo Grounds , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)

17KS0706006e005 - Sabetha Sabetha Rodeo Parade - Sabetha Rodeo Saturday evening of the Rodeo weekend. Line up at 6:30 pm.

Address: Main Street , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)


21KS0706006e006 - Sabetha Old Time Saturday Night. - Many Food Booths, Live Entertainment, Lots of Activities Booths. 6:00 - 9:00 PM.

Address: Downtown Sabetha , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)


11 - 12KS0706006e007 - Sabetha Annual Albany Days - First weekend following Labor Day. Step back in time to a town that time has forgotten at Historic Albany, Kansas. Located 60 miles north of Topeka, and 55 miles West of St. Joseph, Missouri, Albany was once a flourishing frontier town that was mostly abandoned after the railroad was located through nearby Sabetha. Albany's rich history includes pioneer settlements, trials and tribulations during the "Bleeding Kansas" Era, run-away slaves on Lane's Trail, and a visit from famed Abolitionist John Brown.

Minneapolis-Moline Tractors and Equipment are featured, as well as Witte gasoline engines.

Demonstrations: Threshing, saw mill, plowing, glass blowing, blacksmithing, print shop, metal casting, cider making, soap making, quilt show, rock crushing, corn shelling and grinding, dutch oven cooking, Civil War Re-enacting, Spinning and weaving, steam engines, gas engines, and much more!

Events: Parade at 1:00pm each day, Antique Tractor pull, garden tractor pull, Kid's Activities. Hotwheels racing, and more!

Find us on Google Maps! Search Albany Museum, Kansas LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!

Address: Old Albany , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-3682 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $5 for the weekend (10 and up) Kids nine and under free with paid adult.

11KS0706006e012 - Sabetha Twister Car Show - RESCHEDULED FROM ANNUAL 2nd WEEKEND IN JUNE 2020
The Sabetha Twisters Car Club was started as a result of the tornado that hit Sabetha the second weekend in June 1998. The first show was on June 14, 1999, in downtown Sabetha. We continue to hold the show the second Saturday in June in honor of Sabetha’s comeback from the Twister that took out the original City Hall.

The car show typically draws around 125 participants from the four state area as well as many local classics. More information is on our Facebook page — Sabetha Twisters Car Club.

Ph: 785-285-2035 (Always call and confirm events)

16 - 19 Sabetha Spring Citywide Garage Sales BONANZA - RESCHEDULED FROM 2nd WEEKEND OF JUNE 2020
BARGAINS & FUN Await YOU!!! MARK YOUR CALENDARS & SAVE THIS DATE at the Sabetha Citywide Garage Sales in Northeast Kansas. We generally have 40-50 sales locations around town. Sabetha is located just 1 short hour north of Topeka on Hwy 75. WELL WORTH the Day Trip. Maps available at local businesses and in the Sabetha Herald newspaper (available free online). See >Events for more details. Don't miss this semi-annual event.

Ph: 785-284-3520 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: 75-cent Map / Listings

17 - 18KS0706006e008 - Sabetha Sabetha Fall City-Wide Garage Sales / US36 Treasure Hunt - Continue your US36 Treasure Hunting Trip by shopping SABETHA'S City Wide Garage Sales!! Sabetha is just a few miles north off US36, jaunting north on US75. Hope we see you there.

Great U.S. Highway 36 Treasure Hunt - mile after mile of garage sales and yard sales all along the 400 miles of U.S. 36 Highway in Kansas. From Elwood to St Francis overlooking the Missouri River to the Colorado border, 13 Counties. Lodging is available along the way so pack a bag and join us for the event.

US 36 sweeps the traveler along a pleasant, scenic highway from the wide Missouri River in northeast Kansas corn country through lush, rolling hills and friendly towns to the yucca-studded, semi-arid High Plains of western Kansas.

Towns along US 36 are among the gems in the crown of this historic, progressive state of Kansas, and they are interesting places to stop and rest. Get acquainted with Indian and pioneer museums that display our rich heritage, sculpture that commemorates it, and fairs, festivals, and rodeos that celebrate it.

Along US 36 you will find the site of Kansas' last Indian raid, a stage coach station, Pony Express stations and the birth place of "Home on the Range." We have great places to hunt and fish, as well as great places to live. Come see us today!

The Treasure Hunt is sponsored by the U.S. 36 Highway Association & Local Tourism organizations/Chamber of Commerce

More info on website:

Address: Downtown , Sabetha, Kansas
Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)


26 Christmas Window Opening - Friday night after Thanksgiving. Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive by a firetruck provided by the Sabetha Fire Department at 6:00pm. The downtown businesses stay open late and offer refreshments and bargains. Christmas carols are sung by Sabetha High School Odyssey and Chantee groups. Horse-drawn trolley rides are sponsored by Kiwanis. A business expo/craft show is held in the City Hall. A soup supper and live nativity are sponsored by First United Methodist Church, plus.....lots more!

Ph: 785-284-2158 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Old Albany Depot

The original depot was moved to Albany from Bern, Kansas in 1965. It was destroyed by fire in 1980 and a new replica was built in 1981. It has been restocked with antique railroad artifacts. There is also a miniature train display. Caboose number 25061 and 25678

Sabetha, KS Railroad History

Old Albany

Old Albany is the remnant of an 1850s settlement by a group from Albany, New York. Albany continued to grow after the Civil War. They had a post office, hotel, boarding house, livery stable, blacksmith shop, grocery store, creamery, sawmill, and a millinery store. In 1870

Sabetha, KS Pioneer Life

Sabetha Historic Library

The Sabetha Library was built in the 1930s as one of the WPA projects.

Sabetha, KS Historic Buildings

Sabetha's City Recreation

Three public parks, a public swimming pool, four baseball/softball/soccer fields, tennis and racketball courts provide recreation for the community. Two campgrounds with pools, cabins and camping facilities are located nearby.

Sabetha, KS Recreation

Old Albany Schoolhouse Museum

The Albany Historic Museum building was formerly the Albany Rural School District No. 1, Brown and Nemaha. The two story limestone building was built in 1867. School was first held in the new building during the 1867-1868

Sabetha, KS Museums

Things to do near Sabetha, KS

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