Big Hill Lake, KS Events


- Parsons


6Main Street's Annual Dinner & Auction - Neodesha - The Social Event! Dinner, dance, and auction, the group's banner fundraiser of the year. Plan now on attending this hugely successful event. ... Main Street's Annual Dinner & Auction


Spoonbill or Paddlefish Season - Chetopa - Paddlefish Snagging Season usually falls between Mid March and Mid May. The specific dates are posted by the State Fish and Game Commission. http://k ... Spoonbill or Paddlefish Season

20Rally in the Valley - Coffeyville - Rally in the Valley ( Coffeyville Community College's youth competition & Intertribal Pow wow. Head Staff Master of Ceremonies - Titus Frenchman ... Rally in the Valley


3Easter Egg Hunt - Altamont - 1 p.m. Sharp Ages: 0 to 8 years old Parking available in back ... Easter Egg Hunt

3Chetopa Eggstravaganza - Chetopa - The Chetopa Chamber of Commerce along with the help of the Chetopa Police Department sponsor a MAGNIFICENT Easter Egg Hunt every year right before Eas ... Chetopa Eggstravaganza

17 - 24 Verdigris Valley Art Exhibit - Independence - Regional artists display work - sculpture, oils, acrylics, pencil, charcoal, and pottery. Wed-Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 1-4pm. ... Verdigris Valley Art Exhibit

24 - 25 City Wide Rummage Sales - Altamont - Junk in the Trunk will take place downtown on the East side of Huston Street starting at 7:00 a.m. Bring your vehicles and have your sale right out o ... City Wide Rummage Sales


- Cherryvale

30 - 1 Cherry Blossom FestivalCherry Blossom Festival - Cherryvale - FRIDAY ------- May 5th Festival runs from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm Craft booths and food vendors will be open for business Friday evening. Rick Cook ... Cherry Blossom Festival

30 - 1 Southeast Kansas Home Show - Parsons - This event features area businesses in the home repair, home building, and home décor area. Set up like a typical trade show with a low entry fee for ... Southeast Kansas Home Show

1City Wide Garage Sale - Oswego

1Kentucky Derby Night - Fredonia - Jockeying, Dancing, Food, and Fun!!! ... Kentucky Derby Night

5 - 8 William Inge Theatre Festival - Independence - William Inge Center for the Arts | Independence Community College | 1057 W. College Ave. | Independence, Kansas 67301 Phone: 620.332.5491 | info@inge ... William Inge Theatre Festival

14 - 16 2015 - Annual Katy Days Festival - Parsons - In 1870 the first Missouri-Kansas-Texas train rolled into a new town in southeast Kansas, that would become Parsons, and the railroad would be remembe ... 2015 - Annual Katy Days Festival

15 - 8 Altamont Swimming PoolAltamont Swimming Pool - Altamont - ALATMONT SWIMMING POOL: 7th & Wabash 620-784-5759 Chris Gilreath - Pool Manager Hours: Daily 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Family Swim: Tuesday ... Altamont Swimming Pool


22Annual NHS All-School Reunion - Neodesha - Over 300 past NHS Graduates attend this event annually. ... Annual NHS All-School Reunion

29Annual Kids Fishing DerbyAnnual Kids Fishing Derby - Altamont - Fish at your favorite fishing hole or Idle Hour Lake. Age Groups: 3-5 yrs. old 6-8 yrs. old 9-12 yrs. old. Medals awarded for the largest in weight, ... Annual Kids Fishing Derby

5Prairie Days Festival - Independence - Mark your calendars! Prairie Days 2014 will be on Saturday, June 14th. This all day event features living historians in all of our historic building ... Prairie Days Festival

5Summer Festival - Fredonia - 5K Glow Run/Walk. Softball Tournament. Summer Concert & Backyard BBQ. 6:30 pm. *David Oakleaf in concert. ... Summer Festival

5Flag Day Celebration - Altamont - Saturday, June 10, 2017 Visit for more details. ... Flag Day Celebration

11Celebrate the 80thAnniversary of the Oswego Swimming pool and Oswego City Park grand opening. - Oswego - The City of Oswego is planning an event to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of the Oswego Swimming pool and Oswego City Park's grand opening. Come enjoy ... Celebrate the 80thAnniversary of the Oswego Swimming pool and Oswego City Park grand opening.


2Fourth of July Celebration - Oswego

2Fourth of July - Chetopa - Independence Day in Chetopa Kansas is an enormous celebration. Thanks to the Chamber of Commerce, the City of Chetopa, & the Chetopa Fire Department t ... Fourth of July

2Fourth of July Celebration - Neodesha - An evening of food and games culminating in fireworks at dusk. ... Fourth of July Celebration

4Coffeyville Summer Celebration - Coffeyville - Coffeyville Summer Celebration has filled the day, starting with a free car show no entry fee starts at 9 ends at 3, 22 classes for trucks and cars th ... Coffeyville Summer Celebration

4Fourth of July Fireworks - Independence - Celebrate your Independence at with a fireworks show at dusk. Always on July 4th; rain date would be the following day. ... Fourth of July Fireworks

44th of July Celebration - Coffeyville - Enjoy the area's largest 4th of July fireworks show. The day will end with a huge fireworks display. -- Fireworks begin at dusk Location:------- ... 4th of July Celebration

4Farm Bureau Ice Cream Social & Music in the Park - Altamont - Farm Bureau will serve ice cream starting at 6:00 p.m. Music with the Whiskey Poet Band starting at 7 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs to enjoy a gre ... Farm Bureau Ice Cream Social & Music in the Park

17 - 3 Museum Quilt Show - Independence - Quilts owned by the museum will be on display. ... Museum Quilt Show

2July 3 Fireworks & MusicJuly 3 Fireworks & Music - Altamont - South side of Harrison Auditorium Fireworks will starting about 9:30 p.m. ... July 3 Fireworks & Music

7Neodesha Golf Tournament - Neodesha - HAVE YOU SIGNED UP YET??? Sign ups for the 45th Annual NEODESHA GOLF TOURNAMENT are now in Full Swing...This years event is scheduled for Saturday, Ju ... Neodesha Golf Tournament

17 - 24 Labette County Fair - Oswego - Kids! Crafts and Animals! Come and watch the exciting 94th Annual IPCA & ARCA Rodeo. Also other nightly activities include outlaw tractor pull, demo ... Labette County Fair

21 - 26 Wilson County Fair & Rodeo - Fredonia - The horse show starts the Wilson County Fair & Rodeo on Wednesday nite at 6pm at the rodeo arena. The fair is opened to Wilson County 4-H & Open Class ... Wilson County Fair & Rodeo

22 - 26 Montgomery County 4-H Fair - Independence - Bring the whole family for a great day of fun and excitement. The 4H exhibits are wonderful, and a pleasure to see what the kids do with their project ... Montgomery County 4-H Fair


26Street Dance Street Dance - Independence - FREE Street Dance - Come to downtown Independence and enjoy great food, music, and dancing! This is a family friendly event, no alcohol allowed. The 1 ... Street Dance

31 - 7 Coffeyville Inter-State Fair & RodeoCoffeyville Inter-State Fair & Rodeo - Coffeyville - Coffeyville's Inter-State Fair & Rodeo is the largest event of its kind in Southeast Kansas. It features top name country music concerts, a demolition ... Coffeyville Inter-State Fair & Rodeo

14Back to School Dance - Altamont - Kick off the school year with your friends and some good music. 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. ... Back to School Dance

19 - 22 Annual Homecoming Picnic and Fair - Thayer


3 - 4 KAN-OKLA 100 Mile Highway Sale - Coffeyville - Come explore!! The sale route is well over 100 miles long. It will be packed with city wide yard sales, two 40 acre flea markets, indoor flea markets, ... KAN-OKLA 100 Mile Highway Sale

4City Wide Garage Sale - Chetopa - 1ST SATURDAY - Garage Sales throughout the city. ... City Wide Garage Sale

11Oswegofest - Oswego - It's an old-fashioned music and crafts fair that draws folks from miles around. Large car and motorcycle show, kids' pedal tractor pull, food booths, ... Oswegofest

16 - 19 Old Iron DaysOld Iron Days - Fredonia - The Wilson County Old Iron Club is dedicated to the preservation of our agricultural heritage through education for all ages. Restoration of early eq ... Old Iron Days

18City Wide Rummage Sales - Altamont - Junk in the Trunk will take place downtown on the East side of Huston Street starting at 7:00 a.m. Bring your vehicles and have your sale right out o ... City Wide Rummage Sales


25GermanfestGermanfest - Independence - Celebrating our German heritage with German music, German food, Kids area and hayrack rides. 4 - 11 P.M. Great family atmosphere. ... Germanfest

28Annual Tug of War - Fredonia - Held in conjunction with Fredonia Fall Festival & Homecoming Days. Sponsored by Fredonia Regional Hospital. ... Annual Tug of War

30 - 3 Dalton Defender Days - Coffeyville - -This year's festival will feature the famous Dalton Raid reenactments, Heart of the Heartland Train rides, chili cook-off and salsa competition, food ... Dalton Defender Days

2Fredonia Fall Homecoming FestivalFredonia Fall Homecoming Festival - Fredonia - When most people think of homecoming, they think of something that is primarily for those who are from a particular place. What started in 1923 as a w ... Fredonia Fall Homecoming Festival

8 - 16 NeewollahNeewollah - Independence - The largest annual celebration in southeastern Kansas has come a long way since its beginning in 1919 as a way to keep playful pranksters out of misch ... Neewollah

235th Annual Halloween Boo Bash5th Annual Halloween Boo Bash - Altamont - • Costume Contest 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. • Pumpkin Contest • Kid’s Games, Treat Bags Free Hotdogs, Prizes Cake Walk If you would like ... 5th Annual Halloween Boo Bash

25Trick or Treat Around the Square - Fredonia - A fun event for all ages. This event provides a safe area for our Tricksters to come out and have a good time. ... Trick or Treat Around the Square

26Be Safe Halloween and Pumpkin Parade - Chetopa - Every year on Halloween Evening the Chetopa Chamber of Commerce sponsors a HUGE pumpkin parade. With around 300 kids attending every year the Old Scho ... Be Safe Halloween and Pumpkin Parade


29 - 30 Main Street Hometown Holiday - Neodesha - Business open houses, treats, and in house special buys to kickoff the Holidiays. ... Main Street Hometown Holiday

5 - 6 Fredonia Retailer's Holiday Open Houses - Fredonia - Kicks off Fredonia Holiday Season with a Friday evening parade featuring "SANTA". Participating businesses decorate for the holidays & stay open late ... Fredonia Retailer's Holiday Open Houses

8Independence Christmas Parade - Independence - Christmas parade lights up the night. 5:30pm following the Merchants' Holiday Open House from 1-5pm. ... Independence Christmas Parade

8Merchant Holiday Open House - Independence - Local merchants open their doors for a fun day of Christmas shopping and giveaways. 1am-5pm. Christmas parade follows at 5:30. ... Merchant Holiday Open House

13Pecan Fest - Chetopa - THIRD SATURDAY - Held in the heart of Pecan Harvest every year this event is filled with all things nutty! The Chetopa Chamber of Commerce sponsors a ... Pecan Fest


20Southeast Kansas Regional Christmas Parade - Neodesha - Santa arrives in town by boat! Features bands, floats, musicians, antique vehicles & clowns. ... Southeast Kansas Regional Christmas Parade

26Altamont Christmas ParadeAltamont Christmas Parade - Altamont - Parade starts at 6:00 p.m. Lineup behind Harrison Auditorium starting at 10:30 p.m. Turkey Drawings and Pictures with Santa will be at City Hal ... Altamont Christmas Parade

27Independence Historical Museum Arts & Crafts Fair - Independence - Area arts and crafts available in an elegant setting. 10am-4pm. ... Independence Historical Museum Arts & Crafts Fair

2Chetopa Christmas Parade - Chetopa - The Annual Chetopa Kansas Christmas Parade is held on the First Thursday in December every year. This event is sponsored yearly by the Chetopa Chamber ... Chetopa Christmas Parade

4Oswego Christmas Parade - Oswego

25Christmas Parade - Cherryvale - Held the First Thursday in December, the Christmas parade has grown immensely, entertaining kids of all ages. Immediately following the parade, childr ... Christmas Parade