Quick…put down the 4-leaf clover or the lucky coin and save it for another time! St. Patrick’s Day in Topeka is full of fun events so NO LUCK IS NEEDED.
Topeka has been at the forefront of the fight for Civil Rights since the 1850′s. Bitter abolitionist and pro-slavery conflicts during that time served as a prelude to the Civil War and gave rise to the term “Bleeding Kansas.” As Kansas approached statehood, Topekans such as Col. John and Mary Jane Ritchie battled for the abolition of slavery. Ritchie’s house became a meeting place for the free-state faction and a station along the Underground Railroad. Read more
Come Join Sid the Science Kid and all his pals in this Super Duper Ooper Schmooper live show! Sid, Gabriela, Gerald and May invite you and your family to join them as they take an incredible journey through the five senses: sight, sound, taste, smell and touch, and discover that there’s a very special super duper sixth sense! Read more
Are you ready to make your love’s heart leap on Valentine’s Day? Our guide to a great Valentine’s Day will provide you with ideas and tips that will make your Valentine’s Day a success.
Tips for a smooth Valentines Day:
- Tell your special someone how much you care about them
- Be thankful – it’s the thought that counts
- Plan ahead – babysitters, reservations, and additional things that need done
- Turn off your cell phones – enjoy this time together
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Yesterday I sat at the opening flight to Chicago at the Topeka Regional Airport and it seems I’ve caught something very dangerous! Every ounce of me wanted to walk up to the ticket counter ask for a flight to Chicago and be on my way. This girl has a serious case of Read more
January 24-26 hunting enthusiasts will gather to discuss hunting, equipment and to showcase their bucks. The Monster Buck Classic will include hundreds of vendors with the latest and greatest in hunting equipment and techniques. Attendees will be able to learn and teach fellow hunting enthusiasts from all over the state of Kansas and the Midwest. Read more
Kansas is turning 153 years old! You’re invited to celebrate Kansas statehood with great deals in the Capital City! During the entire month of January in honor of Kansas’ birthday local businesses will be offering discounts as part of the Kansas Birthday Celebration. By celebrating Kansas’ Birthday you get a great deal and you are supporting local businesses.
Say “Happy Birthday, Kansas” by signing one of the giant birthday cards and touring select Topeka attractions. Read more