Local Events: Food and Culture Festivals September 24th

Two festivals will provide Topekans with an abundance of food, music, entertainment, and other kinds of family friendly fun this weekend. Your family can experience another culture without having to travel at the India Fest, then take a short trip across town to satisfy their sweet tooth’s at the Chocolate Festival.  After all of this excitement, […]

Local Events: Hot Air Balloon Rally

The Balloons are returning! The Huff ‘n Puff Hot Air Balloon rally is this weekend. Seeing hot air balloons in person may get you and your little ones curious about these beautiful flying vessels, and the library can help!

Local Events: Cycling Extravaganza

Need some tips on how to cycle safely? Inspired by the activities at the festival to try a new healthy activity? Stop by the library and we’ll fix you up with some books, DVD’s and even a fitness kit or two.

Local Events: Motorcycle Jump and Party

Harley Davidson Motorcycles will be the focus of an event supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Topeka. To cap off this gathering, a stunt driver on a vintage motorcycle will jump over 15 cars in front of the Kansas Statehouse.

Local Events: Yee Haw! Celebrating Cowboys

Put on your cowboy hats and boots and head over to the Kansas Museum of History for a fun day of celebrating all things Cowboy and Western this weekend.

Local Events: Under the Sea!

An underwater paradise comes to a local stage, as a favorite tale enjoyed by children all over the world is brought to life. Adapted from a story by Hans Christian Anderson, this musical play can lead your family to explore the story behind the story – find out more!

Local Events: Christmas in July and Trains, Trains, Trains

The July heat won’t stop one local venue from celebrating a “White Christmas” this weekend. And while the Polar Express might not be running, there will be a celebration of trains and railroads in North Topeka that will be fun for the entire family.

Local Events: Drama and Music

A couple of local events start this weekend which will bring us thought provoking entertainment all week long. A new play opens at the Topeka Civic Theatre that highlights the history of racial relations in the US in a unique way. An annual favorite event returns, as the Sunflower Music festival brings us all kinds […]

Local Events: WWI Exhibit and Germanfest

Check out some local events highlighting history and cultural events. At the Kansas Museum of History, a new exhibit commemorating World War I opens. At Sacred Heart Catholic Church, all things German will be celebrated at Germanfest. Find out more here!