This old-fashioned county fair provides entertainment with something for everyone. 4-H and open class exhibits, along with 4-H livestock and other animal showings. Grandstand events include a mud-a-thon, ranch rodeo, buck, rumble & roll, 4-H rodeo, truck and tractor pull and demolition derby. See complete list of events at www.lyoncountyfairks.com
Lyon County Fairgrounds
2650 W Highway 50
Emporia, KS 66801
The 2nd Annual Rhythm & Brews Festival celebrates tasty Midwest homebrews and sweet tunes. It’s for anyone who likes to exercise, drink a beer, or listen to live music - Rhythm & Brews has something for everyone.
July 31-Aug 1, 2015 http://www.rhythmandbrewsmhk.org
Join historian Cindy Higgins as she takes us back to the glory days of the local soda fountain. Take a stroll down memory lane and enjoy a Root Beer float for $1. This program is sponsored by the Kansas Humanities Council and Mass Street Soda in downtown Lawrence. The program is free and is part of downtown Lawrence's Final Friday events. For more information visit: www.WatkinsMuseum.org