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    Fall Mixed Media Retreat at Spring Street Retreat 3:00 pm
    Fall Mixed Media Retreat at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Oct 5 @ 3:00 pm – Oct 7 @ 11:00 am
    Fall Mixed Media Retreat at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Bring your media, easel/table, chair and choose a place back deck, front porch or veranda. Guest rooms and meals provided. Inquire [email protected]
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music 7:30 pm
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music @ Prairie PastTimes/Outdoors on Broadway
    Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Enjoy one of the Eight Wonders of Kansas Customs in the heart of the scenic Flint Hills! Jam Session & Open Mike for local and visiting musicians playing traditional music. Public is welcome – Family
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    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch 9:00 am
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Cattle Drives (Multiple Dates Available) Join us for one of our Longhorn Cattle Drives in 2018! Cattle Drive Description The Cattle Drives starts in the morning (usually at 9:00) from our Ranch Headquarters at
    Prairie Harvest Festival 10:00 am
    Prairie Harvest Festival @ Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
    Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
    On Saturday, October 6, 2018, enjoy an old-fashioned prairie festival as living history characters harvest the fruits of nature in preparation for winter. Activities include cider making and wagon rides from 10 a.m. –4 p.m.
    Ranching Saturday at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve 10:00 am
    Ranching Saturday at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve @ Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
    Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
    On the 1st Saturday of each month from June to October, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., experience daily ranch chores. Living historians demonstrate activities such as stove cooking, roping, fence repair, blacksmithing, carpentry, gardening,
    Pioneer Bluffs Fall Roundup 2:00 pm
    Pioneer Bluffs Fall Roundup @ Pioneer Bluffs
    Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Pioneer Bluffs Fall Roundup @ Pioneer Bluffs
    This is the launch of Pioneer Bluffs as the home of Flint Hills Ranching Heritage. We think it is time someone made space to honor the legacy of the ranching families that settled the Flint
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat 4:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Oct 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Reservations are required. Contact Carla 316-393-3194 or email [email protected] to reserve a table for 4 or for a group of 16. Cost is $25 per person plus tax. Includes tour, tea samples, chilled strawberry soup,
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch 5:30 pm
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    (Multiple Dates Available) Trail Ride Description Horseback Riding on the Flying W Ranch is a unique experience. Unlike traditional nose to tail trail rides, our horseback Riding is done on the backs of retired ranch
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    Star Gazing w/Wagon Ride, Supper and Entertainment
    Star Gazing w/Wagon Ride, Supper and Entertainment @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 12 all-day
    Star Gazing w/Wagon Ride, Supper and Entertainment @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Star Gazing (Multiple Dates Available) If you have been to the Flying W Ranch at night you are well aware of how awesome the night sky can be in the Flint Hills. We are
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music 7:30 pm
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music @ Prairie PastTimes/Outdoors on Broadway
    Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Enjoy one of the Eight Wonders of Kansas Customs in the heart of the scenic Flint Hills! Jam Session & Open Mike for local and visiting musicians playing traditional music. Public is welcome – Family
    Star Gazing w/Wagon Ride, Supper and Entertainment
    Star Gazing w/Wagon Ride, Supper and Entertainment @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 13 all-day
    Star Gazing w/Wagon Ride, Supper and Entertainment @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Star Gazing (Multiple Dates Available) If you have been to the Flying W Ranch at night you are well aware of how awesome the night sky can be in the Flint Hills. We are
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch 9:00 am
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 13 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Cattle Drives (Multiple Dates Available) Join us for one of our Longhorn Cattle Drives in 2018! Cattle Drive Description The Cattle Drives starts in the morning (usually at 9:00) from our Ranch Headquarters at
    Fall for Chase County 2:00 pm
    Fall for Chase County @ Downtown Cottonwood Falls, Stong City, Matfield Green & Elmdale
    Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    JOIN US for a fun and festive day as we “Fall for Chase County” Saturday, October 13. Special daytime events will take place between 2pm and 5pm, followed by an evening celebration of fine art.
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat 4:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Oct 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Reservations are required. Contact Carla 316-393-3194 or email [email protected] to reserve a table for 4 or for a group of 16. Cost is $25 per person plus tax. Includes tour, tea samples, chilled strawberry soup,
    Tallgrass Artist Residency Reception 5:00 pm
    Tallgrass Artist Residency Reception @ The Bank Art Space
    Oct 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Tallgrass Artist Residency Reception @ The Bank Art Space
    Join us on October 13 for the opening reception of the Tallgrass Artist Residency Group Exhibition, featuring all 8 artists from our 2018 cycle. The Tallgrass Artist Residency seeks to create connection and conversation across
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch 5:30 pm
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    (Multiple Dates Available) Trail Ride Description Horseback Riding on the Flying W Ranch is a unique experience. Unlike traditional nose to tail trail rides, our horseback Riding is done on the backs of retired ranch
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music 7:30 pm
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music @ Prairie PastTimes/Outdoors on Broadway
    Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Enjoy one of the Eight Wonders of Kansas Customs in the heart of the scenic Flint Hills! Jam Session & Open Mike for local and visiting musicians playing traditional music. Public is welcome – Family
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch 9:00 am
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Cattle Drives (Multiple Dates Available) Join us for one of our Longhorn Cattle Drives in 2018! Cattle Drive Description The Cattle Drives starts in the morning (usually at 9:00) from our Ranch Headquarters at
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat 4:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Reservations are required. Contact Carla 316-393-3194 or email [email protected] to reserve a table for 4 or for a group of 16. Cost is $25 per person plus tax. Includes tour, tea samples, chilled strawberry soup,
    Moonlight Horse & Wagon Rides at Flying W Ranch 6:00 pm
    Moonlight Horse & Wagon Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
    Moonlight Horse & Wagon Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Moonlight Horse and Wagon Rides Our moonlight horseback and wagon rides have been some of our most popular events.  So, we have expanded the number of opportunities to ensure everyone has a chance to
    ArtComm Day 1:00 pm
    ArtComm Day @ Prairie PastTimes
    Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    ArtComm day is at Prairie PastTimes. Bring a project to work on, or just come and chat. Bring a friend, they are always welcome too. Free, come and go, with refreshments available. It’s time to
    ArtComm Day at Prairie PastTimes 1:00 pm
    ArtComm Day at Prairie PastTimes @ Prairie PastTimes
    Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    ArtComm Day at Prairie PastTimes @ Prairie PastTimes
    DO YOU ENJOY SHARING YOUR ART OR CRAFT WITH FRIENDS? COME JOIN US AT PRAIRIE PASTTIMES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21, 1:00 PM – 4 PM. FREE – NO SCHEDULE – NO RULES – SHARE YOUR ART
    Camp Wood Harvest Camp 9:00 am
    Camp Wood Harvest Camp @ Camp Wood YMCA
    Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – Oct 28 @ 10:00 am
    Hey kids, decorate pumpkins, bob for apples and dress in your favorite costumes with Camp Wood YMCA! Join us for Harvest Camp! Celebrate the Fall season with your Camp Wood YMCA friends! For ages 7-17,
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch 5:30 pm
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Sunset Trail Rides at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    (Multiple Dates Available) Trail Ride Description Horseback Riding on the Flying W Ranch is a unique experience. Unlike traditional nose to tail trail rides, our horseback Riding is done on the backs of retired ranch
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music 7:30 pm
    Emma Chase Friday Night Music @ Prairie PastTimes/Outdoors on Broadway
    Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
    Enjoy one of the Eight Wonders of Kansas Customs in the heart of the scenic Flint Hills! Jam Session & Open Mike for local and visiting musicians playing traditional music. Public is welcome – Family
    Clements Cemetery Wagon Ride hosted by Flying W Ranch
    Clements Cemetery Wagon Ride hosted by Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 27 all-day
    Clements Cemetery Wagon Ride hosted by Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Clements Cemetery Wagon Ride Join us for this sunset wagon ride to the Clements Cemetery on October 27th We like to celebrate this season with new friends and some really, really old friends.  The
    Elmdale Trading Post OPEN HOUSE
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch 9:00 am
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Cattle Drive at Flying W Ranch @ Flying W Ranch
    2018 Cattle Drives (Multiple Dates Available) Join us for one of our Longhorn Cattle Drives in 2018! Cattle Drive Description The Cattle Drives starts in the morning (usually at 9:00) from our Ranch Headquarters at
    Boyce Baumgardner Memorial Disc Golf Tournament 12:00 pm
    Boyce Baumgardner Memorial Disc Golf Tournament @ Cottwood Falls Disc Golf Course
    Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:15 pm
    Boyce Baumgardner Memorial Disc Golf Tournament @ Cottwood Falls Disc Golf Course
    A BYOP doubles event celebrating the life of the man who had the vision and the energy behind the Swope Park course in Cottonwood Falls!
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat 4:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Saturday Tea Time at Spring Street Retreat @ Spring Street Retreat
    Reservations are required. Contact Carla 316-393-3194 or email [email protected] to reserve a table for 4 or for a group of 16. Cost is $25 per person plus tax. Includes tour, tea samples, chilled strawberry soup,
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