Events

Boo! At The Zoo tickets on sale

Tickets for the 24th annual Boo! At the Zoo are on sale now through Oct. 19 so get yours soon! The event includes a trick-or-treat trail with ‘spooktacular’ treat stops, creepy creature encounters with zoo docents and a journey through a ghoulish graveyard. Guests are asked to come hungry with […]

Ferrell crowned Garden City Charity Classic Champion

Courtesy of Symetra Tour Media GARDEN CITY, Kan. — Every round of the fifth annual Garden City Charity Classic featured a low score of 7-under par 65 and Allyssa Ferrell (Edgerton, Wisconsin) found that mark this afternoon at Buffalo Dunes Golf Course to step into the winner’s circle for the […]

Zoo’s ‘A Wild Affair’ gets underway Saturday

Lee Richardson Zoo’s fundraising event, “A Wild Affair,” is set for this Saturday, Sept. 8, on the zoo’s West Green, and features live music by Mike Benish and the Buckner Creek Band, as well as special appearances by zoo animal ambassadors. Enjoy a roaring good time while sipping on a […]

Charity Classic tees off at Buffalo Dunes

The fifth annual Garden City Charity Classic kicks off next week at Buffalo Dunes Golf Course. The 54-hole tournament — part of the Symetra Tour, the official qualifying tour for the LPGA — begins Sept. 7 and concludes on Sept. 9. A field of well over 100 players from the […]

Banner Art Walk set for Saturday

  The 11th annual Banner Art Walk gets underway this Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. in downtown Garden City. According to Garden City Downtown Vision, 50 hand-painted banners are being featured on downtown light poles this fall and will later be auctioned during the Banner Art Auction. The banners […]

Tumbleweed Festival promises great music, family fun

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communications A late summer tradition, the 27th annual Tumbleweed Festival is just two weeks away, promising another great weekend of family fun including food, music and children’s activities. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the great atmosphere of the West Green at Lee Richardson […]

Finney County Museum’s annual rib sale fundraiser underway

Orders being taken through Aug. 21; pick up on Aug. 30 The Finney County Historical Society’s annual pre-Labor Day spare rib sale is underway as a fund-raising endeavor to support exhibits, educational programs, research efforts and artifact preservation at the Finney County Museum. According to the Museum, orders may be […]

Jungle Run car show set for this Saturday

The Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo’s Jungle Run IV car show gets underway on Saturday at 8 a.m. on the West Green at the zoo. According to FLRZ, there will be train rides, music and food at the event, as well as cars and awards in seven categories including King […]