Events

Annual Tumbleweed Festival begins Friday evening

The Tumbleweed Festival GARDEN CITY — The annual Tumbleweed Festival gets underway this weekend featuring food, music and children’s activities. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the great atmosphere of the West Green at Lee Richardson Zoo for the three day event August 23, 24 and 25. Whether your musical […]

Final day of Finney County Fair full of entertainment

By GREATER GARDEN CITY Saturday’s Finney County Fair is chock full of fun, food and entertainment. Saturday’s events will feature food trucks all day long, as well as the Meat Your BBQ Pellet Grill competition. Nine teams have entered the competition which features cooking their various meats using pellet grills. […]

Scenes from Thursday’s Finney County Fair

The 2019 Finney County Fair continued Thursday with the Swine Show in the morning, a petting zoo all day and tours of the fairgrounds in the afternoon. Tonight at 7 p.m., 4Hers will model clothes they made for the fair during the Public Fashion Revue on a runway and stage […]

Scenes from Wednesday’s Finney County Fair

The 2019 Finney County Fair got going Wednesday with Rabbits, Poultry and Sheep shows in the morning. The bucket calf and beef shows are going on tonight at 6 p.m., followed by the Jason Pritchett free concert at 8 p.m. The Fair continues Thursday through Saturday at the Finney County […]

Country artist Jason Pritchett to perform

By GREATER GARDEN CITY Country music artist Jason Prichett will perform live Wednesday night at 8 p.m. inside the Finney County Exhibition Building. The free concert kicks off this week’s entertainment at the 2019 Finney County Fair in Garden City. According to his website, Prichett is putting Western back in […]

Finney County Fair gets underway this week

Work was well underway Monday afternoon on setting up the Exhibition Building for the 2019 Finney County Fair. The fair officially starts Wednesday and continues through Saturday at the Finney County Fairgrounds. By Greater Garden City The 2019 Finney County Fair officially kicks off on Wednesday, but organizers and 4-Hers […]

Deadline nears for first SWKS Juried Art Exhibit

Garden City Arts and the Finney County Fair Board are partnering to host the inaugural Southwest Kansas Juried Art Exhibit. According to the Garden City Arts Facebook page, this competition is open to the any resident of Kansas who is 18 years of age or older. A total of $750 […]