Local Events and Our Members in the News

January 15, 16 & 19 Freshman Basketball Tournament 620-429-1492

 

February 28 Youth Entrepreneur Fair, Columbus High School by Cherokee County Economic Development 620-762-0717

 

March Art Show All Month Children Read Across America at Maple UnCommon Guest House & Gallery 120 E. Maple St. 620-429-3130

 

March 8 Lions Club Bean/Soup Lunch, Community Building, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm 620-429-1325

 

March 30 Easter Egg Hunt at Big Brutus at 3:30 pm., West Mineral 620-827-6177

 

March 31 Columbus Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 am. City Park, Ages: 18 mo.-10 yrs.

 

April 1 Easter Sunrise Service at Big Brutus at 6:30 am., West Mineral 620-827-6177

 

April 15 Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament. Register with: mike@mikecarpinoford.com 620-429-2200

 

May Art Show All Month National Military Appreciation at Maple UnCommon Guest House & Gallery 120 E. Maple St. 620-429-3130

 

June/July Art Show All Month JRAC Front & Center at Maple UnCommon Guest House & Gallery 120 E. Maple St. 620-429-3130

 

June 2 Miner Day Reunion at Big Brutus at 1:00 pm., West Mineral 620-827-6177

 

June 3 Natalie’s Studio of Dance Recital at CUHS Auditorium, 3:00 pm. 620-674-1876

 

June 9 City Wide Garage Sale. Sponsored by the Girl Scouts 620-674-2335

 

June 22 - 24 All School Reunion at the State Theatre Event Center 620-429-1492

 

June 23 150th City Celebration. Open time capsule. 620-429-1492

 

July 4 4th of July Celebration. 5K Run, 620-429-2678. Games, firework display 620-429-1492

 

July 13 - 15 IPRA-ICRA Rodeo Saddle Club Arena, Admission 620-674-8820

 

July 24 - 28 Cherokee County Fair Fairgrounds on East Country Road 417-529-3144

 

August  25 Big Brutus Polka Fest 7 pm. to 11 pm. On grounds of Big Brutus Admission 620-827-6177

 

September/October Art Show All Month Doug Scott with New Encaustics at Maple UnCommon Guest House & Gallery 120 E. Maple St. 620-429-3130

 

October 5 - 7 Hot Air Balloon Regatta, Balloon glow at dusk (Friday), 3 Races – weather permitting. 620-429-1492 www.columbusdayballoons.com

 

October 6 Columbus Day Festival & Hot Air Balloon Regatta, Pancake Breakfast, First Methodist Church, Balloon Races, Car Show, Craft Fair, Entertainment & More  620-429-1492 www.columbusdayballoons.com

 

October 31 Halloween Walk on the Square. 6:00 pm. to 7:30 pm.  620-429-1492

 

November 2 First Christian Church Bizarre 128 W Elm 620-429-2715

 

November 28 Christmas Celebration Parade, Children activities, food. 620-429-1492

 

December 7 Cookie Walk at First Christian Church 620-429-2715

 

To add a local event to this list call Jean at the Chamber of Commerce at 620-429-1492.

 

Columbus Chamber of Commerce

320 East Maple Street | Columbus, Kansas 66725

(620) 429-1492 or email: columbuschamber@columbus-ks.com