Announcements

Jacquée T. shares announcements regarding events and venues throughout Kansas.

History in action — during the Freedom Festival

Osawatomie, August 30th, 1856: Abolitionist John Brown led an army of about 40 men to defend this Anti-Slavery town against a 300-strong Pro-Slavery army. You may watch this battle in action while you are on the location! More specifically, you may watch the reenactment of the historic “Battle of Osawatomie,” at 4 p.m. , Saturday September …

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Definition of ‘romantic’ — Lucky Friday the 13th “Fun & Prizes!” winners

Zow! There are so many ways to define “romantic” — and the latest “Fun & Prizes” contest proves it. Here’s a link to the initial contest — that ran between noon and 1 p.m. Friday, September 13th: “Define ‘romantic’!”  The contest initially was set to award 13 winners in celebration of Friday the 13th. However, …

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End of Summer — Fun & Prizes!

___________ late summer, 2019 The ‘A romantic in Kansas’ Podcast program and social media posts are extensions of KANSAS IS ROMANTIC! All three entities will present opportunities for you to partake in an “End of Summer” celebration that includes Fun & Prizes! Here are the details. Prizes! Upcoming website posts, social media posts, and Podcast …

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Roots Festival celebrates 30th year

______________________ August 2019 Paola celebrates the 30th annual outdoor Roots Festival, Friday and Saturday August 23rd and 24th. By tradition, this is held in the historic downtown Park Square. The Festival includes live music performances from regionally and nationally acclaimed bands, including The Weda Skirts from Emporia Kansas, the Nace Brothers from Warrensburg, Missouri, and Victor …

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