From the Historic Leatherock Hotel Bed & Breakfast Bed & Breakfast/Suites and Museums

Encouraging the exploration of Montgomery County's local events, and its friendly communities is one of our primary goals!






















 


October

Neewollah
Annual Halloween Festival

Kansas' Largest Annual Celebration

City of Independence, Kansas
 

Medallion Hunt, Musical Follies, Bike Ride, Queen's Tea, 5k Fun Run/Walk, Great Pumpkin Contest, Queen Neelah Talent Show, Parade, Chili Cook-Off, Carnival & Rides, Talent Show, Bandstand Concerts, Masquerade Ball, Arts & Crafts, Marching Band Festival, Food Vendors, and much more

www.neewollah.com
 

Area Annual Events and Antique Market


Cherryvale  Events
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City-WIDE  Garage  Sales

October
City-Wide Yard/Garage Sale
Fall Annual Yard/Garage Sale
City of Caney, KS
www.caney.com/chamber.htm  
620 879-5131

Local  Area  Events

August-September
New Harmonies:
American Roots Music
 
A Smithsonian Institute Exhibit
Independence Historical Museum
123 North 8th Street
www.comgen.com/museum
620 331-3515 

August-September
Little Balkans Days
 Queen & King Pageant, Free Petting Zoo, Big Band Swing Dance, Golf Tournament, Car & Motorcycle Show, Mike's Amusement Carnival, Arts & Crafts Festival, Downtown Sidewalk Sale, Chili Cook-off, Baby Contest, Train Rides, Radio Control Airplanes, Quilt & Doll Show, Slapstick Circus, Community Theatre, Street Dance, Fishing Derby, Family Movie in the Park
Pittsburg, KS
www.pittsburgareachamber.com
620 231-1000

September
Annual Mexican Fiesta

Live entertainment, Salsa Contest with prizes, Jalapeno Eating Contest, Most Authentic Dress Contest, Everyone Welcome
Downtown Chanute,
Santa Fe Park and other locations

www.chanutechamber.com
620-431-0056

September
Wilson County “Old Iron Days”
Annual Event Weekend, Demonstrations of antique farm equipment and ways-of-life, quilting, 75-year old boom-making machine, large working rock crusher, swap meet & flea market, Exhibitors’ Hog
Roast
 Wilson County Fairgrounds, Fredonia
www.fredoniachamber.com
620 378-3221

September
Artist Alley Craft
Festival
Pancake feed, Art & Crafts booths, 11am Parade, Train Rides, Fall Musical, Children’s Games, Car & Motorcycle Show,  Entertainment, Food Venders  
Main Street Chanute
www.chanutechamber.com
620-431-0056
 


October
Chanute Art Gallery
Quilt Show
Chanute Art Gallery
www.chanutechamber.com
620-431-7807

October
Dalton Defenders Days
Re-enactment of October 5, 1892 Dalton Gang Shootout, Arts & Craft Show, Food Vendors, Carnival and Entertainment
Coffeyville, Kansas
www.coffeyvillechamber.org
620 251-2550

October
Hot Air Balloon Regatta & Columbus Day Festival
Annual Festival – Balloon Races, Antique & Collectible Flea Market, Art & Craft Fair, Quilt & Auto/Tractor Show, Children’s’ Corner, Ugly Truck Contest, Entertainment & more
Columbus, Kansas
www.columbus-kansas.com/chamber/
620 429-1492

October
Neewollah
Annual Halloween Festival
Medallion Hunt, Musical Follies, Bike Ride, Queen's Tea, Fun Run/Walk, Great Pumpkin Contest, Queen Neelah Talent Show, DooDah Parade, Chili Cook-Off, Ottaway Carnival & Rides, Talent Show, Concerts, Masquerade Ball, Arts & Crafts, Marching Band Competitions, Food Vendors, and much more
City of Independence

www.neewollah.com
620 331-6574

October-November
National Geographic Photography Display
Photography Exhibit of the Kansas Flint Hills    
Independence Historical Museum
123 North 8th Street
www.comgen.com/museum
620 331-3515 

October
Grand Neewollah Parade
FREE 2-Hour Parade starting at 11 am.  Following parade: Marching Band Festival were marching bands from all over display their field performances at Kayo Emmot Field in Shulthis Stadium
Downtown Independence

www.neewollah.com
620 331-6574

November
Annual Outhouse Tour

Outhouse Tour Contest, Arts & Crafts Show, Flea Market, Quilt Show, Keefe Homestead Museum,  Food Venders, Traditional Homemade Apple Dumplings.  It's a gas!  9am to 5pm
Elk Falls, KS
http://skyways.lib.ks.us/towns/ElkFalls/
 
620 329-4440
 


Local/NEAR-BY TRAIN RIDES

August
Little Balkans Days Train Rides
 Pittsburg to Cherokee 9:00am & 11:00am, Train boarding at Elm and Monroe Streets 20 minutes before each train departure. Train will leave on time
City of Pittsburg, KS
www.pittsburgareachamber.com
620 231-1000

August
Little Balkans Days Dinner Train
 Pittsburg to Corona Depot with Chicken Dinner. Leaves at  9:00am. Train boarding at Elm and Monroe Streets 20 minutes before train departure. Advance tickets only. Train will leave on time. Sponsored by Watco & Heart of the Heartland Railroad Club
Pittsburg, KS
www.pittsburgareachamber.com
620 231-1000

September
100 Mile Garage Sale
Oklahoma to Kansas!!!

October
Fredonia Homecoming Train Ride
Tentative Schedule
Sixty-minute Round-trip Ride
Train leaves promptly
at above times
Downtown Fredonia
www.geocities.com/htrainclub
620 396-8594

October
Pumpkin Patch Train Rides
 Travel by train to the Pumpkin Patch. Train will leave Historic Carona Depot on time at 11am both days,  arrive back at 4:30pm. Train boarding 20 minutes before train departure
Heart of the Heartlands Excursions/Museum
Carona Depot, KS
www.geocities.com/htrainclub
620-396-8594

Year Round
Estate Auctions

Monthly
Weekend Estate Auctions
and nearby Garage Sales

Newspapers available at the Leatherock Hotel Bed & Breakfast B&B cover most weekly garage sales and nearby city estate auctions.
Average of 6-15 per weekend
 

You know you are in a small town when the editor and publisher of the local newspaper carries a camera at all times...
 

© 1999-2008 Leatherock Hotel Bed & Breakfast.  Web Site created, compiled and maintained by Wayne Hallowell, Director of the Leatherock Hotel Bed & Breakfast

The above information is a part of the heritage of Cherryvale, Kansas and the legacy of the historic
Leatherock Hotel Bed & Breakfast
A Railroad Hotel bed & breakfast / Suites and Museum
420 North Depot Street         Cherryvale, KS 67335

Information and Reservations   620 336-3350
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