Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - contest Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:24:01 GMT Kansas Coloring Contest http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/1/Kansas-Coloring-Contest/3058/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Cabbage_White_Butterfly_colorsheet.jpg'/><br/> The prairie has a unique beauty, and this month's contest is about celebrating it. This coloring contest is designated for the children in your life, but someone needs to demonstrate proper technique, so you may need to print off your own sheet to color, too! The contest is just for kiddos, but no reason you can't put yours on the refrigerator to enjoy! Thu, 01 Aug 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/1/Kansas-Coloring-Contest/3058/ Kansas Trivia http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/11/Kansas-Trivia/3050/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/DSC_5522.jpg'/><br/> Test your knowledge of Kansas trivia and be a winner! When you answer the questions in the comment section below correctly you'll be entered into a drawing for a subscription to Kansas! Magazine. You have until July 26 to enter the contest. The winner will be announced July 30.&nbsp;So put on your thinking cap (Google is off limits...no cheating!) and take a little trip through Kansas trivia.&nbsp; Thu, 11 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/11/Kansas-Trivia/3050/ Know Your Kansas Attractions? Name Them And Win! http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/13/Know-Your-Kansas-Attractions-Name-Them-And-Win-/3039/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Picture-1.png'/><br/> Endangered birds and unusual geography are just two of the clues in this contest.&nbsp; Name these attractions across Kansas by June 24 in the comment section below, and&nbsp;you'll be entered into a drawing to win four admission tickets for the Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum. You have a bit of a photo and a short clue for each one. The winner will be announced Friday, June 28.&nbsp;Hit the road and visit them all this summer!&nbsp; Thu, 13 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/13/Know-Your-Kansas-Attractions-Name-Them-And-Win-/3039/ Pin to Win http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/25/Pin-to-Win/3026/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Pinterest.jpg'/><br/> Pinterest is a great way to find a new recipe, learn how to organize the laundry room, or get a look at the latest fashion trends. It's an online version of a visual bulletin board. &quot;Pinning&quot; has become an obsession, with food being one of the major topics. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/25/Pin-to-Win/3026/ Kansas Idol http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/20/Kansas-Idol/3014/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/wide.jpg'/><br/> Many wonderful songwriters have come from Kansas, and we are on the hunt for the next one.&nbsp; Submit your original composition of a Kansas song for a chance to win this month. Entries will be judged by singer/songwriter&nbsp;Logan Mize, an up and coming Nashville star raised in Clearwater. Wed, 20 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/20/Kansas-Idol/3014/ Exaggerated Postcard Caption Contest http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/5/Exaggerated-Postcard-Caption-Contest/3003/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/JustLanded.jpeg'/><br/> We may think photo manipulation is a recent phenomenon ushered in with our desktop computers, but it was happening long before the first computer chip came into existence. In the early 1900s, &quot;exaggerated postcards&quot; were a big hit, especially in the Great Plains.&nbsp; Tue, 05 Feb 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2013/5/Exaggerated-Postcard-Caption-Contest/3003/ Kansas Sunset Photo Contest http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/Kansas-Sunset-Photo-Contest/2892/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/IMG_57181.jpeg'/><br/> Kansas is known for its wide-open spaces, which means the sky is a perfect canvas for Mother Nature each evening. Pink, purple, and shades of gold mix with blue skies to create stunning views. Now you can share your best sunset photos with the world for a chance to win a Kansas-themed coffee table book: My Kansas, A Photographic Journey across the Sunflower State.Details: Mon, 26 Nov 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/26/Kansas-Sunset-Photo-Contest/2892/ Caption Kansas http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/18/Caption-Kansas/2767/ These four guys make their home in Lucas. Send your best caption for this photo to win free admission to the Garden of Eden, one of the world&rsquo;s greatest folk art sites. Recently ... Thu, 18 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/18/Caption-Kansas/2767/ Quirky Kansas Attractions Can Make You a Winner http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/20/Quirky-Kansas-Attractions-Can-Make-You-a-Winner/2674/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/aaron_twine.jpeg'/><br/> Kansas doesn&rsquo;t take &ldquo;quirky&rdquo; lightly. The state boasts one of the world&rsquo;s great folk art sites in Lucas, the big ball of twine in Cawker City, and the western hemisphere&rsquo;s only opportunity to tour 650 feet underground in a salt mine. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/20/Quirky-Kansas-Attractions-Can-Make-You-a-Winner/2674/ Lenexa Spinach Festival connects area past, present and future http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/14/Lenexa-Spinach-Festival-connects-area-past-present-and-future/2653/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/Festival1.jpeg'/><br/> A Faces &amp; Places Roadie Blog I met Dylan at the annual Lenexa Spinach Festival. I was snooping around the recipe contest booth, checking out the entries, when I ... Fri, 14 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/14/Lenexa-Spinach-Festival-connects-area-past-present-and-future/2653/