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Chill along the Glacial Hills Scenic Byway

Horse around at the C.W. Parker Carousel Museum in Leavenworth by riding the ponies of a restored 1913 model made by Parker’s then-world-famous local company. Singer Melissa Etheridge, a Leavenworth native, donated a vintage band organ. The military town’s diverse culinary scene includes First Taste…

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See How Miss Kansas Explores Wichita

Miss Kansas 2022 - Ayanna Hensley The Miss Kansas Organization represents the state of Kansas on a national stage, often traveling throughout the state and meeting unique Kansans along the way. Earlier this year, Miss Kansas 2022 – Ayanna Hensley – spent some time exploring the state’s largest city…

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Legendary Stops in Northeast Kansas

Flyover country? Hardly. This corner of the state will inspire you to take flight with its rich aviation history linked to Amelia Earhart, who was born just steps from the banks of the Missouri River in Atchison. Visit her birthplace and a statue of the aviatrix in the International Forest of…

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5 things to know about Wichita’s annual Asian Festival

Celebrate Asian Heritage in Wichita! In the biggest city in the state of Kansas, you can expect a wide variety of cultural events and attractions. For 41 years, the Wichita Asian Festival has been bringing Kansans together to share an appreciation for Asian culture. Known for offering the discovery…

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Unexpected Finds in Southeast Kansas

Prepare to be wowed by the landscapes and legends of this region. The Flint Hills—the world’s largest remaining prairie ecosystem—and the Chautauqua Hills prove Kansas is far from pancake-flat. Former rail beds have been transformed into the Prairie Spirit and Southwind rail-trails for bikers and…

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Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month in Wichita

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage in Wichita! National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15) recognizes and celebrates the cultures and contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans across the United States. It starts in the middle of the month rather than at the beginning of September to honor…

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Northeast Kansas Travel Itinerary

Northeast Kansas - "For The Spirited" The Northeast region of Kansas is full of unique places with high spirits. In this part of Kansas, you'll find communities of all sizes, both large and small. Out here, fans go wild for Sporting KC. This is where fast cars at the Kansas Speedway and zesty local…

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Southwest Kansas Travel Itinerary

Southwest Kansas - "For The Legendary" For those that want a truly legendary experience, Southwest Kansas is the place to be. This region has museums that take you back to the old west, unexpected outdoor adventures, amazing local food, vintage art & antiques. From the Boot Hill Museum in Dodge City…

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Northwest Kansas Travel Itinerary

Northwest Kansas - "For The Curious" Let your curiosity roam wild out here in Northwest Kansas. This region comes with no shortage of outdoor experiences, amazing museums, great-tasting food, art, and shops. Feast your eyes on the big sky country out near Arikaree Breaks, Mount Sunflower, or Little…

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South Central Kansas Travel Itinerary

South Central Kansas - "For The Seekers" For those that seek authentic experiences, South Central Kansas is home to world-class museums, fantastic outdoor adventures, charming communities, and a whole lotta good food. From the iconic Swedish heritage of Lindsborg to the bustling streets of Wichita…

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