Wrangle up the family and join the Flint Hills Discovery Center for National Day of the Cowboy, an annual celebration of the national icon and the history and culture of the American West. This year's event is on Saturday, July...
Ever go to the grocery store and wonder where those fun glass milk bottles come from? Are you interested in learning about how fresh cream and butter are made? Want to see some sweet cows? Then spend your morning...
You are thinking about homeschooling or have decided to homeschool! Now what? This guide outlines all the rules and resources available to you in the Manhattan area. Manhattan Area Homeschool Guide Kansas Homeschool Regulations Once you decide you will be homeschooling, you...
The Riley County Fair returns to the Riley County Fairgrounds in CiCo Park, Thursday July 25 through Monday, July 29. With activities for the whole family, you will not want to miss this annual event! Mom's Guide to the Riley...
On Saturdays, it's time to complete my weekly grocery shopping at the Manhattan Farmers' Market! Here you can find homegrown and homemade items from local growers, producers, and crafters. Established in 1979, the Downtown Farmers' Market of Manhattan is...
The Rolling Hills Zoo in Salina is a perfect adventure for any animal-loving family. Set on 65 acres, the zoo features more than 110 animal species, accessed best on a narrated tram ride. You won't want to miss the...
Becoming a member of the Flint Hills Discovery Center is well worth it! Not only do you get unlimited access, but many other surrounding museums give you discounted and free admission with your membership! Attractions with Reciprocal Admission for FHDC...
A Manhattan summer is not complete without a stop at Pillsbury Crossing! What started as an early pioneer crossing has now been enjoyed recreationally by locals for years. Pillsbury Crossing is a large natural limestone rock that allows for crossing...
It seems like summer break is already half over, but there are still plenty of fun events for families this month! Check out our top picks for family friendly activities in July in Manhattan.  
Hutchinson, Kansas, offers something for everyone - space explorers, budding scientists, history buffs and nature lovers! Just two hours from Manhattan, Hutchinson is a great weekend adventure or even a day trip. Family Friendly Attractions in Hutchinson Many of these attractions...