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.  
Looking for something different to explore right here in Manhattan? Check out the K-State Insect Zoo! The K-State Insect Zoo is open year-round on Tuesdays-Saturdays from 1 p.m.-6 p.m. except for major holidays. Admission is only $3 per person, 3...
ROAR! Dinosaurs are uniquely amusing to kids and adults of all ages. Many attractions in Kansas (and nearby) have created places for children to come and learn about dinosaurs. Dinosaur Attractions in Kansas and Beyond Science City (Kansas City) Science City has...
It's no secret that toddlers and preschoolers are busy little humans! Here's a round up of Manhattan area activities geared toward these little minds. Toddler & Preschool Activities in Manhattan A&H Farm A&H Farm offers a kid zone with a culvert area,...
Free meals are available for kids 18 and under all summer long! The program runs through Aug. 2 and children do not need to be USD 383 students to receive the free breakfast and lunch. Kids can visit one of...
Follow the yellow brick road to Wamego, where you’ll instantly find yourself in the middle of the Merry Old Land of Oz. Yes, it is true that the Wizard of Oz was not filmed in Wamego nor was it...
Make your plans to celebrate Fourth of July in the Manhattan area! While Manhattan itself does not host a community fireworks display, there are plenty of ways to celebrate all week long in the area! Celebrate Freedom in Wamego (June...
Milford State Park offers a very generous public lake with so many options for family friendly fun. Located just 30 minutes west of Manhattan, the lake is great for both a day trip or weekend getaway. Milford Nature Center and...
Juneteenth, an federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, has been celebrated since the late 1800s. Juneteenth celebrates freedom and the outstanding achievements and contributions of Black Americans. This year's theme for Manhattan's celebrations is...