KANSAS WHEAT FESTIVAL SCHEDULE – Thursday, July 9 – Friday, July 10

first_imgby Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — The 115th Kansas Wheat Festival schedule for Thursday, July 9 and Friday, July 10 are listed below. For the full schedule click on the purple Kansas Wheat Festival ad on the right. Sumner Newscow will continue to have daily schedules throughout the week.*Schedule is subject to change*Thursday, July 9, 201510 a.m. Chamber Coffee-Daylight Donut Shop (Sponsored by GKN Aerospace).10 a.m.- 5 p.m.  NDGA Glass Museum Open House– 117 S. Washington.11:00 a.m. Future’s Unlimited Misting Station- Heritage Park. (Provided by Futures Unlimited)11 – 2 p.m. Veteran’s Room – Open House – Memorial Auditorium, 208 N. Washington, Air Conditioned. Come see this new showcase of local history of Wellington area veterans. (Hosted by the Memorial Auditorium Board).11 a.m.- 2 p.m. — Sumner Heritage Alliance Exhibition- Memorial Auditorium, FREE and Open to the Public-Come visit with the communities best kept secrets and most knowledgeable historians and learn more about the great history of Sumner County and those working to preserve it. (Presented by the Sumner Heritage Alliance)1 p.m. — Kansas Wheat Festival Baseball Tournament hosted by the Wellington Baseball League- Seller’s Park, 12 teams from all over Kansas competing in this 16-18 year old tournament.2 p.m. — Mayor Cookie Jar Contest and Cookie Reception – Memorial Auditorium, Upper Level at Wellington Area Chamber of Commerce/CVB Office (City of Wellington).4 p.m. — CornerBank Cornerstone Award- CornerBank, 119 S. Washington, Come and cool off while CornerBank honors one of Wellington’s Best, Ty Sober of The Gold Corner.4:30 – 6:30 p.m. —Fundraiser Dinner for Cassidy Harriger to study abroad as and exchange student– Knights of Columbus building: BBQ Dinner. $7 per meal, donations accepted.5 p.m.- 7 p.m. Downtown Art Exhibit Open– 108 S Washington Ave (Edit. A Lifestyle Boutique). (Sponsored by Wellington Community Arts Network)6 p.m. — Ottaway Carnival –$23 wristband special from 6-10 p.m.6 p.m. — Funcycles- Downtown Wellington,$.6 p.m. — D&L Train Rides– Downtown Wellington. (Sponsored by Sumner Communications, Panhandle Federal Credit Union, Colby Zeka Agency)6 p.m. — Cow Chip Throw- 100 Block of North Washington, Entry forms will be printed in the Wellington Daily News or available at the Chamber. (Presented by The Wellington Daily News)6:30 p.m. — Bed Races– Downtown Wellington-100 block of North Washington, Come cheer on your favorite team at this popular Wheat Festival competition as they compete for the coveted bed pan trophy! (Sponsored by Sumner Regional Medical Center)7:30 p.m.  —  WF Beer Garden- Corner of 7th and Washington, ID required for admittance, Caldwell Czech Chapter open until 11:30 p.m.8 p.m. — Jason Boyd is opening for Logan Mize (Sponsored by Security State Bank).9 p.m. —  Street Dance featuring Logan Mize. Main Stage on Washington St, in front of Memorial Auditorium 208. N. Washington. (Sponsored by Security State Bank). Friday, July 10, 20159 a.m. — Sidewalk Chalking- This is one time you are encouraged to draw on the sidewalks! Pre-registration is required. Entry forms available at the Chamber. (Sponsored by First United Methodist Church).9 a.m.— Kansas Wheat Festival Baseball Tournament hosted by the Wellington Baseball League-Seller’s Park, 12 teams from all over Kansas competing in this 16-18 year old tournament.9 a.m. — Sumner County 4-H Rabbit Show, Sellers Park (Presented by Sumner Co. Extension Office).10 a.m – 5 p.m. — Larry Steckline Ag Day Expo and Home Show at the Kansas Wheat Festival- Wellington High School (Sponsored by KWLS Radio). 11 a.m.  —  Future’s Unlimited Misting Station- Heritage Park. (Provided by Futures Unlimited).11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. — Impact Bank Agriculture and Energy Lunch– High School.(Hosted by City Councilman Vince Wetta and Sponsored by Impact Bank)12:30 p.m. — Announcement of 2015 Wheat King- Heritage Park, (Sponsored by Renn & Co.)12:30 p.m. — KSN “Weather for Ag” program by Dave Freeman of KSN News at the Wellington High School Commons (Presented by KWLS Radio).1:15 p.m. — “Outlook for Grain & Livestock” program by K-State Dr. Daniel O’Brien at the Wellington High School Commons (Presented by KWLS Radio).1:30 p.m. — Perplexing Puzzle Contest- 500 N. Plum, Pre-registration is required.(Limit of 10 teams), Entry forms available at the Chamber or online at                                              www.wellingtonkschamber.com. (Sponsored by Brookdale Wellington, formerly known as Sterling House of Wellington)2 p.m. — Estate Planning presentation by Tim O’Sullivan at the Wellington High School Commons (Presented by KWLS Radio).5 p.m. — Catholic Youth Organization Enchilada Dinner- Knights of Columbus Building, 201 E. Harvey. Dine in or Carry-Out.5 p.m.- 7 p.m. — Downtown Art Exhibit Open– 108 S Washington Ave (Edit. A Lifestyle Boutique). (Sponsored by Wellington Community Arts Network)6 p.m.  — Funcycles- Downtown Wellington, $.6 p.m. — D&L Train Rides- Downtown Wellington. (Sponsored by Moralez Family, Sumner Communications, PFCU, Colby Zeka Agency & Federal Tire Service, Inc)6 p.m. —  Ottaway Carnival– $23.00 wristband special from 6-10 p.m.6 p.m. — 3rd Annual Donut Eating Contest- 100 block of South Washington, for ages 6 & older. Entry forms available at the Chamber, Daylight Donut Shop or online at www.wellingtonkschamber.com (Sponsored by Daylight Donut Shop)7 p.m. —   Paper Airplane Contest– Memorial Auditorium, entry forms will be printed in the Notiflyer. (Sponsored by The Notiflyer and the Wellington Airport)7 p.m. — CornerBank Ice Cream Social– Free, Corner Bank parking lot, 119 S. Washington.7:30 p.m. —  Security State Bank Money Machine Grab-Intersection of Harvey and Washington– must pre-register WF button at the SSB Wal-Mart branch or the main bank at 101 N. Washington by 6 p.m., July 11th. Up to $1,000 cash up for grabs!!! (Sponsored by Security State Bank)7:30 p.m. — WF Beer Garden- Corner of 7th and Washington, ID required for admittance, open until 11:30p.m. Caldwell Czech Chapter8 p.m. — Wheat Festival Parade – (Gentiva Hospice & Home Health).After Parade Cow Patty Bingo (Fundraiser for WHS FFA) – Located at Impact Bank Parking Lot.9 p.m. — Street Dance featuring The Banned- Main Stage on Washington St, in front of Memorial Auditorium 208. N. Washington. (Sponsored by TECT Aerospace)Kansas Wheat Festival contests throughout the week:On-going Exhibits and AttractionsOttaway Carnival – Runs Wednesday through Saturday at the Raymond Frye Complex parking lot, 320 North Jefferson, $23.00 wristband special every night. Carnival opens at 6 p.m.Security State Bank Kansas Wheat Festival Penny Search -SSB will scatter pennies at various Wheat Festival locations. There will be several specially marked pennies that can be traded in for $50!Harvest Photo Display- Display at Barbara Jon’s, 104 N. Washington- Monday thru Friday                   9 a.m.- 5:30p.m. (Sponsored by Barbara Jon’s Fine Gifts & Décor & Cowley College)Downtown Art Exhibit- 108 S. Washington Ave (Edit. A Lifestyle Boutique), Open Thursday & Friday 5-7pm, Saturday, 10 a.m- 7 p.m., Sunday 1-4 p.m. (Sponsored by Wellington Community Arts Network)Kansas Wheat Festival Wheat Show- Display at Renn & Company, 209 South Washington (Sponsored by Renn & Company)Chisholm Trail Museum- 502 North WashingtonOpen 1-5 p.m., Wednesday-Friday, Saturday 9am-5pm. No Admission fee. Donations accepted.Panhandle Railroad Museum- 425 East Harvest.Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.. Tuesday – Saturday. No Admission fee. Donations accepted.Food Vendors – 7th street East and West of Washington each dayOpen Thursday, July 9 – Saturday, July 11 from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.,Open Sunday, July 12 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.29th Annual Kansas Wheat Festival Medallion Hunt – Register your 2015 Kansas Wheat Festival button by Friday, June 26th, 3 p.m. at 120 W. Harvey. Medallion hunters must register their button numbers in person at 120 W. Harvey (Edward Jones office). Rules will be provided at time of registration and can be viewed on the Sumner Newscow website. Prize: $1.000 with a registered button or $100 without a registered button. (Hosted by Page Property Management and Sumner NewsCow).Follow us on Twitter. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comment (1) Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? 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