Pittsburg State University will conduct its annual spring commencement ceremonies, May 8th & 9th at the Garfield W. Weede Physical Education Building.more »
The top eight NCBA Division II teams from the eight geographic regions of the country will participate in this tournament at Jaycee Ballpark.
The 2nd Annual Cow Creek Bluegrass Festival will be held June 12-13, 2015 at Lincoln Park.more »
Each year, around Independence Day, the small town of Hepler, Kansas experiences a slight population boom. The town of less than 200, will grow exponentially for two nights, during the annual Hepler Ruritan Club Rodeo. This is by far, one of the most unique and entertaining events in the region. For more than fourty years, Hepler residents have banded together to put on a great 4th of July celebration, complete with two nights of rodeo, live music, downtown parade and fireworks. And of course, you can't forget the famous "Hillbilly Games." The uniquely country competitions, have been a rite of passage for many generations and provide fun for the participants and sidesplitting entertainment for the crowd. So if you're looking for a touch of the good ol' days, then saddle up and ride on in to the one horse town of Hepler, Kansas this July 3rd and 4th, be a part of the boom! Click HERE for more details
Pittsburg and Crawford County, Kansas is quickly becoming the place for live music in the region. From the sounds pouring onto to 6th Street from JST Bobby G’s in downtown Pittsburg to a raucous crowd at the annual Red Dirt Night at the Crawford County Fair, live music is everywhere. An example of this will be on full display, Saturday, April 20th as more than 20 bands ascend on Pittsburg for Big Bang Rock Fest 4. This annual event has expanded to include 4 separate locations in Downtown Pittsburg and will feature music for every ear. Like football and fried chicken, live music is quickly becoming another reason to Visit Crawford County! Check out this video to see what I mean. It's all about the local music scene in Pittsburg and recently won the PSU Film Festival. Watch "The Union of Sound" Big Bang Rock Fest JST Bobby G’s Crawford County Fair www.visitcrawfordcounty.com