- JOB OPENING – Crawford County CVB Executive DirectorThe Crawford County Convention and Visitors Bureau, based in Pittsburg, Kansas, is seeking a new Executive Director.
- Buttons available for Little Balkans DaysThe 36th Annual Little Balkans Days Festival in Pittsburg, Kansas is scheduled for August 28 through September 5, 2021. Numerous activities will be available, including an Arts, Crafts & Food Show, live music, as well as the return of “Button Events”.
- Plan a Bucket List Trip to PittsburgWe asked a travel writer to take a look around town, let us know how her day went, and what some of her favorite places were…
Several old mining communities plus a small college town means there’s always something going on: community festivals, fishing tournaments, holiday events, live music, theatre, sports, and more.
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This central location has facilities normally found only in larger cities, but is more affordable, with easier access, and small-town hospitality.
What we’re known for
The nation’s only collegiate gorilla a symbol of community
Fried chicken paradise
This delicious, inexpensive meal still inspires
“Dumps” and “strip pit lakes”
An outdoor playground shaped by man, beast & machine
Not like the rest of Kansas
This region is shaped physically and culturally by its coal mining history, with the world’s largest remaining electric shovel just across the county line. Bike, fish, hike, hunt or kayak a habitat once shaped by man, beast and machine.