Annual Events

Save the dates for these annual, or nearly annual, reoccurring events! For the most up-to-date information regarding events in and around Crawford County, go to www.visitcrawfordcounty.com/calendar/

January

Albers Marine Outdoor Show (Boating, Fishing, Hunting)
27-28 (2018) | 26-27 (2019)
Usually held the last weekend of January at the Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium

February

Pittsburg State Invitational Indoor Track & Field
9-10 (2018) | TBA (2019)

YES Youth Indoor Track & Field National Championships
TBA (2018) | 15-17 (2019)

KCAC Indoor Track & Field Championship
16-17 (2018) | TBA (2019)

MIAA Indoor Track & Field Championship
23-25 (2018) | TBA (2019)

March

NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Championships
1-3 (2018) | Returns in 2020

NJCAA Indoor Track & Field National Championships
1-2 (2019)

Pittsburg State University Jazz Festival
2 (2018) | TBA (2019)
Annually held the first Friday in March

PSU International Food and Culture Fair
3 (2018) | TBA (2019)

NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field National Championships
9-10 (2018) | 8-9 (2019)

April

Southeast Kansas Symphony Orchestra
7 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Kansas State Large Ensembles Festival
19 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Pittsburg ArtWalk
4/20 & 8/24 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Mid-America Music Festival
21 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Gorilla Dash & Kids Just Another Mudder
28 (2018) | TBA (2019)

May

Four State Band Festival & Concert
3 (2018) | TBA (2019)
Annually held the first Thursday of May

Dylan Meier Get Busy Livin’ 5K
5 (2018) | TBA (2019)

PSU Spring Commencement
11-12 (2018) | TBA (2019)

International Baja Competition
17-20 (2018) | TBA (2019)

NCBA Division II Club Baseball World Series
18-22 (2018) | 16-21 (2019) | 21-26 (2020)

Mission Days at St. Paul Homecoming
24-28 (2018) | 23-27 (2019)
Annually held Thursday through Monday of Memorial Day Weekend

Mulberry Homecoming
25-27 (2018) | 24-26) (2019)
Annually held the Friday through Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend

June

Cherokee County Sportsmen’s Fish & Game Association Free Annual Fishing Derby, West Mineral
2 (2018) | 1 (2019)
Annually held the first Saturday on June.

Miners Day Reunion at Big Brutus
2 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Rollin’ Nostalgia Super Cruise on Broadway
2 (2018) | 1 (2019)
Annually held the first Saturday of June.

Frontenac Homecoming
7-10 (2018) | 6-9 (2019)
Annually held the first full weekend of June, Thursday through Sunday

West Mineral Eagles Kids Free Fishing Tournament
9 (2018) | 8 (2019)
Annually held the second Saturday of June.

Girard Alumni Weekend
15-16 (2018) | 14-15 (2019)
Annually held the Friday and Saturday of Father’s Day Weekend

Southeast Kansas Old Time Gas Engine & Tractor Club
22-23 (2018) | 21-22 (2019)
Held annually on the final full weekend of June.

July

Girard Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Display
1st (Annually)

Crawford State Park Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Display
2nd (Annually)

Mulberry Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Display
3rd (Annually)

Rollin’ Nostalgia 4th of July Car Show
4th (Annually)

Hepler Ruritan Club 4th of July Celebration & Rodeo
3rd & 4th (Annually)

Pittsburg Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Display
3rd-4th (Annually)

Pittsburg Community Theatre presents: “Sister Act”
19-22 (2018)

Four State Farm Show
20-22 (2018) | 19-21 (2019)
Held annually on the third full weekend of July.

Kansas Shrine Bowl
Parade in downtown Pittsburg | Game at Carnie Smith Stadium
28 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Crawford County Fair
7/30-8/5 (2018) | TBA (2019)

August

Arma-V-J Homecoming
10-12 (2018) | 9-11 (2019)
Held annually the second full weekend of August.

Pittsburg ArtWalk
4/20 & 8/24 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Big Brutus Polka Fest
25 (2018) | 24 (2019)
Held annually on the 4th Saturday of August

Get Fit TRYathlon and Mixed Team Relay
TBA (2018) | TBA (2019)

Little Balkans Days
8/31-9/3 (2018) | 8/30-9/2 (2019)
Held annually, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day Weekend

September

Rollin’ Nostalgia Little Balkans Days Car Show
1 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Walnut Days
1 (2018) | 8/31-9/1 (2019)
Held annually the Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day Weekend

SEK Art Fest
2 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Cherokee Homecoming
7-9 (2018) | 13-14 (2019)
Held annually on the second full weekend of September.

Arcadia’s Old Settlers Days
7 (2018) | 14 (2019)
Held annually on the second full weekend of September.

Greenbush Day
16 (2018) | 15 (2019)
Held annually on the third Sunday in September.

Weir Homecoming
15-16 (2018) | 20-22 (2019)
Held annually on the 3rd full weekend of September

McCune Fall Festival and Homecoming
28-30 (2018) | 27-29 (2019)
Held annually on the final full weekend of September.

Festa Italiana
29 (2018) | TBA (2019)
Held annually in late September

Prairie Jubilee at Prairie State Park – Mindenmines, Mo.
29 (2018) | TBA (2019)

October

Girard Homecoming and Fall Festival
6-7 (2018) | TBA (2019)
Held annually in early October.

Southeast Kansas Old Time Gas Engine & Tractor Swap Meet
12-13 (2018) | 11-12 (2019)

Pittsburg State University Homecoming
20 (2018) | TBA (2019)

November

Cato Days
TBA (2018) | TBA (2019)

Holiday Craft Fair
24 (2018) | TBA (2019)

KSHSAA 5A State Championships
24 (2018) | 30 (2019)

NJCAA Football National Championships
TBA (2018) | TBA (2019)

Pittsburg Christmas Parade
11/26 (2018) | 12/2 (2019)
Held annually the first Monday after Thanksgiving

December

Cherokee Lighted Christmas Parade
TBA (2018) | TBA (2019)

PSU Fall Commencement
14 (2018) | TBA (2019)

Bootlegger Ball
31 (2018)