Manhattan Local Events Calendar: June 7-13


Acoustics in the Amphitheater

June 8, 2017, 6 - 8 p.m. at Liquid Art Winery and Estate, located at 1745 Wildcat Creek Road
Bring a blanket or a lawn chair to see Tim Strathman Band play live at the outdoor Oak Grove Amphitheater found at Liquid Art Winery and Estate. Wine and hard cider are available for purchase. A food truck will also be on site.


June 9 - 11, June 16-18 and June 23-25 at 7:30 p.m. at Columbian Theatre, located at 521 Lincoln Avenue in Wamego, Kansas
A classic transformation tale, “Gypsy” follows the story of young Louise and her journey from demure darling to the extravagant Gypsy Rose Lee. Opening night will feature dinner catered by Friendship House.

Arts in the Park concert: Billy McGuigan

June 9 at 8-10 p.m. at Larry Norvell Band Shell, Manhattan City Park
A night of music in Manhattan City Park will feature the energetic rock performance of Billy McGuigan.

Josh Abbott Band

June 9 at 8:15-11 p.m. at The Hat, located at 1315 Laramie Street
Josh Abbott, Austin Davis, Preston Wait, Edward Villanueva, James Hertless, Caleb Keeter and David Fralin make up this Texas country band whom have released four studio albums.

Little Apple Duck Dash

June 10 at 9-11:30 a.m. at CiCo Park
Stop by the third annual Little Apple Duck Dash at CiCo Park hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of Manhattan. Event will feature local vendors and prizes.

Manhattan Area Garden Tour

June 11 at 1-5 p.m. at The Gardens at Kansas State University, located at 1500 Denison Avenue

The 29 annual Manhattan Garden Tour will guide visitors through six Manhattan residential gardens, as well as the gardens at the K-State campus. Tickets may be purchased from Riley County Extension office or a local garden center.

David Blaine Live

June 13 at 8 p.m. at McCain Auditorium, located at 1501 Goldstein Circle
Magician, illusionist and stunt artist David Blaine brings his first-ever North American tour to McCain Auditorium on the K-State campus.