Special Events

Special Events
Special Events

Current Information

Summer Kickoff Party
Our annual Summer Kickoff Party is typically on a Saturday evening in mid-June. We celebrate with refreshments and activities for the whole community.
This year's Kickoff Party will feature free hot dogs, The Kahuna Ice Shave Co truck will be on hand serving up free cool treats. There will also be bounce houses and a temporary tattoo artist for the kids.
When: Saturday, June 25th
Where: Chieftain Park
Time: 5-7PM

Ice Cream Social
Kick back with family and friends and enjoy a delicious dish of ice cream on TRC. This event is usually held on the last Sunday evening of August at Chieftain Park. 

St. Patrick's Day Parade
The community hosts a parade on the Saturday prior to St. Patrick's Day. Wear your green, join the parade or just take in the festivities.
This year's parade was hosted on Saturday, March 12th.
This takes place in downtown Tonganoxie.

Easter Egg Hunt
Tonganoxie Rec Commission hosts their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday the weekend prior to Easter weekend. Bring your basket to collect eggs and your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny. Hunting ages for children 10 & under.

The Museum at Tonganoxie
Explore local history in the Fairchild-Knox Dairy Barns - a hay barn and attached milking parlor built in 1932. Learn about the main economic drivers of the town of Tonganoxie, platted in 1866. The museum site includes Honey Valley School, a one room schoolhouse, the Reno Methodist Church, a 1918 structure, and a fully restored 1936 fire pumper truck.
Spend some time with us this summer. Admission is free.
Where:  201 W. Washington
When:  Tuesdays 9am-4pm; Wednesdays 9am-noon, Sundays 1pm-4pm (other days & times available upoon request)
Contact:  913-845-2960
Website:  TonganoxieHistoricalSociety.org