The Doo Wop Project

Emporia Granada Theatre 807 Commercial St, Emporia, KS, United States

The Doo Wop Project starts at the beginning, tracing the inception of group singing developed by inner city African Americans performing tight harmonies on a street corner to the biggest hits on the radio today. The Doo Wop Project brings unparalleled authenticity of sound and vocal excellence to recreate—and in some cases entirely reimagine—some of…

$12.50 – $25.00

Diana Unrein

Emporia Arts Center 815 Commercial St, Emporia, Kansas, United States

Please join us for an Artist Reception for Diana Unrein on Friday, March 1, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. The gallery show runs through March 30. This work celebrates the elusive quality of light and how it can transform the figure in water. Diana’s primary subject matter has always been the face and the human…

Free

Emporia First Friday Art Walk

Commercial Street, Commercial St, Emporia, KS 66801, USA

See this month's venues and artists at emporiafirstfriday.com. The Emporia First Friday Art Walk takes place in Downtown Emporia on the first Friday of every month from 5-9 pm. Enjoy Downtown Emporia while supporting local artists and businesses. Pick up a passport at any participating venue and collect stamps for a chance to win a prize.

International Food Festival 2024

ESU Memorial Union Webb Hall 1331 Market, Emporia, KS, United States

This annual tradition is organized by the Office of International Education. The International Food Festival allows community members to try authentic main dishes, sides, desserts and tea from around the world. This event could not be possible without our international students! ESU currently has approximately 200 international students. In addition to sharing their culture through…

Free

2024 Emporia Friends of Scouting Breakfast

Clint Bowyer Community Building 2700 W US Highway 50, Emporia, KS

Join us for breakfast to kick-off the 2024 Friends of Scouting Annual Campaign in Emporia on Wednesday, March 6th from 6:45—8:00 a.m. at the Clint Bowyer Community Building. Our keynote speaker is Skyler Delmott current arborist at Wellnitz Tree Care and Emporia Scout Alumnus. The annual Friends of Scouting campaign raises a significant portion of…

Event Series Group Lunch

Group Lunch

Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce and Convention & Visitors Bureau 719 Commercial St, Emporia, KS, United States

Group Lunch takes place the first Wednesday of every month. Each month get matched with a different group and enjoy a delicious lunch at a local Chamber member restaurant. Lunch is on your own.

Exhibit Reception for The Big Picture: Connecting with the Walter M. Andersen Collection

William Allen White Library, Emporia State University 1 Kellogg Circle, Emporia, KS

Join ESU Special Collections and Archives for the opening of the exhibit The Big Picture: Connecting with the Walter M. Andersen Collection. Locally known as “the man with the pictures,” Walter M. Andersen took and collected thousands of photographs that document the history of Emporia and Lyon County. This exhibit explores connections between the Andersen…

Legislative Dialogue

Flint Hills Technical College 3301 W 18 Ave, Emporia, KS

The Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce Government Matters Committee along with the League of Women Voters will host their first Legislative Dialogue for this session on Saturday, March 16, in the conference rooms at Flint Hills Technical College, 3301 W. 18th Ave. Coffee will be available at 8 a.m. with the Dialogue beginning at 8:30…