What’s Happening in Fort Scott

What’s Happening in Fort Scott!

April 7th Weekly Newsletter



Fort Scott National Historic Site

Daily Tours: 10am & 1pm

Trolley Tours of Fort Scott

50-minute narrated historical tour

Every Friday & Saturday on the hour

Fridays 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm

Saturdays 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm

$6 adults, $4 12 & under, leaves from the Chamber

Click this link: The Artificers

Upcoming pottery class/workshop

schedule, something for all ages!

Click here for all the FUN activities at the

Museum of Creativity, something for all ages!

April Specials at Hedgehog.INK! Bookstore, Buy 2 Get 1 Free on any Poetry, Classics,

and Performing Arts.

4/7-8 ~ Thespian Rummage Sale at FSHS, enter school through the northwest doors and go to the auditorium stage, name your price, also accepting donations, Friday 8am-5pm and Saturday 8am-noon, click here for more info.

4/8 ~ First Friday at The Artificers, 8 N. National Ave., open until 9pm, stop in for some conversation and collection of artists.

4/8 ~ Floral Easter Basket Class at Sunshine Boutique, $25/person

4/9 ~ Easter at Flag Fort Scott, they will have powerful worship, encouraging word, and serve communion together, 9am, click here for more info.

4/9 ~ Happy Easter from the Fort Scott Area of Chamber of Commerce!

4/10 ~ Marvelous Monday Homeschool: Downtown Walking History Tour, start at the Fort Scott Public Library and walk through the Downtown Historic District learning the history,

3-4:15pm, click here for more info.

4/12 ~ Meet & Greet Olympian Hero Billy Mills at Ellis Family Fine Arts Center, Free Admission, 12-1pm, click here for more info.

4/12 ~ Reception at Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes for Billy Mills, they will be playing his amazing race on the big screen, 2pm

4/13 ~ Chamber Coffee hosted by The Artificers,

8 N. National Ave, 8am, featuring the FSHS Orchestra!

4/13 ~ JOB FAIR hosted by the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce, 3-6pm, click here to register for an employer booth.

4/14 ~ Jill Williams Master Artist and Kadra Nevitt Guest Artist Opening Reception at The Artificers, 6-9pm, click here for more info.

4/14 ~ Live music presented by Rick Hite at Common Ground Coffee Co., 6:30pm,

click here for more info.

4/15 ~ Spring Off Road 101 Course, $65 per vehicle, bring your own lunch, 9am-5pm,

click here for more info.

4/15 ~ Live music presented by Braydon Watts & Brody Mckinney at Pizza Republic, drink specials and pizza by the slice, benefiting Farmer Veteran Coalition, cover $5. Click here for more info!

4/15 ~ America’s Got Talent Semi-Finalist Greg Morton Comedy Show, Memorial Hall, 7-10pm, click here for tickets!

4/15 ~ VFW 8 Ball Pool Tournament, Every 3rd Saturday of each month, Registration will begin at 11:00 AM, Calcutta at 12:00 Noon,

1745 S. National Ave, click here for more info.

4/15-16 ~ Civil War Encampment at Fort Scott National Historic Site National Park, this event is free and open to the public, 9am-5pm, click here for more info.

4/16 ~ Benefit Bull Team & Futurity, Bull Team Fees $1250 Fees/$1250 added Riders, Futurity Fees: $400 fees yearling/$300 fees, BJ Cattle Ranch 1353 195th St., for more information contact 573-259-1420

4/20 ~ Chamber Coffee hosted by Bourbon County Conservation, 1515 S. Judson, 8am

4/20 ~ Chamber Annual Dinner & Awards Celebration, individual reservations $40 and a table of 8 $360, email or call the Chamber to make a reservation, sponsorship, and/or donation,

|click here for more info.

4/22 ~ Frankie Durossette Care to Share Benefit, 4-H Building, car,/truck/bike show, cornhole, rifle raffle, dinner, silent auction, Sharky’s Pop-Up Bar, 10:30am, click here for more info.

4/22-23 ~ Kansas National Interscholastic Bike Race, Gunn Park Trails, contact Frank Halsey for more info.

Save the Date!

4/26 ~ Women’s Appreciation Luncheon at FSCC Ellis Fine Arts Center, $5/per person,

11am-1:30pm, click here for more info.

4/29 ~ Fort Scott Mud Run, Bourbon County Fairgrounds, 2102 S. Huntington, Two pits, a 24′ mud bog and a 12′ fun pit, plus a kids mud pool, concessions, and more. Click here for more info.

5/23 ~ Spring into Summer Self-Care Fair hosted by Southeast Kansas Mental Health at Fort Scott Middle School, 5-8pm, SEKMHC is NOW requesting Vendors for this event, register here for a FREE booth.



Boutiques-Antiques-Flea Markets & more!

Click here for Chamber member

specialty shopping & other retail in

Downtown & other areas of the community.

Fort Scott Area
Chamber of Commerce
In This Issue

Calendar of Events

Special Event Features

THANK YOU Chamber Champion members!!

Chamber Highlights
Click here for our
Membership Directory.
We THANK our members for their support! Interested in joining the Chamber?
Click here for info.
Thinking of doing business in or relocating to Fort Scott?
Contact us for a relocation packet, information on grants & incentives, and more!
Seeking a job/career?
We post a Job of the Day daily on our Facebook page, distribute a monthly job openings flyer, and post jobs on our website.
Many opportunities available!
Housing needs?
Click here for a listing of our Chamber member realtors.
Click here for our rental listing.

Don’t Be A Fool, shop at

Hedgehog.INK! Bookstore!

April Special at Hedgehog.INK! Bookstore!

Job Fair hosted by the Chamber

April 13th, 3-6pm, employers register here!

America’s Got Talent Semi-Finalist Greg Morton!

Click here for tickets!

Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner and Awards Celebration!

Southeast Kansas Mental Health Center is NOW requesting vendors for their Self-Care Fair!

Upcoming Movie Schedule @ Fort Cinema

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