What’s Happening in Fort Scott

What’s Happening in Fort Scott! June 21st Weekly Newsletter

Fort Scott, Kansas ~ Then & Now



Fort Scott National Historic Site

Daily Guided Tours: 10am & 1pm

Currently closed Wednesdays & Thursdays

until further notice.

Visit your National Park!

Click here to see all the FUN classes at The Artificers, classes for ALL ages!

BINGO hosted by the American Legion Post 25 every 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month unless it falls on a holiday. Doors open at 6pm and Bingo starts at 7pm at Memorial Hall.

6/21 ~ Live music 6-9pm at Sharky’s Pub & Grub featuring Kylie Ast

6/21 ~ Patio Concert featuring Emily Hollingshed , Liberty Theatre Patio hosted by Bourbon County Arts Council, $15 BCAC members/$20 non-members, 8-10pm, click here for more information.

6/21 ~ Live music at Brickstreet BBQ by Left of Center, 8pm-11pm, click here for more information.

6/22 ~ Fort Scott Farmers’ Market, 8am-12pm, Gathering Square Pavilion

6/22 ~ Children’s Business Fair at the Farmers’ Market, come out and support young entrepreneurs, hosted by HBCAT & PSU Small Business Development Center, see flyer below for more info.

6/22 ~ Trolley Tours on the hour 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm leaving from the Chamber/Visitor Center, 231 E. Wall, $6 adults, $4 12 and under. 50-minute narrated historical trolley tour of Fort Scott!

6/24-27 ~ Kids Art Camp at The Artificers ~ Art in Japan, $125/per kid, click here to sign up and for more information!

6/25 ~ Fort Scott Farmers’ Market, 4-6pm, Gathering Square Pavilion.

6/26 ~ Chamber Lunch and Learn – Appraised Values and Property Tax, guest speaker Matt Quick/Bourbon County Appraiser with Susan Walker and Patty Love of Bourbon County on property taxes, registration is free, those attending may order an optional box lunch for $10 from Brickstreet BBQ by 12pm Monday, click here for more information and to register!

6/26 ~ 2 New Exhibits to be Unveiled at the Lowell Milken Center, 2 Women/2 Pioneers/2 New Exhibits, refreshments provided, 3pm, see the flyer below for more information.

6/24-27 ~ Greyhound Theatre Camp 2024 “The Wizard of Oz”, children ages 6-17, free event (t-shirt included), 1:30pm-3:30pm, click here for more information.

6/27 ~ Kid’s Art Show off at The Artificers, come out and enjoy all the hard work of local children artist, 6-8pm, click here for more information.

6/27 ~ Chamber Coffee hosted by Fort Scott Community College Cosmetology, 2108 Horton St., 8am.

6/28 ~ Shepherd’s Center at First United Methodist Church, free admission, 1-4pm, click here for more information.

6/29 ~ NBHA Rodeo at Bourbon County Fairgrounds,

6/29 ~ 50th Bronson Day in Bronson City Park, free event for the public, bring lawn chairs, 11am-7pm, click here for more information.

6/29 ~ A night of Mardi Gras in the Fort, live music featuring Two Lane Highway & Ernest James Zydeco Band, Care to Share will be offering Shrimp Gumbo and Shrimp Boil for a FREE WILL DONATION, food starts at 5:30pm, Gathering Square Pavilion, see the flyer for more information.

6/29 ~ Live Music at Brickstreet BBQ by CM Johnson band, 8-10pm

7/4 ~ Happy 4th of July from the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce!

7/5-6 ~ 2024 Bourbon County Fair Rodeo at the Bourbon County Fairgrounds, 8pm nightly, tickets before rodeo: adults/$15 & kids/$10, tickets at the gate: adults/$17 & kids/$12, see flyer below for more information.

7/6 ~ City Wide Firework Show at Fort Scott Community College, 9:30pm


7/9 ~ Downtown Meet & Greet at Cohn’s Cafe, 110 South Main, join community members to network and share ideas on events/promotions/and anything else related to downtown, coffee/juice/and light refreshments will be served, 8:30am-9:30am, see flyer below for more info.

7/10 ~ Food Truck at Woodland Hills Golf Course hosted by Part Tee Girls Ladies’ Golf League, Aunt Toadies will serve the food and the clubhouse will serve the drinks, EVERYONE welcome, 5:30pm-8:30pm.

7/12 ~ 30th Annual Fort Scott Area Chamber Golf Classic at Woodland Hills Golf Course, be a banner or hole sponsor/donate a raffle item or prize/volunteer to help, we would love for you to be a part of this tournament that is ALWAYS a blast and one of the primary fundraisers for the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce, contact the Chamber at 620.223.3566 TODAY!

7/13 ~ Downtown & Around Summer Sidewalk Sale organized by the Chamber! Business Bingo to get your card punched at 3 or more stores for a Chamber Bucks Drawing and other deals & discounts! Stores featuring fruity refreshments!

7/15-21 ~ Bourbon County Fair at the Bourbon County Fairgrounds, something for everyone to enjoy!

7/27 ~ Second Annual End of Summer Craft Creations at the River Room, food/drinks/crafts, 10am-4pm



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.

Children’s Business Fair at the Farmer’s Market!

Chamber Lunch & Learn – Appraised Values & Property Tax Click here to register!

2 New Exhibits to be Unveiled at the Lowell Milken Center!

A Night of Mardi Gras in the Fort at the

Gathering Square Pavilion!

Downtown Meet & Greet hosted by Cohn’s Cafe!

D30th Annual Chamber Golf Classic, July 12th!

Contact the Chamber at 620.223.3566 to become a banner or hole sponsor/donate a raffle item or prize/ or volunteer your time!

Summer Sidewalk Sale ~ Downtown and Around Fort Scott!

Upcoming Movie Schedule @ Fort Cinema


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