Kansas Sampler Festival is coming to Winfield again on May 6 & 7 at Island Park!
Once again, Winfield will be the location for the Kansas Sampler Festival, and unfortunately this will be the last festival.
Shop through and sample dozens of products made right here in Kansas. To find a list of products to be found at the festival, go to Kansas Sampler Foundation page.
Dexter BBQ 5K Fun Run – July 8
The 2017 annual Dexter BBQ 5K Run and 2 Mile Walk is scheduled for Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 7:30am. Dexter is a small, rural community of approximately 300 residents located in the southeast portion of Cowley County. This race is part of the day-long Dexter BBQ which is an annual tradition for the community.
Sponsored by Volunteer Groups of Cowley County Emergency Management: Cowley Co. Emergency Auxiliary (CCEA), Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT), County Animal Response Team (CART) and Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services (RACES). Proceeds from this race are divided among these volunteer groups to be used for future needs (safety equipment, radios, etc.).
- Registration begins at 6:30am. All packets will be picked up on this dates. Register online here.
- Cost: $20 through June 22 ($25.00 from June 23 through day of race).
- T-Shirts will be given to all participants who register through June 22. No guarantee of shirt after that day.
- Finisher medals given to ALL participants (run or walk) who register through June 22. If you register on June 23 or after, no medal is guaranteed.
- 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place medals for each male and female division (5K ONLY).
- All participants are eligible for random door prize drawings at the conclusion of the event.
- Medical staff and a law enforcement bicycle patrol are at this event.