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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT in CHASE COUNTY

We’re proud of our artistic and musical culture.  Opportunities abound in Chase County to view and hear the arts in unique and unexpected ways. From galleries and shops to our Symphony in the Flint Hills, our artists and craftsmen have many surprises up their sleeves.

Emma Chase Friday Night Music

331 Broadway Street

Cottonwood Falls

620.273.6003

Enjoy one of the Eight Wonders of Kansas Customs in the heart of the scenic Flint Hills!

WoodFest

1101 Camp Wood Road

Elmdale

620.273.8955

At this day-long event in the fall, nationally known musicians, artists, and nature lovers share all WoodFest has to offer — a perfect day in the Flint Hills at Camp Wood YMCA.

Flint Hills Gallery

321 Broadway Street

Cottonwood Falls

620-273-6454

The artwork of Judith Mackey hangs in museums and permanent collections nationwide, including the Kansas Governor’s Mansion and Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve.

Pioneer Bluffs

695 Kansas 177

Matfield Green

620.753.3484

The Pioneer Bluffs Foundation features monthly events and group tours along the Flint Hills National Scenic Byway.

Tallgrass Express String Band

338 Middle Creek Road

Elmdale

620-273-8301

Formed in 2004, Tallgrass Express is a truly regional band, staying close to its roots and
performing mainly at community events in the Flint Hills region.

Flint Hills Rodeo

300 East 7th Street

Strong City

620-340-2237

The Flint Hills PRCA Rodeo, traditionally held on the first weekend of June, is the oldest consecutive rodeo in the state of Kansas.

Bill McBride Studio

640 Kansas 177

Matfield Green

620.481.6074

“I am a sculptor and naturalist living in Matfield Green, Kansas, in the heart of the Flint Hills – the largest tract of tall grass prairie in the world." --Bill McBride

Matfield Station & PrairieArt Path

640 Kansas 177

Matfield Green

620.481.6074

The Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe railroad company built the bunkhouse structure in 1922 to provide shelter for the section hands who maintained the railroad.

Prairie PastTimes

220 Broadway Street

Cottonwood Falls

620.273.6003

An Artist Cooperative in the Kansas Flint Hills.

Tallgrass Vistas Photography

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Matfield Green

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You can experience the mystique and indescribable natural beauty of the Kansas Flint Hills with photo prints available in various sizes to fit your home and office decor.

Symphony in the Flint Hills

Broadway Street

Cottonwood Falls

620.273.8955

Through year-round programming, Symphony in the Flint Hills, Inc. celebrates the history, ecology, and culture of the last stand of native Tallgrass Prairie through music and place-based education.

Dale Hartley's Buckeye Creek Art Studio

2369 Zz Road

Emporia

620.279.4543

“Art runs deep in my family. " -- Dale Hartley

Opera Workshop in the Flint Hills

19 North Elm Street

Cottonwood Falls

620.757.2093

Opera Workshop in the Flint Hills is a Master Class for advanced students and young professional singers.  

Prairie Wheel Pottery & Gallery

409 North Oak Street

Cottonwood Falls

(620) 217-1086

Owned by artist Jolene Ratzlaff who has always admired artists and how they can create on canvas, paper, and clay.

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