The Emporia area has a lot to offer and hosts many events that help make Emporia area special.  

Please join us at these local events! 

ESU Summer Theater

ESU Campus, King Hall in Karl C. Bruder Theater


All Showtime are 7:30pm

July 12-14 The Top Job!

July 26-29 Miracle on South Division Street


David Traylor Zoo

75 Sodens Rd

Mon, Tue, Thurs, Sat. 10Am-4:30Pm

Wed, Friday 10 Am-8Pm

Class Room open Mon, Wed, Friday 1-2:30 Pm

Emporia’s Farmers Market

Merchant St. to Commercial St.

Every Wednesday at 5 Pm

Every Saturday at 8:30 Am


 Miniature Train

Soden’s Grove

June – Aug

Wednesdays and Saturdays 6:30-8:30 Pm

Thursday 9-11 Am

Flint Hills Music’s Live in the Lot

715 Commercial St
Join us for music and fellowship.
July 14
July 21
July 28

 Lyon County Fair

west old us Hwy 50
July 26-August 13

Other Events

 Grace United Methodist Church Annual Social
2 Neosho St, Emporia
July 15   4-7 Pm
Homemade ice cream, pies, and sloppy joes plus crafts and quilted items for sale