Special Events

The 2017 schedule will continue to be updated as plans are finalized.

Friday, August 18

6-7 a.m.     WIBW Live Radio Broadcast

7:30 a.m.     Free Breakfast

8:15 a.m.     Beef Producers Semina

10 a.m.  Hay Clinic

12-2 p.m.  Chisholm Trail Exhibit at the Lyon County History Center, 711 Commercial
with a Chuckwagon lunch provided by Symphony in the Flint Hills

6 p.m.     Ranch Feed in the Grandstand area

7 p.m.     Ranch Rodeo with Kid’s Calf Scramble


Saturday, August 19

7 a.m.     Check-in for 5K run at The Orchard

8 a.m.     5K Run begins at The Orchard

8 a.m.     Ranch Horse Competition

9:30 a.m.     Live Stocker Show at Sale Barn

10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.   Ag Olympics, open to all ages

11 a.m.      Free Hamburgers and Cokes (while they last)

1 p.m.     Junior Ranch Rodeo

5:30 p.m.      Flint Hills Beef Fest Awards banquet

6:30 p.m.     Steak dinner with live entertainment by William Lee Martin

9:00 p.m.      Bluestem Swingers Square Dancing

8:45 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.     Live music by Lucas Maddy and the Kansas Cartel at the
Bowyer Building

Sunday, August 20

8:30 a.m.      Golf Tournament