Population: (2000) 442. Elevation: 1,437 feet. Located in Wabaunsee County
. On Kansas State Hwy 177 and county Route 4. The town is situated along the western edge of the county. Mill Creek, a Kansas River
tributary, runs by the town to the northeast.
Attractions in Alta Vista include:
- Ag Heritage Park - the ultimate collection of memorabilia commemorating early ag life in rural America.
- Alta Vista Antiques - A wonderful grouping of primitives, glassware, period furniture, paintings, vintage clothing, and jewelry.
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07/20 Coming to The area
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival Kansas City MO June18-July7 The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is set under the stars in South Moreland Park near Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It is a perfect way to spend a summer evening with family and friends. They have several programs to study and explore such as Speaker's Bureau and Poster and Sonnet Contest. The faculty includes theatre professionals, actors, and educators experienced in performing and teaching Shakespeare. Many of the instructors are veterans of festival productions.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.
Greater Kansas Citry Japan Festival Kansas City MO October6 Cekebrating the cultural of Japan.