The town is home to a robust Mennonite farming community and they show their skills off at the annual Threshing Bee held in September. Museum buffs will enjoy the Major County Historical Society Museum.
The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 1,421, an increase of 95 since 1990.
09/18 Coming to The area Dodge City Days Dodge City KS July26-August4 The 10-day celebration hosts more than 50 events including Q-97 FM DODGE CITY DAYS COUNTRY Concert,
the top-rated Dodge City Days Rodeo,
a 2-day Indoor Craft show with over 200 crafters from a 10-state area,
Professional Barbecue Contest.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.