Things to do in the area!
Here are some great sights and attractions to do in the Emporia and surrounding areas!
Check out the Chase County Historical Society for a comprehensive history of the Flint Hills area.
The World's Premiere Gravel Grinder, the Dirty Kanza 200, provides an ultra-endurance off-road cycling community with a high quality event at an exceptional value.
The Veteran City Rollers are Emporia's own awesome Roller Derby team! Join them as a skater or just watch one of their bouts!
Bring the entire family out to Rollers! We have skating sessions for everyone. Don't miss out on all of the skating, games, and fun!
The mission of the Lyon County Museum and Historical Society is to provide education and research, and to promote the appreciation of our unique heritage through the preservation, exhibition, and interpretation of artifacts and archival materials representing the history of Lyon County, Kansas.
Mr. K's Bike Museum houses a collection of over sixty-plus bicycles, wheel toys, and related items as well as guest home and one-room school memorabilia.
Visit the home of Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, editor of The Emporia Gazette and and political adviser, William Allen White!
Check out the city of Emporia's Recrecetion Center for information on parks, programs, sports and our pool & aquatic center!
Buy your very own copy of Emporia-Opoly here!
The Tallgrass Prairie National preserve is a gorgeous National Park near Emporia, KS!