August 7, 2018, 10:00 AM - December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Beach Museum of Art
Traveling exhibition of richly colored prints the first solo exhibition of Norma Bassett Hall’s work since her death in 1957. Hall was the only female founding member of the Prairie Print Makers, Kansas-based organization established during Great Depression to promote American artists’ work. Joby Patterson, Eugene, Ore., guest curator.
August 24, 2018, 10:00 AM - October 27, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Stop in to see new works on the theme "People and Places." Featured works by Pat Abellon, Zak Barnes, Margaret Buie, Ann L. Carter, Sienna Clark, Clare Fallon, Brenda Fox, Linda Ganstrom, Colleen Gregoire, Anthony Benton Gude, Rita Guile, Rebecca Hoyer, Cally Krallman, Dean Kube, Lacey Lewis, Dean Mitchell, David Overmyer, Ryan Perry, Matthew Richter, Jennifer Schermerhorn, Barbara Waterman-Peters and Chris Willey.
September 25, 2018 - December 22, 2018 @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Zhang Hongtu trained as an artist in Beijing, China, lived through the Cultural Revolution between 1966 and 1976, and emigrated to New York City in 1982. Having now lived as long in the United States as in China, Zhang produces works that embody his hybrid cultural roots. His knowledgeable mash-ups of Chinese and Western cultures are sometimes amusing and always thought-provoking.
October 5, 2018, 10:00 AM - June 1, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Scenic prairies, bucolic farms and the architecture of Kansas’ agricultural industry, exhibition features more than 100 years of works by Kansas artists reflecting sense of place. Cornerstone for museum’s popular “Picturing Kansas” school tour program which integrates art, history, environmental and agricultural science, and language arts.
October 11, 2018, 7:30 PM - October 13, 2018, 9:30 PM @ Mark A. Chapman Theatre
Children to Clytemnestra and Agamemnon are players and victims in this House of Atreus tragedy. The cycle of blood and vengeance seems inescapable until the final reunion of a lost sister and brother brings the bloody family saga to its mystical and unlikely end.
October 12, 2018, 7:30 PM @ McCain Auditorium
14-time Grammy winner and Billboard Century Award recipient's contributions as singer and songwriter span 40 years. Harris has recorded more than 25 albums and lent her talents to countless fellow artists’ recordings. Harris was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2008 and earned a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018. Harris is known as much for her eloquently straightforward songwriting as for her incomparably expressive singing.
October 12, 2018, 7:30 PM - October 14, 2018, 9:30 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Tale of a cockney flower girl transformed into elegant lady features one of musical theater's greatest scores. Young flower girl Eliza Doolittle lives in the lowest rungs of Edwardian society. Professor Henry Higgins wagers that he can teach her how to speak like a proper lady, and an unlikely friendship flourishes. Winner of six Tony Awards (eight Oscars, film version). Directed by Penny Cullers.
October 12, 2018, 8:30 PM - October 13, 2018 @ The Hat
Two-night appearance by Texan who boasts of legendary live shows after getting his start at the Thirsty Armadillo in Fort Worth.
October 12, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Aggieville
Bring your family and friends down to Aggieville's annual Trick or Treat in the 'Ville! Participating businesses will be handing out candy to all who come. So get dressed up in your favorite costume and come have some fun!
October 12, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM @ K-State Soccer Stadium
Culminating weekend for K-State's home soccer schedule with Texas Tech Red Raiders and TCU Horned Frogs. The match against Tech is the final Friday night match of 2018.
October 12, 2018, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Bramlage Coliseum
Highly anticipated seasons for men's and women's programs preceded by tipoff event during Wildcat football weekend in Manhattan. Wildcat men won 25 games in 2018 and advanced to Elite Eight of the NCAA tournament, while women's team advanced to third round of WNIT and added MHK product Chrissy Carr. Pack Bramlage for night of hoops before Saturday's homecoming game.Activities include skill competition and dunk contest with special video presentations and performances by K-State pep band, Willie Wildcat and Classy Cats.
October 12, 2018, 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Colbert Hills Golf Course
Annual tournament benefits K-State's Johnson Cancer Research Center in honor of Rob Regier, 1988 K-State pre-dentistry alum who died of cancer at age 26 in 1992. Hosted by Rob's family, 4-person scramble at beautiful Colbert Hills includes steak dinner and prizes. This year's tournament will be dedicated in loving memory of Rob's father Les, who passed away from cancer Feb. 10, 2018.
September 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - January 13, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
North American bison herds were long as much a part of the prairie as native grasslands. By the millions; as wide as the horizon. Flint Hills Discovery Center celebrates the bison's history and significance and spotlights important preservation efforts to strengthen the species' very existence on the Great Plains of Kansas.
October 8, 2018, 8:00 AM - November 3, 2018, 5:00 PM @ William T. Kemper Gallery
Visit Kemper Gallery in K-State Student Union to view exhibition about UFM’s history, people and programs.
October 12, 2018, 5:00 PM - October 13, 2018, 2:30 PM @ ParadeManhattan Town Center start (3rd and Poyntz), through Aggieville and City Park (pep rally)Homecoming football game: Bill Snyder Family Stadium
K-State students show off parade entries and homecoming-themed floats through Downtown Manhattan and Aggieville; Rand Berney and Patti Berney are 2018 grand marshals. Parade proceeds to City Park for spirit-filled pep rally at Norvell Band Shell with pep band, cheerleaders, Classy Cats and Willie Wildcat. Homecoming event/overall winners for each category announced at pep rally. At 11 a.m. Saturday, it's gametime against the Oklahoma State Cowboys.