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 - October 27, 2018 @ Strecker Nelson West Gallery
Stop in to see new works on the theme "People and Places," with an opening reception on August 24th from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Featuring 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 1, 2018, 6:10 PM - 10:00 PM @ Bill Snyder Family Stadium
10th annual Family Reunion as Wildcats open 2018 football season against South Dakota Coyotes, who advanced to second round of 2017 FCS playoffs. Coach Bill Snyder in pursuit of win No. 211 at K-State (210-110-1 record accounts for 40 percent of school's 526 all-time wins).
September 1, 2018, 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ K-State ECM group
Music, dance, connect! Improve tango dancing skills at afternoon workshop with the chance to meet new people, smile and have fun and discover your aptitude for dance! No partner required. Open tango social at della Voce Bistro, 405 Poyntz Ave., also the location of weekly tango practices (8 p.m. each Tuesday).
May 12, 2018, 10:00 AM - September 3, 2018, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Can you gauge what a day in the life of a dinosaur would have been like? How did they live? With this exhibit you can experience how the mighty T-Rex was one of the most ferocious of the Mesozoic Era. This fusion of state-of-the-art, high-tech videography and traditional exhibit features full-size dinosaur bones, paleontology field station and more! Live like the dinosaurs! Visit Manhattan and Be The Dinosaur!
September 1, 2018, 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ RC McGraw's
"Retro" Gala provides throwback experience of warmth and nostalgia. Seasoned DJs spin songs from the '80s and '90s. Don't stop rocking out to the greatest music standard. Casual or dressed in favorite era, hop on the time machine and relive your youth. GA tickets: fun zone, photo station, bar and dance floor. VIP: Add two signature drinks on the house plus roped-off section with hors d’oeuvres. Other highlights include $100 costume contest.-Tickets increase as summer advances; get yours early! Proceeds donated to Manhattan Crisis Center.
Wildcats open 2018 football season against South Dakota, which advanced to second round of 2017 FCS playoffs. Coach Bill Snyder pursues win No. 211 at K-State (210-110-1 record accounts for 40 percent of school's 526 all-time wins). Cats begin season six wins short of 200 all time at Bill Snyder Family Stadium, originally KSU Stadium. Be there for the opener!