May 26 - October 6 @ East End Parking Lot of the Civic Center
The Abilene Kansas Farmer's Market offers fresh produce, eggs, baked goods, jellies, handcrafted items and much more!
Every Wednesday evening from 4pm to 7pm
Every Saturday morning from 7am to 11pm
July 13, 7:30 PM - July 22
King Henry II has three sons, but only one throne. Treachery, intrigue, betrayal, and more follow the royal family as Henry and estranged wife Eleanor of Aquitaine conspire to place their favored child on the throne.
July 26, 12:00 PM @ Visitors Center Auditorium
Jim Remar Cosmosphere President and Chief Executive Officer will discuss the Cosmosphere SpaceWorks Division. SpaceWorks is the restoration and fabrication division of the Cosmosphere. Major projects the team has helped restore include the Liberty Bell 7 and the Apollo 13 Command Module-Odyssey. He will also talk about exhibits at the Evergreen Aviation Space Museum and the JVS European touring exhibit. In addition, he will discuss the current project: restoring mission control consoles in time for the 60th anniversary of NASA. A recognized expert in the areas of museum administration, strategic planning and space artifact preservation and exhibition, He joined the Cosmosphere as curator in 2000. After eight years, Remar joined the team at Gregory, Inc. as Vice President of Operations. In 2012, Remar returned to the Cosmosphere as President/COO where he was responsible for all operations of the organization, including SpaceWorks. Remar was named CEO of the organization in January 2018
July 28, All Day @ Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad Train Depot
Join the Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad crew for a special ride on National Day of the Cowboy. Steam Locomotive #3415 will be pulling the train cars on July 28th at 10 AM and 2 PM. All trips are approximately 1hour and 45minutes.
*Ride in the cab of the steam locomotive (round trip) $100