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Downtown Frankfort

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Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States

September 2017

Cruisin Frankfort

September 7, 2017, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on September 14, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Enjoy viewing classic cars as they line the streets of downtown Frankfort.

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Frankfort Country Market

September 10, 2017, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until October 29, 2017

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Every Sunday April 30 thru Oct.29 Country Market Hours: April 30 to May 28: 10 to 2 June 4to Aug. 27.: 9 to 2 Sept.10 to Oct.29: 9 to 1 Fresh Produce, Plants, Organic/Gluten Free Products, Prepared Foods, Baked Goods, Events, Live Entertainment

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October 2017

Old Plank Trail 5K

October 7, 2017, 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Annual 5K Run/Walk along Old Plank Road Trail in downtown Frankfort. Registration is required and available on line.  Rain or shine.  Race begins promptly at 9:30 AM. Details for Old Plank Road Trail 5K Race Download 5K Route

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Trunk or Treat

October 28, 2017, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Join the Frankfort Police Department for a "Safety Trunk or Treat". Kids go trick or treating trunk to trunk in the Breidert Green parking lot! E.F. Bucko costume parade kicks off at 10:00 AM.

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Ghosts Around the Green

October 28, 2017, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Round up your ghosts and goblins, your super heroes and ballerinas and come on out to Historic Downtown Frankfort for a Family Friendly Halloween Event.  Beginning at 10:00 am there will be a costume parade and Trunk or Treating sponsored by our Frankfort Police Department.  Then at 10:30 the little ones can visit our shops windows to find the hidden Halloween fun and receive another treat!  There will be a DJ as well as Hay Rides. Don't miss the opportunity…

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November 2017

Tree Lighting Ceremony

November 30, 2017, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Experience the magical tree lighting ceremony to kick off the holiday season in Frankfort!  A visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus, hot chocolate and cookies! Fun for the entire family! Held on the Breidert Green

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December 2017

Christkindl Weekend

December 2, 2017, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until December 3, 2017

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Visit downtown Frankfort for Christkindl activities throughout the day.  Event is sponsored by the Frankfort Historic Business Association

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Christkindl and Cookie Walk

December 2, 2017, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Visit historic downtown Frankfort for Christkindl activities during the day.

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April 2018

Spring Market

April 29, 2018, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 27, 2018

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Enjoy a variety of fresh produce, prepared foods, plants and specialty products locally grown. Special events and demos throughout the season. A full listing of vendors and events will be available soon.

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June 2018

Cruisin Frankfort

June 7, 2018, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 13, 2018

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Enjoy viewing classic cars as they line the streets of downtown Frankfort. 5/17/2018  All Cars Kickoff 5/24/2018 Chrysler, Dodge and Vipers 5/31/2018 Mustangs 6/7/2018 Street Rods, Customs and Lead Sleds 6/14/2018 Buick, Cadillac 6/21/2018 Corvettes 6/28/2018 Trucks &Car Based Pickups 7/5/2018 Military Vehicles 7/12/2018 Race Cars 7/19/2018 Vintage Scooters and Motorcycles (25 Years & Older) 7/26/2018 Fords, T-Birds and Lincolns 8/2/2018 Chevrolet 8/9/2018 Pre-War/Stock, 1900-1942 Vehicles 8/16/2018 OrphanCars, incl. Olds, Plymouth, Pontiac and Mercury 8/23/2018 Rear Engine, Mid Engine and…

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August 2018

Amateur Rib Cook Off

August 4, 2018, 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Parking Lot Kansas & Oak Streets Taste a variety of ribs cooked on site by amateur contestants.  Public tasting of ribs (times to be announced).  Awards for winners.  Co-Sponsored by the Frankfort JayCees and Frankfort Lions Club.  Registration is required for contestants.  Details to follow.

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Frankforts Night Out Against Crime

August 7, 2018, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
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Join the Frankfort Police Department for the annual Night Out Against Crime event.  Activities for the entire family!  For further details, contact the Frankfort Police Department at 815-469-9435.

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October 2018

Trunk or Treat

October 27, 2018, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

Join the Frankfort Police Department for a "Safety Trunk or Treat".  Kids go trick or treating trunk to trunk in the Breidert Green parking lot!  E.F. Bucko costume parade kicks off at 10:00 AM.

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Ghosts Around the Green

October 27, 2018, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

Round up your ghosts and goblins, your super heroes and ballerinas and come on out to Historic Downtown Frankfort for a Family Friendly Halloween Event. Beginning at 10:00 am there will be a costume parade and Trunk or Treating sponsored by our Frankfort Police Department. Then at 10:30 the little ones can pick up their ghost hunting instruction on Breidert Green.  They will visit our shops windows to find the hidden Halloween fun and receive another treat! There will be…

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November 2018

Lighting of the Green Ceremony

November 29, 2018, 6:30 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

BREIDERT GREEN – DOWNTOWN FRANKFORT PLEASE JOIN US FOR AN EVENING OF FAMILY FUN! PERFORMANCE BY THE HICKORY CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL CHOIR REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED BY VOLUNTEERS OF THE LINCOLN-WAY EAST INTERACT CLUB SANTA CLAUS COMES TO TOWN

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April 2019

Frankfort Country Market

April 28, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

SPRING MARKET:  Enjoy a variety of fresh produce, prepared foods, plants and specialty products locally grown.  Special events and demos throughout the season.

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Frankfort Country Market

April 28, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 26, 2019

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

The Frankfort Country Market is conveniently located in downtown historic Frankfort (Kansas & Oak Streets). The Frankfort Country Market is a "grower's only" market, featuring locally-grown produce, plants, baked goods, prepared food and gourmet products.  The market also features live entertainment, family events and chef demos. Frankfort Country Market Season 2019: 2019 Spring Market Season - April 28 through May 26 Hours 10-2 2019 Summer Market Season - June 2 through August 25 Hours 9-2 2019 Fall Market Season -…

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June 2019

Frankfort Country Market

June 2, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, repeating until August 25, 2019

Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

The Frankfort Country Market is conveniently located in downtown historic Frankfort (Kansas & Oak Streets). The Frankfort Country Market is a "grower's only" market, featuring locally-grown produce, plants, baked goods, prepared food and gourmet products.  The market also features live entertainment, family events and chef demos. Frankfort Country Market Season 2019: 2019 Spring Market Season - April 28 through May 26 Hours 10-2 2019 Summer Market Season - June 2 through August 25 Hours 9-2 2019 Fall Market Season -…

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Cruisin Frankfort

June 6, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

2019 FCC Cruise Nights Lineup 6/6/2019 Trucks & Car Based Pickups 6/13/2019 Buick, Cadillac 6/20/2019 Mustangs 6/27/2019 Street Rods, Customs and Lead Sleds 7/4/2019 Survivor Cars (Original Not Restored) 7/11/2019 Corvettes 7/18/2019 Chrysler, Dodge and Vipers 7/25/2019 Fords, T-Birds and Lincolns 8/1/2019 Chevrolet 8/8/2019 Vintage Scooters and Motorcycles (25 Years & Older) 8/15/2019 Orphan Cars, incl. Olds, Plymouth, Pontiac and Mercury 8/22/2019 Rear Engine, Mid-Engine and Import Car

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September 2019

Frankfort Country Market

September 8, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Downtown Frankfort, Kansas and White Streets
Frankfort, United States
Free

The Frankfort Country Market is conveniently located in downtown historic Frankfort (Kansas & Oak Streets). The Frankfort Country Market is a "grower's only" market, featuring locally-grown produce, plants, baked goods, prepared food and gourmet products.  The market also features live entertainment, family events and chef demos. Frankfort Country Market Season 2019: 2019 Spring Market Season - April 28 through May 26 Hours 10-2 2019 Summer Market Season - June 2 through August 25 Hours 9-2 2019 Fall Market Season -…

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