Family Fun Nights feature Civil War activities

Family Fun Night is Thursday July 10 from 6 – 8 p.m. and features hands on activities for all ages. Admission is FREE, $2/person ages 3 & up for stagecoach rides, other activities require a small fee. Historical interpreters LvngHstry will feature hands on activities from the US Sanitary Commission. Other activities may include artillery drills at 6:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m., marching and drilling, camp life and recruitment. Visit the Mahaffie house, play 19th Century games and see how the crops are doing. The Cowboy Contest will be at 7:30 p.m., cowboys of all ages are invited to dress as their favorite cowboy to win a family ticket package to Wild West Days in September. Kansas Wheat Harvest will be featured for the next Family Fun Night July 17th.