Special Events


Garden City Farmer’s Market: Featuring fresh vegetables, baked goods, eggs, honey, Colorado fruit and other items, 7 a.m. to noon each Saturday through Sept. 29 in the parking lot of Westlake Hardware, 1210 Fleming St. For vendor information, call the Finney County Extension Office at (620) 272-3670, Jan Ramirez at (620) 290-3759 or Toke Heiman at (620) 272-6841.

Sidewalk Chalk contest: Garden City Arts’ 4th Annual Sidewalk Chalk Contest will be from 8 a.m. to noon at Stevens Park, where local artists will decorate the sidewalks with colorful, temporary works of art. Those in attendance can vote for their favorite piece of art. The winner will receive a cash prize and the 2018 People's Choice Award.

Harvest Flea Market: Featuring a farmers market and flea market experience with vendors offering food, furniture, artwork and more, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the west end of the parking lot at the Finney County Fairgrounds, 920 W. Lake Ave., in Garden City. The flea market continues each weekend through October. Entry fee is $1. For more information, visit www.HarvestFleaMarket.com.

Finney County Fair: Featuring a variety of 4-H projects on display through today at the Finney County Fairgrounds in Garden City, carnival rides and attractions from 6 p.m. to midnight each day, and including a sidewalk chalk contest, kids pedal tractor pull, turtle races and other activities today, plus Phil Vandel in concert at 8:30 p.m. today. For a complete schedule of events, visit www.finneycountyfair.org.

Free concert: Featuring "The Moonshiners," 6:30 p.m. at Stevens Park in downtown Garden City.

Dance: Featuring “Country Fever,” 8 p.m. at the Eagles, 2603 N. Taylor, preceded by a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m., with the meat provided. Open to the public, the admission is $10 per person.

Silver Screen Saturday Night: Featuring the movie “Zootopia,” 9:15 p.m. at Stevens Park in downtown Garden City.


Musical variety program: Featuring "Deann Crase & Friends of Garden City, 7 p.m. at Garden Valley Retirement Village, 1505 E. Spruce St. Open to the public at no charge.




KANZA Society Inc.: Annual meeting of the governing board of High Plains Public Radio, 1 p.m. at HPPR, 210 N. Seventh St. The agenda will include election of the board of directors and officers. Those interested in serving on the board should contact Bob Davis, executive director. For more information, visit www.hppr.org.


Health Department and WIC

Hours at the Finney County Health Department, 919 Zerr Road, and WIC are 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday; closed on Friday.

For more information, call the health department at (620) 272-3600 or WIC (Women, Infant and Children) at (620) 272-3615.


What’s Up is published each Saturday. Submit calendar items for upcoming events by 5 p.m. Wednesday by calling (620) 276-6862 Extension 242 or (800) 475-8600.