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  • Register to upcoming events by clicking the RSVP button on the events of your choice.

  • If you have an event you'd like promoted, please let us know by emailing receptionist@russellks.net.

  • Dorrance Pancake Feed
    Sat, Apr 17
    Dorrance American Legion
    Apr 17, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Dorrance American Legion , 513 Main St, Dorrance, KS 67634, USA
    Come out and enjoy pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice, coffee and milk. Plus, there will be door prizes. Free will donations will be accepted. Join us for breakfast and prizes on Saturday, April 17 from 8 AM to 1 PM at the Dorrance American Legion Hall.
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive
    Mon, Apr 19
    Russell High School
    Apr 19, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Russell High School , 565 State St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    American Red Cross Blood Drive- Will be located at the Russell High School, 565 State St, Russell, KS. Schedule a donation appointment by downloading the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org, calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).
  • What's Up in Russell 2021
    Tue, Apr 20
    Espresso Etc
    Apr 20, 8:15 AM
    Espresso Etc , 628 N Main St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    What's Up in Russell Coffee hosted by Russell County Economic Development & CVB will be at Espresso Etc. You are in for a real treat! Hear all about what's happening with Eco Devo & CVB as they gear up for the Russell's Best Tent during Prairiesta.
  • Russell Community Clean Up Day
    Sat, Apr 24
    Apr 24, 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Russell, 333 E 9th St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    Get rid of non-hazardous items like old furniture, building materials, trash and debris and take them to the dumpsters at 333 East 9th Street. This is a free service to Russell city residents courtesy of the City of Russell.
  • Independent Bookstore Day
    Sat, Apr 24
    Russell Specialty Books & Gifts
    Apr 24, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Russell Specialty Books & Gifts , 623 N Maple St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    Russell Specialty Books and Gifts invites you to celebrate independent bookstore day on Saturday, April 24 from 9 AM to 2 PM. They'll have live music in the pocket park, Kansas authors, activities for the kids and a free blind date book with every purchase.
  • Russell VFW Post 6240 Commander's Party
    Sat, Apr 24
    Russell VFW
    Apr 24, 5:30 PM
    Russell VFW, 248 Bob Dole Dr, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    One ticket per couple includes two prime rib dinners, beverages for the evening, the dance, a drawing to win back the price of your ticket and more. Tickets are $100 each. You can purchase your tickets by contacting a VFW member or by calling or texting 785-483-7793 or 785-483-3271.
  • 2021 Russell Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Banquet
    Thu, Apr 29
    Russell VFW
    Apr 29, 6:00 PM
    Russell VFW, 248 Bob Dole Dr, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    The banquet will be held at VFW Post 6240 in Russell on Thursday, April 29. Doors will open at 6 PM for social hour and dinner will be served at 7 PM with speaker and awards to follow. Tickets are $30 each, $55 per couple or a table of eight for $200 and can be purchased by calling 785-483-6960.
  • Help Russell Specialty Books & Gifts Plant Their Pocket Park!
    Sat, May 01
    Russell Specialty Books & Gifts
    May 01, 11:00 AM
    Russell Specialty Books & Gifts , 623 N Maple St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    Spring is here and Russell Specialty Books and Gifts is planting its pocket park. Bring the kids and help plant the flower boxes. Then at 1 PM, their master gardener will show you how to make papercrete pots. These look and feel like concrete, but they weigh next to nothing.
  • Blessing of the Bikes 2021
    Sat, May 01
    Old 40 Bar & Grill
    May 01, 11:00 AM
    Old 40 Bar & Grill , 522 Main St, Dorrance, KS 67634, USA
    YNOT BBQ 11:00am-?. DJ 1:00am-3:00pm. Blessing at 1:00pm. The Soul Preachers 3:00pm-7:00pm. At the Old 40 Bar & Grill- 522 Main St Dorrance, KS 67634
  • Fri, Jun 04
    Russell County Economic Development & CV
    Jun 04, 8:00 AM – Jun 06, 8:00 PM
    Russell County Economic Development & CV, 331 West Wichita Avenue, Russell, KS, USA
    For more information: https://www.krsl.com/sites/default/files/2021-03/2021%20RS%20Comm%20Garage%20Sale%20Registration.pdf
  • Prairiesta 2021
    Thu, Jun 10
    Downtown Russell
    Jun 10, 10:00 AM – Jun 13, 6:00 PM
    Downtown Russell, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    Prairiesta is a celebration of Russell County's history, heritage, and culture. This celebration has been held every ten years, since 1941. Check out Prairiesta's website for more info and all schedule/event changes and updates! https://prairiesta2021.com/
  • Prairiesta Golf Tournament
    Fri, Jun 11
    Russell Golf Course
    Jun 11, 8:00 AM
    Russell Golf Course , 1054 E 2nd St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    Friday, June 11th 2021, 4-Man Scramble, $50 per person, Mulligans Included, T-shirt included if registered before May 15th 8:00 am Registration - 9:00 am Shot Gun Start Pin Prize Buy-ins, Food for Purchase Call the Clubhouse to register, 785-483-2852 - only 16 spots available
  • Flatland Car Show 2021
    Sat, Oct 02
    Downtown Russell
    Oct 02, 9:00 AM
    Downtown Russell, N Main St, Russell, KS 67665, USA
    Registration is from 9:00am-12:00pm with awards at 3:00pm. 50/50 Raffle Tickets- $5 each or 5/$20. Contact a Rotary Member for tickets or visit the registration table. All proceeds support community improvement activities of the Rotary Club of Russell.
  • Luray Craftique 2021
    Sat, Oct 16
    Oct 16, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Luray, Luray, KS 67649, USA
    This event will have 7 buildings, 2 tents, so many vendors, and all of the crafts and goodies that you could ever want! Don't miss out on the chance to experience the Luray Craftique! This event will benefit the Luray Food Pantry. https://www.facebook.com/LurayCraftique

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331 East Wichita Avenue

Russell, Kansas 67665

(785) 483-4000 or 1 (877) 830-3737



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