The month of love just got a whole lot sweeter! Check out these awesome things to do in the capital city in February. chocolate after dark


Treat yourself!. February 23 is Chocolate After Dark, an elegant chocolate tasting extravaganza!  Don your evening's best and take your sweetie to the Dillon House to sample a variety of sweet treats. 

Now back to your regularly scheduled program.

February Highlights

Swing Dance 

Topeka Swing Dance presents Be My Swing Dancing Valentine at the Jayhawk Theatre on February 9. Cut a rug or two to live swing dance music from the Radio Days Orchestra! With both concert seating and an open dance floor, what's not to love?

Harlem Globe Trotters

The Original Harlem Globetrotters are coming to the Kansas Expocentre on February 12. A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages.

tim allen 

In a rare evening of lively, outlandish and sure to be outrageously funny stand-up comedy, funny man, TV personality and movie icon TIM ALLEN will perform at Topeka Performing Arts Center on February 22.


2/8 KS Garden Show - Kansas Expocentre

2/9  Veterinarian Play Day sponsored by Hill's Pet Nutrition - Kansas Children's Discovery Center

2/15 - 2/17  RV & Sport Show - Kansas Expocentre

2/15 - 2/17 Arab Shrine Circus - Kansas Expocentre

2/22 Equifest - Kansas Expocentre

2/23 The Boosie Explosion - Kansas Expocentre 


Theatre & Music

2/1 - 2/9 Ken Ludwig's The Fox on the Fairway at Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy

2/15 - 2/16 Laugh Lines Comedy Improv - Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy

2/16 Pops - Will You Be My Valentine? - Topeka Symphony 


Museums & Attractions

1/18 - 3/10 The 4 Elements - Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, Alice C. Sabatini Gallery

2/15  Diamonds in the Sky - Kansas Museum of History

2/15 STEAMing: Making Scents - Kansas Children's Discovery Center

2/16 STEAMing: Colorful Chromatography - Kansas Children's Discovery Center

2/22 STEAMing: Rockin' Robots - Kansas Children's Discovery Center

2/23 STEAMing Scout Day AND Topeka Gem and Mineral Society - Kansas Children's Discovery Center



2/2 Washburn University Women's Basketball vs. Lindenwood University - Lee Arena

2/14 Washburn University Women's Basketball vs. Northeastern State University - Lee Arena

2/16 Washburn University Women's Basketball vs.University of Central Oklahoma - Lee Arena

2/28 Washburn University Women's Basketball vs.Northwest Missouri State University - Lee Arena



2/14 A Burlesque Valentine's Day - The Burger Stand

2/27 Operation Soupline - Kansas Expocentre


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