Jump into summer with food trucks and festivals galore! Here's our can't-miss list of things to do in Topeka.

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June Highlights

6/2   Capitol City Family & Food Truck Festival

6/23   Tap That Topeka: A Capital Brew Festival in Downtown Topeka

6/30   Rotary Freedom Festival 2018 at Downtown Topeka and Constitution Hall



6/1   First Friday Art Walk

6/1   Inaugural Zombie Trail Run at Topeka Haunted Woods

6/2-6/3   Germanfest

6/2-6/3   Mulvane Art Fair 

6/8   Impact Volleyball at Kansas Expocentre

6/13   Garden Brothers Circus at Kansas Expocentre


Theatre & Music

6/1   Movie on the Capitol Lawn: Jaws at Kansas State Capitol

6/1   Keeshea Pratt Band at Uncle Bo's Blues Bar

6/1-6/23   Harvey at Topeka Civic Theatre

6/2   Nick Moss Band Featuring Dennis Gruenling Live at Uncle Bo's Blues Bar

6/7-6/10   NO EXIT By: Ad Astra Theatre Ensemble at Jayhawk Theatre

6/8   Art of Murder in NOTO Arts District

6/8   Hector Anchondo at Uncle Bo's Blues Bar

6/9   Luke Winslow Band at Uncle Bo's Blues Bar

6/15-7/1   Disenchanted! The Musical at Topeka Civic Theatre

6/16   Last Minute Folk Presents Pierce Pettis at Jayhawk Theatre

6/20   Blues in the Park featuring Ghost Town Blues Band at Gage Park

6/22-7/1   These Shining Lives at Helen Hocker Theatre

6/22-6/30   Sunflower Music Festival at White Concert Hall

6/30   Groovement at Uncle Bo's Blues Bar


Museum & Attractions

5/25-6/1   Soaring into Space Birthday Week! at Kansas Children's Discovery Center

6/7 & 6/14   Zoo Late Night with Sea Lion Splash at Topeka Zoo

6/8   Museum After Hours at Kansas Museum of History

6/8   50th Anniversary Recognition of 1968 Mobilization at Museum of the Kansas National Guard

6/9   Brew at the Zoo at Topeka Zoo

6/9   Heartland Military Day at the Museum of the Kansas National Guard

6/9   1916: The Air War at Combat Air Museum

6/15  ¡Cuba Cabana! at Great Overland Station

6/23   Campout with Dad at Topeka Zoo



6/1   The Fiber Arts Show at Creations of Hope GalleryCommunity

6/1   Relay for Life of Shawnee County at Hummer Sports Park

6/16   Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

6/16   Tinman Triathlon at Lake Shawnee

6/16   Forge Playground Hunt at Gage Park


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