Thursday, October 02, 2014

Upcoming Events-

October 2nd- Fall Job Fair!! Stating at 12pm to 3pm in the Klema's Parking Lot!! Come join us and the KansasWorks mobile bus for our Fall Job Fair! The Job Fair is FREE and open to ALL job seekers! Stop by and learn about all the variety of job openings in Russell County and surrounding area!

October 3rd- Bricks, Broncs & BBQ!! Entertainment under the Big Tent in Downtown Russell!! BBQ Meal starts 6pm to 7:30pm for $5! Russell Main Street's Beer Garden will be open. DIRT Live Under the Big Tent start at 8pm!! Head down to Main Street for a great night of entertainment under the Big Tent!!

October 3rd-4th: Wolf's Haunted Barn!! Starting at 7pm to 9pm at the Wolf's Animal Barnyard (713 S Windsor, Russell). $5 per person! Walk through the barn, hay rack rides, and roast marshmallows! Kids under 16 must be with an adult (18 and over). Fun for the whole family!!

October 4th- Flatland Car Show!! Registration is from 9am-12pm! Awards will be at 3pm under the Big Tent on Main Street! Entry fee is $20. Many different categories! Over 100 cars will be parked on the Bricks so come down and check out all the cars!!

October 4th- Bricks, Broncs, & BBQ!! Along with the Flatland Car Show, there will be BBQ Competition, Chili cook-off, Bingo, Kids activities, Squeals on Wheels Poker Run and much more!! For a complete schedule of events, please visit Russell Main Street website at!

October 4th- Creep Crawl!! Starting at 8am at LaSada!! The Creepy Crawl is a 5k or 2mile fun run/walk with several obstacles throughout the race! 50 runners will be released every 20 minutes. Registration fee is $25 for the Creepy Crawl or $40 for the Devils Double (5k and 2mile). $5 late fee will be added to race day! New is the Huxman Hustle is a 400 meter race for $10 and 100% payout! To register, please contact Micky at 785-483-9780 or Scott at 785-483-3758.

October 4th- "Junk In Your Trunk" Flea Market & Garage Sale!! Starting at 8am to 4pm in Downtown Lucas! Cost to be on the Lucas map is $5.00. You can sign up at the Lucas City Office or Brant's Meat Market until Noon Thursday, October 2nd. Maps will be out in the local businesses Friday morning. Come out and get some great bargains that you can't pass up!!

October 4th- Russell Ducks Unlimited Banquet!! Doors open at 4:30pm at the Russell Elks Lodge! Starting with a Greenwing Duck Calling seminar. Starting at 5pm will be the Blind Warming seminar followed by a hog roast dinner with all the fixings at 7pm! Starting at 8pm starts the silent auction and raffle. Single tickets are $35 or $50 for a couple. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

October 4th-5th: Granny Mae's Pumpkin Patch!! Saturday from 10am-6pm and Sunday from 1pm-5pm! Come out to Granny Mae's Pumpkin Patch and enjoy six unique pumpkin patches, trolley rides, carnival games, the Haunted Forest, roasting peanuts and marshmallows, the Cider House and much more!! Don't forget to pick out your perfect pumpkin!!

Serving the following cities in Russell County....

* Russell * Bunker Hill * Gorham * Lucas

* Luray * Waldo * Paradise * Dorrance