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Topeka Kansas

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Get a blast of the past in this western Kansas state capital, which was founded in 1854 by a group of anti-slavery activists and later played a key role in the civil rights movement. Visit the Brown vs. Board of Education National Historic Site, which celebrates those involved in the 1954 Supreme Court decision that deemed segregated schools unconstitutional. Continue...
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Downtown Farmer\
April 12, 2014 - November 1, 2014
12th & Harrison
Shop the open-air farmer's market for fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, arts and crafts, flowers and home-baked goods. Come hungry and eat well.
Veterans Day Parade
November 8, 2014 - November 8, 2014
Downtown Topeka
Support of local heroes and the 2nd Annual Topeka Veterans Parade. Gather in Downtown Topeka at 11 a.m. to thank our active duty, reserve, retired and wounded m...
Miracle on Kansas Avenue Parade
November 29, 2014 - November 29, 2014
Downtown Topeka
This annual favorite features the lighting of the community tree at 5:30 p.m., followed by a lighted holiday-themed parade. Come see Santa and all his merry hel...
Winter Wonderland
November 29, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Lake Shawnee
View dazzling holiday light displays featuring one million lights, while winding through a two-mile scenic drive at Lake Shawnee.
Kansas Silent Film Festival
February 27, 2015 - February 28, 2015
White Concert Hall
Enjoy silent comedy and dramatic films with live musical accompaniment at the 19th annual Silent Film Festival.
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