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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.
Grape Escape
August 8, 2014 - August 8, 2014
Topeka Performing Arts Center
Don't miss Topeka's premier wine and food festival with silent and live auctions to benefit the Topeka Performing Arts Center.
Railroad Festival
August 16, 2014 - August 16, 2014
Great Overland Station
All aboard for fun for all ages, including trackless train rides, model railroads and a petting zoo, at Great Overland Station's 7th Annual Railroad Festival.
Huff \
September 5, 2014 - September 7, 2014
Lake Shawnee
Watch more than 30 colorful hot air balloons launch over Lake Shawnee in the morning and gather for a festival of food, fun and family!
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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