Paint & Sip: Turtle Falls, 4 p.m.

Also Catch the Fire, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Red Tulips, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Milkway Perspective, 6:30 p.m. Saturday and Baby Owl, 4 p.m. Sunday.

For information and to register, visit

Uncorked Inspiration.

K-State Athletics Movie Night: “Incredibles 2,” 7 p.m.

Free, hosted by the Junior Wildcats Club.

Bill Snyder Family Stadium.


Tech Drop-In, 10 a.m.

Yack & Yarn, 1:30 p.m. Also 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Kids’ Free Movie, 2 p.m.

Family Free Play, 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Chess Club/Game Night, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Star Wars Party, 2 p.m. Thursday.

Free Kids’ Movie, 3 p.m. Thursday.

Adult Craft Night: Galaxy Watercolor Bookmarks, 7 p.m. Register at

Out of This University Dance Party, 10 a.m. Friday.

For a complete list of storytimes and events, visit

Manhattan Public Library.

Riley County Historical Society quarterly program: “Cellars and Caves of the Flint Hills” by Tom Parrish, 7:15 p.m.

Free. No reservations required for program.

Meadowlark Hills Community Room.

Poolside Wine Tasting, 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $20. Search on EventBrite.

Featuring wine from Aquam Vinos.

Pool House Kitchen and Bar.


Kids’ Summer Art Camp, 10 a.m.

Canvas & Cork: Modern Feather, 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Canvas & Cork: Mermaid with Anchor, 6 p.m. Friday.

Canvas & Cork: Spells and Potions, 2 p.m. Sunday.

For information and to register, visit

Straight Upp Creative Studio.

Cocktails & Vinyl with Sarah Sue, 8 p.m.

Bring your own vinyl.

Auntie Mae’s Parlor.


Downtown Farmers Market, 4-7 p.m. in the Via Christi parking lot.

Also 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in Dillard’s parking lot.

Featuring homegrown vegetables, local meat, home baked goodies, local arts and crafts and much more.


Third Thursdays, 5-8 p.m.

See art exhibits, enjoy multiple performers and listen to live music as you peruse Poyntz.

Downtown Manhattan.

Drink Tasting, 6 p.m.

Bluemont Lounge.

Dessert and Dessert Wine Pairings, 7 p.m.



Summer Celebration and Young Artist Reception, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Commemorate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing.

Part of the 2019 Young Artists Exhibition in the UMB Theatre.

Beach Museum of Art.

Papa Moostouski’s Bovinian Circus & Freakshow, 1-6 p.m.

Featuring oddities and curiosities of art and artifacts from twisted mind of artist Rodney L. Hoover. Features high-wire, circus band, fortune teller, knife throwing, strong man, unicycles, rope dancer, tall man, world’s smallest living woman, balancing act, clowns, living skeleton, trapeze artists, sword swallower, albino, contortionist and hot air balloon. Clown noses for first 50 kids.

Columbian Theatre.



Jazz Brunch, 10 a.m.-noon.

Bluestem Bistro.


Manhattan Municipal Band Concert, 7:30 p.m.

Larry Norvell Band Shell, City Park.


Concert on the Patios: Lily B Moonflower, 6:30 p.m.

Liquid Art Winery.

Live Music on the Rooftop: Philosophy of Lions, 8 p.m.

Tallgrass Tap House.


Arts in the Park: Aaron Lee Martin, 8 p.m.

Larry Norvell Band Shell.

In Flow, 7 p.m.

Cost: $5.

Auntie Mae’s Parlor.


Finn’s Mega 80s Summer Celebration featuring the band Evolution, 8:30 p.m.

Dress in 80s attire.

Finn’s Pub.


Push and Pull, now open.

Wonder Workshop Children’s Museum, 506 4th Street.

The Land and the People, The Settlement of Riley County.

Riley County Historical Museum, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 2-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Prairie Perspective: Two Journeys, through August 10.

Artists Kelly Yarbrough Frasier and Marsha Jensen explore their prairie home in this exhibit of mixed media drawings and hand woven baskets. Gallery Talk at 6 p.m. August 7.

Manhattan Arts Center, noon-5:30 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Dream with Da Vinci, through September 8. Celebrate the accomplishments of Da Vinci during this temporary exhibit commemorating the 500th anniversary of his death.

Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Voices: Art Linking Asia and the West, through December 21, 2019. Part of the yearlong program: Silk Road through Kansas.

Beach Museum of Art, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

An Endless Line.

Strecker Nelson West Gallery, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.

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