Check out all the events going on in and around Franklin County! Throughout the year, our communities host a number of exciting events, including the SWAN Arts Festival, Power of the Past Antique Engine & Tractor Show, Old West Cowboy Days and Ol’ Marais River Run, just to name a few. Look at the events calendar below for a full schedule of festivals, fairs, sporting events, performances, entertainment and more!
At the Franklin County Visitor Information Center, 2011 E. Logan St., Ottawa, you can pick up a copy of the area’s major event listings. Or, request a copy to be mailed or e-mailed to you by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (785) 242-1411.
If you would like to submit your event to be included on our calendar, please use the “submit your event” button below, and we will review it for inclusion on our calendar. We’re always looking for great photos taken at area events. If you have any, please submit them to us using the “submit a photo” button below.
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