Events Around the Colby Area

In Colby: 
Double Down on Fighting Hunger
During the month of September, donate to your local food bank at the register and 24/7 Travel Stores will match your donation for the first $30,000 donated!

60th Annual Colby Collectors Show
The 60th Annual Colby Collectors Show will be Oct. 2 & 3rd at the New Colby Event Center. Sat. 9 to 5 and Sun 9 to 3. 1200 S Franklin St, Colby, KS 67701.

Drive Through Chicken Fried Steak Night
American Legion Post #363, 1850 W 4th St., will have a drive-through Chicken Fried Steak Night, Saturday October 16 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Use the 4th St & Experiment Farm Road to enter from the South. Cost is $10.00

Job Fair at CCC
The Colby Community College Business Department will be hosting a Job Fair on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 from 10:15-11:15 a.m. in the Bedker Memorial Complex. Local businesses have contacted faculty with administrative job opportunities and this is an opportunity to interact and get more details.

Options: Purple Night Lights
Options is having a tree lighting at their office (1480 W 4th St) to kick off Purple Light Nights for Domestic Violence Awareness Month on Tuesday, October 5th at 7:00 PM.
Purple Light Nights is an annual event during Domestic Violence Awareness Month (October). Individuals and businesses are encouraged to shine a purple light to show support for victims and survivors of domestic violence and help show that domestic violence has no place in our community.
Downtown Trick or Treat
Enjoy a safe and fun Halloween experience. Open to kids 12 years and under on Friday, October 29th.
Trick or treaters can pick up a bag for their treats in front of City Hall. Children must be accompanied by an adult. One visit per business, please. Please wear a costume. Look for the flier in participating business windows.

On Sale- Tickets for CCC Games
Digital tickets for Colby Community College home athletic events are on sale at https://www.ColbyTrojans.com/tickets. Reserved season tickets, all-sports season general admission passes, and single-game tickets are available. For more information, contact Mike Saddler at (785) 460-5548 or mike.saddler@colbycc.edu.

Farmers Market Every Saturday
The Thomas County Farmers Market is back! Their new location is FIKE PARK and the hours are 9:00 until NOON every Saturday from now through the end of September. Please contact the Market Director Cheryl Detamore for additional information.

If you or your business has a non-profit event coming up, we'll add you to the list! E-mail: kyvzatwood@gmail.com