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Events Near Hepler KS

Iron Horse 5K, Duathlon and 1K Fun Run

Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 7:30am
Parsons, KS
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Parsons Farmers Market

Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 8:00am
Parsons, KS
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Relay For Life of Labette County

Friday, May 31, 2019 at 6:00pm
Forest Park
Parsons, KS
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Relay For Life of Allen County

Saturday, Jun 1, 2019 at 12:00pm
Allen County Courthouse Square
Iola, KS
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Relay For Life of Neosho County

Friday, Jun 7, 2019 at 6:00pm
Neosho County Communtiy College
Chanute, KS
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Relay For Life of Nevada

Saturday, Jun 22, 2019 at 2:00pm
Nevada, MO
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Kansas First Upland Pioneers

Kansas First Upland Pioneers
Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 at 5:30pm
Iola, KS
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Osage Prairie Thunderin Toms, MO

Osage Prairie Thunderin Toms, MO
Sunday, Mar 1, 2020 at 6:00pm
Nevada, MO
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Neosho River Struttin Toms,KS

Neosho River Struttin Toms,KS
Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 at 6:00pm
Erie, KS
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Bourbon County Thunderchickens, KS

Bourbon County Thunderchickens, KS
Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 at 6:00pm
Fort Scott, KS
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Muddy Creek Gobblers,MO

Muddy Creek Gobblers,MO
Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 at 6:00pm
Lamar, MO
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Cherokee Co. Spit and Drummers,KS

Cherokee Co. Spit and Drummers,KS
Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 6:00pm
Columbus, KS
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Southeast Kansas Gobblers Banquet

Southeast Kansas Gobblers Banquet
Monday, May 11, 2020 at 6:00pm
Pittsburg, KS
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