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    Explore Ike Sites in Abilene!

    May 18, 2022

    "The proudest thing I can claim is that I am from Abilene." Dwight D. Eisenhower June 22, 1945 *Special thanks to Abilene researcher, Nanc Scholl for adding to our list! 1.  EISENHOWER...

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    Good News from Abilene, Kansas!

    May 13, 2022

    April showers bring May recognition, grants, events and visitors Last week’s National Travel and Tourism Week marked the jumpstart to many big things happening in Abilene.   “We have so much good...

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    10 Spring Events You Won't Want to Miss!

    March 1, 2022

    The sun is shining, temperatures are rising, and event planners are busy coordinating these ten awesome spring events you won't want to miss! 1. Ida Stover Eisenhower Quilt Show  March 16-18 and...

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    6 Ways to Spend a Saturday in Abilene

    March 1, 2022

    With warmer weather and vaccinations increasing, more and more people are excited about a change of scenery. Enter: Travel. Accessible via Ike's Interstate System - Kansas I-70 - and Kansas Highway...

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    5 Bus-Friendly Stops You Must Visit

    February 23, 2022

    While bus travel may be changing, there are still plenty of great stops for tour busses and groups in Abilene! Check out our list of 5 Bus-Friendly Stops You Must Visit! 1. Historic Seelye...

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    Celebrating 40 Years

    February 23, 2022

    1. Did you know? Forty years ago this month, Terry Tietjens and his brother Jerry purchased the Historic Seelye Mansion. Can you imagine what would have happened to this incredible mansion, its...

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    Calling All Quilt Lovers

    February 2, 2022

    If you love all things quilts, make sure to add March 26-27, 2022, to your calendar to visit Abilene, Kansas. From shopping for the latest quilt supplies to seeing century-old quilts or following the...

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    For the Love of Art – North Central Kansas Road Trip

    January 26, 2022

    Abilene, Kansas, located along Eisenhower’s Interstate 70 in North Central, Kansas is home to a great arts scene. From murals of all types and sizes to traditional and innovative statues and, of...

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    100-Mile Road Trip: Abilene to Alma

    January 6, 2022

    Tossed n Sauced Pizza in Abilene, Kansas, is known for its 100-mile pie, but do you know what else we love? A 100-mile road trip through rural Kansas and the Flint Hills! So hop off Kansas I-70,...

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    3 Fun Experiences to Give this Holiday Season

    December 7, 2021

    If you're struggling to find the perfect gift to give, we've got you covered. This holiday season, give the gift of experiences. Here are three fun experiences to give this holiday season that your...

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    7 Positive Stories from 2021

    December 6, 2021

    When life hands you lemons, you make lemonade. While the COVID-19 pandemic affected tourism worldwide, the Abilene Convention & Visitors Bureau continued to make great strides in marketing...

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    Four Things You Absolutely Must See and Do Before Christmas!

    December 6, 2021

    While Abilene's Cowboy Christmas is over, there are still plenty of great holiday activities to share with your friends and loved ones. Here's our list of four things you absolutely must see and do...

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    Shop Small First

    November 2, 2021

    We've all heard of Black Friday, American Express Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday, but what about Pink Friday? Pink Friday is a small business spin on the traditional Black...

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    2021 Holiday Guide

    October 25, 2021

    Saturday, December 4 All Day                      Christmas Tree Lane Follow Christmas Tree Lane through Abilene on N. Buckeye Ave to NW 3rd Street to see a beautiful assortment of decorated...

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  • Spooky-Events-Abilene,KS

    3 Spooky Events You Won't Want to Miss!

    October 7, 2021

    "When the witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, 'tis near Halloween." Halloween is on Sunday, October 31, and Abilene attractions, businesses, and residents are...

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    Cheers to Abilene

    September 29, 2021

    Sometimes you want to go Where everybody knows your name And they're always glad you came You want to be where you can see Our troubles are all the same You want to be where everybody knows your...

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    5 Events to Fall in Love With

    September 7, 2021

    Fall in love with Abilene events! Event organizers are busy coordinating unique events for visitors and residents to enjoy. Whether you love celebrating German heritage, Dickinson County history, or...

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    Locally-Sourced in Abilene, Kansas

    August 25, 2021

    Thanks to efforts like Shop Kansas Farms and From the Land of Kansas, farm to table and sourcing local products has never been more popular. Customers want to support Kansas farmers, ranchers, and...

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    All Aboard for Labor Day Weekend Fun!

    August 25, 2021

    Labor Day weekend is right around the corner and if you're on the hunt for where to spend the long weekend, look no further than Abilene, Kansas. 1. See the World's Largest Operating Steam...

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    4 Fun Places for 4-Legged Friends

    August 16, 2021

    The Heart of America Greyhound Gathering will be in Abilene September 2-4, 2021, so we thought it would be fun to showcase a few fun places for our four-legged friends! 1. Sips Espresso Bar's Dog...

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