Amelia Earhart Festival

Saturday, Jul 16, 2022 at 7:30 a.m.

Various Venue
Atchison, KS 66002

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Schedule:

7:30 a.m: 2K/8K Fun Run-Walk
Location: YMCA, 317 Commercial

8:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m: Amelia Earhart Airport
Location: 16701 286th Road

9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m: Amelia Earhart Hangar Museum & Muriel
Location: 16701 286th Road

9:00 a.m: Breakfast with the Books
Location: Benedictine College, 1020 N. 2nd

9:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m: Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum
Sunday 9am-5pm
Location: 223 N. Terrace

10:30 a.m: Women Overcoming Adversity” Speakers Symposium
Location: O’Malley McAllister Auditorium, Benedictine College, 1020 N. 2nd

12:00 p.m: Pioneering Achievement Award Luncheon
Location: Benedictine College, 1020 N. 2nd

1:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m: Historical Church Tours
Location: Trinity Episcopal Church, 300, S. 5th St.

3:00 p.m: Vanished: Amelia Earhart With Chris Williamson
Location: Atchison Art & Cultural Center, 111 N 8th St

Downtown - Activities:
10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m: Children’s Activities
Location: 400 Block of Commercial

10:00 a.m: BJ Talley–Illusions
1:00 p.m: Mad Science booth
11:00 a.m: Mad Science booth
2:00 p.m: BJ Talley–Illusions
12:00 p.m: Reptiles Up Close
3:00 p.m: Reptiles Up Close

11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m: Happy Birthday, Amelia
Location: 600 Block of Commercial

10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m: Food, Crafts and Music
500, 600, & 700 Blocks of Commercial

Music Schedule:
10:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m: Turpin Tyme Ragsters
2:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m: The Recliners

10:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m: White Wings and Wheels Car Show
Location: 700 & 800 Blocks of Commercia

4:00 p.m - 11:30 p.m: Music on the Riverfront
The perfect setting for a laid back, outdoor show. Stop by the Riverfront
Park at 2nd & Commercial for a great time. No Glass Containers
4:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m: The Licious Brothers
7:30 p.m - 11:30 p.m: Phil Vandel

7:55 p.m: Evening Aerobatic Performances

Concert in the Sky Fireworks Show
Bring your own seating. No coolers are allowed on the buses

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