Special events

Summer Kickoff Party
Join us for fun in the sun at Chieftain Park.  There will be some of your favorite summer treats to enjoy & kids can participate in our obstacle course challenge.
When:  Saturday, June 15
Where:  Chieftain Park
Time:  5-7PM
All activities are free & all are welcome.  
Rainout Hotline:  913-845-4400 or tongierec.org. 

Ice Cream Social
Enjoy beautiful Chieftain Park as you relax with a bowl of some classic vanilla ice cream.  Bring your friends, family & neighbors.  Co-sponsored by Sonic. 
When:  Sunday, August 25
Where:  Chieftain Park
Time:  7PM
Fee:  Free.  No pre-registration required. 
Rainout Hotline:  913-845-4400

The Museum at Tonganoxie
Explore local history in the Fairchild-Knox Dairy Barns - a hay barn and attached milking parlor built in 1932.  Learn about the main economic drivers of the town of Tonganoxie, platted in 1866.  The museum site includes Honey Valley School, a one room schoolhouse, the Reno Methodist Church, a 1918 structure, and a fully restored 1936 fire pumper truck.
Spend some time with us this summer.  Admission is free.
Where:  201 W. Washington
When:  Tuesdays 9am-4pm; Wednesdays 9am-noon, Sundays 1pm-4pm (other days & times available upoon request)
Contact:  913-845-2960
Website:  TonganoxieHistoricalSociety.org