Kanopolis State Park Anniversary Celebration, May 7, 2005

Kansas State Parks are celebrating 50 years of providing quality outdoor experiences for the citizens of Kansas. The celebration is going to be held on Saturday, May 7, 2005 at Kanopolis State Park.  FREE ENTRANCE will last all weekend with a full day of events on Saturday.  The schedule of events is below.

Kanopolis State Park


Time Event Location
All day Display Then-Now South Shore Beachhouse Shelter
9am-11am Guided Hike Buffalo Tracks Canyon Nature Trail
11am-Noon Boat Parade Starting in the Marina Cove
  Kids Fishing Clinic Kids Fishing Pond
1 pm-2pm Entertainment  
  Horse Rides Goverland Stage Line (East Shore)
  Native American Dancers South Shore Beachhouse Shelter
  Guided Hike Kanopolis Wildlife Viewing Area
  Horse Drawn Rides Goverland Stage South Shore Ball Diamond
2pm-3pm Ceremony South Shore Beachhouse Shelter
  Color Guard Western Legacy Riders & Ellsworth Veterans of Foreign Wars
  Master of Ceremonies Keith Sexson, Asst Secretary, KDWP
  Invocation Susan Smith
  Welcome & Recognition of Dignitaries Keith Sexson
  Address Mike Hayden, Secretary, KDWP, Shari Wilson, KDWP, Commissioner
  Formal Presentation Jerry Hover, Park Director
7pm-11pm 50's Dance South Shore Beachhouse Shelter