Kansas is located in the Mid-western regions of North America – the United States. It is bordered by Missouri and Arkansas to the east, Nebraska on the north, Oklahoma on the south, and Colorado on the west.
Topeka is the capital and the largest city of Kansas.
Other big cities and towns in Kansas include – Wichita, Overland Park, Kansas City, Olathe, Lawrence, Shawnee, Manhattan, Lenexa, Salina, etc.
Some of the popular tourist destinations in Kansas include – Kanopolis State Park, Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Fort Scott National Historic Site
Christmas Celebrations in Kansas :
You can view dazzling holiday light displays, featuring one million lights, while passing through a 2-mile scenic drive at Winter Wonderland at Lake Shawnee.
Miracle on Kansas Avenue Parade takes place on last Saturday of month of November in Downtown Topeka. The activities througout the day include Topeka Rescue Run and Community Christmas Tree Lighting.
Topeka Bible Church presents their annual Drive-In Synchronized Christmas Light Show with live musicians in the windows of their 3-story building located at 11th and Mulvane Street.
Botanica Illuminations at Botanica Wichita is Kansas’ largest holiday light display. Here you can enjoy christmas lights, live music, hot cocoa and cider.
Annual Festival of Trees takes place at the Kansas Expocentre in the first weekend in December where you can enjoy one-of-a-kind decorated holiday trees, homemade baked goods, entertainment, a craft boutique and more.
Christmas City of the High Plains is an annual display of Christmas Lights in WaKeeney taking place from the Saturday following Thanksgiving till after New Year’s.
Tour vintage homes in Leavenworth, the “First City of Kansas” and be a part of the annual Leavenworth Christmas tradition.
Wishing all readers Merry Christmas 2016 & Happy New Year 2017 !!!