KANSAS FREE FOR ARTS Kansas Free For Arts (7 E. 7th Ave) aims to inspire Kansans through the arts. KFA events are open to the public and are often free. Events include, community concerts, professional demonstrations, workshops, pop-up studios and more!
KFA CONCERT SERIES Kansas Free for Arts brings fantastic regional bands to Emporia throughout the year. Go to visitemporia.com/events to discover new and amazing music.
LIVE IN THE LOT The streets are alive with music in Emporia. Hear local artists at Live in the Lot, an outdoor music series on Fridays in June and July. Listen to regional music in a fun atmosphere.
FLINT HILLS MUSIC Make your own music at Flint Hills Music (715 Commercial St.). Supporting Emporia’s vibrant cultural and musical community, this music store offers instruments and lessons to people who love music as much as they do.
CRAFT BEER AND SCOTCH Discover great live music at this art friendly bar. Voted best bar in the Flint Hills, Mulready’s Pub (717 Commercial St.) is the place for craft beer and scotch aficionados. Mulready’s bartenders serve up over 70 craft beers and 140 whiskies, scotches and bourbons from around the world.
LOCAL INSTITUTION Founded in 1992, Town Royal (405 Commercial St.) is an Emporia institution and is one of the town’s most beloved bars. Stop by on St. Paddy’s Day for this mainstays annual party.