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Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the Dighton, Kansas. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Give us a call or send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Upcoming Events

Halloween Parade, Hot Dog Feed & sand dig

Begins: 10/31/2018 - 5:30 PM
Ends: 10/31/2018 - 6:30 PM

The Annual Halloween parade, hot dog feed & sand money dig will begin at 5:30pm sharp! The parade will leave from the old car wash building at 301 E. Long & continue west to the City Office. Hot dogs & drinks will be served followed by the sand money dig.


Trunk or Treat

Begins: 10/31/2018 - 5:00 PM
Ends: 10/31/2018 - 7:30 PM

Trunk or Treat will be held in the 200 block of S. Lane St. from 5-7:30PM on Halloween evening. Make sure to stop by & visit them.

Daylight Savings Time Ends

Begins: 11/4/2018 - 12:00 AM
Ends: 11/4/2018 - 11:59 PM

Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, November 4th.  Set your clocks back 1 hour!

Office Closing for Veterans Day

Begins: 11/12/2018 - 8:00 am
Ends: 11/12/2018 - 5:00 pm

City of Dighton will be closed in honor of Veterans Day on Monday, November 12th.  Normal office hours will resume the following Tuesday, November 13th.

November Council Meeting

Begins: 11/13/2018 - 5:30 PM
Ends: 11/13/2018

The regular November City Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 due to the Veteran's Day holiday.

Pie Making Class

Begins: 11/15/2018 - 6:00 pm
Ends: 11/15/2018

Janice Hemel will be teaming p with the Extension Office to have a pie making class in Lane County. The class will be held November 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm at the Lane Co. 4-H Building. The cost of the class wil be $10. Items that you need to bring if you have are a mixing bowl, spoon, & a pastry blender. If you prefer to bake in a glass dish, please bring one. You will be provided foil pans & the ingredients to make an apple pie. We need 5 people to RSVP to hold the class with a limit of 10. Please RSVP by November 13, 2018 to (620) 397-2806.

2018 Old Fashion Downtown Christmas

Begins: 12/1/2018 - 9:00 AM
Ends: 12/1/2018 - 9:00 PM

Enjoy Special Holdiay Vendors & the Polar Express Train, family Christmas pictures event, tree decorating contest, kids Christmas party, downtown business open houses, t-shirt making, soup supper, kids games, hay rack rides, carolers, Christmas light parade, meet & greet the Grinch, Frosty, peguins & Santa, take the tour of lights around town. For more information contact Crystal R Hoffman at (620) 397-2809 or check out their Facebook page: Lane County Eco Devo Happenings