Lansing DAZE Festival / BBQ

Lansing DAZE Festival

May 3 and 4, 2019

The 17th Annual Lansing DAZE Festival and Brew, Blues, & Bar-B-Q Cook-Off opens on Friday, May 3 and runs through Saturday, May 4. On Friday night, this year’s event will feature live music (until 9:25 p.m.) and a themed fireworks display featuring music (immediately following live music). Beer, food and beverage vendors are available both days.

Kids' rides and inflatables will be open both days, with affordable options to come back and play the second day. A People's Choice BBQ tasting (open to the public from 11:00 a.m. until approx. 1:00 p.m.) is scheduled for Saturday. Don't forget to come by the Petting Zoo and see Lil' Milton!
Rides will be open until 10:00 p.m. on Friday night! Wristbands will be available for $15, $25 for 2. Beer, beverages and food will be sold until 10 pm.

On Saturday- 2nd day wristbands will be $10 per wristband. (You must present a certificate which will be given with purchase of wristband on Friday night). These prices for Saturday are only available if you purchased a wristband the night before.
On Saturday, vendors, rides and petting zoo begin at 10:00 a.m., and going until 3:00 p.m. Live music, beer and food will be available starting at 11:00 a.m. Come visit the 2nd Annual Lansing DAZE/A Ride For The Wounded Cycle Show! This will only be $5 to enter (including a kickstand plate), and there will be raffles and a kids' coloring contest.  

Keep an eye out for more details as the event gets closer at Lansing, Kansas Happenings on Facebook! There will be teasers, music videos, links and stories from some of the partners and vendors.

DAZE flyer 2018 11X17 jpeg
The event will also feature a variety of family-friendly activities while the KCBS barbeque tournament is going on. There will also be a Quilt Show at the Lansing Activity Center, 108 S. 2nd St. The children’s inflatable rides are available both Friday evening and Saturday. The event ends on Saturday at 3:30 pm. Rides: $1 per ticket, $15 for a wristband, $25 for two wristbands (wristbands only good for day of purchase). General admission both days is free. The event will take place at Kenneth W. Bernard Park 15650 Gilman Rd., Lansing, KS 66043 (located north of 4-H Road about 2.5 miles west of Main Street / K-7.)
Friday, May 4 
6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Children’s Inflatables, Games, & Rides
(Tickets or Wristbands Available: $1 per ticket, $15 per wristband or $25 for two for Friday only)
6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Beer, Food & Beverages
6:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
Band- Sky Smeed (Lansing's favorite Midwestern troubadour- out of Lawrence)
8:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Band- Truckstop Honeymoon (a Johnny & June Cash styled rockabilly duo- out of Lawrence)
Approximately 9:30 p.m.
A Special Southern Rock-themed Fireworks Show!
Saturday, May 5
10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
A Ride for the Wounded Motorcycle Show (NEW!)
Petting Zoo (Keep an eye out for Lil' Milton!)
Children’s Inflatables, Games, & Rides
(Tickets or Wristbands Available: $1 per ticket, $15 per wristband or $25 for two for Saturday only)
Craft, Commercial & Non-Profit Booths  
Sunflower Piecemakers Quilt Show
(Lansing Activity Center 108 S. 2nd)
11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Beer, Food & Beverages
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Band- Split Decision (a local Classic Country band, featuring William Duncan)
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
People’s Choice Competition (For $5 sample great barbeque & cast your vote!) 
3:30 p.m. – KCBS Barbeque Competition Awards Ceremony

For more information: Lansing, KS Happenings on Facebook, (913) 727-5488 or