New events to debut at Goessel Harvest Festival

Two recreational events, a flea market and a classic-rock concert will be part of this year?s Goessel Harvest Festival, Sept. 27.

A 5-kilometer run/jog/walk and a benefit golf tournament are both first-time events.

The Harvest Festival 5K will begin at 8 a.m. For additional information contact event director Joe Wuest at 620-367-8500 or

The Harvest Festival Benefit Golf Tournament will support the family of Fred and Brenda Schmidt. The event, a two-person scramble with a shotgun start will begin at 10 a.m. at Pine Edge Golf Course.

The course is located one mile north of Goessel on Kansas Highway 15, and 11⁄2 miles east on 130th.

The entry fee of $25 per person includes a noon meal. Prizes will be awarded.

To register a team, call 620-367-2664 or e-mail

The flea market will also be making its debut this year. Booths will be set up on the south Civic Center parking lot located at 101 S. Cedar.

For more information or to rent a booth space, contact Anita Goertzen at 620-367-8111 or e-mail

An evening of music, food and fun begins at 5 p.m. in front of the Main Street Station. The Justus Band will begin performing classic country and rock from the ?60s, ?70s and ?80s at 6 p.m.

Food will be provided by various vendors. For more information, contact Goertzen.

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