September 6, 2013



K-State Day at the Kansas State Fair this Sunday

By Communications and Marketing

Still making your weekend plans? Put on your purple and join fellow Wildcats for K-State Day at the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson on Sunday, Sept. 8.

Special outdoor exhibits will be set up near Lake Talbott Stage from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. to share college and department information with visitors, including recognition of the university’s 150th celebration and K-State's goal to become a Top 50 public research university by 2025.

Performances on the stage will showcase university musical and dance groups from noon to 6:30 p.m. Pep rallies at noon and 6 p.m. will feature members of the K-State Marching Band, Willie the Wildcat and cheerleaders. K-State’s three championship trophies from the 2012-2013 athletics season will be in the outdoor exhibits area for viewing and photos, and merchandise also will be available for purchase.

Also, for a social media overview of the event, be sure to check out the K-State Day tagboard. Visitors will be able to submit photos and messages from this year’s event by using the hashtag #KStateDayKSF as they post to their favorite social media channel. The tagboard can be viewed at http://tagboard.com/kstatedayksf.

Lake Talbott Stage schedule for K-State Day on Sunday, Sept. 8

  • Noon — Pep Rally with President Schulz and K-State Marching Band
  • 12:45 p.m. — K-State Tap Ensemble
  • 1:30 p.m. — K-State Latin Jazz Ensemble
  • 2:15 p.m. — In-A-Chord
  • 3 p.m. — K-State Band
  • 3:30 p.m. — K-State Tap Ensemble
  • 4:15 p.m. — K-State Latin Jazz Ensemble
  • 5 p.m. — In-A-Chord
  • 6 p.m. — Pep Rally with K-State Marching Band