1st-- Chamber Meeting 5:00 p.m.
6th--City-wide garage sales
17th --Last day of school
19th --High School Graduation
Mark your calendars for the city-wide garage sales on Saturday May 6 in Newkirk and the Peckham community. Flyers with addresses will be posted on our Facebook page--Johnny Newkirk or Newkirk Chamber. Also, you can pick up flyers at Apple Market, Main Street Bakery, Newkirk Chamber office, or Newkirk Mercantile.
Chamber members, along with Newkirk Main Street and the City office, held a ribbon cutting for Cyborg Comics and Newkirk Mercantile. Let's show Shannon and Wil Cooper how much we appreciate them for choosing Newkirk to open their businesses and make their home here.
The Chamber will sponsor a photo contest again this year. These photos will be used in our 2024 calendar. So start capturing those things that catch your eye. There will be prizes for the winners so don't miss out! Details will be posted on our Facebook page starting May 2.
Second Season at Kay County Amphitheater
The Newkirk Arts Council (NAC) is excited to announce a splendid second summer season at the Kay County Amphitheater. The venue is located at 9th and Main in Newkirk and events will run from May through October. The lineup will include artists who are well known around the area as well as numerous free children's events.
Calendar of events:
May 6th at 6:30 PM-Sweet sounds Jazz Showcase-The evening will feature the Ponca City High School Jazz Band. The Doodle Academy will be onsite offering art activities. Chik-fil-A food truck menu & snow cones will be available for purchase from 6-8PM.
May 29th at 2 PM-The Texas Youth Chorale is making a stop on their tour to perform at the amphitheater. A local artist will also be onsite for a children's art workshop. Snow cones will also be available for purchase.
June 11th at 7PM-Worship Night in Newkirk with Rise Up praise band. Tacos El Sauz food truck menu & snow cones will be available for purchase from 6:30-8PM.
July 1st at 6PM-Freedom Celebration with food, fun, and a few other surprises! The Doodle Academy will be onsite offering art activities. Chik-fil-A food truck menu and other concession options will be available for purchase from 6-8PM.
August 19th at 7PM-2nd Annual Back to School Bash & Youth Has Talent. The Doodle Academy will be onsite offering art activities. A sidewalk chalk art contest will be held with prizes awarded! Chik-fil-A food truck menu & snowcones will be available for purchase from 6-8PM.
Fall activities will be announced later in the summer. For the latest news on the amphitheater, check out "Kay County Amphitheater" on Facebook. Bring a friend and a chair/blanket. No pets or alcohol are allowed. All events are family-friendly and FREE.