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Where the Buffalo Roam

November 11, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm CST

Image of two bison on the prairie

Photo courtesy of Zach Bell

The American Bison was named the official state animal of Kansas in 1955. Come celebrate the “Monarch of the Plains” with us on Saturday, November 11, 2023.

12-1 pm: Locally-sourced smoked buffalo lunch by Chef Tracey Graham and other Pioneer Bluffs volunteers. Suggested donation $15-25, depending on your appetite!

12-4 pm
. Bison Art Show – interested in showing? Contact Tracey at PBTracey@yahoo.com for details.
. Bison Coloring Contest for the kids.
. Bison wool spinning demonstrations.
. Take a selfie with a bison!

1 pm “Buffalo George” LeRoux – Sharing a wealth of bison facts and artifacts.

2 pm: Prairie Talk: – A Bison Expert Panel, moderated by Josh Hoy.
Locals (Zack Bell, Tony Capizzo, Jim Hoy, George LaRoux, Stuart
Schrag) will share what they’ve learned raising bison here in
Kansas. Bring your questions!

Reservations are requested, but not required. We just want to make
sure we have enough BBQ and seating available. No-one goes
hungry at Pioneer Bluffs!
For reservations or additional information, contact us at
info@pioneerbluffs.org or (620) 753-3484


November 11, 2023
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm CST
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Pioneer Bluffs: Flint Hills Ranching Heritage Center
695 Kansas Highway 177
Matfield Green, KS, KS 66862 United States
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Christie Reinhardt, Executive Director
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