K-State After Hours: Night at the Museum Flint Hills Discovery Center Style

October 11, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – October 12, 2013 @ 12:00 am
Flint Hills Discovery Center, 315 S. 3rd Street, Manhattan, KS, 66502, United States

Join us for a night at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

See the 4-D movie and catch the movie “Weird Science”


Need a ride?
Ride in the UPC Cat Cash Cab
Pickup location is at the south entrance of the K-State Student Union (look for the purple event today flag)

Tallgrass Beer Tasting at Strecker-Nelson

October 22, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Strecker-Nelson Gallery, 406 1/2 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan, KS, 66502, United States

We are hosting a Tallgrass beer tasting! Ethos India Pale Ale, 8-Bit Pale Ale, Zombie Monkie Robust Porter, and Velvet Rooster Belgian-Style Tripel will be available for sampling. Beer, snacks, and art! It will be a fun evening and we hope to see you here!

Adam Dallinga with Jake Reeves

October 25, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – October 26, 2013 @ 1:00 am
Blackstone Tavern, 1344 Westloop Pl., Manhattan, KS, 66502, United States

Come out to Blackstone Tavern and catch for a night of great acoustic music

Jake Reeves opens up the night with his incredible soothing voice, setting the mood…,

Adam Dallinga takes over to blow you away with his killer performance that will leave you wanting more.

It’s gonna be a night of great music and drinks.

Bar open all day

Live Jazz w/ The Jazz Katz

October 11, 2013 @ 9:30 pm – October 13, 2013 @ 2:00 am
Dancing Ganesha, 712 Manhattan Ave., Manhattan, KS, 66502, United States

Come check out Dr. Wayne Goins and friends as they fill Dancing Ganesha with the sweet sounds of Jazz. No Cover! Both Friday and Saturday nights at 930pm!

(Date Change) Demonstration against the govt shutdown

October 11, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
727 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan KS

Bring a sign, comfortable shoes and your voice and let Congressman Tim Huelskamp know how you feel about the govt shutdown. We need supplies to make signs. If you can bring poster board and markers, please do. Other hot topics may be visible such as debt ceiling, ACA, holding our country hostage, 99%, LGBT. Anything you might want to tell Republican Congressman Tim Huelskamp. Word is he could be in the Poyntz office at this time.
The congressman is scheduled to be in his office this Friday and next Wednesday.

ACS: Geri Allen, Terri Lyne Carrington, Esperanza Spalding

October 15, 2013 @ 7:30 pm
McCainKSU, 207 McCain Auditorium, Manhattan, KS, 66506, United States

ACS is pianist Geri Allen, drummer Terri Lyne Carrington and bassist/vocalist Esperanza Spalding; three groundbreaking musicians whose careers intersect across the landscape of contemporary jazz.

Geri Allen is an internationally renowned composer and pianist. Since 1982 she has recorded, performed or collaborated with Ravi Coltrane, Dianne Reeves, Bill Cosby, Ron Carter, Ornette Coleman and many others.

Drummer Terri Lyne Carrington has been at the top of the music industry for almost 25 years, collaborating with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Al Jarreau, Stan Getz, David Sanborn, Joe Sample, Cassandra Wilson, Clark Terry, Nancy Wilson, George Duke, Dianne Reeves and more.

In one of the most stunning achievements in jazz history, bassist Esperanza Spalding captured the world’s attention upon earning the title of Best New Artist at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards. A gifted performer with a hypnotic voice, Spalding stretches the boundaries of jazz.

Season tickets (seven or more events) on sale now. Single tickets on sale July 28. More information at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain/events/2013-2014/acs.html.

Help The Dead Girls Win A New Band Van!!! (Day 2 of 7)

October 8, 2013 @ 7:00 pm
Your Computer!


Any of you who know The Dead Girls personally are probably aware that we have the WORST band van of all time. It’s been falling apart piece by piece for years, and very little about it even works anymore. We just hit the 200,000 mile mark, and we know it is not long for this world.

Fortunately, Fanaddict has given us a chance to keep the rock going! They are doing a contest right now in which the winning band will receive a BRAND NEW VAN! All you have to do to help The Dead Girls win is go to this link (PLEASE SHARE!):


View our accompanying video to see exactly what we are dealing with on the road, and click “Vote” to vote for The Dead Girls! Also, be sure to “Like” Fanaddict’s page to keep up with the contest. YOU CAN VOTE ONCE A DAY THROUGH OCTOBER 14th. Please help us keep the rock on the road by WINNING THIS VAN!

Help NAP win this sweet van! (Day 2 of 7)

October 7, 2013 @ 7:00 pm

The good folks at Fanaddict have selected us as one of seven finalists to win the amazing van above!

YOU have the power to decide if we walk away with it.

Vote, once every day, from Mon, October 7 – Sun, October 14.
Share & rally the troops to do the same.

Simplified voting:
-Go to http://www.facebook.com/FanAddictEvents/app_486254294756872
-Like the page
-Open the Not A Planet entry (enjoy our sweet video)
-Click “vote” (you are encouraged to share, but not required to, or to fill out the form)

Thank you for your continuous support. We love you, and very much hope to take this (reliable) van to your city.

Mojo’s Pirate Paaaarrrrrrty

October 11, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – October 12, 2013 @ 2:00 am
Mojo's Beach Bar, 1101 Moro, Suite B, Manhattan, KS, 66502, United States

Come on down to Mojo’s for another crazy theme PAAAAARRRRRTy, you maties. Grab you booty and can drink all of our Rum. Dress up in your best pirate gear and receive $3 Tropical Rum drinks and $2.50 Coronas. Fun begins at 8:00 with a treasure of a Happy Hour. $2 all drinks from 8 to 10. $1 Rummy Bears. Walk the plank, man the sails, and lets get buck wild!!!!