Witches Night Out
September 28, 2015
Catfish Chasers Tournament
September 28, 2015

A Taste of Atchison

A sampling of everything Atchison has to offer, from the cuisine of the area to items from our many unique shops, and a photography contest to let people see just how stunning the Atchison area is.

Join us for music, food and excitement on our beautiful downtown pedestrian plaza. Some items are free, some at a very low cost.  Music and fun are always free!

For more information contact:

Atchison Area Chamber of Commerce


Chamber members interested in partcipating:

Contact: Mary Jane Sowers ~ projects@atchisonkansas.net


Photography Contest

  • Deadline

    September 15, 2017


  • The People & Daily Life in Atchison County
  • Nature, Landscapes & Wildlife (with or without people)


  • $5 Entry Fee per picture
  • Enter pictures taken after last year’s event – Sept. 22, 2016.
  • Each entry must be an 8X10 with a completed data slip (can be picked up at the Chamber office, 200 S. 10th Street) or online at www.visitatchison.com
  • All entries must be turned in by Friday, September 15th to the Chamber.
  • AACC reserves the right to use any photos entered in future publicity. Submitted photos may be picked up at the Chamber office the week following the event.

Age Groups

  • 18 & Up
  • 12-17 yrs old
  • 11 & under (No entry fee for this category, small prize awarded)


  • 1st Place: $50 Chamber Gift Certificate for each category winner.
  •  2nd Place: $25 Chamber Gift Certificate for each category winner.
  •  People’s Choice Award: $25 Chamber Gift Certificate (Only 1 awarded)


2016 Contest Winners