august 17-august 19, 2018

Summer Daze Important Info

Where to purchase buttons:

Now until July 1: ($4) Buying buttons at these events will get a you an entry for a chance to win Sand Creek Charlie’s Golden Ticket!

  • Ain't No Joke Food Truck Rally (Sunday, April 8th) 500 Block N. Main Street
  • Newton Downtown Car Show (Saturday, May 5th) 6th Street behind Midland National Ban

Berkshire Hathaway (Thursday, May 31st) 616 N Main St. 11:00 - 2:00 & 5:30 - 7:30     Join us at these times for free food, plant and live music with purchase of a button


July 1 to August 15th: ($5)

  • Midland National Bank (527 N Main Street | 1212 Washington Rd Locations)
  • First Bank  (128 E Broadway | 1404 S Kansas Ave | 1216 N Main, inside Dillon’s | 347A N Old Highway 81, Hesston, KS )
  • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services (616 N Main Street)
  • For multiple button discounts email a message to us on the Contact Page


Do’s & Don’ts


  • Buy your buttons early.
  • Remember to bring and wear your button at all times to and inside the festival grounds.
  • Bring your phone for surprise giveaways during the festival.
  • Wear sunscreen and comfortable footwear.
  • Check out the interactive map of the festival on the mobile or regular site.
  • Check the website weekly for special added events and other fun contests.
  • Allow ample time for possible bag checks at the gate.
  • Bring cash for buttons, various concessions and memorabilia inside the festival.



  • Ride bicycles, scooters, skateboards etc. inside of festival grounds.
  • Bring coolers or outside food or beverages inside festival areas.
  • Bring pets of any kind into the festival grounds. (therapy and other medical pets allowed)
  • Bring weapons of any kind inside festival areas.
  • Drones and aerial vehicles are not allowed to fly over the festival at any time without prior authorization. (see media info below) Local authorities will be contacted.
  • Sell any item, food or otherwise not approved by the festival on or in the parking lots around the festival or inside the festival gates


First Aid

Newton Medical Center will have a first aid station set up in the north area o fthe festival, near the gazebo.



If you are a member of the media who wishes to film, photograph or broadcast from the festival, media badges are available and may be obtained by emailing with your request.



Do you or an organization wish to help volunteer for our community festival? Contact us at



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