Started in 1919, Neewollah (Halloween spelled backwards) was to replace the annual pranks with fun activities for kids of all ages. Becoming a hit, it is now a huge celebration packed full of family friendly fun. Entertainment, parades, carnival, 5K and 10K runs, arts and crafts, food, chili cook off, marching band, and Queen Neelah.

When: Oct. 27.
Location: Downtown Independence KS.
Times: Sat. 8-6.

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