Tag Archives: Roadside America

Rapunzel’s Pirate Tower Ruin of Victoria Beach, Laguna Beach, California – Weirdness Wednesdays August 21, 2019

Appears to be pirates theme this month – yesterday was Backyard Pirate Ship, Overbrook – Kansas Tuesdays August 20, 2019 and Teach’s Hole – Blackbeard Exhibit and Pyrate Specialty Shoppe, Ocracoke – North Carolina Thursdays August 8, 2019. I saw … Continue reading

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Backyard Pirate Ship, Overbrook – Kansas Tuesdays August 20, 2019

I checked out Roadside America’s Gone But Not Forgotten for Kansas Tuesdays – DV Hangman Pirate Ship, Overbrook, Kansas https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/33113. Reported as no longer there in 2015. Not finding a lot on the former attraction. If any has more information, … Continue reading

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Historic Adobe Museum, Ulysses – Kansas Tuesdays August 13, 2019

I decided to check out Legends of Kansas – http://www.legendsofkansas.com/cities.html for today’s choice for Kansas Tuesdays which led me to Legends of America – https://www.legendsofamerica.com/ks-ulysses/. The first thing to grab my attention was Ulysses – Born Twice and Still Kickin! –snip– … Continue reading

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Kansas Barbed Wired Museum, La Crosse – Kansas Tuesdays August 6, 2019

In checking out Roadside America today for Kansas Tuesdays potential posts, I came across the Kansas Barbed Wire  Museum, La Crosse – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/490. In addition, last week I was talking to a friend who mentioned the museum as being more … Continue reading

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Erie Dinosaur Park, Erie – Kansas Tuesdays July 30, 2019

In checking out Roadside America yesterday for Kansas Tuesdays potential posts, I came across Erie Dinosaur Park – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/13165. Website: http://www.eriedinosaurpark.com/home.html eriedinosaurpark.wix.com (Link appears to be broken and not saved on Wayback Machine) Erie, Kansas Website: http://www.lovesmalltownamerica.com/erieks.php Neosho County, Kansas … Continue reading

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Tri-State Antique Engine and Thresher Show, Bird City – Kansas Tuesdays July 23, 2019

I mentioned this event last week: https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/07/18/66th-annual-tri-state-antique-engine-and-thresher-show-july-25-27-2019-bird-city-kansas. It starts on my birthday this year. Official Website: http://www.threshershow.org/ Bird City Official Website: https://www.birdcity.com/ Cheyenne County, Kansas Official Website: https://www.cncoks.us/ Show Admission =========== Individual Membership $20 (Good for all 3 days) — … Continue reading

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In Honor of Tomorrow’s Historical Event – Road Trip To The Moon Roadside America

I saw this on Roadside America yesterday on the main page and decided since tomorrow was an important historical event to share it today – Road Trip To The Moon https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/65747. Normally, I would link to other sites, but the … Continue reading

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Cosmosphere, Hutchinson – Kansas Tuesdays July 16, 2019

I went through several websites before deciding on this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post to be the Cosmosphere in Hutchinson, Kansas, mainly because of this post yesterday, https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/07/15/how-your-local-newspaper-reported-the-moon-landing-findmypast-july-15-2019. Here’s the Roadside America link – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/15461. I visited the Cosmosphere a few … Continue reading

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Needle in a Haystack, Severy – Kansas Tuesdays July 9, 2019

As I reviewed Roadside America for Kansas, I noticed Needle in a Haystack in Severy – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/61656. I used to live in Severy, but never went to this place. I pass it every few months on the way to southeastern … Continue reading

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Motoring Monday – Galena Mining & Historical Museum, Galena – Kansas Tuesdays July 2, 2019

As I go through the different state theme days, I try and vary  which sites I look at first. Today, I chose Kansas Transportation – Motoring Monday – Galena Mining & Historical Museum: https://kansastransportation.blogspot.com/2019/06/motoring-monday-galena-mining.html for Kansas Tuesdays, July 2, 2019. … Continue reading

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