Tap together the heels of those ruby slippers and come to Kansas. The Sunflower State is brimming with beautiful farmland, arts, entertainment, food and friendly people. And the festivals in Kansas epitomize the Midwest state’s unique culture. So explore—immerse yourself in an important part United States history at the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka, or watch a University of Kansas Jayhawks basketball game—but save your appetite for festival fun. Kansas festivals feature everything from local crops and local arts, to nationally renowned musicians and barbecue.