Chamber of Commerce
Fredonia Fall Homecoming Festival
When most people think of homecoming, they think of something that is primarily for those who are from a particular place. What started in 1923 as a way for Fredonia’s original settlers to reunite in a one day celebration has now turned in to a 10 day event.
Old Iron Club kicks off the festivities with its annual Old Iron Days taking folks back in time with live displays of the rural life of yesteryear. The annual Fredonia Business Women Homecoming Queen’s pageant was introduced in 1948 and continues on today. As time has passed, the annual event has grown. Today, participants can enjoy a local talent search, free live entertainment, three day carnival with games and rides, Chamber golf tournament, Grand Parade, craft / food vendors, and a scholarship fundraiser dance. And because it is a homecoming, those who are from Fredonia can enjoy the mini-reunions hosted each year at the middle school.
Fredonia Fall Homecoming Festival offers something for everyone. It is a time for local residents to show their community pride and watch their town of 2,500 grow to almost 10,000 during a 10-day period. We welcome and encourage all to join us for this great annual event!
2014 Fredonia Homecoming
September 28 - October 4
Fredonia: Making a Splash!
For more information contact the Fredonia Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 378-3221.
Wilson County Fair Association, Fredonia Arts Council, TAG Fitness Center, Valent Aerostructures,
Tindle Construction Inc., Systech Environmental, 1st National Bank in Fredonia, City of Fredonia
Wilson County Holdings LLC, Fredonia Pharmacy, Inc.,
Tindle Construction Inc.
Fredonia Napa Auto Parts & Service, Fredonia Regional Hospital,
Larry Marshall Auction & Realty, Fredonia Cooperative Association,
Prairie Ridge Farms, Inc., Drs. Morris & Hill Medical Clinic,
Wilson Medical Center, Wilco Veterinary Clinic,
Sacred Heart Parish, Countryside Funeral Home , John Enterprises,
Wilson County Citizen, Bacani/McKenney/Clay Medical Clinic,
Fredonia True Value Hardware
On the Team
Fulghum Sales & Service, Wells Wood Works, LLC,
Kenny & Marilyn Streets, Radiant Electric Cooperative,
The State Bank of Kansas, Harlan’s Trucking, Porter Crop Insurance, Wilson County Title Co., Lighthouse Liquor, Community National Bank,
Marilyn Neill, Fredonia Senior Citizen’s Inc., Timmons Funeral Home,
Fredonia Housing Authority, Joseph Bambick CPA,
Rankin Law Offices, Christian Thrift Shop, Studebaker Refrigeration Inc., G & W Foods, Jerry Hall Communications, Cornerstone Christian Church,
Carl L. Gill Post No 3018 VFW, Pump N Petes, Doane’s Furniture,
Wilson County Farm Bureau