Sugar Mound Arts & Crafts Festival

Mama Bird at Mound City
It’s that time of year again! There is a chill in the air, the leaves on the trees are beginning to turn and pumpkins are everywhere. Since my sister and I can remember, this time of year is exceptionally exciting because it reminds us that the Sugar Mound Arts and Crafts Festival is just around the corner. Our parents hosted a booth at this show in 1983, and it has been a time-honored tradition in our family ever since! What is so special about this craft show? It might have something to do with the quaint little town of Mound City, Kansas. It is located just off the beaten path, tucked into a few hills of maple trees (which are just beginning to turn red), down a windy path and teeming with character.… > Read More