48th Annual Kansas Shrine Bowl Set for June 26th in Hutchinson
Thursday, June 03, 2021
Now that the calendar has turned to June, the countdown to the Kansas Shrine Bowl is ticking down. Beginning June 23rd, student-athletes will arrive in Hutchinson for the 48th Annual event. More than a game, the KS Shrine Bowl students and fans will have over 18 events at 14 different venues across Reno County.
For the Reno County residents, there are plenty of activities to take part in to support the KS Shrine Bowl’s efforts in raising awareness for Shriners Hospitals of America. A full list of events and activities can be found at https://www.kansasshrinebowl.com/.
Friday is when the activities for the fans and local residents start. Crazy Horse Golf Club will host the annual golf tournament, followed by the Players Banquet that evening at the Meadowlark Building on the Kansas State Fairgrounds.
Saturday is a busy day beginning at 7:15 a.m. with the annual 5k happening at Strataca, followed by the 10:00 a.m. parade through Downtown Hutchinson hosted by Ad Astra Per Aspera Broadcasting and Eagle Communications. The Kansas Shrine Bowl/Sports In Kansas High School Combine will take place at Gowan’s Stadium as well as the Jr. All-Star Challenge. The Sports Arena will be the host venue for a Youth Cheer Clinic on Saturday afternoon.
Finally, at 7:00 p.m. the 48th Annual Kansas Shrine Bowl game will kick-off at Gowans Stadium. There are limited tickets available on the Shrine Bowl website. To sign-up for any of the events on Friday and Saturday, visit www.kansasshrinebowl.com/events.
“Hosting the Kansas Shrine Bowl would not be possible without the tremendous support from all of the venues and entities listed above, as well as Hutchinson Community College housing, dining, and athletics. We cannot thank these venues and volunteers enough for their desire to jump all in and help successfully host the Kansas Shrine Bowl in Hutch,” Holly Leiker, Director of National Sales & Sports Events said.