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Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce: MFG Day in Fort Scott, Kansas

Fort Scott, KS
8:00am - 12:00pm UTC-0600
In-person Event
In recognition of National Manufacturing Day (MFG Day), the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce will host an event for area schools and the general public on Wednesday, November 8, 2023.

MFG Day will showcase the variety of manufacturing, technical education and career opportunities available in Bourbon County. FSCC and several local manufacturers will offer on-site tours of their facilities. Closed toe shoes are required during the tours, and safety glasses will be provided. Long jeans or pants are also recommended.

The day of the event, registered attendees should check in between 8:00 and 8:30am at the Bourbon County Fairgrounds Pavilion, 2102 S. Huntington (across from Fort Scott Community College). During this time a grab-and-go breakfast will be served and tours of FSCC Welding and John Deere programs will be available until 8:45am, adjacent to the pavilion. Attendees will then tour three manufacturers which will be pre-assigned at 9:00am, 10:00am, and 11:00am. Manufacturers offering tours include the following companies: Labconco, Niece Products, Peerless Products, and Timken (more may be added as confirmed). Lunch will be provided back at the fairgrounds pavilion following the tours and the FSCC facilities will be available again for touring until 1pm.

Registrations may be made online at under the events tab and are requested by Friday, October 27th. Those attending as part of a school class or group should be registered by a teacher or faculty member all as one group. Once registrations are finalized, attendees will be assigned a tour schedule which will be available prior to the event and at check-in.

For more information, contact the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce, 620-223-3566, More information about the Nationally recognized MFG Day may be found online at
Organization Information
231 East Wall Street, Fort Scott, KS, USA
The Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization serving Fort Scott and Bourbon County with a focus on being a supporting the success of our members including businesses, agri-businesses, non-profit organizations, and individuals who belong to support the work of the Chamber and be engaged in the...
Contact Information
Lindsay Madison
Event Information
Event Type
Facility Tour
2102 South Huntington Boulevard
Fort Scott, KS 66701