Friends of the Frontier Army Museum will present its 34th Anniversary Historic Homes Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 16, in Fort Leavenworth, KS. Tickets, available at the museum, are $12; children under 5 are free. Cash or check only. Free shuttle service on site. A photo ID is required to enter the post. For more information, call 913-684-3193.
The historic Thunderbird Speedway, built in 1910 at the Muskogee, OK Fairgrounds, is the site of the Midwest and AMA Extreme Dirt Track ATV Races for 2011. The Midwest race will be held April 22-23, the AMA race May 13-14. Great antique shopping in Muskogee. For more race info, go to http://thunderbirdspeedwaymuskogee.yolasite.com.
Beginning March 21, eight major glass dealers will have displays at one location. The Old Depot, located north of Round Top, will be featuring prominent glass dealers from Texas, Oklahoma, North Carolina and Missouri. Call 361-865-9326 for more information.
Brickhouse Antiques in Topeka, KS is having its 9th Anniversary Open House March 12, 10 am-5 pm, and March 13, noon to 5 pm. The fun includes "new" merchandise, great sales, yummy treats and (like always) shopping done to the sounds of blues music. Plus, hunt for free items in every room. Call 785-266-6000 or more info and visit http://brickhouseantiqueshop.com.
That's the question the Blackthorn Trading Company of Lexington, MO is asking. To get you warmed up for the spring, the shop is holding a 10 to 20 percent sale. Call 660-259-4231 or go to http://www.blackthornantiques.com for more information.