Kansas City Catbackers Family Summerfest

Friday, May 31, 2019

KC Wine Co. Vineyard and Winery
13875 S. Gardner Road
Olathe, KS 66061

KC CatbackerAll K-State alumni and friends are invited to this family-friendly K-State event to celebrate K-State purple pride. Unique athletic autographed items and ticket packages, available only at this event, will be auctioned off. 

5 p.m. Doors open
6:30 p.m. Program


  • Lawn games
  • Inflatables
  • Kids' activities
  • Coach and player interviews
  • Live auction with exclusive K-State items (see below for details)

K-State Guests

  • Chris Klieman, head coach, K-State football
  • Jeff Mittie, head coach, K-State women's basketball
  • Chris Lowery, associate head coach, K-State men's basketball
  • Josh McCowan '09, '11, senior associate athletic director of development and advancement, K-State Athletics
  • Rob Heil '04, assistant athletics director for development, K-State Athletics
  • Matt Giller '11, director of development, K-State Athletics
  • Tracer Paul '18, assistant director of development, K-State Athletics
  • Alan Fankhauser '82, assistant director of alumni programs, K-State Alumni Association
  • Leon Jackson, director of annual giving, K-State Athletics
  • Heidi Larson '18, development hospitality assistant, K-State Athletics
  • Wyatt Thompson, director of sportscasting and public relations, Voice of the Wildcats, K-State Athletics
  • K-State soccer student athletes


Pulled pork sandwiches, salad, macaroni and cheese, green beans
Cash bar includes wine, wine slushies, and hard cider

Registration - Due by May 24
RSVP Online
$30 for Kansas City Catbackers members
$35 for nonmembers
FREE for children 12 and younger
No walk-ins will be accepted.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Help support K-State events in Kansas City and become a sponsor for the evening.
$150 level receives admission for two, and two drink tickets.
$600 level receives admission for eight and eight drink tickets.
Please contact Sheila Isern at sisern@kccatbackers.com for sponsorship information.


Tom Anguiano

Phone: 785-317-5656