ABILENE, Kan. — The Trails, Rails & Tales event committee invites vendors to be a part of the historic event on September 3-4. Food and western heritage vendors will be set up in Old Abilene Town for festivities kicking off the Chisholm Trail Sesquicentennial.

If you’re an artist, craftsman, trader, merchant, or food vendor of trail blazing cleverness, you will want to be a part of this event! The vendor rules and application can be found on zapplication.org or at abilenekansas.org. For more information contact Michael Hook at events@abilenecityhall.com or call the Abilene Convention & Visitors Bureau at 785.263.2231.

Trails, Rails, & Tales is the event set for Labor Day weekend 2016 kicking off a year full of festivities marking the Chisholm Trail Sesquicentennial. Visit www.chisholmtrail150.org for details on the tri-state collaborative effort in commemorating 150 years of cowboys.