Symphony in the Flint Hills

Our Mission


Heighten appreciation and knowledge of the Flint Hills tallgrass prairie.


Our signature event


Our annual showcase of the region’s heritage and beauty.

Signature Event

Global Impact


Our Field Journal, now in its 11th Edition, is a Flint Hills resource whose articles on topics from night skies to prairie chickens have been downloaded by thousands of researchers worldwide. Browse past editions or search our online database at New Prairie Press. Or buy hard copies at our Flint Hills Store.

Holiday Gift Experience

Holiday Gift Experience


Give them great open skies and soaring music! Our annual gathering on the prairie celebrating music, art, and the ecology of the Flint Hills is an experience they’ll always remember. This year’s day of awe-inspiring views accompanied by world-class music at Symphony in the Flint Hills’ Signature Event on June 13, 2020, is in Wabaunsee County, home of the Kansas Native Stone Scenic Byway.

Order our Holiday Gift Experience by December 19 and receive a gift wrapped personalized gift with the following: 2-General Admission tickets to our 2020 Signature Event with day-long activities culminating in a performance by the Kansas City Symphony * 2020 Field Journal focusing on Stone * Set of 6 note cards featuring outcroppings of stone by photographer Brian Schoenfish * 6″ stone trivet with imprint of native Big Bluestem grass * prairie icon sticker.