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Posted on: April 8, 2019

2019 USA Today 10Best Nomination for Dodge City

USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice award - Dodge City

Vote today for Dodge City in the 2019 10Best Readers' Choice travel awards Best Historic Small Town. The contest, which is being promoted by USA TODAY, gives voters four weeks to vote for the candidate of their choice

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Dodge City Live, Work, Play

Dodge City Live Work Play

The Dodge City/Ford County Development Corporation, Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce, and Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau are working together to make Dodge City the best city in southwest Kansas to LIVE, WORK, and PLAY.  Through thi...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Dodge City to Host KSHSAA State Basketball

2019 KSHSAA State Basketball

The Dodge City Sports Commission will once again host the 2019 KSHSAA Class 1A State Basketball Tournament, March 6-9 at the United Wireless Arena. This marks the fifth consecutive year that Dodge City has been selected as the host site. Before 2015 - the...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

2018/2019 Pheasant Hunting Contest Winner Announcement

2018/2019 Pheasant Hunting Contest Bands

Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) is pleased to announce winners from the Bounty Bird and Rooster Roundup pheasant hunting contests. The CVB ran these two separate hunting contests simultaneously in Ford County for pheasant hunters...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Dodge City Honored as Top True Western Town by True West Magazine!

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Wyatt Earp and Bat Masterson walked the streets of Dodge—and helped enforce the law--when it was a whiskey-soaked cattle town, a hell on the plains. Now it’s just plain fun.

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

United Wireless Arena Receives Award

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Facilities & Event Management Magazine has named United Wireless Arena one
of the winners of their 2018 Prime Site Award...

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Posted on: August 4, 2018

Dodge City Roundup Rodeo selected as the #1 “Best North American Rodeo”

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August 4, 2018

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USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice for Best Rodeo Results

On June 25th, Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau and Dodge City Roundup Rodeo were notified that Dodge City Roundup Rodeo was being includ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

USA Today 10Best Historic Small Towns

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“Famous for its Wild West shenanigans featuring Bat Masterson and Wyatt Earp during the late 19th century, Dodge City maintains much of its historical appeal."

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Shrine Bowl to be Played in Dodge City for 2019

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The Kansas Shrine Bowl is proud to announce that Dodge City, Kansas, has been selected to host the 2019 Kansas Shrine Bowl All-Star Football Game. The two-day event will be June 7-8, 2019.

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Dodge City Ranked in Top 10 True Western Towns

Top 10 True West 2018

“Dodge City’s history is remarkable and fascinating,” says True West Executive Editor Bob Boze Bell. “And it still lives in the events, the buildings, the collections that are visited by thousands of people every year.”

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