News Flash

Posted on: June 23, 2022

National Day of the Cowboy

DayoftheCowboy

This day we pay homage to our Cowboy and Western heritage and to honor working Cowboys and Cowgirls, rodeo athletes, Western musicians, Cowboy poets, Western artists, ranchers, and all who contribute to the western culture in America.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Dodge City Days

DodgeCityDays

A world-class community festival that celebrates our western heritage has been running for more than 75 years. The second-largest community festival in the state of Kansas draws approximately one-hundred thousand visitors to Dodge City every year.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

International Festival

InternationalFest

Every September we celebrate the diversity and culture of our community. This festival features live music and performances showcasing and celebrating our distinct cultures.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Christmas in Dodge City

Christmas

Christmas in Dodge City is always a special time. Things kick off with the Annual Parade of Lights and Chili Cook Off. Take a Holiday Lights Tour aboard the Historic Trolley and enjoy more holiday fun throughout the month of December.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

3i SHOW

3iSHOW

The annual 3i SHOW is a North American Agri-Business Tradition that draws vendors and visitors from all over the United States. Enjoy three days of demonstrations, events, and giveaways.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

National Travel &
Tourism Week

NTTW

This weeklong celebration in May is an annual tradition where travel and tourism industry professionals unite to celebrate the value travel holds for our economy, businesses...

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

National Train Day

TrainDay

Begun by Amtrak in 2008 to spread information to the public about the advantages of railway travel and the history of trains in the U.S. Learn more about the restoration of the Historic Santa Fe Depot and the history of the railroad in Dodge City.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Main Street Festival

MainStreet

This event is held annually on the first Saturday in June. This family-friendly event showcases the best of our Historic Downtown District, local businesses, and community. Enjoy a variety of vendors, games, and live entertainment.

Annual Events
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Old Fashioned
4th of July

4th

Enjoy a day of family fun at the Boot Hill Museum throughout the day and enjoy the Fireworks Extravaganza, the largest fireworks display in western Kansas.

Annual Events

News Flash

Posted on: June 23, 2022

3i SHOW

3iSHOW

The annual 3i SHOW is a North American Agri-Business Tradition that draws vendors and visitors from all over the United States. Enjoy three days of demonstrations, events, and giveaways.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

National Travel & Tourism Week

NTTW

This weeklong celebration in May is an annual tradition where travel and tourism industry professionals unite to celebrate the value travel holds for our economy, businesses...

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

National Train Day

TrainDay

Begun by Amtrak in 2008 to spread information to the public about the advantages of railway travel and the history of trains in the U.S. Learn more about the restoration of the Historic Santa Fe Depot and the history of the railroad in Dodge City.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Main Street Festival

MainStreet

This event is held annually on the first Saturday in June. This family-friendly event showcases the best of our Historic Downtown District, local businesses, and community. Enjoy a variety of vendors, games, and live entertainment.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Old Fashioned
4th of July

4th

Enjoy a day of family fun at the Boot Hill Museum throughout the day and enjoy the Fireworks Extravaganza, the largest fireworks display in western Kansas.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

National Day of
the Cowboy

DayoftheCowboy

This day we pay homage to our Cowboy and Western heritage and to honor working Cowboys and Cowgirls, rodeo athletes, Western musicians, Cowboy poets, Western artists...

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Dodge City Days

DodgeCityDays

A world-class community festival that celebrates our western heritage has been running for more than 75 years. The second-largest community festival in the state of Kansas draws approximately one-hundred thousand visitors to Dodge City every year.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Roundup Rodeo

Roundup

Rodeo is a long-standing tradition in Dodge City and the annual PRCA award-winning rodeo draws nearly 800 of the best contestants in rodeo. Additionally, enjoy a night of Xtreme Bulls when 50 bull riders ride some of the orneriest bucking bulls around.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

International Festival

InternationalFest

Every September Dodge City celebrates the diversity and culture of our community. This festival features live music and performances showcasing and celebrating our distinct cultures.

Annual Events Internal
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Christmas in
Dodge City

Christmas

Christmas in Dodge City is always a special time. Things kick off with the Annual Parade of Lights and Chili Cook Off. Take a Holiday Lights Tour aboard the Historic Trolley and...

Annual Events Internal

News Flash

Posted on: October 15, 2022

Carnegie Christmas Card Contest Awards Ceremony

Dec22

Carnegie Center for the Arts

December 6 • 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Join the Carnegie Center for the Arts when they announce the winners of their annual Christmas Card Contest.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Chili Feed & Christmas Food Drive

Dec23

Depot Theater, El Vaquero

December 6 • 6 p.m.

Drop off canned or non-perishable food items at the Depot Theater and enjoy a bowl of award-winning holiday chili from the Dodge City Police Department. Sponsored by National Beef of Dodge City.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Christmas Cabaret

Dec24

Depot Theater

December 7 - 8 • 7:30 p.m.

Celebrate the Christmas Season with the Depot Theater with all of your favorite carols and holiday songs during the Christmas Cabaret.

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar

DecMore2

Dodge House Hotel

December 8 - 11

Shop vendor booths and explore the interactive maze inside of a massive 25' x 25' snow globe during the Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar at the Dodge House Hotel.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Mannheim Steamroller

Dec

United Wireless Arena

December 8 • 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Enjoy the holiday magic and music stylings of Mannheim Steamroller’s Christmas beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 8 at the United Wireless Arena.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Christmas Cabaret

Dec25

Depot Theater

December 7 - 8 • 7:30 p.m.

Celebrate the Christmas Season with the Depot Theater with all of your favorite carols and holiday songs during the Christmas Cabaret.

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar

DecMore3

Dodge House Hotel

December 8 - 11

Shop vendor booths and explore the interactive maze inside of a massive 25' x 25' snow globe during the Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar at the Dodge House Hotel.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

A Christmas Carol

Dec15

Depot Theater

December 9 - 11 • 5:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 12 p.m. (Sun.)

Enjoy the Depot Theater’s theatrical and spirited version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The phantasmagoric qualities of this classic take center stage as a swirling, dancing chorus...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Red Beard Coffee's Winter Extravaganza

Dec7

Red Beard Coffee

December 9 - 10

Join Red Beard Coffee for winter family fun all December long. On Friday, Dec. 9 join the Cinnamon Roll Contest & Giveaway. Then on Saturday, Dec. 10 enjoy carriage rides and Santa. 

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Breakfast with Santa

Dec29

Dodge City Family YMCA

December 10 • 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Enjoy warm and savory biscuits and grave, coffee and juice while you play games, dance to music, and get your photo with Santa all at the Dodge City Family YMCA. Fun for the whole family.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar

DecMore4

Dodge House Hotel

December 8 - 11

Shop vendor booths and explore the interactive maze inside of a massive 25' x 25' snow globe during the Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar at the Dodge House Hotel.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Holiday Hullabaloo

Dec31

Dodge City Public Library

December 10 • 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Enjoy an afternoon of family fun at the Dodge City Public Library with a performance of A Christmas Carol put on by Brett Crandall Studios and his puppet theatre, photos with the puppets, a holiday-inspired craft, and...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Christmas Tea

Dec30

Home of Stone

December 10 • 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Join the Ford County Historical Society on Saturday, Dec. 11 at the Mueller-Schmidt House (Home of Stone) for A Christmas Tea. Enjoy period-appropriate refreshments and caroling accompanied by the pump organ.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

A Christmas Carol

Dec16

Depot Theater

December 9 - 11 • 5:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 12 p.m. (Sun.)

Enjoy the Depot Theater’s theatrical and spirited version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The phantasmagoric qualities of this classic take center stage as a swirling, dancing chorus...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Red Beard Coffee's Winter Extravaganza

Dec8

Red Beard Coffee

December 9 - 10

Join Red Beard Coffee for winter family fun all December long. On Friday, Dec. 9 join the Cinnamon Roll Contest & Giveaway. Then on Saturday, Dec. 10 enjoy carriage rides and Santa. 

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar

DecMore5

Dodge House Hotel

December 8 - 11

Shop vendor booths and explore the interactive maze inside of a massive 25' x 25' snow globe during the Snow Globe Christmas Bazaar at the Dodge House Hotel.

Read on...

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

A Christmas Carol

Dec17

Depot Theater

December 9 - 11 • 5:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 12 p.m. (Sun.)

Enjoy the Depot Theater’s theatrical and spirited version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The phantasmagoric qualities of this classic take center stage ...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Dodge City Cowboy Band Christmas Concert

Dec32

Village Square Mall

December 11 • 3 p.m.

Join the Dodge City Cowboy Band at the Village Square Mall for its annual Christmas Concert.

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Christmas Cabaret

Dec26

Depot Theater

December 14 - 15 • 7:30 p.m.

Celebrate the Christmas Season with the Depot Theater with all of your favorite carols and holiday songs during the Christmas Cabaret.

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Red Beard Coffee's Winter Extravaganza

Dec9

Red Beard Coffee

December 15 • 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Red Beard Coffee invites high risk families to join them for winter family fun on Thursday, Dec. 15. 

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Christmas Cabaret

Dec27

Depot Theater

December 14 - 15 • 7:30 p.m.

Celebrate the Christmas Season with the Depot Theater with all of your favorite carols and holiday songs during the Christmas Cabaret.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

A Christmas Carol

Dec18

Depot Theater

December 16 - 18 • 5:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 12 p.m. (Sun.)

Enjoy the Depot Theater’s theatrical and spirited version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The phantasmagoric qualities of this classic take center stage as a swirling, dancing choru...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Jamey Johnson Concert

Dec34

United Wireless Arena

December 16 • 8 p.m.

Don’t miss award-winning singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson on Friday, Dec. 16 at 8 p.m. in the United Wireless Arena.

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

A Christmas Carol

Dec19

Depot Theater

December 16 - 18 • 5:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 12 p.m. (Sun.)

Enjoy the Depot Theater’s theatrical and spirited version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The phantasmagoric qualities of this classic take center stage as a swirling, dancing choru...

Read on...

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Red Beard Coffee's Winter Extravaganza

Dec10

Red Beard Coffee

December 17 • 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Join Red Beard Coffee for winter family fun all December long. Join Red Beard Coffee on Saturday, Dec. 17 for carriage rides and a visit from Santa.

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

A Christmas Carol

Dec20

Depot Theater

December 16 - 18 • 5:30 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 12 p.m. (Sun.)

Enjoy the Depot Theater’s theatrical and spirited version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The phantasmagoric qualities of this classic take center stage...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Gingerbread House Party

Dec33

Western State Bank Expo Center

December 17 • 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Explore your Holiday creativity by building your very own Gingerbread House when Arrowhead West presents the Gingerbread House Party! Enjoy hot chocolate and Christmas cookies while you build the perfect gingerbread h...

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Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Kansas Bandits vs. New Mexico Runners

Dec35

United Wireless Arena

December 18 • 3 p.m.

Be there when the Kansas Bandits take on the New Mexico Runners in intense, fast-paced arena soccer at the United Wireless Arena.

Calendar Dates
Posted on: October 15, 2022

Red Beard Coffee's Winter Extravaganza

Dec11

Red Beard Coffee

December 21 • 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Join Red Beard Coffee for winter family fun all December long. Join Red Beard Coffee on Wednesday, Dec. 21 for Santa's Last Stop.

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Calendar Dates

News Flash

Posted on: July 15, 2022

Parade of Lights & Chili Cook Off

ParadeofLights

This event kicks off Christmas in Dodge City. Enjoy chili samples at the Boot Hill Museum during the chili cook-off and then catch the annual parade of lights.

Christmas In Dodge City
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Mayor's Tree Lighting & Prize Giveaway

MayorsTree

Don't miss the annual Mayor's Tree Lighting Ceremony and Prize Giveaway at the Dodge City Visitor Information Center.

Christmas In Dodge City
Posted on: July 15, 2022

Holiday Light Tours & Decorating Contests

Holiday Light Tours

Climb aboard the Historic Trolley and enjoy an evening of lights, music, and fun with your friends and family. The annual Light Up Contests reward homeowners who go the extra mile with their decorations.

Christmas In Dodge City

News Flash

Hotels

20 Stories
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Super 8 Hotel

Super8

Super 8 Dodge City hotel is situated in the heart of town on Routes 50 and 400. Experience the Old West traditions and heritage of our city with ease from our hotel near Boot Hill Casino and many other popular attractions.

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Towneplace Suites By Marriott

Towneplace

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Dodge City is an extended-stay hotel where you can balance work and life as you like, with the comfort, flexibility and affordability you require. This brand new property offers the following amenities: Residential Style Kitc...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Quality Inn

Quality

The Quality Inn hotel in Dodge City, KS has the value you're looking for when you travel. Enjoy a variety of amenities and friendly service when you stay at our affordable hotel.

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Best Western North Edge Inn

NorthEdge

Our guests choose to stay at our locally owned and operated Dodge City hotel while visiting, traveling through or on a business trip for a number of reasons. We are conveniently located on the North 50 Bypass, in a residential neighborhood, but close to s...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

HolidayInn

One of Dodge City's newest and most modern hotel is located in the Heritage District of Dodge City, just across the street from the Boot Hill Museum and near to Dodge City's newest attraction, the Long Branch Lagoon Water Park. The hotel is less than 10 m...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Comfort Suites

Comfort

Instead of getting out of Dodge, head to Dodge City, KS for a memorable trip when you book with our Comfort Suites hotel near Roundup Rodeo Arena. Get going with a great breakfast. Start your morning in Dodge City with our free hot breakfast offering ever...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

LaQuinta Inn & Suites

LaQuinta

Conveniently located 1 mile west of downtown, the La Quinta Inn & Suites Dodge City provides a superior level of service to complement its collection of fine amenities. We are only a short drive from a wide array of fine restaurants, the Village Squar...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Hampton Inn & Suites

Hampton

Welcome to the Hampton Inn & Suites Dodge City. Ideally located just a short drive from Wichita, in Central Kansas, our Hampton Inn & Suites Dodge City hotel offers the perfect blend of big-city conveniences and small-town hospitality. Located jus...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Executive Inn

Executive

2200 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd.
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 227-8146

Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Best Western Plus Country Inn & Suites

BestWesternPlus

Discover this modern Dodge City, Kansas hotel offering guests incredible service near Dodge City's exciting key businesses and attractions. Whether traveling on business or for pleasure, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Country Inn & Suites has it all! Nestled o...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Bel-Air Motel

BelAir

2000 E Wyatt Earp Blvd Dodge City, KS 67801 (620) 227-7155

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Nendels Inn & Suites

Nendels

2523 E Wyatt Earp Blvd Dodge City, KS 67801 (620) 225-3000

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Windsor Inn & Suites

Windsor

Windsor Inn & Suites is conveniently located to the areas most notable attractions including The Boot Hill Museum, The Notorious Gunfighters Wax Museum, the Dodge City Raceway, El Capitan, and the Mueller-Schmdit Home of Stone are all just a short dri...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

OYO Townhouse

OYO

Conveniently located less than 2 miles from downtown Dodge City, KS. This property offers an indoor heated pool, a meeting room, and wi-fi available in all guestrooms. Nearby attractions include Boot Hill Museum and Boot Hill Casino and resort.

1610 W. Wya...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Dodge House Hotel & Convention Center

DodgeHouse

Since 1873 The Dodge House Hotel has been one of Dodge City's most prominent lodging & fine dining establishments. With over a century of hospitality experience, our hotel offers comfortable rooms, great service and excellent food!

2408 W. Wya...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Thunderbird Motel

Thunderbird

2300 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 225-4143

Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Silver Spur Vintage Inn & Suites

Spur

1510 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 227-2125

Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Wyatt Earp Hotel

WyattEarpHotel

Find value in the heart of the Old West with a stay at our Knights Inn Dodge City hotel conveniently located near Boot Hill Museum and the Boot Hill Casino. Dodge City Regional Airport is a short four miles away from our pet-friendly hotel in Dodge City, ...

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Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Regency Inn

Regency

2110 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 225-2654

Hotels
Posted on: February 28, 2022

Holiday Motel

HolidayMotel

2100 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 227-2169

Hotels

News Flash

Main News

6 Stories
Posted on: August 11, 2022

9 Things to Do During Christmas in Dodge City

CIDC

9 Things to Do During Christmas in Dodge City

By Dodge City CVB on December 1, 2022

9. Explore the Arts

Dodge City’s community art walk, Final Friday, moves to the first Friday in December (Dec. 2) and becomes Frosty Frida...

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Main News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Christmas in Dodge City Kicks Off with the Parade of Lights

PoL

The air was buzzing with excitement when hundreds of people gathered in downtown Dodge City for the annual Parade of Lights and Chili Cook Off on Monday, Nov. 28. This year’s festivities included chili sampling and cinnamon rolls, hot chocolate ...

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Main News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Registration for Annual Light Up Contests Begin

LightUp

Citizens of Dodge City and Ford County have a shot at winning generous prizes when they enter one of the annual Light Up Contests. Contestants have until noon on Monday, Dec. 12, to register for the Light Up Dodge City contest and until noon on Monday, De...

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Main News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Lighting Wright Park for the Holidays

Wright_Park

Every year businesses, organizations, and individuals turn Dodge City’s Wright Park into a feast for the eyes when they decorate trees throughout the park. Registration for the annual Light Up Wright Park event has already begun, and participant...

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Main News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Industry Recognizes Excellence in Kansas Tourism Marketing

TIAK

The Travel Industry Association of Kansas (TIAK) announced last week the winners of this year’s Marketing Awards during the 2022 Kansas Tourism Conference in Wichita. Dodge City was among the winners announced during the Kansas Tourism Dinner an...

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Main News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

AARP Community Challenge Grant Round Tables

DowntownDodge

In June, Dodge City was chosen as one of 260 grantees for the 2022 Community Challenge Grant from AARP Livable Communities and AARP Kansas. This grant aims to create more livable communities through public art. Beginning September 23, the Dodge City Publi...

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Main News

News Flash

Posted on: June 23, 2022

Boot Hill Museum

Boot Hill

Relive the wild west with live reenactments of the shootouts that earned Dodge City the nickname “Wickedest Little City in the West.” Sip a sarsaparilla in the world-famous Long Branch Saloon, and catch the Variety Show with Miss Kitty.

Additional Info... OnlyInDodgeCity
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Historic Walking Tour

WalkofFame

Walk the streets of Dodge City and see where history was made. This self-guided walking tour will take you through the streets of historic downtown Dodge City.

OnlyInDodgeCity
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Depot Theater

Depot

The Depot Theater is one of the largest dinner theaters in the state of Kansas. The 160-seat dinner theater, renovated in 2004, showcases musicals, dramas, and farces, all served with a succulent meal with service directly to your table.

Additional Info... OnlyInDodgeCity
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Trail of Fame

TrailofFame

As you venture along the walking tour through the streets of Dodge City, you’ll uncover our Trail of Fame, medallions and statues of local luminaries, film and television stars, and the heroes and scoundrels who walked or prowled our city’s streets.

Additional Info... OnlyInDodgeCity

News Flash

Posted on: September 25, 2022

Casey’s Cowtown Club

Caseys_Cowtown

Restaurants

Restaurants
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Dodge House Restaurant

Dodge_House_Restaurant

Restaurants

Restaurants
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Eclectic Bistro

Eclectic_Bistro

Restaurants

Restaurants
Posted on: September 25, 2022

End of the Trail Cafe

End_of_the_Trail_Cafe

Restaurants

Restaurants