Things to Do

Hutchinson is the epicenter of activity in south-central Kansas. People bring their families here to visit state-of-the-art museums, spend the day at a waterpark, catch a show, cheer on their favorite team, go shopping, and dine at our many family-friendly restaurants. With so much to do in Hutchinson, you may need to stay a week or longer to cross everything off your bucket list.

When planning your trip, be sure to make time to visit our main attractions such as the Cosmosphere, Reno County Museum, and STRATACA. Afterwards, spend some time outdoors at Dillon Nature Center, the Hutchinson Zoo, or Hedrick Exotic Animal Farm.

Hutchinson is also home to award-winning golf courses, making this a destination spot for golf enthusiasts. With several shopping districts in Hutchinson, it is common for couples to spend their weekend golfing, dining, shopping, and listening to a band or two.

Sports fans and players also frequent Hutchinson, as our athletic complexes regularly host regional games and national events.

No matter what your perfect day looks like, it is possible to have it in Hutchinson. We invite you to explore the many things there are to do in our community and to check our calendar of events when planning your trip.