Upcoming Events

Hutchinson, Kansas has something for everyone. With family-friendly events happening throughout the year, we regularly host visitors from across Kansas and the surrounding states. Stop by monthly to check out our calendar of events and plan your family’s next trip to Hutchinson.

December

Nights Before Christmas

12/03/2021 - 12/05/2021 6:00 PM Hutchinson Zoo 6 Emerson Loop Hutchinson, KS 67501

Join the Hutchinson Zoo for the 6th Annual Nights Before Christmas, Hutchinson's premier light show!  Come out to your Hometown Hutchinson zoo and see lights provided by some of ou...

Robinson's Winter Craft Sale

12/04/2021 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

Robinson's Winter Craft Show will be held in the Domestic Arts Building on the Fairgrounds.  There will be several vendors for you to check out and enjoy! Free Admission!

Reno County Farmer's Market 'Holiday Market'

12/04/2021 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Wool Market & DIY School 420 N Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

Come out to the Wool Market and DIY School on Saturday, 420 N. Main, from 9:00 am-Noon, for the Farmer's Market 'Holiday Market' with Ms. Margot Kimble providing heart-full folk melodies! There wil...

★ NJCAA Salt City Bowl

12/04/2021 1:00 PM Gowan Stadium 600 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS

Hutchinson will be hosting their annual NJCAA Football Bowl game, the Salt City Bowl, at the 5,000 seat Gowans Stadium. For more information go to  www.saltcitybowl.com.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, the Musical

12/04/2021 7:30 PM FLAG Theatre 310 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, the Musical' at the FLAG Theatre.  Bring the family out and enjoy the show! Showtimes: November 26, 7:30 pm November 27, 7:3...

ETTA MAY & THE SOUTHERN FRIED CHICKS

12/04/2021 8:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

www.southernfriedchicks.net Winner of the prestigious, American Comedy Award's "Comic of the Year ." This Kentucky woman is a comedy icon, described as "Minnie Pearl with a migraine." Etta has been see...

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, the Musical

12/05/2021 3:00 PM FLAG Theatre 310 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, the Musical' at the FLAG Theatre.  Bring the family out and enjoy the show! Showtimes: November 26, 7:30 pm November 27, 7:3...

Holiday Cheer Concert

12/05/2021 3:00 PM Stringer Fine Arts Center 600 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Bring the family out for a holiday concert, put on by the Hutchinson Community College Wind Symphony and Concert Chorale at Stringer Fine Arts Center on Sunday, December 5th at 3:0...

★ Kansas Beef Expo

12/10/2021 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS

A premier youth livestock show in the Midwest held in Hutchinson, KS consisting of Junior Breeding Show, Junior Market Show, Snow Angles Elite Female Sale, Christmas in the Country Trad...

Friday Morning Artists

12/10/2021 9:00 AM Hutchinson Art Center 405 N. Washington Hutchinson, KS 67501

On Friday mornings, a group of supportive artists meet at the Hutchinson Art Center.  Attendees arrive anytime between 9-11:30 am with art supplies and $8 in hand.  The Art Cente...

Pat Mitchell Research Library Opening Reception

12/10/2021 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Reno County Museum 100 S Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Pat Mitchell Collection contains thousands of portraits from Hirst Studio, hundreds of photos from across the history of the city of Hutchinson, historic newspapers, as well as Pat’s own scrapbook...

Nights Before Christmas

12/10/2021 - 12/12/2021 6:00 PM Hutchinson Zoo 6 Emerson Loop Hutchinson, KS 67501

Join the Hutchinson Zoo for the 6th Annual Nights Before Christmas, Hutchinson's premier light show!  Come out to your Hometown Hutchinson zoo and see lights provided by some of ou...

★ Prairie Nutcracker

12/10/2021 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Popular holiday tradition since 2000.  Not your ordinary Nutcracker!  Set in 1869 Kansas.  Musical score adapted by Boston composer Rick Kuethe based on Peter Tchaikovsky's traditional Nutcracker.  Cast of 6...

★ Kansas Beef Expo

12/11/2021 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS

A premier youth livestock show in the Midwest held in Hutchinson, KS consisting of Junior Breeding Show, Junior Market Show, Snow Angles Elite Female Sale, Christmas in the Country Trad...

2nd Saturday Museum Tours & Storytime

12/11/2021 10:00 AM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

'Miss Dell' (Dell Swearer) is back at the Cosmosphere for storytime from 10:00-10:30 am. Storytime will be in Cosmo Kids, the new interactive STEM area. The Cosmosphere will also be offering FRE...

★ Prairie Nutcracker

12/11/2021 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Popular holiday tradition since 2000.  Not your ordinary Nutcracker!  Set in 1869 Kansas.  Musical score adapted by Boston composer Rick Kuethe based on Peter Tchaikovsky's traditional Nutcracker.  Cast of 6...

★ Kansas Beef Expo

12/12/2021 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS

A premier youth livestock show in the Midwest held in Hutchinson, KS consisting of Junior Breeding Show, Junior Market Show, Snow Angles Elite Female Sale, Christmas in the Country Trad...

Mid America Flea Market

12/12/2021 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Meadowlark Building Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

We are proud to host the longest running indoor flea market held at the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson. Each show draws over a thousand shoppers and hosts some 20...

★ Prairie Nutcracker

12/12/2021 3:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Popular holiday tradition since 2000.  Not your ordinary Nutcracker!  Set in 1869 Kansas.  Musical score adapted by Boston composer Rick Kuethe based on Peter Tchaikovsky's traditional Nutcracker.  Cast of 6...

Third Thursday Downtown

12/16/2021 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Downtown Hutchinson Mainstreet

Third Thursday in Downtown Hutchinson, continues the focus of art, music, and community. Each month centers around a focus, as we encourage businesses, groups, artists, and musicians to become involve...

Christmas in the Courtyard

12/16/2021 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Reno County Museum 100 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

This holiday open house event is bringing back all of the traditions from the past we remember so fondly throughout our lives.  Bring your family to see the lights, enjo...

Friday Morning Artists

12/17/2021 9:00 AM Hutchinson Art Center 405 N. Washington Hutchinson, KS 67501

On Friday mornings, a group of supportive artists meet at the Hutchinson Art Center.  Attendees arrive anytime between 9-11:30 am with art supplies and $8 in hand.  The Art Cente...

Nights Before Christmas

12/17/2021 - 12/19/2021 6:00 PM Hutchinson Zoo 6 Emerson Loop Hutchinson, KS 67501

Join the Hutchinson Zoo for the 6th Annual Nights Before Christmas, Hutchinson's premier light show!  Come out to your Hometown Hutchinson zoo and see lights provided by some of ou...

Gingerbread House Decorating

12/18/2021 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Annual Gingerbread House Decorating Event will be happening on December 18, 2021 at Memorial Hall from 9:00 am-2:00 pm. Bring the family out and have some Christmas fun! Contact Hutch Re...

Hyde Park Luminaria

12/18/2021 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hyde Park Neighborhood

Stroll, drive, or ride through Hutchinson Hyde Park's beautiful neighborhood for their annual Christmas Luminaria.  Meet Santa at the corner of 20th and Washington, and enjoy musical entertainment, horse-drawn wago...

Chicago Plays the Stones at the Fox

12/18/2021 8:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Fox Theatre welcomes 'Chicago Plays the Stones' on December 18th at 8:00 pm. We can’t believe we landed this gritty, bluesy walk up the Mississippi Delta with a bunch o...

Hutchinson Symphony Orchestra New Year's Eve Concert

12/31/2021 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Join the Hutchinson Symphony Orchestra in a Salute and Farewell to 2021 as we ring in 2022 together! There are few concerts in the world that are awaited with a...

January

January Third Thursday - 'Hutch Happenings'

01/20/2022 6:00 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

During January Third Thursday, it is our hope to inform the Hutchinson community of what's to come in 2022. Join us at Memorial Hall on January 20 from 6-8 p.m. Featuring updates fro...

Villalobas Brothers at the Fox

01/29/2022 8:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Fox welcomes the 'Villalobas Brothers' on January 29, 2022 at 8:00 pm. The Villalobos Brothers have been acclaimed as one of today’s leading Contemporary Mexican ensembles. Their original compositions an...

February

February Third Thursday

02/17/2022 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Downtown Hutchinson Hutchinson, KS 67501

Live like a local on the Third Thursday of each month as Downtown Hutchinson turns into a celebration of local art, music, and community. Stroll the streets of Downtown Hutchinso...

'Matilda'

02/17/2022 7:30 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Matilda' at Memorial Hall in Hutchinson, Kansas.  Bring your family out and enjoy the show. Showtime: Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 7:30 PM Friday, February 18, 202...

'Matilda'

02/18/2022 7:30 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Matilda' at Memorial Hall in Hutchinson, Kansas.  Bring your family out and enjoy the show. Showtime: Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 7:30 PM Friday, February 18, 202...

Sam Bush at the Fox

02/18/2022 8:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Fox welcomes 'Sam Bush' on February 18, 2022 at 8:00 pm. There was only one prize-winning teenager with the courage to say thanks, but no thanks to Roy Acuff. Onl...

'Matilda'

02/19/2022 7:30 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Matilda' at Memorial Hall in Hutchinson, Kansas.  Bring your family out and enjoy the show. Showtime: Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 7:30 PM Friday, February 18, 202...

'Matilda'

02/20/2022 3:00 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Matilda' at Memorial Hall in Hutchinson, Kansas.  Bring your family out and enjoy the show. Showtime: Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 7:30 PM Friday, February 18, 202...

HutchProv!

02/25/2022 - 02/27/2022 Stage 9 9 South Main St. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Stage 9 is excited to kick our 2022 year with HutchProv! Not only will they be presenting hilarious shows with the zany MainStreet Players, but they will also be providing tw...

March

Parade of Quilts

03/01/2022 Businesses in Yoder Throughout the Community Yoder, KS 67585

Parade of Quilts, March 1-31, Yoder, KS (Businesses are closed on Sundays).  Browse among dozens of hand-stitched creations, displayed at participating merchants throughout our horse-drawn community.  You'll find quilts o...

★ National DII Homeschool Basketball Championship

03/03/2022 - 03/05/2022 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The National DII Basketball Tournament consists of 70 boys and girls basketball teams that are comprised of junior high and high school homeschooled athletes.  Over 100 basketball games will b...

HutchProv!

03/04/2022 - 03/06/2022 Stage 9 9 South Main St. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Stage 9 is excited to kick our 2022 year with HutchProv! Not only will they be presenting hilarious shows with the zany MainStreet Players, but they will also be providing tw...

Rhonda Vincent and the Rage

03/05/2022 8:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

World Class Musicians and an award-winning voice seamlessly set the stage for a breathtaking, one-of-a-kind must-see performance that reaches beyond the boundaries of bluegrass music. Crowned "the new queen o...

★ KSHSAA 3A State Boys & Girls Basketball Championship

03/09/2022 - 03/12/2022 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Held at Hutchinson Sports Arena, best 3A boys and girls basketball teams compete for State honors in the Kansas State High School Activities Association Class 3A Basketball Championship. Visit the KSHSA...

★ NJCAA DI Men's Basketball Championship

03/14/2022 - 03/19/2022 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The 75th NJCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship will take place at the Sports Arena in Hutchinson, Kansas, March 14-19, 2022. The 2022 edition of The Tournament marks the 74t...

Parade of Quilts

03/16/2022 Businesses in Yoder Throughout the Community Yoder, KS 67585

Parade of Quilts, March 1-31, Yoder, KS (Businesses are closed on Sundays).  Browse among dozens of hand-stitched creations, displayed at participating merchants throughout our horse-drawn community.  You'll find quilts o...

March Third Thursday

03/17/2022 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Downtown Hutchinson Hutchinson, KS 67501

Live like a local on the Third Thursday of each month as Downtown Hutchinson turns into a celebration of local art, music, and community. Stroll the streets of Downtown Hutchinso...

'Cross That River'-The Story of a runaway slave who became a black cowboy

03/25/2022 8:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Fox welcomes 'Cross that River'-The story of a runaway slave who became a black cowboy A quarter of the cowhands in the West were Black. A Harlem composer found a wa...

Soroptimist Women's Show & Health Fair

03/26/2022 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

The 2022 Soroptimist Women's Show and Free Family Health Fair is going to be on the Kansas State Fairgrounds. The Women's Show will be in the Meadowlark Building  from 9am t...