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

★ Kansas Beef Expo

December 09 - December 11 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...

Nights Before Christmas

December 09 - December 10 Hutchinson Zoo 6 Emerson Loop Hutchinson, KS 67501

Bring the family out for the 7th Annual Nights Before Christmas, 6-9 pm., Hutchinson's premier light show!  come out to the Hutchinson Zoo and see lights provided by some o...

'Ticket to Paradise' Movie at the Cosmosphere

December 09 - December 11 Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere will be showing 'Ticket to Paradise' on December 2-4 and December 9-11 in the Carey Digital Dome Theatre. Showtimes are 7:00 pm on Friday and Saturday; 5:00 pm o...

Friday Morning Artists

December 09 9:00 AM - 11:00 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 9-11:30AM with art supplies and $8 in hand to take part- an...

Nutcracker Christmas Tea at Wildflower Inn

December 10 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Wildflower Inn 406 West Ave. A Buhler, KS 67522

Wear your fancy hats and gloves and join us for a 'Nutcracker Christmas Tea' at Wildflower Inn on December 10, 2022, from Noon-1:30 pm, 406 W. Avenue A, Buhler, KS. Cos...

Mid America Flea Market

December 11 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Kansas State Fairgrounds - Meadowlark Building 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...

'Dreams of Christmas' by the Hutchinson Symphony

December 11 3:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Hutchinson Symphony presents 'Dreams of Christmas' at Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre on December 11, 2022. Traditional and inspirational holiday music featuring area High School Choirs, Anderson Concerto Winners, and ...

Christmas in the Courtyard

December 15 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Reno County Museum 100 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

Christmas in the Courtyard is back this year! Christmas Children’s Activities Live Music Holiday refreshments Lights Holiday Open-House Our goal is to give back to our community by providing a holiday celebration at the museum tha...

December Third Thursday

December 15 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...

Nights Before Christmas

December 16 - December 17 Hutchinson Zoo 6 Emerson Loop Hutchinson, KS 67501

Bring the family out for the 7th Annual Nights Before Christmas, 6-9 pm., Hutchinson's premier light show!  come out to the Hutchinson Zoo and see lights provided by some o...

Friday Morning Artists

December 16 9:00 AM - 11:00 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 9-11:30AM with art supplies and $8 in hand to take part- an...

'The Polar Express' at the Cosmospere

December 16 - December 237:00 PM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere Digital Dome Theater will be showing 'The Polar Express' on the following dates and times: December 16-23 - 7:00 pm December 24 - 3:00 pm December 26-28 - 7:00 pm December 2...

Salt City Holiday Invitational - Heart of American Volleyball Tournament

December 17 - December 19 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Heart of America and Hutch Rec will host the Salt City Holiday Invitational tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

Gingerbread House Decorating

December 17 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Memorial Hall 101 S. Walnut Hutchinson, KS 67501

Bring your family to Memorial Hall in Downtown Hutchinson for this FREE community event! Decorate a gingerbread house and visit Santa!  Fun for the whole family! Downtown Hutchinson will be providin...

2022 Hyde Park Luminaria

December 17 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hyde Park Neighborhood Hutchinson, KS 67502

Stroll, drive, or ride through Hutchinson Hyde Park's beautiful neighborhood for the 39th annual Christmas Luninaria.  Come stroll the streets of the Hyde Park neighborhood and enjoy the magic of this beautifu...

Fox Live Series: The Texas Tenors: Deep in the Heart of Christmas

December 17 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Texas Tenors are bringing their Christmas Show to Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre, December 17, 2022!  The Texas Tenors have amassed a huge fan base worldwide with over half ...

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Movie at the Fox

December 18 2:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Kick off your fun old-fashioned family Christmas by loading up into the front-wheel drive sleigh and heading to the FOX for 'National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation' movie! Admission is free!

'Elf' Movie at the Fox

December 22 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre will be showing the 'Elf' movie for a one-time showing on December 22nd at 7:00 pm. Raised as an over-sized elf, Buddy travels from the North Pol...

'Polar Express' Movie at the Fox

December 23 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre will have a one-time showing of 'The Polar Express' on December 23rd at 7:00 pm. On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure t...

'The Polar Express' at the Cosmospere

December 24 3:00 PM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere Digital Dome Theater will be showing 'The Polar Express' on the following dates and times: December 16-23 - 7:00 pm December 24 - 3:00 pm December 26-28 - 7:00 pm December 2...

'The Polar Express' at the Cosmospere

December 26 - December 287:00 PM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere Digital Dome Theater will be showing 'The Polar Express' on the following dates and times: December 16-23 - 7:00 pm December 24 - 3:00 pm December 26-28 - 7:00 pm December 2...

'The Polar Express' at the Cosmospere

December 29 8:00 PM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere Digital Dome Theater will be showing 'The Polar Express' on the following dates and times: December 16-23 - 7:00 pm December 24 - 3:00 pm December 26-28 - 7:00 pm December 2...

'The Polar Express' at the Cosmospere

December 30 - December 317:00 PM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere Digital Dome Theater will be showing 'The Polar Express' on the following dates and times: December 16-23 - 7:00 pm December 24 - 3:00 pm December 26-28 - 7:00 pm December 2...

January 2023

'The Polar Express' at the Cosmospere

January 01, 2023 7:00 PM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Cosmosphere Digital Dome Theater will be showing 'The Polar Express' on the following dates and times: December 16-23 - 7:00 pm December 24 - 3:00 pm December 26-28 - 7:00 pm December 2...

Fox Classic Film Series 'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

January 05, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

T & A Coin Auction

January 07, 2023 8:30 AM Kansas State Fairgrounds - 4H Centennial Hall 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

T & A Coin Auction will be held in the 4HCentennial Hall on the Kansas State Fairgrounds on January 7, 2023, at 10:00 am. (preview at 8:30 am).  Live Auctio...

Mid America Flea Market

January 08, 2023 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Kansas State Fairgrounds - Meadowlark Building 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...

Hutchinson Bridal Fair

January 08, 2023 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Crystal Ballroom at the Burt 3 West Ave. B Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Hutchinson Bridal Fair is showcasing local merchants to help you in planning your big day! This year's event will be held at the Crystal Ballroom at the Burt! For mor...

Fox Classic Film Series 'The Last Picture Show'

January 12, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

Salt City Opener - Heart of America Volleyball Tournament

January 14 - January 15, 2023 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Heart of America and Hutch Rec will host the Salt City Opener at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

Coffee at the Cosmosphere

January 19, 2023 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

Offered every Third Thursday from 9:00-10:00 am, this enriching continuing education program for life-long learners features entertaining, insightful presentations by Cosmosphere staff and visiting professionals who are experts in ...

Third Thursday Downtown

January 19, 2023 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...

Fox Classic Film Series: Funny Girl

January 19, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

Hutchinson Duplicate Bridge Club

January 20 - January 21, 2023 Kansas State Fairgrounds - Dillon Hall 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

The Hutchinson Duplicate Bridge Club will hold a tournament at the Kansas State Fairgrounds - Dillon Hall, on January 20-21, 2023. For more information contact Ardy Alexander or Jim O'Connell a...

Fox Classic Film Series 'Mr. Smith Goes to Washington'

January 26, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

Talk20 Hutch

January 27, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson Public Library 901 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

Talk20 Hutch will be held at the Hutchinson Public Library on January 27th at 7:00 pm. The format is simple: 10 presenters show 20 images and speak for only 20 second...

Salt City Winter Smash - Heart of America Volleyball Tournament

January 28 - January 29, 2023 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Heart of America and Hutch Rec will host the Winter Smash tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

February 2023

Fox Live Series: Lee Greenwood

February 02, 2023 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Lee Greenwood will be appearing Live at Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre on February 2, 2023.  Throughout his expansive career, international country music icon Lee Greenwood has earned multiple CMA an...

Kansas Classic Cattle show

February 03 - February 05, 2023 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

This annual event will return to the Kansas State Fairgrounds, February 3-5, 2023. Visit their website and Facebook page for updated show information.

Mid America Flea Market

February 05, 2023 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Kansas State Fairgrounds - Meadowlark Building 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...

'Dreams of Freedom' by the Hutchinson Symphony

February 09, 2023 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Hutchinson Symphony presents 'Dreams of Freedom' at Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre on February 9, 2023. Featuring 'Voices Shouting Out' by Composer Nkeiru Okoye, Afro-American Symphony by William Grant Still, Th...

2023 Reno Round Up

February 11, 2023 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

Join us for the 2023 Reno Round Up, presented by Midway Motors Chevrolet of Hutchinson. Corporate tables are available at various sponsorship levels -- please consider getting your business involved i...

Hutch Rec Daddy/Daughter Dance

February 11, 2023

Dads, treat your daughters to a beautiful Night out at the Annual Hutch Rec Daddy Daughter Dance that will include dancing, DJ entertainment, light refreshments and tons of fun! This even...

Third Thursday Downtown

February 16, 2023 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...

Fox Classic Film Series 'The Shawshank Redemption'

February 16, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

Spongebob Musical at Memorial Hall

February 16, 2023 7:30 PM FLAG Theatre 310 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Spongebob Musical' at Memorial Hall on February 16-19, 2023. The SpongeBob Musical is based on the beloved animated series created by Stephen Hillenburg. In the musica...

NADAC Dog Show

February 17 - February 18, 2023 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

Come join us for the NADAC Dog Show from February 17, 2023 at the Expo Center on the Kansas State Fairgrounds! For more information, contact Chris Nelson or Lorrie Stelz a...

Spongebob Musical at Memorial Hall

February 17, 2023 7:30 PM FLAG Theatre 310 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Spongebob Musical' at Memorial Hall on February 16-19, 2023. The SpongeBob Musical is based on the beloved animated series created by Stephen Hillenburg. In the musica...

Spongebob Musical at Memorial Hall

February 18, 2023 7:30 PM FLAG Theatre 310 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Spongebob Musical' at Memorial Hall on February 16-19, 2023. The SpongeBob Musical is based on the beloved animated series created by Stephen Hillenburg. In the musica...

Spongebob Musical at Memorial Hall

February 19, 2023 3:00 PM FLAG Theatre 310 N. Main Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Family Community Theatre will present 'Spongebob Musical' at Memorial Hall on February 16-19, 2023. The SpongeBob Musical is based on the beloved animated series created by Stephen Hillenburg. In the musica...

Dillon Lecture Series: Ginger Kerrick, STEM Advocate & Nasa's First Latino Flight Director

February 21, 2023 10:30 AM Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Since 1982, the Dillon Lecture Series has provided distinguished and notable speakers that many in Hutchinson, Kansas and surrounding communities might not have the opportunity to experience.  From poets, politician...

Fox Live Series: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

February 23, 2023 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre is proud to present 'Big Bad Voodoo Daddy', February 23, 2023 at 7:30 pm.  2023 marks the 30th anniversary of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy’s remarkable arriva...

Salt City Finale - Heart of America Volleyball Tournament

February 25 - February 26, 2023 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Heart of America and Hutch Rec will host the Salt City Finale Tournament at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

Cowboy Classic

February 25 - February 26, 2023 Kansas State Fairgrounds - Expo Center 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

Head out to the Kansas State Fairgrounds, Expo Center for the Cowboy Classic, February 25-26, 2023.

T & A Coin Auction

February 25, 2023 8:30 AM Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

Coin Auction in the Morton Building on the Kansas State Fairgrounds Saturday, February 25, 2023 at 10:00 AM Preview: 8:30 AM Auctioneer: Todd Bauer Live Auction and Online Bidding with Proxibid

March 2023

Parade of Quilts

March 01, 2023 Yoder Merchants Throughout the Community Yoder, KS 67585

Head to Yoder, March 1-31, for the 23rd Annual Parade of Quilts event.  You'll find scores of hand-stitched creations of every pattern, color & size, from our community and Amish & Mennonite communitie...

★ National DII Homeschool Basketball Championship

March 02 - March 04, 2023 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...

Fox Classic Film Series 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof'

March 02, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

★ KSHSAA 3A State Boys & Girls Basketball Championship

March 08 - March 11, 2023 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...

'Barefoot in the Park'

March 09 - March 11, 2023 Stage 9 9 South Main St. Hutchinson,, KS 67501

Stage 9 will present 'Barefoot in the Park', March 9-11, 2023.   For more information visit their website.

Fox Classic Film Series 'Strangers on a Train'

March 09, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

Fox Live Series: HyProv-Improv Under Hypnosis Starring Colin Mochrie & Asad Mecci

March 10, 2023 7:30 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

Comedy at it's best at Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre on March 10, 2023.  From the brilliant minds of improv and comedy legend Colin Mochrie and Master Hypnotist Asad Mecci comes ...

Parade of Quilts

March 16, 2023 Yoder Merchants Throughout the Community Yoder, KS 67585

Head to Yoder, March 1-31, for the 23rd Annual Parade of Quilts event.  You'll find scores of hand-stitched creations of every pattern, color & size, from our community and Amish & Mennonite communitie...

Coffee at the Cosmosphere

March 16, 2023 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Cosmosphere 1100 N. Plum Hutchinson, KS 67501

Offered every Third Thursday from 9:00-10:00 am, this enriching continuing education program for life-long learners features entertaining, insightful presentations by Cosmosphere staff and visiting professionals who are experts in ...

Third Thursday Downtown

March 16, 2023 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...

Fox Classic Film Series 'The Treasure of the Sierra Madre'

March 16, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...

Salt City Champions Classic - Heart of America Volleyball Tournament

March 18 - March 19, 2023 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

Heart of America and Hutch Rec will host the Salt City Champions Classic at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

★ NJCAA Men's DI Basketball Championship

March 20 - March 25, 2023 Hutchinson Sports Arena 700 E. 11th Hutchinson, KS 67501

The 76th NJCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship will take place at the Sports Arena in Hutchinson, Kansas, March 20-25, 2023. This Championship  marks the 75th consecutive year the event wil...

Kansas State Archery in the Schools

March 24 - March 25, 2023 Kansas State Fairgrounds 2000 N. Poplar Hutchinson, KS 67502

This event will take place in the Meadowlark and Sunflower South buildings at the Kansas State Fairgrounds. Visit their website here for an updated schedule of events. 

★ Kansas Ag Expo

March 30 - April 01, 20239:00 AM Kansas State Fairgrounds - Prairie Pavilion 2000 N. Poplar St. Hutchinson, KS 67501

The Kansas Ag Expo is a brand new expo coming to Hutchinson and the Kansas State Fairgrounds for three years beginning in 2023.   Partnering with the Kansas State Fair and Visi...

Fox Classic Film Series 'Picnic'

March 30, 2023 7:00 PM Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre 18 E. 1st Ave. Hutchinson, KS 67501

We are thrilled to announce our 2023 Fox Classic Film Series lineup, presented in partnership with PrairieStar Health Center! Don't miss any of these great films presented the way they wer...