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WELCOME When you think Dodge City, you probably think of Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday. Shootouts and Saloons. The general stores to wide open spaces to explore. In Dodge City, Kansas, the legend of the old west still lives on, partnered with the new west just waiting to be discovered. From the Longhorn Cattle Drive to the Long Branch Saloon to the Long Branch Lagoon Water Park, the days in Dodge City are long on fun. If you have additional questions about the "Queen of Cowtowns" and to view our restaurant listings, please check out www.visitdodgecity.org or stop by the Visitor Information Center located at 400 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. We are here to make your visit to the old west a memorable one. We have plenty of attractions that will transport you back in time to the “Wickedest Little City in America,� and the inspiration for the television show Gunsmoke. WE SAVED THE WEST FOR YOU.

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HISTORY

HISTORY

Front Street, Dodge City (1874) The Santa Fe Trail opened in 1821 by William Becknell, became a great commercial route between Franklin, Missouri, and Santa Fe, New Mexico, until 1880. Thousands of wagons traveled the Mountain Branch of the trail that went west from Dodge City along the north bank of the Arkansas River into Colorado. For those willing to risk the dangers of waterless sandhills, a shorter route called the “Cimarron Cutoff” crossed the river near Dodge City and went southwest to the Cimarron River. Fort Dodge was established in 1865 on the Santa Fe Trail, midway between two major Indian crossings on the Arkansas River. It was an important outpost on the western frontier; offering protection to wagon trains and serving as a supply base for troops engaged in the Native American wars. Kiowa, Cheyenne and other Plains tribes inhabited the area, and wild game was abundant including vast herds of buffalo. Dodge City was founded in 1872, just five miles west of Fort Dodge on the edge of the military reservation. It quickly became a trade center for travelers and buffalo hunters. The same year, the railroad reached Dodge City, assuring its continued existence and making it a major shipping point. An estimated 850,000 buffalo hides were shipped from Dodge City in the years 1872 to 1874. By 1875, the buffalo were gone as a source of revenue, but the Longhorn cattle of Texas soon took their place. From 1875 to 1886, over 5,000,000 cattle were driven up the Western Trail from Texas to Dodge City. Cowboys from the cattle drives had more than a little influence in establishing Dodge City’s reputation

as the wildest town on the western frontier. Such notable lawmen as Bat Masterson and Wyatt Earp became legends in their own time as they fought to bring law and order to the streets of Dodge City. During those first years, the population varied according to the season, swelling during the summer with the influx of cowboys, buyers, gamblers, and prostitutes. Business, dance halls, and saloons catered to the Texas trade. The town thrived and its populace of buffalo hunters, railroad workers, soldiers, and drifters “settled their differences” in shoot-outs. Lawlessness reigned, creating the need for a burial place, Boot Hill Cemetery. For six years Dodge City had no official cemetery. Those who had friends, enough money, or sufficient standing in the community were buried in the post cemetery at Fort Dodge. Others, penniless or unknown, were buried where it was convenient to dig a hole. Boot Hill Cemetery, now a part of downtown Dodge City, is the most famous burial ground in all western lore, even though it was only used until 1878. Fort Dodge was closed in 1882, and by 1886, the cattle drives had ended. An illustrious period of history was over, but the legend lives on in Dodge City’s historic preservation of its romantic and internationally famous past. — Kansas Heritage Center

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TRANSIT

TRANSIT

Horses & Covered Wagon, Dodge City

Air Services Dodge City Regional Airport

100 Airport Rd. | (620) 225-8170 dodgecity.org/airport The Dodge City Regional Airport, partnered with United and operated by SkyWest, offers services to and from Denver with connections to the rest of the world.

Crott’s Aircraft Service Inc.

102 Airport Rd. | (620) 227-3553 crottsaircraft.com Crotts Aircraft Service is a fixed based operation. With highly trained staff and a full-service facility, Crotts Aircraft Service can expedite your travel with the utmost attention to detail.

Visitors may take Los Paisanos Autobus Inc. to Dodge City and then down the road after their visit.

Dodge City Public Transportation

101 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-8119 Getting around the local area is extremely easy thanks to Dodge City Public Transportation with three local fixed bus routes. Local taxi services are available, as well as Uber and Lyft drivers. Visit our website for a list of providers.

Train Service Amtrak

101 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | 1-800-USA RAIL amtrak.com Amtrak’s Southwest Chief, running between Los Angeles and Chicago, makes a stop in the heart of Downtown Dodge City.

Bus Los Paisanos Auto Bus Inc / La Tapatia 614 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 338-8894 lospaisanosautobuses.com

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Boot Hill Museum Front Street (1960- Postcard )

Exploring the History Corondao Cross

11666 US-400 Six miles to the east of Dodge City, you will find the 38 foot tall Coronado Cross. This marks the spot where Spanish explorer Francisco Vasquez de Coronado is said to have crossed the Arkansas River in search of the fabled “Seven Cities of Gold” in 1541.

Kansas and has been renovated to the period of the 1910s. The Twin Sundials were built in 1897, then refurbished in 1928. They were constructed for the passengers on waiting trains to know the time in both central and mountain time zones.

Historic Dodge City Walking Tour | Dodge City Trail of Fame

Fort Dodge and the Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery

5 miles east on Hwy 400 (620) 227-2121 ext 111 A quick trip five miles east of town will take you to Fort Dodge and the Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery. The Fort served as a supply depot and base of operations against Native American threats from 1865-1882. It now serves our veterans as the Kansas Soldiers’ Home.

Historic Santa Fe Depot and Twin Sundials

101 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. Dodge City’s Santa Fe Depot opened in 1898 and housed a Fred Harvey Hotel and the El Vaquero dining room. It is the largest rail depot building in

400 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-8186 Guided Tours - Charlie Meade | (620) 253-9231 The Historic Dodge City Walking Tour partnered with the Dodge City Trail of Fame to highlight more than 29 medallions set in the sidewalk, which are dedicated to the famous people of Dodge City, both historic and fictional. The tour also takes you by several sculptures where guests can revisit the heroes of the past. The sculptures including Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, fictional character Marshal Matt Dillon, and El Capitan. There are many locations of interest to see during the walking tour such as the Santa Fe Depot and the Hinkle House. Storyboards that tell the stories of the Mexican Village,

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Boot Hill Museum

500 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-8188 | boothill.org Relive the Legend of Dodge City and walk down the boardwalk of Front Street at the Boot Hill Museum. Located on the original site of the Boot Hill Cemetery, the museum chronicles the establishment of a rough and rowdy cattle town. It houses over 60,000 artifacts from Old West times. Enjoy a cold sarsaparilla in the Long Branch Saloon or some delicious fudge from the General Store. In the summer, witness gunfight reenactments, enjoy a delicious country-style dinner followed by the Variety Show starring Miss Kitty and her girls at the Long Branch Saloon. The museum is open yearround, but closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. the importance of the 100th Meridian Marker, and the beautiful Gospel Hill Churches. Don’t forget to marvel at the Stan Herd murals, located throughout downtown. And be certain to visit La Salsa Man, created by the late Hollywood actor and Dodge City native, Dennis Hopper.

Kansas Heritage Center

1001 N. 2nd Ave. | (620) 225-0248 Located on the lower level of the Dodge City Public Library, the Kansas Heritage Center is a nonprofit social studies resource center in Dodge City. The emphasis is history, especially the history of Kansas, the Great Plains, and the Old West. A research library of books, microfilm, and vertical file materials is maintained at the Center.

Kansas Teachers’ Hall of Fame and Gunfighters Wax Museum

603 5th Ave. | (620) 225-7311 teachershallfamedodgecityks.org The first of its kind in the United States, the Kansas Teachers’ Hall of Fame gallery pays tribute to this noble profession. Visit an “old-time” one-room schoolhouse from the 1800s. Take a look at a variety of school memorabilia. Housed in this same facility, you will find the Gunfighter’s Wax Museum. Explore life-size wax figures of famous western personalities of the men and women who made Dodge City famous.

Mueller-Schmidt House Museum Home of Stone

112 E. Vine St. | (620) 227-6791 This 1881 three-story native limestone residence is filled with original furnishings and is the oldest home in Dodge City, on its original location. This home was one of the most splendid homes of its time. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It also contains a gallery dedicated to the pioneer women of Ford County.

Santa Fe Trail Ruts

9 miles west on Hwy 50 / 400 Stand out on this undisturbed prairie and imagine the courage of our early settlers. The original wagon trail used by pioneers from 1821 to 1872 is still visible. The Santa Fe Trail Rut site is listed on the National Register of Historic Sites.

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Historic Trolley Tour

400 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-8186 | visitdodgecity.org As an excellent start to your visit, this hour long tour gives an excellent overview of Dodge City. The tour includes sites where history was made and other attractions you will want to visit; Fort Dodge, the Mueller-Schmidt House, and Gospel Hill to name a few. You will travel through historic Downtown Dodge and out to the ever important cattle and agriculture industry. Tours are available from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Entertainment Dodge City Raceway Park

11322 110 Rd. | (620) 225-3277 dodgecityraceway.com Adrenaline junkies will get their fill at the 3/8 mile dirt racetrack. Dodge City Raceway Park hosts thousands of racing fans each season and boasts an impressive racing schedule. Feature events include; Driver’s Appreciation Night and Sprint Car Nationals. Racing Season runs April through September.

Long Branch Lagoon Water Park

111 4th Ave. | (620) 225-8156 | lblagoon.com Cool off after traveling the dirt trails at the western-themed outdoor water park, Long Branch Lagoon. With over 27,000 square feet of outdoor fun, an exciting family aquatic adventure awaits you. Float along Cowboy Creek, relax and feel the waves at the Wrangler Rapids wave pool, rip down Doc’s Plunge, or have your breath taken away at the Gunslinger slide. Don’t forget Fort Splash, the shallow water pool and play area. Swim laps, climb the wall, or enjoy the diving board and platform in an Olympic sized lap pool.

United Wireless Arena

4100 W. Comanche St. | (620) 371-7390 unitedwirelessarena.com Bringing great entertainment to Southwest Kansas, United Wireless Arena is top-notch. With concerts and events held here all year-round, there is something for everyone in the lineup.

ARTS SCENE 2nd Ave Art Guild

608 N. 2nd Ave. | (620) 255-1447 2ndaveartguild.com The 2nd Ave Art Guild is comprised of a group of area artists who are dedicated to creating a greater awareness of the visual arts. The artwork includes oil painting, ceramics, fabric, wood, paper, metals, jewelry, leather, watercolor, charcoal, and pen and ink. Subject matter ranges from abstract to realistic. Come in and visit the gallery, and we are positive you will find something you love. If you are looking for a gift or a unique piece to add to your collection, you might just find it here!

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Boot Hill Casino & Resort

4000 W. Comanche St. | (620) 682-7777 boothillcasino.com Boot Hill Casino & Resort, in historic Dodge City, allows you to sit at the gaming tables just like Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, and Bat Masterson once did. Boot Hill Casino & Resort features over hundreds of slot machines, along with a high limit room and table games including Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Mississippi Stud Poker, 3-Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold’em, 21+3 and Live Omaha Poker, plus delicious dining at Firesides.

Carnegie Center for the Arts

701 N. 2nd Ave. | (620) 225-6388 Originally an Andrew Carnegie Library, the building’s history will fascinate those who enter the door on the corner. Featuring a round, second-story gallery, this unique home to the Dodge City Arts Council provides gallery space and a small gift shop for local artisans.

Depot Theater

201 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-1001 depottheater.com The magnificent Santa Fe Depot building is home to the Depot Theater. For more than three decades, the theater has been Dodge City’s “Broadway on the Prairie,” offering a state-ofthe-art dinner theater, and cuttingedge “Side Track” productions. Final Fridays Facebook @FinalFridaysinDodgeCity The final Friday of every month, Dodge City’s performing and visual arts take over downtown for an evening of fun, art, spirits, and fellowship, making our downtown come alive.

Craft Drinks Boot Hill Distillery

501 W. Spruce St. | (620) 371-6309 boothilldistillery.com Forged in the dust and crafted by artisan distillers, Dodge City’s legacy was built on the ashes of the campfire and the footprints of a bar. From soil to sip, the owners are proud to be continuing that legacy here at Boot Hill Distillery. Come in for a tour and a taste of western Kansas' first craft distillery.

Dodge City Brewing

701 3rd Ave. | (620) 371-3999 dodgecitybrewing.com Dodge City Brewing is southwest Kansas’ first craft brewery and is located in historic downtown Dodge City. Our taproom features our own locally brewed beer. To satisfy your hunger, we have brick-oven pizza featuring house-made and hand-stretched dough, as well as house-made red sauce. Bring your friends and family for a visit, enjoy our delicious pizza, and sample our tasty craft beers.

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Dodge City Parks

400 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-8186 dodgecity.org/68/Parks-Facilities Visitors can enjoy outdoor activities in one of our 23 parks, including picnic areas, shelters, ballparks, walking /bicycling trails, disc golf, pickleball, tennis courts, a rose garden, and more. For information finding the park "just right for you," please visit the Visitor Information Center.

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Recreation

Dodge City Country Club

1900 Country Club Drive (620) 225-5231 Dodge City Country Club is a beautiful 18-hole course that is excellent for all skill levels. The Country Club has a reciprocating guest policy.

Dodge City YMCA

240 San Jose | (620) 225-8157 If you are looking for a place to be active during your stay in Dodge City. The Dodge City YMCA has daily fees for letting you participate in one of their many activities. You can enjoy the indoor pool, gymnasium, weight and fitness room, or the aerobics facilities.

Ford County Lake Trail Ride

3 miles north, 5 miles east | (620) 227-8609 This lake features a trail system that was designed and built by volunteers from Golden Belt Bicycle group. The trails consist of roughly 11 miles of twisty singletrack that carries riders through trees, brush, and gyprock formations along the lakeshore. The trails are fairly technical, with many obstacles such as logs, roots, and trees, as well as a few short climbs and descents. A plus is a “playground� area in an old gravel pit. The trails begin at 116th Road, three-quarters of a mile south of Garnett Road. There is a parking lot located on the east side of the road. The trails

Mariah Hills Golf Course

1800 Matt Down Rd. | (620) 225-8182 mariahhillsgolf.com This public course has everything a golfer needs from a bright and spacious clubhouse to a professionally manicured 18 hole, par 71 course. Rolling bluegrass fairways and bent grass greens set against the native beauty of the high plains, provide a fun yet challenging experience.

Wright Park, Liberty Garden, and Wright Park Zoo

71 N. 2nd Ave. | (620) 225-8160 Unwind and relax under a shade tree or picnic in one of the many shelters in Wright Park. As the largest park in the City, you will find many gems located here. On the southwest side of the park, you will find Wright Park Zoo and also an enclosed section for an off-leash dog park. On the east side, you will find a 1934 WPA Bandshell project and several memorials, including Liberty Garden commemorating the events of September 11, 2001.

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Immaculate Heart of Mary Church

Located in Windhorst, Kansas | (620) 385-2326 The first church at Windthorst was built in the spring of 1879, with the first mass celebrated on Easter Sunday. The growth of the parish was steady and strong, and by 1892, the need for a larger church was urgent. A second church was constructed in 1892, for a cost of $1,087 serving more than 200 patrons. At the 1913 dedication, it was declared as one of the finest buildings in western Kansas. Bishop Hennessy told the congregation at the dedication mass and ceremony “that they had erected one of the greatest tributes of gratitude and faith in the west.”

Movie Theaters B & B Dodge City Village 8 Theater

2601 Central Ave. | (620) 227-7469 bbtheatres.com/location/dodge-city-village-8 Village 8 Theater will surround you in luxury as you’ll be blown away by the reclining seats and state of the art projection screens. With eight different shows, there is always something to see. The renovated lobby area hosts concessions with the best snacks around and a bar area that serves adult beverages.

South Drive-In Theater

1019 McArtor Rd. | (620) 225-4301 Facebook @SouthDodgeDriveIn Travel back to yesteryear at Kansas’ oldest operating outdoor cinema. First lit back in 1947, the South Drive-In is an old-fashioned solo screen drive-in, with a capacity for up to 300 cars. It is open seasonally, April through October on the weekends.

Other Points of Interest Fire Bell Park

201 Soule St. | Dodge City Fire Station #1 Fire Bell Park is dedicated to firefighters who have served the City of Dodge City past and present.

Longhorn Park

East on Hwy 50/56 at Airport Rd. A small herd of longhorn cattle, in Longhorn Park, commemorating Dodge City’s role in the cattle drives.

Southwest Kansas Veterans’ Memorial

909 13th Ave. The local VFW is home to the only veterans’ memorial containing both armed forces and reservists.

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Main Street Dodge City

(620) 227-9501 | mainstreetdodgecity.org Stroll the streets of old Dodge City and have a unique shopping and sightseeing experience. Just steps from the historic Boot Hill Museum, you’ll find unique shopping with historic locations of interest, custom metal art banners, art studios, and souvenirs. Local flavor dining is also found in the area. Downtown Dodge City is waiting to welcome you! Dodge City Farmer’s Market

Front Street between 1st and 2nd Ave. Early Saturday mornings during the growing season, downtown Dodge City comes alive with fresh produce and homemade products. It’s a great way to get fresh and healthy seasonal produce grown locally. It’s a place to meet neighbors and chat while getting needed groceries and enjoying an outdoor walk through historic downtown Dodge City! Check it out from the first Saturday in June through the first frost of the fall. The market is open from 7:00 a.m. to noon.

Dodge City hosts events throughout the year, see the Annual Events section for more details.

Main Street Festival (2019)

Dodge City International Festival (2020)

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VENUES

VENUES

World Premiere "Dodge City," Dodge Theater (1939)

Boot Hill Museum

Long Branch Lagoon Water Park

Dodge City Civic Center

Legends Park 600 W. Ross Blvd. | (620) 225-8160 dodgecity.org/490/Legends-Park

500 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-8188 boothill.org Boot Hill Museum presents a unique atmosphere with Old West flair for groups and special events and can also cater to business meetings, corporate retreats, weddings, family reunions, or special events. 2110 1st Ave. | (620) 371-1001

The Dodge City Civic Center is an excellent entertaining arena for Southwest Kansas. This arena hosts USD 443 events, as well as concerts and other community functions. The Center holds 2,700 with additional floor seating, locker rooms, concessions, and other site amenities. It is also the home to the Dodge City Public School District’s office.

111 4th Ave. | (620) 225-8156 | lblagoon.com The Long Branch Lagoon gives a unique opportunity for corporate mixers and meetings, as well as swim meets. This one-of-a-kind facility will leave your attendees with a lasting memory of their time in Dodge City. It is a great place for families to enjoy a day of water fun. There is something for all ages to do.

Legends Park is the premier, turf infield, four-diamond softball/baseball tournament location in Western Kansas. Each year Legends is host to multiple events, attracting hundreds of teams. With excellent sightlines, covered seating, huge dugouts, a children’s playground, concession area, and more.

Hoover Pavillion

108 4th Ave. | (620) 225-8160 Located in Wright Park, the Hoover Pavilion, renovated in early Art Deco style, is perfect for special events, meetings, and weddings. Seating capacity is up to 250 people with an elevated stage and a warming kitchen. Tables and chairs are also available. VISITDODGECITY.ORG


VENUES Dodge City Roundup Rodeo

608 14th Ave. | (620) 225-2244 | dodgecityroundup.org What would the Queen of the Cowtowns be without a quality outdoor arena? Dodge City Roundup Rodeo is host to rodeos and other related events in a big way. The annual Roundup PRCA Rodeo has been selected number one numerous times by the industry professionals, and that can’t happen without a great committee. Roundup Rodeo is home to the Kansas High School Rodeo in April, Little Britches Rodeo in May, Roundup PRCA Rodeo in August, and the Kansas Professional Rodeo Association Finals in September, as well as many roping and timed events throughout the year.

St. Mary Sports Complex

240 San Jose | (620) 225-8155 St. Mary Sports Complex is a top-notch sports complex with great fields, and multiple amenities all wrapped into an aesthetically appealing site. The complex features; six full-size soccer fields, three junior-sized soccer fields, three youth football fields, a baseball practice field, Cavalier Baseball Field, a playground, ample parking, restrooms, and concessions.

United Wireless Arena and Boot Hill Casino & Resort Conference Center

4100 W. Comanche St. | (620) 371-7390 unitedwirelessarena.com United Wireless Arena and Boot Hill Casino & Resort Conference Center are state-of-the-art multi-purpose facilities. They host a variety of events and are located adjacent to the Boot Hill Casino & Resort. The Conference Center features 7,000 square feet of flexible space to accommodate a wide variety of meetings and events. The Arena hosts not only concerts and a multitude of entertainment productions, but also a Junior Hockey League.

Western State Bank Expo Center 11333 Hwy. 283 | (620) 338-8384 westernstatebankexpo.com

The Western State Bank Expo Center can host a wide range of events from business meetings to seminars, tradeshows to indoor equine events. Home to the 3i SHOW, a premier Agri-business trade show, as well as many other events. It’s a great facility with nearly 170,000 indoor square feet of both concrete (90,000 sq. ft.) and dirt floors (76,500 sq.ft.) and over 1,000,000 square feet of outdoor space equipped with electricity for displays, this jewel of a facility is busy with events you won’t want to miss.

There are many additional venues in town; from lodging facilities with meeting spaces to local businesses. For a full list of meeting spaces, please contact the Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau (620) 225-8191.

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HUNTING & FISHING

HUNTING & FISHING

Buffalo hunter, Charles Rath on a stack of buffalo hides (1878)

Demon Lake

2201 W. Ross Blvd. | (620) 227-1611 This pond, located on the Dodge City High School campus is a catch-and-release program of bluegill, catfish, and bass. Starting as an effort to educate students about outdoor activities this area is also open to the public. Youth must be present with a licensed adult to fish.

Dodge City Ford County Wildlife Office

Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism | 1001 McArtor Rd. | (620) 227-8609 ksoutdoors.com Dodge City and Ford County offer outdoor enthusiasts a variety of hunting opportunities. These include pheasant, quail, deer, turkey, and others. With welcoming guides, accommodating lodging hosts, and acres of public land, Ford County is a hunter’s haven. Plan an outdoor adventure today and experience our world-class hunting, beautiful vistas, and old west hospitality.

HorseThief Reservior

19005 SW, KS-156 Jetmore | (620) 253-8464 horsethiefreservior.com HorseThief Reservoir is located 20 miles north of Dodge City. Visitors can enjoy pleasure boating, water skiing, sail boating, windsurfing, kayaking, canoeing, and stand up paddleboards. Fishing at this facility offers crappie, largemouth bass, catfish, walleye, and bluegill. Daily permit required.

Lake Charles

2501 N. 14th Ave. | (620) 227-8609 Located on the Dodge City Community College campus grounds, this small lake is a place to get outdoors, fish a little, walk a little, and enjoy nature. Motorized boating is not allowed.

Mariah Hill Golf Course Pond

1800 Matt Down Lane | (620) 225-8182 This pond is located on the golf course. It is open to the public but motorized boating is not allowed.

Ford County State Fishing Lake

3 miles north, 5 miles east | (620) 227-8609 Ford County State Fishing Lake is located northeast of Dodge City. This lake features 48 surface acres of water. Fishing that offers black bass, bluegill, channel catfish and largemouth bass. VISITDODGECITY.ORG


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ANNUAL EVENTS

ANNUAL EVENTS

Boot Hill Museum Front Street (1966)

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ANNUAL EVENTS JANUARY

Tournament of Champions SPIAA Basketball Tournament Southwest Kansas Winter Expo

FEBRUARY

Shrine Circus KSHSAA Basketball Tournament 3i SHOW

APRIL

Dodge City Raceway Park Season Opens Softball / Baseball Tournament Season Opens High School Rodeo

MAY

Cinco de Mayo Events Little Britches Rodeo Historic Trolley Tours Open Boot Hill Museum Summer Season Opens National Travel and Tourism Week National Train Day

JUNE

Boot Hill Museum Summer Events Historic Trolley Tours Farmers Market Opens Main Street Festival Dodge City A’s Season Opens

JULY

Dodge City Days PRCA Rodeo Cattle Drive Boot Hill Museum Summer Events Historic Trolley Tours

SEPTEMBER

MARCH

AUGUST

Octoberfest Kansas Pro Rodeo Association Finals Dodge City International Festival

OCTOBER

Wild West Bowl 6-Man Championship Trick or Treat Downtown Ice Skating at United Wireless Arena Young Guns Youth Rodeo Season Opens KSHSAA Volleyball Tournament

NOVEMBER

Kansas Cowboy Hall of Fame Induction Ice Skating at United Wireless Arena Pheasant Season Contest Opens Bounty Bird and Rooster Roundup Veterans Day Celebrations Events Parade of Lights & Chili Cook-off

DECEMBER

Ice Skating at United Wireless Arena Breakfast with Santa at Boot Hill Museum Christmas Celebrations EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR United Wireless Arena Depot Theater Final Friday

Old Fashioned Fourth of July Boot Hill Museum Summer Events National Day of the Cowboy Historic Trolley Tours Ford County Fair Dodge City Days For complete listing of events:

www.visitdodgecity.org/calendar

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LODGING

LODGING

Lora-Locke Hotel, Dodge City

Heritage District DODGE CITY KOA

701 Park St. | (620) 371-7177 69 RV hook-ups, 10 cabins, 10 tent sites, dump station, Wi-Fi and cable, picnic shelters, restroom and shower facilities, laundry facility, storm shelter.

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES

201 4th Ave. | (620) 225-1000 93 rooms, Wi-Fi, complimentary breakfast, indoor pool, fitness and laundry facilities, pets welcome.

West Side BEST WESTERN PLUS COUNTRY INN & SUITES 506 North 14th Ave. | (620) 225-7378 66 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, full hot breakfast, indoor pool, fitness & laundry facilities, full bar, shuttle services, pets welcome.

COMFORT SUITES

2700 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 801-4545 64 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, hot breakfast with omelet station, indoor pool, fitness & laundry facilities, nightly reception, complimentary taxi service for guests, no pets.

EXECUTIVE INN

2200 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-8146 32 rooms, Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, laundry facility, pets welcome.

GUNSMOKE RV PARK

11070 108th Rd. | (620) 227-8247 85 hookups, handicap accessible, dump station, showers, drinking water, outdoor pool, game room. KARVC Membership.

HOLIDAY MOTEL

2100 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-2169 34 rooms, Wi-Fi, restaurant, pets welcome.

LA QUINTA INN & SUITES BY WYNDHAM

2400 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-7373 77 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, full hot breakfast, indoor pool, fitness and laundry facilities, pets welcome.

OYO TOWNHOUSE

1610 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-0231 60 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, indoor pool (seasonal), pets welcome.

QUALITY INN 2000 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 338-8700 54 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, deluxe breakfast, indoor pool, no pets.

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SILVER SPUR VINTAGE INN & SUITES

1510 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-2125 66 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, extendedstay and by nightly rooms available, pets welcome.

HAMPTON INN & SUITES BY HILTON 4002 W. Comanche St. | (620) 225-0000 108 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, deluxe breakfast, indoor pool, fitness and laundry facilities, pets welcome.

STAY SUITES OF AMERICA

1708 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-3924 63 rooms, Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, outdoor pool, pets welcome.

THUNDERBIRD MOTEL

2300 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-4143 35 rooms, Wi-Fi, breakfast, pets welcome.

TOWNEPLACE SUITES BY MARRIOTT 2800 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 371-7171 120 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, continental breakfast, outdoor pool and grill area, full kitchens, fitness and laundry facilities, pets welcome.

WYATT EARP HOTEL

1610 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 371-7226 20 rooms, Wi-Fi, laundry facility, pets welcome.

WINDSOR INN & SUITES

2320 W. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-5000 60 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, full hot breakfast, indoor pool, fitness and laundry facilities, pets welcome.

North Side BEST WESTERN NORTH EDGE INN 404 W. Frontview | (620) 371-6441 61 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, full hot breakfast, outdoor pool, kitchenettes, fitness & laundry facilities, full bar, shuttle services, pets welcome.Weekly & nightly rates.

East Side BEL-AIR

2000 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 227-7155 24 rooms.

NENDELS INN & SUITES

2423 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-3000 60 rooms, Wi-Fi, handicap accessible, continental breakfast, pets welcome.

REGENCY INN & SUITES

2110 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 225-2654 32 rooms, Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, restaurant, pets welcome.

RV BLUE PARK

2114 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd. | (620) 255-8916 41 hook-ups, Wi-Fi, game room, dump station, restroom and shower facilities, laundry facility.

South Side WATERSPORTS CAMPGROUND

500 Cherry St. | (620) 225-8044 60 hook-ups, handicap accessible, dump site, showers, water.

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Dodge City Visitors Guide (published 11/2020)  

Dodge City Visitors Guide (published 11/2020)