Come Help Us Celebrate

The Wild West Festival

July 1, 2020 through July 4, 2020

Friday , November , 15 2019
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Saturday, July 6th


*Baseball Tournament - Larks Park, Hays High Fields

8am - 8pm


*WWF 5K Run/Walk - Across from Hays Aquatic Park, Sponsored by FHSU Cross Country Team.



Eagle’s Golden Egg Hunt – Sponsored by Eagle Communications, Inc.  Clues Released

     9am & 2pm daily



Downtown Hays Chestnut Street District – The DowntownVisitor’s Center, located at 1200 Main Street, is proud

to welcome guests to The Bricks of Downtown Hays. The brick streets of our downtown offer more than meets the

 eye in a beautiful & unique setting.  When you step foot into Downtown Hays, you’re welcomed with a sense of

community, an appreciation for history & a spirit of innovation.  Nestled inside historical buildings that have been

brought back to life with recent renovations, you’ll find a diverse mix of specialty shops, professional services,

boutiques and dining options.  Whether you’re looking for custom made fine jewelry, award-winning food and

beverages or that one of a kind gift, you’ll find it, on The Bricks of Downtown Hays

Hours Vary


Downtown Hays Market – Downtown Hays Development Corporation is proud to offer an outdoor market in the

Heart of our city, Downtown.  The market is open inside the beautiful Downtown Pavilion located on 10thStreet,

between Main and Oak.  All types of vendors are welcome at what we like to call a FARM and ARTS Market!

 Items such as fresh produce, cut flowers, live plants, baked goods, honey, jams and hamdcrafted items, including

jewelry, soaps and more are all encouraged!  Direct sales consultants and local businesses are also invited to

participate.  Come gather on the Bricks and enjoy a free cup of coffee while you shop the Downtown Hays Market

7:30 – 11am   




Wild West Fest: Freedom At It's Best



*Traveling Exhibit: MEGALODON: The Largest Shark That Ever Lived

  Sternberg Museum – ADMISSION CHARGED

9am - 6pm


Featured Summer Exhibition  Landscape Paintings by: Cally Krallman  of Topeka, KS

  FREE admission  Hays Arts Council

10am - 1pm


 Be sure to visit The Ellis County Historical Society

     FREE admission with your Wild West Festival ticket

11am - 5pm       


Festival Grounds Open (WWF ticket/armband needed)


VIP Area Opens at


  VIP meal Catered by Whiskey Creek


All American Citizen Award



Eagle Communications Golden Egg Winner




*Heart of America Carnival - $25 armbands

6pm - 10pm

Rock Artist


9:00 p.m.


Special Guest

All From Nothing

7:30 p.m.


*Admission not included in WWF ticket