Come Help Us Celebrate the 23rd Year of

The Wild West Festival

June 28th - 4th, 2017

Friday , June , 23 2017
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Thursday, June 29th

Eagle’s Golden Egg Hunt

Sponsored by Eagle Communications, Inc.

Clues released 9am & 2pm daily www.eaglecom.net


Featured Summer Exhibitions

A Place in Time and Pete Felten Retrospect

FREE admission Hays Arts Council

10am - 4pm


Be sure to visit The Ellis County Historical Society

Free admission with your Wild West Festival ticket

Take a break from the heat and cool off at

Big Creek Crossing Shop for all the latest styles

10am - 9pm


The Bricks in Downtown Hays -  is a distinct part of the heart of our city. Any trip to Hays must include The Bricks and its various treasures. You’ll find a sense of community, an appreciation for history and a spirit of innovation. The Bricks is home to more than 70 businesses offering shopping, dining, arts and entertainment. 

Hours Vary


Festival Grounds Open (WWF ticket/armband needed)  5pm

VIP Area Opens at 6pm

VIP meal Catered by Whiskey Creek

*Heart of America Carnival

$25 armbands   6pm - 10pm



Chris Janson

9:30 p.m.


Special Guest

Runaway June

7:45 p.m.

Opening Guest

Jared Daniels

6:15 p.m.


*Admission not included in WWF ticket