Category Archives: Western Kansas

Lincoln Exhibit at Hays Public Library

Visit the traveling exhibit, “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War.” The National Constitution Center and the American Library Association Public Programs Office organized the traveling exhibition, which was made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bill Dime Novel Display in Oakley, Kansas

Buffalo Bill Cultural Center, Oakley, Kansas Join us April 13th at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center in Oakley, Kansas for the debut of the Buffalo Bill “Dime Novel” Display on load from the Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave in Golden, … Continue reading

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Kansas State Cornhusking October 13th, Oakley, KS

41st Annual Kansas State Cornhusking Contest Where:  The Buffalo Bill Statue at US 83 and 2nd Street, Oakley KS SCHEDULE: 8:00am Free Continental Breakfast & Registration for Huskers at the Buffalo Bill Statue.  Sponsored by Farmers State Bank 9:00am-3:00pm Buffalo … Continue reading

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Western Vista Sunflower Classic Bike Tour

25, 50, 75, or Century Ride  & Family Fun Ride Saturday, September 22, 2012 Annie Oakley Park Oakley, Kansas Looking for a great fall bicycle tour? The third annual “Western Vista Sunflower Classic” is the ticket! Whether you’re looking for a shorter ride; say, 25 … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bill Days in Oakley, June 8,9

Saturday June 9th, Buffalo Bill Days list of events. Tri-County Cruisers Car Show at the Annie Oakley Park – Fifth Street Cruise in event Friday evening at 5:00 p.m. at Oakley Motors, 611 S. Freeman.  Car show begins Saturday at … Continue reading

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Buffalo Bill Cultural Center in Oakley, KS

Groundbreaking held May 3rd for the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center Miller Construction out of Goodland was awarded the contract to build the 8,000 sqare foot Buffalo Bill Cultural Center at the site of the twice life-sized Buffalo Bill bronze statue … Continue reading

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The Buffalo Bill Cabin in Oakley for sale

April 20, 2012 To make way for the new Buffalo Bill Cultural Center currently under construction, The Wild West Historical Foundation must sell the cabin.  The cabin has all the amenities of home and is equipped with hookups for all … Continue reading

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New Cultural & Visitor Center in Oakley, Kansas

The Wild West Historical Foundation is pleased to announce the breaking ground for the construction of their new Buffalo Bill Cultural & Visitor Center at the site of the twice life size bronze Buffalo Bill Sculpture in Oakley. The 8,000 … Continue reading

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46th Annual Butterfield Trail Ride

June 2 & 3, 2012 The ride starts in Russell Springs both days.  Saturday’s ride starts at 1:00 PM.  Sunday’s ride starts at 9:00 AM.  Horse-drawn vehicles, horses, riders, and hikers will cover the wide-open spaces along the Butterfield Trail … Continue reading

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1st Annual Evil Twin Fun Run & Walk

  The Logan County Healthcare Foundation & The Logan County Rehabilitation & Wellness Center 1st Annual “Evil Twin Fun Run & Walk” 10K, 5K & 1Mile Saturday, June 2, 2012 Come for the fun – join the run/walk, in Oakley, … Continue reading

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