FOCUS ON THE BYWAY - PHOTO CONTEST
The Wetlands & Wildlife National Scenic Byway is a 77-mile scenic route through central Kansas which is made up of 7 communities and 3 wetlands of international importance. “Focus on the Byway” photo contest will be used to promote this byway region as a preferred travel destination by showing great visitor experiences and opportunities. Visit the contest page for information of the categories, detailed guidelines, and prizes! All entries must be submitted through the contest page .
View the winning photos for the second quarter on the contest page by clicking here .For fun byway facts, story ideas, and more, click here .
Holiday Parade and Festival November 29, 2014, 5:30pm 1400 Main Street Ring in the season with the annual holiday parade, tree lighting, ice skating, santa world, refreshments, and more!
Santas Workshop December 1, 2014 1214 Stone Street Get crafty with the kids!
Holiday Quilts and Trees at the Shafer November 10 - December 20, 2014 245 NE 30 Road Festive holiday quilt exhibit will put you in the Christmas spirit!
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There are definitely four seasons in Kansas, and Great Bend celebrates each of them with special events and community traditions. Click on the links below to learn more about enjoying the magic of the holiday season, taking advantage of the great hunting opportunities the area offers, and read about the current activity in the marshes of Cheyenne Bottoms.
Holiday Calendar of Events
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