Calendar of Events

From sporting events to live plays, art exhibits to nature experiences, there is always something to see and do here! Mark your calendars with all the fun happening in Great Bend!

Saturday, November 25, 2017 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Location: Participating Retail Stores
WE ARE SO EXCITED about this months Holiday Hometown Rewards Promotion Don't forget to reward yourself as you SHOP LOCAL this month We want to give you some money back for supporting them Be sure to take part in all the fun
Saturday, November 25, 2017 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: Participating Retail Stores
This November, the City of Great Bend is working with dozens of local businesses in a promotional campaign known as Explore Great Bend Month which presents the best of everything the city has to offer.Details: Every Saturday
Saturday, November 25, 2017 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Participating Retail Stores
Sample cookies from 16 participating business locations and vote for the best cookies in town.
Saturday, November 25, 2017 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Great Bend
The Mayors tree lighting will be at 6:15pm. After the parade festivities include living nativity portraits, visits from Santa, free horse wagon rides, train rides, and free hot dogs and funnel cakes.
Monday, November 27, 2017 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
For more information contact Barton County Historical Society Museum & Village at 620-793-5125.
Monday, November 27, 2017 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Barton County Historical Society
Program meeting featuring Robert Yarmer, who will discuss Merchants of Ellinwood
Friday, December 1, 2017 10:00 AM to Sunday, December 24, 2017 8:00 PM
Location: Participating Retail Stores
Explore Great Bend Shop, Play and StaySHOP LOCAL this month We want to give you some money back for supporting them Be sure to take part in all the fun
Sunday, December 3, 2017 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Flavored Celebrations
Xi Delta Upsilon is again hosting the Holiday Dcor on Sunday, December 3rd from 2 to 4 at Flavored Celebrations at 1315 Stone in Great Bend, KS. Donations will be taken at the door as well as the opportunity to win a centerpiece from Kustom Floors for local charities.
Thursday, February 22, 2018 7:30 PM to Saturday, February 24, 2018 9:30 PM
Location: Crest Theater
Great Bend Community Theater Presents Death Trap by Ira Levin.Tickets 12
Sunday, February 25, 2018 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Crest Theater
Great Bend Community Theater Presents Death Trap by Ira Levin.Tickets $12