2024 SCHEDULE

 7:00 am, Jul 23

DODGE CITY GLOBE MEDALLION HUNT

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The Dodge City Globe once again presents the long-awaited and anticipated Medallion Hunt. The hunt begins when the first clue appears in the Dodge City Globe on Tuesday, July 23rd then daily on dodgeglobe.com and in the Dodge City Globe on its publishing days of Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Interpret the clues, find the medallion, and turn it in for a $500.00 cash reward. Clues will also be available at the Dodge City Globe office and posted on the front door. For more information, contact the Dodge City Globe at (620) 471-8001. Our office is now located at 2601 Central Ave., LL28.

 5:00 pm, Jul 25
 Depot Theater

DODGE CITY DAYS KICKOFF BROUGHT TO YOU BY IDEATEK

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Gather your friends and get the party started at the Dodge City Days "Official Kick-Off". Come help us say thank you to all of the sponsors that make this great festival possible. Enjoy entertainment by Miss Kitty and her Can-Can Dancers. Cash bar and light hors d'oeuvres will be served. Additionally, we will present the annual Bronco Buster Award to the 2024 recipient. $15/person with Lapel Pin. Reservations are required and can be made by calling the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce (620) 227-3119 or register online at dodgecitydays.org.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 - Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 5:00 pm, Jul 26

FINAL FRIDAY

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Downtown Dodge City invites you to come out and experience Final Friday! This event highlights Dodge City's historical sites, fine art centers, entertainment venues and restaurants. Come for a stroll downtown and take the Final Friday tour and visit the organizations of your choice featuring: fine art, entertainment, activities, wine, craft cocktails, coffee, and hors d'oeuvres. This event is free to the public. Follow Final Friday on Facebook at facebook.com/dodgecityfinalfriday for details, updates and participating locations.

 5:00 pm, Jul 26
 Wright Park

THE LITTLE SMOKIES KIDS-Q COMPETITION BROUGHT TO YOU BY SUTHERLANDS

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Come see our littlest barbeque enthusiasts show off their culinary skills at the Dodge City Days Little Smokies Kids-Q Competition brought to you by Sutherlands! These Little Smokies will compete for bragging rights, CASH, and fabulous prizes! For more information or to enter the competition (ages 6-15), contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, visit dodgecitydays.org, or email dcdays@dodgechamber.com.

 6:30 pm, Jul 26
 Boot Hill Museum

BOOT HILL BULL FRY & BASH

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Join your friends at the 21st Annual Bull Fry and Bash at Boot Hill Museum as they kick off Dodge City Days with a great meal of calf fries, pulled pork, baked beans and other fixins'. Tea, Water and Pepsi products are included. Alcohol is sold separately. Tickets are $16.00 with Dodge City Days Lapel Pin, $19 without. Children 10 and under are $10 with Dodge City Days Lapel Pin, $11 without. Event shirts will be available to purchase in the gift shop. For more information contact Boot Hill Museum at (620)227-8188 or visit boothill.org.

 7:00 pm, Jul 26
 Depot Theater

ELVIS ROCK'N REMEMBER

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"Elvis" is coming to the Depot Theater for one night only! Joseph Hall has been paying tribute to the legacy of Elvis Presley since 2006. He starred on NBC’s America’s Got Talent in 2008, making 6 TV appearances, viewed by more than 90 million people and placing as one of the top 10 finalists. You won't want to miss this hip shaking show at the Depot. One night only!
Tickets are 40 dollars, and can be purchased online at Depottheater.com, in person at 201 E Wyatt Earp Blvd here in Dodge City, or over the phone at 620-255-1001.

 10:00 pm, Jul 26
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION CONCERT: MATT CASTILLO

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"Cause He's a Cowboy" and a great artist, MATT CASTILLO is kicking off Central Station's Dodge City Days line up! Top that off with our Central Station Dee Jay spinning all the top hits of Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow inside. Look out for the Free Shuttle or call for group pickup.

 6:30 am, Jul 27
 2nd Ave. and Gunsmoke St.

DODGE CITY DAYS 5K & 1 MILE SHOOTOUT

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Come participate in a 5K and 1-mile run/walk before the Dodge City Days Western Parade. The entry fee, if received by July 22nd is $20.00 (entry fee covers both races). After July 22nd the entry fee will be $25.00. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m., the 5K race starts at 7:30 a.m. and the mile race begins at 9:00 a.m. For entry forms call (620) 253-9776, email bolmer@cox.net.

 7:30 am, Jul 27
 Mariah Hills Golf Course

LEWIS AUTOMOTIVE TWO-MAN MGA GOLF TOURNAMENT

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This is a two-man tournament hosted by Lewis Automotive Group. The format is nine-hole best ball and nine-hole scramble. To register your team, please contact Mariah Hills Pro Shop at (620) 225-8182.

 9:30 am, Jul 27

DODGE CITY DAYS WESTERN PARADE

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We present to you the 64th Dodge City Days Western Parade. Our theme this year is ROOTED IN THE LEGACY and promises to make for great floats sponsored by local businesses and clubs. To participate in the parade, contact the Dodge City Chapter of Ambucs at (620) 339-0194. Entry fee required. Please note the staging location: Soule Street will be closed from 6th Street to Central Avenue. Parade line up will begin at 7:00 a.m. at 6th Street and Soule. Awards will be posted on the dodgecitydays.org website and prizes will be available to pick up at the Chamber Office on Monday, August 12th. Check out the parade route found on the map included.

 10:00 am, Jul 27
 Boot Hill Distillery

BOOT HILL DISTILLERY BLOODY MARY JAZZ BRUNCH

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Held both Saturday mornings during Dodge City Days, Boot Hill Distillery will offer a Bloody Mary Jazz Brunch with the most extravagant Bloody Mary in town and jazz by local artists. For the cost of the cocktail, patrons can choose from a variety of meats, vegetables, and other add - ons for their Bloody Mary. Come on down to the distillery after the parade and cattle drive for a fun, family friendly event. Kids are welcome and non-alcoholic options are available.

 10:00 am, Jul 27
 Wright Park

THE CENTERA BANK BACKYARD BBQ CONTEST

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The Centera Bank Backyard BBQ Contest is open to all the backyard chefs that think they have what it takes to take home the win. Follow your nose to Wright Park to see who will take home the prize for the best Meats, Sweats & Sides! Thank you to the gracious event sponsors: Pepsi & Q-97, Z-98 and La Ke Buena. Participants will prepare food for judges only. For rules and more information go to dodgecitydays.org, Dodge City Days App, or contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce by calling (620) 227-3119, or email dcdays@dodgechamber.com. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park. Please leave your pets at home.

 10:00 am, Jul 27
 Wright Park

THE NATIONAL BEEF SMOKIN' SADDLES OFFICIAL BBQ CONTEST - DOUBLE HEADER

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The 2024 National Beef Smokin’ Saddles Barbeque Contest is sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS), Oklahoma Barbeque Society (OKBS), and the Rocky Mountain Barbeque Association (RMBBQA). This official cook-off is entering its 35th year as the best BBQ contest in Southwest Kansas! Come see world famous Pitmasters compete for over $20,000 awarded in cash and prizes! Event Sponsors include, Wil Fischer Distributing of Dodge City, Nor-Am Cold Storage and Village Square Mall. For more information or to sign up to compete, contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com or visit dodgecitydays.org. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park. Please leave your pets at home.

 11:00 am, Jul 27
 Wright Park

HILMAR CHEESE PUBLIC CHEESEBURGER FEED

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Back in Wright Park is the Hilmar Cheese Public Cheeseburger Feed! Bring your family down after the parade for a free cheeseburger! Event sponsors include National Beef & VVS Canteen Cafeteria, Black Hills Energy, Victory Electric and Valley State Bank! While supplies last, one cheeseburger per person. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park. Please leave your pets at home.

 11:00 am, Jul 27
 Wright Park

PARTY IN THE PARK BROUGHT TO YOU BY WIL FISCHER

Family Fun

Grab your friends and family and come down to Wright Park for PARTY IN THE PARK, brought to you by Wil Fischer! Grab a FREE Cheeseburger from Hilmar Cheese, an ice cold beer from the beer garden or fresh squeezed lemonade and settle in for a fun day of entertainment! Sing along to your favorite songs from Elvis to George Strait performed by the outstanding band: Rebel Outlaw! At Noon we celebrate The Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau Third Annual Whisker Roundup to name Dodge City's Mr. Mustache for the year 2024/2025. Winner receives bragging rights, has their cookie duster immortalized on the CVB's mustache fan, and receives a prize package of mustache maintenance and care products. It will be held during the National Day of the Cowboy celebration on July 27. Stick around for a performance by Sunflower Dance Academy around 1:30. For more information go to dodgecitydays.org, Dodge City Days App. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 5:00 pm, Jul 27
 Dodge City Raceway Park

DODGE CITY RACEWAY PARK

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Come out and see all the area's best drivers and teams compete for the title at your Premier Kansas Dirt Track at the Jerry Soderberg Memorial Classic. Admission prices will be $10 for adults 12 and under are free. Spend the weekend in Dodge City and help support your local dirt track. Gates open at 5pm Racing starts at 7:30pm.See you at the races!!!

 7:30 pm, Jul 27
 United Wireless Arena

DILLION CARMICHAEL, JACKSON DEAN & GABBY BARRETT IN CONCERT AT THE UNITED WIRELESS ARENA

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The United Wireless Arena is excited to be the official host of the Dodge City Days Concert! Kicking off Dodge City Days are three hot artists, one wild card concert: Dillon Carmichael, Jackson Dean, and Gabby Barrett!. Tickets are currently on sale online at Ticketmaster.com or in person at the United Wireless Arena Box Office. For more information call (620) 371-7390 and/or visit www.unitedwirelessarena.com. Make sure to follow us on Facebook!

 10:00 pm, Jul 27
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION OUTSIDE CONCERT: PARAMOUNT

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PARAMOUNT, The 80's rock band! While you're jamming to these great bands OUTSIDE, don't forget to step inside to listen to our Dee Jay spinning all the Great Hits. For advance ticket information call 620-225-1176. Look out for the Free Shuttle or call for group pickup.

 11:00 pm, Jul 27
 Boot Hill Casino & Resort

OFF ROAD ADVENTURE GIVEAWAY AT BOOT HILL CASINO

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Visit Boot Hill Casino for your chance to win a brand-new Polaris® vehicle during the Off Road Adventure Giveaway during Dodge City Days! Get a free entry every day with your Club Fun card. For more details, visit BootHillCasino.com. Must be 21 to enter. Giveaway dates are Saturday, 7/27/27, Friday, 8/2/24 and Saturday, 8/3/24.

 7:30 am, Jul 28
 Mariah Hills Golf Course

LEWIS AUTOMOTIVE TWO-MAN MGA GOLF TOURNAMENT

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This is a two-man tournament hosted by Lewis Automotive Group. The format is nine-hole best ball and nine-hole scramble. To register your team, please contact Mariah Hills Pro Shop at (620) 225-8182.

 10:00 am, Jul 28
 Wright Park

THE NATIONAL BEEF SMOKIN' SADDLES OFFICIAL BBQ CONTEST - DOUBLE HEADER DAY 2

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The 2024 National Beef Smokin' Saddles Barbeque Contest is sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS), Oklahoma Barbeque Society (OKBS), and the Rocky Mountain Barbeque Association (RMBBQA). This official cook-off is entering its 35th year as the best BBQ contest in Southwest Kansas! Come see world famous Pitmasters compete for over $20,000 awarded in cash and prizes! Event Sponsors include, Wil Fischer Distributing of Dodge City and Village Square Mall. For more information or to sign up to compete, contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com or visit dodgecitydays.org. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park. Please leave your pets at home.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 3:00 pm, Jul 28
 Village Square Mall

7TH ANNUAL DODGE CITY DOLLS PAGEANT

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This pageant is for girls ages 0-13 years old. Talent show, fashion show from local stores and boutiques and live performances. Entry to the show is a lapel pin, if you want a seat you can purchase tickets online. Find details and links on our fb page @dodgecitydolls the beautiful Baby Contest, and Miss popularity contest cash prizes!! See who is crowned LIL MISS DODGE CITY. Contact:Kiesha Carmona (620)253-7105 freshstartwithkiesha@yahoo.com or reg online.

 5:00 pm, Jul 28
 Dodge City Civic Center

S.K.I.L.L PRESENTS: AT TRAILS END LIVE PRO WRESTLING/ LUCHA LIBRE

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Embrace the tradition with Southwest Kansas Independent Lucha Libre as you experience highly flying, non stop action featuring local independent wrestlers from Kansas, Colorado, Texas, and Mexico! Come watch Dodge City's own Chanclador Angel de Paz and Bruiserdor Violencia fight to protect the Aztec chancla! Featuring a special appearance by King Arez Strange, a professional luchador from Mexico that has wrestled in all the big lucha libre companies such as C.M.L.L and Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide! Tickets will be available online at www.skillluchapro.com or in person the day of the event! Come by the day of the event with your Dodge City Days Pin and get $5 off your general Admission ticket or use discount code ArezXChanclas online! For more information call 620-255-6732 or message us on Facebook at Southwest Kansas Independent Lucha Libre!

 9:00 am, Jul 29
 Landmark National Bank

LANDMARK NATIONAL BANK ART SHOW

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Landmark National Bank invites the public to attend the 31st Annual Landmark National Bank Art Show. This year’s art show exhibits the work of oil painter David Vollbracht. David is a life-long resident of Kansas – growing up near Grinnell. Now residing in Medicine Lodge, David’s inspirations come from the varied landscapes of the Kansas prairies and Rocky Mountains. In 2024, David was awarded the Wet Paint Award of Excellence from the Oil Painters of America. Admission is free. For further information about the art show, call (620) 227-8111.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 8:00 am, Jul 30
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

PRCA STEER ROPING

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The fun begins at 8:00 a.m. with two rounds of slack as the competitors do their best to gain a top spot in the contest. Most of the world’s best steer ropers will be in attendance. Admission is free to all Dodge City Roundup slack events. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events contact (620) 225-2244.

 9:00 am, Jul 30
 Landmark National Bank

LANDMARK NATIONAL BANK ART SHOW

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Landmark National Bank invites the public to attend the 31st Annual Landmark National Bank Art Show. This year’s art show exhibits the work of oil painter David Vollbracht. David is a life-long resident of Kansas – growing up near Grinnell. Now residing in Medicine Lodge, David’s inspirations come from the varied landscapes of the Kansas prairies and Rocky Mountains. In 2024, David was awarded the Wet Paint Award of Excellence from the Oil Painters of America. Admission is free. For further information about the art show, call (620) 227-8111.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 1:00 pm, Jul 30
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

PRCA STEER ROPING FINAL ROUND AND BUCKLE PRESENTATION

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For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 6:00 pm, Jul 30
 Wright Park

FREDDY'S SALUTE THE TROOPS HAMBURGER FEED AND PATRIOTIC CONCERT

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Come share in a night dedicated to those that serve in the armed forces of this great country! This evening will be filled with patriotism in honor of the red, white, and blue. Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will be hosting the annual hamburger feed in the park. The first 1000 people get a steakburger or hotdog and a Pepsi courtesy of Freddy's and Pepsi. The Dodge City Municipal Cowboy Band will entertain you with patriotic music beginning at 6:30 p.m. A Dodge City Days lapel pin is required to attend. For more information, contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com, or visit dodgecitydays.org.

 6:30 pm, Jul 30
 Don Taco Cowtown

LIV'S CREATIVE ESCAPES PAINT AND SIP

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A chance to unwind, have a drink, and a laugh with a great group of people while getting a little art therapy. No experience or talent required. All supplies included. All events are 18+. Tickets must be purchased in advance at livscreativeescapes.com. So escape the heat at Don Taco Cowtown and make a Dodge City Days masterpiece of your own!

 7:45 pm, Jul 30
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

PRCA XTREME BULL RIDING

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The PRCA Xtreme Bulls tour showcases the top PRCA bull riders as they test themselves against some of the best bucking bulls in the country! This exciting event will feature 40 riders, competing for prize money and the championship buckle. Tickets bought in advance are $25.00 for general admission, $30.00 for reserved. All tickets are $3.00 more on the day of the event. For ticket information, call 1-866-DCRODEO or (620) 225-2244, or visit dodgecityroundup.org.

 10:00 pm, Jul 30
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION INDOOR CONCERT: WES COSSMAN BAND

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The music won't stop here at Central Station! Come in and enjoy some live music with WES COSSMAN BAND. "No cover charge Tuesday". Look for the Free Shuttle from the Rodeo Grounds.

 6:30 am, Jul 31
 Boot Hill Museum

FIDELITY STATE BANK CHUCKWAGON BREAKFAST

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Fidelity State Bank & Trust Co. (Member FDIC) is proud to host the Chuckwagon Breakfast for the 40th year. Our team will prepare and serve guests from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Come enjoy scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, orange drink or milk and all the coffee you can drink! Music will be provided by Barry Ward. Tickets are $3.00.

 8:00 am, Jul 31
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

SLACK (WPRA) FOLLOWED BY PRCA SLACK

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Free admission to all slack events. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 9:00 am, Jul 31
 Landmark National Bank

LANDMARK NATIONAL BANK ART SHOW

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Landmark National Bank invites the public to attend the 31st Annual Landmark National Bank Art Show. This year’s art show exhibits the work of oil painter David Vollbracht. David is a life-long resident of Kansas – growing up near Grinnell. Now residing in Medicine Lodge, David’s inspirations come from the varied landscapes of the Kansas prairies and Rocky Mountains. In 2024, David was awarded the Wet Paint Award of Excellence from the Oil Painters of America. Admission is free. For further information about the art show, call (620) 227-8111.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 2:00 pm, Jul 31
 Boot Hill Museum

"HAMILTON "HAM" BELL" PRESENTED BY KEITH WONDRA, CURATOR AT THE BOOT HILL MUSEUM

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On April 4, 1947 Hamilton "Ham" Bell passed away. According to his obituary he was one of the most important men who lived in early Dodge City. Boot Hill Museum curator Keith Wondra will talk about the life of this Dodge City pioneer. This presentation coincides with a temporary exhibit on the life of Ham Bell. Come and grab a coffee or even a sarsaparilla and help celebrate Ham's 171st birthday.

 5:30 pm, Jul 31

THE LAST RANCHER BOOK LAUNCH AT BOOT HILL DISTILLERY

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Join us at Boot Hill Distillery on Wednesday, July 31, for the southwest Kansas launch of The Last Rancher, a contemporary western by award-winning author and Dodge City native Robert Rebein. Robert will read from the novel, answer questions about its setting in contemporary Dodge City, and sign copies of the newly released first edition. Show your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin and earn a 20% discount on the novel. There is no cost to attend the event. For more information, contact the Distillery at (620) 371-6309 or visit the author’s website at www.robertrebein.com.

 6:00 pm, Jul 31
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

WOMEN'S CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAMBURGER FEED

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A great night of rodeo just got better...how about dinner and a drink for $4? Your Wednesday night rodeo ticket and $4 gets the best burger in town. Sponsored by Dodge City Area Women's Chamber of Commerce, Pepsi, Hiland Dairy and Cargill. (Must have rodeo ticket to attend hamburger feed.)

 7:45 pm, Jul 31
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

DODGE CITY ROUNDUP PRCA RODEO/KANSAS DRIVE TO ZERO FAMILY NIGHT/FIREWORK DISPLAY

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Dodge City RoundUp PRCA Rodeo – an NFR Playoff Series/ Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame Rodeo is one of the highlights of the entire festival. Five nights of nonstop action makes the rodeo the place to be! PRCA Award winning clown, John Harrison will entertain you each night throughout the rodeo. Sonic Mutton Bustin’ qualifiers will be competing nightly with the finals Sunday night. Tickets purchased in advance run from $17.00 to $31.00 Wednesday and Thursday, and $20.00 to $34.00 Friday through Sunday. All tickets are $3.00 more on the day of the event. Children’s prices and accessible seating for disabled people are available. For ticket information call 1-866-DCRODEO, (620) 225-2244 or order online at www.dodgecityroundup.org. Browse the many vendor booths before the rodeo and enjoy live musical entertainment before and after the rodeo nightly! Fireworks will immediately follow the Wednesday night performance only, weather permitting, sponsored by Conant Construction!

 10:00 pm, Jul 31
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION OUTDOOR CONCERT: DAKOTA MURILLO

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OVERALLs NIGHT may come and go but true friends will last forever! Watching DAKOTA MURILLO perform in his overalls, brought back memories of a great man lost but not forgotten. Let's pay tribute to our dear friend John Herrmann aka BIG JOHN! Wear your overalls for a chance to win free tickets to the next Central Station Concert. Look for the Free Shuttle from the Rodeo Grounds!

 8:00 am, Aug 01
 Ford County Fairgrounds

MISS RODEO KANSAS & TEEN HORSEMANSHIP COMPETITION

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Miss Rodeo Kansas/Teen Pageant contestants are hard at work beginning at 8:00 a.m. Come watch the ladies show off their horsemanship skills! No admission charge. For more information, contact Katera Kemp at (785) 443-001

 8:00 am, Aug 01
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

SLACK (WPRA) FOLLOWED BY PRCA SLACK

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Free admission to all slack events. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 9:00 am, Aug 01
 Landmark National Bank

LANDMARK NATIONAL BANK ART SHOW

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Landmark National Bank invites the public to attend the 31st Annual Landmark National Bank Art Show. This year’s art show exhibits the work of oil painter David Vollbracht. David is a life-long resident of Kansas – growing up near Grinnell. Now residing in Medicine Lodge, David’s inspirations come from the varied landscapes of the Kansas prairies and Rocky Mountains. In 2024, David was awarded the Wet Paint Award of Excellence from the Oil Painters of America. Admission is free. For further information about the art show, call (620) 227-8111.

 11:00 am, Aug 01
 Wright Park

MISS RODEO KANSAS QUEEN & TEEN CONTESTANTS AT WRIGHT PARK

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Come meet the Miss Rodeo Kansas Queen and Teen Contestants as they participate in the Wacky Trike Races and sign autographs. For more information, contact Katera Kemp at (785) 443-0018

 11:00 am, Aug 01
 Wright Park

PEPSI DOG DAY AFTERNOON

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The 2024 Wacky Trike races, sponsored by Pepsi, are back and more competitive than ever! Come and watch corporate teams race against each other on these crazy, zany, adult-sized trikes. See who will win bragging rights and the traveling trophy for the year to come. Pepsi will be serving up the hot dogs, chips, and Pepsi for only $1.00! There will be food, fun, and music sponsored by Q-97, Z-98, and La Ke Buena. Teams must register to compete. For more information or to sign up your team, contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com, or visit dodgecitydays.org.

 12:30 pm, Aug 01
 McDonald's Restaurant

MISS RODEO KANSAS QUEEN & TEEN CONTESTANTS AT THE (SOUTH) McDONALD'S

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Come have lunch at McDonald's with the Miss Rodeo Kansas Queen & Teen Contestants and visiting royalty and sign autographs. For more information, contact Katera Kemp at (785) 443-0018.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 2:00 pm, Aug 01
 Boot Hill Museum

FIVE FLAGS DOCUMENTARY PREMIERE & PANEL DISCUSSION

Education

Come enjoy the world premiere of the Dodge City Five Flags Documentary and learn the story of how Dodge City was governed by the countries of Spain, France, Mexico, the Republic of Texas and the United States. Following the short film, hear from a panel of local experts on this unique piece of our country's history. The event is sponsored by Humanities Kansas and made possible by the City of Dodge City Cultural Relations Advisory Board, DC3, Main Street Dodge City and Boot Hill Museum.

 6:00 pm, Aug 01
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

NATIONAL BEEF/WOMEN’S CHAMBER & PEPSI NIGHT

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With your Thursday night rodeo ticket, enjoy a delicious taco, chips and Pepsi for $5.00! All proceeds are donated to the Dodge City Women’s Chamber to support their community and scholarship projects. Tickets may be purchased at the event. Sponsored by NATIONAL BEEF.

 7:00 pm, Aug 01
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

DODGE CITY ROUNDUP PRCA RODEO – AN NFR PLAYOFF SERIES AND PRO RODEO HALL OF FAME RODEO

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Dodge City RoundUp PRCA Rodeo – an NFR Playoff Series/ Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame Rodeo is one of the highlights of the entire festival. Five nights of nonstop action makes the rodeo the place to be! PRCA Award winning clown, John Harrison will entertain you each night throughout the rodeo. Sonic Mutton Bustin’ qualifiers will be competing nightly with the finals Sunday night. Tickets purchased in advance run from $17.00 to $31.00 Wednesday and Thursday, and $20.00 to $34.00 Friday through Sunday. All tickets are $3.00 more on the day of the event. Children’s prices and accessible seating for disabled people are available. For ticket information call 1-866-DCRODEO, (620) 225-2244 or order online at www.dodgecityroundup.org. Browse the many vendor booths before the rodeo and enjoy live musical entertainment before and after the rodeo nightly!

 10:00 pm, Aug 01
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION OUTDOOR CONCERT: MATT STELL

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"If I was a bar" I would bring MATT STELL to Dodge City! He will be singing his No#1 hit "I Pray for You" and many more great hits with special guest, Hallie Kearns. For advance ticket information call 620- 225-1176. Look for the Free Shuttle from the Rodeo Grounds.

 7:00 am, Aug 02
 Dodge City Country Club

DODGE CITY ROUNDUP "COWBOY CLASSIC" GOLF TOURNAMENT

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Dodge City Roundup, Inc. is sponsoring their annual “Cowboy Classic” Golf Tournament. Registration and breakfast open at 7:00 a.m. The tournament is a six-person scramble format and begins with a shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. The awards luncheon will start at 12:30 p.m. and belt buckles will be awarded to the winning teams in each flight. PRCA contestant entry fee is $65.00. Individual entry fee is $175.00. Entries are limited. For more information or to enter, please contact Brian Bertelsen at (620) 338-6839.

 8:00 am, Aug 02
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

SLACK (WPRA) FOLLOWED BY PRCA SLACK

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Free admission to all slack events. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 9:00 am, Aug 02
 Landmark National Bank

LANDMARK NATIONAL BANK ART SHOW

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 11:00 am, Aug 02
 Freddy's Restaurant

MISS RODEO KANSAS & TEEN CONTESTANTS LUNCH AT FREDDY'S

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Come have lunch at Freddy's with the Miss Rodeo Kansas Queen & Teen Contestants and visiting royalty and sign autographs. For more information, contact Katera Kemp at (785) 443-0018.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 2:00 pm, Aug 02
 Boot Hill Museum

MISS RODEO KANSAS & TEEN SPEECH COMPETITION

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Listen as the cowgirls deliver their speeches and answer impromptu questions. This gives you an opportunity to visit with the cowgirls and learn more about each of them. They will be on-hand to answer questions about themselves and the competition and sign autographs. For more information, contact Katera Kemp at (785) 443-0018.

 3:00 pm, Aug 02
 Dodge City Civic Center

DODGE CITY DAYS ARTS & CRAFT SHOW

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Beat the heat and bring your family to the Dodge City Civic Center and browse through all of the booths filled with unique arts and crafts. Vendors from all over the United States will be showcasing their goods for 3 full days! Show Times:
Friday, August 2nd, 3PM – 8PM | Saturday, August 3rd, 9AM – 6PM | Sunday, August 4th, 12PM – 4PM. For more information go to dodgecitydays.org, email dcdays@dodgechamber.com or call (620) 227-3119.

BOOT HILL CASINO SAFE RIDE SHUTTLE

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Free Safe Rides to and from Boot Hill Casino to Roundup Rodeo. Load up on a comfortable Village Travel coach bus at Boot Hill Casino to visit Roundup Rodeo. Shuttle service will be provided from 6PM to 10:30PM on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (8/2-8/4).

 6:00 pm, Aug 02
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

CARGILL BARBECUE

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With your Friday night rodeo ticket, you can enjoy delicious brisket, beans, roasted corn, and a drink for $5.00! All proceeds are donated back to Dodge City Roundup Rodeo to help support the youth events. Tickets may be purchased at the feed the night of the event. For more information on all DC Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 7:45 pm, Aug 02
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

DODGE CITY ROUNDUP PRCA RODEO / AMERICAN PRIDE NIGHT

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Join us as we salute our men and women in public service! Show your American pride by wearing red, white and blue. Dodge City RoundUp PRCA Rodeo – an NFR Playoff Series/ Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame Rodeo is one of the highlights of the entire festival. Five nights of nonstop action makes the rodeo the place to be! PRCA Award winning clown, John Harrison will entertain you each night throughout the rodeo. Sonic Mutton Bustin’ qualifiers will be competing nightly with the finals Sunday night. Tickets purchased in advance run from $17.00 to $31.00 Wednesday and Thursday, and $20.00 to $34.00 Friday through Sunday. All tickets are $3.00 more on the day of the event. Children’s prices and accessible seating for disabled people are available. For ticket information call 1-866-DCRODEO, (620) 225-2244 or order online at www.dodgecityroundup.org. Browse the many vendor booths before the rodeo and enjoy live musical entertainment before and after the rodeo nightly!

 10:00 pm, Aug 02
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION CONCERT: KIN FAUX

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KIN FAUX is back to Central Station after a show stomping' performance last year! Hoping for "Sunny and 72" when these guys come visit with special guest Savanna Chestnut. Even more music inside with our amazing Dee Jay. For advance ticket information call 620-225-1176. Look for the Free Shuttle from the Rodeo Grounds.

 11:00 pm, Aug 02
 Boot Hill Casino & Resort

OFF ROAD ADVENTURE GIVEAWAY AT BOOT HILL CASINO

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Visit Boot Hill Casino for your chance to win a brand-new Polaris® vehicle during the Off Road Adventure Giveaway during Dodge City Days! Get a free entry every day with your Club Fun card. For more details, visit BootHillCasino.com. Must be 21 to enter. Giveaway dates are Saturday, 7/27/27, Friday, 8/2/24 and Saturday, 8/3/24.

 8:00 am, Aug 03
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

SLACK (WPRA) FOLLOWED BY PRCA SLACK

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Free admission to all slack events. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 9:00 am, Aug 03
 Wyatt Earp Blvd.

THE LONGHORN CATTLE DRIVE BROUGHT TO YOU BY BOOT HILL CASINO & RESORT AND THE DODGE CITY CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU

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Don’t miss your chance to relive history at The Longhorn Cattle Drive brought to you by Boot Hill Casino & Resort, The Dodge City Convention and Visitors Bureau, Long’s, Hi Plains Feed LLC, Roto-Mix & Grain Belt Express - Invenergy. Watch the majestic longhorn cattle flood Wyatt Earp Blvd. Come early and get a front-row seat as longhorn cattle are driven through the streets of Dodge City – just like the cowboys did in the 1800s! Join us and watch history come alive. Check out this year’s route on the map included.

 10:00 am, Aug 03
 Boot Hill Distillery

BOOT HILL DISTILLERY BLOODY MARY JAZZ BRUNCH

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Held both Saturday mornings during Dodge City Days, Boot Hill Distillery will offer a Bloody Mary Jazz Brunch with the most extravagant Bloody Mary in town and jazz by local artists. For the cost of the cocktail, patrons can choose from a variety of meats, vegetables, and other add - ons for their Bloody Mary. Come on down to the distillery after the parade and cattle drive for a fun, family friendly event. Kids are welcome and non-alcoholic options are available.

 10:00 am, Aug 03
 Dodge City Civic Center

DODGE CITY DAYS ARTS & CRAFT SHOW

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Beat the heat and bring your family to the Dodge City Civic Center and browse through all of the booths filled with unique arts and crafts. Vendors from all over the United States will be showcasing their goods for 3 full days! Show Times: Friday, August 2nd, 3PM – 8PM | Saturday, August 3rd, 9AM – 6PM | Sunday, August 4th, 12PM – 4PM. For more information go to dodgecitydays.org, email dcdays@dodgechamber.com or call (620) 227-3119.

 10:00 am, Aug 03
 Wright Park

GIBSON'S PHARMACY DODGE CITY DAYS CLASSIC CAR SHOW

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Do you like strolling back through time and looking at classic cars? Then come to the 2024 Dodge City Days Classic Car Show sponsored by Gibson’s Pharmacy, Hyundai of Dodge City, Q-97, Z-98, and La Ke Buena! View beautiful automobile masterpieces and cast your vote for the People’s Choice Award. So, come on down! For more information or to enter one of your fabulous cars, contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com, or visit dodgecitydays.org. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park.
NO CARS WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE PARK AFTER 9:30AM - NO EXCEPTIONS

 10:00 am, Aug 03
 Wright Park

TOUCH-A-TRUCK BROUGHT TO YOU BY BUILDING SOLUTIONS

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Come down to Wright Park and see all the trucks and vehicles on display for children and families to tour and touch! Touch-A-Truck brought to you by Building Solutions, takes place during the Classic Car Show from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Tour large utility vehicles, ask questions, and have fun! For more information or to enter your large utility vehicle for the event, contact the Dodge City Area Chamber Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com, or visit dodgecitydays.org. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park.
NO VEHICLES WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE PARK AFTER 9:30AM - NO EXCEPTIONS

 10:30 am, Aug 03
 Boot Hill Museum

WESTERN CATTLE TRAIL PRESENTATION

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The Dodge City Chapter of the Western Cattle Trail Association is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Western Cattle Trail that made Dodge City a legend. Join us after the cattle drive at Boot Hill Museum to hear Curator, Keith Wondra, present on Dodge City, 1874, the Western Cattle Trail.

 11:30 am, Aug 03
 Boot Hill Casino & Resort

MISS RODEO KANSAS & TEEN PAGEANT STYLE SHOW/CORONATION

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Enjoy a style show with Miss Rodeo Kansas & Teen Pageant contestants as they showcase the 61st Anniversary of the Miss Rodeo Kansas Pageant. Following the Style Show will be the coronation of the 2025 Miss Rodeo Kansas & Miss Teen Rodeo Kansas. Admission will be charged. For reservations and questions, please contact Katera Kemp at (785) 443-0018.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

BOOT HILL CASINO SAFE RIDE SHUTTLE

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Free Safe Rides to and from Boot Hill Casino to Roundup Rodeo. Load up on a comfortable Village Travel coach bus at Boot Hill Casino to visit Roundup Rodeo. Shuttle service will be provided from 6PM to 10:30PM on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (8/2-8/4).

 7:45 pm, Aug 03
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

DODGE CITY ROUNDUP PRCA RODEO / TOUGH ENOUGH TO WEAR PINK

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Rodeos across the nation participate in the Wrangler Tough Enough To Wear Pink (TETWP) campaign to show their support for cancer awareness. Everyone attending the rodeo is encouraged to wear pink. There will be pink items available for purchase. We’ll be passing around pink cowboy hats through the stands for donations. Through sponsor contributions and local support of pink items purchased, we hope to exceed last year’s amount of over $25,000.00 raised. All proceeds go directly to provide assistance to cancer patients in our area. See Wednesday’s (July 31) description for more details and ticket information. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events contact (620) 225-2244.

 10:00 pm, Aug 03
 Central Station

CENTRAL STATION OUTDOOR CONCERT: FRANK RAY

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“We Got Em!” FRANK RAY! There is no better place to spend your summer nights, than listening to Frank singing all his hits like “Country’d Look Good on You!”, “Big Fan” and much more! Enjoy the show outside or step inside to listen to our Dee Jay spinning all the Great Hits! For advance ticket information call 620-225-1176. Look for the Free Shuttle from the Rodeo Grounds.

 11:00 pm, Aug 03
 Boot Hill Casino & Resort

OFF ROAD ADVENTURE GIVEAWAY AT BOOT HILL CASINO

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Visit Boot Hill Casino for your chance to win a brand-new Polaris® vehicle during the Off Road Adventure Giveaway during Dodge City Days! Get a free entry every day with your Club Fun card. For more details, visit BootHillCasino.com. Must be 21 to enter. Giveaway dates are Saturday, 7/27/27, Friday, 8/2/24 and Saturday, 8/3/24.

 7:00 am, Aug 04
 Mariah Hills Golf Course

DODGE CITY AMBUCS GOLF TOURNAMENT

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The 40th Annual AMBUCS Golf Tournament is a four-person best ball tournament with tee times beginning at 7:00 a.m. This is open to the general public and you must call Mariah Hills Golf Course (620) 225-8182 for your own tee time. Any paid golfer with a Dodge City Days Lapel Pin on will receive a free gift. For more information, contact Dale Pruett (620) 253-3080) or Merle Kaufman at (620) 338-3593

 7:30 am, Aug 04
 909 North 13th Ave.

HOWARD GOTSCHALL VFW POST 1714 COMMUNITY BREAKFAST

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Howard Gotschall VFW Post 1714 has been a part of Dodge City since the 1950's and is here to support all our veterans of foreign wars and our communities that they live in. Breakfast is served for the community with the objective to raise funds for veterans. For more information, please contact dbriseno12@gmail.com.Receive $1.00 off the purchase fee when you present your 2024 Dodge City Days Lapel Pin.

 10:00 am, Aug 04
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

COWBOY CHURCH

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Cowboy Church will take place with special guest speakers. This event is open to the public. For more information on all Dodge City Roundup PRCA Rodeo events, call (620) 225-2244.

 10:30 am, Aug 04
 I Don't Care Family Restaurant

5TH ANNUAL HIGH NOON CORHOLE TOURNAMNET & SILENT AUCTION

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5th annual High Noon Cornhole Tournament & Silent Auction to benefit the Courtney Tylynn Foundation. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. Bags fly at High Noon with experienced and backyard divisions. Silent auction starts at 11:00 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. For more information contact Denise or Brandi Jo butterflykissesinheaven214@gmail.com

 12:00 pm, Aug 04
 Dodge City Civic Center

DODGE CITY DAYS ARTS & CRAFT SHOW

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Beat the heat and bring your family to the Dodge City Civic Center and browse through all of the booths filled with unique arts and crafts. Vendors from all over the United States will be showcasing their goods for 3 full days! Show Times: Friday, August 2nd, 3PM – 8PM | Saturday, August 3rd, 9AM – 6PM | Sunday, August 4th, 12PM – 4PM. For more information go to dodgecitydays.org, email dcdays@dodgechamber.com or call (620) 227-3119.

FAMILY FUN AT THE LONG BRANCH LAGOON

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Bring your 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin to the Long Branch Lagoon and swim for just $4.00 per person! There is no better way to spend these hot summer days than splashing around at the Long Branch Lagoon. Season passholders will be entered into a drawing each time they attend and show their 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin. Offer only valid during Dodge City Days 2024 (Friday, July 26 – Sunday, August 4). For more information, contact the Long Branch Lagoon at (620) 225-8156.

 1:00 pm, Aug 04
 Wright Park

MCDONALD'S KIDFEST

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Grab the kids! It's time for the 29th Annual McDonald's Kidfest in Wright Park! Kidfest Admission, games, and activities are FREE with your Dodge City Days Lapel Pin. We guarantee your kids will not leave empty-handed! McDonald's donates many wonderful prizes and giveaways. Come join in on the fun! Recommended ages are 4-12 years old. Kidfest event sponsors include Q97, Z98, and La Ke Buena. For more information contact the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce at (620) 227-3119, dcdays@dodgechamber.com, or visit dodgecitydays.org. A 2024 Dodge City Days lapel pin is required for entry into the park. Please leave your pets at home.

 3:00 pm, Aug 04
 United Wireless Arena

DODGE CITY DAYS LAPEL PIN RAFFLE BROUGHT TO YOU BY DIAMOND ROOFING

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DODGE CITY DAYS LAPEL PIN RAFFLE IS BACK! This is your chance to win some quick cash! At exactly 4:00p.m. the Dodge City Days committee will be drawing seven lucky lapel pin numbers to win cold-hard cash! Doors to the arena will open at 3:00p.m. and lapel pins will be sold before the drawing until 3:45p.m. Come early and enjoy the air-conditioning and concessions. There will be one-$1,000 winner, two-$500 winners, and four-$250 winners!
RULES: Each lapel pin (Raffle Ticket) costs $4 and has a sequential identification number listed on the back. The raffle will start promptly at 4:00p.m. You must be present to win. Each lapel pin identification number will be picked at random. There will be exactly 1 minute between each drawing. Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce | Kansas Raffle License Number: RAF00001

BOOT HILL CASINO SAFE RIDE SHUTTLE

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Free Safe Rides to and from Boot Hill Casino to Roundup Rodeo. Load up on a comfortable Village Travel coach bus at Boot Hill Casino to visit Roundup Rodeo. Shuttle service will be provided from 6PM to 10:30PM on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (8/2-8/4).

 7:45 pm, Aug 04
 Dodge City Roundup Arena

DODGE CITY ROUNDUP PRCA RODEO –VICTORY ELECTRIC CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS NIGHT

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Many have said that this performance rivals any performance at the Wrangler National Finals. The top 12 participants in each event go for the top money and the championship buckle. For ticket information call 1-866-DCRODEO, (620) 225-2244 or order online at www.dodgecityroundup.org.