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Family & Kid Friendly

  1. Santa & Mrs. Claus Photos & Visit at Bella Luna

    December 1, 2023, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Bella Luna Boutique

    Santa & Mrs. Claus are coming to 1011 Main!

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  1. Toys for Tots Campaign Continues

    December 1, 2023, All Day

    4 locations thru out Hays & on-line

    *Do NOT wrap the toys.*Toys for Tots, a 75 year national charitable program run by the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, provides happiness & hope to disadvantaged children during each Christmas holiday season. The toys, books, & other gifts collected & distributed by the Marines offer these children recognition, confidence, & a positive memory for a lifetime. It is such an experiences that help children become responsible citizens & caring members of their community. Last year the Marine Corps fulfilled the holiday hopes & dreams of 7 million less fortunate children in over 800 communities nationwide. Since 1947, over 265 million children have been assisted. All donations are tax deductible & stay in our local community.

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Main Calendar

  1. Christmas at Creekside

    December 1, 2023, 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

    Creek Side Resort

    Hays Holiday Light Tour...over the creek & through the woods....Get all your ‘Black Friday’ shopping done in the morning! - then that evening, grab the whole family, bundle up & come see our hard work SHINE!

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  1. Sternberg Exhibition: Expedition Dinosaur-Rise of the Mammals

    December 1, 2023, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
    Sternberg Museum

    This exhibit explores moments in time before, during, & after the extinction event that ended the age of the dinosaur. Expedition Dinosaur: Rise of the Mammals combines life-size & lifelike animatronic dinosaurs & mammals with realistic movements & sound with fascinating educational, interactive experiences.

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Seasonal Events

  1. RE/MAX PRO Tour of Lights Contest Voting Begins Today

    December 1, 2023, All Day

    Throughout Hays

    Voting Begins Today- Thru December 20th. Tis the season! Winner will be announced December 21st.

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  2. Bethesda Christmas Store

    December 1, 2023, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

    Former Pottery Works

    Come see all of our special handmade items!

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  3. Ellis Polar Express

    December 1, 2023, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Downtown Ellis

    All aboard the Ellis Polar Express! Catch a ride on the enchanting miniature train in Downtown Ellis for just a small suggested donation of $5/per person. Don't miss the chance to be transported to a magical world! Hop on board one of the three nights! We are so excited to be back on the train this year!! Polar Express will run Friday(Dec. 1), Saturday (Dec. 2), & Sunday (Dec. 3). The Ellis Polar Express facebook page will keep you up to date with any changes or additions to its schedule.

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  4. Christmas Past Open House at Historic Fort Hays

    December 1, 2023, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Historic Fort Hays

    Come see how the Fort would have been decorated for Christmas in the 1870s. The Fort grounds glow with lanterns & luminaries, & visitors will enjoy seeing living history programs, Father Christmas, caroling, & be treated to special refreshments.

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Sports & Recreation

  1. Annual Gerald Mitchell Hays City Shootout

    December 1, 2023, 3:00 PM
    Hays High School

    Day 2 of Three-day round robin tourney. The Shootout is known to be one of the best in the State of Kansas.

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Theater & Arts

  1. Holiday Dessert Show

    December 1, 2023, 6:00 PM
    Rose Garden Banquet Hall

    Enjoy delicious desserts & wonderful Christmas music in a Renaissance atmosphere! Funds raised will help those traveling to sing & perform with the Smoky Hill Chorale in Salzburg, Austria, June 2024. For tickets call 785-628-4258.

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