Christmas in Downtown Dodge City

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Christmas in Downtown Dodge City

An enchanting and magical holiday season awaits you in beautiful and historic downtown Dodge City.  With everything from the Mayor’s Tree Lighting, Christmas carolers and a Lighted Christmas Parade to story time with Mrs. Claus, Holiday Open Houses and Christmas Theater productions, Downtown Dodge City is the perfect place to celebrate the holiday season!

See below for a full list of this year’s holiday events and activities that will take place downtown!


Holiday Tables

November 19th & 20th

The Holiday Tables Event takes place at the Depot Theater Company on Saturday from 11 to 4 pm and Sunday from 1 to 4 pm . Includes a variety of holiday tables, an attic sale, soup bar and more! For ticket prices and more information call the Depot Theater at 620-225-1001.


Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 26th

Come celebrate Small Business Saturday with the annual Downtown Holiday Open House. Special events and sales will take place all day throughout the downtown area. Help grow our economy by shopping local for the holiday season. For more information call 620-227-9501


Christmas Chili Feed & Parade of Lights

Monday, November 28th – 5:30 pm

The Parade of Lights and Chili Cook-off is always held downtown on the Monday evening after Thanksgiving. As the chili teams line up downtown, community members are invited to come downtown and sample the chili at no cost. There are also Christmas carols being sung, a visit from St. Nicholas, and last—but definitely not least—the Parade of Lights. Everything from horse-drawn buggies to Victory Electric’s huge bucket trucks are all decorated with lights to delight young and old alike. The Parade of Lights has become a Dodge City tradition and one that is looked forward to because it ushers in the Christmas season.


A Mostly Minnesota Christmas

December 2-4, 9-11, & 16-17

Presented by the Depot Theater Company. Doors open at 5:30 PM- Seating for dinner at 6:15 PM- Show will begin at 7:30 PM. Ticket options with or without dinner. For ticket prices and more information call the Depot Theater at 620-255-1001.


Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 3rd – 8:00 am- 10:00 am

Come enjoy breakfast with Santa at Boot Hill Museum where kids from the age of 2 to 92 will enjoy a breakfast buffet, photos with Santa, Christmas caroling, crafts, storytelling, face painting, hot cocoa and cider. Ticket prices: Adults $9 Kids $5. For more information call Boot Hill Museum at 620-227-8188.

Ted E. Bear Tea

Saturday, December 17th – 3pm

Ted E. Bear Tea takes place at the Dodge City Public Library at 3pm. Stop by for story time and activities with a special appearance by Ted E. Bear. For more information call the Public Library at 620-225-0248.

Find the Elves in Downtown Dodge City

Saturday, November 26th- Saturday, December 10th

Look for the Christmas elves hidden throughout businesses downtown. Find one, take a photo & upload it to the Main Street Dodge City Facebook page to be entered into a grand prize.  For more information call 620-227-9501

Holiday Magic Window Decorating Contest

Saturday, November 26th – Saturday December 10th

While visiting the downtown vote for your favorite holiday window display and be entered into a drawing for a bundle of downtown gift certificates. For more information call 620-227-9501