A defining aspect of Great Bend's lifestyle, the arts are thriving here in our vibrant city! It’s one more surprise for visitors who want to uncover some cultural gems.
You will find special places to explore and sights to see. All of these adventures begin and end in Great Bend, where you will find comfortable, affordable lodging, authentic restaurants, great shopping, and top-notch hospitality.
Whether it's a live play you want to see, a concert, or the newest releases in the box office, Great Bend has got you covered!
Geocaching is an outdoor sporting activity in which the participants use a Global Positioning System (GPS), mobile device, or other navigational techniques to hide and seek containers, called "geocaches" or "caches", anywhere in the world.
Great Bend is home to many museums and monuments memorializing the history and heritage of the Midwest - from the Santa Fe Trail to the invention of the microchip.
Numerous boutiques, shoe stores, jewelry stores, and much more line the city streets. There is something for everyone, from sports equipment to collectibles, books to hardware - shop till you drop!
From a relaxing picnic in the park with the kids, to an exciting afternoon at the drag strip. From baseball to bowling, and everything in between. Great Bend has an array of activities for you!
A spectacular array of wildlife is attracted to our marshes and waters, offering nature lovers an unobstructed view into the wonders of the natural world.
Great Bend welcomes visitors for an outstanding connection to nature and provides many opportunities to experience small town charm. Our unique attractions make your visit to Great Bend even more special.