Sternberg Museum of Natural History. Hours: Tu-Sa 9AM-7PM, Su 1PM-5PM. Closed Mondays. Located on the campus of Fort Hays State University in Hays. Contains exhibits on dinosaurs, Cretaceous sea creatures, fossils, and fossil preparation. Several special exhibits are planned for Summer 2006; see the website for more details. Admission: $6 for adults, $4 for seniors and children 4-12, free for children age 3 and younger.
Wild West Festival in Hays. . The Wild West Festival will occured from June 29 - July 4, 2006. Events include a baseball tournament, a carnival, a parade, an art exhibition, and a fireworks display, along with numerous other activities. For a full schedule, visit the website.