School Trips & Activities
Plan your spring or fall Field Trip to the BBCC. The Buffalo Bill Cultural Center encourages you and your students to visit any time throughout the year. You don’t need an appointment to visit the sculpture, but if you call ahead, we can provide a guided tour and refreshments. Schedule your K-8 grade class field trip to come for our annual Kansas Day Program on January 29th.
The Buffalo Bill Cultural Center is a Kansas community partner Travel Information Center. We have Kansas state maps, brochures, and a great gift shop featuring many Kansas made products. Come in for travel assistance, enjoy a cup of coffee, and stay for a picnic lunch
Kansas State Corn Husking
Come join in the fun at the Kansas State Corn Husking Contest on Saturday, October 11th. See how corn Husking was done “back in the day” when horses, wagons and hand hooks were used to husk the corn. Enter the contests. Enter he contest—Never shucked? Time to learn. We have a Novice Group for the newbie huskers who will learn the techniques from the pros. The day is filled with activities for the whole family including a kids corn toss, corn pile money hunt, pumpkin decorating contest. Rural life demonstrations are presented throughout the day and antique tractors are on display.