2017 Volunteer Appreciation Lunch – Thursday April 27th

April, 2017


April 23-29 is National Volunteer Appreciation Week.
We are truly grateful for our wonderful volunteers. 

We will show our appreciation by hosting our annual Volunteer Luncheon on April 27th at noon.  If you are a current volunteer, or are interested in becoming a volunteer, come on in for lunch and bring a friend.  Learn about […]

Fall 2016 Newsletter

September 2016
Summer in Review
We have had a busy summer with many visitors from all over the country and the world!  So many people we get to connect with and share stories of the Wild West. First time visitors to our state of Kansas are also eager to learn about our agriculture as well.  The […]

Annie Oakley Come to Life at the BBCC on July 26th

Tuesday, July 26th   5:30 – 7:30 pm
The Buffalo Bill Cultural Center / 3083 US Hwy 83 / Oakley, Kansas
We are excited to host  author and Interactive Public Speaker, Charlotte Endorf as she presents Annie Oakley -“Always On Target”.  Her presentation will include a book signing of her newly released piece. The event and […]

Wild West News

June 2016

November will be the fourth anniversary for the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center.  As a visitor center our primary focus is the visitor.  Sharing the history of our sculpture, promoting Oakley, the Western Vistas Historic Byway and the state of Kansas is why we are here.   In 2015, we had over 10,000 visitors stop […]

Kansas Day 2016

We’re looking forward to another great Kansas Day on Friday January 29th!

Planning and preparing for our third annual Kansas Day program is in full swing at the cultural center.  This year, our “Welcome to The Wild West” program will take K-8th grade area students back in time to the 1860’s when Kansas became a […]

Fall 2015 News Letter

Buffalo Bill Cultural Center
Fall 2015 Newsletter
October 1, 2015
We want to share with you the fun and exciting things that have happened here at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center!
Our Annual Events
Kansas Day:
Kansas Day – January 29th, was a huge success this year! With close to 800 students, we explored corn on the plains, past […]

Oakley Corn Maze is Open!


Our first corn maze is completed and ready for you, your family, school group or community club to take to the paths. Landowners Gary and Raelene Keller planted the corn for the maze at the site of the Buffalo Bill Bronze Sculpture […]

July 8, Wild Water Day

June 9, 2015

The Buffalo Bill Cultural Center and the Oakley Chamber of Commerce are hosting the 2nd Annual Wild Water Day on  Wednesday, July 8th from 3 pm to 7 pm at the site of the bronze sculpture located off I-70 at exit 70, four miles south on US 83 at 2nd Street.  

Music, […]

April 2015 – Hometown Teams – Oakley Shucks!

Hometown Teams Partner Exhibit – Schedule of Events – March 27 – May 3, 2015
March 27 – May 3 – Exhibit – Kansas State Cornhusking; “Harvesting” the Spirit of Athletic Competition at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center.   Exhibit includes a photo collage of cornhusking contests of the past and present, a photo display of […]

December 2014 – Oh What Fun It Is To…..

December is full of holiday good cheer at the Buffalo Bill Cultural Center!  
WARM UP WEDNESDAYS – 10:00 am – Noon – beginning December 3rd
Make the cultural center your meet and greet stop to gather with family and friends. Every Wednesday, beginning December 3rd, is WARM UP WEDNESDAY .

‘Tis the season.  In December for […]