Local Area Attractions
Within 30 minutes (great day trips) Sedgwick County Zoo, Exploration Place, Old Cowtown Museum, Botanica, The Wichita Gardens, Kansas Aviation Museum, Museum of World Treasures, Ulrich Museum of Art- Wichita State University, Wichita Art Museum, Coleman Factory Outlet Store & Museum
18-hole Wellington Golf Course
Wellington KS maintains a wonderful golf course which is open every day but Christmas. Transportation available if you don't want to disconnect or don't have a tow vehicle.
Chishlom Trail Museum
Across the street from the Sumner County Court House, the Chisholm Trail Museum contains over 40 rooms filled with 20,000 plus artifacts and pictures, most collected locally, some dating back to the Civil War and the early day cattle trail that passed west of Wellington.
Mid April - May 31: Sat & Sun 1pm - 5pm June 1 - October 31: Daily 1pm - 5pm November: Sat & Sun 1pm - 5pm Dec. - Mid April - CLOSED
Open 10am - 4pm Tuesday - Sunday
Oxford Christmas in the Country home tour and craft show
Fri/Sat of Thanksgiving (9 miles East).
November 26-27, 2011.
Enjoy homes decorated for Christmas as well as crafts and other great gift ideas. Enjoy preparing for Christmas in a small town.
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
City Wide Garage Sale -May 2, 2015
Somebody said, "One man's trash is another man's treasurer." Find new treasurers during the city wide garage sale in Wellington, KS. Call me closer to May and I'll know the exact date.
Avenue of Flags- Memorial Day Weekend
The Avenue of Flags are a beautiful site at our cemetery. Flags honoring those that have been members of our armed forces line the roads.
Kansas Wheat Festival - Week following 4th of July.
Sumner County is the wheat capital of the world. Enjoy a carnival and other events during the Kansas Wheat Festival. Filled with small town events such as bed races, cow patty bingo, live music every night, baseball tournament, etc.
Christmas in the Country - Oxford, KS
Christmas in the County is held annually the Friday and Saturday of Thanksgiving. Santa usually makes an appearance as well as Surrey rides, holiday shopping and home tours of decorated houses. Come enjoy the small town holiday atmosphere.