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Things To Do in Colby

Looking for something to do while visiting Colby, Kansas? There are attractions you should visit, outdoor activities to try, different sporting events, entertainment, day trips, events, and more! There's always something to do while in Colby!
Thomas County Courthouse



Come and visit some of these unique attractions while you are in Colby.

  • Prairie Museum of Art & History

  • Cooper Barn (the largest barn in Kansas)

  • Northwest Research Extension Center

  • Historic Downtown Colby

  • Colby Visitor's Center

  • Santa City

  • Historic Thomas County Courthouse

  • Parks

  • Walking Trail

  • Colby Aquatic Park

  • Anklin' Down Franklin

CCC Cultural Arts Center- Frahm Theatre



Check out these entertainment things to do while in Colby, Kansas


  • CCC Cultural Arts Center- Frahm Theatre

  • Colby Cinema

  • Picnic in the Park

  • Shopping

  • Western Plains Art Association

  • Colby Events Center

  • Festivals

  • Pickin' on the Plains

  • Sunflower Festival

  • Parades

  • Thomas County Fairgrounds

Colby Aquatic Park Colby KS

Sports and Outdoors


Looking for Outdoor Events, Recreation, and Sports??  Colby, Kansas offers it all!

  • Walking Trails

  • Parks

  • Colby Aquatic Park

  • Geocache

  • Birding

  • CCC Rodeo

  • Thomas County Speedway Races

  • CCC Sports

  • Golf Course

  • Trap Club

  • Hunting

Day Trips


In Colby and looking for a day trip activity?  Many things are easily within driving distance and are perfect for a day get away!

  • Little Jerusalem

  • Sternberg Museum

  • Monument Rocks

  • Arikaree Breaks

  • Mount Sunflower

  • Czech Memorial Museum

  • Buffalo Bill Monuent

Sunflower Festival Colby KS

Events Calendar


There is always something going on in Colby, Kansas. Look at our events calendar for events, festivals, and special events that are going on while you visit Colby!

  • Sunflower Festival

  • Brewfest

  • Pickin' on the Plains

  • The Great Oasis Cookoff

  • Prairie Barn Market

  • Highway 24 Garage Sales

  • Past & Present at the Prairie Museum of Art & History

  • Parades

  • Downtown events and specials

  • Concerts

  • Sports events



Wanting to attend a worship or church service while visiting Colby, Kansas?  Here is a list of all our local churches. Click on the church website in the right column to be directed to that church's website for more information.

Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses
First Presbyterian Church
First Christian Church
First Baptist Church
Faith Fellowship Church
College View Baptist
College Drive Assembly of God
Colby United Methodist Church
Colby Independent Baptist Church
Colby Church of Christ
Redeeming Love Ministries, Inc
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Grace Adventist Fellowship
Celebration Community Church
Free Life Church Colby
Berean Bible Fellowship Church
Wesleyan Church
Ascension Episcopal
Trinity Lutheran Church
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Pew Benches
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