Annual Events in Downtown Hutchinson
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Mark your calendar for the year's biggest and best events that take place in Downtown Hutchinson!
To see a complete list of events and activities taking place each day in downtown and throughout Hutchinson click here.
The Shop and Treat in Downtown Hutchinson is held on the fourth Saturday of October from 2-5 PM. Enjoy taking a stroll with your ghosts and goblins down our scenic Main Street to participating stores for treats of all kinds and maybe some shopping coupons too! This event is fun, free, and open to the public!
The Annual Downtown Christmas parade in Downtown Hutchinson kicks off the holiday season! The parade is held on the first Saturday in December at 6 PM. The parade starts at Avenue B and goes up Main Street to 7th Avenue. This lighted parade is sponsored by Ad Astra Per Aspera Radio.
The Farmer’s Market is located in Historic Downtown Hutchinson at the corner of 2nd & Washington in the Farmer's Market Pavillion. The Market hours are 7:30am-12:30pm. on Saturdays beginning May 16th, and 10:00am-1:00pm on Wednesdays beginning mid June. The Market offers a variety of fruit, veggies, jams & jellies, baked goods, crafts, and much more! All from local vendors.
The annual 4th of July Parade, sponsored by Eagle Communications, takes place in Downtown Hutchinson starting at Avenue B & Main at 10 a.m. and proceeds north on Main Street to 12th Avenue. Bring your lawn chairs and find the perfect spot along the parade route to enjoy this annual event! For more information call Eagle Communications at 620-662-4486 or visit www.hutchpost.com.
Third Thursday, facilitated by Hutch Rec, is a popular monthly event held in Downtown Hutchinson with a focus on art, music, and community. Each month centers around a specific focus as local businesses, groups, artists, and musicians take part in the festivities. Click below for more information on this month's Third Thursday activities!
The annual Downtown Hutchinson Rod Run & Classic Car Show is an event that draws approximately 25,000 visitors to downtown Hutchinson the first weekend of October. It includes a Show & Shine of 400+ beautiful hot rods, classic and antique cars, trucks and motorcycles, a Friday welcome happy hour followed by a Main Street Cruise, a Burnout show, and vendor demonstrations, great food & drinks all weekend. It’s fun, it’s free and everyone is welcome!
Come join the fun and excitement at the annual Downtown Hutchinson Chili & Soup Festival! For only $5 per person (kids 12 & under free) you can taste the chili and soup, then cast a vote for your favorite. While downtown enjoy all the shopping and entertainment that is available!