Welcome to Abilene, Kansas — End of the Chisholm Trail!

 Save the Date to Celebrate! Labor Day Weekend 2017

Come and enjoy the wildest and woolliest weekend since 1867! Celebrate the 150th Chisholm Trail Anniversary with activities great for the whole family, including:

Don’t miss Red Steagall coming back to Abilene, Kansas! Click for his website for more information.

One of Branson’s biggest Western music group, Sons of the Pioneers are the first and best of the whole genre! Click for their website for more information.

Michael Martin Murphey is best known for a genre busting career that includes topping the Pop, Country, Bluegrass and Western Music charts. Click for his website for more information.

Saturday tickets include all shows and performances by Red Steagall, Dennis Rogers and Native American demonstrations as well as arena shows like Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show, the McPherson Silver Buckle Team, the Buffalo Soldiers and other activities, like the Buckaroo Camp, cowboy poetry readings, author talks and more.

Sunday tickets includes the previous as well as admission to performances by Sons of the Pioneers and Michael Martin Muprhey.

2 Day passes includes admission to everything for the whole weekend! Get your tickets here!

Tickets DO NOT include Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad Steam Engine rides. Purchase your Steam Engine tickets here! Contact the Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad at 785.263.1077.

For more information about Trails, Rails & Tales, contact the Dickinson County Heritage Center, 785.263.2681.

Check out our full line-up of events here!