Chalkfest is Almost Here!

Staff have been busy at the Museum preparing for one of the most exciting community events of the spring/summer!

Chalkfest is a free chalk art contest for all ages. Children and adults can participate by drawing in the Museum courtyard. 

We will be giving prizes to four winners at the end of the contest! You don’t have to be present to win. 

There will also be games and light refreshments available. 

Don’t miss it from 5:30 - 7:30 pm on Thursday, May 16! 

Prizes for ages 1 - 5 years old:

Salt City Splash passes, Pool supplies, toys, suncreen courtesy of Dillons.

Prizes for ages 6 - 11 years old:

Assorted toys from the Toy Depot, Card Games, Outdoor games courtesy of Dillons, and gift cards for The Alley of Hutchinson

Prizes for ages 12 - 17 years old:


Vintage Scrabble Dominos from the Toy Depot, Bookmarks from Bookends, Books from Bluebird Books and a game courtesy of Dillons.

Prizes for 18+:

Books from Bookends & Bluebird Books, Bookmarks, Strataca Salt Blast Passes, and Coffee!

We wouldn’t have such awesome prizes without our amazing local sponsors!

Thanks to:


The Alley of Hutchinson

Toy Depot


Bluebird Books

Salt City Splash Aquatic Center 



  • Tues. - Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Closed Sun. & Mon.
  • Phone: 620-662-1184


    (Oodleplex $1 per child)
  • Donations Welcome


  • 100 S. Walnut Street
  • Avenue A & Walnut
  • Hutchinson, Kansas