On the 4th weekend of August (23rd – 25th, 2019) the west green of the Lee Richardson Zoo comes alive with sights and sounds of families enjoying food, music and children’s activities. We invite you to bring your lawn chairs and make yourselves comfortable to enjoy its beautiful outdoor setting. This summer marks the 27th anniversary of the Tumbleweed Festival with a lineup of entertainers, arts and crafts, and food rivaling any other major festival!

Whether you like country, rock, bluegrass, Americana, folk, or that hard-to-classify sound; the Tumbleweed Festival is for you! Each year the Tumbleweed Festival aims to provide a variety of entertainers from across the musical spectrum in a setting which allows you to roam the entire festival grounds and hear them all! Visit this page often for updates on this year’s festival!

Grants Provided by:

Western Kansas Community Foundation

Stage Sponsors

Valley State Bank

Diamond Level Sponsors

City of Garden City

TownePlace Suites by Marriott

Lee Richardson Zoo

Commerce Bank

Western State Bank

Platinum Level Sponsors

American Implement

Knoll Crop Protection

Weathercraft Co. Of Garden City

Garden City State Bank

St. Catherine Hospital

Finney County Farm Bureau Association

Golden Plains Credit Union

Tatro Plumbing

DV Douglass Roofing

Gold Level Sponsors

American Warrior, Inc.

Conestoga Energy Partners

Fry Eye Associates

Garden City Optometrists

Harris & Harris Family Dentistry

Lisa Axman

Lon & Donna Wartman

Nutrien Ag Solutions

Rental Enterprise

GCB Bank

Silver Level Sponsors

First National Bank

Garden True Value

Nguyen Chiropractic

Pishney Financial Services

Randell McVey DMD

Reeve Cattle Company

Lee & Company

Bronze Level Sponsors

Adams Real Estate

Barrett Insurance & Financial Services, Inc

Burtis Motors

Lewis Hooper & Dick

Heritage Realty

Heydman Law, LLC

Hopkins, Ackerman, & Drees Optometrists

Nathan Strandmark

Neil Hawley Agency, Inc.

Occupational Health Services

Premiere Insurance Solutions

Regan Jewelers

S & S Appraisals

Schultz Law Office

Sunflower Electric

Heritage Realty

Accelacare Physical Therapy

General and In-Kind Sponsors

American Implement

Buffalo Dunes

C Bar H Farm & Home Supply

Cherie Randall

City of Garden City

Coldwell Banker-The Real Estate Shoppe

Collins Marketing Creative

Culligan of Southwest Kansas

Deb Oyler

Dick’s Sporting Goods

Finney County Young Professionals

Friends of the Lee Richardson Zoo

Garden City Educators Association

Garden City Community College

Garden City Farm Equipment

Garden City Recreation Commission

Garnand Funeral Home

Home Depot

Jax Sports Bar & Grill

Leave a Legacy Foundation

Lee Richardson Zoo

Finney County Young Professionals

Office Solutions

Peterson Printing

Price & Sons Funeral Home

Robin Valenzuela


Scheopner’s Water Conditioning


United Wireless

Valarie Smith Rivera

Young Entrepreneurs of Kansas


Zeller Upholstery


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