7 Best First Date Locations in Kansas!

Great relationships can be made by the strength of a first date. And while picking the perfect atmosphere can be a lot of pressure, we’re here to help you out. From beautiful hikes to museums to carriage rides, here are the 7 first date locations in Kansas.

Visit Historic Massachusetts Street

One could easily get lost walking down busy Massachusetts Street. The tourist attraction in Lawrence, Kansas, is overflowing with restaurants, coffee shops, and more. A huge chunk of it is listed on the National Registry of Historical Places and boasts buildings originally erected in the 19th century. Consider the cultural interchange between modern day capitalism and history, or simply enjoy a great cup of coffee. Your date’s choice.

Go over the rainbow to the Oz Museum, Wamego, KS

Few Kansas cultural touchstones have had as wide-ranging and long-lasting an impact as Frank L. Baum’s “Wizard of Oz.” If you or your date is a fan, then you might consider spending the day exploring the museum dedicated to the land of Oz. They have over 2,000 Oz-related artifacts and exhibits.

Catch a race at Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, KS

Watch live NASCAR races at Kansas City’s very own Kansas Speedway. Whether your date has never been to a race or is a life-long fan, taking him or her to see one is sure to impress. Just make sure you have plenty of time to get to know one another, as it can get quite loud.

Consider a romantic carriage ride at Rocking B Carriage, Abilene, KS

Several Kansas towns offer carriage rides through scenic areas and historic districts. Start your date out with a relaxing ride before getting dropped off for diner and drinks at a nearby restaurant. Two cities with carriage rides to consider are Abilene and Salina.

Enjoy a wine tasting Somerset Ridge, Paola, KS

A nice, safe wine tasting might be a better bet than pheasant hunting, depending on the personalities involved. Luckily, Kansas has a ton of excellent vineyards and wineries throughout the state that are open for tastings. If you’re in the area Somerset Ridge is an excellent option. Have a wine tasting with your special someone.

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Flint Hills Nature Trail

Visit one of the last untouched tallgrass prairies in the world with a visit to the Flint Hills. Take spectacular views from towering bluffs, meander alongside the Marais Des Cygnes River, and check out rolling farmland and riparian woodlands that house abundant prairie plants and wildlife. Whether it be a leisurely first date or a romantic romantic rendezvous, the Flint Hills has something special to offer.

Visit Historic Fort Leavenworth

Is your date a history buff? Then you simply must visit the historic Fort Leavenworth. Visiting a historic site is engaging and gives you and your date something fascinating to discuss. 

This text was created by the author with the assistance of GPT-3, a large-scale language generation model developed by OpenAI. The author reviewed, edited, and revised the draft language to their satisfaction and is fully responsible for the content of this publication.

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