Medicine Lodge Indian Peace Treaty

A celebration of the history and heritage of Medicine Lodge, Kansas

Peace Treaty Pageant

September 28, 29 and 30, 2018

Peace Treaty pageantPeace Treaty Pageant
The reenactment of the history surrounding the signing of the peace treaty is the main event. learn more

Powwow picturePeace Treaty Powwow
Attending a powwow gives spectators the opportunity to learn more about the history of Native Americans by witnessing a centuries-old tradition. learn more

Rodeo picturePeace Treaty’s Kansas Championship Ranch Rodeo
Kansas teams are invited to compete in events much like day work on the ranch with thrilling action featuring calf branding, team penning, wild cow milking and more. learn more

Peace Treaty paradesPeace Treaty Parades
Parades on Main Street each day provide an up-close view of the actors, wagons, horses, Native Americans and more. learn more

Night showPeace Treaty’s Historical Night Show
Don’t miss the historical reenactments downtown on Friday and Saturday night.

Learn about the history of the pageant


It was 1917 that citizens of Medicine Lodge decided to commemorate the Treaty of Medicine Lodge, signed in 1867. learn more