The 11 Things Outsiders Always Get Wrong About Kansas

Kansas stereotypes may be that way for a reason, but that doesn’t mean they’re 100% true. Outsiders often get wrong what we’re about, and we need to clear the air about some of the assumptions made about our state and its residents. These stereotypes about Kansas and its residents will hopefully be laid to rest for a long time after we’ve cleared them up.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What other things are people from out of state getting wrong about Kansas when they visit? Let us know in the comments what you hear in your neck of the woods. Speaking of our food, make sure you visit these signature Kansas restaurants for some of our best dishes.