2014 Kansas State Fair Discounts, Concerts, Food and More


Get on a stick and plan to have some deep fried fun Sept. 5 - 14 at the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson! Here is your guide to everything wild, weird and wonderful on the Fairgrounds on the cheap! Fairgoers can save on admission and ride tickets if purchased by Thursday, Sept. 4. Tickets are available online, by phone at 800-362-3247, or in person at the Kansas State Fair ticket office or at … [Read more...]

Movie Machine

Movies on the Cheap Wichita KS

Want to see more movies but spend less money at movie theaters in Wichita? One of the places you can watch movies on the cheap is at Towne West Mall's Movie Machine. Here are  the details: All movies before 6 p.m. are $5.00, and all shows after 6 p.m. are $7.00. But Movie Machine has other discounts too. These folks can get a $5 movie ticket at any time of the day: Children ages … [Read more...]

DSSW Buddy Walk


The Down Syndrome Society of Wichita Buddy Walk is a one-mile leisurely walk followed by lunch and fun activities! Over the past eleven years, the event has included bounce houses, clowns, music, face painting, games, dancing, basket drawings, and much more! The purpose of the Buddy Walk is to help promote acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome. It is an inspirational and … [Read more...]

Harvey County United Way Chili Cookoff

Picture of the crowds at the Harvey County United Way Chili Cookoff event

If you love chili, visit downtown Newton on Saturday, September 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for the annual United Way Chili Cookoff. For just $5, visitors can sample more than 25 kinds of chili. The event also includes live music, prize drawings, children's activities and more. Tickets will be available at the gate. Date: 09/27/2014 Time: 11:30 am - 01:30 pm Location: 6th and Main in … [Read more...]

Ulrich Museum Celebrates the Beat Generation


Bongo beats, poetry and jazz are a hint of what you might find at the Ulrich Museum’s biggest party of the year. Join us for a Beat-inspired evening celebrating the works of visionary artist and Kansas native Bruce Conner. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and complimentary beverages inspired by the Beat Generation and try your hand at the artist-inspired Art Lab. It's FREE for WSU Students and Ulrich … [Read more...]

Woofstock 2014

Woofstock 2014 poster

It's almost time for Woofstock 2014, a favorite annual fundraiser for people and pets! More information is below, provide by the Kansas Humane Society. Woofstock 2014 is the 18th annual dog friendly, fundraising event to benefit the Kansas Humane Society and the 17,000 pets cared for this year. Celebrate the friendship we share with our furry friends and help provide a better future for … [Read more...]

FREE Museums on the River Teacher Appreciation Event

Stack of books with an apple on top

Teachers, we appreciate you! The Museums on the River in Wichita want to show their appreciation of teachers at a free reception on September 5, 2014. http://youtu.be/PaHJRLoCyWc All area educators can join the museums at Botanica on that Friday evening from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. for a fun and relaxing cocktail reception with tasty food, live music, and special prizes. Teacher Appreciation Night is … [Read more...]

$12 Carloads at Starlite Drive-In

drive in movie theater

$12 carloads are back beginning Friday, Augutst 15 at the Starlite Drive-In in Wichita, and continuing through the end of the season. The Starlite generally shows first-run movies, has two screens to choose from, and each screen features double or triple features. That's a whole lot of movies for a little bit of money! The carload pricing deal is good for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights, … [Read more...]