$10 off Boston tickets for military and veterans

Boston concert

INTRUST Bank Arena has a military discount on tickets for the upcoming Boston concert in Wichita! They posted it on their Facebook timeline: MILITARY DISCOUNT: To show our appreciation to the armed forces, we would like to offer this exclusive $10 off discount...Posted by INTRUST Bank Arena on Thursday, July 16, 2015 The $10 discount is good on $49 seats while supplies last for military … [Read more...]

Museum of World Treasures Customer Appreciation Day 2015

Museum of World Treasures

It's an event we look forward to each year: This year, the Museum of World Treasures Customer Appreciation Day will be held Saturday, August 08, 2015. On Customer Appreciation Day, not only is admission discounted to just $3, the museum also has special activities for the kids, educational presentations, and more. It's a great day to visit, and at almost 70% off the regular adult admission … [Read more...]

FREE KEYN Summer Concert Series at the WaterWalk Downtown


The 2015 KEYN Summer Concert Series is coming this July to the Waterwalk in downtown Wichita. The free concerts will be held on Friday evenings at Main Street and Waterman. You can park for free in the Waterwalk parking garage at 515 S. Main or in the parking area near Gander Mountain. Bring your lawn chairs and some water to keep you cool. Food trucks and a cash bar will be onsite for the … [Read more...]

You-Pick Places (aka Pick Your Own) Near Wichita

Beck's Farm Orchard tour on Groupon

Every year readers ask me where they can find "you-pick" places in the Wichita area. They're talking about the orchards and farms where families can go pick fresh produce right off the tree or vine. This is so much fun to do, and it's a great way to enjoy fresh air and sunshine together as a family. The challenge is that this is seasonal, and not all produce shares the same season, of … [Read more...]

Derby Plaza Theater Cheap Kids’ Movies


You can still find cheap kids' movies in Wichita. When it gets too hot to play outside, bring the kids to the Derby Plaza Theater for some cool deals. The theater will be showing kids movies Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings throughout the summer. Admission is only $2 per person. The doors open at 10 a.m. and all shows start at 10:30 a.m. The concession stand will be open, and the … [Read more...]

FREE Summer Concerts in Wichita: Art for Your Ears

Ulrich Museum

Mark your calendars for these free outdoor concerts from The Ulrich Museum of Art this summer and fall.  The "Art  for Your Ears" concert series will feature lively acoustic music and singer-songwriters on the McKnight Plaza on the WSU campus each month in July, August, and September. Bring your your friends and your lawn chairs for a fun (and free!) evening of entertainment. Performances begin … [Read more...]

Blue Star Museums: Free Admission for Military Members and Their Families

Blue Star Museums in Kansas Free Admission to Members of the Military and Their Families

This Memorial Day, the Blue Star Museums program opens again for the summer. Blue Star Museums offers free admission to more than 2000 museums across America for active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day, May 25, through Labor Day, September 7, 2015. There are several participating Wichita museums, and others nearby. This can also … [Read more...]

$3 Thursdays and Family Game Night at Botanica

New Downing Children's Garden at Botanica

Enjoy the gardens, including the Downing Children’s Garden and the new Chinese Garden of Friendship, on the cheap at Botanica in Wichita! Admission is only $3 on Thursdays in June, July, and August. (Children under 3 and members always get in free.) Wichita’s botanical gardens have extended hours on Thursdays April through September, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., so you can stop by after work if you … [Read more...]