Where to See Christmas Lights in Wichita


A few readers have asked where they can see Christmas light displays in Wichita, and that's a great idea for a post because driving around looking at the lights is not only a fun family tradition, it's also really inexpensive. (Even after you factor in the price of gas.) Several holiday light displays in Wichita accept donations for charitable causes, so while they are technically free, it's … [Read more...]

Wichita-Area Christmas and Holiday Events

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November and December are filled with holiday events in Wichita, including Christmas concerts, holiday shopping bazaars, visits with Santa, and even horse-drawn carriage rides. Many of these events make for an affordable day out with the family, a date-night with your spouse, or an evening with friends. This page will be updated continually throughout the holidays as new information comes … [Read more...]

FREE Family Board Game Night at Sedgwick County Extension

Family Board Game Night Sedgwick County Extension

Need something fun (and free) to do with the kids on a Friday night? Bring them to a FREE Family Board Game Night at the Sedgwick County Extension Center. Games are set up on tables throughout the room and helpers nearby can teach you how play, if necessary. Face-to-face time is a precious commodity, but this won't cost you a dime. Board game night can be a great way to spend some quality … [Read more...]

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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...]

Free Movies in Orchard Park


Audacity Church will be showing a family friendly movie in Orchard Park on each Friday night for several weeks. This week, we will be showing "Despicable Me 2"! This is a FREE community event. There are no reservations, no lines, no monies to be spent, just a place to relax and watch a good movie. We welcome everybody to come be a part of this fun outdoor movie experience. There will be free … [Read more...]

Need tickets to the circus on the cheap?

Ringling Brothers Super Circus Heroes at INTRUST tickets on the cheap

How to see the greatest show on earth without turning the family budget into a three-ring circus? INTRUST Bank Arena has a SUPER BOGO deal for you. Purchase your tickets from www.selectaseat.com and enter the password SUPER for buy one, get one FREE tickets to Ringling Bros Barnum & Bailey Super Circus Heroes show at INTRUST Bank Arena. The code is only valid on Thursday, July 31 and … [Read more...]

Despicable Me 2 Outdoor Movie Night at Chick-fil-A, East Wichita

Despicable Me 2

The Chick-fil-A in East Wichita will be having another fun movie night. On Friday, Chick-fil-A will be showing Despicable Me 2 on a big screen in the parking lot beginning at 9 p.m. Make sure to bring your blankets and lawn chairs.  Date: 07/18/2014 Time: 09:00 pm – 11:00 pm Location: Chick-fil-A, East Wichita 7990 E. Central Ave Wichita, KS 67206 Cost: Free For more information: … [Read more...]

BattleStations Gaming Groupon

BattleStations Gaming Groupon

This is a great deal for any video game enthusiast. You can get 1 or 3 days of video-game play at BattleStations Gaming for a great price. Option one: A one-day play pass for only $11.  Option two: A three day play pass for only $30. BattleStations Gaming has a ton of gaming stations and new releases for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360. Get more information about this deal on the Groupon website. … [Read more...]