$10 off Select Wichita Symphony Performance #ThankSymphony

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Wichita Symphony Orchestra is taking some time off for Thanksgiving, but while they're away you can save $10 on select performances. For seven days, from November 25 through December 1, 2014, order tickets online and use the promo code GIVETHANKS10 for $10 off the following tickets: Pops Goes to the Movies February 14 @ 8PM, Century II Concert Hall Enjoy an evening with your sweetheart with … [Read more...]

Big Discounts for Doctor Who Convention Coming to Wichita


Doctor Who fans, get your Tardis started. Wichita will be host to a three-day Doctor Who convention in October 2015! Registering now will get you massive discounts on tickets for both kids and adults. (Dalek need not apply.) The Time Eddy Doctor Who Convention will be held October 2-4, 2015 at the Best Western North Wichita hotel. The convention is being organized by the non-profit, fan-run … [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...]

Living Nativity & College Hill Trolley Tour


Join East Heights United Methodist Church for a festive evening Sunday, December 14, 5:30-8:30 p.m., when the youth group presents the Living Nativity, and then board a trolley for a tour of the luminaries and lights of College Hill. View a display of angels painted by artist and East Heights’ member Paula Plott Amos, as well as toys made by the Sunflower Woodworkers Guild, who volunteer their … [Read more...]

Bringing in the Greens at GPNC


Kick off the holiday season with an evening of music and family fun.  Join the Great Plains Nature Center staff for caroling, bell ringing and decking the halls with boughs of cedars and homemade ornaments!  Holiday cookie decorating will be in the classroom, winter nature videos will be shown in The Coleman Auditorium, and don’t forget to get your picture taken with Santa!  The Owl’s Nest gift … [Read more...]

FREE Tickets to the Wichita Symphony Orchestra ‘Spirit of the Season’ Concert

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The annual Spirit of the Season concert is a gift from the Wichita Symphony Orchestra to the community. Tickets to this free holiday performance are available now. The concert will be held December 9, 2014 in the Century II Convention Hall. Guest conductor Dr. Mark Laycock will lead the orchestra, and vocalists Tim and Karen Robu will be joining them in the performance of favorite Christmas … [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...]

Fall Farm Fun: Wichita-Area Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes, Hayrides, Petting Zoos and More

Pumpkin patches and corn mazes in or near Wichita, KS

Every year we see wonderful family-owned farms in Wichita or the surrounding area that offer fall fun for families. Here's a list of all the farms I know of within an hour or so of Wichita where you can pick pumpkins, have a hayride, see (and pet!) some farm animals close-up, or find your way through a maze of corn. I've included contact information for each place, and at the very bottom of the … [Read more...]