Derby Plaza Theater Cheap Kids’ Movies

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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 movie or video game rental at Family Video for each A on the report card

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Family Video stores are rewarding kids with good grades. Throughout the month of June, a final grade of "A" (or equivalent) earned in core courses by students in kindergarten through college (cool!) will be rewarded with a FREE movie or video game rental. Just bring in a final report card (paper or electronic) to your Family Video store. You'll receive a voucher for up to five free movie or … [Read more...]

New Linwood Fitness Center Grand Opening Saturday

Linwood Park Recreation Center, Wichita KS

South-siders will have a new fitness center available to them in the Linwood Recreation Center at 1901 S. Kansas. The grand opening and open house is scheduled for 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 30, 2015. At the open house, you can tour the new center, try out the equipment and get information about memberships. The fitness center features state-of-the-art, Precor brand fitness equipment. … [Read more...]

FREE Summer Concerts in Wichita: Art for Your Ears

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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...]

FREE Ballet in the Park in Wichita

Ballet in the Park Wichita

Ballet Wichita will perform the family-friendly classic Snow White at several parks in the Wichita area this summer. Ballet in the Park is FREE and open to the public. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and the kids. Ballet in the Park will be a fun experience for the whole family. Each performance will last about 45 minutes. Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's the fairest of them all? Cast … [Read more...]

“Gentle Harvest: Every Sheep Gets a Haircut” exhibit opening

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The Mid-America All-Indian Center opens it's new exhibit, Gentle Harvest: Every Sheep Gets A Haircut, with special activities in the afternoon and half-price admission all day on Saturday, June 6, 2015. Weaving is a long tradition in American Indian cultures. How are baskets and rugs woven? Where do they come from? This exhibit features two sections: "Getting to the Bottom of the Basket" and … [Read more...]

2015 Wichita Riverfest Button Discounts

2015 Wichita River Festival button

The 2015 Wichita River Festival will be held May 29 to June 6. Riverfest is one of the best deals of the year with all the live music, events, and activities happening throughout the week. Once again, all of the Wichita River Festival concerts are FREE with your Riverfest button. Update: I also just found out that the Wagonmasters' River Tours are free with your button this year! The price of a … [Read more...]

Admiral’s Armada, free with Riverfest button

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The Admiral's Armada will be held at the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum on Sunday, May 31, 2015. Enjoy free admission to the Museum for this special event with your Riverfest button and discover a plethora of Wichita history, including a complete collection of Riverfest Buttons and items of Riverfest memorabilia. From 1:00-2:00 p.m. photos will be taken with this year’s Admiral … [Read more...]