Welcome! If you’re looking for frugal and fun things to do in Wichita, you've come to the right place. Wichita On The Cheap helps you find entertainment, concerts, festivals, movies, workshops, classes, sporting events and more - all "on the cheap."

SummerFUN Camps for kids at Wichita Friends School

The Wichita Friends School has a summer of FUN planned for kids ages 3 through 10. These affordable all-day, week-long camps emphasize learning through play, with a new theme for each week. Campers will get to visit some of Wichita's most fun places, like Exploration Place, Museum of World Treasures, Tanganyika, and the Cosmosphere, and … [Read More...]

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Kids Guide to Summer in Wichita

Written and compiled by a kid (my kid, to be specific!) who has grown up with this blog, this is a guide to tons of things to do with your kids this summer in Wichita. Note that these aren't just activities for kids, like summer camps and story times; the emphasis is on … [Read More...]

FREE Summer Reading Programs in Wichita

Get signed up! There are loads of free summer reading programs that will help kids stay in practice and avoid that “summer slide.” All of the programs listed below include rewards for accomplishing summer reading goals and all of them are free! Wichita Summer Reading … [Read More...]

2nd Saturday Artisan Market

There's a new market in town that looks like it will be a great opportunity for shoppers and vendors in Wichita. The 2nd Saturday Artisan Market is held in the District Marketplace at 138 N Cleveland in Wichita. The market features local art, local food, and live … [Read More...]

Douglas Design District Sidewalk Sale and Pub Crawl

Shop, eat, and drink local on Saturday, June 11, 2016 during the Douglas Design District sidewalk sale and pub crawl. The event kicks off with 2nd Saturday Artisan Market at District Marketplace from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. After that, hop on the trolley to shop the deals … [Read More...]

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