Have you ever wanted to chat with your favorite storybook characters? Maybe take a picture on the yellow brick road? For one day only, join your favorite storybook characters at Cowtown’s Once Upon a Time on April 20th from 10 a.m. – 5 … [Read more...] about Once Upon a Time at Old Cowtown
Deals at Wichita's Attractions and Museums
Wichita has some great museums and attractions to visit! Here are the latest deals and events we know about.
This year is the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail, where ranchers would drive cattle north through Texas, Oklahoma, and on up to Abilene, Kansas. Museums, libraries, art galleries, and historical centers in all three states will … [Read more...] about The Chisholm Trail and the American Cowboy Exhibit Opening
During spring break, the Museum of World Treasures will be recognizing and celebrating a "Week of Heroes" with special activities inside and outside of the museum. Meet local veterans, military members, police, and firefighters, and enjoy … [Read more...] about Museum of World Treasures Spring Break “Week of Heroes”
There used to be a hole back behind some buildings on Douglas Avenue downtown. That hole has been filled with a brand new "Pop Up Park) - a temporary urban park that will be a nice place for everyone in Wichita to enjoy. The pop-up park … [Read more...] about New “Pop-Up Park” grand opening in downtown Wichita
Hey you DIYers, crafters, bakers, entertainers, inventors, and artists, the Mini Maker Faire is coming to Wichita on July 21 and 22, 2018 at Exploration Place! The Maker Faire is an opportunity for makers to showcase their projects and … [Read more...] about Wichita Mini Maker Faire
UPDATE: The event has changed slightly, but still sounds like it will be a fun time (and cheap!). It's actually even a better deal. Here are the new details: The Kansas Underground Salt Museum will hold its "Halloween Spooktacular" on … [Read more...] about Halloween 2012: Train of Terror at Underground Salt Museum in Hutchinson
One of the benefits of looking for inexpensive things to do in Wichita is that your search often takes you outside your normal routine, and you discover places like Karg Art Glass. Most of us in Wichita have probably heard of it, or may … [Read more...] about Rollin Karg Art Glass
The Wichita WATER Center is a hands-on learning experience for kids and adults, complete with an aquarium. Officially the "Wichita Area Treatment, Education & Remediation (WATER) Center," it was built to house the equipment necessary … [Read more...] about The Wichita WATER Center
Thanks to Allison for sharing this with us on Facebook! Rock River Rapids, the water park in Derby, is offering its "$5 after 5 Pass" this summer. Admission to the park is just $5 after 5 p.m. every day. Regular admission is $8 for … [Read more...] about Rock River Rapids $5 After 5
Here's a wonderful deal: Go to Botanica early Friday, April 21, 2017 and buy tulip bulbs from Botanica's gardens to color your own garden next spring. Each bulb is only 15 cents. The sale starts at 8 a.m., and according to the website the … [Read more...] about Tulip Bulb Sale at Botanica
Woot! Here's a good deal beginning tomorrow, March 1st, 2011. To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Museum of World Treasures is giving 50% off memberships. The half-off discount will be good until May 31, when it will presumably go back … [Read more...] about Museum of World Treasures 50% off Memberships!!