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ICT Burger Battle in Andover

KETCH Burger Battle Wichita

The KETCH Burger Battle is back! This event is a competition between restaurants around Wichita to determine the best burger in town. Join us for a delightful event that caters to all ages, food enthusiasts, and community supporters! Imagine strolling through Andover Park, enjoying delicious food samples with your family and friends. This event is […]

ICT River Rides: Boat on the Arkansas River

Pontoon Boat Rides ICT

Did you know you can ride a Boat down the Arkansas River with ICT River Rides? Thats right! Enjoy the beautiful river view, the iconic Keeper of the Plains, and downtown Wichita from a pontoon boat. This is a unique thing to do in Wichita and a summertime bucket list.  We took our daughter on […]

Starlite Drive-In Outdoor Movie Theater 2024

Starlite Drive In Movie Theater

The Starlite Drive-In will kick off its 2024 season and will open in late February 2024. There is nothing like a drive-in movie. Everyone loves the vintage atmosphere of drive-in movie theaters, and you can’t beat the price. Starlite outdoor movie theater in Wichita is a must for date nights, family night, or really any […]

Sunflower Summer App – Free Admission to Kansas Attractions

Sunflower Summer App in Kansas

It’s back for 2024! The Sunflower Summer App provides various ways for families to get out, explore something new, and enjoy time together. Kansas families can visit museums, zoos, historic landmarks, and more for FREE! You can visit over 200 attractions around KANSAS for FREE!!! The Sunflower Summer Program benefits Kansas families with school-aged children, […]

Chicken N Pickle on a Budget & Free Events

Chicken N Pickle on a Budget

Want to visit Chicken N Pickle Wichita but on a budget? We have made it easy for you. Below is a list of what you can do at Chicken N Pickle that’s completely Free; what days and times can you get the best deals on court times, happy hours, and more? Chicken N Pickle is […]

Drone Light Festival at Exploration Place

The Drone Light Festival at Exploration Place will take flight on September 20 – 22, 2024. They had their first drone festival last year, and it was a huge hit. We attended and can’t wait to go again this year. For the price, you got to see the show, enjoy the museum, listen to live […]

Live Music at Chicken N Pickle

Free Summer Concerts at Chicken N Pickle

Chicken N Pickle Summer Music Series is back for 2024! Enjoy FREE concerts every Friday now through September 2024. Listen to solo artists and duets every Thursday, and they will have a live DJ every Friday. The best part is that all of these performances are FREE!! If you want to try pickleball we recommend […]

Tallgrass Film Center Downtown Wichita

Tallgrass Film Center

The Tallgrass Film Center has a theatre and plays films all year long. Escape the hustle & bustle of the big cinemas and enjoy a fantastic movie-watching experience, just like your home theater – but better! Experience the great atmosphere, fantastic film selection, and friendly smiles at the Film Center. This is truly a hidden […]

How to Save Money at a Restaurant

How to Save Money at Restaurants

Are you looking for ways to save money while enjoying a night out at a restaurant? We’ve got you covered! We all experience those days when cooking feels like a chore, yet eating out can strain our wallets. It’s important never to overspend, and saving money requires some upfront thought. Here are some tips to […]

Things for adults to do in Wichita, KS

Things for Adults to do in Wichita

Things For Adults to do in Wichita, KS Wichita might be one of the best places to raise a family, filled with local attractions perfect for children. However, ICT is also teeming with incredible hot spots and unique experiences for adults too! From unique bars to one-of-a-kind activities – we’ve got you covered in our […]

Taylor Swift Laser Show at Exploration Place

Taylor Swift Laser Show at Exploration Place

Calling all Swifties! Exploration Place is hosting a Taylor Swift Laser show on its 60-foot dome screen with T Swift’s most iconic songs. The screen will project neon images of the iconic star while lasers surround the dome. Get ready to sing and dance along in this unforgettable Dome film experience. This show will play […]

FREE: Smoke on the Plains, Derby BBQ & Music Fest

Smoke on the Plains BBQ & Music Fest

The annual Derby BBQ Festival in Derby’s High Park will be fun! It’s this weekend, June 7 & 8, 2024! This is an annual family-friendly event with live music, food, and kid’s activities. Admission is FREE. There are an average of about 50 professional BBQ teams from the Midwest. A full slate of activities will […]

Final Friday Food Truck Rally at the Wichita Boathouse

Final Friday Food Truck Rally Wichita Boat House

The Wichita Boathouse will be the scene for the Final Friday Food Truck Ralley each month. Admission is FREE for all ages. Manny local artists & small business vendors will be set up at the Wichita Boathouse. There will be a booze truck, yard games, and more!  The monthly event starts at 5 p.m. on the […]

Kentucky Derby Events in Wichita

Are you looking for somewhere to wear a big hat and get dressed up? We have a list of Kentucky Derby events in Wichita this year. The Kentucky Derby is on May 4th, 2024. The Derby is one of the most prestigious horse races in the United States, held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, on the […]

FREE admission: Tacos & Tequila

Everyone can get FREE admission to Tacos & Tequila which will be held at the Boathouse downtown this May. If you want a tequila-tasting ticket, be sure to get the $30 earlybird ticket as soon as possible. The tasting ticket includes 8 samples from over 30 tequilas and signature cocktails. The tequila tasting is from […]

Treehouse Experience in Sedgwick, Kansas

Treehouse in Sedgwick KS

Ever dreamed of staying in a treehouse? We fulfilled that dream at Diamond Springs Ranch, and it was a fantastic experience. Our overnight stay in Sedgwick, KS, was the ultimate getaway, and we didn’t spend a fortune. Nestled in a treehouse, we enjoyed horseback trail rides, roasted marshmallows, and cherished quality family time. Sleeping among […]

Twilight Tunes on the Terrace at Botanica

Twilight Tunes on the Terrace

Botanica is hosting Twilight Tunes on the Terrace for 2024, formerly known as “Tuesdays on the Terrace.” This concert series, which takes place in the gardens in the evenings, features food, drinks, and live music. Relax and unwind at Botanica with their new concert series this Spring. Twilight Tunes on the Terrace at Botanica is […]

Wichita Flea Market at Monthly Sale with Local & Regional Vendors

Wichita Flea Market in ICT

The Wichita Flea Market is doing a “Tour of Wichita” Each show will be at different locations for 2024. This is a monthly Flea Market in and around Wichita with typically over 200 local and regional vendors. Perfect for “one-stop” shopping.  Shop locally through booths that include antiques, crafts, vintage items, collectibles, primitives, reclaimed items, […]

Great Plains Renaissance Festival: Spring

Spring Renaissance Festival

The Great Plains Renaissance Festival and Wichita Scottish Festival is happening at Sedgwick County Park in Spring 2024. At the Great Plains RenFest, you’ll find what the organizer’s dub “jests and jousts, fire-breathing daredevils, aerial acrobatics, falconry, bagpipes, singing pirates, The Wichita Highland Games , Black Oak Shillelagh and other fine medieval Celtic music, The […]

Free fun, live music, and more at Sedgwick County Fair

roasted corn sedgwick county fair cheney ks

Yup, it’s happening. The Sedgwick County Fair organizers announced we’re having a fair this year. And every night they’ll have free live music on their open air stage, too! Admission to the county fair is FREE. (Yes, free!) We’re so ready for the “spectacular return” they promised, and it does look spectacular – activities every […]

Wichita Wind Surge Baseball Games Tips and Deals

Wichita Wind Surge Tips and Deals

What is the Wichita Wind Surge? They are a minor league baseball team and the Double-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. They play at the Riverfront Stadium in downtown Wichita, KS.  Going to a baseball game can be a blast without breaking the bank for a few reasons. First off, compared to some other live […]

Pricing at Chicken N Pickle: $10 for Outdoor Court

$10 Outdoor Courts at CNP

Take advantage of the new Chicken N Pickle outdoor court pricing! Save big by renting an outdoor pickleball court for just $10, Monday – Friday, from 8 am – 5 pm. and late night from 9 pm until close. Discover why pickleball is the fastest-growing sport in the US! Chicken N Pickle has so many […]

Pints with a Purpose Event & Fundraiser for League 42

Pints with a Purpose

Pints with a Purpose is an event at Chicken N Pickle Wichita. Enjoy an evening of hops, flavors, and good times! This tasting event is dedicated to supporting League 42, a local organization making an impact in our community. There will be multiple sampling stations with beer and seltzers to try! They will also be […]

Spears Restaurant in Wichita has FREE Pie Slice on Thursdays

Free Slice of Pie on Thursday's at Spears

Every Thursday, you can go to Spears Restaurant and Pie Shop and get a FREE slice of pie after you purchase any entree. Their pies are made fresh daily and typically have around 28 different kinds. They offer several traditional pies all year long but also some seasonal rotating pies, like a strawberry pie in […]

Pickleball Open Play at Wichita Parks for $3

Pickleball Open Play $3

The enthusiasm for pickleball is on the rise in Wichita, and here’s an affordable way to join in on the fun. Wichita Parks and Recreation is organizing open play sessions for pickleball players of all skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced player, you’re welcome to join in and engage with fellow pickleball […]