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Museum of World Treasures events for adults 21+

Museum of World Treasures

  The Museum of World Treasures is hosting a series of fun evening events for adults 21 and over. Enjoy a casual evening, relax and visit with friends (or make new ones!) and enjoy drinks, conversation, and light appetizers. You will be able to immerse yourself in local treasures, vendors, and interactive experiences. The Museum […]

Advance ticket discount for Blues, Brews, and BBQ at Athletic Park in Newton

Blues Brews BBQ Newton 2019

On September 28, 2019, Newton Now newspaper will host Blues, Brews and BBQ at Athletic Park in Newton. World-class blues musicians will perform live and local craft beer and barbecue vendors will be selling their food and beverages. Tickets are discounted right now. If you purchase them in advance, you will pay only $17 per […]

Wichita Blues Crawl

Fall Blues Crawl 2019 Wichita, KS flyer with schedule

Get ready for the 2019 Fall Blues Crawl in Wichita, happening Sunday evening, September 29. The annual event is one you won’t want to miss.  A $10 wristband gets you into all the venues plus the After Party. The Wichita Blues Crawl is really a good time with some great music. You won’t want to […]

FREE opening reception for From Clay to Art ceramics show at Karg Art Glass

This is sure to be a wonderful show. The evening before the Kechi Kite Festival, Karg Art Glass is hosting an opening reception for the show “From Clay to Art,” which will feature ceramics from numerous artists. Hint for couples: This will make for an impressive date night for the low, low cost of FREE! […]

Final Friday at Revolutsia

Lots is happening for Final Friday at the new shipping-container shopping center on East Central Ave. in Wichita. They’ll have an evening of music, art, food, and culture with no admission fee to the event. (Just budget for food, drinks, and shopping.) Here’s a description of events from the Facebook page! What’s Happening: *Join us […]

An Evening of Country Music at Aero Plains

An Evening of Country Music at Aero Plains Brewing with KPTS and KFDI

Aero Plains Brewing, KPTS Channel 8, and KFDI radio have teamed up to present An Evening of Country Music this Thursday, August 29. The event begins at 7 p.m. and includes live country music and a screening of Kansas Country, and a sneak peek of the upcoming PBS country music series by Ken Burns. This […]

Sedgwick County Zoo: Flocktails 21 and over adult social events

Relax, unwind and enjoy a cocktail or two at one of Sedgwick County Zoo’s adults-only Flocktail social events. There are yard games, live entertainment, food and drink at these after-hour events designed exclusively for adults. The event will be held in a different area of the zoo each month, complete with special animal features just […]

Milkfloat’s new location: Gladspoon

gladspoon sign on building at location near maple and ridge

Milkfloat, the popular Delano dessert shop, has a second location, called Gladspoon, in west Wichita! You may have even seen the sign on the building near Maple and Ridge. The grand opening of Gladspoon was on August 2, 2019. The concept is “Serving up Joy” and the new dessert shop will have treats like: edible […]

Free Downtown Friday Film Series

Free Friday films downtown Wichita presented by First UMC Wichita, Tallgrass Film Festival, Forum Theater, and Harvester Arts

First Church Wichita is partnering with local arts organizations to bring you a summer film series during the month of August. FREE movies on a Friday night might make a good (and very inexpensive) date night or free activity for teens and their families. Forum Theatre Company, Tallgrass Film Festival, and Harvester Arts are all […]

Hitchcock Film Series at the Crown Uptown

Hitchcock Film Series at the Crown Uptown Wichita KS - picture of Alfred Hitchcock holding clabberboard for Psycho film

Ooh, classic film fans are going to love this. The Crown Uptown Theatre in Wichita is celebrating the 120th birth date of Alfred Hitchcock, master of suspense and director of some of the coolest movies ever, by hosting a Hitchcock film series! The theatre recently installed a movie wall and they’re putting it to good […]

Free & cheap Wichita date ideas

Ideas for date night wichita ks

Whether you’re single or married, going out on a date can be expensive – especially if you only think in terms of the traditional “dinner and a show” type date night. (Love is grand, but should it really cost a grand to spend some quality time with your sweetie?) What follows are Wichita date ideas that […]

1/2 price tickets to Music Theatre of Wichita

Half price tickets to Music Theatre of Wichita 2 hours before the show!

Here’s possibly the best-kept secret of summer entertainment in Wichita. If you missed the discounted season tickets to Music Theatre of Wichita that we shared in the spring, all is not lost. There’s still a way to see a great musical on the cheap! Music Theatre of Wichita’s 2019 season includes a line-up of entertaining shows […]

Kansas concert ticket discount for the 4th of July

the band, Kansas

What?? Another concert ticket discount, and this one is for one of the biggest, best bands EVER (And I’m not saying that just because it’s ours): Kansas! Here’s the deal from an email I just got from Hartman Arena. I don’t know if this discount has been advertised anywhere else yet, but check on their […]

4th of July discount on Carrie Underwood concert at INTRUST Bank Arena

INTRUST Bank Arena in downtown Wichita

Starting today (July 2), INTRUST Bank Arena has a special Independence Day deal! Get discounted tickets to the Carrie Underwood concert in Wichita with the promo code below! Carrie Underwood is coming to Wichita on The Cry Pretty Tour 360 on September 18. You can see the American Idol star and all-around American girl for […]

Yoga by the River

  Enjoy the relaxation of yoga along the scenic Arkansas River in downtown Wichita. Classes will be held at the floating dock just west of the Wichita Boathouse. Bring your own yoga mat, water and towel. Pre-registration is necessary as space is limited. This class is for ages 16 and up. The fee is $15 […]

A Night in Old Delano adults-only event

Cowtown at Night - a picture of Old Cowtown Museum street at night

Step back in time and see what used to be considered the wild west side of Wichita! Old Cowtown Museum will host another one of its fun evenings for people 18+ with A Night in Old Delano on September 17, 2021. A Night in Old Delano is one of several events for grownups that will […]

Jazz in the Park

Celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month at Linear Park in Goddard! Bring your blankets and lawn chairs as you kick back and enjoy the smooth live jazz music stylings of Goddard Eisenhower High School and Wichita State University jazz bands. Come hungry and enjoy delicious food from Homegirlz Kitchen and Espresso Self food trucks. The festivities will […]

FinalFest: Free music and arts festival in Wichita

Wichita Final Fest

Final Fest is back in Wichita for 2019. It’s a FREE music and arts festival designed to bring an all-ages and diverse crowd together. Final Fest will showcase local music, artists and food. The festivities will be held in the heart of downtown at the ICT Urban Popup Park on Douglas (between Market and Main […]

Events at Ulrich Museum of Art

Elyn Zimmerman sculpture dedication at Ulrich Museum of Art in Wichita, KS

Did you know that admission to the Ulrich Museum of Art on the WSU campus is always free? That makes it a great place to explore any time you’re out looking for awesome things to do. The museum’s galleries are open Tuesday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on weekends from 1 […]

Live performances at Fredos Tapas restaurant in Old Town Wichita

Fredos restaurant in Old Town

Fredos is a Tapas-style restaurant and lounge located in Wichita’s Old Town District that serves a variety of premium foods, wine, and other libations. They often have live performances and events with NO COVER charge, along with daily food and drink specials. “Since opening in June, we have experienced various types of people and crowds […]

EP21 event for adults over 21 at Exploration Place

exploration place

Exploration Place has a series of events planned for grownups ages 21 and up where you can spend time with friends and “sip your science.” EP21 events will be held on several dates this year and allow participants to mingle, enjoy adult beverages, get exclusive access to all of Exploration Place’s exhibits, learn from special […]

Where to View the Lunar Eclipse

  Photo used with permission: Kris Flory of Dead Reckoning Astrophotography On January 20, 2019, the night sky will bring us a great sight: the Super Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse! If you are wondering why it is being called this, here is a quick explanation: Wolf Moon = The name of the first full moon […]

Dam Music Festival

2019 DAM Music Festival at El Dorado Lake!

The 3rd annual Dam Music Festival will be held July 25-27, 2019 at El Dorado Lake. It’s three days of national and regional/local country rock concerts and camping. A General Admission weekend pass to the Dam Music Fest is $89. General Admission Passes are good for entry into all three days of the Festival, entry […]

Holiday Pop-up Party with Wichita Festivals

Wichita Festivals Holiday Pop Up Party

Tuesday after work, head over to Revolutsia (the new shopping center made out of shipping containers) for a popup party from Wichita Festivals. The party will be held from 4-6 p.m. on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. You’ll get to see “Admiral Claus,” do some holiday crafts, enjoy hot chocolate and s’mores, and participate in a […]

Cards Against Humanity Game Night at Hopping Gnome Brewing Company

Games and beer, now that sounds like a relaxing evening out.  Hopping Gnome Brewing Company is once again hosting a Cards Against Humanity night. This popular 21+ event will be held every 4th Wednesday of the month, starting on December 26, 2018.  Admission is $5 to play and gives you a chance to win prizes.  The […]