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Wichita Restaurant Specials, day by day

Wichita Restaurant Specials

Wichita Restaurant Specials: Day by Day It’s been a long time coming, but if you’re wondering where to find dinner specials tonight, we have you covered! Here is our much-requested guide to daily Wichita restaurant specials. You’ll find food and drink deals for every day of the week, giving you lots of options for eating […]

Sunflower fields near Wichita, KS – Where can you see sunflowers in bloom?

Sunflower Fields in Kansas

Seeing row after row of blooming sunflowers – it’s one of the perks of living in Kansas. Many readers have asked me where they could find sunflower fields near Wichita or around the state. In the past, that wasn’t an easy question to answer since only a few were planted specifically to be enjoyed by […]

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 […]

The Wichita Explore Card – Save $2 on admission to many Wichita area attractions

Explore Card Wichita 2023

One of our favorite Wichita “coupons” is back again this year for 2023! Get a discount on admission to several great Wichita-area attractions with the FREE Wichita Explore Card.  If you plan to visit any Wichita museums or attractions where you don’t have a membership, take advantage of the Visit Wichita (Wichita Convention and Visitors […]

2023 Easter Egg Hunts and Activities in Wichita

Easter Egg hunts and activities Wichita

It’s time for a round-up of the best Easter Egg Hunts in Wichita, Kansas! Every year, literally thousands of families search for Easter egg hunts in the Wichita area. And that’s because in Kansas, we don’t just have egg hunts – we do it up right with activities for every member of the family. Many of […]

Botanica the Wichita Garden Tulip Festival 2023

Tulip Festival at Botanica

Make plans to attend Botanica’s Tulip Festival on April 1, 8 & 15, 2023, from 10 am-2 pm! Enjoy this beautiful Tulip season with unique attractions on three Saturdays in a row. Botanica is the perfect place to get outside and enjoy beautiful blooms.  All tickets must be purchased in advance! Botanica’s “Tulip Festival” Starting […]

Wichita Winter Activity Checklist

Wichita Winter Checklist ICT

We all get a little stir-crazy when winter seems to drag on during these cold months. It can get to the point where we all feel like shut-ins and, as a mom of a small child, I get tired of cleaning up all of the glitter and slime that I provided as indoor entertainment. (Note-to-self: […]

40 date night ideas for $10 or under in Wichita Kansas

Date Night Under $10 Wichita

Here is the ultimate list of date night ideas for $10 and under. Not all special data have to expensive. We got creative and make a list for you and your sweetheart to help you have a special date on a budget. Wichita has a lot to offer for couples of all ages and hitting […]

$5 admission to Botanica through February

$5 General Admission Botanica

Whether it’s chilly or mild, keep this winter discount at  Botanica in mind. Now through February 28, 2023 Botanica will be open regular hours and you can get admission for just $5 per person! Every season is beautiful at Botanica, but this deal will be especially nice on those unseasonably warm winter days.  What do […]

Christmas Lights Wichita Kansas 2022

Christmas Lights

Updated for 2018! Find Christmas lights in and near Wichita, KS. This is a current list of Christmas light displays we love. Driving around looking at Christmas lights is not only a fun family tradition, it’s also really inexpensive (even after you factor in the price of gas)!

Christmas tree lightings Wichita 2022

Christmas Tree Lighting & Events

Feeling nostalgic for some old-fashioned hometown holiday fun? We’ve rounded up a Santa-pack full of free Christmas tree lightings in Wichita as well as in our neighboring communities. Wichita is surrounded by wonderful small communities that have their own traditions and events for the holiday season. These festive events will have you exploring beyond your immediate […]

Fall Bazaars, Craft Shows and Holiday Markets 2023

Holiay Craft Shows, Bazaars and Holiday Markets

Shop for one-of-a-kind gifts and handmade items at these upcoming bazaars, Christmas craft fairs, open houses, artisan markets and other holiday shopping events in and around Wichita. Local artists and crafters have been hard at work throughout the year making awesome, unique items. Enjoy their handiwork and support your local artists at any of the […]

Free and cheap summer fun for kids in Wichita

Kids fun in the sun - summertime fun for kids in Wichita

Welcome to our kids’ guide to summer!  Below are some ideas of inexpensive summer fun with kids in Wichita – summer activities for kids, fun things to do, and family-friendly ideas that will help keep them busy and happy all summer long.  Our guide has tons of ideas for summer family outings, summer events, and […]

The Bethlehem Experience

the bethlehem experience - wichita ks

Experience the sights and sounds of Bethlehem, and enjoy some fun, hands-on activities with your family as you walk through our live, reenactment of the town marketplace. Then warm up indoors with cookies, hot chocolate and family photos before you enjoy an exciting, twenty minute stage production, highlighting the events leading up to the birth […]