Wichita Park and Recreation will host an Easter Honk & Hop Along for all ages, beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 3 at O.J. Watson Park, 3022 S. McLean Blvd. But here's the very important part you need to know if you … [Read more...] about Register by April 1 for the Honk & Hop Along at O.J. Watson Park
Family & Kids -
Family fun in Wichita!
Free and affordable things to do with kids in Wichita, Kansas.
Below you'll find our most recent articles in the Family & Kids category. You can also check out the Wichita kids & family events calendar to find upcoming kid-friendly events in and around Wichita.
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The City of Wichita Park and Recreation will be hosting a couple of FREE, family-friendly jam sessions at Naftzger Park this spring! The first one will be on the final Friday of April and they'll do it again on the last Friday of … [Read more...] about FREE family-friendly jam sessions at Naftzger Park
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 Saturday, May 8 beginning at 10 … [Read more...] about Once Upon a Time at Old Cowtown
Wichita will have more opportunities to enjoy a concert on the new carillon installed in the clock tower at the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum. All you need to do to hear the Carillon concert is be in the vicinity of the … [Read more...] about Clock Tower Carillon Concert at Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum
There's no extra charge (but regular admission fees apply) to attend the Easter Eggstravaganza at the Sedgwick County Zoo on Saturday, April 3, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. If you're a zoo member, you get in free with your membership card … [Read more...] about Easter Eggstravaganza at Sedgwick County Zoo
An Old Cowtown Museum special annual event, Civil War Day will have Cowtown bursting at the seams with Confederate and Union soldiers in a Civil War re-enactment. The re-enactment is scheduled for Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 10 a.m. to … [Read more...] about Civil War Day at Old Cowtown Museum
The Derby Recreation Commission has a whole host of Easter egg hunts happening in 2021. Check them out below. There are even events for older kids (yay!) ages 11-14 and events for dogs too! Derby Teen Egg Hunt Teens ages 11-14 will … [Read more...] about Derby Easter Egg Hunts
Go tell Pa! And Mary, and Ma! This is going to be fun. On Saturday, May 15, 2021, immerse yourself in the life and times of one of America's most beloved pioneers, Laura Ingalls Wilder, at Old Cowtown Museum's Little House on the Prairie … [Read more...] about Little House on the Prairie event at Old Cowtown Museum
The Easter Bunny is coming to Wichita's Cabela's location in 2021! The dates planned are March 27th and 28th and April 2nd to the 4th. (April 4 is Easter Day this year.) What's different this year is that you'll need to reserve your … [Read more...] about Easter Bunny coming to Wichita Cabela’s in 2021
Spring break for Wichita Public Schools begins March 22, but for Goddard, Maize, and possibly some of the private schools and other outlying districts, it starts on the 15th. Need ideas for where to go and things to do on the cheap for … [Read more...] about Spring Break 2021 Wichita KS
Spring Break Artcation at the Wichita Art Museum is something families look forward to every year. In 2021, WAM is back with Artcation, but it will be in a kit you can do at home. But the Wichita Art Museum is open and plans to be during … [Read more...] about Spring Break Artcation Online from Wichita Art Museum
Wichita Park & Recreation will host a FREE movie in the park at O.J. Watson Park on March 20. Kick off your spring break week with family-friendly, laugh-along, sing-along outdoor cinema. Masks and social distancing will be required. … [Read more...] about Movie in the Park at O.J. Watson Park
The free STARBASE summer camp at McConnell Air Force Base is a favorite of ours. Registration for the STARBASE Stem Summer Camps opens March 23, 2021 at 9 a.m. What is the Kansas STARBASE Summer Camp? The STARBASE program is a series of … [Read more...] about Free STARBASE Summer Camp at McConnell Air Force Base
The Wichita Symphony Youth Orchestras will present a FREE outdoor performance on April 25 at Naftzger Park. The event, Playing in the Parks - Youth Edition, will feature winners of the Youth Talent Competition and student chamber … [Read more...] about Free outdoor performance by Wichita Symphony Youth Orchestra
Wichita Park & Rec has partnered with the NFL to offer NFL FLAG to the Wichita area! NFL FLAG is the largest, most recognized flag football organization in the U.S. and the only one where players wear official NFL gear. NFL FLAG is a … [Read more...] about NFL flag football for kids