If you have a teen age 14 through 18 who is interested in starting their own business, then you'll want to check out Camp Destination Innovation, a teen entrepreneurship summer camp held in Wichita. Camp Destination Innovation is … [Read more...] about Teen Entrepreneurship Camp
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Welcome to summer! School is out for most public schools in the Wichita area. Below are some ideas of inexpensive summer activities for kids and fun things to do with kids this summer in Wichita that will keep them busy and happy all summer … [Read more...] about Free and cheap things to do with kids this summer in Wichita, KS
This is great! Thanks to a really generous donation by Colby Sandlian, everyone gets FREE ADMISSION to Cowtown on Sundays! Wichita's Old Cowtown Museum is an authentic walk back in time to the 1860s and 1870s in Wichita. It isn't just a … [Read more...] about Free admission to Cowtown Sundays!
Looking for a fun, FREE safe place for your teenagers to go on a Saturday night? Your search is over! The Wichita South YMCA now has a FREE Late Night Program every Saturday after the Y closes from 8:30pm-11:30pm. All you need to get … [Read more...] about FREE Teen late-night program at the South YMCA
So. much. fun. The Haysville Recreation Commission has announced a FREE, all ages concert in Riggs Park. The Mudbugs will be performing! If you haven't seen them live, you definitely must go. This is the Kansas band that plays … [Read more...] about FREE Concert in Haysville Park
We may never be able to thank teachers enough for all their hard work, but we can try! We can't think of a better way to show our appreciation than by listing all the FREE goodies and deals in the Wichita area that are starting well before … [Read more...] about Teacher Appreciation Freebies and Deals for Wichita-area Teachers
Prairie Rose Western Days is an annual festival in Benton that celebrates Kansas and the Old West. I went a few years ago with my family and was able to enjoy all of the activities, events, and music that highlight our western … [Read more...] about Prairie Rose Western Days!
Can you remember the last time you felt the simple joy of flying your kite on a beautiful, breezy, sunny day? We have compiled a list of the best kite festivals and kite-flying events happening in and around Wichita that are sure to bring … [Read more...] about Kite Festivals and Kite-Flying Events in the Wichita area
The 20th annual Sunflower Balloon Festival in Anthony, Kansas is happening this May. Admission is FREE and they have fun activities planned for everyone. The Balloon Festival is a three-day event, May 12-14, 2017 and will include hot air … [Read more...] about Free admission to the Sunflower Balloon Festival in Anthony, Kansas
Wichita State University's Student Activities Council is planning another fun community event. The Big Hero 6 Dinner and Movie event is open to the public (adults and kids) as well as WSU students and staff. On Friday, April 14, 2017 … [Read more...] about WSU Family-Friendly movie night
The WSU Student Activities Council will have a fun musical event for students, staff, and the community. On Thursday, March 30 at 7 p.m. two local musicians, Emily Strom and Jason Irvin, will battle it out on pianos in the Marcus Welcome … [Read more...] about Dueling Pianos at WSU
The Wichita Health & Wellness Coalition is sponsoring a FREE, hands-on event to provide tips, tools, tricks, and tastings to help and inspire Wichitans eat healthfully. The free event will be held Thursday, March 29, 2018 at the … [Read more...] about ‘We All Eat’ Food and Nutrition Fair
Every year readers ask me where they can find "you-pick" places in the Wichita area. They're talking about the orchards and farms where families can go pick fresh produce right off the tree or vine. This is so much fun to do, and it's a … [Read more...] about You-Pick Places (aka Pick Your Own) Near Wichita
Filling the Gap Lunches for Kids is a program of Partners for Wichita that provides free lunches for kids ages 18 and younger who are at risk of going hungry during times when no school lunch programs are available. The sack lunches … [Read more...] about Free lunch for kids when school is out
Local youth can win scholarships to attend the annual Summer of Discovery (SOD) Camp offered at Edgemoor Recreation Center. The Wichita Parks Foundation’s Board of Directors are providing the scholarships to children age six to 13. “One … [Read more...] about Summer Camp Scholarships Available from Wichita Parks Foundation