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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 […]

Snow Cones and Shaved Ice in Wichita

Snow cones and shaved ice are the perfect way to beat the Kansas heat. With so many unique flavors, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Snow cones are usually budget-friendly and mostly made up of zero-calorie ice.   Shaved Ice and Snow cones come in many flavors like wedding cake, strawberry daiquiri, green apple, banana, rootbeer, […]

How to Save Money at a Restaurant

How to Save Money at Restaurants

Are you looking for a way to save money while enjoying a night out at a restaurant? We’ve got you covered! Dining out doesn’t have to put a dent in your wallet. These tips will help you indulge in a night out with good food and NO dirty dishes.  Before you Pick your Restaurant: Look for […]

ICT Burger Battle in Andover

ICT Burger Battle

The Burger Battle is back in Wichita on Saturday, August 5th, 2023. Local restaurants compete to see who has the best burger in town, and the proceeds benefit KETCH.  The event has grown so much that it will be the Andover Amphitheater. Here’s more info from the event organizers: ICT Burger Battle is Wichita’s hottest […]

Arby’s Roast Beef Sandwiches 5 for $5

Arbys 5 for $5

Hungry bargain hunters will have a beef to pick with Arby’s today, but in a good way! The fast-food chain is offering big savings on its Classic Roast Beef Sandwich.  You can get 5 of Arby Classic Roast Beef Sandwich for $5 from June 26 – July 2, 2023 but you have to have the […]

Free Frosty at Wendy’s

Free Frosty at Wendy's

For a limited time, you can get a FREE Frosty at Wendy’s. The official start of Summer is on June 21st so now until June 21, 2023 they are offering FREE small frosty with any purchase. To get the deal you have to order through the Wendys app or website.  You can get the classic […]

Kids Eat Free and Cheap in Wichita

Kids Eat Free and Cheap in Wichita

Nowadays, for most families, going out to dinner is a decision based on how much money is in the budget. Wouldn’t you love a convenient list compiled of local Wichita kids eat free (or cheap) deals? We tracked down some of the most budget-friendly and kid-friendly restaurants in Wichita, KS here in this list. Keep […]

Sunset Concert Series at Hartman Arena: Free

Get out those lawn chairs and blankets because there is a FREE live concert series this Summer at the Hartman Arena parking lot! Beginning July 14, come out every Friday with the family and jam out to live music from your favorite local bands until August 11. Here is what you should bring: Lawn chairs […]

Tropical Escape at Chicken N Pickle

Chicken N Pickle

Chicken N Pickle is hosting a Tropical Escape event on June 22. This event is FREE to attend, but if you want to participate in the Barcardi Tasting, there is an extra cost.  This event benefits the Alzheimer’s Association, so consider participating in the .5K “Rum to Remember”. The fire dancer performance and face painting […]

Father Daughter Dance at Chicken N Pickle in Wichita

Father Daughter Dance at Chicken N Pickle

Chicken N Pickle is hosting a NEW event! Join them for an unforgettable Father-Daughter Dance! Did you know the Chick-fil-A Father-Daughter Dance sold out in one day? I would recommend getting your tickets to this event asap! I know County Clubs host Father Daughter Dances, but if you are like the majority of the City […]

FREE KEYN Summer Concert Series

KEYN FREE Concert Series

Looking for something fun and free to do on Friday night in Wichita? The KEYN Summer Concert Series is back this June and July 2023!  The FREE concerts will be held outside at Andover Central Park at the Capitol Federal Amphitheater. This concert series is set to captivate music lovers of all ages and provide […]

Fathers Day Food Deals & Gift Card Specials

Fathers Day Food Deals and Gift Card Specials

Father’s Day is on Sunday, June 18, 2023! If you are looking for a gift idea or want a good restaurant deal, you are in the right place. Here is a list of Father’s Day gift card specials and restaurant deals for Dad. Remember, not all locations participate, so make sure to double-check.   We will […]

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 lots of fun! It’s this weekend, June 9 & 10, 2023! This is an annual festival that is a family-friendly event with live music, food, kid’s activities. And admission is FREE. They average about 50 professional BBQ teams from the Midwest. Guests can expect […]

Wichita Taco Fest at Andover Amphitheater

Taco Fest Wichita

It doesn’t have to be Tuesday to have tacos! The Wichita Taco Festival is back! This year’s Taco Fest will be held June 17, 2023 at Capitol Federal Amphitheater in Andover.  Get your tickets early to take advantage of the discount pre-sale prices! The first 200 guests will receive a discount.  If you missed the […]

Stearman Field Fathers Day Fly-In

Fathers Day at Stearman

Fun family day! The annual fly-in at Stearman Field in Benton, Kansas will be held this year on June 17th, 2023. This is a time when you get to walk around on the tarmac and get close to the aircraft! You’ll get to see numerous aircraft flying in and out of the airfield that day […]

Brick Street Bazaar Augusta, KS: Free Event

Brick Street Bazaar Augusta

Downtown Augusta, Kansas will be hopping with shopping on Saturday, June 17, 2023 with the Brick Street Bazaar! Visit the Red Brick District for a day of food, fun, and shopping for the whole family. Over 70 vendors and downtown businesses will be participating in this event, so you are sure to find something you […]

Dog-Friendly Patios and Restaurants in Wichita

Dog Friendly Restaurants and Patios

Dog-Friendly Eateries in Wichita. We have the list for you! Just about every restaurant that has outdoor seating allows dogs. To narrow it down for you, and make it easier, we compiled this list of restaurants in ICT that let you bring your fur baby, to the outdoor seating of course. Bonus Tip: If you […]

Summer Third Thursday in Downtown Newton

Third Thursday Newton

Summertime means longer daylight hours, warmer weather, and the return of Third Thursdays in Downtown Newton! Every Third Thursday of May-August, many of your downtown merchants and restaurants will be open until 7:30 or 8:00 PM!   Some locations will be planning special activities and promotions, so be on the lookout for more details on […]

Free Summer Meals for Kids: Summer Food Program

Kids Eat Free Summer Program Wichita

Wichita public school will offer FREE meals for children and teens across Wichita. Kids and teens ages 1-18 can get healthy meals during the summer months when school is out of session. Adults can get breakfast and lunch as well for a fee. General info about FREE Meals for Kids in Wichita: Breakfast and lunch […]

Teacher Appreciation Freebies and Deals for Wichita-area Teachers

Teacher Appreciation Week

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 for Teacher Appreciation Week. From free food, to free car washes, to amazing […]

GreenAcres Market Free Summer Kick-Off Event

GreenAcres Summer Event

Visit GreenAcres Market West Wichita for their Summer Kick-Off Event on May 20th from 11 am-2 pm! Bring the whole family and enjoy FREE samples, savings, kid-oriented demos, giveaways, and more. Stay in touch with GreenAcres on social media for the latest healthy living research and information from nationally-recognized wellness experts. Click HERE to follow […]

Wichita Cinco de Mayo deals and celebrations 2023

Cinco de Mayo Wichita Events

It’s time to pull out your red, white, and green. May 5 is Cinco de Mayo, and we’ve found a few specials you can take advantage of to have your very own fiesta here in Wichita, Kansas.  Cinco de Mayo Restaurant Specials and Drink Deals: Although it’s traditionally a Mexican holiday, Americans have been known […]

Open Streets ICT NoMar 2023

Open Streets ICT Nomar

The City of Wichita has a fun and FREE community event planned for Sunday afternoon, May 7, 2023 in the North Market neighborhood.  It’s going to be fun! It’s open to everyone and will include a full day of fun physical activities, music, and food. Its FREE to attend!!  Wichita on the Cheap will be […]

Bradley Fair Summer Concert Series

Bradley Fair Concert Series Wichita

The summer concerts at Bradley Fair are among our favorite events of the year, and the best part is that they’re completely FREE! Here are the details for the 2023 Summer Concert series.  This summer’s Bradley Fair Summer Concert series begins June 1, 2023. In the past, the concerts have been solely jazz music, but […]

ICT Culture Festival 2023

ICT Culture Event

ICT Culture Festival is a beautiful way to celebrate diversity; the cool thing is that this event is entirely student-led. They have a BIG lineup of food trucks and performances. This event is FREE to attend!  Food Vendors: Noble House Thai Village El Tapatio Kung Fu Tea Wichita Cheesecake Company T- Swirl Crepes Thao’s Bistro […]