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Date Night Ideas under $20 and under $30 in Wichita

Not all special dates have to be expensive dinners.  Here is a list of creative ways to have a special night. Wichita has a lot to offer for couples of all ages and hitting up these local locations makes it much more special.

In this  article you will find:

  • 15 Date night ideas under $20
  • 11 Date night ideas under $30 

Date Night $30 and Under

 Click HERE to see the list of 42 $10 and under Date Night Ideas 

Date night ideas under $20: 

1. PickleBall at Chicken N Pickle – Monday – Friday from 8 am – 5 pm it’s $20 per hour. If you play doubles that’s entertainment for 4 people or get a larger group to share the court cost to get the best deal. Reserve your court here! 

2. Wichita Wind Surge – The Berm – which is the outfield we have sat out there many times and it’s a great spot! 

3. Top Golf – A less expensive way to enjoy Top Golf is through their mini golf course. Have a ball with their  9 holes of miniature golf perfect for a night out with friends, a date night, or a family activity!

4. Thrift Store Style ChallengeFind some crazy clothing and go out to lunch or dinner wearing those clothes. I’ve seen this trend on social media and it is a fun way to act like kids again.

Thrift stores to go to:

  • Goodwill
  • Salvation Army
  • Disabled American Veterans
  • Uptown Cheapskate
  • Plato’s Closet
  • Paws Crossed
  • Oaklawn Clothing ‘N Stuff

5. Laser TagAll-Star Sports Laser Tag:

  • Single Session: $9.99

6. Starlite Drive-In

  • $7 per adult
  • 3900 S Hydraulic Ave, Wichita, KS 67216
  • starlitefun.com
  • Opens in the Spring – Fall  

7. Ice SkateThe Wichita Ice Center is open year-round, perfect for a cute skate date. Check out the website for more information on times they are open for public skating.

8. Disposable Camera DayA date without the phones: pick up a disposable camera, take pictures throughout your day or week, and put them in a scrapbook.

9. Yoga ClassHave a relaxing date doing some yoga and stretching.

  • Limitless Yoga Studio
  • Drop-in single class: $11
  • Mat/Towel Rental: $2 each
  • 357 South Pattie, Wichita, KS, 67211

10. Paint DateGet creative, look up ideas on Pinterest, or paint each other, and enjoy the night in.

What you’ll need:

11. At-Home Spa NightA date when you can completely relax? Doesn’t get much better than that.

What you’ll need:

  • Bath Bombs: 8 for $5 at Walmart
  • Epsom Salts: 3lbs for $5 at Walmart
  • Face Masks: $4 for 2 at Ulta
  • Bonus: put on a cozy robe!

12. Farmers MarketPick up some goodies for dinner tonight, nothing like a farmers market to do so.

Farmers Markets around town:

  • Old Town
  • Kansas Grown
  • Haysville Hometown Market
  • Derby Kansas Grown
  • For more information on dates and times, visit Farmers Markets in Wichita

13. Bubble Bath & BubblyAnother relaxing date because you guys deserve it.

What you’ll need:

14. Jenny Dawn Cellars – Jenny Dawn Cellars opened a winery and tasting room in the heart of downtown Wichita located at Union Station. Jennifer now crafts and bottles her wines on-site, with grapes and juice sourced from the finest growers in California and Kansas.

15. Check out one of our many local breweries – Prices will vary 

16. Wine TastingGet out of town, try some wine, and keep the glass. What can be better than that?

  • Grace Hill Winery
  • 6310 S Grace Hill Rd, Whitewater, KS 67154
  • Free tours
  • $7 wine tastings
  • Lawn games for entertainment

Date night under $30: 

1. Tex Consolver Golf Course Driving Range 

2. Escape Room

3. Dave and Busters

  • $25 for 135 play chips
  • $15 for 75 play chips
  • 2644 N Greenwich Ct, Wichita, KS 67226

4. BrunchWichita has some of the best breakfast and brunch restaurants, perfect for a date.

5. Looney Bin Comedy ClubGoing to a comedy show is a great way to learn about your date and it’s a perfect conversation starter as well.

  • See what shows are coming up on the website
  • Tickets range from $10-20 depending on the performer

6. Local High School/College Sports GameFor those of you who love sports, I highly suggest cheering on local teams.

Those teams include:

7. Camp in your BackyardThis is the perfect way to enjoy the outdoors and still be close to home.

What you’ll need:

  • 2-person tent – Walmart – $15
  • Ingredients for S’mores
  • Graham crackers – Target – $2
  • Jet-Puffed Marshmallow – Target – $3
  • Hershey bars – Walmart – $6
  • Tip: If you don’t want to make a fire, make your s’mores in the microwave

8. Try a New CocktailGet adventurous and find a few drinks you both like.

Fun recipes:

9. Build LegosNot all Legos have to be expensive, and this a perfect date that will bring back good memories.

Lego options:

10. Axe ThrowingAxe throwing is a very creative date and it is a very exhilarating compete against each other

  • Blade and Timber
  • $25 a lane
  • Tip: Avoid Friday and Saturday nights to save money!

11.Wichita RiverfestRiverfest is an amazing annual festival. Attending the event is free, but to enjoy the rides and food, you will have to spend some money.

  • June 2nd -10th, 2023
  • Parade
  • River run
  • Tot trot
  • Car show
  • Art show
  • Participatory events
  • Fireworks
  • Music & concerts
  • Carnival
  • Food vendors
  • Beer Garden

Click HERE to see the list of 42 $10 and under Date Night Ideas  

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