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Sunday Funday at CSB

Sunday Funday june 5 popup central standard brewing

Central Standard Brewing is hosting a popup “Sunday Funday” on June 5, 2022. Kick off summer on CSB’s patio.  They’ll have a DJ spinning vinyl records, some vendors, along with handmade taquitos (including a vegan option) and homemade cookies for sale.  $5 sangrias will be available all day and of course you can sip CSB’s […]

Events at the Hopping Gnome Brewing Company

local craft beer on patio table at hopping gnome brewing co in wichita ks

There is something irreplaceable about being a part of “the local scene.” The Hopping Gnome Brewing Company is one of those local picks — a one-of-a-kind, family-run spot that not only has high-caliber brews, but also serves up that comfy local atmosphere complete with live events.  To top it off, these events are affordable, and […]

National Margarita Day deals

margaritas and Mexican food

Apparently there’s some dissension about who started National Margarita Day, with multiple bartenders claiming to have started it. (If I knew for sure who did it, I’d ask them “Why February???”) But any excuse for a celebration, right? National Margarita Day is February 22 each year and many Wichita restaurants and drinking establishments offer special […]

Elf Interactive Film Screening at the Wichita Art Museum (21+)

Elf interactive film screening holiday event for ages 21+

If your holidays aren’t complete without seeing the hit movie Elf featuring the comedic antics of Will Farrell, connect with WAM Contemporaries for this audience-participation film screening. It’s only for ages 21 and over. On Thursday evening, December 9, Buddy is back! WAM Contemporaries are again offering an interactive screening of the hit comedy Elf. […]

Sedgwick County Zoo discounts

Teens enjoying a free night at the Sedgwick County Zoo

Sedgwick County Zoo is one of Wichita’s biggest attractions. With the large enclosures, educational Keeper Chats, large variety of animals (including many rare and endangered species) and more, it is a fun outing for the whole family! The best way to find out about discounts to the Sedgwick County Zoo is to frequently check their […]

Central Standard Brewing five-year anniversary celebration

Central Standard Brewing Co. Wichita Kansas

Central Standard Brewing is celebrating its sixth anniversary with a two-day party on Saturday and Sunday, August 28 and 29, 2021. To make up for missing the party last year, they’ll have two days of fun.  On Saturday from noon on, they’ll have a dunk tank benefiting Hyde Park and live music all day and […]

Art Chatter

In May, the Wichita Art Museum will host its Art Chatter event online via Zoom. Art Chatter is part open mic, part “thought cocktail.” Each Art Chatter features a lineup of local artists, musicians, and designers who talk about what’s up and what’s on their minds. The virtual Art Chatter event is Friday, May 14, […]

Adult Night Skate (21+) at Carousel Skate Center

If you love to roller skate, but think skating is just for kids, think again!  Carousel Skate Center offers a monthly night skate just for adults ages 21 and up! Carousel combines the fun of skating with music from the 80s, 90s and today for a fun club-like atmosphere. They also have a bar with […]

Free (Wichita Baseball) Tshirt Friday

In anticipation of the new Wichita Baseball Stadium coming this spring, Wichita Baseball 2020 will be giving away free t-shirts this Friday to the first 100 people! This Friday, November 1,  you will have a chance to get a free t-shirt at the First Friday Party at the Wichita Boathouse. (Say that 10 times fast! […]

Día de los Muertos, Day of the Dead Events in Wichita, KS

Día de los Muertos, or “Day of the Dead”, is traditionally a Mexican holiday that begins on October 31st and goes through November 2nd. Although we typically view death as a somber time, Día de los Muertos gives us an opportunity to celebrate the lives of our deceased relatives and pray for their souls. Celebrations […]

Camp Cedar Creek Fall Fling for Adults 21+

Why should kids get to have all the Halloween fun? Wichita’s newest pumpkin patch, Cedar Creek, is hosting an adults only event. (21 and older) Cedar Creek says, “It’s time for the Adults to have some campfire fun! Grab your Flannel, Uggs and head over to our Family Farm & enjoy the FALL weather!!! There […]

Museum of World Treasures events for adults 21+

Museum of World Treasures

  The Museum of World Treasures is hosting a series of fun evening events for adults 21 and over. Enjoy a casual evening, relax and visit with friends (or make new ones!) and enjoy drinks, conversation, and light appetizers. You will be able to immerse yourself in local treasures, vendors, and interactive experiences. The Museum […]

Wichita Blues Crawl

Fall Blues Crawl 2019 Wichita, KS flyer with schedule

Get ready for the 2019 Fall Blues Crawl in Wichita, happening Sunday evening, September 29. The annual event is one you won’t want to miss.  A $10 wristband gets you into all the venues plus the After Party. The Wichita Blues Crawl is really a good time with some great music. You won’t want to […]

Sedgwick County Zoo: Flocktails 21 and over adult social events

Relax, unwind and enjoy a cocktail or two at one of Sedgwick County Zoo’s adults-only Flocktail social events. There are yard games, live entertainment, food and drink at these after-hour events designed exclusively for adults. The event will be held in a different area of the zoo each month, complete with special animal features just […]

Wichita Brewing Company Anniversary Party

Can you believe it’s already been 8 years since the Wichita Brewing Company (WBC) opened?! This popular Wichita brewery has several brews on tap that pair nicely with their homemade wood fired pizzas. They now have locations on both the west and east sides of town, both of which will be hosting anniversary parties today. […]

Stars Wars Day: May the Fourth Be with You Celebrations

In honor of  “May the Fourth be with you” Day, there are some fun ways to celebrate this Saturday. But first, in case you didn’t know, “May the Fourth be with you” is a fun way to greet Star Wars fans on May 4th. The fun pun is a reference to the Jedi farewell, “May […]

Kitten Yoga and Wine Class

Looking for the Purrrr-fect yoga experience? Check out this Kitten Yoga and Wine Class benefitting the Wichita Action Animal League (WAAL). Enjoy an hour long all-levels flow class while playing with fluffy little balls of kitten cuteness! Afterwards, there will be a wine hour where you can continue to play with the kittens. Who knows, […]

I Drank WuShock Wheat Tour

The Wichita Brewing Company (WBC) is hosting their I Drank WuShock promotion. To participate, drink two WuShock Wheat beers at each of the participating locations during Wichita State’s basketball season and receive a free “I Drank WuShock” t-shirt. Punch cards can be picked up at any participating location. Order a WuShock Wheat anytime during Wichita […]

Live performances at Fredos Tapas restaurant in Old Town Wichita

Fredos restaurant in Old Town

Fredos is a Tapas-style restaurant and lounge located in Wichita’s Old Town District that serves a variety of premium foods, wine, and other libations. They often have live performances and events with NO COVER charge, along with daily food and drink specials. “Since opening in June, we have experienced various types of people and crowds […]

EP21 event for adults over 21 at Exploration Place

exploration place

Exploration Place has a series of events planned for grownups ages 21 and up where you can spend time with friends and “sip your science.” EP21 events will be held on several dates this year and allow participants to mingle, enjoy adult beverages, get exclusive access to all of Exploration Place’s exhibits, learn from special […]

Cards Against Humanity Game Night at Hopping Gnome Brewing Company

Games and beer, now that sounds like a relaxing evening out.  Hopping Gnome Brewing Company is once again hosting a Cards Against Humanity night. This popular 21+ event will be held every 4th Wednesday of the month, starting on December 26, 2018.  Admission is $5 to play and gives you a chance to win prizes.  The […]

Places to Play Pinball in Wichita

  Sometimes I just want to get out and try something new.  I get stuck in a rut.  I think I may have found that “something new” to do that’s both fun and entertaining but not too exhausting.  Pinball!  I know what you’re thinking: pinball?  The game we played at the arcades and movie theaters […]

Beer & Yoga Event at Hopping Gnome Brewing Co.

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of asanas and brews. Hot Asana Yoga Studio is pairing up with the Hopping Gnome for a fun-filled evening of yoga and beer. Bring your mats and enjoy a 45 minute yoga class followed by locally brewed beer on tap. The yoga class will begin at 6 p.m. at the Hopping […]