The free STARBASE summer camp at McConnell Air Force Base is a favorite of ours. The STARBASE program is a series of three, one-week long STEM related camps that you can choose from. Launching rockets, programming robots, and designing … [Read more...] about Free STARBASE Summer Camp at McConnell Air Force Base
The 2018 Herb Day and Plant Sale is scheduled for Saturday, May 5 at the Sedgwick County Extension Education Center at 21st and Ridge in Wichita. Admission is FREE. It's a fun day of activities, education, and talking to the local … [Read more...] about FREE: Herb Day and Plant Sale at the Sedgwick County Extension
This Memorial Day, the Blue Star Museums program opens again for the summer. Blue Star Museums offers free admission to more than 2000 museums across America for active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard … [Read more...] about Blue Star Museums: Free Admission for Military Members and Their Families
Farmers Markets in Wichita and surrounding communities abound with locally grown fresh food, plants, honey, handmade items, and more. Some markets offer kids activities and live entertainment; all offer a great opportunity to meet your … [Read more...] about Farmers Markets in Wichita
Music Theater Wichita season passes are going on sale again! This year is a little different - there isn't a half-price sale, or a BOGO sale for one day only. Instead, you get three days to save $50 off each MTW season … [Read more...] about Music Theater Wichita discount season ticket sale!
Although City of Wichita Pools will be undergoing some changes and upgrades in the next couple of years, eight Wichita city swimming pools will still be in operation during the summer of 2018. And they will still have free swimming … [Read more...] about FREE Swimming Days at Wichita Pools
Frugal gardeners already know it's a great idea to catch rainwater and use it for watering. It just makes sense! But lugging pails of sloshing water around the yard isn't really ideal, so it's better to opt for a rain barrel that connects … [Read more...] about Discount on Rain Barrels
The calories are a splurge, but the price isn't: Sonic 1/2 price shakes are back to help you cool off during those sweltering summer evenings. After 8 p.m. each night, you can drive in to Sonic to get 50% off any of its hand-mixed … [Read more...] about Sonic Drive-In offers half-price shakes after 8 p.m.
The Wichita Park and Recreation Department offers a large variety of affordable classes and activities for kids, adults, and senior citizens. They've recently released the Spring 2018 Activities Guide. You can view it online … [Read more...] about Wichita Park and Recreation Spring 2018 Activity Guide
Cruise downtown for the annual Automobilia Moonlight Car Show and Street Party. This classic Wichita event is free and open to the public. The car show and street party features live music, food and merchandise vendors and, of course, lots … [Read more...] about FREE Automobilia Car Show and Street Party
The Sedgwick County Fair is always lots of fun. The 2018 county fair opens Wednesday, July 18 at the Sedgwick County Fairgrounds in Cheney, Kansas, and continues through Saturday, July 21. Admission is free and parking is free … [Read more...] about FREE: Mark Your Calendars for the Sedgwick County Fair
Prairie Lavender Farm will be hosting their eleventh annual Lavender Festival this June! This aromatic event will be held at the Prairie Lavender Farm on Saturday, June 16 in Bennington, Kansas. Admission to the Lavender Festival, which … [Read more...] about Prairie Lavender Festival
Wichita is known for being an affordable place to live with great quality of life for residents. And it’s true - some of the best things to do in Wichita are completely free! I've asked readers to recommend the Top 5 Free Things to Do in … [Read more...] about The Top 5 Free Things to Do in Wichita, Kansas
Wowza! This is the best deal in town if you want to see new movies. On Wednesdays, pay only $5 per ticket to see first-run movies at the Warren Old Town Theater Grille in downtown Wichita. (The five-dollar movie nights are still going … [Read more...] about Movie Tickets $5 at Old Town Warren Theater
Bring blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the FREE Wichita Ballet in the Park again this year! The Wichita Ballet will perform The Wizard of Oz at various parks in and around Wichita from Sept. 7-11, 2017. This is a wonderful … [Read more...] about FREE Ballet in the Park performances from Ballet Wichita