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National Day of the Cowboy Event at Cowtown

National Day of the Cowboy

Old Cowtown Museum in Wichita is celebrating the National Day of the Cowboy which is an annual celebration of the workers who created the American West and their impact on the history of Wichita. There will be demonstrations of the many skills that were required to do this tough, demanding and unpredictable work, including branding, […]

Wichita’s 152nd Birthday: 3 Fun and Cheap activities

Wichita 143 birthday party at historical museum

Happy birthday, Wichita and Sedgwick County! Both were founded 152 years ago this year! You can celebrate with $1.52 kids’ sized sundaes for all ages at Andy’s Frozen Custard on Thursday, Free admission this weekend to the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum and visit Old Cowtown Museum for Free on Sunday.  Andy’s Frozen Custard deal will […]

Keepers on Parade

Wichita’s 150th birthday was in 2020 and people and organizations around the city participated with special safely-distanced celebrations (here and here and here, among others) and there was even a documentary. And can we just call it what it is? A sesquicentennial!! A word as fun to pronounce as it is to spell. In July, […]

Celebrate Wichita’s 150th birthday with Peace Love Pie

A big ole’ happy birthday to Wichita, and a full, happy tummy to us! On Tuesday, July 21, 2020 Peace Love Pie will offer $1.50 PieFaits to celebrate Wichita’s 150th birthday. This PieFait is filled with birthday cake cream filling, and layered with rainbow sprinkle pie crumb. That sounds like a celebration to me! [sc […]