Books and All That Jazz – Sponsored by Friends of the Wichita Art Museum *Friday, April 29th – Sunday, May 1st, 2022

Books and All That JazzSponsored by Friends of the Wichita Art Museum

Friday, April 29th – Sunday, May 1st, 2022

Wichita Art Museum – 1400 West Museum Boulevard, Wichita, Ks 67203

Photo courtesy of Wichita Art Museum

2022 marks the return of this annual event, a three-day extravaganza, and the largest fundraising event for the Friends of the Wichita Art Museum. There will be hundreds of gently used books for sale—a bibliophile’s dream!

Friday, April 29th5 pm to 8 pm

Bibliophiles, this is your opportunity to have the first pick of all the books! The evening will include food trucks for dining.

The Jonah Craker Quartet, sponsored by Wichita Jazz Festival, will play throughout the evening.

Saturday, April 30th, 10 am to 5 pm

As you peruse the many books for sale, refuel at the Legacy Coffee Cart, food trucks, and the Muse Cafe. Enjoy the day’s lineup of local entertainment!

11 am to 3 pm | Family ArtVenture with free artmaking activities

11:30 am | Theatrical performances by Roxy’s Downtown

1:30 pm | Wichita East High School Lion Dance Club

2:30 pm | Buckner Performing Arts Magnet Elementary School Drum Line followed by Wichita Ukulele Society

3 pm | Caricatures by Charles Baughman

3:30 to 5 pm | B-Side, courtesy of the Wichita Jazz Festival

Sunday, May 1st11 am to 5 pm

The last day of this extravaganza is your last chance for books!

12:30 to 3:30 pm | Legacy Coffee Cart

12:30 to 3:30 pm | Storytelling on the half-hour

2:30 pm | Prairie Creek Elementary School Choir

For more information and a full schedule of activities, visit

Free general admission to the museum and to Books and All That Jazz!

Photo courtesy of Wichita Art Museum
Photo courtesy of Wichita Art Museum
Photo courtesy of Wichita Art Museum