Pizza for Paws – Monday, June 26th ~ Kansas Humane Society Fundraiser at Papa Murphy’s

Mark your Calendar to have Pizza for Lunch or Dinner on Monday, June 26th!

   Papa Murphy’s will be donating 10% of all Sales on Monday, June 26th in the Wichita, Andover and Derby stores to the Kansas Humane Society.  Stop by during their normal business hours and pick up some pizzas to help the animals!

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Visit Papa Murphy’s for their Menu options!

For more information on the Kansas Humane Society, visit here. 


Wichita Riverfest *June 2nd – June 10th 2017

Don’t miss all the great events happening at Wichita Riverfest!   June 2nd – June 10th 2017

9 days of fun!

The Wichita Riverfest has something for everyone!   Some of the Riverfest Events include: Concerts, Paddle Boats, Cajun Food Fest, Wagonmasters River Tours, Food Court and more!

A Riverfest Button is needed for admission to the Activities –  Adults: $10, Children 6-12: $5,  Children 5 and younger: Free.  Purchase your Riverfest Buttons at the Festival Gates or at Wichita Area QuikTrip and Dillons locations.

Visit the Wichita Riverfest Day Calendar link for a list of Daily Activities

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As part of the Riverfest Events, The Blacktop Nationals are inside Century II’s Expo, Convention and Exhibition Halls beginning Friday, June 9 through Saturday, June 10.  Visit here for more info!

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Download the Riverfest 2017 Mobile App for Iphone and Android phones – click here for more info!

For more information and updates visit Wichita Riverfest website,  Facebook @wichitariverfest,  Twitter @Riverfest and Instagram @wichitariverfest

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Mothers Day Celebration and Fathers Day Car Show at Sedgwick County Zoo

Take your Family to the Mother’s Day Celebration at the Sedgwick County Zoo
Sunday, May 14, 2017 ~ 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sedgwick County Zoo | 5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67212

Celebrate the beauty of spring and treat your mom to a visit to the Zoo on her special day! Visit the Zoo’s newest babies and their Zoo moms while enjoying the great family atmosphere!

All moms are admitted free when accompanied by a paying child. (If child is 2 and under, another paid admission will get mom free admission.)

Stop by the Pavilion from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. and enjoy a wonderful all-you-can-eat Chris Cakes pancake & sausage brunch for just $5 a plate.

2017 event sponsored by: BOB FM and Hank FM

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Father’s Day Car Show at the Sedgwick County Zoo
Sunday, June 18, 2017: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Dads, grab your crew, put the pedal to the metal and cruise on out to the Sedgwick County Zoo for Father’s Day. See cool classic cars, antique autos and vintage hot rods while exploring your favorite animal exhibits at the Zoo.

Dads are admitted free when accompanied by a paying child. (If child is 2 and under, another paid admission will get dad free admission.) Zoo members FREE with membership card and photo ID.

 To register your Car for the Fathers Day Car Show, visit this link . 

Awards will be given for 1st and 2nd place in the following categories:

  • Best Mopar
  • Best GM
  • Best Ford
  • Best Import
  • Best Lowrider
  • Best Pre-1950s
  • Best 1950s
  • Best 1960s
  • Best 1970s
  • Best 1980s
  • Best 1990s and newer

Special Zoo Awards:

  • Flock Favorite
  • Pack Pick
  • Kid’s Pick
  • Dad’s Pick

2017 event sponsored by: Classic Hits KEYN 103.7


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Visit Sedgwick County Zoos website for more info! 



GreenAcres Farmers Markets – 2 locations, Bradley Fair and Clear Lakes

Join GreenAcres Market for their Farmers Markets!

2 Locations!

Tuesday Nights at Bradley Fair | 3 pm – 6 pm

8141 E. 21st St. N, Wichita KS 67206

May 2nd through September

While you stroll through the Market enjoy Live Music from Johnny Q on the keyboard and Carl on Sax!   This weekly Tuesday market will have Kansas grown farm fresh produce, eggs, chicken, honey, jams, jellies, salsas, cold pressed juice, baked goods,  and much more!

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Wednesday Nights at Clear Lakes | 3 pm – 6 pm

2315 W. 21st St. N, Wichita KS 67203

May 10th through September

Join GreenAcres Market near 21st & Amidon for their new midweek Farmers Market!  They will be located next to Neighbors Restaurant in the GreenAcres parking lot.  Meet the Vendors who will be providing local produce, eggs, jellies, salsas, and more!

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For more information on GreenAcres Market, visit their website 

Midian Shrine Circus April 21st – 23rd 2017 INTRUST Bank Arena, Wichita, Ks

The 79th annual Midian Shrine Circus brings their unique and exciting, family-owned extravaganza to Wichita!

7 Shows!

INTRUST Bank Arena | 500 E. Waterman St, Wichita KS 67202

This year’s new acts include a high-flying trapeze, bears and an opportunity for attendees to ride an elephant! Midian Shrine Circus also features the Chicago Boys from America’s Got Talent and special evening show appearances by Wichita’s own Olympic Medalist Nico Hernandez.

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Tickets can be purchased online at selectaseat, by phone at 855-755-SEAT (7328) or in person at the Select-a-Seat Box Office at INTRUST Bank Arena.

For Show Times and more information, please visit the INTRUST Bank Arena website.

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Follow INTRUST Bank Arena on Instagram @intrustbankarena

Third Annual Paddle Battle *Saturday, April 22nd 2017

Paddle Battle returns for a third year on Saturday, April 22nd, on Sand Creek in Newton, Ks!

The canoe and kayak race draws dozens of paddlers to Newton for one- and two-mile routes and, new this year, paddleboat sprints.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, and races start at 10 a.m. Prizes will be awarded, and T-shirts will be provided to those who pre-register, while they last. Registration is $25, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Heart 2 Heart Child Advocacy Center.

Online registration is available at

CaNewton is the event’s presenting sponsor and has a limited number of boats available for rent on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants can also bring their own boats.

For more information about the event or rentals, call 316-288-5756.

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For more information on Newton Events, visit here.

Follow The Newton Convention & Visitors Bureau on Instagram @visitnewtonks