Heartspring will celebrate its 15th Annual PedalFest on Saturday, August 25th 2018, bringing together more than 600 cyclists!
Funds raised provide free and reduced services for the ever-deserving children in the Heartspring Pediatric Services.
PedalFest offers a route for every level of cyclist including a 100K, 50K, 25K, 5K Family Ride and a 60K Gravel Ride. All rides begin and end on the Heartspring Campus.
After the ride, join Heartspring for the “Post Ride Celebration” to enjoy lunch and to visit the vendors. Kids can hang out in the “Tiny Rider Area” with inflatables, an obstacle course and participate in the trike decorating contest and sign making.
Join a friend’s Team, start your own or donate today!
See below for more information about this Event!
Don’t miss the Early Bird Special! Registration costs vary. T-shirts are included in your Registration with opportunities to win prizes including Gift Cards to a local bike shop of your choice, a beer stein, and a PedalFest Polo and Jersey.
Its Riverfest time! Join your family and friends for all of the fun Events that Riverfest has to offer!
Riverfest has many fun Events including the Sundown Parade, Twilights Pop Concert and Opening Nights Fireworks on Friday, June 1st, the Riverfest Classic Car Show June 8th – 9th, and daily Concerts at 3 Venues! Be sure and stop by the Food Court for all kinds of delicious food!
Each day of the Festival brings many Events that the entire family will enjoy! For a full list of Events and Activities, visit their Day Calendar.
Be sure and download the Mobile app for the Riverfest, its called “Wichita Riverfest 2018” and it’s available for iPhone and Android.
Be sure and buy a Riverfest Button to get into all the Concerts and most Events free for all 9 days! Adult Riverfest Buttons are just $10, Children Riverfest Buttons: 6-12 years are $5 and Children 5 and younger get into the Events for Free. You can purchase buttons at the festival gates or at some area retail locations.
This photo was the Best of Show winner of the Riverfest 2017 Photo Contest – taken by Debbie Greene.
Grab your crew, put the pedal to the metal, and cruise on out to the Sedgwick County Zoo for Father’s Day. See classic cars, antique autos, vintage hot rods, and new model cars while exploring your favorite animal exhibits at the Zoo!
Dads receive free admission when accompanied by a paying child.
Sunday, June 17th 2018 8:30 am – 4 pm
Sedgwick County Zoo – 5555 W. Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, Ks 67212
Online registration closes at midnight on June 15th. In person registration available at the Sedgwick County Zoo’s membership office from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on June 16th or 7:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 17th. For more information on registration, visit this link scz.org/visitor_tickets-signature_zoo_events.
For more information on this Event, visit the Sedgwick County Zoo’s website
When you visit the Kansas Aviation Museum now thru April 29th, they will donate 4 tickets for every Ticket sold. Guests will choose one of the three partnering organizations to donate 2 adult/2 children’s tickets towards.
The 3 Organizations represented are: Heartsprings, Rainbows United and Greater Expectations. All 3 of these Organizations do wonderful work with individuals who have Autism.
Heartspring’s Autism Services program provides a wide variety of innovative services and resources for individuals, families, professionals, and community members affected by a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and related symptoms. Building and enriching a meaningful life for each family member is the focus of services provided and are highlighted through the various programs offered. Autism Services at Heartspring consists of the Community of Autism Resources and Education (CARE) program and Behavioral Services including Applied Behavior Analysis.” Directly off the Heartspring Autism Services For more information, visit their website heartspring.org/autism
Rainbows: “Rainbows United offers the most progressive, advanced therapies for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder through the Kansas Autism Waiver Program,Commercial Insurance and Kansas Managed Care Organizations through Early Screening Diagnosis and Treatment. We understand that children with autism require a unique setting, one that is structured and designed to shut out the distractions that often stand in the way of learning and developing.” Visit their website at rainbowsunited.org/services/autism-services
Greater Expectations (with store front- Autism Avenue)
“The Greater Goal
As part of the Independent Living Resource Center, Greater Expectations mission is to become a catalyst for growth and opportunities for individuals ages 18-35 with high functioning Autism. Using evidenced based interventions and strategies, our goal is to understand how Autism impacts each individual and to develop personalized “visions” and “goals” which target key areas of deficit.” For more information, visit ilrcks.org/programs-services/greater-expectations