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Art: Museum
Food Traditions
Our relationship to the earth through food culture surrounds many parts of our lives. Many American Indian traditions and rituals center around the gifts received from Mother Earth and the fruits of the land.This exhibit examines that relationship.
Mid-America All Indian Center
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 - Sat 9/29/18
Art: Gallery, Art Show
Cameo Glass in Context: Charlotte Potter and April Surgent
"Cameo Glass in Context: Charlotte Potter and April Surgent" explores exquisite historic objects and compelling contemporary art that use cameo-carved glass as their medium. Potter and Surgent's work centers on contemporary topics that include social netwo...
Wichita Art Museum
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 - Sun 9/9/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Final Exhibit for Sacred Space: A Collaborative Exhibition
This final exhibit opening of Sacred Space will be June 13, 2018 at the Clayton Staples Gallery, west building of McKnight Art Center at Wichita State University from 4:30-7 PM. After 17 years, the exhibit will be disbanded but before this happens, the art...
Wichita State University – McKnight Art Center
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 - Fri 8/31/18
Art: Art Show
Splatterscapes - The Art of Charles Baughman
Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 - Sun 9/16/18
Art: Art Show
Splatterscapes - The Art of Charles Baughman
Opening - June 14 through Sept. 16, 2018 Artist reception - June 22, 6pm - 8pm CharlesBaughman.com CBaughman1@cox.net 316-259-7272 Artist Statement - I love to explore nature; walk in the woods, dig in the dirt, splash in the water. I have done...
Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 - Sun 9/16/18
Art: Art Show
Final Friday: Exploring Mixed Media
Final Friday Featured Artists: Exploring Mixed Media with Kayann Ausherman, Michelle Bishop, Lavon Carter, Connie Collins, Jae Eaton, Teressa Sliger, Carol Stibal, Christine Young, Val Young
Tessera Fine Art Gallery
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 - Sat 8/25/18 at 5pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Bree Barton and Sarah Henning Author Talk and Signing
Watermark Books & Cafe will host Bree Barton and Sarah Henning for an author talk and signing on August 16 at 6:00 p.m. FOR HEART OF THORNS: Fans of Leigh Bardugo and Laini Taylor won’t want to miss this gorgeously written, bold novel, the first in the He...
Watermark Books & Cafe
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 6pm-7pm
Dance: Traditional Country
The Kenny Pruitt Band
The Kenny Pruitt Band playing Traditional Country and similar dance music.
Minisa Recreation Center
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 7pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Baseball
Lincoln Saltdogs at Wichita Wingnuts
The Wingnuts host the Saltdogs for this baseball game.
Lawrence-Dumont Stadium
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 7:05pm
Theater: Children's Theatre, Interactive
Live Science Show
June Physiology: Sharks Cabinet of Curiosities July Test Pilot Physiology: Sharks August Kicking It with Chemistry Test Pilot
Exploration Place
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 11:30am and 1:30pm
Fri 8/17/18 at 11:30am and 1:30pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 11:30am and 1:30pm
Mon 8/20/18 at 11:30am and 1:30pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 11:30am and 1:30pm
Theater: Comedy, Comedy/Drama, Revue
My Big Rad 80s Wedding and Mosley's Breakfast Club Musical Comedy Revue
In a totally tubular time, Jessica was the Jazzercise Queen of Haysville stoked to marry Johnny, the plumber of her dreams. But what happens when his best man and her maid of honor have other plans for the happy couple? Will Jessica and Johnny’s love endur...
Mosley Street Melodrama
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 6pm-10pm
Fri 8/17/18 at 6pm-10pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 6pm-10pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 6pm-10pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 6pm-10pm
Art: Art Show
Oil Painting National Exhibition
Oil painting is a luminous medium that shows dimension through layers and textures. Artists from across the United States submitted paintings for this exhibition, juried by Daniel Keys of California.
Mark Arts
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/17/18 at 10am-5pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Music: Pop, Rock, Alternative
The Plains
From Seattle, Washington, the band plays indie/pop/rock music and features Aaron Semer (guitar, vocals), Josh Atkins (bass) and Jonballs Kilian (drums).
Mort's Martini and Cigar Bar
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 8pm
Special Event: Animals, Children
Planet Shark: Predator or Prey Traveling Exhibit
Seek your teeth into this amazing ‘out of water’ shark experience. Come face-to-face with a great white shark, learn the true impact of the shark fin trade and gain a whole new level of respect for the ocean’s oldest and most effective predator. In this...
Exploration Place
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/17/18 at 10am-5pm
Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Comedy: Open Mic/Comedy
The Bronze Comedy Hour at Third Place Brewing
Ready for a good laugh to go with good beer? Join Eric Von Reicher and friends for the Bronze Comedy Hour.
Third Place Brewing
Wichita, KS

Thu 8/16/18 at 8pm-9:30pm
Music: Rock, Blues
After Work Party with Rock and Rick
Every Friday The Shamrock has an After Work Party featuring food, music, drinks and fun! This Friday (Aug 17) the Shamrock Kitchen will be open 6-10pm, serving our signature pizza, sandwiches, paninis and appetizers. And we’ll have Rock and Rick on stage f...
Shamrock Lounge
Wichita, KS

Fri 8/17/18 at 6pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Candid Conversations Book Club
Come to the Maya Angelou Branch Library for a special after-hours book discussion as part of our Candid Conversation series, programs looking at issues of race in our community and country. This month's book discussion will be on The Line Becomes a River: ...
Wichita Public Library – Angelou Northeast Branch
Wichita, KS

Fri 8/17/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Chris D'Elia
spent three seasons as Danny on one NBC comedy series ("Undateable") and starred opposite Whitney Cummings on another ("Whitney"). He's also had his own Netflix special ("Incorrigible") and been seen quite a bit on Comedy Central: the 2015 celebrity roast ...
Orpheum Theater
Wichita, KS

Fri 8/17/18 at 8pm
Special Event: Community Event
Downtown Friday Films
Each Friday during the month of August we will be showing a film, each selected by a different partnering organization, to watch, discuss, and enjoy time as a community. Admission is free. Concessions will be for sale to benefit Downtown Alive Television B...
First United Methodist Church
Wichita, KS

Fri 8/17/18 at 7pm-9pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 7pm-9pm
Music: Acoustic, Rock, Pop
Erin & Alan Project
Erin & Alan Project is a three piece acoustic act that will take you on a musical journey from the '60s through today.
Newport Grill
Wichita, KS

Fri 8/17/18 at 6pm-10pm
    

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