|Steampunk Day at Cowtown
Steampunk Day returns to Cowtown on Saturday, May 30 to give visitors a one-of-a-kind Victorian science fiction experience straight out of a Jules Verne or H.G. Wells novel. Activities for the entire family are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This yea...
New Airport Terminal Scheduled to Open June 3
Mayor Jeff Longwell today announced that the Wichita Eisenhower National Airport new terminal is scheduled to open on Wednesday, June 3.
Also, two major parts of the $200 million new terminal project – the new Parking Garage and Rental...
Free Fares on Ozone Alert Days
Wichita Transit riders can ride at no cost during high ozone, or Ozone Alert, days through Oct. 31 as part of a national campaign to improve air quality by reducing emissions.
Ozone Alerts Days occur when ozone levels are expected t...
May is Bike Month
In celebration of May is Bike Month, proclaimed by the City Council on May 5, City of Wichita officials are encouraging residents to have fun and experience the City on two wheels.
A community-led Bike Month Committee has organized...
O.K. Kids Day Coming Saturday
The annual O.K. Kids Day event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Watson Park, 3022 S. McLean Boulevard. Youth ages 5 to 12 years old will receive free instruction regarding fishing and water safety as well as participate in miniature golf, ...
Third Honor Flight Departs Wednesday
Kansas Honor Flight of the year will depart from Wichita Eisenhower National
Airport at 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, carrying four World War II veterans and 21
Korean War veterans to Washington, DC. The veterans and their guardians
Mascot Name Change
Wichita Park & Recreation officials on Monday announced they were changing the name of the department’s mascot to Barry the Bison, effective immediately.
The mascot was introduced as Buddy the Bison in late April, but officials ...
Wichita Airfares Remain Competitive
Wichita's average airfares continue to remain competitive, thanks to the presence of discount carriers. Wichita’s airfares increased .5 percent to $392.71 from $390.83 in fourth quarter 2013, according the Bureau of Transportation Statistics. In cont...
Benefit Car Show this Sunday
Free Indian Center event includes family activities, food trucks
For one day only, the Mid-America All-Indian Center is shifting gears from American Indian history to automobile history with the sole purpose of raising money ...
Junior Golf Registration Tees Off Monday
Registration for the 2015 Wichita Junior Golf Foundation
program opens from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Monday at all five Wichita Public
The popular junior program, for ages 10 to 18, fills
quickly and space is limited. Parents ...