03 May The 2017 May to Z Guide to Wichita Fun!
A – Antiquing in Kechi or at the Vintage Market Days May 5 – 7 Hartman Arena
Vintage Market Days is One of Country Living Magazine’s “7 Flea markets & Barn Sales You Won’t Want to Miss.” The Vintage Rhinestone, Junk in the Trunk Emporium, and Kechi Korner are just a few of the places you can go antiquing in Kechi, just north of Wichita.
B – Bike Month May 1 – 31 Various events around town
C – Cinco De Mayo May 5 Celebrations across town including Aeroplains Brewing & Casa Del Charro
D – DL Hughley and George Lopez Live May 20 Intrust Bank Arena
This is a once in a lifetime chance to see two members of comedy royalty come together for the comedy event of the year.
E – Elbow Room – 15 live music performances in May and Open Jam Sessions every Thursday night.
F – Final Friday May 26 – Various locations around town
Start your Final Friday at The Workroom and see how many places you can visit. Final Friday events happen downtown and around town.
G – Green Acres Farmer’s Market Every Tuesday’s in May at Bradley Fair
H – Hall of Heroes Opening May 20 Exploration Place
A superhero lover’s dream! The exhibit includes movie props, costumes, memorabilia and rare artifacts.
I – Invio 6th Year Anniversary Celebration May 4 Invio Fine Furniture
Discounts, drinks, demos, drawings, gifts and food! Join the fun and support #SmallBusinessWeek
J – JAM at AfroJAMS Bring on the Summer Bash May 13 Rock Island Live
K – Kidfest! 21st Annual Wichita Kidfest May 6 Century II
L – Lecrae Comes to Wichita May 5 WSU Hughes Metroplex
Lecrae is the top Christian Hip Hop artist in the country! This is his first visit to Wichita.
M – Mother’s Day May 14 various places around town are celebrating with offers for Mom.
N – National Mini Golf Day May 13 All Star Sports
On Saturday, May 13th, the first 100 people to buy Mini Golf tickets will receive a *FREE Mini Golf Season Pass for one year.
O – Opera Ball! The 15th Annual Wichita Grand Opera’s Opera Ball May 6 Hyatt Regency
P – Parade of Homes – May 6 & 7 Various locations
The last weekend for the Spring Parade of Homes is this weekend, don’t miss it!
Q – Quartet group “Little Red Quartet” performs May 13 at Hopping Gnome Brewing Company
R – Reborn Boutique hosts the Blood Orchard Vintage Market and Southside Food Truck Rally May 6
This one-stop Saturday shop has antiques, home décor, homemade items, repurposed items, and food trucks. Yum!
S – Steampunk Day May 27, Old Cowtown Museum
“Encounter the spectacle of pirate comedians, live steampunk music and performers of the steampunk variety. Gents, shine your fancy whiskers for the beard and mustache contest.”
T – Thursday Night Ladies Night at The Loony Bin Comedy Club
Ladies get in free every Thursday night $5 Lobotomies
U – UBuildIt Wichita Seminar and Tour of Homes May 6
UBuildIt will be hosting our FREE Seminar with Tour of Homes! Four current UBuildIt clients have agreed to open their homes and allow you to talk with them and see firsthand the quality of UBuildIt Construction!
V – Vegan Wednesday and Jazz every Wednesday beginning May 3 at R Coffee House
W – West Coast Swing Class at A Step Ahead Dance Studio May 4, 11,18, and 25th
This fun class is just $12 per person from 7-8 every Thursday. Give it a try!
X – XY Bar Comedy Night hosted by Jeremy Ricci May 10
It’s time to have a good laugh at XY again!!! No Cover, 21 & Over.
Y – Yoga on the Lawn May 17 Wichita Art Museum
Z – ZZ Top May 27 at Hartman Arena
That Little ‘Ol Band From Texas will be rocking 40 years’ worth of their greatest hits including “La Grange,” “Legs,” and “Sharp Dressed Man.” You don’t want to miss this legendary Rock Band live.