150th Birthday Celebration
Wichita and Sedgwick County
2020 marks Wichita’s sesquicentennial, and while many events have been canceled this year, Wichita’s birthday was not one of them. Although the official birthday was July 21, 2020, 150 years can still be celebrated by showing local businesses love. Visit a museum or local attraction. Buy a gift from a local shop. Drink a local craft beer or coffee. However you want to (safely) explore Wichita.
We've compiled 150 ways you can continue to celebrate. Whether it's taking advantage of special offers, exploring unique attractions or landmarks, or catching an upcoming event, there are ways to enjoy Wichita that include everything from small gatherings to individual activities.
explore wichita history
Want to take a tour to learn more about Wichita’s great history? Use this map of historical landmarks to guide your journey.