Wichita Restaurant Week is back for ten delectable days for the community to eat, drink and give back. Building off an incredible first year, Wichita Restaurant Week is Oct. 10-19 with a variety of dining experiences for local foodies to savor.
“Restaurant Week is a perfect opportunity to get out and try a new restaurant or return to one of your favorite spots and enjoy a great meal while supporting a worthy community cause,” said Go Wichita President and CEO Susie Santo.
When patrons select items from the special Restaurant Week menu, 10 percent of sales will be donated to Boys and Girls Clubs of South Central Kansas. The Restaurant Week menu will vary at each restaurant with a price point of $10, $20 or $40. Many restaurants are creating all new dishes to highlight during this 10-day event. A complete list of participating restaurants can be found at www.WichitaRestaurantWeek.com.
“Boys and Girls Club will use this fundraiser as an opportunity to continue our mission to build the community’s next generation of leaders,” said Juston White, Boys and Girls Clubs of South Central Kansas Professional Officer. “We are truly honored to be the benefactors of the community’s generosity.”
About Boys & Girls Clubs of South Central Kansas
For more than 20 years, Boys & Girls Clubs of South Central Kansas has helped kids BE GREAT providing hope and opportunity for those who need it most. Today, our 2 Clubs serve some 1,100 young people through Club membership and community outreach. Boys & Girls Clubs provide young people 6-18 years old with guidance-oriented character development programs conducted by trained, professional staff after school and during the summer. Clubs positively impact lives and help young people reach their full potential as productive, caring citizens. Key programs emphasize leadership development; education and career exploration; community service; technology training; financial literacy; health and life skills; the arts; sports, fitness and recreation; and family outreach. Learn more at www.begreatwichita.org.
About Kansas Hospitality & Restaurant Association
The Kansas Restaurant and Hospitality Association, founded in 1929, is the leading business association for restaurants, hotels, motels, country clubs, private clubs and allied businesses in Kansas. Along with the Kansas Restaurant and Hospitality Association Education foundation, the association works to represent, educate and promote the rapidly growing industry of hospitality in Kansas. For more information, please visit our Website at www.krha.org or call the KRHA office at 800-369-6787.
About Go Wichita Convention and Visitors Bureau
Go Wichita markets the greater Wichita area as a major convention and tourism destination, thereby enhancing the economic development of the city, county, region and state. Go Wichita is led by President and CEO Susie Santo. In 2012, nearly $1 billion was spent by visitors to the Wichita area.
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