October offers plenty of things to do, from concerts featuring artists such as Toby Keith and Fitz and the Tantrums to fall festivals like the 40th Annual Asian Festival and 19th Annual Tallgrass Film Festival. Plus, Wichita’s affordable and diverse collection of museums has many excellent exhibits this month as well as a variety of special events.

If it’s scary ghouls you’re out to find, you’ll find plenty of frightening Halloween haunts throughout the month, as well as a many family-friendly fall events for the whole family.

Take a look at this assortment of lively activities and events happening in October in Wichita.

ICT Bloktoberfest at Union Station

Festivals & Annual Community Events

Sunset Over Exploration Place by Drone-tography

Arts & Culture

Movie Night at Naftzger Park

Family-Friendly Events


Concerts & Live Music


Sports & 5Ks

Old Town Farm and Art Market

Markets and More

Loony Bin Comedy Club in Wichita

Adult-Friendly Events

For more events and experiences, check out the Visit Wichita calendar of events.