Updated: July 22, 2020

Like the rest of the country, events that were to take place this spring in Wichita have been cancelled or postponed due to COVID-19. When events begin to take place again, we can't wait to welcome you back to the Heart of the Country. See below for a running list of notable events that have been cancelled or postponed, and find dates for those that have been rescheduled. When the time is right, let's get back together for great times in Wichita once again.

All changes are reflected on our calendar of events, with rescheduled events moved to their new dates.


Shortcuts: Postponed Events
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Shortcuts: Cancelled Events
March April May June Later

Changed to Virtual or At-Home Events

  • 10/16-25 - 2020 Tallgrass Film Festival
  • 9/18-20 - 2020 Autumn & Art
  • 8/23-30 - Passport to Nature
  • 8/22 - Heartspring's PedalFest
  • 7/24 - UrbanICT 2020 Night Races
  • 6/27 - Road Home 5k and Fun Run
  • 6/13 - Wichita Heart Walk & F.A.S.T. 5K
  • 5/29-6/6 - Wichita Riverfest
  • 5/29 - Twilight Pops with Wichita Symphony Orchestra (Wichita Riverfest)
  • 5/15 - Amber Waves Beer, Wine, and Food Tasting Tour
  • 5/3 - Prairie Fire Spring Marathon
  • 4/25 - Heartspring's Autism CARE Walk
  • 4/20 - Nor20, Nortons 2nd Anniversary

Postponed Events

The following events have been announced as postponed by the venue or performer/host. Dates are added once they are rescheduled. Most events are honoring tickets purchased for the original date(s), but please check with your ticket provider for specific information.

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Cancelled Events

The following events have been announced as cancelled by the venue or performer/host with no plans to be rescheduled. Please check with your ticket provider for refund information.

  • 11/6 - Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real (originally 3/24)
  • 10/24 - 40th Annual Wichita Asian Festival - returning in 2021
  • 9/20 - 2020 Open Streets ICT - Douglas Ave - returning in 2021
  • 9/11 - Blue October, Get Back Up Tour (originally 6/26)
  • 2020 Downtown Chili Cookoff
  • 8/29 - Wichita Crawl for Cancer 2020
  • 8/14-15 - 6th Annual Grub & Groove Festival
  • 8/8 - PBR Velocity Tour: Wichita Classic (originally 4/25)
  • 8/7 - A Night in Old Delano
  • 8/6 - G Herbo, PTSD Tour (originally 3/26)
  • 8/4 - Lindsey Buckingham Live (originally 5/9)
  • 8/1-2 - 2020 ICT Comic Con and Science Fiction Expo
  • 8/1 - Back to School Bash at the Zoo
  • 2020 Taco Fest
  • 7/31 - Midian Shrine Smoking Guns BBQ Competition
  • 7/30-8/3 - The Basketball Tournament (TBT) 2020 Regionals
  • 7/30 - truTV's Impractical Jokers, The Scoopski Potatoes Tour
  • 7/25 - Wichita's Birthday and National Day of the Cowboy
  • 7/24 - Mark Arts 100 Years of Instruction & Wichita Women Artists 70th Anniversary Joint Opening Reception
  • 7/22 - Of Montreal with Locate S,1
  • 7/17 - "Grease" Interactive Film Screening (originally 3/27)
  • 7/16-19 - Equilibrium Arts Event 2020
  • 7/14 - NF, The Search Tour 2020 (originally 5/10)
  • 7/11 - Bubbly Birthday Bash and Renovation Reopening Day Summer Spectacular (originally 4/25)
  • 7/11 - Cowtown's 70th Birthday Party (originally 4/25)
  • 7/4 - 6th Annual Red, White & BOOM

June

May

  • 5/30 - Scary Mommy Live
  • 5/28 - Incubus 2020 Tour
  • 5/28 - Alison Krauss Live
  • 5/27 - AJR, The Neotheater World Tour Part 2
  • 5/24 - Hollywood Undead & Bad Wolves
  • 5/16 - Kristin Chenoweth in Concert, For the Girls
  • 5/16 - Walk with Wildlife 2020, Plains Predators
  • 5/15-16 - Mediterranean Festival 2020
  • 5/15-16 - 50th Annual Antique Watch and Clock Collectors Show - returning in 2021
  • 5/10 - Mother's Day at the Zoo
  • 5/9 - Young Lions Obstacle Course
  • 5/8, 15, 22 - RiverFlix
  • 5/3 - 2020 Open Streets ICT - NoMar - returning in 2021
  • 5/3 - Cinco de Mayo Festival at NoMar
  • 5/2-3 - Civil War at Cowtown - returning in 2021
  • 5/1-3 - Music Theatre for Young People presents Tuck Everlasting
  • 5/1-3 - Vintage Inspired Prospectors Spring Market - returning for fall event

April

  • 4/30 - ICT Lip Sync Battle
  • 4/28-30 - Nickelodeon Presents The Spongebob Musical
  • 4/26 - Spring Blues Crawl
  • 4/25-26 - Central Kansas Spring Reptile Expo - returning for winter event
  • 4/24-26 - Wichita Gem & Mineral Show
  • 4/23-26 - Don Giovanni
  • 4/23-25 - Midwest Winefest
  • 4/19 - B-29 Doc Flight Experience
  • 4/18-19 - 2020 Great Plains Renaissance & Scottish Spring Festival - returning for fall event
  • 4/18-19 - Wichita Military Guns & Collectibles Show
  • 4/18 - Foo Fighters, The Van Tour
  • 4/18 - Apollo 13 in Concert
  • 4/17-18 - Barbershop Harmony Society Spring Competition
  • 4/17-18 - 6th Annual Wichita Maker Faire - returning in 2021
  • 4/17 - Paul Bogart
  • 4/16 - Ulrich Museum of Art Summer Exhibition Opening Party
  • 4/16 - Party for the Planet
  • 4/13 - An Evening with Best Selling Author Elizabeth Gilbert
  • 4/11 - Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
  • 4/11 - Easter Eggstravaganza
  • 4/5 - 2020 Big Day Bridal Show - returning in 2021
  • 4/4-5 - Rose of Sonora
  • 4/4, 11, 18 - Tulips, Fairies and Forts
  • 4/4 - Cowtown 2020 Season Launch Party and Art Fair
  • 4/4 - 2020 Smithsonian Museum Day
  • 4/4 - 19th Annual Tree Fest
  • 4/3-5 - 2020 NIRSA Basketball Championships - returning in 2021
  • 4/3-5 - Alternative & Holistic Fair
  • 4/2-5 - Sunflower Cluster Dog Show - returning in 2021
  • Wichita Wind Surge Inaugural Season
  • Wichita Force 2020 Season

March

  • 3/29 - Guayakí Yerba Mate presents ASCENSION Tour
  • 3/28 - Family ArtVenture, WAM BAM Disco Time
  • 3/28 - I Got Sole Snkr Fest
  • 3/28 - Sunset Boulevard Film and Norma Desmond Costume Party, presented by mama.film
  • 3/28 - 2020 SWE Engineering Expo
  • 3/26 - A Taste of the Indian Museum
  • 3/11-22 - A Day In Hollywood, A Night in the Ukraine
  • 3/22 - 2020 Chisholm Trail Marathon - returning in 2021
  • 3/21 - Red Steagall and the Boys in the Bunkhouse Band
  • 3/20-22 - Carden Spectacular Circus
  • 3/20 - Moneybagg Yo, Time Served Tour
  • 3/19-21 - 2020 NWBA Toyota Intercollegiate Junior National Championships
  • 3/14-15 - Ravel & Brahms
  • 3/14 - 2020 St. Patrick's Day Parade and 5k - returning in 2021
  • 2/15-4/12 - Southwest Bowling 86th Annual Tournament - returning in 2021