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
March April May June Later
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.

June

  • 6/28 - Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band - new date 6/29/21
  • 6/27 - 2020 Air Capital Bacon, Bourbon and Brews Festival - new date 9/19
  • 6/27 - Wichita Children's Business Fair - new date TBD (fall)
  • 6/20 - Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 11 - new date 8/21
  • 6/19 - 80s Rock Night by 104.5 The Fox - new date 2/13/21
  • 6/18 - The Dude Perfect 2020 2021 Tour - new date 7/11/21
  • 6/14 - As I Lay Dying, Burn To Emerge Tour 2020 - new date 3/14/21
  • 6/13-14 - 2020 Monster Energy AMA National Amateur Motocross Regional Championship - new dates 7/3-5
  • 6/13 - Tanganyika Wildlife Park’s Twilight Tour - new date 8/22
  • 6/13 - Play on a Plane - new date 10/17
  • 6/12 - America, 50th Anniversary Tour - new date 9/3 9/11/21
  • 6/11-21 - Wichita Open - new dates 9/24-27
  • 6/9-11 - U.S. Women's Home Volleyball Nations League - new dates TBD
  • 6/6 - Air Supply - new date 4/30/21
  • 6/6 - KRLS Starlite Show N' Shine - new date 10/3
  • 6/6 - The Mastermind Show with Curtis the Mentalist - new dates starting 6/27
  • 6/5 - Boos and Brews - new date 10/9
  • 6/4-7/11 - Saving Pirate Ryan - new dates 6/12-7/25
  • 6/3 - Comedy Open Mic Night - 1st Wed of the month starting 7/1

May

  • 5/31 - Tech N9ne, Enterfear Tour - new date 9/2
  • 5/30 - 44th Annual River Run - new date 11/7
  • 5/30 - American Aquarium w/ Morgan Wade - new date TBD
  • 5/28 - Blooms, Brews & Bloody Marys - new date TBD
  • 5/27 - Kevin Gates, I'm Him Part 2 Tour - new date TBD
  • 5/24 - Beatles vs. Stones, A Musical Showdown - new date 9/27
  • 5/20 - KANSAS Live - new date 9/18 5/12/21
  • 5/19 - Starset, Divisions Tour 2020 - new date TBD
  • 5/16-17 - Steampunk Weekend at Cowtown - new dates 9/12-13
  • 5/16 - Orpheum Alive - Terry Quiett Band - new date 7/23
  • 5/16 - Monophonics w/ Paul & the Tall Trees - new date 10/15
  • 5/13 - Gary Allan Live - new date 8/13
  • 5/12 - Southern Culture on the Skids with Dressy Bessy - new date 5/11/21
  • 5/9 - Elsie Allen Tea on the Terrace - new date TBD
  • 5/6 - Read Southall Band - new date 12/2
  • 5/5 - Wichita Wurlitzer Big Band Jazz with Delano Jazz Orchestra and Brett Valliant - new date TBD
  • 5/2 - Whitey Morgan with Ben Jarrell - new date TBD
  • 5/2 - Water Lantern Festival Wichita - new date 9/12
  • 5/2 - Ark River Clean-Up - new date 9/19 5/1/21
  • 5/1 - The Cadillac Three - new date 9/5 9/9/21
  • Gregg Marshall Auction & Golf Tournament - new date TBD

April

  • 4/26 - Smokey Sunday Fest with Fastball - new date 8/30
  • 4/26 - Casting Crowns, Only Jesus Tour - new date 9/29 4/22/21
  • 4/26 - World Class Pro Wrestling LIVE! - new date 8/29 TBD
  • 4/25 - Green Fields Fest w/ Cody Canada & The Departed and more - new date 9/26
  • 4/25 - 4th Annual Jokers & Jazz Roaring 20s Bash - new date 7/31 TBD
  • 4/24 - Final Fest Music and Arts Festival - new date TBD
  • 4/24 - Method Man & Redman, Luniz and more - new date 7/25 7/24/21
  • 4/23-5/10 - The Golden Girls, 5th Season - new dates 6/18-8/9
  • 4/23 - Bert Kreischer - The Berty Boy Tour - new date 9/24 3/4/21
  • 4/22 - Cher, Here We Go Again Tour - new date 9/30 TBD
  • 4/22 - An R-Rated Magic Show - new date 7/21
  • 4/21 - Tesla 2020 Tour - new date TBD
  • 4/21 - Theresa Caputo - new date 10/4
  • 4/18-19 - Wichita Gun and Knife Show - new dates 7/11-12 9/26-27
  • 4/18 - Fairy Tea Party - new date 7/25 TBD
  • 4/18 - Ghost Hunt in a Ghost Town with the Tennessee Wraith Chasers - new date 7/25
  • 4/17 - Jim Breuer, Live and Let Laugh Tour - new date 10/15
  • 4/16 - Passport to Nature - new date 8/27
  • 4/15-19 - Wichita Jazz Festival - new dates TBD
  • 4/14 - MasterChef Junior Live - new date 11/5
  • 4/11 - Wind Surge Roaring Flame 5K - new date TBD
  • 4/11 - Rock of the '70s - new date 11/20 3/26/21
  • 4/10-11 - PAW Patrol Live! The Great Pirate Adventure - new dates 9/12-13 TBD
  • 4/10 - God Save the Wings, 2nd Screening - new date TBD
  • 4/10 - Randall King - new date TBD
  • 4/9 - John Moreland and S.G. Goodman - new date 2/11/21
  • 4/9 - David Allen Coe Live - new date 6/4 9/3
  • 4/4 - Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story - new date 11/6
  • 4/4 - Apollo 13 Gala - new date TBD
  • 4/4 - Tribal Roots with Element 5 Sounds - new date TBD
  • 4/4 - Electric Six - new date TBD
  • 4/3-5/23 - Egads! A Fate Worse Than Death - new dates TBD (2021)
  • 4/3 - Here Come the Mummies - new date 12/10
  • 4/3 - Bucky Fowler Band & Southern Charm - new date 6/12 8/21 9/18
  • 4/2 - Bart Crow Live - new date 7/18 10/31

March

  • 3/29 - MercyMe 20/20 2021 Tour - new date 10/22 2/19/21
  • 3/28 - Jared Brown and the Dirt Road Misfits - new date 6/6
  • 3/27 - Cole Swindell, Down to Earth Tour - new date 10/23
  • 3/27 - Jackyl Live - new date TBD
  • 3/26-27 - Gridiron 2020 - new dates 10/1-2
  • 3/26 - Swallow, presented by mamafilm - new date TBD
  • 3/25 - Geoff Tate, Empire 30th Anniversary Tour - new date 12/16
  • 3/22 - TobyMac, Hits Deep Tour 2020 - new date 8/11 1/20/21
  • 3/22 - Beatles vs. Stones, A Musical Showdown - new date 5/24 9/27
  • 3/20 - Moonshine Bandits - new date 8/8 TBD
  • 3/20 - Injoy Fountain - new date 7/11
  • 3/17 - Wichita Wurlitzer: The Principals with Richard Elliott and Brett Valliant - new date 8/28 TBD
  • 3/14 - Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 11 - new date 6/20 8/21
  • 3/14 - Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears - new date TBD
  • 3/13 - Clint Black - new date 9/4 TBD
  • 3/13 - Harlem Globetrotters - new date TBD
  • 3/12 - Naftzger Park & Evergy Pavilion Grand Opening - new date TBD
  • 2/20-3/28 - Dr. Jekyll & Prissy Hyde - new dates 6/4-7
  • 2/13 - Napoleon Dynamite Appearances and Screening - new date 4/10/21

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

  • 6/26-30 - 2020 National Theatre on Ice Figure Skating Competition - returning in Wichita in 2021
  • 6/26-28 - 16th Annual Anime Festival of Wichita
  • 6/21 - Father's Day Car Show at the Sedgwick County Zoo
  • 6/19-20 - 37th Annual Kansas Numismatic Association Coin & Stamp Show
  • 6/16 - TOOL, The Fear Inoculum Tour
  • 6/14 - 47th Annual Lake Afton All Wheels Car Show
  • 6/13 - 27th Annual Mustang and All Ford Car Show
  • 6/11-13 - 2020 Smoke on the Plains Derby BBQ Fest - returning in 2021
  • 6/10-8/9 - Music Theatre Wichita 2020 Season - shows pushed to 2021
  • 6/6 - Wichita Gladiator Dash 2020
  • 6/6 - Get Ya' Color On
  • 6/5-7 - Music Theatre for Young People presents Tuck Everlasting (originally 5/1-3)
  • 6/4-7/2 - Bradley Fair Thursday Summer Concert Series

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