Whether you’re visiting Wichita or live here and want to do something new, we’ve compiled a list of the top things to scratch of your Wichita to-do list in 2017.


Ernie Biggs Dueling Piano Bar
Sing and laugh the night away at Wichita’s Chicago style dueling piano bar. Ernie Biggs features talented musicians who play your song of choice.

Grab a group and check out their weekly specials! Ernie Biggs is located at 550 N. Rock Road in Wichita, Kansas.


Grace Hill Winery
Enjoy an authentic winery experience at Grace Hill Winery just half an hour outside Wichita. Free wine tastings will help you find your new favorite. Tour the vineyard and cellar to see the journey from vine to wine. After tasting and touring, enjoy a picnic under the stars on the observation deck.

Grace Hill Winery is located at 6310 S. Grace Hill Road in Whitewater, Kansas.


Hopping Gnome Brewing
Sample unique, local brews at Hopping Gnome Brewing. Brews include ICT IPA, Frank’s Oatmeal Stout, Douglas Avenue Pale Ale, Sepia Amber Ale and The Earl of ESB (an English-Style Pale Ale). Visit their taproom and take home a growler to share with friends!

Hopping Gnome Brewing is located at 1710 E. Douglas Ave. in Wichita, Kansas.


Lake Afton Public Observatory
Discover the universe through a telescope at Lake Afton Public Observatory. Visitors experience celestial bodies through the 16-inch Ritchey-Chrétien telescope. The observatory also features exhibits and special events.

Lake Afton Public Observatory is located at 25000 W. 39th S. in Goddard, Kansas.


Stearman Field Bar & Grill
Watch aircraft take off and land as you enjoy delicious homemade southern style food at Stearman Field Bar & Grill less than half an hour outside Wichita. You can make a day of it and take a ride in a Stearman Bi-plane!

Stearman Field Bar & Grill is located at 14789 SW 30th St in Benton, Kansas.


Public at the Brickyard
Head down (literally) to Public at the Brickyard. Located in the bottom floor of a restored warehouse, Public serves unique, fresh, local menu items, including brisket tacos, margherita pizza, pot pie, shrimp n’ grits and more!

Public at the Brickyard is located at 129 N. Rock Island Road in Wichita, Kansas.


Tanganyika Wildlife Park
Feed a lemur from the palm of your hand at Tanganyika Wildlife Park! From black-footed penguins to white Bengal tigers, the park is home to more than 300 animals, including birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians and animals you can directly interact with.

Tanganyika Wildlife Park is located at 1000 S. Hawkins Lane in Goddard, Kansas.