Feel the magic of the season and make memories during Christmas in Wichita. We have a sleigh full of holiday events, from live performances for a friend’s night out to hands-on family-friendly activities and opportunities to see St. Nick

We have compiled this list of some of our favorite holiday events in Wichita this year. Be sure to check with each venue for visiting guidelines and last-minute changes. You will also want to check out our guide to Illuminations at Botanica Wichita and our blog post on the best places to see Christmas lights in Wichita.

Children play in the snow indoors at the Arctic Adventure exhibit at Exploration Place

Holiday Experiences

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Live Music & Entertainment

A picture of Will Farrell dressed as Buddy the Elf from the movie Elf promotes the interactive screening of Elf event at Wichita Art Museum

Activities for Adults Only

A woman helps a girl assemble a gingerbread house at Gingerbread Village at Exploration Place

DIY Holidays

  • Blow Your Own Ornament at Karg Art Glass - Nov. 5-Dec. 31
  • Gingerbread Village at Exploration place – Nov. 12-13
  • Art Together: Community Holiday Celebration at Mark Arts- Dec. 10
  • Stain & Stem Wooden Sign Making Class at Grace Hill Winery - Dec. 11

A display of antiques sits for sale at Parmount Antique Mall

Holiday Shopping Events

There is no shortage of things to do during the holidays. Visit our webpage devoted to helping you find ways to spend your holidays in Wichita, from wonderful places to shop and pick up treats to additional blog posts that give you more ways to enjoy the season.