Events in Wichita

  1. ICT Bloktoberfest 2018 

  2. Art on the Trail 

  3. Wichita Symphony Orchestra presents “Bernstein on Broadway”

  4. Black Violin 

  5. Native America Celebration Day 

ICT Bloktoberfest

1. ICT Bloktoberfest 2018

What: A little bit of Oktoberfest mixed with a huge Wichita block party. Enjoy food and beverages from local restaurants and breweries.
When: Oct. 5-6, Friday 4-10 p.m. Saturday Noon-10 p.m.
Where: WaterWalk Plaza, 515 S. Main St., Wichita, KS 67202
Cost: General Admission Free; ICT Bloktoberfest Beerfest $40; ICT Burger Battle $30

artists paints during art on the trail at great plains nature center in wichita ks

2. Art on the Trail

What: Working artists line the paths to demonstrate their craft en plein aire along the half-mile loop of the nature trail.
When: Oct. 6, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Where: Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E. 29thSt. N., Wichita, KS 67220
Cost: Free

Wichita Symphony Orchestra Blog

3. Wichita Symphony Orchestra presents “Bernstein on Broadway”

What: A commemoration of Leonard Bernstein’s centennial with a program celebrating the best of his Broadway hits.
When: Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Century II Concert Hall, 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS 67202
Cost: $35-$80

black violin band poses for photo

4. Black Violin

What: Classically-trained violinists combine hip-hop with classical music to create a multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom.” 
When: Oct. 6, 8 p.m.
Where: Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway St., Ste. 330, Wichita, KS 67202
Cost: $35-$39

Indian Festival

5. Native America Celebration Day

What: An all-inclusive celebration including a Trail of Tears Memorial Walk, Native American fair, traditional Native American meal, powwow and presentation by the Wounded Knee Survivors Run Group.
When: Oct. 6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Mid-America All-Indian Center, 650 N. Seneca St., Wichita, KS 67203
Cost: Free

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