Events in Wichita
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
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
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
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
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