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Food Truck Thursdays

5:30-9pm, October 28, 2021 | Exploration Place

Thursdays at Exploration Place just got more awesome! Mark your calendars for weekly Food Truck Thursday events this summer. Chow down with Wichita’s finest food trucks, grab a drink from the bar, jam out to live music, play games, and more all while you enjoy the scenic view of the Keeper of the Plains. Plus, bring the whole family to check out our exhibits and catch a movie in the Digital Dome Theater.

Admission includes access to live music, and food trucks. Event ends with the Ring of Fire lighting at the Keeper of the Plains. Food and drinks sold separately. Some seating will be provided, but lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged.

Exhibit admission: $5 for adults, $3 for children, free for Exploration Place members. Includes all exhibits. Dome Theater tickets sold separately.

Sept. 30
Food Trucks: Mrs. Cole’s Tropical Sno Dealership, The Big Nerd, Brown Box Bakery
Music: The New Time Bards

Oct. 7
Food Trucks: The Rolling Greek and Primos Mexican Food Truck
Activity: Trivia

Oct. 14
Food Trucks: Burritos and Bowls and Brown Box Bakery
Activity: Bingo

Oct. 21
Food Trucks: Smokin Diner and The Critical Cart
Activity: Paint the Towne

Oct. 28
Food Trucks: Brown Box Bakery and The Big Nerd
Activity: Hocus Pocus - movie event

Nov. 4
Food Trucks: Primos Mexican Food Truck 
Activity: Trivia

Nov. 11
Food Trucks: Big Granny's
Activity: Bingo, Ethics of Space Exploration lecture, Flying Pig Family Improv Class 

Nov. 18
Food Trucks: The Critical Cart
Activity: Wine Tasting with Grace Hill Winery 

Nov. 25 - No Event

Dec. 2
Food Trucks: The Rolling Greek and Big B's Beef
Activity: Trivia

Dec. 9
Food Trucks: The Big Nerd and Primos Mexican Food Truck
Activity: Bingo

Dec. 16 - No Event

Dec. 23
Food Trucks: The Critical Cart
Activity: Rock the Dome

Dec. 30
Food Trucks: Big Granny's
Activity: TBA

Pricing varies per activity. Details subject to change.

  • Admission:

    Free access to food trucks and live music (food/drinks sold separately). Exhibit admission: $5 for adults, $3 for children, free for EP members.

  • Recurrence:

    Recurring weekly on Thursday

  • Days:

    June 3, 2021 - December 30, 2021

  • 2021-10-28 2021-12-30 21:00:00 Food Truck Thursdays <p>Thursdays at Exploration Place just got more awesome! Mark your calendars for weekly Food Truck Thursday events this summer. Chow down with Wichita’s finest food trucks, grab a drink from the bar, jam out to live music, play games, and more all while you enjoy the scenic view of the Keeper of the Plains. Plus, bring the whole family to check out our exhibits and catch a movie in the <a title="Dome Theater Shows at Exploration Place" href="https://www.visitwichita.com/event/dome-theater-shows-at-exploration-place/33017/"><strong>Digital Dome Theater</strong></a>.</p> <p>Admission includes access to live music, and food trucks. Event ends with the Ring of Fire lighting at the Keeper of the Plains. Food and drinks sold separately. Some seating will be provided, but lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged.</p> <p>Exhibit admission: $5 for adults, $3 for children, free for Exploration Place members. Includes all exhibits. Dome Theater tickets sold separately.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><strong>Sept.</strong> 30</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Mrs. Cole’s Tropical Sno Dealership, The Big Nerd, Brown Box Bakery<br />Music: The New Time Bards</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Oct. 7</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: The Rolling Greek and Primos Mexican Food Truck<br />Activity: Trivia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Oct. 14</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Burritos and Bowls and Brown Box Bakery<br />Activity: Bingo</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Oct. 21</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Smokin Diner and The Critical Cart<br />Activity: Paint the Towne</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Oct. 28</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Brown Box Bakery and The Big Nerd<br />Activity: Hocus Pocus - movie event</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Nov. 4</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Primos Mexican Food Truck <br />Activity: Trivia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Nov. 11</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Big Granny's<br />Activity: Bingo, Ethics of Space Exploration lecture, Flying Pig Family Improv Class </p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Nov. 18</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: The Critical Cart<br />Activity: Wine Tasting with Grace Hill Winery </p> <p><span><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Nov. 25</span> - No Event</strong></span></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Dec. 2</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: The Rolling Greek and Big B's Beef<br />Activity: Trivia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Dec. 9</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: The Big Nerd and Primos Mexican Food Truck<br />Activity: Bingo</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Dec. 16</strong></span><strong><strong> - No Event</strong></strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Dec. 23</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: The Critical Cart<br />Activity: Rock the Dome</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Dec. 30</strong></span><br />Food Trucks: Big Granny's<br />Activity: TBA</p> <p><em>Pricing varies per activity. Details subject to change.</em></p> 300 N. McLean Bvld. Wichita, KS America/Chicago
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