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Located just a short drive from Wichita, Hartman Arena is a prime destination for catching a concert or sporting event. From country music performances to school wrestling matches, this arena hosts a wide variety of events. With a seating capacity of 6500, there's plenty of space for any major event you're interested in hosting here - there are even two party rooms with a smaller capacity for more intimate events.
For bowling fans, there's no place like Northrock Lanes in the entire state. This is the largest bowling facility in Kansas, so there's plenty of space to enjoy a game, join a league, or host a party. There's a pro shop onsite so you can get outfitted to bowl your best. Kids and adults alike can enjoy the arcade and snack on something from the menu. Upstairs, the banquet hall has a capacity of 200, perfect for a huge party!
Cessna Stadium, located on the Wichita State University campus, is a premier track and field stadium that hosts the annual Kansas State High School Championship meet. Built in 1969, this 30,000 seat stadium also is the home to the Wichita State University track and field team.
For more than 40 years, through monthly concerts and an annual festival, the "Wichita Jazz Festival has been dedicated to fostering great jazz in Wichita and raising the next generation of Kansas jazz musicians."
The West 21st Warren is one of the most beloved movie theaters in Wichita. Enjoy some of the most popular movies out today on a fun evening out. The Hollywood Canteen is the onsite restaurant; it's a replica of an old soda fountain, a charming place to have a meal before your movie starts. Although there is no waiter service in the theater, you can take your food into the auditorium to enjoy while you watch your film.
Watch today's Hollywood blockbusters in style at Warren Old Town Theatre & Grill. Comfy seats are arranged in twos behind spacious tables. The theater is set up this way because they serve food and drinks, so you can enjoy a delicious meal while experiencing the thrills of your film. Choose from menu items like nachos, burgers, chicken tenders, and a selection of specialty pizzas. Drinks include coffee, tea, and sodas.
At Mosley Street Melodrama, the audience is part of the performance. During the show, you can feel free to cheer for the hero of the story. Tickets can be purchased with our without dinner. Enjoy a buffet-style meal while watching some of Wichita's best live entertainment. They also have a full bar and complimentary popcorn to complete the experience.
The historic Wichita Scottish Rite building was constructed in 1887 and is known for its notable architecture. There is space available for rent for special events. The theater is also home to an organization that focuses on educating young people about the art of theatrical productions. Local students put on shows and learn about every aspect of the process.
If you are looking for a place to relax, drink beer and listen to some excellent live music in Wichita, The Brickyard is a good destination. Located along the North Rock Island in the city's historic Old Town and housed inside a warehouse, this place offers an outdoor as well as in indoor bar. Guests can choose to rock the night away outside, enjoying a cool summer breeze, or they can sit inside, chat with friends or the friendly staff, while sipping on a cool pint of beer. Special theme nights are organized here throughout the week, and live music is a norm, so expect fun when you head to The Brickyard.
The area's oldest and most comprehensive visual and performing arts organization, the Wichita Center for the Arts offers a 14,000 square foot gallery that is host to annual exhibitions showcasing regional and national artists, 484-seat theatre, the Mary R. Koch School of Visual Arts and rental space.
Great live entertainment in Wichita can be found at Cabaret Oldtown. Local performers show off their musical talents, sometimes accompanied by a live band. Shows change throughout the year, but you can expect some of Wichita's best talent when you visit. They offer a menu of appetizers and drinks to enjoy during the show. It's a great option for a night out with friends. The venue also hosts special events.
Enjoy a great meal and a world-class performance at Crown Uptown Theatre. This historic building was originally a vaudeville theater, and some of the elements of the antique design still remain. The performances range from Broadway-style musicals to comedies. You'll be able to choose between two entrees and three sides, all prepared fresh and with quality ingredients.