What’s Happening This Week in Wichita (Apr. 5-10)

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Ziggy’s Pizza Give Back Night for LLS | April 6
Where: All Ziggy’s Pizza locations
Benefit night for the leukemia and lymphoma society. Ziggys will donate a portion of all proceeds from 5-9 p.m. directly to the LLS. **Must Mention This Cause**

BEST THINGS TO DO!

1 Million Cups | April 6
Where: Groover Labs
1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Every Wednesday morning at 8:45 a.m., one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.

Brew Bash | April 7
Where: Chicken N Pickle
Join us for our local beer tasting event benefiting League 42. Each participant will receive a CNP Souvenir Cup, Steak Fajita Tacos, and five beer tastings + one full beer! Live Music by Whitney Means on the outdoor stage!

Joggers & Lagers | April 7
Where: Social Tap
Joggers & Lagers will meet at Social Tap on the WSU Campus and head out for a run around the WSU Campus before returning to Social Tap for Beer, food and Fun in our reserved section with our fellow running friends! See you at Social Tap

Thursday Night Pinball League | April 7
Where: The Arcade
Every Week on Thursday Night. Doors at The Arcade open at 6pm. League games will begin at 6:30pm, no practice games will be allowed on league games after this point. Check out our feature at what to expect here.

Ashley McBryde Concert | April 8
Where: Wichita Orpheum

Wind Surge Opening Night | April 8
Where: RiverFront Stadium
Join the Wichita Wind Surge for Opening Night 2022 on Friday, April 8 as they take on the Tulsa Drillers for your first opportunity to enjoy hot dogs, popcorn, friends and fun at the ballpark this season

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship | April 8
Where: INTRUST Bank Arena
Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC), The World’s Fastest Growing Sport, returns to Wichita with a spectacular card headlined by a tremendous middleweight clash between Mike ‘The Marine’ Richman and Dave ‘The Caveman’ Rickels.

Adult Skate Night | April 8
Where: Carousel Skate Center
Join us for Adult Night every Friday is January! Must be 21 with a Valid ID. $10 Cover (skates included). Beer & mixed drinks available. Check out our feature at what to expect here.

Slider Shak One-Year Anniversary | April 9
Where: Slider Shak
Slider Shak will be celebrating one year in business! We will be introducing Tyler’s Pork Fritter Slider, named after a family member that we lost in February. The pork fritter slider will only be $1.25 on Saturday with a limit of 5. We will have a jar set up with the pickle tickle lemonade in it. We plan to fill it with extra pickles and have people guess on how many pickles are in the jar, and whoever is closest will win a basket with Slider Shak Merch and a certificate for a free Shak Attak JR. There will be a kid’s coloring contest that will go on the whole weekend using our Dukes coloring pages. Winner will get a $25 gift card.

The Workroom’s 2nd Saturday Artisan Market | April 9
Where: The Workroom
Re-introducing out biggest, best market season yet!

Shea’s Sol Kitchen Grand Opening | April 9
Where: Towne West Square
Come join us for the grand opening of the sol kitchen! We will be doing t-shirt giveaways, raffles, and will have free dessert for the first 50 customers

Around The Corner!

2022 Anniversary Film Series | April 21
Where: Wichita Orpheum Theatre
The Anniversary Film Series is our monthly series of films celebrating a major anniversary. Films are screened at 7pm one Thursday a month.

I Got Sole: Sneaker Show | April 23
Where: Chicken N Pickle
‘I Got Sole” is a sneaker show that celebrates urban America’s love for sneakers, streetwear and collectibles in a fun format that allows you to experience the sneaker culture like never before.

Shop & Grub | April 24
Where: Naftzger Park
Come & Shop the very best vintage clothing, home goods, jewelry, art while grubbin on some delicious food from our unique variety of vendors. Read our feature on Shop & Grub from last year.

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SPORTS

Wichita Thunder
■ Apr. 6 | vs Tulsa Oilers
■ Apr. 8 | at Tulsa Oilers
■ Apr. 9 | vs Allen Americans
■ Apr. 10 | vs Allen Americans
Read our feature on attending a Wichita Thunder game

Wichita Wind Surge
■ Apr. 8 | vs Tulsa
■ Apr. 9 | at Tulsa
■ Apr. 10 | vs Tulsa

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LIVE MUSIC

Wednesday, Apr. 6
Dustin Arbuckle | Mort’s Martini Bar | 5 p.m.
Patz | Jerry’s Bar & Grill | 5 p.m.
311 | The Cotillion | 8 p.m.

A.J. Harvey | Mort’s Martini Bar | 8 p.m.
Dallas Pryor | The Cowboy Inn Saloon | 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, Apr. 7
Wichita Jazz Festival | Central Standard Brewing | 6 p.m
Patz | The Artichoke | 7:30 p.m
Fly By Night | Mort’s Martini Bar | 8 p.m.
Midwest R&B Fest | Wave | 8 p.m
Jennifer Byers Project | Dockum | 8 p.m.

Friday, Apr. 8
The Grant & Pauly Experience | Mort’s Martini Bar | 5 p.m.
Harrison Steele | Brickyard | 6 p.m.
Lisa Hittle Jazz Plus | Larkspur | 7 p.m.
Tom Page Trio | The Artichoke | 7:30 p.m
Just The Worm | Mort’s Martini Bar | 8 p.m.
Frank Foster | TempleLive | 8 p.m.
Air City Rock | The Shamrock | 9 p.m.
Bootleg Mercy | Jerry’s Bar & Grill | 9 p.m.
Uche & The Crash | Vorshay’s Cocktail Lounge | 9 p.m.

Saturday, Apr. 9
Lisa Hittle Jazz Plus | Larkspur | 7 p.m.
Sunshine the Bunny | The Artichoke | 7:30 p.m
Boyz II Men | Kansas Star Casino | 7:30 p.m.
Stay the Course | Brickyard | 8 p.m.
Hardwood Cherry | Mortdecai’s Tavern & Eatery | 8:30 p.m.
For the Birds | The Shamrock | 9 p.m.
Whitney Means Band | Jerry’s Bar & Grill | 9 p.m.
Rudy Love Jr. | Vorshay’s Cocktail Lounge | 9 p.m.
Annie Up | Margarita’s Cantina | 9 p.m

Sunday, Apr. 10
Jamie Quick | Mort’s Martini Bar | 6:30 p.m.

Upcoming Noteworthy Concerts
■ 4/16 Jared Brown Band | Wichita Union Stockyards | 8:30 p.m.

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PERFORMING ARTS

Century II Performing Arts Center
Apr. 9-10 | The Rose of Senora (Wichita Symphony Orchestra)

Crown Uptown Theatre
Apr. 7-9 | The Three Billy Goats Gruff

The Forum Theatre
Apr. 28 | Five Guys Named Moe

Friends University Division of Fine Arts
■ Apr. 7-8 | Concert Choir Concert
■ Apr. 12 | Chamber Orchestra

Kechi Playhouse
■ no shows scheduled

The Looney Bin
Apr. 7-9 | Drew Thomas
Apr. 14-16 | Kevin McCaffrey

Mosley Street Melodrama
Apr 1 – May 14 | Kids in Space

Prairie Pines Playhouse
May-June 2022 | Lost To Space

Roxy’s Downtown
Apr. 7-24 | Bright Star

Wichita Center for Performing Arts
No upcoming events

Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center
■ Apr. 7-9 | The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Wichita Community Theatre
Apr. 21-May. 1 | Jake’s Women

Wichita Orpheum Theatre
Apr. 8 | Ashley McBryde
Apr. 22 | Jimmie Allen
Apr. 23 | Anjelah Johnson-Reyes
Apr. 24 | Jo Koy
Apr. 25 | Henry Rollins

Wichita State School of Performing Arts
Apr. 8-9 | “The Scarlet Letter”, an opera

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