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■ Torchy’s Wichita: Free Taco & Queso Bash | May 19-22
Where: Torchy’s Tacos East & West
Torchy’s Tacos is celebrating the Wichita community and sharing our appreciation the best way we know how: free tacos and queso! From May 19 – 22, both of Torchy’s locations are offering one free taco and one order of Green Chile Queso to every guest that stops by, no purchase necessary. Fans will be able to enjoy Torchy’s world famous queso, along with any taco on the menu, including our May Taco of the Month – The Cougar – made with smoked beef brisket, corn relish, guajillo onion strings, BBQ sauce, chipotle sauce and cilantro on a flour tortilla. Torchy’s Tacos locations are at 2191 N. Rock Road and 2901 North Maize Road.
■ Margaritas and Mojitos 2022 | May 20
Where: Exploration Place
Margaritas and Mojitos is a unique tasting event that features different local establishments in the Wichita Locale serving up handcrafted Margaritas and Mojitos for a chance to win Wichita’s best Margarita or Mojito. Attendees and Judges vote on the best Margarita and Mojito and the establishments with the most votes in each category will receive an award for 1st or 2nd place Best Margarita and Best Mojito (People’s Choice and Judges choice). Only 250 tickets are available.
■ Concert at the Park | May 22
Where: High Park
We’re kicking off the summer season with a Concert at the Park! Bring your family, friends, and lawn chairs, and join us at the High Park Amphitheater in Derby for an evening of fun family entertainment, with live music from Countryside’s own Keepers of the Mane, food, games, prizes, and so much more. This is another great opportunity to invite your ONE! See you there!
BEST THINGS TO DO!
■ Amber Waves Beer, Wine & Food Tasting Tour | May 20
Where: Historic Delano District
Unique shops in the Historic Delano District open just for Amber Waves participants. At each location, participants enjoy a tasting tour of a sample of craft beer from LDF, a sip of wine, and a delicious tasting from local restaurants.
■ Night In Delano Food Truck Rally | May 20
Where: Delano Food Truck Court
Join us for the Night in Delano Food Truck Rally at the Delano Food Truck Park, 220 S Handley. 15+ food trucks & vendors
■ Adult Skate Night | May 20
Where: Carousel Skate Center
Join us for Adult Night every Friday! Must be 21 with a Valid ID. $10 Cover (skates included). Beer & mixed drinks available. Check out our feature at what to expect here.
■ Old Town Farm & Art Market | May 21
Where: Old Town
Weekly destination for thousands of area residents and a must-see for visitors to the city. More than a Farmers Market. Celebrating over 30 years as Wichita’s downtown Farm & Art Market. – Food, arts, entertainment, shopping, and so much more.
■ Kansas Grown Farmer’s Market | May 21
Where: Two Locations: 21st & Ridge and Derby Market
Join us every Saturday, April thru October. Featuring dozens of Kansas Grown! vendors, live music, food trucks, Troubles the Clown, and more!
■ Steampunk Weekend | May 21
Where: Old Cowtown Museum
Break out your best bib and hold on to your penny farthing (you know, those huge wheeled bicycles) as Cowtown travels to the days of future past. Encounter live steampunk music and performers of the steampunk variety. Throughout the day there will be costume and best mask contests, and numerous photo opportunities!
■ Purple Party | May 21
Come celebrate the life and times of PRINCE. One of the greatest musicians to ever walk the Earth. Join us May 21st at WAVE @ 7 P.M. With DJ CARBON and special guests on the decks spinning hits from Prince’s entire catalog and all your other favorite songs from this era. We will also be featuring a booth garden with local merchants, a live art exhibition, and food by Adios Kitchen.
■ Play on a Plane | May 21
Where: Kansas Aviation Museum
Play on a Plane! This is your chance to take a walk through some of the planes on the ramp including: KC-135, Boeing 727 (FedEx), Boeing 737, Beech Starship. Activities to include: Children’s crafts and activities, Vendors, and a lunch concessions stand!
Around The Corner!
■ 2022 Asian Night Market | May 28
Where: Naftgzer Park
The Asian Night Market is inspired by the late night bazaars of Asia, where people come together to enjoy the many local eats, drinks, and arts of Asian cuisine, socialize and experience a new night time entertainment that downtown Wichita hasn’t seen. The Asian Night Market aims to unite and empower the community by serving as a platform for showcasing local talent including performers, chefs, entrepreneurs, and fun for all ages.
■ 2022 Wichita Riverfest | June 3
Where: Downtown Wichita
The Wichita River Festival Kicks Off
SPORTS IN Wichita
Wichita Wind Surge
■ May 20-22 | vs. Springfield
Lamb Team Real Estate – Keller Williams Hometown Partners
A local husband/wife real estate team with more than 15 years experience working in the Wichita community. To see how they can help you, call 316-259-1187 or visit their website or Facebook.
For a fantastic, updated daily view of live music all around the city, check out Amped Up Live. They are an incredible source for music fans.
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Century II Performing Arts Center
■ June 15-19 | 42nd Street Musical
Crown Uptown Theatre
■ May 13-22 | RENT!
The Forum Theatre
■ No Upcoming Events
Friends University Division of Fine Arts
■ No Upcoming Events
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The Looney Bin
■ May 19-21 | Paul Hooper
■ May 26-28 | Ralphie Roberts
■ June 2-4 | Ben Moore
■ June 9-11 | Scott White
Mosley Street Melodrama
■ May 27 – July 9 | Dirty Square Dancing
■ May 5-22 | Priscilla: Queen of the Desert
Wichita Center for Performing Arts
■ No Upcoming Events
Wichita Children’s Theatre & Dance Center
■ No Upcoming Events
Wichita Community Theatre
■ May 21-22 | An Evening of Culture
Wichita Orpheum Theatre
■ May 18 | Robert Earl Keen
■ May 21 | Brian Regan
■ May 22 | Indigo Girls
■ May 27 | Beatles vs. Stones
Wichita State School of Performing Arts
■ No Upcoming Events
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26June10:00 am - 10:00 pm2841 S. Hydraulic26June11:00 am - 1:00 pmHaysville Activity Center26June11:00 am - 10:00 pmWorld Wash Laundry26June12:00 pm - 10:00 pm1935 N. Broadway26June12:00 pm - 8:00 pmRodriguez Fashions26June12:30 pm - 8:00 pmDollar General (Broadway)26June1:00 pm - 10:00 pmStar Lumber & Supply26June2:00 pm - 10:00 pmSoto Tire Shop26June2:00 pm - 8:00 pmF&K Liquor26June3:00 pm - 10:00 pmPuerto El Triunfo26June3:30 pm - 10:30 pm102 E. 29th St. N26June4:00 pm - 10:30 pmAdrian Photography26June4:00 pm - 8:00 pmWestway Marketplace26June4:30 pm - 9:00 pmDavis Liquor Outlet26June5:00 pm - 9:00 pm512 W. 21st Street
27June11:00 am - 7:00 pmBosley's Tire & Wheel27June11:00 am - 1:30 pmChainlink Gallery Place27June2:00 pm - 10:00 pmSoto Tire Shop
28June11:00 am - 7:00 pmBosley's Tire & Wheel28June11:00 am - 1:30 pmChainlink Gallery Place28June3:30 pm - 10:00 pm102 E. 29th St. N
29June11:00 am - 1:30 pmChainlink Gallery Place29June11:00 am - 7:00 pmBosley's Tire & Wheel29June2:00 pm - 10:00 pmSoto Tire Shop29June3:00 pm - 10:00 pmA-OK Pawn Shop29June3:00 pm - 10:00 pmPuerto El Triunfo29June3:30 pm - 10:00 pm102 E. 29th St. N29June4:00 pm - 9:00 pmWestway Marketplace29June6:30 pm - 10:00 pmF&K Liquor
30June9:00 am - 5:00 pm2110 N. Market30June11:00 am - 7:00 pmBosley's Tire & Wheel30June11:00 am - 1:30 pmChainlink Gallery Place30June2:00 pm - 10:00 pmSoto Tire Shop30June3:00 pm - 10:00 pmA-OK Pawn Shop30June3:00 pm - 10:00 pmPuerto El Triunfo30June3:30 pm - 10:00 pm102 E. 29th St. N30June4:00 pm - 9:00 pmWestway Marketplace30June4:00 pm - 10:30 pmAdrian Photography30June4:00 pm - 10:00 pm1935 N. Broadway30June4:30 pm - 9:00 pmDavis Liquor Outlet30June4:30 pm - 11:00 pm3404 N. Arkansas Road30June5:30 pm - 9:30 pm512 W. 21st Street30June6:30 pm - 10:00 pmF&K Liquor30June11:00 pm - 11:00 pmSunflower Espresso
01July10:00 am - 10:00 pm2841 S. Hydraulic01July11:00 am - 1:30 pmChainlink Gallery Place01July11:00 am - 7:00 pmBosley's Tire & Wheel01July11:00 am - 10:00 pmWorld Wash Laundry01July11:00 am - 11:00 pmStar Lumber & Supply01July12:00 pm - 11:00 pm1935 N. Broadway01July2:00 pm - 2:00 pmSoto Tire Shop01July3:00 pm - 10:00 pmA-OK Pawn Shop01July3:00 pm - 10:00 pmPuerto El Triunfo01July3:30 pm - 10:30 pm102 E. 29th St. N01July4:00 pm - 10:00 pmWestway Marketplace01July4:00 pm - 11:00 pm2110 N. Market01July4:00 pm - 12:00 amAdrian Photography01July4:30 pm - 9:00 pmDavis Liquor Outlet01July5:00 pm - 11:00 pm3404 N. Arkansas Road
02July7:00 am - 12:00 pmKansas Grown Farmers Market02July8:00 am - 1:00 pmOld Town Farm & Art Market02July8:00 am - 1:00 pmOld Town Farm & Art Market02July10:00 am - 10:00 pm2841 S. Hydraulic02July11:00 am - 7:00 pmBosley's Tire & Wheel02July11:00 am - 1:00 pmHaysville Activity Center02July11:00 am - 10:00 pmWorld Wash Laundry02July12:00 pm - 8:00 pmRodriguez Fashions02July12:00 pm - 11:00 pm1935 N. Broadway02July12:30 pm - 8:00 pmDollar General (Broadway)02July1:00 pm - 11:00 pmStar Lumber & Supply02July2:00 pm - 2:00 pmSoto Tire Shop02July3:00 pm - 10:00 pmA-OK Pawn Shop02July3:00 pm - 10:00 pmPuerto El Triunfo02July3:30 pm - 10:30 pm102 E. 29th St. N
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