Best Things Happening This Weekend in Wichita (Feb. 2-4)

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FEATURED EVENTS

■ CityArts January-February Gallery Exhibitions | Feb. 2
Where: 
CityArts
Visit CityArts from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, February 2 for the First Friday opening reception celebrating three new exhibits! Art That Touches Your Heart, a group exhibit of Black artists from across the country, is on view for the fourth year in a row in the Main Gallery and Hall. Shouting Fire, by photographer and WSU instructor Jennifer Ray, is on view in the Balcony Gallery Prism Shift, a multi-artist exhibit curated by Ray, is on view in the Boardroom Gallery

BEST THINGS TO DO

■ MONIKAHOUSE Winterfest 2024 | Feb. 2-3
Where: 
MONIKAHOUSE
Since our previous festivals have been growing exponentially, we are collaborating with TempleLive this year to accommodate more fans to help showcase our local and regional musicians and bands at the 2024 MONIKAHOUSE WinterFest. Participating in Arts Week ICT.

■ Wichita Thunder vs. KC Mavericks | Feb. 2
Where: 
Intrust Bank Arena

■ First Day Field Trip | Feb. 2
Where: 
Wichita Art Museum
Enjoy Wichita’s First Friday art scene without the hassle of planning and parking. Harvester Arts and WAM partner to offer a guided experience of local galleries. Start at WAM, then hop on a shuttle to see what’s new at Harvester Arts and other galleries in town. The evening will be hosted by Harvester Arts staff Kristin Beal, Co-Founder and Executive Director, and Mina Estrada, Managing Director. This program is offered in partnership with Harvester Arts.

■ Brincos Dieras Live | Feb. 2
Where: 
Orpheum Theatre
Because you asked for it.. The most irreverent clown in all of Mexico and the United States is BACK to Kansas, BRINCO DIERAS! The Brincos Dieras clown show for the first time in this great venue accompanied by Tito El Ranchero who with his sympathy and spontaneity has captivated the public. And El Chulo with endless anecdotes and jokes. We call this event Elite Comedy Fest, which is guaranteed by Elite Entertainment. Since you won’t miss the laughs… YOU CAN’T MISS IT!!

Improv Show at the Flying Pig Improv | Feb 2
Where: Flying Pig Improv
Hey, Everyone … It seems to happen every year about this time. It’s Ely’s birthday show! He tends to pack the house and that make the whole evening a treat for the audience and players alike. So get in here and enjoy!

■ First Friday at the Gnome | Feb. 2
Where: 
Hopping Gnome
We’re excited to welcome Alexandria Olthoff back as our featured artist for February! We will also have live music with Michael Engdahl that evening, from 8-10 PM. Grab a beer, listen to some tunes, and support local art!

■ Adult Skate Night | Feb. 2
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.

■ Chocolate Bazaar | Feb. 3
Where: 
Hubbard Arts Center
Join us for the second annual Chocolate Bazaar! This event will feature vendors, taste testing, chocolate cooking demonstrations, a chocolate cookie baking contest and more!

■ Blood Orchard Vintage Market and Southside Food Truck Rally | Feb. 3
Where: 
Blood Orchards
Join us for our first Market of 2024!! Y’all can shop all things vintage, rustic, shabby-chic, handcrafted, homemade, and small business goods!!

Wichita Wings vs. New Mexico Runners | Feb. 3
Where: Hartman Arena

■ Galentine’s Brunch & Bingo | Feb. 4
Where: 
Emerson Biggins Sports Bar & Grill West
Back by popular demand for a 3rd year, Biggin’s West proudly presents Galentine’s Day Brunch & Bingo. This year we will be ladies celebrating ladies with a cause! We have decided to set a goal of raising $3,000 to donate to charity. We’ve picked ICT SOS to benefit local women & children who are victims of human trafficking. This year everyone is a VIG, you are so very important because by purchasing your ticket you are giving back to the local community. We will be giving out over $5,000 worth of bingo prizes.

■ Wichita Thunder vs. KC Mavericks | Feb. 4
Where: 
Intrust Bank Arena

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AROUND THE CORNER

Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Spring Event | Feb. 8-16
Where: Century II
Upscale Resale for Savvy Families! Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Event is Wichita’s largest Children’s Consignment Sale! Hundreds of Families come together to sell thousands of high quality, gently used children’s items for 60-90% off retail prices!


LIVE MUSIC

Visit this week and the schedule for the weeks ahead at our Live Music Calendar – Sponsored by Mort’s Martini Bar.

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PERFORMING ARTS

Century II Performing Arts Center
■ February 18 | Gabriela Martinez Plays Rachmaninoff
■ February 20 | All City Honor Choir Concert
■ March 2-3 | Wichita Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concertcan

Crown Uptown Theatre
■ February 15-17 | Don’t Let The Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical

Mosley Street Melodrama
 Feb. 2 – March 16 | Anchorman of Steel

Prairie Pines Playhouse
TBD

Roxy’s Downtown
 January 11 – February 3 | The Legend of Georgia McBride

Wichita Orpheum Theatre
■ January 19 | Within Her Storied Walls
■ January 27 | Mania: The ABBA Tribute
■ February 2 | Brincos Dieras
■ February 6 | Black Violin
■ February 8 | Alicia Villarreal
■ February 9 | Johnny Cash – The Official Concert Experience


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