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■ Rhea Lana’s Children’s Consignment Spring Event | Feb. 9-16
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!
■ Refresh | Feb. 10
Where: Brick & Mortar
An elegant night out in Wichita. Are you looking to get dressed up for a classy date night? Need an excuse to break out that fancy attire hanging out in the back of your closet? We are bringing back Refresh on February 10th at Brick & Mortar! We have fond memories of so many great nights at Abode, but we finally have a new space and we are ready to celebrate. So get your tickets, find your date, hire the sitter, make dinner reservations, or whatever else you have to do, and come out and let’s party! Music by DJ Carbon and special guest Harrison Steele.
BEST THINGS TO DO
■ Wichita Wings vs. Kansas Bandits | Feb. 9
Where: Hartman Arena
■ Adult Skate Night | Feb. 9
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.
■ Johnny Cash – The Official Concert Experience | Feb. 9
Where: Wichita Orpheum Theatre
JOHNNY CASH – THE OFFICIAL CONCERT EXPERIENCE brings songs and stories from the “Man in Black” to the stage in a way that audiences haven’t seen or heard before. With video of Johnny from episodes of The Johnny Cash TV Show projected on a screen above the stage, a live band and singers will accompany him in perfect sync. This concert experience will showcase iconic performances from the TV show and highlight the spirit of the legend by revisiting some of his memorable words and anecdotes. Cash will perform some of his biggest hits, including “Folsom Prison Blues,” “Ring of Fire,” and “I Walk the Line,” and share stories of people he met along the way whose causes he championed – the working man from all walks of life. Plus, onstage male and female singers will split vocal duties performing their own takes on Cash hits. The music never stops in this concert event!
■ Galentine’s Day Crawl | Feb. 9-11
Where: Clifton Collective
Join us for our Annual ICT Collaborative Galentine’s Day Crawl! Hop by any of the following participating businesses this February for your Gal Pal Punch Card! Each purchase = One punch = One entry for a prize from our Small Biz Pals!
■ Wichita Thunder vs. Fort Wayne Komets | Feb. 10
Where: Intrust Bank Arena
■ Art Together: Explore Asia | Feb. 10
Where: Mark Arts
Join us for a youth and family community event that explores different Lunar New Year celebrations around the world.
■ 21st & Ridge Indoor Farmers Market | Feb. 10
Where: 7001 W. 21st St. N
We have just what you need for this February morning! Superbowl weekend is the perfect time to come chose from a variety of snacks and desserts to enjoy during the big game! Plus our vendors can help with your Valentine’s Day meal and gift plans! Come visit us and shop fresh products with your favorite local vendors!! We will have baked goods, meat, salsa, jellies, pet treats, crafts and more to choose from!
■ Wichita Heart Ball | Feb. 10
Where: Hyatt Regency Wichita
Together, we are relentlessly focused on the heart of our community. Through the Heart of Wichita Heart Ball campaign, we celebrate our collective success in driving change, funding science and improving behaviors – no matter where, or how, we gather. That means taking our efforts beyond the ballroom, working every day to help every heart.
■ A Mini Co. Pre-Loved Children’s Clothing Event | Feb. 10
Where: Clifton Collective
Join us for a Pre-Loved event at 3700 E Douglas Ave Suite 50! Swing by from 11a-4p to shop Pre-Loved + Gently/Never Used items for your Minis at a steal of a deal!
■ John Williams: Oscar Legend | Feb. 10
Where: Orpheum Theatre
The WSO celebrates the one and only John Williams! With over fifty film scores nominated for an Academy Award and a catalog of other works for television and concert hall, we can’t hit all of the highlights in one evening. Become immersed in recognizable favorites and some less-familiar pieces as we recognize the work of over sixty years by one of America’s most beloved composers whose music transcends generations.
■ 11th Annual Super Chili Bowl | Feb. 10
Where: Jabara’s Carpet Outlet
11th Annual Super Chili BowlCome taste some great chili and enter to win a $50 gift card from Jabara’s this Saturday!
■ Mardis Gras Party at Driftwood Lounge | Feb. 10
Where: Driftwood Lounge
We’ve got the BEADS, the drinks and the music! PLUS prizes for the best dressed and coolest masquerade mask!
■ The Hangover Brunch | Feb. 11
Where: Brick & Mortar
Indulge in an exquisite Brunch Buffet with Mimosa’s, fun trivia and great music in the most amazing atmosphere. The Hangover Brunch is a VIBE!
■ WSU Men’s Basketball vs. Florida Atlantic | Feb. 11
Where: Charles Koch Arena
LUNAR NEW YEAR EVENTS
All Saints Catholic Church – 10 a.m. to 7p.m.
3205 E. Grand
From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. until February 8, All Saints Church will be selling Vietnamese food along with New Year decorations at the Fischer Center at All Saints.
Friday, February 9
Rhatigan Student Center – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
1845 N. Fairmount St.
Join us for our Lunar New Year celebration, as we commemorate the arrival of the majestic Dragon! This event will be filled with cultural activities, performances, and delights as we gather to celebrate the spirit of unity, joy, and renewal during this auspicious Lunar New Year. We hope the Year of the Dragon brings prosperity, success, and happiness to all! FREE BOBA for a limited time!
Saturday, February 10
Kimson Asian Market – 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
960 E. Pawnee St.
Come out and celebrate Lunar New Year with us! This year will be the year of the dragon! We will have three different lion dance groups this year starting from 11am-1:30pm. This is a great event that we have every year for the community to come out and celebrate with us. We hope that you all can make it and please stay after to receive a lucky new years envelope!
Eggroll Express – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
331 W. 31st. St. South
n CELEBRATION & GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY, please join us at Eggroll Express on FEB 10TH and GRAB A FREE MEAL TO-GO! We will be CLOSED for regular business hours.
Saigon Oriental Restaurant – Starts at 11:30 a.m.
“TET” CELEBRATION (Lunar New Year). This year, Saigon Oriental Restaurant celebrates the year of the Dragon! Li Xi (Lucky Red Envelops) given to dine-in customers. At 11:30 a.m., the East High School Lion Dance Club will perform.
Crafted – Starts at Noon
9730 E. 21st St.
Introducing the mesmerizing Dragon Dance for Tet New Year at Crafted Wichita on Saturday February 10th, 2024. Experience the vibrant colors, intricate movements, and cultural significance of this ancient tradition. Join us for a celebration like no other! Please like, comment and share. We would love to see you guys out there!
Pokemoto – Lunar New Year – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
1028 W. Pawnee St.
Please join us in celebrating the Lunar New Year on February 10th, 2024 at 1pm at Pokemoto-Pawnee 1028 W Pawnee.
Advanced Learning Center – 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
711 W. 2nd St.
Get ready for Lunar New Year with us! We’ll learn about annual traditions with this year’s Miss Wichita Asian Festival, bring in good fortune with the East High Lion Dance club, and learn about lucky ways to start the new year.
Mansion Nail Lounge – Starts at 2 p.m.
4842 S. Broadway
Welcome everyone come to celebrate the lunar new year with us at Mansion nail lounge on February,10 at 2 pm , Lions dance at 2 , we will give away lucky money.
Feng Cha – Starts at 3 p.m.
8007 E. Kellogg Dr.
The longest fire crackers, dragon and lion dance performances, throwing out dragon and boba plushes in the air, giving out lucky money, dragon golden keychains and boba keychains.
Lunar New Year Celebration at City Life Chinese – Starts at 6 p.m.
216 E. 2nd St. N.
Potluck dinner, singing, fun, fellowship
Sunday, February 11
Lunar New Year Celebration at Ooo LaLa Stone Pho – Starts at 1 p.m.
1415 W. Pawnee St.
Mark your calendars for Sunday, February 11, 2024, at 1:00 PM, as we invite you to come and celebrate the Lunar New Year with us. Get ready for an unforgettable experience featuring a mesmerizing Dragon Dance and an exciting Firecracker show. But that’s not all! We have some amazing surprises in store for you. The first 50 customers will receive lucky money, and 5$ off for next visit and there will also be a chance to win a $100 gift certificate in a special drawing at the end of the day.
Sunday, February 24
WSU Vietnamese Student Association Tết Show – Starts at 7 p.m.
1845 Fairmount Street
WSU VSA proudly presents our annual Tết Show! Join us as we celebrate and welcome the new year with various performances and acts! Tickets can be preordered through the link in our bio and they will also be sold the day of at the door. A percent of the proceeds will go towards philanthropy project, Rock Paper Scissors. VSA members can preorder tickets for $3, otherwise tickets will be $5. Doors open at 6:30PM and the show will start at 7PM on February 24th, 2024.
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AROUND THE CORNER
■ Death by Chocolate | March 2
Where: Exploration Place
Step into the thrilling world of James Bond at our Casino Royale-themed gala—an evening of espionage and elegance. Experience the glitz and glamour of the iconic spy with more than two dozen tasting stations, promising the ultimate in culinary indulgence. Enjoy the excitement of classic casino games, showcase your charisma at karaoke, and dance the night away at the Knight Club—an exclusive castle venue transformed into a pulsating dance party.
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
■ February 22 – March 16 | Jekyll & Hyde
Wichita Orpheum Theatre
■ February 9 | Johnny Cash – The Official Concert Experience
■ February 20 | Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox
■ February 29 | Thirst & Broadway
■ March 6 | Drew Lynch
■ March 14 | The Black Jacket Symphony
■ March 15 | Jo Koy
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