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Visit Wichita

Wichita, the heart of the country, is centrally located in Kansas. The vibrant city exudes friendliness. From the locals you meet at the 50-plus museums and attractions to the 1,200-plus eateries, kindness greets you at every turn. 

The Keeper of the Plains, a 44-foot sculpture, looms tall with outstretched hands and is symbolic of the community’s Midwest traditions. He was a gift to the citizens in 1974, and today he gives the community and those who visit it a sense of unity, belonging, and peace. 

Visit Wichita, today. Learn more at or call 316-265-2800. 

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Your Guide to Attending a Wichita Wind Surge Game

America’s favorite pastime is alive and well in Kansas’ largest city, Wichita. If you’re planning on going to an upcoming Wichita Wind Surge game at Riverfront Stadium and looking for things to do, places to eat and nearby hotels, you’ll find plenty of choices! We’ve put together a list of suggested…

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Spend Spring Break in Wichita - Kansas’ largest city

Spring break in Wichita, the Heart of the Country, is fun for all ages. As Kansas’ largest city, Wichita is packed with 50-plus museums and attractions, perfect for families of young children and those with teens. Unwind in Wichita with tons of family-friendly things to do – whether you want to…

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How to Honor Black History Month in Wichita, Kansas

February is Black History Month, and there are numerous ways to recognize the month throughout Kansas and in the state’s largest city, Wichita. The African American experience in Wichita, the Heart of the Country, is rich and worth exploring. People in the Heart of the Country are nice and…

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Head to Wichita to experience Kansas’ newest SCHEELS

Sports enthusiasts can find Kansas’ newest and largest SCHEELS location in Wichita – the Heart of the Country. After Kansas’ first SCHEELS opened in 2015 in Overland Park, the sporting goods giant opened its second Kansas store in Wichita’s Towne East Square, a great place to shop during the holiday…

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Shop in Wichita for the holidays and throughout the year

Kansas’ largest city, Wichita, is a regional shopping hub offering an assortment of distinct shopping districts. Whether you’re looking for holiday gift items or something for yourself, you’ll have fun exploring one-of-a-kind shops and specialty stores across Wichita. Use this handy curated list to…

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Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month in Wichita

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage in Wichita! Hispanic and Latino traditions and culture are an integral part of the fabric of Kansas, with legacies that endure through generations. When you visit the state, you will find fiestas, Latino art festivals and celebrations of Hispanic food, drink and music…

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15 Unique burgers to try in Wichita

Right up there with eating a steak when you're visiting Kansas is treating yourself to a good burger. From half-pound patties to towering toppings, Wichita – the largest city in the state – has options galore! Check out this list of 15-plus unique and bold burgers to try when you visit the Heart of…

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Visit Wichita to experience the Wicked Brew Tour

It’s summertime in Kansas, which means we’re all thinking of where to find a cool beverage. In Kansas’ largest city, Wichita, one of the best ways to try a variety of brews is by participating in the Wicked Brew Tour. The tasty fun began on Friday, June 2 and runs all summer long – or at least until…

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Things to do in Wichita this April

Finding autism-friendly activities in Kansas’ largest city, Wichita For many parents, coming up with family vacation ideas is fun and exciting. Yet for families traveling with someone on the autism spectrum, planning autism-friendly getaways can also be daunting and riddled with anxiety…

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