Mar 23  TBA
"Ditch" by Conan Y. Fugit - Art Gallery Exhibition
Location: CityArts - 334 N. Mead
Contact Name: Sean Jones    Email: cityarts@wichita.gov    Phone: 316-350-3245

Acting as an explorer documenting unidentified locations, Conan Y. Fugit pays homages to the earliest photographic arts creating artificial landscapes through a camera lens. These images he creates highlight the artistic notions of unity, composition and technically-correct image making. Fugit received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Wichita State University. On view in the CityArts Boardroom Gallery Feb. 24-March 25, 2017. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.

Mar 23  TBA
"Pulp" by Philip H. Nellis - Art Gallery Exhibition
Location: CityArts - 334 N. Mead
Contact Name: Sean Jones    Email: cityarts@wichita.gov    Phone: 316-350-3245

Themes from pulp science fiction of the 1930’s to the 1950’s will be explored in Philip H. Nellis’ upcoming exhibition, “Pulp.” Bright colors bounded by bold black lines depict scenes straight out of an H.G. Wells novel. The works on view will explore the “Golden Age” of science fiction through other worlds, brutish monsters and space heroes. Nellis received his BFA in printmaking from Wichita State University. He is an artist with Brickmob, a local artist collective. On view in the CityArts Main Hall Gallery Feb. 24-March 25, 2017. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.

Mar 23  TBA
"Testing" by Curt Clonts - Art Gallery Exhibition
Location: CityArts - 334 N. Mead
Contact Name: Sean Jones    Email: cityarts@wichita.gov    Phone: 316-350-3245

As the voice behind “An Artist’s Perspective,” an art commentary on 89.1 KMUW, local artist Curt Clonts is no stranger to art in the community. In his Main Gallery exhibition at CityArts, Clonts introduces a series of paintings that reflect the imperfections of life. Paint drips and splatters are celebrated, lines are rarely drawn straight and drawings are slightly askew. The message behind these gestures is to discuss his happiness on this planet while also showing life’s hardships and difficulties. Clonts is a member of the Famous Dead Artists art co-op in Wichita. He also boasts an extensive resume of group and solo exhibitions around Wichita. On view in the CityArts Main Gallery Feb. 24-March 25, 2017. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.

Mar 23  TBA
"The Rhythm and Power of Landscapes" by Pam Hayes - Art Gallery Exhibition
Location: CityArts - 334 N. Mead
Contact Name: Sean Jones    Email: cityarts@wichita.gov    Phone: 316-350-3245

Using a variety of media, including her own photos for reference, Pam Hayes gathers power and rhythm from the land, as shown in her series of landscape paintings. She feels a connection to the world from the visual representation of land and sky. Hayes is a retired art teacher. She taught at Mayberry Middle School and Southeast High School for 25 years. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts and Masters of Fine Arts from Wichita State University. On view in the CityArts Balcony Gallery Feb. 24-March 25, 2017. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.

Mar 23  TBA
KEVIN BOZEMAN
Location: The Loony Bin Comedy Club (@ Live at 215) - 215 N. St. Francis
Contact Name: Ron Shively    Email: wichitaloonybin@yahoo.com    Phone: 316-618-4242

Kevin Bozeman was born pretty much kick ass. That should be enough for you, but I'm sure it's not. Kevin came from a two parent home with a loving and supporting family. Kevin has never had a crappy debilitating relationship or endured any emotional duress. So when he hits the stage it's not because it's therapeutic or working through issues. It's because he enjoys telling jokes and ridiculing society. Smooth and clever are the words that can best describe the comic stylings of Kevin Bozeman. Kevin has appeared on Comedy Central and CBS Star Search. Kevin was also asked to perform at the prestigious Chicago and Boston Comedy Festivals. Kevin headlines all the major clubs and colleges in the country. Don't be surprised if you see Kevin starring in the next big sitcom. Show rated Soft R

Mar 23  9:00 am
TinkerTech Spring Edventures: Games Galore!
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: 316-660-0620

TinkerTech Spring Edventures
Games Galore!
Grades 5 - 9
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24

Design your own game using coding skills, Raspberry Pi’s, Bloxels™ and more.

Mar 23  9:00 am
Art Camp - Santa Fe!
Location: CityArts - 334 N. Mead
Contact Name: Sean Jones    Email: cityarts@wichita.gov    Phone: 316-350-3245

Greetings from the American Southwest! Campers will create hot air balloon fabric art, Georgia O’Keefe-inspired flower paintings, cactus zentangle drawings, mini skateboards and textured silver rings. Thursday, March 23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., campers should bring a sack lunch, Cost: $40, Ages 6+

Mar 23  9:00 am
Digital Arts Camp - Santa Fe!
Location: CityArts - 334 N. Mead
Contact Name: Sean Jones    Email: cityarts@wichita.gov    Phone: 316-350-3245

Sail away over Santa Fe! In the CityArts digital arts studio, create a hot air balloon animation, a desert 3-panel digital painting and a nature Surrealism selfie. Thursday, March 23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., campers should bring a sack lunch, Cost: $40, Ages 11+

Mar 23  10:00 am
Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tet Festival
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: (316) 660-0600

Immerse yourself in the sights, sounds, dress and food of Vietnamese culture and traditions. Try your hand at the popular game Bau cua ca cop. Dance with a lion mask. Pose for an interactive family photo. Program your own fireworks show.

Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tet Festival was created by Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose, and is part of the Freeman Foundation Asian Culture Exhibit Series, funded by the Freeman Foundation and administered by Association of Children’s Museums.

Mar 23  10:00 am
Discover the Ice Age
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: (316) 660-0600

Travel back in time to a frigid world where woolly mammoths, dire wolves, saber-toothed cats, massive bears and cave people roam. Encounter how these animals and humans adapt to this world through life-sized animatronics. Touch real fossils from this time period. Examine cave drawings found throughout Europe.

Discover the Ice Age is produced by Imagine Exhibitions.

Mar 23  10:00 am
Voyage to Vietnam Spring Break
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: 3166600600

Voyage to Vietnam Spring Break
Friday, March 17 - Sunday, March 26

Museum Tet Festival

Saturday, March 18

Immerse yourself in Vietnamese culture with special dances, fashion shows, food, music, games and more featuring local Vietnamese organizations, groups and vendors. Plus, celebrate Tet, the Vietnamese New Year with the museum’s own re-creation of Tet Festival.

Mar 23  10:00 am
Week of Heroes
Location: Museum of World Treasures - 835 E. First St.
Contact Name: Morgan Munday    Email: marketing@worldtreasures.org    Phone: (316) 263-1311

This is a week-long celebration – approaching our fourth year – of those in uniform, both military (active duty and retired) and first responders in our community.  Members of the armed services and local law enforcement, fire protection and more, will be on hand to visit with attendees, provide demonstrations, give talks, and more.  There will be military and civilian vehicles on hand, demonstrations, presentations and more.  This is a celebration of those who protect us in our community and abroad.

Mar 23  6:00 pm
East Side/West Side Story
Location: Mosley Street Melodrama - 234 N. Mosley St.

Join Mosley Street Melodrama as they present East Side/West Side Story. Enjoy an evening full of laughs as they portray the epic battle between East and West Wichita. Watch the story unfold as two star crossed lovers from opposite sides of town fall instantly in love. The show will be followed by Pop Goes the 80's Musical Comedy Revue.

Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Dinner from Pig In Pig Out served from 6:15-7:30 p.m.
Show begins at 7:50 p.m.

Mar 23  7:00 pm
Comedy's Best Kept Secret Tour
Location: Barleycorn's - 608 E Douglas Ave
Contact Phone: (316) 866-6792

Come see what happens when three Nationally touring Comedians embark on a two month road trip and perform on 50 shows in 50 days all to raise money for the Humane Society.
Dan Frigolette @danfrigolette (Boardwalk Empire, Totally Biased, Artie Lange Show) Andrew Frank (Trial By Laughter) Jordan Raybould (Hoboken Comedy Festival) and a few special guests in each city are Comedy's Best Kept Secret -- amazingly talented comedians who haven't made it into the limelight...yet.
Proven comedians nationally and throughout the New York and Los Angeles comedy circuits, and now going coast to coast to keep Comedy's Best Kept Secret.
Tickets: www.comedysbestkeptsecret.com
Barleycorn’s | 608 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67202 | 21+
Thursday - 3/23/2017 - Doors @ 7pm, Show @ 8pm
Tickets Just $10

Mar 23  7:30 pm
Once
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center - 225 W. Douglas Ave.
Contact Phone: (316) 303-8100

Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including Best Musical, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, ONCE tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream until a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights…but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance. Emotionally captivating and theatrically breathtaking, ONCE draws you in from the very first note and never lets go. It’s an unforgettable story about going for your dreams… not living in fear… and the power of music to connect all of us.

Mar 23  8:00 pm
Roxy's Downtown Presents The Golden Girls
Location: Roxy's Downtown - 412 1/2 E. Douglas
Contact Email: admin@roxysdowntown.com    Phone: (316) 265-4400

Back by popular demand, Roxy's Downtown presents The Golden Girls, a theatrical parody that is sure to please everyone!

Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Rated PG-13, 18 to enter & 21 to drink.

Mar 23  9:00 pm
Spring Break Edventures: Discover the Ice Age
Location: Exploration Place - 300 N McLean Blvd.
Contact Email: discover@exploration.org    Phone: 316-660-0620

Spring Break Edventures: Discover the Ice Age
Monday, March 20 - Friday, March 24
Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week!
Grades K - 5
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Mammoth Monday
Monday, March 20
Design and build a mammoth habitat, determine its diet and experiment how it can stay warm.

Cats, Wolves and Sloths, Oh My!
Tuesday, March 21
Mammoths aren’t the only mega-fauna found during the ice age! Pick at an ice block to release other ice age animals.

Winter is Here
Wednesday, March 22
Sift through the shifts and changes in climate that caused the ice age.

Survive the Ice Age
Thursday, March 23
Learn to survive in cold temperatures. Build a tent and “hunt” for food.

End of an Era
Friday, March 24
Save mammoths from a tar pit and delve into the ice age extinctions.

Mar 23  10:00 pm
Peelander Z and Drop a Grand
Location: Barleycorn's - 608 E Douglas Ave
Contact Email: booking@barleycornswichita.com    Phone: (316) 866-6792

Peelander Z and Drop a Grand will be performing at Barleycorn's on Thursday, March 23 at 10:00 p.m. Come to Barleycorn's to enjoy an evening full of music.

This event is 21 and over.

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