Commerce and Culture at the Core
Development plans on the northwest corner of Douglas and Emporia would transform the site into a new $22 million mixed-use property with office, retail and restaurant space.
The former Topeka Street Fire Station will transform into FireWorx, a shared co-working space for artists and startup businesses. Plans also include a coffee shop, art gallery and more.
Transformation is underway at the corner of Douglas and Topeka, where the former Commerce Plaza building is being renovated into a luxurious Hilton Garden Inn with a rooftop restaurant.
Historic Union Station will become a local destination. Phase Two plans are underway and include renovating the property into a mix of commercial retailers and office space.
Happening This Week
Experience the ‘Sad Clown with the Golden Voice’ during Puddle Pity Party’s heartfelt yet hilarious performance fit for the entire family at the historic Orpheum Theatre.
Discover Wichita’s unique art scene during the free Final Friday art crawl. Interact with local artists while visually exploring their eclectic works at creative spaces.