Downtown is Wichita’s favorite place to go for local flavor, vibrant nightlife and active adventures. In 2018, the downtown district drove an excess of $163 million in retail sales, generating an important economic and employment base for the district. Serving as an innovative incubator for local businesses, and with over 450,000 shoppers within a 20 minute drive, downtown is where you come to discover local boutiques, taste unique craft beers and sample diverse culinary creations from local chefs. With 513,984 square feet of retail space, downtown Wichita is the place to immerse yourself in local life. EXPLORE LOCAL LIFE Nelly and her daughter Maya explore Bella Luz, a local shop in Old Town Square. SHOP