b'Wichita Riverfest Sundown ParadePromoting EventsDowntown Wichita is a hub for local events, activities, arts and culture. The Downtown Wichita team partners with Visit Wichita to maintain a robust community events calendar on www.downtownwichita.org. To encourage event attendance and community connections, the organization sends a weekly email to over 5,000 subscribers highlighting local events. The Downtown Wichita team also assists with the promotion of two monthly local events, First Friday and 2nd Saturday. The First Friday art crawl takes place once a month at various galleries, restaurants, shops and more.Artists display and sell their unique work at participating locations during this free communityevent. Downtown Wichita coordinates with artists and galleries to gather and create a list of all participating locations available to the public each month. Art lovers can also utilize an interactive, mobile-friendly map listing of all participants. This information is updated monthly on www.firstfridayict.org, which received over 20,000 pageviews in 2019.Find one-of-a-kind handmade goods, search for vintage treasures and update your home or wardrobe at shops throughout downtown. Anyone who purchases a reusable 2nd Saturday bag or keycard for just $5 will gain access to discounts at participating retailers. Deals and discounts can be found on the event website, www.2ndsatict.com. Once a month, Downtown Wichita works directly with the participating local businesses to update the deals on the website.Open Streets ICT, an annual community event Nelly and Maya shop at Bella LuzDOWNTOWN 44'