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Trick or Treat Street

Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Kids / Family

Location: The Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu
Price: $6.00 - $7.50
Our Professional Touring Company performs this imaginative musical that teaches children about safe trick-or-treating using participation and interactivity.

Oct 24, Friday - 6:00 Pizza, 6:30 Show Only
Oct 25, Saturday - 10:00, 12:30 Pizza, 1:00, 3:30 Show Only
Oct 26, Sunday - 2:00 Show Only

For reservations call: 316-262-2282

Recommended for ages 2-8.
Visit Our Website

Trick or Treat Street

Kornerstone Kids Academy
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Wichita Children's Theater and Dance Center
A safe, non-scary Halloween-themed charitable fund-raising event for children under 10 years of age. Stop by and fill up you trick or treat bags (provided by Wichita Children's Theater) with a whole lot of goodies!!
http://www.wctdc.com/events/tots.htm

Space Out Saturday

Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center
Date: Event occurs the fourth Saturday of every month.
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center
Price: Free
EXPLORER’S WORKSHOP - 10am, 12pm, 2pm
Recommended for ages 5-10
Exciting live demonstrations and hands-on activities let us explore space science.

SPACE TREK - 11am, 1pm, 3pm
Recommended for ages 5-10*
This kid friendly tour of the Hall of Space Museum will reach your young astronaut-to-be on their level.

STORYTIME - 12pm, 1pm
Open to all ages
Join us for reading, singing, fun and cookies!

Admission to all Space Out Saturday activities are FREE*.
*Hall of Space admission required
cosmo.org

ArtVenture: Art Detective Wan to Know Who Dunnit?

Wichita Art Museum
Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: 1400 W. Museum Blvd.
Price: Free
To celebrate Wichita Public Library's annual Big Read and Dashiell Hammett's literary detective style, WAM will have a special Who Dunnit? Scavenger Hunt. Complimentary copies of Big Read youth books will be given to all families completing ArtVenture activities. Participants are encouraged to celebrate Halloween a little early by dressing up in detective flair. Visit the art studio for a hands-on artmaking project. ArtVentures are drop-in explorations. Saturdays are always FREE at WAM.
Wichita Art Museum

Trunk and Treat Car, Truck, and Bike show.


Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: American Legion Post 256, 4301 West Harry, Wichita Ks. 67209
Price: $15 to enter a vehicle into the car show, no cost for kids and spectators
Trunk and Treat is a car show with children invited to come out to a safe enviroment and go Trick or Treating during the day.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/262940297203755/

Have your Birthday at Seneca Bowl

Seneca Bowl
Date: Event occurs every Saturday of every month.
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Birthday parties are available Saturdays and are only $8 per person! Call or come in today to book your party!
Times available are Saturdays at 1:30-3:30.

Hay, Hooves and Hallowe'en

Old Cowtown Museum
Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Old Cowtown Museum
Visit Cowtown for a night full of trick-or-treating and Halloween fun!

Night of the Living Zoo

  • Night of the Living Zoo
Sedgwick County Zoo
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Bring your ghouls and goblins for a night of not-too-scary Halloween fun at the Sedgwick County Zoo! Several ghoulish activities, like pumpkin bowling and beanbag tosses, can be found throughout the Zoo. Wear your costumes if you dare and take a stroll down jack-o-lantern lane, creep up to candy stations and let your spirit come alive!

You can wander the Zoo at your leisure, visiting Dracula and the fortune tellers, playing fun Halloween games, seeing creepy displays, and visiting Candy Land on your way out!

Please note: You might see animals in their outdoor exhibits (such as elephants, giraffes, and grizzly bears) but most animals will not be in attendance at this event.

Advance tickets:
$6.00 area QuikTrip Stores or online beginning Oct 1.

Tickets purchased at gate:
$6.00 for Zoo members and $8.00 for nonmembers.

Children 2 and under do not need a ticket.
More Information

Trunk-Or-Treat


Date: Saturday October 25, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: 842 N. Tyler, Wichita, KS
Price: FREE
Ascension Lutheran Church will host a Trunk-or-Treat event at 6:30pm on Saturday, Oct. 25. Come in your costumes and join us for an evening of fun and treats in a safe environment. Ascension Lutheran Church 842 N. Tyler Wichita, KS 67212
http://www.ascension-lcms.org

Lake Afton Public Observatory Presents: How Far is Far?

  • Lake Afton Public Observatory Presents: How Far is Far?
Lake Afton Public Observatory
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Saturday October 25, 2014.
Time: 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Lake Afton Public Observatory, 25000 W. MacArthur, Goddard, KS 67052
Price: Adults: $5, Children 6-12: $3, Under 6: Free, Family Rate: $15
Planets and stars are only a bit more than a stone's throw away, right? During this program we will observe a gas giant planet, a multiple star, a cluster of stars, a nebule and a nearby galaxy as we discuss just how far away they really are and how we determine vast distances in space. This program will run Oct. 10-11, 17-18, 24-25 Nov. 14-15, 21-22, Dec. 12-13, 19-20.
http://webs.wichita.edu/lapo/

Trick or Treat Street

Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Kids / Family

Location: The Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center, 201 Lulu
Price: $6.00 - $7.50
Our Professional Touring Company performs this imaginative musical that teaches children about safe trick-or-treating using participation and interactivity.

Oct 24, Friday - 6:00 Pizza, 6:30 Show Only
Oct 25, Saturday - 10:00, 12:30 Pizza, 1:00, 3:30 Show Only
Oct 26, Sunday - 2:00 Show Only

For reservations call: 316-262-2282

Recommended for ages 2-8.
Visit Our Website

Trick or Treat Street

Kornerstone Kids Academy
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Wichita Children's Theater and Dance Center
A safe, non-scary Halloween-themed charitable fund-raising event for children under 10 years of age. Stop by and fill up you trick or treat bags (provided by Wichita Children's Theater) with a whole lot of goodies!!
http://www.wctdc.com/events/tots.htm

Night of the Living Zoo

  • Night of the Living Zoo
Sedgwick County Zoo
Date: Friday October 24, 2014 through Sunday October 26, 2014.
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Sedgwick County Zoo
Bring your ghouls and goblins for a night of not-too-scary Halloween fun at the Sedgwick County Zoo! Several ghoulish activities, like pumpkin bowling and beanbag tosses, can be found throughout the Zoo. Wear your costumes if you dare and take a stroll down jack-o-lantern lane, creep up to candy stations and let your spirit come alive!

You can wander the Zoo at your leisure, visiting Dracula and the fortune tellers, playing fun Halloween games, seeing creepy displays, and visiting Candy Land on your way out!

Please note: You might see animals in their outdoor exhibits (such as elephants, giraffes, and grizzly bears) but most animals will not be in attendance at this event.

Advance tickets:
$6.00 area QuikTrip Stores or online beginning Oct 1.

Tickets purchased at gate:
$6.00 for Zoo members and $8.00 for nonmembers.

Children 2 and under do not need a ticket.
More Information

Trunk-Or-Treat

  • Trunk-Or-Treat

Date: Sunday October 26, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: 12885 W. Maple, Wichita, KS
Price: FREE
Ascension Lutheran Church will host a Trunk-or-Treat event at 6:30pm on Sunday, Oct. 26. Come in your costumes and join us for an evening of fun and treats in a safe environment. Ascension Lutheran Church 12885 W. Maple St., Wichita, KS 67235
http://www.ascension-lcms.org/

Art Start: Be an Art Detective

  • Art Start: Be an Art Detective
Wichita Art Museum
Date: Tuesday October 28, 2014
Time: 10:00 am
Category: Kids / Family

Location: 1400 W. Museum Blvd.
Price: Free for ages 3-5
Art Start is an educational program for preschoolers
ages 3 to 5. Each month, children explore a new theme
related to the making and meaning of works of art in
the museum’s collection. A multi-faceted curriculum
engages preschoolers in the looking, listening, and
creating activities of the visual arts that emphasize
the State of Kansas early learning skills standards. Art
Start family sessions are offered every Tuesday at 10
am and 1:30 pm. Group sessions are Thursdays and Fridays at 10
am and 1:30 pm. Reservations are required. Admission
is free for children ages 3 to 5 and their parent/
guardian; regular admission is charged for children
ages 6 and older. Of course, members are always free!
Email education@wichitaartmuseum.org to reserve your spot.
Wichita Art Museum

Little Explorers Preschool Playgroup

  • Little Explorers Preschool Playgroup
Exploration Place
Date: Event occurs every Tuesday of every month.
Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Category: Kids / Family

Location: 300 N. McLean Blvd
Price: Included with general museum admission. Free for members.
Enjoy a fun and educational hour with your young child (age 3-5) during these hands-on sessions that include a special craft, science experiment, exhibit gallery activity, and more – all related to the monthly theme!

Upcoming themes include:
September: Eww! What’s Eating You?
October: Fall and Halloween
November: Super STEM
December: Holidays

Little Explorers is located in Discovery Room A across from Exploring Flight & Design.
Details here.

Art Start: Be an Art Detective

  • Art Start: Be an Art Detective
Wichita Art Museum
Date: Tuesday October 28, 2014
Time: 1:30 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: 1400 W. Museum Blvd.
Price: Free for ages 3-5
Art Start is an educational program for preschoolers
ages 3 to 5. Each month, children explore a new theme
related to the making and meaning of works of art in
the museum’s collection. A multi-faceted curriculum
engages preschoolers in the looking, listening, and
creating activities of the visual arts that emphasize
the State of Kansas early learning skills standards. Art
Start family sessions are offered every Tuesday at 10
am and 1:30 pm. Group sessions are Thursdays and Fridays at 10
am and 1:30 pm. Reservations are required. Admission
is free for children ages 3 to 5 and their parent/
guardian; regular admission is charged for children
ages 6 and older. Of course, members are always free!
Email education@wichitaartmuseum.org to reserve your spot.
Wichita Art Museum