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Final Friday events show off Wichita culture

Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

Compared to New York and San Francisco, Wichita may seem devoid of culture. But on the last Friday of every month, the city comes alive with vibrant local art.Ever since it began in April 2009, the Final Friday events take pl...

Wichita nightlife gems that stand apart

Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

Whiskey Dick’s801 S. Seneca(316) 425 – 7660Open 2 p.m. – 2 a.m. dailySharing an owner with the Field House, Whiskey Dick’s has a similar atmosphere with many of the same regular customers. Whiskey Dick’s offers a fu...

Shocker Sports Grill and Lanes reopens with new features

Staff Reporter Sarah Carlson

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

In the Rhatigan Student Center’s basement, the Shocker Sports Grill and Lanes opened a couple of weeks ago after a long year of renovations, and since then, its popularity has only grown.The newly revamped space has a cozy atmosph...

Wichita YMCAs have plenty to offer

Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

There’s more than meets the eye when it comes to the Greater Wichita YMCAs.Six of the branches are actually in the city of Wichita: North, South, East, West, Northwest and Downtown Wichita. The other two branches are located in ...

Staying in the lanes

Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

Bowling in and for Wichita.The city has a lot of bowling options with six bowling alleys in the city, all with a different feel.The atmosphere at each one tells a lot about the people who bowl there, the amount of people that bowl ther...

Wichita’s best music bars

Column

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

The Artichoke811 N. Broadway St.Enjoy live music every weekend at this little Irish sandwich bar. Singer-songwriters can join in the open singer-songwriter circle on the first Wednesday of every month.Mead’s Corner430 E. Douglas AveGood coffe...

Drag kings and queens of Wichita take the stage at Fantasy

Staff Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Dining And Entertainment

Loud and proud entertainment, that’s what goes down at Fantasy every week.Damian Brown is a Wichita State alumnus, with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts. When he wasn’t getting the roles he wanted in stage plays working at thea...