Special Events Held in Wichita Every Year

Wichita River Festival

There are many special events happening in the Wichita area throughout the year.

Wichita River FestivalWichita River Festival
June 3 – 11, 2022

Wichita comes alive with activities for everyone in the family. You’ll find music, food, dancing, sports, sights, more food, live bands for hire and more music.

Kansas State Fair
Sept. 9 – 18, 2022 – Hutchinson, KS

Cars for Charities Rod & Customs Charities Car Show
January 13 – 15, 2023

Midwest Winefest
The Midwest Winefest is celebrating 27 years in 2022!  Funds raised from Midwest WinefestSM have totaled more than $5 million which directly go to support the Guadalupe Health Foundation and in turn are used to support their primary beneficiary, Guadalupe Clinic.

Walnut Valley Festival
September 14 – 18, 2022, Winfield, KS

Celebrate peace, love and pets and help the Kansas Humane Society at Woofstock in October at the Sedgwick County Park. There’s tons of fun all day long like groovy pet contests, cool dog demos, live bands, a hip silent auction and our Paws and Play area just for pets and kids. With your help, the Kansas Humane Society will care for over 16,000 homeless Wichita pets this year.