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10 Things to Do This Weekend in Wichita

The Club at Cherry Hills is the perfect place to call home, not only do we have some of the best amenities and floor plan options around, but we also are located to the best attractions and restaurants. Check out our list of top 10 places below to visit this weekend if you want to discover new places. 


Top 5 Things To Do In Wichita


1. Sedgwick County Zoo

Sedgwick County Zoo is a great place to visit while you are living in Wichita. Visit many different habitats and see different animals while you are here. Some of the habitats that you will discover while you are at the zoo are the Australia exhibit, Asia exhibit, the Tropics exhibit, the South America exhibit, and much more. Within these different exhibits, you will find amphibians, mammals, reptiles, birds, and others.

There are also several different attractions to explore while you are here. These attractions include a boat tour, tram tour, and giraffe feeding. There are also events that the zoo hosts throughout the year that you can find on the calendar on their website. Some of these are Boo at the Zoo, Winter Wednesday, Twilight Tuesday, and much more. Visit the Sedgwick County Zoo today.  

5555 W Zoo Blvd
Wichita, KS 67212
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2. Wichita Art Museum 

The Wichita Art Museum is a must-see attraction while you are living at The Club at Cherry Hills. The museum offers its collection, exhibits, and more. The collection that they have at the museum is made up of around 10,000 pieces. There are many great American art pieces that you will love to see while you are here. They also have rotating exhibits. These exhibits occur throughout the year. Make sure to visit their website before you go to see the exhibits that are currently on display.

There are many different educational opportunities at the art museum as well. Some of these educational opportunities include adult programs, kid programs, programs for teachers, and more. There are also many different programs and events that the art museum puts on each year. Visit their website for more information on what the events are and when they will be held.

1400 Museum Blvd
Wichita, KS 67203
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3. Botanica, The Wichita Gardens

Botanica, The Wichita Gardens is a beautiful spot that you will want to visit again and again. Some of the many different gardens that make up The Wichita Gardens are the Chinese Garden of Friendship, the Beverly Blue Gardens, the Murdock Street Entrance Garden, the Garden on the Rocks, and more. Explore all that the garden has to offer by going on one of the tours that they offer as well as doing a tea tasting or a honey tasting experience.

There are also many different educational opportunities that you can explore as well. Some of the educational opportunities include field trips, lunchtime lectures, and more. There are also several different events that are offered throughout the year that the gardens host. Some of these fun events include Tai Chi in the Gardens, Seasonal Transition Yoga, Nature Journaling, and more. Visit their website for more information on when these events are.

701 Amidon St
Wichita, KS 67203
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4. Exploration Place 

Exploration Place is a fun science museum for children as well as adults. There are exhibits, theaters, special events, and programs that are offered when you come to visit Exploration Place. There are both permanent exhibits as well as rotating exhibits. Some of the permanent exhibits to explore when you come are Bridging Art and Science, Design Build Fly, Kansas in Miniature, Making a Landmark, and much more. The rotating exhibits change throughout the year, so be sure to visit their website before you go to see which exhibits are currently there.  

There is also a Digital Dome Theater there that plays different shows and a Live Science Show. They also host special events at the Exploration Place such as EP21, Death by Chocolate, and Members’ Night. The programs that they offer there too are for parents, teachers, adults, and many others. Visit Exploration Place today.     

300 N McLean Blvd
Wichita, KS 67203
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5. Town East Square 

Town East Square is a mall that you will want to visit while you are living at The Club at Cherry Hills. They have many shops to go and explore as well as many eateries. If you are looking for something for yourself at the mall or for a friend you are sure to find something that you enjoy. Some of the different shops are American Eagle, Coach, Dillard’s, Express, Sunglass Hut, and many others.

If you get hungry while you are shopping there are several different places that you can grab a bite to eat while you are there. Some of these different restaurants include BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, Noodles and Company, Starbucks, DQ, and Orange Julius, and more. Visit the Town East Square today.

7700 E Kellogg Dr
Wichita, KS 67207
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Top 5 Amazing Places To Eat In Wichita

There are many different great eateries that are located in Wichita, KS. Try all of these great ones out and more today.


Wine Dive

The Wine Dive is a great place to eat some delicious food. They offer brunch, lunch, and dinner. On the brunch menu, we recommend the American Breakfast, Blueberry French Toast, or the Biscuits & Gravy Platter. For lunch, we recommend trying the Apple Harvest Salad, the Turkey Bacon Swiss Sandwich, or the Dive Burger. On the dinner menu for a starter, try the Coconut Shrimp, Grilled Avocado, or the Cheese and Fruit Platter. For a main, try a salad, entrée, sandwich, or risotto. We recommend trying out the Island Chipotle Chicken, Fajita Bowl, Steak Sandwich, or the Shrimp Risotto. Don’t forget to try the Chocolate Torte for dessert.   

4714 E Douglas Ave
Wichita, KS 67208


Ziggy's Pizza East 

Ziggy’s Pizza East is a great spot to grab some great pizza. For a starter, try the Ziggy Bites, Cheesy Garlic Bread, or the Baked Pretzel Sticks. For a salad, try the Italian Tossed Salad. Then for mains, try a sandwich or a pizza. We recommend trying the Italian Toasty sandwich or the Classic Ziggy Pizza. For dessert, try the Cinna-Bites. Whatever you try there will be delicious.   

3700 E Douglas Ave STE 100
Wichita, KS 67208


El Mexico Cafe 

If you are looking for great Mexican food, try El Mexico Café. Start off with the House-Made Guacamole or the House-Made Queso. Then for mains, they have salads, tacos, tostadas, enchiladas, burritos, fajitas, and specials. We recommend trying the Chicken Taco Salad, El Mexico Classic Tostada, Combo Fajitas, or the Chile Rellenos. Come back again and again and try out many different choices on their menu.

2544 S Seneca St
Wichita, KS 67217



Redrock Canyon Grill 

Redrock Canyon Grill is a great place to grab some American cuisine. As a starter, try the Stuffed Poblano or the Fire Roasted Queso. Then for a main, they have salads, sandwiches, or house specialties to choose from. We recommend trying the Redrock Salad, Crispy Chicken & Avocado Ciabatta, Wood-Fired Rotisserie Chicken, or The Chicken Enchilada Platter. Whatever you choose to order you are going to enjoy it.   

1844 N Rock Rd
Wichita, KS 67206


River City Brewing Company 

You will want to visit the River City Brewing Company while you are living in Wichita. For an appetizer, we recommend trying the Mac Attack or the Brewers Board. For mains, they offer salads, mac n cheese, an entrée dish, sandwiches, burgers, and pizzas. We recommend trying any of the Mac N Cheese options, the Spicy Shrimp Tacos, The Kansan pizza, or the Buffalo Chicken Wrap. For dessert, try the Cheesecake.

150 N Mosley St
Wichita, KS 67202