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Well, Tax Day has come and gone. Now it's time to get out and have some fun! Here's a list of events happening this weekend. Thanks to my buddies at Visit Wichita for keeping us entertained! Enjoy.
STONEY LARUE WITH BO PHILLIPS
APRIL 20, 2018
Time: 8 p.m. Admission: $20 Advance; $25 Day of Show
Location: The Cotillion Ballroom, 11120 W. Kellogg Drive, Wichita, KS 67209
Country star Stoney LaRue and former American Idol contestant Bo Phillips head to The Cotillion Ballroom for an epic show. Working on a project for his longtime fans, LaRue will sing songs from his “Us Time” album sure to bring a favorite set to those who’ve followed him over the last 15 years.
WHAT WOULD SCOOBY DO?
APRIL 19-21, 2018 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights through May 19)
Time: 6 p.m. doors open; show at 7:50 p.m. Admission: adults $30 show and dinner; $20 show only
Location: Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley St., Wichita, KS 67202
The Mosley Street Melodrama cast will perform a hilarious spoof of the classic cartoon. Followed by a musical journey through the decades featuring the music of P!nk, The Beatles, Hall & Oates, Amy Winehouse, and many more.
FREE MONET TO MATISSE DAY AT WICHITA ART MUSEUM
APRIL 21, 2018
Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission: Free
Location: Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd., Wichita, KS 67203
Experience the incredible artwork of French modernists Oscar-Claude Monet and Henri Matisse for free as the Wichita Art Museum hosts “Monet to Matisse: French Moderns from the Brooklyn Museum, 1850-1950.” See 59 masterworks including those from Paul Cezanne, Edgar Degas and Pierre-August Renoir. The exhibit will be at WAM through May 20, but this event is your only chance to see it for free.
OLD TOWN FARMER’S MARKET: FIRST SPRING OUTDOOR MARKET 2018
APRIL 21, 2018
Time: 7 a.m.-Noon Admission: Free
Location: Old Town Square, 1st & Mosley, Wichita, KS 67202
Spring has sprung and the Old Town Farmer’s Market is heading outdoors for the first time all season. Catch your favorite vendors offering fresh products and materials in Old Town Square until noon every Saturday.
GREAT PLAINS RENAISSANCE & SCOTTISH SPRING FESTIVAL 2018
APRIL 21-22, 2018
Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission: Adults $12; Kids $5
Location: Sedgwick County Park, 6501 W. 21st St. N., Wichita, KS 67205
Attention damsels in distress and knights in shining armor! The Great Plains Renaissance & Scottish Spring Festival is set to reign over Sedgwick County Park April 21-22, bringing castles, fair maidens, pirates and even the Scottish Highland Games! Don’t miss all the excitement of the joust and caber toss or learn about birds of prey.