Culture, entertainment and all-American hospitality are waiting for you in Wichita. Big-city amenities at Midwestern prices and year-round events make the largest city in Kansas a destination where you can expect the unexpected.
Explore Wichita’s 33 museums that show the city’s evolution from trading post cow town to “Air Capital of the World.” Food aficionados will feast their eyes on the menus from more than 1,000 restaurants spread across the city. Shop the city’s eight distinctive districts for all tastes and budgets.
See what 6 million annual visitors already know: There’s always something to do in Wichita. Let Visit Wichita surpass your expectations because our personal service cannot be beat. If you have never considered this perfect Midwestern location, it's time to explore Wichita.
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515 S. Main Street, Suite 115, Wichita, KS 67202
Type of Destination Experience:
College Town, Historic, Urban
GSF Exhibit Space (Hyatt Regency Wichita): 198,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center): 138,000
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center): 93,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Hyatt Regency Wichita): 303
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 1,284
Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
Miles to downtown 6
Cities with non-stop flights11
International cities with direct flights
Geographic Areas Served:
Why Meet in Wichita
See why 98 percent of visitors say they’ll come back.
Meeting planners who come to Wichita for the first time are wowed at what they find. With more than 8,000 hotel rooms, an award-winning 15,000 seat arena and meeting space you’ll leave raving about, Wichita offers amenities to meeting attendees and ease for meeting planners. From special requests to superior meeting planning support, let Visit Wichita's meeting planner expertise and attention make your convention the best yet. Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center offers more than 200,000 square feet of meeting and exhibition space.
You’ll receive world-renowned hospitality and be surprised by Wichita’s many accolades, including:
• Top 10 Surprising Food Cities – Livability.com
• Most Affordable City in the U.S. – NBC’s “Today” show
• Top 10 Best Value Cities – Kiplinger’s DESTINATION DETAILS