Title: 100 Things to Do in Wichita Before You Die
Author: Vanessa Whiteside
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Wichita aka “Doo Dah,” is a mid-size city with attractions that easily rival the nation’s largest metropolises in entertainment value. Fun awaits for all who come to discover it! 100 Things to Do in Wichita Before You Die is a bucket-list book filled cover to cover with timeless destinations and lesser-known places.
Dig into the burgeoning arts scene with tips for the First Friday Gallery Crawl or the Tallgrass Film Festival, founded by a Wichita native in 2003. Find out the story behind the 44-foot-tall Keeper of the Plains statue in downtown. Root, root, root for the home team, the Wichita Wind Surge at Riverfront Stadium. Outdoor activities, delicious dining, shopping, concerts, and a thriving arts scene scratch the surface. As they say, “Wichita is what you make it,” and around every corner is an experience waiting for you.
Wichita native and travel writer Vanessa Whiteside is your personal guide to her favorite parts of her much beloved hometown. Crack the spine on this book and choose an adventure in the city!
Renee H –
If you find yourself saying there is nothing to do in Wichita you need this book! There is nothing better than exploring the city you live in and this is the perfect guide! Vanessa’s experiences, information, and pro tips included in the book make each outing an enjoyable experience!
Megan Bannister (verified owner) –
I already knew there were a lot of things to love about Wichita. But after picking up this amazing book, there are so many more places I need to explore. Author Vanessa Whiteside does an amazing job melding local favorites with off-the-beaten-path hidden gems. Whether you’re a local looking to dig deeper into your hometown or a traveler visiting for a few days, this handy guide is essential reading!
Kelly Eighmy –
I loved meeting Vanessa at a recent book signing. This is a great book for life long residents and even for people that just moved to Wichita or surrounding areas. I’m excited to try some new places!
Jerramy Pankratz (verified owner) –
I’ve lived in Wichita all my life and I must say Vanessa does a great job of covering the many high points. Great job capturing the essence of Wichita with these awesome places to visit. A must have book for visitors and long time residents as well.