Category Archives: Walking

Phil Nelson Talk on Alternative Modes of Transportation – Jan 11th

DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT “ALTERNATIVE” TRANSPORTATION? The Wichita area EXPERT, Phil Nelson will answer your questions, such as • How are federal dollars allocated locally – highways vs streets vs bikepaths vs sidewalks. • Why don’t we have more sidewalks and bike paths in Wichita? • How do we change that? • How do

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Sculpture WalkAbout in Old Town

Wichita’s sculpture walkabout is a very cool year-long art exhibit in the Old Town/Downtown area. Sculptures are located in Old Town north Mosley and Mead between Douglas and Second Streets and on the INTRUST Bank Arena plaza. The artistic program was initiated to showcase work by area artists and contribute to the “walkable” quality of

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Urban Art Crawl Friday!

  Come for happy hour 4-6pm at the Wine Dive (Douglas & Oliver) and then take a social stroll with us and enjoy the creative energy local artists have poured into our city during the recent Avenue Art Days! At 6pm, we’ll head West along Douglas to explore and enjoy the recent artwork. Everyone welcome,

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Riverfest walking tours

Sunday, June 5, 5-6pm:  Sculpture stroll will start and end at Bike Walk Wichita’s Bike Valet in Ackerman’s Backyard.  Whether serious or casual, you’ll become an art lover as we walk and talk around downtown Douglas’ shiny treasures.  Artists’ works include Babs Mellor, Georgia Gerber, Dorothy Koelling and David Mast. Saturday, June 11, 2-3pm:  Urban

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Save the Big Ditch Bridge to Connect Prairie Sunset into Wichita

With construction on I-235 progressing, plans called for demolishing the rail bridge over the Big Ditch. Wait! Don’t do that! That’s a key connector for the Prairie Sunset Trail into Wichita, as well as being an ideal way for westsiders to get across town. Why not keep this rail trail all the way to West

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