Zac Brown Band: 7 p.m. Nov. 6, Intrust Bank Arena ($42.50 and $32.50, selectaseat.com)
Video Games Live: Nov. 9, Hartman Arena ($20, stage1tickets.com)
Dane Cook: 8 p.m. Nov. 16, Intrust Bank Arena ($37.75 and $72.75, selectaseat.com)
Spring Awakening (National Broadway Tour): 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 - 18, Century II Concert Hall ($49 - $62, wichitatix.com)
ABBA Mania: 8 p.m. Nov. 19 ($25-$55, selectaseat.com)
Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes: 4 and 7 p.m. Nov. 20; 1, 4 and 7 p.m. Nov. 21 ($45.50-$59.50, selectaseat.com)
Mannheim Steamroller 25th Anniversary Tour: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 28, Century II Concert Hall ($58.50, $69, wichitatix.com)
Cirque du Soleil's "Alegria": 7:30 p.m. Dec. 29 and Dec. 30; 1 and 5 p.m. on Dec. 31 and Jan. 2., Intrust Bank Arena ($35-$94, selectaseat.com)
The haunted houses in the Wichita area offer plenty of scares this Halloween season. We visited three of them House of Terrors, a 23,000-square-foot haunted house; Field of Screams, a cornfield maze populated by deviant characters and gruesome scenes; and Isle of Screams, a smaller version that includes its own demonic characters haunting a wooded trail.
The eighth annual Tallgrass Film Festival begins Friday, offering more than 100 feature and short films through Sunday at various venues, mostly in downtown Wichita. Critic Rod Pocowatchits offers his recommendations on what to watch and where to go.
Two new but very different exhibitions at the Wichita Art Museum will appeal to anyone who appreciates rich, vibrant colors and a wide array of subject matter. "Bernard Chaet: Paintings from the 1960s through the Present" is on view now,
and "British Watercolors" will open this weekend.
This weekends 10th annual Midwest Beerfest will include a festival within a festival. The events grand tasting, which is from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday in Century IIs Exhibition Hall, will allow ticketholders to sample one-ounce pours of some of the more than 350 beers, including lots of Kansas-made microbrews. Those who bring along an extra $5 can also opt to participate in Chickenfest a chicken wing contest featuring creations by local chefs and foodies.