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13 things to do in the Wichita area this weekend (Feb. 27-28, 2016)

Death by Chocolate at Exploration Place (File photo)
Death by Chocolate at Exploration Place (File photo) File photo

It’s another breath-of-spring weekend, the last of February. Here are some of the things going on Saturday and Sunday in the Wichita area:

Indoor farmers market, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Extension Education Center at 21st and Ridge Road; free admission; kansasgrowninc.com.

Gun & Knife Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Century II, 225 W. Douglas; $10; 563-927-8176.

Mini Used Book Sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Wichita Art Museum, 1400 W. Museum Blvd.; free admission; 316-268-4921, wichitaartmuseum.org.

“Under the Big Top” Family ArtVenture, including jugglers (1 to 1:30 p.m.), a screening of “Dumbo” (11:30 a.m.), and a juggling class/demo (1:45 p.m.), 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Wichita Art Musem, 1400 W. Museum Blvd.; free; 316-268-4921, wichitaartmuseum.org.

“Party Like It’s the ’70s” gallery fundraiser, 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Carriage Art Gallery, 128 E. 6th St. in Newton; $60; carriagefactoryartgallery.com, 316-284-2749.

ICT Roller Girls season opener vs. the North Texas Derby Revolution, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Cotillion, 11120 W. Kellogg; $13.50 day of event; 316-722-4201, www.thecotillion.com.

“Black Comedians on Black Comedy” lecture and comedy show, plus screening of “Why We Laugh,” 7 p.m. Saturday, Kansas African American Museum, 601 N. Water; $40, $60 for couples; 316-262-7651, tkaamuseum.net.

Death by Chocolate, samples of chocolate and savory food, dancing to Annie Up, viewing of “Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World” exhibit, open bar, 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Exploration Place, 300 N. McLean Blvd.; $85; 316-660-0620, exploration.org.

The traveling exhibit "Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World" opens at Exploration Place this weekend. The centerpiece of the exhibit is a 44-foot-long Gibson Flying V, which the Guinness Book of World Records has certified as the world's l

Bucky Fowler, 8 p.m. Saturday, Shark Bar Showroom at the Kansas Star Casino, 777 Kansas Star Drive, off I-35 at Exit 33, Mulvane; must be 21; free; 316-719-5000, kansasstarcasino.com.

Lisa Lampanelli stand-up comedy show, 8 p.m. Saturday, Orpheum Theatre, 200 N. Broadway; $29.50 to $49.50, 855-755-7328, www.selectaseat.com.

“Calendar Girls,” burlesque comedy presented by American Rose Theater, 8 p.m. Saturday, Wichita Scottish Rite Center, 332 E. First St.; must be 18, 21 to drink; $25 to $35; 785-571-4777, www.eventbrite.com.

Pipe organ concert by David Cason, 4 p.m. Sunday, East Heights United Methodist Church, 4407 E. Douglas; free; www.ehumc.org.

All Black History Gala, music, poetry, comedy, food and drinks celebrating black history for ages 21 and older, doors open 6 p.m. Sunday, show at 7:30 p.m., 40 Plus Lounge, 3926 E. 13th St.; $10 in advance, $15 at the door; www.eventbrite.com.

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