It may be freezing outside, but we all know that Spring Break is just around the corner! Thankfully, Wichita has plenty to offer to keep all your kiddos thoroughly entertained. Here are just some of the options ICT has to offer!
March 16th – 20th | 10am – 4pm | KIDS 12 and under are FREE!!
Are the kids bored at home during Spring Break? Bring them to the gardens for Spring Break Carnival fun! Come play, explore our 18 acres, and try your luck at carnival-style games throughout the gardens (rain or shine!). Get creative with crafts, dress up in a photo booth, and don’t forget to ride the carousel!
Children 12 and younger FREE with paid adult admission or membership. Carousel tokens $3.
Spring Break Workshop offers a variety of art: ceramics, clay, textiles, acrylics, and/or paper. The theme is Emojis, and kids will make friends, have fun, learn new skills, and play games! $100 covers all materials, instruction, glazing and firing plus a snack each day. Age 7-14. Limited to 12 kids.
What are you doing for Spring Break? Come to Artcation at WAM March 17-20 where admission is only $1 per child. (kids under 5 are free!) New art activities, films & performances each afternoon from 1-4pm.
Wichita Park and Recreation
No school? No problem! Wichita Park and Rec has several different camp options during spring break with fun activities for kiddos ages 6-13! There are specialty camps with weekly fees and Kids Konnection offers daily care for $22/child and includes a morning and afternoon snack. Kids need to bring their own lunch and drink daily. For more info, check out this brochure or visit their website.
Sedgwick County Zoo
Give your kids a stay-cation with spring break at Wichita Gymnastics, March 11-14. They’ll play games, ride the zip line, wander through the maze, climb the rockwall, do the rings challenge & more! Call 634-1900 to sign up.
$15 for 1 child, $10 each sibling, 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Wichita Art Museum
Monart School of Art at the Art Park
Greater Wichita YMCA
Kansas Humane Society
Mark Arts is offering a 2020 Spring Steam Camp called “Master of Disguise,” where your little artist can learn about altering images, using distortion, and rearranging forms just like artists such as Picasso, Magritte, and M.C. Escher.
Cost: $120 ($108 for members)
Times: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Ages: 5 – 8
1 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Ages: 9 – 12
Check their website for more information.
My Gym Wichita
My Gym camp is simply the best! Children participate in energizing fitness games, themed fun, non-competitive gymnastics, arts and crafts, music and so much more. Each camp program is uniquely designed to keep your children moving and active, as we emphasize physical development and personal success. Our themes and programs change daily, so no two camp days at My Gym are ever the same. Get more information here.
A favorite family attraction, Wichita Sports Forum/Aviate also offers both full-day and half-day camp when school is out! It is organized and led by trained instructors who follow an active and healthy curriculum of organized physical activities. Lunch is provided with full day registrations. Camp is intended for those in kindergarten – 6th grade.
Museum of World Treasures
Infuse your spring break with adventurous fun at the Museum! For the price of regular admission, enjoy additional games, activities, and crafts that cater to everyone from kids to teens and adults. Explore all things dinosaurs, sharks, and fossils with a new and exciting theme and games every day of the week from 10 am to 3 pm.
Spring Break Camp at ICT Learn
At ICT Learn, kids really do get to play with their food! Join us for “Fresh Food Science” – a Spring Break Camp for 7-10 year olds! Your child will explore the world of food through hands-on STEM learning experiences!
Monday, March 16 – Thursday, March 19, 10:00-noon
Max 7 students
Enrollment includes all 4 days
Early bird $49 (by January 31)
Verbose Language Learning Center
Who needs a trip to the beach, when Verbose Campers will explore the whole world through language and culture right here in the Language Learning Center without leaving Wichita, KS? Campers will make friends, learn new games, do arts and crafts, cook and eat tasty snack recipes, sing songs, go swimming and have field-trips all through the lens of language learning. Experience the most fun, comprehensive academic camp in Wichita for $140 weekly or $35 daily. Get more information here.
Quest: Academic Adventures
Saturday, March 28 | Grades 4-7
9:30 AM to 2:30 PM | $50 per child*
Join us for a Saturday of learning and fun! Quest is an opportunity for students to engage in an in-depth, day-long scholarly adventure. Led by Collegiate’s masterful teachers, students will have the chance to explore topics of interest in new and exciting ways. Classes include Creative Writing, Coding with Scrath, Mini Med School, and so much more! *Limited scholarships are available. Please contact Kathy Rukes at (316) 771-2224 for more information.
Details and registration: https://www.wcsks.com/admissions/events/quest
Looking for pay-by-the-day activities with a bit more flexibility? Try one of these!
Great Plains Transportation Museum
Jumpy Jump Land
Kansas Aviation Museum
Old Cowtown Museum
Sedgwick County Historical Museum
Tanganyika Wildlife Park
Great Plains Nature Center