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Century 2 Performing Arts & Convention Center

The Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center is a multi-functional facility, fully accessible to all users.

Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
225 W. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS 67202
Fax: 316.303.8611
316.264.9121

Century 2 Performing Arts & Convention Center Events

Dec 10

Ballet Wichita's The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker
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Date: Friday December 10, 2021 through Sunday December 12, 2021
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: Starting at $25
Category: Theatre / Dance
Experience a magical world of dancing dolls, mischievous mice and sparkling snowflakes with Ballet Wichita's The Nutcracker.

Choreographed and directed by Ballet Wichita’s Resident Artistic Director, David Justin, the 47th annual production is a lavish fairytale and one of the holiday season's most treasured traditions.

Dates & Times:
Fri, Dec 10 - 7 p.m.
Sat, Dec 11 - 7 p.m.
Sun, Dec 12 - 2 p.m.

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Dec 15

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Best Christmas Pageant
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Date: Wednesday December 15, 2021 through Friday December 17, 2021
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $9
Category: Theatre / Dance
Wichita Children's Theatre & Dance Center returns with their annual holiday tradition. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever is a funny and memorable story that introduces an outrageous family of children who learn the Christmas story and help everyone to rediscover its true meaning.

Dates & Times:
Wed, Dec 15 - 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Thurs, Dec 16 - 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Fri, Dec 17 - 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Location:
Century II Mary Jane Teall Theater

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Dec 18

Metropolitan Ballet's The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker
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Date: Saturday December 18, 2021 through Sunday December 19, 2021
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: Starting at $15
Category: Theatre / Dance
Metropolitan Ballet is excited to return to Century II this year for in-person performances of The Nutcracker!

Featuring a cast of local and area dancers, Metropolitan Ballet is honored to bring Guest Artists from Dance Theatre of Harlem, Alicia Mae Holloway and Dylan Santos, as the Sugarplum Fairy and her Cavalier.

All ages will be delighted by the thrill of seeing a Christmas tree magically grow on stage, mice and stuffed animals come to life, and spectacular performances from characters in the Land of Sweets.

Dates & Times:
Sat, Dec 18 - 7 p.m.
Sun, Dec 19 - 2 p.m.

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Jan 8

Wichita Bridal & Event Expo 2022

Bridal Expo
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Date: Saturday January 8, 2022 through Sunday January 9, 2022
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $13 - $15; children 11 and under free
Category: Expo
Get ideas and meet vendors all in one place! Enjoy live fashion stage shows, tastings, photo ops, vendor booths, show specials, showcases and tons of fun!

Dates & Times
Sat, Jan 8: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sun, Jan 9: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

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Jan 14

2022 Cars for Charities Rod & Custom Car Show

Cars for Charities
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Date: Friday January 14, 2022 through Sunday January 16, 2022
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: $8 - $14; children 11 and younger FREE
Category: Auto / Motorsports
Be part of "a Wichita tradition since 1957!" The Cars for Charities Rod & Custom Car Show is one of the longest running indoor car shows in the country, started by car builder Darryl Starbird.

Dates & Times
Fri, Jan 14: 12 - 9 p.m.
Sat, Jan 15:10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sun, Jan 16: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Trophies at 4 p.m. Sunday

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Jan 20

Showcase of Choices and Opportunities in Wichita Public Schools

Wichita Public Schools
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Date: Thursday January 20, 2022
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: Free
Category: Educational
Wichita USD 259's Showcase of Choices and Opportunities allows parents and students to do "one-stop school shopping" to look at the different educational options the district offers. All of the district's magnet schools, alternative schools, neighborhood schools, special programs and various support departments will be in attendance at this event to assist parents with information and questions about our district.

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Mar 5

ICT Comic Con 2022

ICT Comic Con 2022
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Date: Saturday March 5, 2022 through Sunday March 6, 2022
Location: Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center
Address: 225 W. Douglas Ave., Wichita, KS, 67202
Price: TBA
Category: Convention / Conference
Captain ICT welcomes you to the 6th annual ICT Comic Con & Science Fiction Expo. Enjoy two days of fandom fun including panels, celebrity guests, vendors, gaming, art and cosplay contests, and more!

Dates & Times
Sat, March 5: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sun, March 6: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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