The Wichita Boathouse: Home of the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame

515 S Wichita St Wichita, KS
Max Capacity: 200 people
The historic Wichita Boathouse is situated in the heart of the City with dramatic views of the Arkansas River and downtown Wichita. Orginally built in the late 1920's, the building has an elaborate grand staircase, hardwood floors and a gorgeous balcony. Our banquet room is large enough to host events of 200 but cozy enough to not feel overwhelming to groups as small as 50; it is an ideal setting for any type of event!
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Banquet / Reception Area
  • Air Conditioned
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Non-Smoking
  • Open Deck Area
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major Credit Cards Accepted
  • Facility Location Setting: Located on the Arkansas River, the Boathouse is a historic Wichita building and offers an elegant setting for any event.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 250
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 1
  • Parking: Parking Open Lot Off-site
  • Seating Capacity: 220
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 3,628
  • Year Built: 1920
  • Year Renovated: 2009
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 300
$350-$6,700 per event
Your wedding vision will become a reality in NOAH’S beautiful, versatile spaces. We offer the flexibility of an open-vendor policy, and nearly every element is customizable. Plus, all the essentials are already included, so you’re not paying extra fees for those special details. Come in for a tour and picture your perfect day at NOAH’S.
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 300
When you want the location to be as special as the event! We take care of the details while you and your guests enjoy the pleasant surrounds of our tranquil Country Club environment. Reception packages include but not limited to our complimentarty Expert On-site Event Coordinator, room rental, house linens, including specialty tables draped with under table lighting, silver, glass & china. Centerpieces, dance floor, cake cutting service, champagne toast, non-alcoholic punch, custom built menu, exeptional wait staff & golf outing package for four. We also have optional white garden chairs availible for indoor or outdoor seating. Indor & outdoor ceremony options are also available.
El Dorado, KS  
Capacity: 200
We are surrounded by a beautiful country setting with the Hall having 3500 sq ft with many windows and plenty of lighting.
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 300
ABODE is a little unconventional and completely sensational. Offering 8,000 square feet of flexible event space in 3 unique and artful rooms that can easily transform into any theme or design style of your choosing. We can accommodate small groups of 25-50, up to events accommodating over 300 seated guests. Our team of event specialists, Kyle, Stefanie and Josh, will assist you with all the resources you need to create the event of your dreams! –Voted BEST VENUE in the Wichita Eagles Readers Choice award every year since we opened. –Open Catering –Stunning LED lighting system –Integrated audio/visual system with Crestron® Control 22 Bose® speakers –Two 7'x12' screens for video or slide projections –Al-a-carte or Package pricing available –Concierge service
Wichita, KS  
Capacity: 1000
$190-$690 per event
Have an event with a view! Exploration Place is your key to a versatile venue that will accommodate such varied events as receptions in the Grand Hall, ceremonies in the WaterWay Hall, presentations in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio, community events on the Festival Plaza, and company picnics in the Picnic Grove. Exploration Place's dramatic architecture and stunning views serve as a compelling background, with views of downtown Wichita and the Arkansas River.