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!
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Non-Smoking
  • Open Deck Area
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • 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
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The Hudson is committed to providing a truly unique experience for whatever your event needs may be. Built in 1950, our values, attention to detail, and unparalleled customer service , are those of a simpler time that is reflected in every aspect of who we are as a company, even the architecture of our facility. We believe in the power of families, colleagues and friends coming together, to celebrate in all aspects : mind, body, and spirit. We are a 350 + capacity event venue located in downtown Wichita in the Commerce Street art district. To give you an idea of the classic style you'll see in our expansive venue... exposed brick walls, arched vaulted ceilings with steel beam rafters, crystal chandeliers, subway tiles, polished concrete floors, and preserved architectural features from Wichita's past. With a new outdoor stage and new 115 space parking lot being built behind our facility, and a one of a kind street art box car, we are THE space in Wichita, KS to host your celebrations.